Trainmen Train Conductor resume example with 19+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Background includes handling freight needs. Proficient in routine procedures, customer service needs and emergency response. Well-versed in inspecting switches, performing yard movements and diagnosing minor equipment issues. Hardworking Train Conductor offering 6+ years of related experience and strong desire to make positive impact on business operations through skilled service and knowledgeable leadership. Talented communicator, organizer and problem-solver. Expert at making quick and effective repairs after detail-oriented inspections and dedicated to closely monitoring routes for efficient and safe procedures. Great at staying alert and focused for long hours on jobs and maintaining professionalism in emergency situations.

  • Making announcements
  • Maintaining safety
  • Foreman briefing
  • Following safety and hazmat rules
  • Switching cars
  • Checking switches
  • Train assembly
  • Track switching
  • Emergency procedures
  • Physically fit and agile
  • Safety-conscious
  • Excellent time management
  • OSHA requirements knowledge
  • Excellent sense of direction
  • Valid Iowa driver's license
  • Air Brake Certification
  • Basic mathematical aptitude
  • Warehouse and fulfillment
  • Team development
  • Computer-savvy
  • HAZMAT training
  • Knowledge of state roads and highways
Work History
09/2013 to Current Trainmen/Train Conductor Olgoonik Development, Llc | San Diego, CA,
  • Performed daily inspections on switches.
  • Maintained strict schedules for cargo.
  • Cut and switch railcars.
  • Communicated with train dispatchers to obtain and adjust directions.
  • Signaled to engineers regarding train stopping, starting, directional switches or emergencies.
  • Perform safety stops and tests
  • Updated maintenance and repair records and reported on notable incidents and accidents during daily routes.
  • Inspected locomotives and rail cars for necessary maintenance before, during and after long routes and for regular maintenance requirements.
  • Collaborated with engineers to determine maintenance schedules and repairs, plan out-of-service times and coordinate returns to service.
  • Communicated all emergencies, delays due to weather and carrier schedule changes to customers and supervisors.
  • Established long-term customer relationships through prompt and courteous service.
10/2012 to 09/2013 General Laborer Raising Cane's | Meridian, MS,
  • Operated and maintained machines to safely move and transport materials.
  • Used cleaning solvents and equipment to scrape and clean units and parts.
  • Multi-tasked on heavy equipment, including forklifts and improved project completion times.
  • Monitored machines during operation to detect sounds of malfunctioning or excessive vibration and adjusted machines or replaced tools to eliminate problems.
  • Performed general housekeeping and cleaning tasks, including, sweeping, pulling weeds, painting and power washing.
  • Operated forklift to load and unload materials and equipment on trucks.
  • Maintained and repaired facilities, equipment and tools to ensure operational readiness, safety and cleanliness.
  • Transported heavy materials using tugs, hand trucks and pallet jacks throughout work zone.
  • Worked alongside staff to discuss and implement best practices and exceed team objectives.
  • Mentored new employees by providing guidance on safety and proper techniques.
  • Notified supervisors of defective equipment or material.
  • Participated in safety seminars.
  • Cleaned job site after each shift.
  • Loaded, unloaded and moved material to and from storage and production areas.
  • Assisted team members with tasks that require group effort.
10/2001 to 10/2012 Shift Manager Hardees | City, STATE,
  • Trained and mentored new employees to maximize team performance.
  • Devised new promotional approaches to boost customer numbers and market penetration while enhancing engagement and driving growth.
  • Excelled in every store position and regularly backed up front-line staff to keep expertise fresh and relevant.
  • Adhered to company standards and compliance requirements for operations and cleanliness of all areas.
  • Kept employees operating productively and working on task to meet business and customer needs.
  • Tracked receipts, employee hours and inventory movements.
  • Modernized and improved operational procedures to increase efficiency and profitability while tightly controlling costs such as labor and preventing waste.
  • Managed schedules, accepted time off requests and found coverage for short shifts.
  • Coached crew members to optimize performance and motivate toward more efficient work.
  • Regularly checked building to confirm maintenance and cleaning met code and regulations.
  • Supervised employees and oversaw quality compliance with company standards for food and services.
  • Consistently exhibited calm demeanor during periods of high volume or unusual events to keep store operating smoothly and set positive example for shift team.
  • Cooperated with coworkers to improve customer experience and manage storefront.
  • Worked closely with team members to schedule breaks and shifts to meet state regulations.
  • Trained back-up associates and led crew members in managing operations of storefront.
  • Utilized interpersonal communication skills to enhance customer experience and add value to each interaction.
  • Advised new employees on company procedures and policies to facilitate daily tasks and responsibilities.
  • Assisted management team in developing and creating welcoming atmosphere for crew members to voice complaints.
  • Exercised composure under pressure and in escalated customer service scenarios.
Expected in 05/2003 High School Diploma | Clinton High School, Clinton, IA GPA:

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

  • Clinton High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Trainmen/Train Conductor
  • General Laborer
  • Shift Manager


  • High School Diploma

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

*As seen in:As seen in: