James Thompson

James Thompson

Work History

Work History
Aug 2011 - Present

Sheetmetal Apprentice

Critchfield Mechanical Inc.

Handled everything during the production and delivery of HVAC equipment and ductwork. Made sure the laser functioned properly to ensure accurate pieces, formed pieces according to specifications, and assembled said pieces.

Aug 2010 - Jul 2011

Video Repair Technician

Gold Country Casino and Hotel

Responsibilities include performing minor and major repairs on slot and video games, scheduled and un-scheduled, examining all gaming related equipment for evidence of cheating and mechanical malfunctions, keeping complete records listing repairs of department equipment in accordance with department policies and procedures, performing preventive maintenance to ensure maximum machine performance, monitoring and repairing slot tracking system as needed, moving and installing gaming devices as needed.

Aug 2009 - Aug 2010

Hotel Front Desk Agent and Night Auditor

Gold Country Casino and Hotel

Responsibilities included answering phones, booking reservations, responding to emails and electronic reservations, greeting guests upon entry to the hotel, checking in new guests, checking out guests, answering questions, and providing any necessary services to ensure a customer’s satisfaction.

Aug 2008 - Aug 2009

Certified Lubrication Technician

Jiffy Lube International

Responsibilities included checking in customers and assisting them into the lobby, checking oil levels of vehicles, checking status of tires, checking status of the brake fluid, be able to communicate clearly with coworkers to ensure a safe environment, refill oil levels after a drain, clean customer vehicles, wash windows, and remove the vehicle from the bay after service is finished.

Jan 2008 - Aug 2008

Substitute Janitor

Thermalito School District

Responsibilities included keeping buildings in clean and orderly condition, performing heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish, performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and special assignments as requested.

Jun 2006 - Aug 2006


Feather River Cinema

Job duties included collecting admission tickets and passes from patrons, assisting in finding seats, searching for lost articles, keeping the lobby clean, and locating such facilities as rest rooms and telephones.

Jun 2004 - Aug 2005

Shop Hand

Critchfield Mechanical Inc.

Responsibilities included receiving tools sent in from job sites, cleaning, fixing, and preparing them to go back onto a site, making sure cords were in safe conditions (no exposed wiring, ect), also was responsible for keeping consumables organized so when an order from our warehouse was placed I could retrieve any items they needed on site.