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Sheet Metal Assistant

Alexandria, LA
January 02, 2020

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Curtis D Veal

**** **** ******

Alexandria, LA **302

Phone: 318-***-****

Alt Phone:318-***-****


Employment History

Maintenace assist

**/**** - **/****

Rapides Grant Gin Company Ii Llc

189 School House Road, Alexandria, LA

Helped repair machinery used in the ginning process, chains and gears, removed and replaced motors. Operated forklift when needed. Operated baler to compress cotton. Preformed maintenance on all vehicles used at the company. Cleaned the work areas.

Production Worker

05/2019 - 11/2019

Rapides Grant Gin Company Ii Llc

189 School House Road, Alexandria, LA

Helped the maintenace and upkeep of the machinery and property belonging to the company

Logistics Assistant

08/2018 - 05/2019

Alexandria Department of Veterans Affairs

Pineville, LA

Check the supply area of the clinics and resupply as needed, kept supplies routated by dates and demand.

Auto Mechanic Apprentice

03/2016 - 03/2017

Veal's Repairs

Killeen, TX

Oil changes, brake repairs, tune-ups, and other auto repairs.

Assembly Line

04/2014 - 12/2015

Florence Manufacturing

5935 Corporate Drive, Manhattan, KS

Assembled prefabricated metal mailboxes, according to instructions, using hand and power tools, lifts and hoisting equipment, and pallet jacks. Rotated through all stations and learned each task in order to complete the production process. Riveted and bolted steel frames, bolted sheet metal panels to framework, and read blueprints to find the locations of items such as doors, shelves, latches and locks. Installed items using wrenches and power drills. Trimmed excess sheet metal, using cutting wheels and tin snips. All work performed in a warehouse environment. Taught me to pay closer attention to details to things used to complete the products.

Mechanical Maintenance

06/2011 - 05/2012

Contract Services Inc.

801 West 6 Street, Junction City, KS

Repaired and performed routine maintenance on vehicles and various equipment on a military base. Diagnosed source of mechanical troubles and determined extent of repairs required. Changed engine oil and filters, transmission fluid and screens. Rebuilt and overhauled major components of diesel powered engines. Inspected brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings and other important part to ensure that they were working properly, rewired ignition systems, lights and instrument panels. Reconditioned and repaired parts, also looked up part numbers and ordered parts needed in repairs. Followed procedures for handling and disposing hazardous waste materials and an overall ability to keep a clean and organized work enironment.

Auto mechanic

05/2010 - 03/2011

Orion Inc.

West Chester, OH

Inspected, identified, and repaired military vehicles on a military base. Used computerized diagnostic equipment and personal tools to perform repairs to manufacturers and customer specifications.

Meat Grinder/Fork Lift Technician

04/1997 - 08/2009

Smithfield Direct Llc

1920 Lacy Drive, Junction City, KS

Drove forklifts to move meat products within warehouse and from loading and unloading docks. Inspected product loads for accuracy and safely moved around plant to ensure timely and complete delivery. Manually and mechanically loaded and unloaded materials from pallets, lifting devices, and other transport vehicles. Maintained logs and records of materials. Required the ability to learn alot of the workings of the plant, It's GOPs, rules and regulations.


05/1991 - 08/1996

Tony's Pizza Services

3019 Scanlan Ave., Salina, KS

About six months as a production worker, working on the lines making pizzas and sometimes worked in the packaging areas. Over three years working as a sanitation worker cleaning all areas in the company to include varies offices and smaller company buildings not connected to the facilities. duties were vacuuming and shampooing carpet, sweeping, mopping and waxing floors, cleaning and wiping down furniture, empty and take out trash bins, cleaning windows, doors and blinds. Last year of employment as a dock loader, loaded semi-truck trailer for retail shipping.


06/1982 - 06/1986

U.S. Army

Alexandria, LA

Recieved call for fire mission fron forward observor, monitor and communicate using radios, calculate data to send artillery ammo to hit targets in artillery unit. Learned to clean every thing to GI standards to include floors, windows, cooking utensils and equipement, weapons, etc,.


06/1980 - 06/1982

Holiday inn resturant

Alexandria, LA

Washed pots, pans, utensils, plates, cups and glasses. Operated and maintained the running of the automatic dish washing machine. Helped clean and mop the entire kitchen area and restaurant also .Helped the Set-up person on occasion arrange areas for events by moving and arranging tables, chairs, dance floors and portable buffet lines.

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Peabody Magnet High School

Alexandria, LA

High School Diploma

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Additional Information

Served in the U.S. Army - 06/1982 - 04/1986 - Cannon Fire Direction Specialist - Honorable Discharge

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