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Machine Operator Construction

Beech Creek, Kentucky, 42321, United States
August 29, 2017

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*** ****** ****, ***** *****, KY 42321

(H) 270-***-**** (C) 270-***-****


Reliable worker with strong mechanical aptitude and a willingness to learn.


* Certified Welder

* Certified Forklift Operator

* Knowledgeable in construction safety

* Material handling expert

* Interior and exterior renovation

* Assembly line production

* Strong mechanical aptitude

* Set-ups of molds

* Job shop experience

* Set up and breakdown of machines

* Hand/power tools

* Skilled machine operator

* Machine servicing

* Skilled in machine operation

* Works well independently

* Pallet jack operation


Diesel mechanic

Clays Trucking Beechmont,KY

• Installed, aligned, and balanced new equipment.

• Performed preventative maintenance on electrical panels and distribution systems.

• Welded metal parts with gas welding equipment as specified by layout, welding diagram, or work order.

• Read work orders to prepare for machine setup.

• Promoted shop safety by working in a safe manner.

• Employed wide variety of hand and power tools including hoists, drills, precision measuring instruments and electronic testing devices.

• Accurately read, understood, and carried out written instructions.

• Maintained equipment in good working order by checking fluid levels and greasing and fueling machines.

• Installed machinery, equipment and new and replacement parts.

• Referred to blueprints, repair manuals and parts catalogs to diagnose and repair equipment.

• Maintained and repaired tools, equipment and machines.

• Lubricated shafts, bearings and machinery gears.

• Frequently diagnosed mechanical problems and determined how to correct them.

• Serviced systems for air handling, hydraulic, electrical, valves, circuits and pumps.

• Obtained appropriate tooling and fixtures.

* Aligned motor, air end and coupling using calipers, dial indicators and straight edges.

Die/mold setter May 2012 - Jul 2017


• Set up machines for daily operations.

• Adjusted alignment of drills, cutters, dies, guides, and holding devices.

• Maintained necessary level of communications between shifts.

• Operated forklifts, hoists and other material handling equipment.

• Adhered to all safety protocols and safe work practices to reduce likelihood of injury.

• Prepared and administered preventative maintenance work orders.

• Installed machinery, equipment and new and replacement parts.

• Transferred tools, parts, equipment and supplies to and from work stations.

• Lubricated shafts, bearings and machinery gears.

• Maintained and repaired tools, equipment and machines.

• Operated hand tools to adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments.


Smith siding/roofing Greenville, KY

• Completed tear-down of existing structures and prepared for new construction.

• Applied caulk, sealants and other agents to installed surfaces.

• Dug trenches, backfilled holes and compacted earth to prepare for new construction.

• Provided accurate measurements and estimates for all projects.

• Consistently assumed additional responsibilities and worked extended hours to meet project deadlines.

• Cleared drains and downspouts and cleaned gutters.

• Prepared and cleaned construction sites by removing debris.

• Loaded and unloaded building materials used for construction.

• Set ladders, scaffolds and hoists in place for taking supplies to roofs.

• Installed drywall, ceilings, trim and fabricated replacement trim and moldings.

• Aligned and squared frames and forms for installation.

• Built and hung custom doors and frames.

• Constructed residential decks, carports, garages and sunrooms.

• Constructed safety provisions, including scaffolding, gang ladders, perimeter railings, fall protection and temporary covers.

• Installed interior finish items, including wall protection, doors and hardware, toilet accessories, cubicle curtain tracks and TV brackets.

• Repaired and remodeled wood, iron, chain link and vinyl fencing.

• Followed established job site safety regulations and maintained a safe and clean work area.

• Operated electric cordless and hammer drills and cutting torches.

• Set and built form systems and set embeds.

• Planned and executed work with the proper tools and materials to maximize efficiency.

• Developed proficiency in stain-grade trim work, hanging doors and drilling and setting door hardware.

Repaired roofs and flooring and remodeled bathrooms and kitchens.

• Read and interpreted blueprints and construction documents to determine project directives.

• Painted surfaces using brushes, spray guns and paint rollers.

• Applied putty, wood filler, spackling and caulks to prep uneven surfaces.

• Applied primer, paints, varnishes and lacquers to walls and surfaces.

• Polished painted surfaces with sandpaper, pumice, rouge, wax and other finishing materials.

• Protected all surfaces with drop cloths prior to and during painting.

• Applied exterior caulking to building joints and seams.

• Performed flat glass repairs and minor structural repairs to concrete and wood decks, window trim, windows and door casings.


Certification: welder/fabricator 2010

West Kentucky community and technical college Paducah, KY


Looking for permanent job in a company I can move up in. Hard working fast learner ready and willing to put in the work to be the best employee I can be. I grew up in a mechanical/constuction family. I have over 20 years of (uncertified) experience.

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