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Michael Sullenbarger

Richmond,IN

Summary

Experienced Equipment Operator specializing in natural gas work. Successful at reading and following plans, operating equipment and using tools to complete required tasks. Diligent and hard-working candidate ready to contribute solid effort as team member. Thorough and highly organized with excellent communication skills. Reliable worker with strong work ethic. To seek and maintain full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills.

Overview

22
22
years of professional experience

Work History

Gas Specialist/Equipment Operator

Centerpoint Energy Inc
2001.04 - Current
  • Trained in diverse pieces of equipment and useful attachments to handle crew needs.
  • Maintained and cleaned equipment after each job and inspected.
  • Communicated with crew members to prevent safety hazards and keep materials moving.
  • Used backhoes, mini excavators, and trenchers to install, maintain, and retire gas mains and services.
  • Operated commercial vehicle to transport equipment and job-specific machinery to and from job sites.
  • Determined and marked locations of underground pipes and wires to plan optimal digging locations.
  • Met project demands consistently through careful and consistent operation of heavy equipment.
  • Resolved most issues independently and worked with supervisors, engineers, and crews to resolve complicated problems.
  • Trained in diverse pieces of equipment and useful attachments to handle team needs.
  • Requested and maintained locates through Exactix app. to keep crews on schedule. And performed site visits to plan work with supervisors.
  • Performed thorough job briefings and all other job related paperwork, drawings, and work packets in timely manner on a daily basis.

Education

Associate of Applied Science - Electronics Technology

ITT Technical Institute
Dayton, OH

Skills

  • Team Communication
  • Gas facility construction and maintenance
  • Crew Leader
  • Safe Machinery Operation
  • Advanced Communication Skills
  • Project design
  • Backhoe and heavy equipment Operation
  • Site visit requests
  • Dealing with customer complaint's and concerns
  • Judgment and Decision-Making during emergency situations
  • Safe Work Practices
  • Problem-Solving as crew leader and site visits

Affiliations

  • Freemason

Timeline

Gas Specialist/Equipment Operator

Centerpoint Energy Inc
2001.04 - Current

Associate of Applied Science - Electronics Technology

ITT Technical Institute
Michael Sullenbarger