Preston West

Preston West

Work Experience

  • Bossier Dodge

    2007-2007 | auto mechanics

     Retained Dodge factory backed training on Cummins diesel and chassis electrical systems for Daimler Chrysler cars and trucks.  Worked as a bumper to bumper technician in the shop while using the latest computer scan equipment to repair Daimler Chrysler cars and trucks.

  • Grand Prairie Ford

    2005-2009 | Mechanic, Heavy Diesel Engines

     Went out of town for factory classroom training certifications for Ford diesel and gasoline engines, while flagging fifty hours a work week.  Diagnosed and repaired entire vehicle using the latest computer and internet technology and scan equipment.  Efficiently repair and diagnose light and medium duty diesel trucks.  Perform various other repairs on Ford, Lincoln and Mercury vehicles.  Responsible for preparing my own documents for correspondence with ford warranty

  • ATC Freightliner

    2010-2011 | Heavy Duty Mechanic

     Factory Backed training on Detroit 60 series- DDEC II-III-IV and Mercedes Benz engine repair MBE 9000-4000.  Factory backed truck electrical systems from Freightliner training and Freightliner wiring diagram comprehension training.  Eaton transmission sponsored clutch and driveline training.  Heavy truck repair and electrical diagnosis.  Maintained a safe and clean working environment, used mindful cost analysis to ensure customers had the best value for services rendered.

  • Weir Bros. Excavation

    2009-2011 | Heavy Duty Mechanic

     Shop foreman; managed five employees  Repair and diagnose heavy equipment, heavy and medium duty truck repair.  Worked on Ingersoll Rand, Caterpillar, Mac Mp8 engines, John Deer engines, Deutz air cooled engines, International truck engines, Ford, Chevrolet, Dodge 1-ton pick-ups.  Fabricated when needed.

  • Integrity Automotive

    2011-2012 | commision light and heavy duty vehicle repair technician

     Perform complete diagnostic of all foreign and domestic cars and trucks.  Engine and transmission repair on all foreign and domestic cars and trucks.  All electrical repairs on foreign and domestic cars and trucks.  Electrical diagnosis, heavy line repair, engine performance, light duty diesel repair, team player and customer service

  • Tarrant County

    2012-Present | Mechanic, Heavy Diesel Engines

    mechanic 3, Perform numerous types of engine, drive train, and hydraulic diagnostics on over the road trucks and road building equipment. Fast and efficiently diagnose, repair and fabricate an array of trucks and machines.  Electrical diagnosis, heavy line engine repair and hydraulics systems diagnosis and repair, fabricating and welding and blue prints and schematics interpretation.  Experienced with Gradall, Caterpillar, Whiting, Ingersoll Rand and Komotsu. Also, working as team to get the trucks and equipment fixed and back on the job sites in a timely manner.  Hydraulic repairs are performed daily ranging from diagnostics on hydro drive motors to main pump repairs to broken hydraulic lines.