Utility Worker Sample Resume

Jack Hughes
1234 Post Oak Drive
Grayslake, Illinois 64000
Home: 404-555-5555
Cell: 404-555-5556
Email: Jack Hughes@frontfocus.com
  Objective: Seeking to forge a long-term relationship with a technical, engineering, or power industry employer to our mutual appreciation and benefit by working to utilize and contribute my diverse relevant work experience, skill sets, and training.   Qualification Summary: Ability to comprehend, carry out and relay multiple verbal and written instructions. Able to undertake heavy physical effort. Extensive knowledge of the methods, practices, materials and tools used in the repair of potable water and sanitary sewer systems. Some knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions. Ability to perform tasks requiring mechanical aptitude, to read and comprehend blueprints, charts and technical repair manuals, to work from sketches, building plans, specifications and oral and written instructions and to prepare required reports and record maintenance activities. Capable of working independently while performing repairs and overhauls. Able to effectively present information to customers, and other employees of the organization.   Education: High-school diploma,
Grayslake Central High School, Grayslake, Illinois
June 2002   Work Experience: Utility Worker,
Public Works, Libertyville, Illinois
June 2004? present

Repaired water mains, appurtenances, and piping; excavated by hand or machine; repaired damaged property by leveling earth and replanted grass, bushes and trees. Drove Class CDL-A trucks; operated construction equipment such as backhoes, uniloaders, vac-all sewer jet redder, and tractors. Repaired plumbing fixtures and piping; installed plastic, galvanized, and copper piping. Operated power and hand tools in repair work, such as wrenches, pipe threader, power saws, rotary hammer, drills, tapping machine and related equipment. Assisted in the repair and maintenance of pumps, motors and other mechanical and electrical equipment. Generally, worked as part of a crew; but, occasionally performs tasks alone.   Utility Worker,
KALYN EVENTS - Gatesville, Illinois
May 2002 ? May 2004

Installed and removed special event equipment to include staging, backdrops, acoustical shells, lighting, tables, chairs, audio equipment and miscellaneous items as required for concerts, lectures, athletic events and special event activities in accordance with diagrams and written instructions. Operated light or medium trucks to pick up and deliver materials and equipment; loaded unloaded and assembled furniture and equipment as required; operated forklift and light equipment as needed in assigned areas. Picked up and delivered catered food items; verified items against order; delivered to appropriate location and assisted in setting up and serving as required. Other duties included: performing various light maintenance tasks including, but not limited to, replacing window shades, drapes and acoustical ceiling tiles, installing furniture bumpers and adjusting closet doors. Also performed housekeeping duties to include, but not limited to, operating equipment to strip, scrub, wax and refinish floors and baseboards and to clean carpets and upholstery; washed windows, door frames and walls; cleaned and service assigned areas.   References: Available upon request