operator resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Organized Operator skilled in equipment operations, safety and quality initiatives. Experienced with equipment maintenance, inspections and basic repairs. Team player and clear communicator.

I am an organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. I have the willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

My goal is to seek and maintain full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills.

  • Machine Setup and Shutdown
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Effective Communication
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Operations and Procedural Knowledge
  • Operational Efficiency and Safety
  • Operational Requirements
  • Work Scheduling
  • Production Work
  • Operational Support
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Maintenance and Repair
  • Safety Protocols
  • Blueprint and Schematics Interpretation
  • Measuring Tools
  • Operational Manuals
  • Operating Mowers and Tractors
  • Pallet Jacks
  • Checking and Gauging
  • General Housekeeping
  • Visual Inspections
  • Production Documentation
  • Packing Slip Verification
  • Manufacturing Procedures
  • Operations and Logistics
  • Warehouse Operations
  • Preparing Shipments
  • Quality Inspections
Work History
In Home Health Services, 02/2022 - Current
Mississippi Lime , , Brawley, CA
  • Assisted patient with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Traveled to clients' homes to complete healthcare services and promote continuity of care.
  • Provided mobility assistance such as walking and regular exercising.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to accurately document and report patient progress.
  • Offered patients and families emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Provided transportation and appointments management.
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Transported clients for medical and personal outings.
  • Helped clients with managed home care, ensuring efficacy of care by monitoring health status.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
Tree Trimmer, 01/2019 - 03/2019
U.S. Army Active Duty , , Winterhaven, CA
  • Prepped trimming tools by sharpening shears, grinders and saw teeth.
  • Trimmed greenery, shrubs and hedges to maintain uniform appearance.
  • Mixed and sprayed fertilizers, herbicides and insecticides onto shrubs, trees and grass.
  • Interpreted job site supervisor's orders and technical documentation to complete accurate work.
  • Removed dead and excess branches from trees.
  • Chopped and trimmed trees and operated chipping equipment for limbs.
  • Operated shredding and chipping equipment and fed limbs and brush into machines.
  • Applied protective sealants to trees with unsealed or vulnerable surfaces.
  • Worked flexible hours; night, weekend, and holiday shifts.
  • Performed duties in accordance with applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
  • Worked around Coachella valley,with commute daily
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Trimmed greenery, shrubs and hedges to maintain uniform appearance
Combat Engineer, 09/2007 - 09/2008
USBP , ,
  • Attended and graduated from Geographic engineering.
  • Attended and graduated from structural engineering
  • Prepared teams for combat operations by bringing in and effectively training top talent.
  • Located mines through both visual means and use of mine detectors, neutralizing all enemy threats and booby traps.
  • Conducted ground reconnaissance for roads, bridges and tunnels and reported findings to commander
  • Placed explosives and performed mine-sweeping activities on land.
  • Trained in use of tear gas, passive ordnance and explosives.
  • Operated multiple types of heavy equipment to prepare roads, runways and bunkers.
  • Managed team of 5 personnel in mine-clearing operations, resulting in zero injuries.
  • Prepared and submitted personnel, ordnance and operational reports
  • Worked in dirty and uncomfortable conditions, sometimes in dangerous, deployed locations
  • Trained in conflict resolution among subordinates, equals and superiors
  • Dealt with inter-company conflicts to remove obstacles to troop readiness
Mechanic/ Equipment Operator, 10/1998 - 12/2000
Company Name , , Brawley, California
  • Replaced damaged, missing or defective parts with new and refurbished components.
  • Performed diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures to find and identify root causes of mechanical issues.
  • Completed full vehicle inspections to check for leaks, damage or other issues of concern.
  • Inspected and tested vehicles and completed preventive maintenance such as engine tune-ups, oil changes.
  • Inspected and tested equipment to locate worn and damaged parts.
  • Kept equipment in good working order by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns and maintaining supplies.
  • Planted sugar beets, wheat and alfalfa.
  • Planting with various implements: planter shaper,drill planter,etc.
  • Directed co-workers to their daily assignments, after receiving orders from employer.
  • Worked in the shop as needed.
Mechanic/ Operator, 03/1997 - 09/2000
Company Name , , Brawley, California
  • Fed raw materials into machines.
  • Set up machines to start production cycles and controlled machine settings.
  • Inspected machine parts with measuring tools.
  • Maintained organized work area by cleaning and removing hazards.
  • Inspected products and machines to maintain quality and efficiency.
  • Performed general equipment maintenance and repair to minimize downtime.
  • Assembled parts and components using (stick) welding techniques.
  • Assembled combine header according to changing daily work orders and/or specific customer needs.
  • Implemented updated operating procedures for John Deere combine machine and adjusted use to increase productivity and longevity.
  • Followed all John Deere instructions on maintenance of Combines 9600
  • Employed MIG welding techniques to assemble parts and components.
  • Assisted in grain mill operations.
Tractor Operator, 09/1997 - 09/2000
Company Name , , Brawley, CA
  • Maintained tractor in good working order and regularly inspected and cleaned attachments.
  • Operated John Deere tractors to complete various assignments.
  • Operated hydraulic and mechanical controls to expertly move and control powerful attachments.
  • Moved equipment between job locations, following traffic rules to prevent incidents and quickly reach new sites.
  • Repaired tractors and mechanical equipment.
  • Adjusted machinery and notified supervisors of malfunctions.
  • Under supervision of John Cook,learned ranch operations.
  • Winter employment.
Welder/ Mill Assistant, 03/1997 - 07/1997
Company Name , , Imperial, CA
  • Welded in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions.
  • Clamped, held, tack-welded, heat-bent and bolted component parts to achieve required configurations and positions.
  • Inspected welds and checked critical measurements to meet specifications.
  • Salvaged and rebuilt parts to achieve cost savings and reduce waste.
  • Managed repair and maintenance schedule to organize shop and maintain equipment.
  • Operated dump station at harvest time.
  • Assembled plant operations at early stages,while change of ownership was done.
Auto Electrician, 02/1989 - 08/1995
Company Name , , Brawley, CA
  • Learned and maintained proper safety procedures in shop and with each repair or maintenance action.
  • Read and interpreted technical documentation such as drawings and diagrams.
  • Performed semi-skilled and skilled work under direction of fully qualified auto electrician.
  • Created detailed estimates and accurate work order documentation, factoring in labor costs and materials needed to successfully complete high-quality work.
  • Serviced and repaired pumps, starters, motors and other types of electrical equipment through rebuild and replacement.
  • Tracked diagnostic results and collaborated with clients to resolve issues.
  • Spoke with various customers weekly to determine nature of vehicular malfunctions.
  • Installed new wiring and connections to complete connections and bypass cable faults.
  • Tested starters, alternators and generators for proper functioning.
Operator, 03/2000 - Current
Company Name , , Brawley, CA
  • Fed raw materials into machines.
  • Kept accurate records of defective units or products.
  • Set up machines to start production cycles and controlled machine settings.
  • Performed general equipment maintenance and repair to minimize downtime.
  • Calibrated machines to maintain required productivity levels and adherence to quality standards.
  • Changed out parts, fixed systems and refurbished elements to complete repairs on different types of small engines.
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Proved successful working within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere.
  • Inspected products and machines to maintain quality and efficiency.
  • Inspected combines on early tear down,repaired and re-inspected.
  • Under guidance of chief mechanics, USDA inspections were passed.
Senior Patrol Agent, 04/2000 - 03/2006
Company Name , , Yuma,Az
  • Surveilled land borders from covert locations to detect and apprehend undocumented aliens and smugglers.
  • Conducted traffic patrols and vehicle checks to identify people attempting to illegally cross United States border.
  • Utilized infrared scopes during nighttime surveillance to detect presence of unauthorized people attempting entry into United States.
  • Rendered necessary medical assistance to undocumented aliens and arranged transport to medical facility in emergency situations.
  • Prevented illegal trafficking of people and narcotics.
Associate In Electronics Engineering : Low Voltage Tech,comms., Expected in 02/2023
U.A.B.C in Mexicali,BC,MEX - Mexicali,BajaCalifornia Mexico,
Status -
  • Continuing education in low voltage engineering.
Associate Of Applied Science: Small Engine Mechanics And Repair Technology, Expected in 02/2022
U.A.B.C - Mexicali,B.C.Mexico,
Status -
: Welding /fabrication, Expected in 08/2020
C.E.T. Center For Jobs Training - El Centro,Ca,
Status -
  • Received Department of Agriculture Grant.
  • Awarded letter of completion.
  • Member of American Welders Society
Associate In Engineering Technology: Building Construction Technology, Expected in 01/2008
U.S.Army Engineer School - Fort Leonard Wood, MO,
Status -
Federal Agent: Immigration Law ,Crimminal Law, Expected in 03/2001
USBP Academy - Charleston,South Carolina,
Status -
  • Member of United States Border Patrol Union
  • Received Diploma of Academy.
Diploma: General Studies, Expected in 03/1989
Brawley Union High School - Brawley, CA,
Status -

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School Attended

  • U.A.B.C in Mexicali,BC,MEX
  • U.A.B.C
  • C.E.T. Center For Jobs Training
  • U.S.Army Engineer School
  • USBP Academy
  • Brawley Union High School

Job Titles Held:

  • In Home Health Services
  • Tree Trimmer
  • Combat Engineer
  • Mechanic/ Equipment Operator
  • Mechanic/ Operator
  • Tractor Operator
  • Welder/ Mill Assistant
  • Auto Electrician
  • Operator
  • Senior Patrol Agent


  • Associate In Electronics Engineering
  • Associate Of Applied Science
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Associate In Engineering Technology
  • Federal Agent
  • Diploma

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