I have 26 years of experience, including as an Extruder Operator, as a Floor Coverings Installer and as a CASTING SUPPLIER in industries including manufacturing and construction..
Most recently, I have been working as an Extruder Operator at Quanex Building Products from October 2004 to April 2015. I'm a talented Machine Operator with solid work history and proven ability to perform well in a team and individually. I'm also a Machine Operator with positive attitude and a commitment to safety, quality, customer service and lean manufacturing.
My skills and experiences include: Troubleshooting,quality,forklift operation,using tape measures,hand tools,pallet jacks, etc.
Repaired broad range of extrusion machines using different hand tools
Recruited and trained machine operators.
Ran a vinyl extrusion machine production line
Used propane forklift to unload trailer at warehouse.
Measured extruded products.
Verified products meet standards.
Determined how to set up machines.
Set controls to monitor vacuum, air pressure and temperature.
Operated machines that extrude thermoplastic.
Changed dies on extruding machines.
Cleaned work areas.
Monitored production to maintain quality.
Examined extruded products for defects.
My accomplishments included Run extrusion machine to produce vinyl lineals for window and door manufacturing.
Also had to do quality checks on parts to make sure they where good before packaged and had to package them for shipment.
Measure and examine extruded products in order to locate defects, and to check for conformance to specifications; adjust controls as necessary to alter products.
Determine setup procedures and select machine dies and parts, according to specifications.
Install dies, machine screws, and sizing rings on machines that extrude thermoplastic or metal materials.
Change dies on extruding machines according to production line changes.
Start machines and set controls to regulate vacuum, air pressure, sizing rings, and temperature, and to synchronize speed of
Replace worn dies when products vary from specifications.
Troubleshoot, maintain, and make minor repairs to equipment.
Clean work areas.
Knowledge sets include Lean Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Production, Quality.
Unloaded material from trucks
Forklifts, Forklift Operation, Hand Tools, Lean Manufacturing, Materials, Pallet Jack, Quality, Repairs, Troubleshooting,Etc.
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