Terminal Operator

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Tirsa Mahabir

tirsa.mahabir@gmail.com | (472) 918-6433 | Newburgh, NY


I have over 1 year of experience as a Terminal Operator. I am responsible for the loading and unloading of all incoming and outgoing products, as well as performing maintenance on the terminal equipment. I have a strong attention to detail and take pride in my work. I am also Forklift certified.


Terminal Operator at Global Partners LP, NYApr 2022 - Present

  • Monitored and operated all aspects of a terminal with 8 oil storage tanks, 3 truck loading bays, and 2 railcar unloading tracks.
  • Supervised the daily operations of 4 employees including 2 tank farm operators and 2 shipping/receiving clerks.
  • Loaded outbound trucks with product according to customer specifications while maintaining high accuracy levels (>99.5%).
  • Monitored inbound shipments via pipeline and railcars, verified quantities received against manifests, and oversaw proper offloading procedures.
  • Inspected all equipment on a regular basis for safety compliance (e.g. fire extinguishers, emergency shut-off valves).
  • Investigated any discrepancies between inventories and physical counts.

Associate Terminal Operator at Buckeye Partners LP, NYJul 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Handled the unloading of 4,000+ barrels of crude oil per day from tanker trucks.
  • Monitored and operated terminal equipment such as pumps and valves.
  • Inspected tank farms for leaks and other safety hazards on a daily basis.
  • Wrote up Daily Activity Reports detailing all activities that took place during shift.
  • Coordinated with other departments to ensure smooth operations at the terminal.
  • Trained new hires on proper procedures and safety protocols.


High School Diploma at High School of American Studies at Lehman CollegeSep 2017 - May 2021

I've learned how to read, write, and do math.


  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • Organization
  • Time Management

Mariellen Lalinde

mariellen.lalinde@gmail.com | (154) 601-4009 | Hilo, HI


I am a Terminal Operator with over 1 year of experience. I have worked in various industries and have gained the necessary skills to work effectively and efficiently. I possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. My work ethic is impeccable as I always put the needs of my employer first. Furthermore, I take great pride in my work and always strive to exceed expectations


Terminal Operator at Matson, HIApr 2022 - Present

  • Monitored and operated a plant that produced 5,000 barrels of oil per day.
  • Implemented new safety procedures that reduced accidents by 25%.
  • Successfully completed training on the operation of new equipment.
  • Maintained records of all incoming and outgoing product shipments.
  • Performed regular maintenance checks on all equipment.

Associate Terminal Operator at Pasha Hawaii, HIAug 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Handled daily operations of the terminal, including loading and unloading ships.
  • Coordinated with other departments to ensure smooth operation of the terminal.
  • Monitored inventory levels and initiated orders when necessary.
  • Trained new employees on proper procedures.
  • Maintained cleanliness and safety in the work area.


High School Diploma at Punahou School, HIAug 2017 - May 2021

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.


  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Monitoring Equipment
  • Operating Procedures
  • Record Keeping
  • Safety Procedures
  • Teamwork