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David J Morton


1300 Rabe Way Carson City, NV 89701

Phone: (775) 882-0215 E-mail: dave-morton@techie.com

OBJECTIVE:

To continue in my career within the Automotive Service Industry as an Automotive Service Adviser or Automotive Parts Counter Technician, with specialty knowledge and past experience as an Automotive Service Technician in Engine Performance, Computerized Engine Controls, Automotive Electric/Electronics and General tune-up/Maintenance.

Qualifications include 25 years practical experience as an Automotive Technician, Past A.S.E. Certification as a Master Automotive Service Technician, and an A.A. Degree in Electronics and Computer Science.

 

DESIRED OCCUPATION:

Delivery Driver/Courier

Automotive Parts Counter Technician

Automotive Repair Shop Foreman

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:

 

Employer: Capital Cab

Title: Cab Driver/Information Technology Technician

Location: Carson City, NV

Duration: 03/2001 Ė 03/2008

Job Duties: Transport passengers to various requested locations, collect fares and maintain appearance of the cabís interior and exterior; assisting passengers with special needs (e.g. helping with the handling of wheelchairs, groceries, luggage, etc.). I also administered a small network of six computers for the company, providing repair/maintenance services, performed regular data backup and software update services, and I wrote and maintained the program that the company used to track their business.

 

No employment from 08/2000 to 03/2001 due to severe illness.

Employer: Brad Ragan Tire & Appliance

Title: Auto Technician

Location: Tullahoma, TN

Duration: 09/1999- 08/2000

Job Duties: Duties included, but not limited to:

Basic maintenance/tune-up, brake system diagnosis/repair, basic to advanced engine performance diagnostics/repair, engine lubrication services, lower drive-train (transmission, transaxle, differential.) service/repair, suspension system inspection; diagnosis and repair/vehicle alignment services & repairs, tire repair/mounting/balancing, shop upkeep/maintenance, automotive electrical diagnosis/repair.

 

Employer: Cantex Inc.

Title: Plant Maintenance Technician

Location: Reno, NV

Duration: 03/1999- 08/1999

Job Duties: Wide ranging duties from simple cleanup through preventative maintenance rounds and operational testing to diagnosis and repair of complex production equipment and computerized line controllers, with high demand in areas of electronics and industrial electricity/electrical repair/wiring.

 


EMPLOYMENT HISTORY (continued):

 

Employer: Great Valley Shell

Title: Automotive Technician

Location: Gardnerville, NV

Duration: 10/1996- 03/1999

Job Duties: Basic maintenance/tune-up, brake system diagnosis/repair, basic to advanced engine performance diagnostics/repair, automotive electrical diagnosis/repair, engine R & R/overhaul, lower drive-train (transmission, transaxle, differential.) service/repair, shop upkeep/maintenance, customer relations, shop inventory/parts management and basic payroll management.

 

Employer: All American Tire

Title: Auto Mechanic

Location: Gardnerville, NV

Duration: 07/1995- 10/1996

Job Duties: Basic maintenance/tune-up, brake system diagnosis/repair, basic to advanced engine performance diagnostics/repair, automotive electrical diagnosis/repair, suspension repair/alignments, engine R & R /overhaul, lower drive-train (transmission, transaxle, differential.) service/repair, shop upkeep/maintenance and customer relations.

 

Employer: Bob's Texaco Service

Title: Automotive Repair Technician

Location: Carson City, NV

Duration: 03/1992- 07/1995

Job Duties: Duties Included:

Basic Maintenance/Tune-up, Brake System Diagnosis/Repair, Basic to Advanced Engine performance Diagnostics/Repair, Automotive Electrical Diagnosis/Repair, Suspension Repair/Alignments, Engine R&R/Overhaul, Lower Drive-train (transmission, transaxle, differential.) Service/Repair, Shop Upkeep/Maintenance and Customer Relations.

 

 

EDUCATION:

Major: Electronics, Computer Science

School: Lassen Community College

Location: CA

Degree: Electronics / Computer Science

Completion Date: 06/1983

 

CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES:

M.A.C.S. R12/HCFC134a Systems Technician, 06/1995

A.S.E. Master Automotive Technician, 07/1985 (Cert. Expired 9/2000)

 

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

I have a solid working knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, benefits, repair, and maintenance. I also possess knowledge of electric and electronic circuit boards, processors, chips, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming, fixing, servicing, adjusting, regulating, calibrating, fine-tuning, or testing machines, devices, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of electrical or electronic principles. I am capable of fixing, servicing, aligning, setting up, adjusting, and testing machines, devices, moving parts, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of mechanical principles.

I also have skills and experience in Information Technology, with respect to administering small to medium sized PC networks, and have a solid working knowledge of computer operations, repair, maintenance and upkeep, including areas of data backup management, software installation and updating, and scheduled maintenance.

 

Additionally, I have a decent working knowledge and experience in web design and web application programming, with skill-sets covering HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, PERL and Visual Basic 6. I also have experience administering small web server systems that utilize Apache web server 2.2, PHP 5, and MySQL 5

 

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