MECHANIC/FIELD MECHANIC/DIESEL AND HYDRAULIC MECHANIC

John Wesley Kramer

Address.....219 SO TEXAS AVE.

                HENDERSON, NV 89015

Phone...... 702-497-0849

Email....... weskramer81@gmail.com

 

*Profile

 

I am a friendly, loyal and clearly dedicated individual who has an ambition to succeed in any given environment. Although I have extensive experience in the auto and heavy equipment industry, I love to learn, and am always up to a challenge whatever the situation. I get along well with others, while also working efficiently on my own. I am seeking a position where I can develop and excel while giving my best to an employer and calling it home to make a long time career.

 

*Education

 

1999 - 2000  Business Management

Southern Utah University , Cedar City, UT

GPA:3.0 Prerequisite courses in business

management

 

1995 - 1999  High School Honors Diploma

Basic High School , Henderson,NV

GPA:3.7 Honor classes and A.P. classes Cross Country and Track Silver "B"

Award

 

*Work Experience

 

 

 

Nov, 2012 – May, 2013 Diesel Mechanic for PAR Electric ( 3535 Executive Terminal Dr. Suite 110, Henderson, NV 89052 )

 Manage fleet of trucks and trailers consisting of Peterbilt, Freightliner, Chevy and Ford 1 ton flatbed trucks, cranes, bucket trucks, wire pull trucks, and trailers from small 5x8 to box trailers and semi flat beds, water tankers, water trucks, Oshkosh water trucks, AM general 6x6 tractors, forklifts. Maintain PM services and inspections weekly and manage and repair damages or broken parts. Diagnose electrical problems on bucket trucks and maintain brake repairs and R&R transmissions, transfer cases, and third members.  Weld and fabricate as needed and fix all parts that leak oil as per for onsite environmentalist. Inspect wire rope on wire puller spools and grease daily.

 

 Jun, 2012 - Nov, 2012 Diesel Mechanic for Star Nursery (125 Cassia Way, Henderson, NV 89014)

 Manage fleet of Peterbilt, Freightliner, and Isuzu cab-overs, and trailers of van box type, flat trailers, and dump trailers.  Do PM services as scheduled and 90 day inpections. Check for damages and repair as needed. Replace brakes and patch or replace tires as needed.  Also fabricate and weld and make short type dump bed trucks.  Replace clutches and transmissions when needed.

 

 Feb, 2012 - May, 2012 Fleet Mechanic for Lucky Cab Co. ( 4195 W. Diablo Dr. Las Vegas, NV )

   Manage fleet vehicles of ford diesel buses 6.0L and 7.3L engines, Lincoln towncar 4.6L limousines, Escalades, and taxi cabs including Toyota, Malibu, dodge caravans. 

  Maintain and service vehicles as needed, diagnose problems and repair as needed, fabricate parts when applicable, schedule and repair major problems as far as engine and transmission R&R.

 

 Mar, 2009 - Dec, 2011  Fleet Mechanic/Lead Mechanic for 24/7 Limousines ( 8050 S. Arville Las Vegas, NV )

 

 Manage fleet vehicles consisting of hummers, International Buses, and Ford diesel party buses. Maintain and service all vehicles, diagnose and repair damaged, worn, and broken parts. Fabricate when necessary for additions to custom vehicles. Keep my team of mechanics busy and on schedule for necessary repairs so vehicles can go out on a timely manner. 

 

Feb , 2006 - Nov , 2008   Fleet Mechanic for Spirit Underground Inc. ( 3525 W. Hacienda Ave. Las Vegas,NV )

Manage total fleet vehicles. Oil changes and regular scheduled maintenance. Fix and repair heavy equipment in the field.

 

Sep , 2005 - Feb , 2006   Fabrication Technician for The Custom Shop ( Post Rd, Henderson,NV )

Install tires and wheel packages. Custom lifts on trucks and air bag suspensions. Fabricate, design and install roll cages for trucks and rhinos.

 

Apr , 2003 - Sep , 2005   Fleet Mechanic for Terra Contracting Inc. ( W. Cougar Ave./Las Vegas,NV )

Repair heavy equipment in the field and do regular maintenance on fleet trucks including oil changes, tire changes, coolant flushes, brakes, transmissions.

 

Jun , 2002 - Apr , 2003   Lube Tech for Cadillac of Las Vegas West ( W. Sahara Ave./Las Vegas,NV )

Oil changes, coolant flushes, tire repairs and replacement. Check brakes, belts, and other mechanical issues for up-sales.

 

Mar , 2001 - Jun , 2002   Lube Tech for Saturn of Henderson ( Valley Auto Mall/ Henderson, NV )

Oil changes, coolant flushes, tire repairs and replacement. Check brakes, belts, and other mechanical issues for up-sales.

 

*Certifications

 

 

 

-          OSHA 10 card

 

-          Brake Inspector Certification

 

-          Medical Examiner’s Certification

 

-          Annual Inspection Certified

 

 

 

*Additional Skills

 

I have been interested in the mechanical field since I was little. I love to learn new things and stay busy and active. My kids have also found what i do interesting and are constantly wanting to learn and help out. I still thrive to learn new techniques and updated softwares or mechanical functions of the new and changing events of the automotive industry.

  Other skills I have managed to learn and pick up quickly is diesel mechanics and yellow iron. I have learned to weld and sharpen my diagnostic skills and have also done small equipment such as 2-stroke and 4-stroke engines.  I HAVE 8 YEARS EXPERIENCE ON CAT AND CASE EQUIPMENT.  I ALSO HAVE DONE LINKBELT, KAWASAKI, AND VOLVO.

 

  My newest skill learned has been working on cranes, bucket trucks consisting of telescoping booms and sharpening my skills on electrical diagnoses of controls.

 

*Achievements

 

My achievements have been to raise a family and be able to provide for them. I have also been able to achieve my goals of a mechanic by starting at the bottom and striving into working my way up the ladder in order to become the best mechanic possible.

  • ID#: 83736
  • Location: Henderson, NV , 89015

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