John Wayne Hamilton
301 Lord Berkley Road
Raleigh, NC 27610

2005 to Now Ryder Truck Rental Technician. Perform Preventive Maintenance, make repairs to various vehicles from vans and pickups to straight trucks and tractor trailers.
2004 to 2005 Firestone Automobile Technician. Perform maintenance activities, such as oil changes, tire replacement, vehicle fluid flushes, tune-ups, belt changes and others, mostly on cars, mini-vans, SUV's and pickups.
2004 to 2004 Barbour's Towing Mechanic. Repair to various types of vehicles.
2003 to 2004 Fowler Contracting Mechanic. Preventive Maintenance and repair to dump trucks and pickup trucks.
1997 to 2003 Swift Transportation Mechanic, Supervisor. Performed Preventive Maintenance and made repairs to over-the-road Class 8 vehicles, mostly Freightliner trucks with Detroit Series 60 engines. Repairs included replacing starters, alternators, transmissions, clutches, suspension springs, differentials, making AC repairs, etc. Supervisor duties included coordination with dispatch to schedule vehicles into the shop, assigning vehicles to mechanics, entering data into computer, etc.
1993 to 1997 Direct Transit Mechanic. Performed Preventive Maintenance and made repairs to over-the-road Class 8 vehicles.
1988 to 1993 Toy Fixer Road Service Mechanic. Mostly performed repairs to all types vehicles broken down on the road.
1978 to 1988 Burns Harbor Plaza Pumped fuel, performed oil changes, tire changes and repairs, made minor repairs to mostly Class 8 trucks.


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