HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS

Honorably discharged Navy Veteran

Applied excellent communication and customer service skills

Seasoned utility construction equipment operator

Experienced in performing various types of maintenance

Experienced in general landscaping


Work History

Work History
2011 - 2015

Landscaping Worker and Clerk

Michigan Department of Corrections  Kinross Correctional Facility

Maintained all areas consisting of mowing, snow removal, landscaping areas for safety, visual and water erosion purposes.  Organized records for 50 personnel involving scheduling, payroll, hiring and dismissal of personnel.

2008 - 2011

Dining Room Maintenance Foreman

Michigan Department of Corrections  Ojibway Correctional Facility

Oversaw and assisted in the daily cleaning of a 280 seat cafeteria.  Assisted in maintaining crew schedule and ensuring the timely recording of performance reviews.

2006 - 2007

Combat Truck Driver

KBR, Inc.  Al Taqqadeum, Iraq

Delivered materials and equipment from water to ammunition to bases around Iraq

2001 - 2006

Truck Driver / Equipment Operator / Assistant Supervisor

Cable Constructors, Inc.  Iron Mountain, Michigan

Operated various equipment involved in underground utility construction, traffic signal/camera and street lighting installation.  Assistant supervisor on 3 mile road rebuild project consisting of installing traffic signals, street lights and all underground/overhead utilities involved, along with maintaining relationship and coordination between state inspectors and other contractors.  Have experienced with cable, phone, electric and fiber optic burial.  Experienced with bucket trucks, backhoes, skid steers, horizontal drills, trenchers (blade and wheel) dozers, vibratory and static plows, cranes and telephone pole auger trucks.  Have worked in MI, WI, CA, KY, IL, and NC.

1982 - 1993

Aviation Boatswains Mate - Aircraft Handling

US Navy - USS Coral Sea, USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, NAS SIgonella

Trained in aircraft firefighting, flight deck operations, shore based flight line and air terminal operations.  Service oriented air terminal operations supervisor with over 4 yrs experience in military environment during peace and war times.  Core competencies include personnel management of military and civilian personnel.  Trained in aircraft cargo and passenger loading and unloading.  Excellent communication and time management skills.