Summary of Qualifications
Hard-working, committed, highly skilled Mechanical Maintenance Professional with over 25 years’ experience in aviation fabricating and manufacturing firms. Punctual, reliable, positive and energetic. Excellent communicator: able to face customers, management and work very well with co-workers. Skilled in all aspects of pneumatics, electronics, hydraulics, and mechanics: able to analyze, diagnose, troubleshoot and repair any machine, with or without schematics, and design and program computers and industrial software. Logical, analytical and resourceful problem-solver. Observes and adheres strictly to all safety protocols and company requirements and procedures. Seeking an opportunity with a manufacturing company where I can become a valued asset and integral part of a team of skilled technologists.
Set up and operated machinery and adjusted controls that regulated operational functions to ensure conformance to specifications.
Communicated with and assisted other workers to repair and move machines, machine parts and equipment.
Trained and managed employees and achieved significant improvements in their productivity.
Read work orders and specifications to determine machines and equipment requiring repair and maintenance.
Cut, shaped, smoothed, attached and assembled pieces of metal, rubber and other material repair and maintenance machines and equipment.
Worked with welders, shears, brakes, lathes, CNC’s, presses, etc. Use B&K dual trace oscilloscope, volt/ohm meters, amp meters, etc. MS Word, Excel, Outlook and Internet savvy.
Inspected and tested damaged machine parts and marked defective area and advised supervisor of need for repair.
Dismantled machines, removed parts and reassembled machine, using hand tools, chain falls, jack, crane and hoist.
Replaced and repaired metal, glass and other linings in machine and equipment compartments and containers.
Installed, replaced and changed machine parts and attachments, according to production specifications.
Lubricated, oiled and applied adhesive and other material to machines, machine parts and other equipment, according to specified procedures.
Started machine and observed mechanical operation to determine efficiency and to detect defects, malfunctions and other machine damage.
Inventoried and requisitioned machine parts, equipment and other supplies to replenish and maintain stock.
Marked, separated, tied, aligned, threaded, attached and inserted material and product preparatory to machine operation and to identify process.
Recorded and maintained production, repair and machine maintenance information.
Removed hardened material from machine and machine parts, using abrasives, power and hand tools, jackhammer, sledgehammer and other equipment when necessary.
Collected and discarded worn machine parts and other garbage to maintain machinery and work areas.
Transported machine parts, tools, equipment and other material between work areas and storage, using crane, hoist and dolly.
Sunbelt Metals Apopka, FL
Machine Maintenance 2008 to 2015
EMF Inc. Merritt Island, FL
Mechanical Maintenance 2000 to 2008
Space Coast General Contractors Cocoa, FL
Machinery Maintenance 1993 to 2000
Phil's Auto Parts Southgate, MI
Manager 1987 to 1992
Ivy Tech Community College Indianapolis, IN
Associate's degree in Industrial Technology
ESCO Institute Mount Prospect, IL
EPA Section 608: Core, Types I-III
OSHA 10 Certification (2016); OSHA 30 Certification in progress (2016)