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Highlights
  • Friendly and hardworking
  • Honest and reliable
  • Able to pass drug & alcohol tests
  • Working in a team or finishing tasks alone
  • Physical fit and motivated
  • Learning new skills fast 
  • Worked on boats before
  • Good in improvising and adapting to new envoirements 
Experience
10/2016 to 01/2017
Deckhand Angel- und Seetouristik GmbH Warnemuende, Germany General deckhand on a cod trawler in northern Germany.
04/2016 to 09/2016
Labourer & Farmhand Non-Commercial Eco Farm Algarve Region, Portugal Laying a natural stone wall, gardening, feeding livestock and digging irrigation trenches as well as cooking and general housekeeping.
08/2007 to 03/2016
IT-Engineer Hard- und Software Partner GmbH Agathenburg, Germany Supporting clients in their computer and office hardware related problems.
Education
2007
High School Diploma Athenaeum Stade Stade, NDS, Germany
Interests
  • Permaculture, aquaponic systems, fishing, swimming, running, motocross
Additional Information
  • Simon Scheurer D.O.B 21/02/1990
  • Working Holiday visa (subclass 417) valid until 15/03/2018
  • Fluent in English, first language German
  • Silver lifeguard medal of the German Lifeguard Association (DLRG e.V)
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Professional Summary
Skilled communicator with great instinct able to contribute right away. I bring an excellent work ethic, strong drive and the ability to mesh well with others in a team atmosphere. My experience in the oil and gas industry has taught me excellent critical thinking and complex problem solving knowledge.
Skills
  • Excellent Communicator 
  • Strong Work Ethic 
  • Time Management 
  • Leadership
  •  Oil and gas tool building experience 
  • Quick critical thinker 
  • Ability to work under pressure 
  • Can adapt to any work environment 
  • Conflict resolution
Work History
11/2016 to 04/2017
Shop Hand Select Oil Tools LLC Bakersfield, California, United States
  • Disassembled, cleaned and repaired used oil well tools. Assembled new tools per customer order.
  • Facilitated in all aspects of custom project orders. From assembling and inspecting specific tools for each project to the loading and delivery of a completed order.
  • Responsible for the routine maintenance of all the tools and equipment in the shop. Which includes jib crane, mechanical hoist, forklifts and hand tools.
  • Operated equipment such as hydro tester, forklift, jib crane, mechanical hoist, shop trucks and welding equipment.
06/2014 to 09/2016
Field Service Technician Bartlett & West Bismarck, North Dakota
  • Coordinated with management and project supervisors to develop project objectives and finalize construction methods and plans.
  • Performed research and collected evidence to complete survey such as maps and deeds.
  • Coordinated with land owners, project superintendents, and management to establish appropriate routes for pipelines.
  • Assisted surveyor with LIDAR scans, GPS topographical mapping, and staking of project areas.
  • Evaluated survey data and ensured accuracy with team members in order to submit final project plans
05/2010 to 05/2014
Deckhand IslandView Resort and Charters Sitka, Alaska
  • Responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the companies 34\' Alomar fishing Vessel. Which included daily cleaning, inboard engine flush and oil change, outboard motor oil change and electronics updates.
  • Coordinated with Captain to ensure proper amount of bait, ice and specific fishing equipment was onboard at the start of each fishing trip. 
  • Spoke with all clients prior to departure about individual wants and needs aboard the vessel. If clients had any food allergies or health problems , this  was assessed and the proper equipment was loaded
  • Facilitated with all the fishing aboard the vessel. Which included untangling lines , netting and boarding fish, repairing broken fishing equipment and outfitting clients with new equipment.
  • Cleaned, Filleted, and processed all fish that clients intended on taking home. Weighed, boxed and delivered catch to the airport for all clients. 
01/2008 to 05/2010
Server Charley's Thai Cuisine Waikoloa Village, Hawaii, United States
  • Consistently provided professional, friendly and engaging service. 
  • As a shift leader I was responsible for opening the restaurant for lunch and dinner. Making sure the area was clean and orderly, cash register and credit card machines were functioning and updating wait staff on any changes to the menu.
  • Skillfully promoted items on beverage lists and restaurant specials.
Education
2012
Associate of Arts: Communications
University Of Hawaii - Hilo, Hawaii
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Professional Summary

I am a safety focused, dependable, honest Mechanical Fitter with excellent workmanship and work ethics that will bring many years of mining experience with a can do attitude and willingness to learn new skills by taking on additional responsibility in order to achieve safe, cost effective maintenance solutions. I hope to further my career by learning more on leadership giving me new challenges to focus on.

Skills
  • Certified Mechanical Fitter 
  • Good communication skills
  • Fast learner
  • Extensive experience in Fixed Plant
  • Strong mechanical aptitude with all parts of Crushing, Screening, TLO, Stacking and Reclaiming
  • Team leadership
  • Strong leadership abilities
  • Technical problem-solving skills with component functions and testing requirements
  • Quality inspection & assurance training
  • Competent with power tools
  • Component functions and testing requirements
  • Completion of Basic Excel 
  • Senior First Aid
  • Follow OH&S Procedures Work Safely in the Construction Industry
  • High Risk Licence - Dogging / INT Rigging / Forklift / EWP
  • Working at Heights / Confined Space / Gas Testing
  • Front End Loader / IT Loader / Bobcat / Telehandler
  • Bulk Water Truck / Haul Trucks
  • Evaporative Cooling Installer
  • Cert III Chemical, Hydrocarbons and Oil Refining
  • Cert II in Metalliferous Mining Operations
Experience History
Mechanical Fitter 04/2012 to 08/2017
Rio Tinto Iron Ore Yandi, Western Australia
  • Investigated equipment failures to diagnose faulty operation and made appropriate maintenance schedule to repair plant as required.
  • Project scheduling and budgeting to successfully and quickly complete plant maintenance and projects.
  • Successful mechanical projects while providing technical solutions feedback.
  • Specified system components and directed product modifications to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
  • Coordinated all aspects of production and maintenance of plant during Shutdowns including Shutdown Coordinator duties.
  • Read and interpreted technical drawings, Gantt charts, schematics and reports.
  • Responsible for Supervision of contractors during Shutdowns ensuring safe workplace practices and compliance of site procedures. 
  • Managed mechanical team to build and restore equipment within cost and time constraints.
Operations Mill Coordinator 08/2010 to 03/2012
Birla Nifty Aditya Birla Group Telfer, Western Australia
  • Collaborated with production on tasks creation to meet overall project goals on time.
  • Maintained files in the department asset management system.
  • Anticipated maintenance issues and proved to be proactive in effective Maintenance Preservation.
  • Worked within a highly communicative, collaborative team to ensure safe production targets were reached.
  • Maintenance of the Copper Plant and Equipment.
  • Monitoring of team safety.
  • Control Systems
Equipment Operator/Maintenance 09/2006 to 07/2010
BGC Contracting Koolyanobbing, WA
  • Prepared and administered preventative maintenance work orders.
  • Promoted safety by working in a safe manner.
  • Inspected machine parts for conformance to product specifications.
  • Employed wide variety of hand and power tools including hoists, drills, precision measuring instruments and electronic testing devices.
  • Communicated operational issues and changes to supervisor on regular basis.
  • Coordinated and monitored vendor maintenance for large repairs.
  • Attended monthly safety meetings to ensure machine operation safety.
  • Accurately read, understood, and carried out written instructions.
  • Followed company procedures to maintain work environment in a neat and orderly condition.
Swimming Pool Service And Repair Technician 03/2005 to 08/2006
Inces Pools & Fibreglassing Broome, Western Australia
  • Reviewed plans and specs during the schematic design of pre-construction.
  • Coordinated utility service providers according to project schedules.
  • Obtained building and specialty permits from local jurisdictional agencies.
  • Performed regular job site observations to provide direction for all general contractor personnel.
  • Conducted all critical pre-installation conferences with general contractors, subcontractors.
  • Determined the project schedule, which included the sequence of all construction activities.
  • Assisted the operations group with warranty service repairs.
  • Offered direction to landscape architects on all landscaping projects.
Deckhand On Commercial Fishing Vessel 09/2004 to 03/2005
Paspaley Broome, WA
  • Continually improved methods and procedures for processes, measurement, documenting and techniques.
  • Boat Maintenance including splicing of ropes.
  • General Housekeeping.
Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration- Installer,Service,Mechanic 08/2001 to 09/2004
Quality Air Conditioning & Heating Cannington, WA
  • Installed machinery, equipment and new and replacement parts.
  • Transferred tools, parts, equipment and supplies to and from work stations.
  • Referred to blueprints, repair manuals and parts catalogs to diagnose and repair equipment.
  • Connected and disconnected wiring, piping and tubing.
  • Maintained and repaired tools, equipment and machines.
  • Lubricated shafts, bearings and machinery gears.
  • Operated precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices.
  • Maintained all building systems to protect against inefficient operation and physical deterioration.
  • Frequently diagnosed mechanical problems and determined how to correct them.
  • Inspected drives, motors and belts.
  • Followed a routine maintenance checklist.
  • Operated hand tools to adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Recorded type and cost of maintenance and repair work.
Deckhand On Commercial Fishing Vessel 11/1998 to 07/2001
Charlie Paratore Fremantle, Western Australia
  • Continually improved methods and procedures for processes, measurement, documenting and techniques.
  • Boat Maintenance including splicing of ropes.
  • General Housekeeping.
Butcher's Apprentice/Assistant 08/1994 to 11/1998
Sampson Quality Butchers Sampson, Western Australia
  • Welcomed customers into the store and helped them locate items.
  • Cleaned and organized the store, including the checkout desk and displays.
  • Priced merchandise, stocked shelves and took inventory of supplies.
  • Stocked and replenished merchandise according to store merchandising layouts.
  • Weighed and labeled products.
  • Unloaded trailers, received merchandise, verified orders and broke down produce loads.
  • Followed proper standards for product freshness, food safety, weights and measures, refrigeration and sanitation.
Education
Certificate III In Engineering: Mechanical Fitter 2017 North Metropolitan TAFE Midland - Midland, WA, Australia
Knowledge of Systems
  • SAP
  • Citic
  • Basic Microsoft programs, Word, Excel & Outlook
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Career Focus
Dependable and hard-working Forklift Operator with more than 10 years in the Power Truck industry. Thrives in a fast-paced environment and works to complete projects quickly and efficiently. I am a highly experienced operator who is dependable and reliable. I am very motivated and get along well with others and thrives to exceed all expectations. I can work independently or as a team member. Proactive in creating a safe and productive work environment.
Skills
  • Certified Forklift Operator 
  • Machine Operation
  •  Shipping & Receiving
  • Construction machinery operation.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Very Coachable 
  • Highly motivated
Experience
Service Parts Specialist, Forklift Operator, Shipping and Receiving
Marion, AR
Hino Motors (Toyota)/ May 2014 to Current HANDLE ALL SPECIAL SERVICE PARTS, DOCK SHIPPING & RECEIVING, LOADING AND UNLOADING TRUCKS, INVENTORY PARTS and PACKAGING.
Driver / Forklift Operator
WEST MEMPHIS, AR
TEMPLE INLAND/ Jun 2010 to Feb 2014 Operated motorized vehicles and equipment such as FORKLIFTS, CRANES & MAN LIFTS.
Heavy Equipment Operator
Memphis, TN
Ferrell Paving Company/ Apr 2007 to Mar 2010 Shaped and built roads using large construction equipment.
Operated a bulldozer to properly deploy products at compactors.
Operated equipment safely and efficiently at all times.
Operated crane to lift and move materials and large objects.
Combat Engineer (SAPPER)
WEST MEMPHIS, AR
US ARMY/ Aug 2006 to Aug 2010 Responded quickly to medical emergencies, bomb threats and fire alarms.
Patrolled the facility and served as a general security presence and visible deterrent to crime and rule infractions. 
Reported all incidents, accidents and medical emergencies to law enforcement.
Deckhand
New Orleans, LA
INGRAM BARGE/ Sep 2003 to Jul 2005 Maintained open and effective communications with project teams to increase productivity. connected barges, maintained boat house keeping, transporting material up and down river.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: General West Memphis High School 2000 West Memphis, AR, USA
TRADE CERTIFICATION: ADVANCED HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATION TURNER TRADE SCHOOL 2002 ALBANY, GA, USA Continued training for BACKHOE, TRACKHOE & BULLDOZER as well as learning the CHERRY PICKER, BOB CAT & ASPHALT PAVING
Certification: Heavy Equipment Operation Jacobs Creek Job Corp 2001 Bristol, TN, USA Trained in the operation and maintenance of the BACKHOE, BULL DOZER, TRACKHOE,
Activities and Honors
WILDLAND FIRE TEAM, CAMP CREW RESCUE TEAM, SAPPER, ADVANCED HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATION, STUDENT GOVERNMENT.