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Sebastian Green
Professional Summary

Allow me to introduce myself .
I have been driving professionally for 30 years , 23 of them driving heavy trucks ,  floating equipment and supplies  ,  hauling aggregates , asphalt , excavation , and a variety of other materials , using a multitude of trailers from 5 axles , quad axles , triaxles , end dumps , live bottoms , walking floors , flatdecks , bellydumps , goose neck floats , and box trailers . Moving wide loads and special permit loads . Fuel trucks and boom trucks . In and out of  numerous quarries ,  a phenominal amount of job sites working side by side with Supervisors , Foremen ,  Dispatchers , a large number of crews and crewmen as well as fellow employees . Dealing with customers and the general public . This has provided me with a deep and vast ,  invaluable  wealth of  knowledge and perception , having developed a wide variety of solid skillsets  which I believe to be a benefit to this position .
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Skills
  • Operation and Control
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Time Management
  • Critical Thinking
  • Active Listening
  • Troubleshooting
  • Active Learning
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Complex Problem Solving
Experience
Highway/Float/Tractor Trailer Driver Feb 1991Feb 2014 R W Tomlinson Ltd Gloucester, Ontario
  • Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
  • Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
  • Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable  regulations.
  • Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
  • Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes to document weights and to comply with MTO regulations.
  • Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, fuel trucks , flat deck with boom to transport and deliver products, and  other materials.
  • Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
  • Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
  • Operate equipment, such as truck cab computers, CB radios, and telephones, to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
  • Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
  • Check conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage.
  • Couple or uncouple trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air or electrical lines, or manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
  • Read and interpret maps to determine vehicle routes.
  • Crank trailer landing gear up or down to safely secure vehicles.
  • Check all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate.
  • Load and unload trucks, or help others with loading and unloading, operating any special loading-related equipment on vehicles and using other equipment as necessary.
  • Remove debris from loaded trailers.
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs, such as changing tires or installing light bulbs.
  • Operate trucks equipped with snowplows or sander attachments to maintain roads in winter weather.
  • Install or remove special equipment, such as plow blades, or sanders.
  • Drive tractor-trailer  trucks to move equipment from site to site.
  • Connect hydraulic hoses  to tractors.
  • Coordinate machine actions with other activities, positioning or moving loads in response to hand or audio signals from crew members.
Owner/Partnership/Estimator May 1988Nov 1989 R @ R Carpentry Ltd . Ottawa, Ontario
  • Establish and maintain tendering process, and conduct negotiations.
  • Analyze documentation to prepare time, cost, materials, and labor estimates.
  • Shape or cut materials to specified measurements, using hand tools, machines, or power saws.
  • Measure and mark cutting lines on materials, using a ruler, pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
  • Install structures or fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings, trim, or hardware, using carpenters' hand or power tools.
  • Verify trueness of structure, using plumb bob and level.
  • Select and order lumber or other required materials.
  • Remove damaged or defective parts or sections of structures and repair or replace, using hand tools.
  • Fill cracks or other defects in plaster or plasterboard and sand patch, using patching plaster, trowel, and sanding tool.
  • Prepare cost estimates for clients
  • Perform minor plumbing .
  • Inspect problem roofs to determine the best repair procedures.
  • Align roofing materials with edges of roofs.
  • Set up scaffolding to provide safe access to roofs.
  • Estimate roofing materials and labor required to complete jobs, and provide price quotes.
  • Clean and maintain equipment.
  • Cement or nail flashing strips of metal or shingle over joints to make them watertight.
  • Cut felt, shingles, or strips of flashing to fit angles formed by walls, vents, or intersecting roof surfaces.
  • Cover exposed nailheads with roofing cement or caulking to prevent water leakage or rust.
  • Cut roofing paper to size using knives; and nail or staple roofing paper to roofs in overlapping strips to form bases for other materials.
  • Install partially overlapping layers of material over roof insulation surfaces, using chalk lines, gauges on shingling hatchets, or lines on shingles.
  • Clear drains and downspouts; and clean gutters.
  • Check to ensure that completed roofs are watertight.
  • Sweep and clean roofs to prepare them for the application of new roofing materials.
  • Locate worn or torn areas in roofs.
  • Remove old roofing materials.
  • Attach roofing paper and composition shingles, using nails.
  • Perform emergency leak repairs and general maintenance for a variety of roof types.
Independant Contractor as a Driver/courier/on call dispatch Mar 1985May 1988 Speedy Messenger Service Ottawa, Ontario
  • Load vehicles with listed goods, ensuring goods are loaded correctly and taking precautions with hazardous goods.
  • Receive messages or materials to be delivered, and information on recipients, such as names, addresses, telephone numbers, and delivery instructions, communicated via telephone, two-way radio, or in person.
  • Obtain signatures and payments, or arrange for recipients to make payments.
  • Unload and sort items collected along delivery routes.
  • Plan and follow the most efficient routes for delivering goods.
  • Record information, such as items received and delivered and recipients' responses to messages.
  • Deliver messages and items, such as newspapers, documents, and packages, between establishment departments, and to other establishments and private homes.
  • Sort items to be delivered according to the delivery route.
  • Check with home offices after completed deliveries, in order to confirm deliveries and collections and to receive instructions for other deliveries.
  • Unload goods from large trucks, and load them onto smaller delivery vehicles.
  • Call by telephone in order to deliver verbal messages.
Driver/Labourer/Quarry Worker/shop worker May 1984Nov 1984 R W Tomlinson Ltd Gloucester, Ontario
  • Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
  • Load and unload trucks, or help others with loading and unloading, operating any special loading-related equipment on vehicles and using other equipment as necessary.
  • Perform emergency roadside repairs, such as changing tires or installing light bulbs, tire chains, or spark plugs.
  • Operate equipment, such as truck cab computers, CB radios, and telephones, to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
  • Inventory and inspect goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions.
  • Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
  • Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Work with Blaster in setting up blasts at quarries .
  • Unload powder and explosives from truck  to blast Rock.
  • Distribute powder and explosives to blast holes .
  • Help set pattern and plant caps in explosives , set in holes and fill with powder .
  • Tie wires together , and when ready , trigger blast .
  • Clean up site afterwards .
  • Fuel equipment at job sites , record fuel amounts .

Stock Clark / inventory / overstock Feb 1981May 1984 Valdi Discount Foods Ottawa, Ontario
  • Clean and maintain supplies, tools, equipment, and storage areas in order to ensure compliance with safety regulations.
  • Prepare and maintain records and reports of inventories, price lists, shortages, shipments, expenditures, and goods used or issued.
  • Determine proper storage methods, identification, and stock location based on turnover, environmental factors, and physical capabilities of facilities.
  • Keep records on the use and/or damage of stock or stock handling equipment.
  • Dispose of damaged or defective items, or return them to vendors.
  • Store items in an orderly and accessible manner in warehouses, tool rooms, supply rooms, or other areas.
  • Pack and unpack items to be stocked on shelves in stockrooms, warehouses, or storage yards.
  • Check inventory records to determine availability of requested merchandise.
  • Adjust inventory records to reflect product movement.
  • Service, clean, or supply restrooms.
  • Clean building floors by sweeping, mopping, scrubbing, or vacuuming.
  • Gather and empty trash.
  • Mix water and detergents or acids in containers to prepare cleaning solutions, according to specifications.
  • Strip, seal, finish, and polish floors.
Labourer Jun 1979Aug 1979 Patrich Estates Ltd Ottawa, Ontario
  • Clean or prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards.
  • Measure, mark, or record openings or distances to layout areas where construction work will be performed.
  • Erect or dismantle scaffolding, shoring, braces, traffic barricades, ramps, or other temporary structures.
  • Apply caulking compounds by hand or caulking guns to protect against entry of water or air.
  • Raze buildings or salvage useful materials.
  • Align roofing materials with edges of roofs.
  • Set up scaffolding to provide safe access to roofs.
  • Cement or nail flashing strips of metal or shingle over joints to make them watertight.
  • Cut felt, shingles, or strips of flashing to fit angles formed by walls, vents, or intersecting roof surfaces.
  • Cover exposed nailheads with roofing cement or caulking to prevent water leakage or rust.
  • Cut roofing paper to size using knives; and nail or staple roofing paper to roofs in overlapping strips to form bases for other materials.
Education
High School Diploma Ridgemont HighSchool Ottawa, Ontario -High School
-AMZ Ontario Drivers License
-20 years of safe driving certificate , given by the Infrastructure Health and Safety Association
-TDG
-WHIMIS
-Driver Safety
-PADI Basic Open Water Certified
-PADI Advanced Open Water Certified
-PADI Rescue Diver Certified Certified
-PADI Equipment Specialist Certified
-PADI Ice Diver Certified
-PADI Wreck Diver Certified
_PADI Deep Diver Certified
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Previous Companies:

  • R W Tomlinson Ltd
  • R R Carpentry Ltd
  • Speedy Messenger Service

Previous Job Positions:

  • Highway
  • Float
  • Tractor Trailer Driver
  • Owner
  • Partnership

Schools:

  • Ridgemont HighSchool

Level of Education:

  • High School Diploma

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