railroad repair technician resume example with 19+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Certified Plant Operator with 18 years in gas, water and power plants. Proven ability to meet production deadlines.
  • Safety-oriented
  • Operation records maintenance
  • Materials handling training
  • Machinery inspector
  • Quality control
  • Results-oriented
  • Self-motivated
  • Efficient
Arvin High School Arvin, CA Expected in 1984 High School Diploma : General - GPA :
 3.0 GPA
Manufacturing Operations Management Certificate
Earned forklift operator training certificate. Closely monitored  steam boilers, hot water boilers, chillers and cooling towers.
Visron Technical - Railroad Repair Technician
City, STATE, 01/2015 - Current
  • Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul railroad rolling stock, mine cars, or mass transit rail cars.
  • Adjust repaired or replaced units as needed to ensure proper operation.
  • Disassemble units such as water pumps, control valves, and compressors so that repairs can be made.
  • Inspect components such as bearings, seals, gaskets, wheels, and coupler assemblies to determine if repairs are needed.
  • Inspect the interior and exterior of rail cars coming into rail yards in order to identify defects and to determine the extent of wear and damage.
  • Repair and maintain electrical and electronic controls for propulsion and braking systems.
KSI Industries Bakersfield Ca - Pipe / Structural Welder
, , 02/2013 - 08/2014
  • Constructed and Modified Piping Systems.
  • Able to understand isometric drawings and layout.
  • cut, prep, bevel and fit up pipe.
  • Ability to consistently pass x-ray or dye penetrant.
  • 6-G certified using 6010 for root, hot pass and 7018 for filler and cap.
  • Use various welding processes including SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding), FCAW (Flux Cored Arc Welding), and GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding).
  • Safely operate plasma cutter, torch, forklift, scissor lift, and man lift.
  • Securely assembled and weld all structures including pipe supports, catwalks, and stairs with hand rails.
  • Followed all safety practices and procedures provided by employer.
Occidental Elk Hills - Head Plant Operator
City, STATE, 03/2001 - 02/2013
  • Trained new operators and implemented new division operator training program to improve retention rates and increase production. Monitored process units and quality control testing performance for plant processes and water quality sampling. Maintained proper chemical inventories. Experience working with process distillation and equipment controls such as PLC's and DCS, Delta V, Wonderware, Maximo.
  • Maintained compressor parameters by checking inlet pressure, oil, temps.
  • Experience with TEG dehydrator, PD/ centrifugal pumps, heat transfer equipment.
  • Monitor and maintained cooling tower.
  • Successfully handle upset conditions.
  • Troubleshoot problem areas to diagnose any repairs.
  • Monitored chromatograph system to opJessicaize and make adjustments on temperature, pressure, level, flow rate or transfer of Natural Gas to meet production targets and product quality specs.
  • Preform LOTO on all systems for repairs.
  • Heavily involved in startup and maintaining all process distillation Systems and equipment.
  • Demonstrate and promoted safe work practices for employees and facility .Keep detailed log of all maintenance and changes made in plant.
  • Excellent communication with company personnel.
  • Comply with all environmental health, safety, and security management policies.
Excellent communication skills, environmental health, forklift certified, Natural Gas, and  oil experience, personal, processes quality repairs for , safety oriented, Excellent Troubleshoot skills, Welding, x-ray

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School Attended

  • Arvin High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Railroad Repair Technician
  • Pipe / Structural Welder
  • Head Plant Operator


  • High School Diploma

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