trailer mechanic resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Efficient mechanical professional familiar with trailer construction and individual systems. Top-notch skills in welding, fabrication and body repair. Capable of reading drawings, organizing jobs and working well with people of all backgrounds to accomplish fast-paced work. Quality-driven and hardworking with with strong troubleshooting and diagnostics abilities. Proficient in all trailer components and systems. Always eager to take on extra jobs to support team needs. Knowledgeable Trailer Mechanic effective at performing inspections, evaluating problems and completing maintenance, repair and installation orders with accuracy and efficiency. Prepared of offer 25 years of related experience and take on a new role at your company. Hardworking and reliable,versed in entry level to managerial positions with strong ability in hands on and supervising. Offering mechanical, diagnostic,problem solving and training and supervision in a wide variety of areas. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality.

  • Documentation skills
  • Welding expertise
  • Parts fabrication
  • [Name] system experience
  • Panel repairs
  • Inspection support
  • Diagnostic abilities
  • Hand and power tools
  • Inspection checklists
  • Computer tracking
  • Oil service
  • Solid independent worker
  • Brakes and tires
  • Fluid changes
  • Engine repairs
  • Transmission service
  • Vehicle system analysis
  • Parts ordering
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Analytical
Trailer Mechanic, 04/2018 - 05/2020
Amerit Fleet Solutions San Leandro, CA,
  • Conducted troubleshooting of brakes and other system issues.
  • Installed new body panels, rails and corners.
  • Diagnosed electrical problems and implemented repair solutions.
  • Produced hand-made parts and accurately welded different metals to connect frames, bodywork and system components.
  • Updated computer system with latest changes for each trailer.
  • Evaluated all vehicle systems to assess function and uncover defects.
  • Completed preventative maintenance on engines, transmissions, tires and other vehicle systems.
  • Placed orders for parts necessary to complete vehicle repairs and installations.
  • Tracked findings and all actions taken in computer system.
  • Put in new vehicle systems and components.
  • Performed checklist of fluid levels, air filter, tire pressure and more as part of service orders.
  • Diagnosed problems with brakes, steering and transmissions using visual inspections, computer programs and specialized equipment.
  • Removed and disassembled defective diesel engines in automobiles, trucks, buses and construction vehicles to complete repairs.
  • Reviewed repairs with customers and advocated for vehicle safety.
  • Operated specialty equipment, standard tools, and gauges to complete assessments and repairs.
  • Answered [number] calls per [timeframe] to assist with customer questions and concerns.
  • Achieved cost-savings by developing functional solutions to [type] problems.
  • Collaborated with others to discuss new [Type] opportunities.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
CAP Team 2 Supervisor, 01/2016 - 04/2018
Performance Food Group York, PA,
  • Oversaw efficient receiving and inventory management to keep stock within optimal levels.
  • Assessed, optimized and elevated operations to target current and expected demands.
  • Leveraged ERP software to coordinate and enhance inventory delivery.
  • Coached, trained and mentored new team members and manager trainees.
  • Collaborated with staff to maximize customer satisfaction, streamline procedures and improve bottom-line profitability.
  • Supported shrinkage and safety awareness, reviewed sales and inventory data, identified trends and prepared reports for management.
  • Monitored supplier operations to verify quality, delivery schedule and conformance to contract specifications.
  • Executed targeted merchandising and promotional plans, bringing in [Number]% of quota on average.
  • Demonstrated excellent communication skills in resolving product and consumer complaints.
  • Promoted high customer satisfaction by resolving problems with knowledgeable and friendly service.
  • Coordinated work schedules and distributed tasks to [Number] employees in [Type] department.
  • Delegated work to staff, setting priorities and goals.
  • Treated associates with fairness and respect, providing recognition of accomplishments.
  • Utilized excellent math skills to maintain accurate inventory levels.
  • Supervised [Number] full-time and [Number] part-time employees.
  • Employed process improvement initiatives within department.
  • Enforced safety rules and other policies to protect employees and minimize company liability.
  • Followed all safety protocols and company processes and procedures.
  • Balanced workloads to meet targets without overtaxing employees.
  • Handled [Type] shift overstock, restocking and inventory control.
  • Determined performance goals for departmental employees and provided feedback on methods for reaching those milestones.
Forklift Operator, 12/2015 - 11/2016
Cleaver-Brooks Inc. City, STATE,
  • Examined empty pallets for damage and moved pallets to proper storage areas.
  • Picked up warehouse debris and deposited waste into appropriate piles and stacked baled trash.
  • Documented all tally sheets, slot changes, shuttle transfers and other paperwork.
  • Noted and recorded receipt of materials on drivers' paperwork.
  • Contributed to profitability by training new employees on safe, efficient use of forklift equipment and through troubleshooting machines to maintain optimal performance and limit overtime cost.
  • Consistently met deadlines for loading trailers to meet departure deadlines.
  • Communicated with team members to coordinate efficient and accurate movements.
  • Weighed materials and recorded weights on tags, labels and production schedules.
  • Unloaded incoming items from trucks and rail cars and transported materials to staging area.
  • Divided and sorted product shipments received using account information and shipping labels.
  • Drove industrial vehicles and equipment to transport goods and materials, load and unload designated trailers and route trucks.
  • Logged weight and destination production data in detailed daily logs for management review.
  • Used equipment such as loaders, hand trucks, forklifts and cranes safely.
  • Immediately reported any safety and quality issues to management.
  • Completed routine post and pre-operation inspections of forklifts and other heavy equipment.
  • Tied and secured loads to prevent shifting or damage to items.
  • Sustained forklift functionality by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns and performing preventive maintenance.
  • Estimated weights, heights and centers of balance to make precise placements.
  • Complied with OSHA regulations, company policies and protocols to maintain safe and efficient operations.
Education and Training
GED: , Expected in 05/1995
Lumberton High School - Lumberton, TX
Status -
Additional Information

Over 25 years of diversified experience in automotive,forklifts,heavy operating equipment,customer service, supervisory and field work,including but not limited to,boiler making,pipefitting,welding,fabrication,warehouse shipping and recieving.

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School Attended

  • Lumberton High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Trailer Mechanic
  • CAP Team 2 Supervisor
  • Forklift Operator


  • GED

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