section foreman resume example with 17+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
  • C:
  • Date of Birth:
  • India:
  • :
  • single:
  • :

Detail-oriented and reliable work ethic Section Foreman with 12 years of railroad experience. Skilled at managing front line maintenance operations in constructing, inspecting, maintaining, and repairing multiple FRA classes of railroad track, Maintenance of Way equipment and rail cars. Proficient in performing both preventative maintenance and emergency maintenance while keeping safety a priority.

  • Supply ordering proficiency
  • Continuous improvements
  • Workforce training
  • Safety procedures
  • Team collaboration
  • Maintenance procedures
  • Effective communication skills
  • Safe equipment operation
  • Heavy equipment operator
  • Air brake systems
  • Inspection skills
  • PPE use
  • Supervision & leadership
  • Safety regulations
Section Foreman, 06/2022 - Current
Raising Cane's Sugar Land, TX,
  • Adhered to safety and quality standards.
  • Supervise employees, pitching in to assist with tasks during peak periods and team member absences.
  • Surveyed site locations to determine best plans and assess potential problems.
  • Assigned tasks to employees and monitored productivity, performance and task completion.
  • Read and interpreted work order specifications and information to plan, schedule and carry out jobs effectively.
  • Conducted training in equipment operations and safety procedures, briefing employees of hazards associated with work.
  • Delegated tasks to multiple employees while maintaining efficient workplace.
Railroad Track Laborer, 03/2020 - 06/2022
Csx Hazard, KY,
  • Inspected parts of tracks to identify areas needing repair or maintenance service.
  • Operated single- or multiple-head spike driving machines to drive spikes into ties and secure rails.
  • Lubricated machines, changed oil and filled hydraulic reservoirs to specified levels.
  • Completed maintenance and repairs on tracks and adjacent equipment.
  • Welded newly laid track parts to existing parts and verified proper joining and work quality.
  • Set up equipment and welded parts according to welding chart specifications and type.
  • Monitored fitting, burning and welding processes to avoid overheating parts, warping, shrinking, distortion and expansion of materials.
  • Repaired structures by dismantling, reshaping and reassembling metal components with cutting torches and hand tools.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Diagnosed equipment malfunctions and performed repairs to restore equipment and maintain uptime.
  • Maintained compliance with internal and regulatory safety standards.
Carman, 03/2010 - 03/2020
Jeld-Wen Ks, KS,
  • Verified efficient, safe and compliant operations by conducting multiple railcar inspections per shift.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Performed Locomotive 92 day inspections.
  • Tested air brakes using single car testers and reported concerns to supervisor for immediate attention.
  • Completed accurate repairs by reading and interpreting technical documentation and job work orders.
  • Performed emergency and regular maintenance on rail cars to optimize functionality.
  • Prepared accurate and complete inspection reports and work order paperwork to fulfill recordkeeping and regulatory requirements.
  • Repaired and replaced worn and defective parts.
  • Identified problems during daily work inspections and addressed concerns.
  • Inspected vehicles to assess damage and functionality, recommend changes and issue violation notices.
Millwright, 01/2006 - 03/2010
Alabama State Docks City, STATE,
  • Maintained clean and environmentally safe work area.
  • Performed pre-shift and post-shift equipment inspections and accurately completed reports to support company policy.
  • Performed heavy equipment operations safely resulting in minimal complaints or incidents.
  • Followed signals from ground crew and other operators to safely move materials and prevent dangerous interactions or missed cues.
  • Loaded and offloaded rocks, debris and other materials from heavy equipment.
  • Followed safety regulations while operating equipment to achieve safe conduct.
  • Inspected and repaired equipment to maintain durability and optimal performance.
  • Used welding skills to help repair and maintain heavy-duty machinery.
  • Welded components in flat, vertical or overhead positions.
  • Determined equipment and welding methods, applying knowledge of metallurgy, geometry and welding techniques.
  • Worked closely with structural ironworkers, ornamental Ironworkers, riggers and machinery movers, enabling clear and safe cross-functional operations.
  • Aligned and connected structural components to create safe, long-lasting results.
  • Determined safety risks associated with projects and implemented precautions to address risks.
  • Collaborated with construction foreman to establish and confirm task sequences and reinforcing requirements.
  • Fabricated steel frames, columns, beams and girders according to blueprints or instructions from supervisors.
Education and Training
: Class A CDL, Expected in 2021
Bishop State Community College - Mobile, AL,
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2003
Jackson Academy - Jackson, AL,
Status -
: Welding, Expected in
Wesco - Mobile, AL
Status -

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Bishop State Community College
  • Jackson Academy
  • Wesco

Job Titles Held:

  • Section Foreman
  • Railroad Track Laborer
  • Carman
  • Millwright


  • High School Diploma

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: