pesticide applicator resume example with 5+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

Enthusiastic Military Veteran eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of preventative maintenance and Inspection/Diagnoses on maintenance and construction equipment. Motivated to learn, grow and excel into new industries and opportunities. Looking to relocate and willingness to relocate nationwide.

  • Record-keeping
  • Effective communication skills
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Problem Resolution
  • Team Building
  • Organization
  • Team Management
  • Supervision
  • Budgets
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Quick Learner
Basic Engineering Common Core Great Lakes, IL, Expected in 08/2016 Engineering Professional Apprenticeship : Engineering Mechanics - GPA :
Searcy High School Searcy, AR Expected in 05/2011 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Work History
Cox Enterprises - Auto Body Technician
Huntington Beach, CA, 08/2021 - 01/2022
  • Replaced and repaired vehicle parts according to work order instructions.
  • Inspected new parts and areas of repair to verify correctness and quality.
  • Maintaining shop inventory according to set standards and rectified discrepancies.
  • Received and logged incoming parts orders.
  • Welded and finished body pieces on repairs with great skill and accuracy.
  • Assembled machines and mechanics according to instructions.
  • Operated tools, equipment and machinery according to prescribed safety procedures.
  • Developed and maintained courteous and effective working relationships.
  • Removed surface imperfections, applied special undercoats and sealed seams to ready surfaces for paint application.
  • Performed buffing and finishing duties at end of each paint job.
  • Maintained equipment functionality with regular inspections, disassemblies and cleaning of component parts.
  • Optimized paint adhesion with proper primer application.
  • Met exacting tolerances when sanding and sealing final finishes.
  • Prepared vehicles by removing unnecessary accessories and applying protections to adjacent surfaces.
  • Assisted denting personnel with taking out dents and sags to achieve smooth surface.
  • Operated hand-held spray guns and automated spray paint.
  • Organized safe and compliant disposal of hazardous materials to protect team members and local environment from damage.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Pesticide Applicator
Anchorage, AK, 03/2021 - 07/2021
  • Used proper PPE and safety protocols for personal health and safety of other staff.
  • Maintained knowledge of equipment necessary to complete jobs, acquiring new skills and techniques.
  • Cleaned and prepared surfaces for pesticide application with exacting accuracy.
  • Completed projects with attention to strict respiratory health standards to avoid accidents.
  • Cleaned and prepared equipment necessary for projects.
  • Monitored quality control and trends to report to job site supervisor.
  • Treated areas with pesticides to alleviate bugs and other pests and destroy weeds.
  • Combined chemicals and mixed fertilizers, carefully observing all manufacturer instructions, to create proper mixtures and maintain safety.
  • Observed company safety guidelines and maintained tight timetables when applying chemicals, lifting heavy objects and operating equipment.
  • Delivered exemplary service to all customers, encouraging repeat business, positive feedback and long-term loyalty.
  • Inspected vehicles and equipment every day and performed minor repair work to maintain optimal functionality and longevity.
  • Cleaned or serviced machinery for operating efficiency using water, gasoline or hand tools.
  • Represented company professionally by dressing appropriately, being organized and arriving on time for every appointment.
Primoris Services Corporation - Environmental Duck Technician
TX, State, 08/2020 - 12/2020
  • Observation of water fowl across four locations
  • Capture of 12 different types of water fowl
  • Rehabilitation of captured water fowl found in chemical water containment ponds
  • Release of rehabilitated water fowl into fresh water sources
  • Log of twelve different types of water fowl in four locations.
  • Operated and navigated air boat and company vehicle throughout locations.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
Terry R. Pitt Construction - Field Mechanic
City, STATE, 10/2019 - 03/2020
  • Maintained meticulous records of all repair work that was made to machines and equipment.
  • Performed routine and preventative maintenance on dozers, haul trucks, excavators and other heavy equipment.
  • Replaced defective wiring systems, hydraulics and braking systems to return machines to service.
  • Used hand tools to disassemble equipment, perform repair work and then reassemble parts.
  • Analyzed malfunctioning equipment and determined type of repairs required.
  • Removed worn or faulty components for replacement or repair.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
U.S Navy - Machinist Mate Third Class/Work Center Supervisor
City, STATE, 09/2015 - 09/2019
  • Studied daily blueprints, work instruction, sketches, drawings and manuals to determine machine dimensions and tolerances accurately.
  • Safely operated heavy machinery such as pumps, fans, governors and gear reducers without incident.
  • Trained over 30 team members in mechanical equipment and system knowledge leading to over 30 qualifications.
  • Replenished fluids and performed preventative maintenance on diesel cummins engines, preventing possible motor stalls or failure to start/run.
  • Closely monitored equipment to detect and report malfunctions and prevent accidents.
  • Awarded Naval Achievement Medal for outstanding achievement/meritorious service.
  • Supervised team of 30 staff members.
  • Promoted to Work Center Supervisor when Qualified personnel were unavailable for demonstrating exceptional leadership skills
  • Supervised maintenance tasking and scheduling to ten team members over eight months with zero failures to perform or improper performance.
  • Replaced mechanical seals on five-pump motors with zero failure after restart.
  • Overhauled air conditioning compressor motor saving $260,000 in contractor cost.
  • Trouble-shot crank case for failure to operate, leading to the replacement of number 3 piston on the compression assembly.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Basic Engineering Common Core
  • Searcy High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Auto Body Technician
  • Pesticide Applicator
  • Environmental Duck Technician
  • Field Mechanic
  • Machinist Mate Third Class/Work Center Supervisor


  • Engineering Professional Apprenticeship
  • High School Diploma

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