PHILLIP A BOWERS
To aquire an interesting position where I will be able to utilize my many skills, as well as learn new ones.
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
August 2008 – Present Kart Trax Formula Racing Sc
Mechanic and Maintance Manager
Ÿ Followed diagrams, sketches, operation manuals and manufacture’s specifications.
Ÿ Observed mechanical devices in operation and listened to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
Ÿ Dismantled devices to gain proper access and removed defective parts, using hand tools and power tools.
Ÿ Trained and managed 5 track marshals and achieved significant improvements in their productivity.
Ÿ Examined form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
Ÿ Adjusted functional parts of devices and control instruments, using hand tools.
Ÿ Repaired and replaced defective parts, using hand tools and power tools.
Ÿ Installed special functional and structural parts in devices, using hand tools.
Ÿ Started devices to test their performance.
Ÿ Lubricated and cleaned parts and tools.
Ÿ Set up and operated drill press, grinder, welder and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.
Ÿ Initiated purchase order for parts and supplies.
Ÿ Repaired and maintained machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, conveyor systems, and equipment.
Ÿ Was instrumental in the repair and preventive maintence of all go-kart tracks, karts, charging systems, and accessories.
Ÿ Managed building maintence and made general repairs
March 2003 – August 2008 Commonwealth Energy Audra, Wv
Ÿ Experienced in trouble-shooting and leak detection.
Ÿ Experienced on the operation of heavy equipment: back hoe, fork lift, and front end loader.
Ÿ Was instrumental in locating and repairing leaks in high pressure gas lines.
Ÿ Successfully handled the replacement of old pipe lines.
Ÿ Monitored meters, gauges and recording instrument charts to ensure specified temperature, pressure and flow of gas.
Ÿ Observed operation of equipment to detect malfunctions.
Ÿ Performed minor repairs on equipment, using hand tools.
Ÿ Reason for leaving: Wife accepted a job offer out of state.
February 2002 – November 2003 Lee Wood Products Belington, Wv
Shift Supervisor/Fork Lift Operator
Ÿ Executed daily operations of shipping and receiving.
Ÿ Structured and maintained shipping and receiving orders.
Ÿ Experienced in the operation of a gang rip.
Ÿ Managed the night shift crew of 6 and achieved significant improvements in their productivity.
Ÿ Examined raw Woodstock for defects and to ensure conformity to size and other specification standards.
Ÿ Reason for leaving; Company went out of business.
June 2000 – January 2002 KLS Installation Fredrick, Md
Ÿ Successfully handled the installation of vinyl, tile, carpet, and hardwood floors.
Ÿ Rolled out, measured, marked and cut carpeting to size with a carpet knife, following floor sketches and allowing extra carpet for final fitting.
Ÿ Fastened metal tread across door openings and where carpet met flooring to hold carpet in place.
Ÿ Cut and trimmed carpet to fin along wall edges, openings and projections, finishing the edges with a wall trimmer.
Ÿ Moved furniture from area to be carpeted and removed old carpet and padding.
Ÿ Cut flooring material to fit around obstructions.
Ÿ Trimmed excess covering materials, tack edges and joined sections of covering material to form tight joint.
Ÿ Swept, scraped, sanded and chipped dirt and irregularities to clean base surfaces, correcting imperfections that showed through the covering.
Ÿ Measured and marked guidelines on surfaces and foundations, using chalk lines and dividers.
Ÿ Reason for leaving; Moved out of state to be with family.
September 1999 – January 2000 Noah Electric Fredrick, Md
Ÿ Successfully handled residential rough wiring
Ÿ Handled trench work for the installation of underground wiring.
Ÿ Reason for leaving: job was temporary.
Philip-Barbour High School Philippi, Wv
General Course Word
Ÿ GED acquired