Professionally trained and NCCER credentialed operator of heavy construction equipment including rubber-tire backhoe, front-end loader, skid steer, single-axle dump truck, construction tractor and bulldozer.

Knowledgeable of and committed to safe and productive operating practices.
Capable of understanding complex objectives and prioritizing tasks to meet expectations.
Dependable, adaptable, efficient team member and team leader who leads by example.
Willing to travel as required.


Received West Virginia crane operators license July 2014.

Received Pennsylvania Crane operators license January 2016.

Performance Training Solutions, LLC
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Graduated May 1, 2015

Obtained NCCER Core and Heavy Equipment Operator Level One Credentials.

NCCER Credentialed to operate a backhoe, front-end loader, skid steer, single-axle dump truck, construction tractor and bulldozer (160 clock hours)
NCCER Core Curriculum, which includes safety, equipment maintenance, soil types, grade reading, laser levels, blueprint and site layout reading
10-Hour OSHA Safety Certification.
Obtained NCCCO Certification program to operate all capacities of swing-cab and fixed-cab mobile hydraulic cranes (120 clock hours)
NCCCO Core Curriculum, which includes rigging practices, crane safety, crane operation, preventative maintenance, and wire rope.

West Virginia Northern Community College WVNCC
Wheeling, WV 26003
Graduated May 1988
Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing.

University of Akron
Akron, OH 44325
Graduated 1994
Associate Degree in Criminal Justice

experience highlights

Experienced and proficient at devising lift plans and rigging procedures needed for the safe and efficient operation of swing cab and fixed cab rough terrain hydraulic cranes. Have over 1000 hrs of seat time in Rough terrain Hydraulic cranes that included many critical lifts. Experienced and proficient at rigging procedure and safe rigging concepts. And capable of setting up and rigging down crane prior to and upon completion of desired lifts. Am responsible for pre-operation safety and maintenance checklists and assuring the crane and rigging equipment is safe and free of defect prior to use.

Industrial Construction
Experienced in reading and implementing isometric and plan view drawings working as an oilfield pipefitter and boilermaker.

Skills included basic rigging, moving pipe to coordinates, and ensuring that pipes were level, plumb, and gap between pipes met welder's expectations. Comfortable using fall protection and working at extreme elevations. Able and proficient operating various tools of the trade including but not limited to man-lifts, forklifts, grinders, end grinders, come-alongs, chain-falls and basic hand tools necessary to prepare pipe for butt welds, socket welds and threaded pipe fitting.

Experienced in the removal and installation of boiler panels in coal power plant.
Tasks included reading drawings to determine boiler panels to be removed. Using Metabo to cut and remove panels and grinders to prepare existing panels for new panel installation. Used mill-hog to bevel individual tubes and final preparation and fit for tube welders .

Experienced operator of skid steer and mini-excavator.


Crane Operator/Rigger/Pipefitter, Grand Isle Shipyard Galliano,LA July 2015-present

Landscape/Hardscape Laborer, Universal Supply, Belmont, OH 42718, Nov 2014 – July 2015

Pipefitter, Quell Industrial Services, Tioga, ND 58852, Apr 2013 – Nov 2014.

Boilermaker, PIC, Morgantown, MD, Feb 2013 – Apr 2013.

Pipefitter Helper, Chicago Bridge & Iron Company CB&I, Proctor, WV 26055, Jul 2012 – Feb 2013.

Owner/Operator, Personal Touch Lawn Care, St. Clairsville, OH, Mar 2010 – Sep 2012.

Registered Nurse, Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center, Cambridge, OH 43725, Jul 1999 – Mar 2010.

Last Resume Update January 10, 2016
Address Pittsburgh
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