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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
Professional Summary

Enthusiastic Trades Technician eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of job description and knowledge to complete any task. With continue learning with training in Trades Technician classes. I'm motivated to learn, grow and excel in daily occupational life.

  • Certificate in First Aid (CPR)
  • Customer Service Excellence in the Educational Setting
  • Basic Wastewater Licensure Review
  • NCCER Core
  • Welding Design & Fabrication Class( Currently enrolled)
  • Certified Welder Fabricator
  • Tech. Computer Applications
  • Safety Compliance
  • Weeding Gardens
  • Watering Lawns and Trees
  • Transplanting and Potting Plants
  • Planting Flowers and Bushes
  • Operating Mowers and Tractors
  • Work Orders
  • Lawn Aeration
  • Preventive and Reparative Maintenance
  • Tree Trimming and Cutting Branches
  • Pruning and Scrubbing
  • Landscaping Plans
  • Fertilizing
  • Landscape design
  • Student guidance and assistance
  • Facilities maintenance
  • Lifts 0-33% pounds
  • Climbing ladder/stairs daily.
  • Friendly
  • Trash Removal
  • Daily Cleaning and Sanitation
  • Painting
  • Heavy lifting
  • Training & Development
Work History
Trades Technician , 11/2018 to Current
New Hanover County ManagerWilmington, NC,
  • Assisted with large crowds on events such as Home Craft Days, Graduation Ceremony's, Nursing Graduation Pinning Ceremony's , COVID-19 vaccination, Recognizing Meeting Event, Mountain Music school at CWIA.
  • Assist facilities preparation of tent assembles/disassemble of large gathering tents, event tables/chairs for refreshments and entertainment for gatherings with as many or more 3,000-5,000 guests and Graduation ceremony's.
  • Cared for lawns by mulching, aerating, weeding, grubbing and trimming and edging around walks, walls and flower beds.
  • Arranged fall/winter decorations, including holiday lights, corn stalks, pumpkins, flowers, wreaths and garlands.
  • Assisted with holiday decoration builds.
  • Inspected facility and building grounds to identify areas requiring maintenance and repair or posing safety hazards.
  • Used trimmers and chainsaws for grounds maintenance, to clear brush and for tree removal due to storm damage and hazards from growth decay.
  • Used shears, pruners and chainsaws to prune and trim hedges and shrubs for better plant health.
  • Removed outdoor debris, including yard clippings into compost bin to properly maintain grounds.
  • Operated snow plow to properly remove snow from campus roadways, applied appropriate deicer material on pathways.
  • Changed out forklift fuel tanks and connected fuel lines back properly checked for signs of fuel leaks before operating.
  • Received cargo by lifting and moving it using hand trucks and pallet jacks.
  • Identified damages and report shortages or quality deficiencies,
  • Transported goods between maintenance locations according to shipment addressed.
  • Unloaded and stacked materials by raising and lowering lifting devices.
  • Maneuvered forklift safely in congested and confined areas using proper safety procedures.
  • Operated all heavy equipment properly according to employer safety specifications such as, Tractor backhoe, front end loader, fork lift, zero turn lawn mowers, walk behind lawn mower, front tine garden tillers, string trimmers, leaf blowers wood chipper, sidewalk edger.
  • Cleaned and graded ditches, drainage structures, highway shoulders and slopes.
  • Set up and operated hand and power tools, including shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.
  • Chose appropriate lumber and supplies for specific projects based on wood species, project type, client needs and budgets.
  • Compared and matched color, grain and texture to select wood, veneer and laminate materials.
  • Trimmed sections of new construction to meet existing structure or joints to fit together tightly.
  • Completed hardware installations and reassembled finished products.
  • Utilized diverse hand tools to fabricate and assemble fixtures and cabinets.
  • Set up and safely operated woodworking equipment, including routers, table saws and belt sanders, sliding Compound Miter Saw, Drills – 2 battery and one corded, Random Orbital Sander, Handheld Belt Sander, Thickness Planer, Benchtop Drill Press, Scroll Saw,Circular Saw, Jig Saw, Air compressor, Band Saw, Benchtop grinder, Corded Hand Grinders, Hand Drill, Impact Drill, Hammer Drill, Brad Nailer, Jack Hammer.
  • Applied primer, paints, varnishes and lacquers to walls and surfaces using brushes,and paint rollers.
  • Climbed scaffolding, staging, ladders and planks to reach work area surfaces and observed safety protocols to prevent falls.
  • Taped around windows and fixtures prior to painting walls.
  • Protected all surfaces from damage and spills by using drop cloths prior to and during painting.
  • Applied putty, wood filler, spackling and caulks to prep uneven surfaces and fill in holes.
  • Mixed and matched paints according to certain classroom needs.
  • Obtained correct dimensions and specifications by properly measuring areas.
  • Applied exterior caulking to building joints and seams.
  • Applied and spread loam and garden soil to prepare spaces for vegetable gardens, planted seeds and cultivated vegetables at MECC Agriculture Research ground.
  • Established new composting bin services and on-site within the campus college grounds. Allows the improvement of soil's nutritional elements for the proper growth of beneficial microbes.
  • Worked flexible hours; night, weekend, for special/holiday events.
Fabrication Welder, 02/2014 to 11/2021
ChromaloxLavergne, TN,
  • Repairing pipes during a shutdown, which occurs when the pipeline or facility is shutdown.
  • Pipefitting, performing temporary repairs, and inspecting welds to ensure a proper fit using electronic or X-ray equipment.
  • Welding pipelines in a power or chemical plant, industrial or water facilities, or in the oil and gas industry, where you may work with outdoor pipes or inside refineries .
  • Checked angle of pipe on angle table.
  • Read and followed blueprints and weld diagrams.
  • Shutdown welders work under safety (OSHA) regulations and guidelines.
  • Operate various power tools, hand tools, plasma cutters, grinders, impact guns, hydraulic jacks.
  • OSHA regulations for a hotwork permit in fire prevention and protection.
  • Assembled structural forms such as boiler parts and pressure vessels.
  • Welded in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions.
  • Worked in area's that contains a 5 point safety harness be worn at all times due to elevation of a specific area.
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, 01/2016 to 06/2018
Los Angeles CountyLos Angeles, CA,
  • Calibrated pH, DO and chlorine meters to support proper working order for daily inspections.
  • Tested water samples and made adjustments to remove harmful bacteria and organism to guarantee water safety and quality .
  • Prepared standards and quality control solutions using dilutions, normality, molarity and stoichiometry calculations.
  • Diagnosed and performed minor repairs on laboratory instrumentation and maintained lab and field equipment in safe, clean and efficient condition.
  • Drafted reports and maintained logs on meter readings, tests, chemical and equipment usage as required by Virginia EPA and OSHA regulations.
  • Activated pumps, valves and processing equipment to move water through treatment processes and added chemicals as needed.
  • Monitored SCADA system for problems and adjusted controls to maintain efficiency.
  • Operated and adjusted controls on equipment to purify and clarify water . Process or dispose of sewage and generate power.
  • Disinfected water with chemicals such as ammonia and chlorine in exact concentrations by regulations of the Lee County Health Department.
  • Operated equipment such as front-end loaders, forklifts and slakers regularly, Crane hoist to lower and raise sewage manhole pumps.
  • Cleaned all (6) wastewater pump stations pumps from flow blockage of the impeller of rags and other materials, ensures the pumps are receiving balanced utilization from readings of flow charts.
  • Gathered/ran testing samples from the water distribution treatment plant that included the following; Turbidity and chlorine tests to ensure the water meets the standards established by the County Health Department of Lee County.
  • Repaired and maintained the wastewater ( 6) lift stations including rebuilding pumps and motors, replacing pump packing, cleaning wet wells, greasing and lubing motors and pumps, and repairing backflow prevention devices.
  • Installed pumps, controllers and timing devices for correct flow of waste.
  • Cleaned and repaired electrical control systems, mechanical equipment and hydraulic and pump control valves.
  • Add deodorizer chemicals at lift stations to control. Ran laboratory tests at each wastewater facility on; Effluent for dissolved oxygen (DO), (PH) and suspended solids to ensure the wastewater effluent complies with standards established by the State of Virginia EPA.
  • Collected samples from (3) wastewater facilities delivered to Environmental Monitoring Incorporation weekly.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2010
Orange Park High School - Orange Park, FL
Basic Wastewater License Review: Wastewater Plant Operator, Expected in
Wytheville Community College - Wytheville, VA
Associate of Science: Welding Technology, Expected in 05/2012
Mountain Empire Community College - Big Stone Gap, VA
  • Graduated with 4.0 GPA
  • Dean's List (Fall-2012)
No Degree: HVAC Installation And Repair, Expected in
Mountain Empire Community College - Big Stone Gap, VA
  • Dean's List (Spring-2012)
No Degree: Electrical Engineering, Expected in
Mountain Empire Community College - Big Stone Gap, VA

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School Attended
  • Orange Park High School
  • Wytheville Community College
  • Mountain Empire Community College
  • Mountain Empire Community College
  • Mountain Empire Community College
Job Titles Held:
  • Trades Technician
  • Fabrication Welder
  • Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator
  • High School Diploma
  • Basic Wastewater License Review
  • Associate of Science
  • No Degree
  • No Degree

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