Heavy Equipment Mechanic
military equipment/vehicles,heavy plant/excavators/dump trucks/commercial heavy trucks/psv/coaches
Presently employed as the Head mechanic
M&M Excavation ltd
From May 2011
My duties are to ensure the equipment is maintained to a high standard of repair.
Maintaining records of servicing and repair.
Allocation of parts at the cheapest cost to the company.
Provision of pol.
Servicing and repair of heavy construction equipment, vehicles, small engine equipment, electrical repair of small tools, compressors, generators, crushing and screening heavy plant.
Required to manage customers repairs both on and offsite.
Required to have a hands on role.
Troubleshooting skills electrical, hydraulic and mechanical.
Welding and fabricating, gas arc and mig.
Bodywork repair, panels painting, to a high standard.
Please see attached list for equipment that is maintained.
Iraq as a workshop supervisor
ITT Corporation Systems Division
March 2006 - April 2011
My duties were to ensure established policies and procedures were effectively enforced and maintained.
Controlled the workshop personnel to guarantee maximum utilization of available man-hours.
Continually improved, and maintained the highest standards of workmanship and quality
Of maintenance activities and documents.
Projected the usage, and ensured parts and pol were available tracking and enforcing the supply economy and controlled the use and care of parts, tools and vehicles.
Provided accurate and timely reports as to the activities of the workshop on a daily and weekly
basis entering the information into the company matrix system.
Oversaw maintenance, serviceability and control of workshop equipment to current health and safety standards, including required forms and reports.
Completed reports for the workshop employees on performance, awards, disciplinary actions and training requirements.
Performed other duties and assignments as required by the company.
Computer, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills were a requirement of this job
With a working knowledge of Microsoft word, excel and outlook.
Sites assigned to Balad, Mosel, Baghdad, Tikrit and Ramadi.Average number of mechanics per site was twenty.Equipment the workshop repaired and serviced as follows-hummvw, medium tactical trucks, 5 ton trucks, hemmt tactical vehicles, heavy equipment transporters and trailers, heavy plant-22 ton cranes, shovel loaders, d5 and d9 caterpillar bulldozers, 10 and 20 ton forklifts, scrapers, graders, vibration rollers and Mine Resistant Ambush Protected type vehicles.
Mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and hvac systems repaired and serviced.
commercial vehicle mechanic
Capital Vehicle Maintenance Ltd
January 2003 - March 2006
in islesworth London working on hgv, psv, and light vehicles.
Duties were to perform vehicle inspections and repairs to the highest standards, fault find vehicle systems-engines, gearbox, transmissions, clutch, brakes, suspensions, hydraulics, pneumatics, fuel systems, chasis and electrical and diagnostic faults.
Complete servicing on vehicles as per the requirement.
Complete 6 weekly inspections and repair the faults found.
Inspect and prepare vehicles for vosa mot inspection and take to vosa centers around London.
Required to provide 24hr breakdown cover.
Required to work in various metro line bus depots as and when required by my employers.
workshop lead at various usa military bases in Germany
M and E Engineering Ltd
March 2000 - January 2003
Provided technical guidance and assistance as and when required to the mechanics.
Maintained and controlled the usage of bench stock.
Controlled the day to day activities of the mechanics ensuring the highest standards of workmanship
And quality of maintenance were adhered to
Controlled allocation of maintenance activities to ensure the maximum utilization of workshop man-hours.
Provided accurate daily and weekly reports on the workshop activities.
Completed a daily safety brief and ensured all heath and safety rules were strictly adhered to including the use of ppe.
Performed other duties as and when required to by the company.
July 1998 - March 2000
Duties were to perform vehicle inspections, repairs and servicing to large and small passenger service vehicles.
Prepare vehicles for mot inspection and 6 weekly inspections.
Document repairs and servicing completed.
Provide 24hr breakdown cover.
March 1983 - May 1998
March 1983-may 1998
Employed at various bases around the world, to service and maintain wheeled and tracked vehicles.
Various courses undertaken, which has given me my knowledge of leadership and management experience in vehicle workshops and man management.Discharged with exemplary military conduct.
operation iraqi freedom
5 years in the middle east,under hazardous conditions