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Maintenance High School

Tallassee, Alabama, 36078, United States
October 09, 2016

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Daryl Chase Richard

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Tallassee, Al 36078


OBJECTIVE: Seeking a Position as a Maintenance Technician


Professional diesel mechanic with four years of military service and experience. Extensive hands on experience with trouble shooting, maintaining, operating, and repairing heavy machinery. Experience operating and repairing hydraulic and electrical systems on heavy machinery. Knowledge in leadership skills, adaptability, work in stressful environments, and mentorship.

Over four years of maintenance on hydraulically operated diesel equipment

Experienced in heavy machinery operation and safety protocol

Proven ability to follow through with tasks, delegate authority, and lead peers

Level headed proven ability to work under stress and adapt to changing environment



Prepare equipment for maintenance in a safe environment

Select the appropriate tools and materials to be used in maintenance and preventative maintenance

Monitor the operation and function of equipment and hydraulic systems

Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair problematic and inoperable equipment

Set up, adjust, and operate all of the basic tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools to perform precision maintenance operations and functionality checks

Examine, test, and operate repaired or serviced equipment to check for proper functionality and safe operation under strenuous condition

Maintain military grade heavy equipment while applying knowledge of mechanics and operations

Ensure proper lubrication and assembly of parts to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion, or expansion of material


Drive and operate heavy machinery with hydraulic and electrical systems

Operate hydraulic systems with heavy loads up to thirty-five tons while moving and in stressful environments and with multiple changing variables throughout operation

Calculate complex recovery mathematics in order to overcome obstacles and unforeseen

Detect faulty operation of equipment or defective materials

Operate Broco exothermic cutting system hydraulic impact equipment

Ensure proper lubrication and assembly of parts to avoid overheating of parts or warping, shrinking, distortion, or expansion of material

Examine repaired parts for defects to ensure conformance with specifications listed in technical manuals

Lay out, position, align, and secure parts and assemblies prior to operation of equipment

Ensure all pre operation checks and preventative maintenance are done properly before use of equipment

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Leader and Supervisor

Provided private instruction to individual or small groups of students to improve performance, improve occupational skills, or prepare for occupational tests

Taught peers and coworkers skills that will improve safe operation of equipment and proper maintenance

Assessed peers’ ability to operate and maintain heavy equipment for safe and effective operation and teach when necessary in problem areas

Collaborated with students, instructors and other mechanic to determine student needs

Identified, developed, and implemented classes and practices for productive operation and maintenance

Maintained records of peer performance to show trends and help improve performance


As mentor to junior Marines, coached and instructed using verbal communication as well as hand signals; taught them to read and understand hand signals as well as relay signals to the operator to safely move and operate equipment

Excellent ability to communicate effectively with various stressful and complicated environments

Able to detect and diffuse unsafe or dangerous conditions and practices; counsel and advice to proper safety handling requirements

Provide and receive both written and verbal instructions; interpret and explain instructions, daily tasks, and deadline requirements


2012-2016 Main Battle Tank Repair U. S. Marine Corps

2013-2015 Vehicle Crewman U. S. Marine Corps

2015-2016 Vehicle Commander/ Maintenance Supervisor U.S. Marine Corps

2011 Laborer Potted Plant Nursery


U.S. Marine Corps Corporals Course: Leadership Skills and Traits Training

U.S. Army Ordnance Maintenance and Operation School: Heavy Equipment Operation and Repair

U.S. Marine Corps Specialized Training: Explosives, Firearms, Leadership, Diversity, and Communication

Tallassee High School, Tallassee, AL

High School Diploma, 2012


Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, 2015

Certificate of Commendation for Operation and Recovery of Heavy Equipment Under Strenuous and Unusual Conditions 2015

Global War On Terrorism Medal 2013

Highest Rank Earned E5 Sergeant

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