shop lead mechanic resume example with 20+ years of experience

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

Experienced lead mechanic with over 30 years of experience in mechanics and transportation. Excellent reputation for resolving problems and improving customer satisfaction. Enthusiastic leader eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in transportation.

  • Documentation
  • Inspection procedures
  • Steering systems
  • Fluid adjustments
  • Oil changes
  • Transmissions
  • Auto and engine repair
  • Brake systems
  • Vehicle checklists
  • Fleet Management
  • Auto diagnostics
  • Good listening skills
  • Adaptability
  • Critical thinking
  • Teamwork
Work History
Shop Lead Mechanic, 08/2007 to Current
Custom Computer Specialists, Inc.New York City, NY,
  • Maintained cleanliness, safety and efficiency of garage.
  • Diagnosed mechanical failures to determine and delegate corrective actions.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed faults with vehicle systems and components using OEM-specific code readers, diagnostic trees and online knowledgebase.
  • Requisitioned materials and supplies such as tools, equipment and replacement parts.
  • Determined schedules and assignments of work activities for [Number]-member team, considering work priority, availability of equipment and skill of personnel.
  • Promoted workplace safety by examining tools and equipment and providing employee safety training to prevent unsafe conditions.
  • Wrote work orders and updated accounts in workshop computer.
  • Trained and coached junior employees on procedures for completing various types of repairs and maintenance on cars and light trucks.
  • Completed diversified electrical work on automotive equipment such as servicing and installing batteries and terminals, repairing and adjusting lights and repairing generators and starters.
  • Delegated jobs to subordinates and monitored quality of work.
  • Inspected completed repairs to check for accuracy and functionality and maintain customer satisfaction.
  • Operated specialized equipment such as laptops and gynesis to test electronics and computer control systems.
Technician, 07/2003 to 08/2007
Northrop GrummanEdwards Air Force Base, CA,
  • Performed adjustments, calibrations and inspections for automotive products.
  • Read manuals and manufacturer instructions to effectively install and troubleshoot devices.
  • Performed routine maintenance
  • Executed diagnostics, troubleshooting and evaluations on cars and trucks
  • Completed all job reports and logs immediately following service .
  • Perform complex mechanical alignments and calibration of equipment to quality standards.
  • Engaged with customers daily regarding purchases, troubleshooting issues and warranties.
Foreman, 06/1990 to 07/2003
Catholic Health ServicesMiami Lakes, FL,
  • Worked alongside team to accomplish work goals according to schedule.
  • Completed final walkthroughs at job sites to close out projects.
  • Planned each job with appropriate safety measures, addressing weight limits and fall protection.
  • Kept teams properly supplied with materials, tools, plans and supplementary assistance to meet project deadlines.
  • Performed job safety analysis on daily basis to mitigate risks for all workers and visitors to job sites.
  • Prepared daily time cards and assisted in preparation work .
  • Ordered necessary supplies and materials.
  • Assigned daily duties to each employee based upon individual strengths. repaired and maintained trucks and equipment.
Mechanic, 06/1987 to 07/1988
Wyatt BuickCity, STATE,
  • Replaced damaged, missing or defective parts with new and refurbished components.
  • Completed full vehicle inspections to check for leaks, damage or other issues of concern.
  • Performed diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures to find and identify root causes of mechanical issues.
  • Performed routine maintenance and repairs using hand and power tools to maximize reliability.
  • Operated tools, equipment and machinery according to prescribed safety procedures.
  • Inspected vehicles and evaluated condition of systems, equipment, lights and accessories.
  • Inspected and tested vehicles and completed preventive maintenance such as engine tune-ups, oil changes, tire rotations, wheel balancing and filter replacement.
High School Diploma: , Expected in to Pittsylvania County Technical Center - Chatham, VA,
  • Coursework in agricultural machinery ,welding and painting
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1987 to Tunstall High School - Dry Fork, VA
: Grades 8-9, Expected in 06/1984 to Blairs Middle School - Blairs Va,
: Grades K-7, Expected in 06/1982 to Coates Elementary - Danville Va,
  • Class A cdl with n,p,s,t endorsements.
  • Automotive a/c certification
Additional Information

class A cdl with n,p,s,t,endorsements. Assist director of transportation with accidents , assigning vehicles for trips . I also assist in approval and repair of bus parking and turnarounds of buses. Communicate with drivers and principles in radio to help resolve problems during morning and evening commute . Prepare work orders and schedule bus driver appointments for bus inspections and repair.

I am very interested to learn and grow in the school system and transportion.

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School Attended

  • Pittsylvania County Technical Center
  • Tunstall High School
  • Blairs Middle School
  • Coates Elementary

Job Titles Held:

  • Shop Lead Mechanic
  • Technician
  • Foreman
  • Mechanic


  • High School Diploma
  • High School Diploma

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