Equipment operator

Merritt BC

Jesse James Skipper

2251 Nicola ave. PO Box 2065 Merritt B.C. V1K-1B8

phone: (250)-315-167l

email: Jessejamesskipper1984@outlook.



To obtain a full time position as a heavy equipment operator in the aggregate processing or mining industries.


I am a career aggregate processor . As early as 15 years old, I spent my summers and weekends working at the family the gravel pit.  Over the years I have acquired experience in every aspect of aggregate production and gravel pit operations.  I specialize in production loader and rock truck operation. I have experience running tower and am familiar with all aspects of crusher maintenance.  I also have diversified experience in underground pipe laying, plumbing, and concrete work. My work crushing has taken me to several mines around the province as well, so I am familiar with all relevant safety protocol, such as conducting safety meetings, hazard assessments and pre/post trip inspections and have first aid training as well.

Skills & Highlight:

10+ years as a Production loader / rock truck operator
Experience running tower of regular crusher spreads as well as wash plants
Punctual/ Reliable
Good Communication Skills
Quick to learn new skills
Hard working and fit ground work and maintenance
Used to working long hours and shift work
Valid level 1 first aid certification


Paradise Sand & Gravel- 2008 to 2010

I was the lead hand/ loader operator in charge of sand and gravel production, as well as loading and weighing out all incoming truck traffic. I operated and maintained 744J and 980C loaders, 40ton rock-truck and small and mid-sized excavators.

Ensign Bros. Ent.-2010 to 2012

Bought out Paradise Sand @ Gravel.

I maintained my duties as listed above gand gained experience on a small crusher spread.

Arthon Industries-2012 to 2013

I was the feed loader operator for the crushing division. I also gained experience running tower for the crusher spread and wash plant. I operated and maintained Volvo 330 and 350 sized loaders and 40 ton rock trucks.

Sandhill Materials-2014 to 2015

An aggregate processing operation owned  by Arthon Industries. Due to company restructuring my services where transferred to Sandhill Materials, but remained the same as listed for Arthon.

McIntyre Aggregate Crushing Ltd.- 2015 to 2016 loader/rock tuck operator.

Road Hammer Crushing-2017 to 2019. Ground hand/ equipment operator/ tower operator.


Graduated Kelowna Secondary School 2002

Graduated Okanagan University College CAD program 2003

Graduated Vancouver Career College Graphic Design program 2005

Job History

Grizzly excavating/ Road Hammer Crushing Penticton B.C.-2017 to 2019 (250) 492-6121

McIntyre aggregate Crushing Ltd. Oliver B.C.-Oct.2016 to Dec.2016 (250) 485-8583

Sandhill Materials Kitimat B.C.-Jan.1 2014 to Sept. 2015 (250) 868-6550

Arthon Industries Kelowna B.C.- June 7 2012 to Dec.17 2013 (250) 868- 6550

Ensign Bros. Ent. West Kelowna B.C. Jan 2010 to June 2012 (250) 769-7298

Paradise Sand & Gravel Peachland B.C. 2008 to 2010 (250) 469-3675


Alvin Tirk – Forman for Roadhammer Crushing. 250-681-3749

Marko Barisic-  Former Forman for Arthon’s crushing division. 250-862-7821

  • Updated 4 years ago

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