(555) 432-1000,
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Professional Summary

Resourceful CNC Machinist skilled in operating grinders, lathes and various CNC machines in fast-paced production and maintenance environments. Dependable and reliable with expertise in monitoring telemetry, changing out tooling and loading materials.

  • CAD utilization
  • Blueprint Interpretation
  • Assembly and production
  • Materials management
Waltrip High School Houston, TX Expected in High School Diploma : - GPA :
University of Houston Houston, TX Expected in Associate of Science : Criminal Justice - GPA :
Work History
Genesee & Wyoming - CNC Machinist/Field Service Technician
Medford, OR, 05/2006 - 01/2021
  • Studied changing production and daily work orders to adjust offsets correctly.
  • Maintained tight tolerances with design specifications.
  • Ran heavy duty lathes, boring machines, mills, planers and grinders to craft products.
  • Studied daily work instruction, sketches, drawings, blueprints and manuals to determine dimensions and tolerances accurately.
  • Maintained excellent production levels by completing regular maintenance inspections on equipment.
  • Adhered to high level of safety by following company rules and regulations to prevent injuries.
  • Regularly exceeded daily production goals by effectively troubleshooting machinery and programming issues.
  • Maximized productivity by keeping detailed production records and identifying hold-ups.
  • Trained and coached new team members on proper machine set-up procedures.
  • Went over 10 years without machinery accidents by adhering closely to safety practices for CNC Lathe machines and Milling machine equipment.
  • Operated and maintained up to 4 different mill and lathe machines to fabricate drill bits.
  • Obtained blueprints and support materials from suppliers and engineers.
  • Interpreted drawings and planed work in proper operational sequence on multi-cut jobs.
  • Closely monitored equipment to detect and report malfunctions and prevent accidents.
  • Used CNC and manual equipment to perform both initial and final machining.
  • Interpret test results, compare them to established specifications and control limits, and make recommendations on appropriateness of data for release.
  • Complete documentation needed to support testing procedures including data capture forms, equipment logbooks, or inventory forms.
  • Monitor testing procedures to ensure that all tests are performed according to established item specifications, standard test methods, or protocols and serve as a technical liaison between quality control and other departments, vendors and contractors.
  • Knowledge of purification processes by chromatography, crystallization and in process test methods.
  • Knowledge of CGMP and FDA regulations.
  • Install test equipment, operate and maintain equipment for analytical HPLC and prep HPLC.

Union Pacific Railroad Co - Locomotive Engineer
City, STATE, 1995 - 2006
  • Moved controls such as throttles and air brakes to drive electric, diesel-electric, steam or gas-turbine-electric locomotives.
  • Examined locomotives to verify adequate fuel, sand, water and other supplies before each run.
  • Directed operations during disruptions in service, providing for diversion of trains, adding stops and connections, all general train movements and flow of information to crews and customers.
  • Monitored commission hour operations to coordinate with field supervisors for mechanical or infrastructure breakdowns.
  • Operated locomotives to transport freight and other materials.
  • Monitored gauges and meters to measure speed, amperage, battery charge and air pressure in brake lines and main reservoirs.
  • Conferred with conductors and traffic control center personnel via radio phones to issue and receive information concerning stops, delays and oncoming trains.
  • Operated automated systems to propel trains, add or remove cars and switch cars around to unload freight.
  • Observed tracks to detect obstructions such as animals and other rail cars.
  • Interpreted and relayed hand and lantern signals affecting movement of train and controlled speed and clearance distance of cars.
  • Maneuvered locomotives to transport freight or passengers between stations.
  • Climbed on and off the locomotive engin and the rail cars to set or release hand brakes, couple and uncouple air hoses between rail cars and remove and replace broken knuckles.
  • Worked with conductors and assistants to drive locomotives safely.
Texas Department Of Criminal Justice - Lieutenant Prison Guard
City, STATE, 1991 - 1995
  • Made rounds at specified intervals and conducted head counts and roll calls.
  • Completed intake paperwork, fingerprints and searches.
  • Prepared, processed and maintained forms, reports, logs, records and activity journals.
  • Determined and assigned inmates to appropriate housing.
  • Delivered inmates to work sites and returned safely by following protocols.
  • Received and inspected mail, property and funds from visitors on behalf of designated inmates.
  • Built solid relationships with staff and residents to keep institution safe and secure.
  • Escorted inmates to and from cells, court, hospitals and medical appointments.
  • Discussed with offenders links between criminal behavior and anger management problems or drug and alcohol abuse.
United States Army - Military Officer
City, STATE, 1985 - 1993
  • Led teams by example, consistently demonstrating correct behaviors and enforcing policies and procedures.
  • Inspected officers and vehicles to identify and correct any unprofessional appearances.
  • Commanded on-scene tactical teams during critical incidents.
  • Supervised manual and automated supply strategies, and connected with supply and data processing teams to facilitate communication and collaboration.
  • Directed collection, organization and application of field intelligence and combat data to enhance troop safety and operational success.
  • Oversaw teams planning, implementing and realigning field and base operational strategies.
  • Conducted and oversaw interrogations, briefings and debriefings.
  • Prepared and delivered investigative reports and briefings.
  • Integrated intelligence activities into other military operations, plans and programs.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
  • Identified issues, analyzed information and provided solutions to problems.

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School Attended

  • Waltrip High School
  • University of Houston

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  • CNC Machinist/Field Service Technician
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