assembly line worker resume example with 20+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

Diligent Manufacturing team member well-versed in completing Vehicle product assemblies. Proven skills in reading blueprints, organizing supplies and testing product quality. Dependable team player experienced in operating and maintaining equipment.

  • Production Lines
  • Assembly and Production
  • Repair
  • Quality Assurance Controls
  • Power Tools
  • Forklift Operation
  • Power and Hand Tools
  • Wiring Diagrams
  • Maintenance and Repair
  • Quality inspections
Northside High School Warner Robins, GA Expected in 06/1977 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Work History
H P Hood Llc - Assembly Line Worker
Albany, NY, 03/2010 - Current
  • Followed outlined specifications to implement effective assembly plans.
  • Compared parts to stock lists and material parameters to check compliance and identify non-conforming parts.
  • Completed durable assemblies and subassemblies with hand and power tools such as Torque Wrenches, Pnuematic Air impact, and Specialized measuring tooling.
  • Completed durable assemblies and subassemblies with hand and power tools such as Pnuematic AIr Impact and specialized measuring tools
  • Checked position and alignment of each component to prevent errors and minimize materials waste.
  • Removed rough spots to enhance parts alignment and improve finishes.
  • Prevented equipment jams or wasted materials by setting and verifying accurate parts clearances.
  • Sampled and tested final products to check conformance with production tolerances.
  • Analyzed project specifications and other instructions prior to job start to ascertain all tasks and determine completion dates.
  • Assisted quality assurance by visually inspecting items and removing defective parts.
  • Worked closely with others in team-oriented settings to maintain line productivity.
  • Kept work area clean, neat and organized to prevent accidents, mishaps and misplaced tools.
  • Used hand trucks, forklifts and scissor lifts to complete tasks and transport items.
  • Used established assembly instructions to complete jobs quickly, accurately and with zero errors.
  • Conducted quality assurance inspections on finished components and identified issues.
  • Put hazardous materials in properly marked containers to avoid injuries or contamination.
  • Kept work areas clean by removing trash and debris and organizing all tools in preparation for next shift.
Scientific Games - Machine Operator
San Francisco, CA, 09/1993 - 02/2010
  • Ran heavy duty lathes, boring machines, mills, planers and grinders to craft products.
  • Dismantled machinery to access, remove and replace worn components and keep production within optimal tolerances.
  • Maximized productivity by keeping detailed production records and identifying hold-ups.
  • Calibrated, tested, and adjusted machine settings or controls in preparation for operations.
  • Tended operating machinery to identify equipment malfunctions and locate sources of product defects.
  • Monitored machines during operation to detect sounds of malfunctioning or excessive vibration and adjusted machines or replaced tools to eliminate problems.
  • Updated daily production logs with timely and accurate information, regularly informing management of special incidents or non-conformance issues.
  • Maintained machines within work area, complying with company and OSHA safety rules and regulations.
  • Set appropriate stops and guides to specified lengths as indicated by scale, rule or template.
  • Set accurate feed rates and trimming protocols to maintain efficient production and meet schedule demands.
  • Identified malfunctions or failures by routinely monitoring and analyzing equipment operations.
  • Maintained equipment performance by completing routine maintenance actions such as lubricating and cleaning components.
  • Followed technical documentation, including tooling instructions and product specifications to determine and implement operational sequences.
  • Set up and operated various machine tools and jigs to produce precision parts, maintaining awareness of approximate job completion times.
  • Assessed equipment after each production run, performing preventive maintenance to keep machines running smoothly.
City Of Gresham - Vehicle Mechanic
Gresham, OR, 09/1979 - 09/1992
  • Worked on starting systems and electrical systems such as wiring harnesses, lights, batteries and communication systems.
  • Diagnosed engine, suspension, brake, transmission and other vehicle issues using extensive training and diagnostic equipment.
  • Prepared vehicles for rigorous treatment by monitoring fluid levels and performing preventive maintenance.
  • Directed vehicle recovery teams tasked with retrieving damaged or stuck vehicles in field conditions.
  • Ordered parts and supplies from suppliers when bench stock levels dropped below threshold or when broken parts required replacement.
  • Repaired broken or damaged wheels, brakes, suspension and other undercarriage issues in high-stress environments and with minimal tools.
  • Checked brake systems and determined need of pad replacement, disc turning or other maintenance requirements.
  • Read and followed technical documentation to complete accurate repairs.
  • Test drove vehicles to determine problems and test repairs.
  • Measured depth of current tire tread and educated customers about dangers of low tread.
  • Rotated and balanced tires for even wear.
  • Inspected customer vehicles for wear, tear and damage from accidents.
  • Assessed vehicle maintenance status and completed mileage-based services, including changing out belts, filling fluids and replacing gaskets.
  • Changed vehicle oil and replaced filter.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Northside High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Assembly Line Worker
  • Machine Operator
  • Vehicle Mechanic


  • High School Diploma

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