Automotive Technician With Military History

Chris Hill
604 Harmony Lane • Pleasantville , CA 94588 • (925) 555-1234

Automotive Technician / Service Technician

SUMMARY Seeking a position with the opportunity to utilize and apply my recently enhanced technical skills, military discipline, and automotive skills. Highly motivated individual with a proven ability to learn quickly, create, implement, and maintain procedures both old and new in any environment. Possess the ability to meet heavy work assignments and deadlines under strict time constraints. Strong commitment and desire to succeed in every assign task. Able to work independently or as part of a team, with a unique ability to communicate effectively on all levels.

EDUCATION Universal Technical Institute (UTI) – Houston, TX Diploma: Automotive Technology
Graduation Date: December 2010 GPA 3.83

Special Emphasis:
Automotive Engines & Repair
Electronic Diagnostics
Professional Applications
Power & Performance IA
Truck Brakes & Chassis
Advanced Diagnostic Systems
Power & Performance IB
Diesel Engines
Truck Preventive Maintenance
Power & Performance II
Diesel Fuel Systems
Automotive Undercar
Fuel & Ignition Systems
Diesel Engine Accessories
Ford Systems 1
Drivability & Emissions
Electronic Fundamentals
Ford Systems 2
Automotive Power Trains
Hydraulic Applications
Ford Systems 3
Truck Power Trains
Ford Systems 4
Climate Control
Electronic Technology
Ford Systems 5
Automatic Transmissions
Transport Refrigeration

Maricopa Community College -- Glendale , AZ Associated Degree, Mathematics
May 2005

Apollo High School – Phoenix , AZ High School Diploma
May 2003


Bilingual – Spanish
Typing 35 WPM
Windows, Email & Internet
Search & Rescue
Navigation Operations
Sexual Harassment
Equal Opportunity
CPR First Aid
Fire Fighting
Physical Security
Organizational Leadership
Vehicle Safety & Maintenance
Shop Inventory Systems


United States Army
Secret Security Clearance
2005 – 2009

35Y10 Integrated Family of Test Equipment Operator/Maintainer
Operated and maintained IFTE Base shop test facility used in the diagnostic testing and troubleshooting of over 100 electronic missile systems. Lead technician. Specialized in installing, testing, and troubleshooting though schematic diagrams and blueprints. Honorable Discharge


2009, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal
2008, National Defense Service Medal
2007, Humanitarian Service Medal
2006, Good Conduct Medal
2006, Secret Clearance


Audio Express, Kissimmee , FL
Install Specialist
2006 – Present

Worked 30 hours per week, while attending school full time. Reviewed customer work orders, scheduled installations, and performed quality checks on all installed systems. Recognized by Supervisors as the “go to person” for installations done right the first time.

Quick Lube, Glendale, AZ
LOF Specialist
2003 – 2005

Organized rapid oil changes for automobiles and motivated a team of four oil changers. Provided quality assurance using a detailed checklist of tasks to be completed for each account. Directly interfaced with customers to ensure all mechanical issues were clearly communicated, explained, and resolved in a timely manner.