John L. Jones, Jr.*** **** ****** **** *******
Austin, Texas 78753
Dedicated, service‐focused professional seeking a challenging position that will advance and utilize my
talents,skills, and expertise.
Highly motivated to work with a company and team in an industrial, construction, refinery, factory, or
Reliable worker with the ability to quickly learn new concepts and skills.
Backed by a solid work history, reputation as a team player and passion for working with others to
achieve company goals.
Background includes over 10 years of loyal work with the same company in the oil refinery industry
with 4 promotions during service to company.
Maintained 4 years supervisory experience.
April 2000 – January 2010 Ergon Refinery, Inc. Vicksburg,MS
1/2010‐3/2008 Terminal Foreman/Leadman, (Promoted 2008)
Supervised Process Oil Operator, Shift Loader, Pool Operator, Assistant Operator, Scale House Clerk.
Troubleshoot all Terminal Yard or Scale House Problems.
Trained Process Oil Operator, Shift Loader, and Pool Operator.
Insured trucks, rail‐cars, barges are loaded or unloaded properly and promptly..
Signed off on Truck, Rail‐car, and Barge training paperwork.
Provided “hands‐on” supervision where I assisted workers when needed.
Assisted with “Special Projects” as instructed by Refinery Supervisor.
Maintained close communication with Refinery Supervisor, Lab, Scale House Clerk, and Dockmaster.
Wrote work orders and work permits
Evaluated improvements of Process Oil Operator, Shift Loader and Assistant Operator.
Notify United States Coast Guards before any barge activities.
Assist Construction, Electricians, and Mechanics with work load as needed.
Worked 12 hour shifts under “all” weather conditions
Available for work 24/7/365 for in case of call‐ins.
Communicated with Supervisory team via Email System as well as Face‐to‐Face concerning “Special
Projects” and workers progress.
Commended on high work ethic and good technical skills.
3/2008 ‐ 4/2006 Process Oil Operator (Promoted 2006)
Loaded/Off loaded Tanker Trucks.
Conducted Tank to Tank transfers.
Tested, Read, and Adjusted Boiler.
Read and Adjusted Air Compressor
Gauged and Sampled Storage Tanker
Supervised Shift Loader and Pool Operator.
Drove shuttle to remove rail‐cars
PH tested and released Outfall water.
Completed all Computer‐Based Training Classes as well as other training classes according to Refinery
Commended on dependability, multi‐tasking, great communication skills and ability to work with
4/2006 – 1/2004 Shift Loader (Promoted 2004)
Loaded/Off Loaded Rail Car Tankers
Gauged Tanks and Rail‐Car Tankers
Tank to tank transfers
Moved Rail‐cars with Shuttle wagon
Completed all computer‐based training classes for this position as well as other training classes
according to Refinery Standards
Commended on dependability, being a quick‐study, and computer skills.
1/2004‐12/2000 Pool Operator (Promoted 2001)
Conducted Innage and Ullage Gauging
Computer Training for this position as well as other training classes according to Refinery standards
Commended on multi‐tasking, computer skills, ability to work with others, and work enthusiasm.
12/2000‐4/2000 Utility Maintenance
Maintained Fire Watching
Cleaned oil spills in water and on land
Cleaned Storage tanks
August 1998 – March 2000 Doug’s IGA Supermarket Tallulah, Louisiana
3/2000‐ 5/1999 Inventory/Stocker (Promoted 1999)
Maintain Inventory and count of assigned aisle.
Assist customers with located grocery items.
Report all information including discrepancies to Shift manager
5/1999 – 8/1998 Bagger
Bagged grocery items
Located items for customers
Maintained excellent customer service
June 1998 – August 1998 and June 1997 – August 1997 Hammond Boating Company Hammond,
Summer 1998 and 1997 Maintenance Worker
Assisted with heavy lifting and mechanical work
10/2008‐Present: All People’s Outreach, Inc. (Community‐Based Youth Center), Volunteer Youth
4/2000‐Present: Louisiana State Fire Academy
6/2000‐Present: Mississippi State Fire Academy
Computer Skills MS Word, Internet applications, other Word‐processing programs, and Data entry
Operating Forklifts, Bobcats, Boats, and Front‐end loaders
TRAININGS AND CERTIFICATIONS
Boat and Water Safety
Confined Spaces Training
Fire Fighting Training (Louisiana State Fire Academy and Mississippi State Fire Academy)
USCG Equipment Deployment
Terminal Process Training
24 Hour Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response
Fire Extinguisher Training
Spill Management Training
Available for all shifts, extended hours, weekends, and travel.
References available on request