maintenance projects. Broad knowledge of computer and electrical
engineering.Versatile Facility Maintenance Tech equipped with excellent
troubleshooting ability. Experience with steam boiler and generator maintenance.
Highly skilled in quickly interpreting blue prints, electrical schematics, wiring
diagrams, technical manuals and other maintenance documents. Independent who
applies advanced knowledge of fluid power and hydraulic systems to routine repairs.
Committed to providing companies with excellent service. As a Maintenance Tech
who also specializes in electrical installation, repair and testing. Promotes the safe
operation of all electrical circuits, wires and operation equipment through careful
repairs and preventative maintenance. I am an expert in industrial safety and
preventative measures against fire and electrical hazards, and practices safe material
handling and construction methods.

Power and hand tools
Circuitry and wiring
Carpentry and plumbing
Preventative maintenance
Electrical repair
HAZMAT knowledge
First Aid certified
Engine replacement
Metal manipulation
OSHA regulations
Dry wall repair
System checks and troubleshooting
Fixture installation
Test equipment operation
Diagnostic testing
Articulated hauler operation
Articulated truck operation
Certified Welder
Dump truck driving
Skip loaders
Certified Crane Operator
Hazardous materials training
Video conference equipment
Networking wiring
Relays and switches
Valid class A MN driver's license
Microsoft Office
Plumbing knowledge
Strong communication
Dexterous with hand tools
Basic electrical knowledge
Flooring construction
Form systems knowledge
Exceptional problem solver
Dedicated team player
Positive attitude
Advanced troubleshooting
Hardware support and troubleshooting
Exceptional attention to detail
Analytical thinker
Mathematical aptitude
Strong attention to detail
Responsible and reliable


Saved money on the facility's energy bill by repairing and revamping the HVAC
system. Helped Develop an innovative preventive maintenance program for components in
the facility using the PM system at the New Owatonna facility for Chart Industries.
Competitive Analysis.
Performed competitive analysis to make recommendations for future company growth.

Wrote and edited documents to keep staff informed on policies and procedures.
Product Improvement.
Liaised with plant manager to modify and improve overall product
Eliminated machine defects through recommendation of machine adjustments.

Technology Development
Designed, built and wired home security system using PLC's to control and manage sensors, HMI and alarm.

Organizational Design
Prepared plans and layouts for equipment or system arrangements and space
Promoted to Lead Cable Installation Technician after just 2 months of employment.

Served as key contributing member to Leadership team.
Deep knowledge of sheet metal and welding techniques, fabrication, installation and codes and regulations.
Met company standard times and individual productivity goals.

Network Security
Planned, installed, maintained and optimized documentation of all LAN/WAN/VPN network hardware and software, security systems and communication links.
Managed all clients network LAN/WAN hardware including routers, switches, load balancers and wireless networking equipment.

Network Support
Acted as first point of contact for all major technical issues, including power outages, system failures and disaster recovery.
Oversaw infrastructure of three offices and acted as support for help-desk technicians and IT Department
Advanced certifications in TIG, MIG and Arc welding.
Appointed by supervisors for specia's sole to processil tasks and large scale projects.
Forklift certified

July 2016 to Present
Northern Clearing
International Falls, MN
Responsible for to insure crew members to work safe around power lines, training daily, line clearance, chipping, daily JSA, log books and maintenance on all equipment.

January 2016 to July 2016mps,
Detroit Lakes
Responsible to rebuild and make hydraulic cylinders and tanks from stainless steel. Installed and made hydraulic lines for all product's sold to processing plants. Included travel to install all products.

May 2013 to September 2015
Lakeside Foods
Maintenance Mechanic
Responsible for calibrating canning machines and modifying conveyor system's. In charge of warehouse maintenance duties to ensure all products are in good quality. Worked on pumps, electrical panels and performed a large variety of trouble shooting.

February 2012 to January 2013
Chart Industries 
Owatonna, MN
Maintenance Tech
Do maintenance on all equipment. Using PM system to do weekly/monthly checks on
equipment. Serviced and maintenance on forklifts, scissor lifts, skyjacks, skid loaders,
over head cranes, J cranes, randsoms, ring inserter, manipulator, table roller, x ray
booth, Duema, hydro pumps, Hvac pumps, band saw, tig welders, mig welders, AC
units, air compressor, heating systems, belt sanding machines, drill presses, and mass
speck machines. I was certified to tig weld and mig weld, (stainless steel, carbon steel,
stainless steel pipes all sizes and aluminum). Certified for forklift driver and 5S.
Fabricated and relocated equipment throughout the plant. Worked on switches and
relays weekly due to wear and tear. Designed carts, frames, doors, panels, enclosures
and brackets using Inventor and AutoCAD.Collaborated with engineers and project
managers regarding design parameters for client projects.Maintained and managed
network environment including troubleshooting, filing and archiving.Debugged and
repaired electronic systems to eliminate the need of repair contractors and extended
equipment life cycle, saving the company money. Other duties included: garbage,
recycling cardboard, stainless and carbon steel, aluminum. Was in charge of hazmat
building and MSDS sheets. Also as a employee at Chart Industries, after maintenance
hours I would work on the line to wire trailers and airlines.
Maintained and serviced HVAC systems.Assessed the accuracy of HVAC and
refrigeration PM procedures and gave feedback to management.Retained careful and
thorough maintenance and repair records.Examined heating and refrigeration
systems, air-conditioning and air compressors for signs of defects or
malfunction.Examined and repaired variable frequency drives.Replaced electrical
motors and HVAC systems up to 240 volts after main disconnect.Completed an
average of 30 preventative maintenance jobs, site surveys, replacements and
modifications each week.Repaired and replaced condensers, compressors, pumps and
valves.Tested machinery, equipment and parts to identify any defects.Disassembled
broken and defective equipment to facilitate repair.Reassembled equipment after
completed repairs.Assembled and installed wiring, electrical and electronic
components.Cleaned and lubricated vehicles, machinery and equipment.Assembled
and maintained physical structures using hand and power tools.Operated tools such
as hoists and saws.Routinely inspected machinery and equipment to diagnose
malfunctions.Checked fluid levels and replaced filters.Replaced worn and damaged
hoses, wiring and belts.Assisted journeyman electrician with installation, repairs and
maintenance of electrical systems.Ordered supplies, tools and equipment.Read
manufacturer manuals, diagrams and specifications prior to repairing
equipment.Examined systems to locate problems such as loose connections and
broken insulation.Observed safety practices and procedures to maintain a safe and
clean work environment.Troubleshot, repaired and serviced hand tools, power tools
and other machining equipment.Analyzed all required blueprints, drawings, work
orders and sketches to correctly fabricate and install products and parts.Operated drill
presses, milling machines, rivet and hardware presses safely and correctly.
Closely inspected equipment for safety problems, leaks and wear and
tear.Coordinated ongoing maintenance and housekeeping of the
plant.Communicated effectively with operators and supervisors on a technical
level.Maintained current knowledge about the latest operating and maintenance
practices with continuing education courses.
Combined welding techniques, knowledge of metallurgy and engineering
requirements to produce quality work.Adjusted functional parts of equipment and
control instruments.Set up equipment and welded parts according to welding chart
specifications and type.Repaired and maintained heavy-duty and construction
machinery.Responded to service calls quickly and professionally.Followed all safety
guidelines, including proper machine guarding and lockout and tagout
procedures.Inspected chains, hammers and other tools for damage or wear to prevent
injuries and accidents.

December 2007 to March 2012
Stewart Sanitation 
Owatonna, MN
Maintenance Mechanic Supervisor/Driver
Duties were to remove waste from businesses and residential homes around the
Steele County area. As Maintenance Mechanic, duties were to do all maintenance
on all trucks and shop (change oil, greased fittings, tires, brakes, hydraulics, all
electrical systems, air brake systems etc). Specialized in rebuilding hydraulic rams,
making hydraulic hoses. Fabricated dumpsters and roll-off boxes and also trucks to our
work specs includes welding re work, re wiring, re fitting all hydraulic and air hoses. As
a class A driver I ran side load, rear load, front load, and roll-off trucks.

August 2006 to January 2008
Don Lokken & Sons Excavating 
Owatonna, MN
Maintained operator logs, forms and records in accordance with company policies
and DOT regulations.Shaped and built roads using large construction
equipment.Operated a bulldozer to properly deploy waste products at
compactors.Documented daily equipment inspections and submitted daily inspection
forms to supervisor.Performed daily maintenance to the machine cab and
wheels.Loaded proper weight requirements before leaving the pit.Operated
equipment safely and efficiently at all times.Maintained a steady flow of material
through production lines by keeping production charge lines loaded and discharge
racks unloaded.Serviced and maintained vehicles and heavy equipment.Correctly
used aggregate sizes and classifications for all road construction.Operated crane to lift
and move materials and large objects.Inspected cranes and rigging
equipment.Executed daily pre-trip and post-trip inspections and documentation in
compliance with DOT guidelines and company policies.Equipment operated and
maintained (back hoe, excavators, dozer, tractor trailer, and other large equipment in
the pit). Fabricated our own conveyor system at the landfill site.

February 2001 to September 2006
Asplundh Tree Expert Co 
Blaine, MN
As Foreman for Asplundh Tree, I supervised 10 people. Duties were to clear right of
ways from pipelines and power lines. Certified safety coordinator and certified for line
clearance. Operated 65 ft boom trucks, hydro ax, boomadeer, skid loaders with mower
decks and grabbla, and chipper. Other duties to get permission from land owners for
removal of trees. Did all maintenance on all equipment ( trucks, chain saws, climbing
gear, and major equipment used to perform the job).Tracked and evaluated staff
performance, and handled all promotions and terminations.

May 1989 to December 2000
B&W Communications 
Owatonna, MN
Telephone Technician
Provided base level IT support to company personnel.Built and maintained successful
relationships with service providers, dealers and consumers.Processed an average of
20 inbound and outbound technical support calls a day. Researched issues on various
computer networking systems and databases to resolve complaints and answer
inquiries.Referred difficult issues to upper management while maintaining positive
rapport with customer.Informed customers about issue resolution progress.Supported
customers having data connectivity issues.Installed, maintained and repaired security
systems and programmable logic controls.Implemented video surveillance, motion
detection and closed-circuit television systems to aid in monitoring the
premises.Designed security policies, alarm response protocols and access card
guidelines.Recommended improvements in security systems and procedures. Also
installed all equipment for security and telephone. Ran all networking cables and
phone lines for each customer. Example: Viracon, Wenger, Hometown Credit Union,
Steele Waseca Coop, ERA Financial, West Hills, Owatonna public library and
Owatonna Police Department. All phone lines, computer networking lines, (category 6
cable lines), Ethernet cables, patch panels, networking hubs, etc were in stalled by
me in the facilities listed above.

February 1993 to November 1994
United States Navy 
Norfolk Naval Station, VA
FR-3 Interior Communications
Technician for phone and alarm systems. Logged and filed classified
documents.Maintained complete accountability during redeployment of all sensitive
items and communication equipment.Completed multiple fire prevention safety
training. Enlisted 2 year apprenticeship program.
1992 Owatonna High School 
Owatonna, MN, USA

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