cnc lathe operator machinist resume example with 17+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -

Reliable Machinist skilled at reading and following machine schematics and standard operating procedures. Meticulous and systematic with excellent critical thinking and problem-solving abilities. Accomplished in manufacturing and repairing precision parts and instruments.

Welding experience, assembly and fabrication, able to read blue prints. Forklift and organizational skills.

  • Parts fabrication
  • Schematics reading
  • Equipment set up
  • Machine calibration
  • CNC and manual equipment
  • Tapping and milling
  • Tooling and fixtures
  • Thread and plug gauges
  • De-burring
  • Problem resolution
  • Organization
10/2020 to Current
CNC Lathe Operator Machinist Iconma, L.L.C. Boulder, CO,
  • Followed templates to produce consistent work and avoid errors.
  • Helped engineers and supervisors improve parts, methods and fixturing by offering feedback from machine runs.
  • Edited speeds and feeds in CNC program for different production runs.
  • Reviewed program specifications or blueprints to plan lathe operation.
  • Operated precision measuring instruments to check pieces within tight tolerances.
  • Monitored machine operation at control panel and adjusted settings to create desired pieces.
  • Evaluated conformance of finished work by measuring dimensions and inspecting pieces.
  • Installed correct tooling according to machine set-up sheets.
  • Kept parts within close tolerances of design standards to maintain optimal quality.
  • Changed out aging tools, fixtures and offsets.
  • Observed company's strict safety rules during each shift to avoid job-related injuries.
  • Performed routine maintenance on machines and monitored usage to reduce parts breakdown.
  • Fabricated various parts using multiple machines at once.
  • Provided expert coaching and training for new team members.
  • Completed accurate calculations of machine speed, feed ratios and cut parameters.
  • Operated hoists, cranes and other material handling equipment to lift heavy work pieces or move loads.
  • Read programming instructions and product blueprints to determine sequences and dimensional requirements.
  • Stopped machine operation to change tooling, setup, or workpiece placement according to required machining sequences.
  • Checked completed workpieces against specifications to assess conformance.
  • Aligned, mounted and installed tools and attachments on machines, using hand tools and precision measuring instruments.
05/2018 to 05/2020
CNC Operator/Machinist Altra Holdings, Inc. Syracuse, NY,
  • Operated numJessicaally-controlled machine tools to perform series of progressive machining operations on repetitive work to close and exact tolerances and precise finish specifications.
  • Made appropriate corrections with offsets for tool wear, broken tools or casting variations.
  • Worked from programming instructions, operational data and machine setup instructions to perform machining work.
  • Set up, adjusted and checked machine programming for each job, configuring equipment according to project specifications.
  • Measured, marked and indicated dimensions and reference points on materials.
  • Assisted with finishing processes, including cleaning and deburring material, maintenance and clean-up for each job.
  • Cleaned and organized work area daily, performing routine maintenance on machinery and observing safety guidelines to prepare workplace for safe and effective productivity.
  • Communicated with supervisors, machine programmers or lead machinist to address any concerns with programs.
02/2017 to 05/2018
CNC Operator Akzo Nobel N.V. Houston, TX,
  • Loaded and unloaded machines to prevent expensive equipment issues.
  • Provided expert coaching and training for new team members.
  • Performed routine maintenance on machines and monitored usage to reduce parts breakdown.
  • Changed out aging tools, fixtures and offsets.
  • Kept parts within close tolerances of design standards to maintain optimal quality.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
04/2004 to 02/2017
Production Operator International Paper City, STATE,
  • Examined final products to check conformance with quality and design standards.
  • Organized all project components on work tables according to work flow.
  • Troubleshot issues with machines and made repairs.
  • Setup and adjusted Flexo Folder Gluer machines for daily operations.
  • Assisted assessment of finalized product development to maintain QC standards.
  • Monitored processes to avoid overloading and keep machinery functioning properly.
  • Recorded production data in daily logs.
  • Recommended process improvements to enhance operational safety and efficiency.
  • Helped machine operators set up and tend equipment to complete runs.
  • Completed housekeeping and maintenance duties to keep production area safe, organized and ready for next shift.
  • Volunteered to take on additional shifts during peak periods to keep projects with tight deadlines moving forward.
  • Attended all company-offered training sessions to improve skills and learn operation of new machines.
Education and Training
Expected in to to
: Computer NumJessicaally Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology
LTC - Cleveland, WI,

Basic Machine Tool Programming.

Machine Tool Programming.

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School Attended

  • LTC

Job Titles Held:

  • CNC Lathe Operator Machinist
  • CNC Operator/Machinist
  • CNC Operator
  • Production Operator


  • Some College (No Degree)

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