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Robert G Tronge

Robert G Tronge   Rogers City, MI

Work Experience

General Laborer

Kevin Richard Dairy Farm - Hawks, MI

August 2005 to Present

Responsibilities 
This is a 350 dairy cow operation. I mix the feed and feed cows, clean up around the barns with tractor & loader. Operate large farm tractors with necessary equipment. Plow snow around the farm buildings. Operate forklift. 

Accomplishments 
Have raised the milk production of the cows with accurate measurements of feed for each cow, when I started feeding the cows. 

Skills Used 
Operating all this large equipment in a safe daily practices.

General Laborer

Knopf Farm - Rogers City, MI

January 1978 to November 2008

Responsibilities 
Feeding cows and calves, milking cows, clean cow yard and barns, field work; planting and harvesting. Driving tractors with necessary equipment, repair work on all equipment, plow snow around the farm buildings. 

Accomplishments 
Working on the family farm with my family. 

Skills Used 
I grew up on the family farm, and learned so much about farming, caring for the animals, respect for heavy equipment and respect for the animals. How to care for the fields in a productive way, and learned how to keep the soils in good production for the future. 

My father retired, and the farm is rented out now, since 2008.

Mill Worker, temporary job

O & N Minerals - Rogers City, MI

October 2006 to December 2006

Responsibilities 
Job duties were cleaning up stone in the mill, help clean tunnels, pickup stone piled up on the floor, keep everything clean. 

Accomplishments 
Working with other people in a large quarry. 

This was a temporary job .

General Laborer

Danny Hentkowski Forest Producgts, Inc. - Rogers City, MI

February 1996 to May 2005

Responsibilities 
Post peeler, stack lumber, heavy equipment operator: payloader & forklife operator. Repair work on equipment, help out where ever needed. Have also done harvesting in the woods, driving skidder, 

Accomplishments 
Learned how to operate equipment in a sawmill operation. Also, learned to operate logging equipment. 

Went back to this job after working temporary jobs at Michigan Limestone.

Mill Worker, temporary job

Michigan Limetone Oerations - Rogers City, MI

September 2004 to December 2004

Responsibilities 
Job duties were cleaning up stone in the mill, help clean tunnels, pickup stone piled up on the floor, keep everything clean. 

Accomplishments 
Learned to work with other people in large quarry.

Truck driver, temporary job

Michigan Limestone Operations - Rogers City, MI

September 2002 to December 2002

Responsibilities 
Job duties were yard work and driving 150 ton trucks, hauling stone. Power washing large equipment, layout for drilling holes for the driller. 

Accomplishments 
Learning how to drive the 150 ton trucks, helped keep production up. 

Skills Used 
Put my years of heavy equipment operating to use, operating these large trucks.

Education

High school dipolma

Rogers City High School - Rogers City, MI