Bridge Operator Resume Samples

A Bridge Operator controls the equipment that allows the ships to pass through the waterways. Typical work activities are listed on the Bridge Operator Resume as – facilitating the efficient, orderly, and safe maritime navigation of inland, crowded ship passages, controlling road traffic warning signals, raising and lowering bridges to allow waterway passage, operating the machinery, and coordinating safe passage, maintaining and inspecting the equipment to ensure safe working condition, preparing summary reports, overseeing the activities of lower lock and bridge operators, and training new applicants.

The main requirement for this post includes the ability to lean and follow directions, a passion for machinery, attention to details, willingness to perform menial work, good eyesight, and communication skills, advanced knowledge of local waterways and safety regulations, and the ability to multitask. The position requires only a high school diploma or GED.

 

Bridge Operator Resume example

Bridge Operator Resume

Summary : Seeking a position utilizing strong organizational skills, excellent communication skills, leadership with a growing organization.

Skills : Shipping And Receiving, Training Skills.

Description :

    1. Controlled machinery to open and close highway drawbridges, or horizontally or vertically adjustable bridges.
    2. Moved levers to activate traffic signals, navigation lights.
    3. Observed approaching vessels to determine size and speed, and listens for whistle signals indicating a desire to pass.
    4. Signaled vessels to proceed.
    5. Observed positions of vessels to ensure optimum utilization of lock space or bridge opening space.
    6. Relayed messages to vessels in the waterway.
    7. Inspected bridge and bridge or canal auxiliary equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS In Information Systems


Bridge Operator Resume

Headline : Seeking a position utilizing my strong organizational skills, excellent communication skills, leadership with a growing organization.

Skills : Landscaping, Carpentry, Computer, Floor Buffer, Waxing Floor.

Description :

    1. Provided event management monitoring in a distributed and mainframe environment through the use of various monitoring technologies.
    2. Controlled railroad or highway drawbridge over waterways to permit passage of vessels.
    3. Observed approaching vessels listen for a whistle signal from vessels.
    4. Maintained boat logs as mandated by the state.
    5. Cleaned and maintained bridge house.
    6. Logged data, such as water levels and weather conditions.
    7. Recorded names, types, and destinations of vessels passing through bridge opening or locks, and the number of trains or vehicles crossing the bridge.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Information Systems


Bridge Operator Resume

Summary : Interested in obtaining a job doing light yard work or janitorial services in the southern portion. Experience in managing resources on-site and off-site and ability to manage multiple projects/releases simultaneously in a deadline-driven environment.

Skills : Customer Service, Loss Prevention, Security, Maintenance.

Description :

    1. Opened and closed span bridge and perform normal maintenance and cleaning.
    2. Monitored for accidents and communicate with local emergency services to assist with the passage of emergency vehicles.
    3. Used marine radio.
    4. Stopped either vehicular or marine traffic, as needed for either land or water emergencies.
    5. Assisted in the possible evacuation of all citizens living south of the Golden Meadow Flood Gate.
    6. Commended from the President for services during storms following.
    7. Wrote accident reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HS Graduate

Bridge Operator Resume

Summary : Experienced professional with strong analytical, administrative, and planning skills, combined with the ability to coordinate efforts to meet client needs. Knowledge of the insurance verification process. Proven ability to develop, cultivate and maintain positive relationships with customers. Self-motivated with productive and efficient work habits without supervision.

Skills : Programming Languages: C++, Java, Visual Basic, SQL, JavaScript.

Description :

    1. Opened bridge for passing marine vessels.
    2. Communicated with customers via phone and radio.
    3. Maintained Boat and Bridge Operator Duty Logs.
    4. Operated the drawbridge properly and safely in accordance with the regulations of the region.
    5. Completed bridge logs and reports - accurately, clearly, and neatly.
    6. Communicated on the radio in a Polite, courteous, and responsive manner.
    7. Kept the bridge and bridge tender house in a state of order and cleanliness at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate In Microsystems Technology

Bridge Operator Resume

Objective : Pursuing passion and promoting a positive atmosphere in a career where one will be able to utilize life experiences as well as interpersonal skills, as one grows personally and professionally.

Skills : Customer Service, Strategic Planning, Leadership Development, Communications, Problem Resolution, Presentation, Reporting.

Description :

    1. Provided safe passage for boats, vehicles, and pedestrians with proper bridge safety practices.
    2. Followed coast guard policies.
    3. Opened promptly upon schedule when appropriate.
    4. Stayed alert and respond professionally and considerately to all requests.
    5. Responded to all radio requests and follow proper radio procedures.
    6. Maintained a polite and considerate customer relationship.
    7. Opened and closed bridges for marine and land traffic.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Bridge Operator Resume

Headline : Able to work with others toward a team goal, to direct and lead others to produce desired results, and to coordinate all multifaceted tasks involved in office procedures.

Skills : Computer; Microsoft Word, Excel.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the safety of pedestrians, bicyclists, boaters, and cars.
    2. Communicate by radio with Coast Guard and Miami Dade Fire Rescue.
    3. Monitored waterway and roadway traffic to determine when to open/close the bridge and report any accidents, monitored cameras.
    4. Worked as a bridge operator on the Independence Bridge.
    5. Operated all phases of equipment, cleaned the dust, and ventilating system.
    6. Included maintaining a safe environment for pedestrians to pass bridges throughout the region.
    7. Operated and assisted in the maintenance of the Slip Bridge.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Accounting

    Bridge Operator Resume

    Headline : Hard-working and dedicated individual looking to improve and utilize personal intellect and professional experience to contribute to the organization's noble goals and simultaneously provide excellent service and opportunities for company development and personal growth.

    Skills : PowerPoint Presentation, Basic Statistic Skill, Team Project.

    Description :

      1. Opened and closed bridge when needed.
      2. Notified proper personnel when the bridge needs repair.
      3. Notified other bridge keepers.
      4. Monitored store and corporate networks throughout the region.
      5. Answered help desk tier I calls about store networks.
      6. Operated/Maintained the bridges of the city.
      7. Communicated via marine radio was a crucial component of the position.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Accounting

    Bridge Operator Resume

    Headline : Looking to obtain a position that will enable using working skills, educational background, abilities, and experiences to further expand knowledge and work ethics in a positive environment and become an asset to the company.

    Skills : Lifting, Scanning, Computer Skills.

    Description :

      1. Maintained and operated moveable bridges and assist marine vessels through waterways.
      2. Recorded data and learning the electrical components of generators and control panels.
      3. Operated any bridge owned by the Dept of Transportation.
      4. Shipped/Manufactured gelatin material. 
      5. Communicated and logged all actions at shift change of upcoming are ongoing concerns.
      6. Communicated with boat captains, state and local law enforcement.
      7. Maintained an operations log and prepares reports relative to operations.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    GED

    Bridge Operator Resume

    Headline : An experienced and detail-oriented professional that is driven by helping and supporting others and thrives when part of an organization that embodies the same views.

    Skills : Leadership Development, Communications.

    Description :

      1. Controlled road traffic and warning signals.
      2. Raised and lowered bridge to allow waterway passage.
      3. Operated non-CDL commercial vehicles up to 26ft Communicate with ship traffic.
      4. Reported any problems and issues that may occur with the bridge.
      5. Effectively communicated with marine captains to ensure a safe opening of the passway.
      6. Input data of all boats and trains passing.
      7. Cleaned, Lubricated, and made minor repairs to operating equipment.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Certificate in Microsystems Technology

    Bridge Operator Resume

    Headline : Looking to acquire a position that will enable utilizing knowledge, education, and experience. Combining strong interpersonal and communication skills, and committed to continual performance development in the workplace.

    Skills : Strategic Planning, MS Office.

    Description :

      1. Operated the opening and closing of draw bridges.
      2. Ran and used the Bridge program to fill the orders for the specific glass sizes/types.
      3. Used tape measures to ensure quality standards are within tolerance.
      4. Operated/maintained the bridges of the city.
      5. Maintained boat logs as mandated by the state.
      6. Responsible for opening and closing swing bridge when necessary.
      7. Raised and lowered a moveable bridge or bridges on a designated shift to allow passage in accordance with conditions established by Federal and City rules and regulations.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    GED