I am a dedicated, punctual, hardworking individual looking for a new career. I have spent the past twenty-two years working for the City of Escondido, CA in their water department. I started there in an entry level position, and quickly demonstrated my commitment to a strong work ethic. I promoted several times throughout my career.
Current CDL license
Familiarity with DOT regulations
Map reading and navigation skills
Safe driver in adverse conditions
Valid Class A Commercial Driver's License
Adept at recordkeeping
Strong math aptitude
Air Brake Certification
Senior Water Distribution Supervisor01/2006 to 11/2013 City of Escondido – Escondido,
CA Planned, scheduled, and supervised daily work activities of staff in a dynamic work environment. Administrative duties including but not limited to, completing employee performance evaluations, investigation of and completion of personal injury accident and vehicle accident reports, review and approval of payroll timecards, purchasing of equipment, tools and materials, authorizing bill payments to vendors, and scheduling of training for staff. Provided excellent customer service to the 150,000 residents of the community. Responded to emergency call-outs as needed.
Water Distribution Supervisor02/2002 to 01/2006 City of Escondido – Escondido,
CA Planned, scheduled, and supervised daily work activities of staff. Evaluate and rated employee performance. Review and approval of bi-weekly payroll timecards. Review of daily work reports and job costs. Provided billing information when appropriate. Purchased equipment and materials. Review and approval of vendor invoices to be paid. Scheduled training classes for staff.
Senior Water Distribution Technician12/1995 to 02/2002 City of Escondido – Escondido,
CA Lead subordinate staff in the daily operation and maintenance of the water distribution system. Provided field training for staff on proper safety practices, and the use of tools and equipment. Instructed staff on standard operating procedures as they related to the maintenance and repair of the water system. Performed simple, and very complex water system shutdowns for both system maintenance and major construction projects. Performed water quality sampling and testing. Operated heavy equipment including dump trucks, water truck, loaders, backhoes, a truck mounted crane, pipe hauler, and skid steer. Repaired and replaced water meters, services, blow offs, fire hydrants, air vacuum breakers, and other appurtenances as required. Completed daily work reports and job cost sheets.
Water Distribution Technician07/1991 to 12/1995 City of Escondido – Escondido,
CA Under direction, and general supervision performed a variety of tasks related to the maintenance and repair of a water distribution system. Operated heavy equipment including dump trucks, a water truck, backhoes, a truck mounted crane, a pipe hauler, and trenching machine. Removed asphalt as needed using saw cutting machines, jackhammers, and backhoes. Repaired, replaced and installed new water mains and appurtenances as needed using a variety of hand and power tools. Completed soils back filling and compaction. Repaired, or replaced asphalt as needed. Completed daily work reports.
High School Diploma: General Studies1983Roscommon High School
Water Distribution and Water TreatmentPalomar College- Escondido,
Water SupervisionMichigan State University, on-line