Extrusion Operator Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,

Skilled and knowledgeable in various welding and cutting processes on ferrous and non-ferrous metals

Skilled in working production lines and in production settings

Manually and mentally composed and capable

Proficient in various inspection and measurement tasks

Conscious of safety procedures and encouraging of advancing safe protocols

Professional Summary

Experienced Extrusion operator skilled in all aspects of vinyl extrusion processes and procedures, safety and quality assurance, and chemical handling. Well-versed in implementing quality assurance protocols and complying with environmental health and safety requirements. Self-motivated with outstanding record of meeting production goals. Accustomed to managing projects involving material handling, drying, cutting, punching and trimming equipment.

Certified Welder accomplished in offline assembly production, material handling and machine operation. Results-oriented, high-energy welding professional with heavy equipment and weld measuring experience.

Welder extensively trained in MIG/TIG, flux and stick welding. Experienced in crane operation and metal fabrication.

Work History
07/2018 to 03/2020 Extrusion Operator Sonoco | Pasadena, CA,
  • Operated multiple extrusion lines to extrude various tubes, wires and structural shapes used in manufacturing of vinyl extrusion products.
  • Exemplified positive attitude as team member in dynamic, fast-paced environment and remained composed and professional during complex challenges.
  • Measured extruded products to identify imperfections and adjusted controls to adhere to project specifications.
  • Completed product traceability, logs and production reports to accurately document extrusion-related activities.
  • Examined and troubleshot extrusion equipment including extruder, controls, water trough and calibration tables.
  • Analyzed quality data to determine and drive desired outcomes.
  • Complied with chemical handling procedures and requirements for environmental health and safety.
  • Entered notes into database to keep record of daily and overall production and training use.
  • Monitored and maintained machine and water parameters to avoid stoppage on production line.
  • Set up and operated extrusion machines to derive plastic compounds.
  • Communicated machine production and material process status with relief shifts and management.
  • Met production goals through timely changeover and proper set up of injection molds and workstations.
10/2017 to 07/2018 Fabrication Welder Chromalox | Houston, TX,
  • Used metallurgy, SMAW and FCAW welding techniques to complete bridge construction projects on time and under budget.
  • Observed hydrostatic and dimension tolerance tests to evaluate weld quality and conformance to specifications.
  • Set up and operated hand and power tools, including shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding equipment.
  • Calibrated flow and pressure settings to build and maintain flames.
  • Removed excess slag with arc-cutting, grinding and other equipment.
  • Clamped, held, tack-welded, heat-bent, ground and bolted component parts to achieve required configurations and positions.
  • Bolted, clamped and tack-welded parts to secure components prior to welding.
  • Removed and repaired unacceptable welds with air arc and grinder to meet quality guidelines.
  • Used arc, gas-shielded arc, submerged arc and gas welding equipment to weld bridge component parts safely and efficiently.
  • Chipped away debris and thick crusts of rust, slag and other materials to ready surfaces for welding.
  • Minimized warping by using good fitting, burning and welding techniques.
  • Detected faulty operation of equipment and defective materials and promptly resolved issues.
02/2016 to 09/2017 Team Member Baumhowers Victory Grill | Huntsville, AL,
  • Kept work areas clean, organized and safe to promote efficiency and team safety.
  • Mentored junior team members on protocols and procedures of each station to maximize contributions.
  • Maintained order accuracy and customer satisfaction by double-checking packing labels while packaging cooked food products.
  • Developed strong relationships with coworkers and managers.
  • Took on additional job duties, including mopping and restocking during unexpected backlog, resulting in meeting project target date.
  • Maintained productive, efficient approach to all tasks.
  • Optimized safety and productivity by regularly cleaning and organizing work zones.
  • Learned all required tasks quickly to maximize performance.
  • Maximized team knowledge and productivity by effectively training, monitoring and directing employees in application of best practices and regulatory protocols.
  • Continuously checked meat and fried products for quality assurance according to strict guidelines.
  • Broke down boxes and cartons, disposing of refuse in proper cardboard receptacles.
  • Contributed to team success by completing jobs quickly and accurately.
  • Successfully communicated with all team members to navigate job duties and complete daily tasks.
02/2015 to 12/2015 Busboy Holiday Inn Club Vacations | Scottsdale, AZ,
  • Checked dining area supplies, including linens and wrapped silverware, and replenished low stock.
  • Worked quickly, communicated with other staff and always looked for better ways of completing tasks to improve productivity and keep tables ready for incoming guests.
  • Kept close eye on customers to quickly spot leaving guests and clear tables for future patrons.
  • Collected trash, wiped up spills and removed trays to maintain fresh and clean customer areas.
  • Transported dirty utensils, dishes and trays to kitchen to support efficient cleaning.
  • Provided smooth and timely service to customers by providing additional silverware, extra napkins and cleaning spills.
  • Developed excellent relationships with managers and fellow team members to ensure success, build professional relationships and support positive work environment.
  • Greeted customers and answered any questions.
  • Ensured exceptional guest experiences through attentive service.
Expected in 05/2018 High School Diploma | General Education Valley High School, New Kensington, PA GPA:
Expected in 05/2018 Certified Welder | Welding Northern Westmoreland Career Technical College, New Kensington, PA GPA:

3G Limited FCAW .045 E71T-1

3G Limited SMAW 3/32 E7018

3G Uphill SMAW 1/8 E6010

1G Limited GTAW ER70S-2

30-Hour Construction Safety and Health

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School Attended
  • Valley High School
  • Northern Westmoreland Career Technical College
Job Titles Held:
  • Extrusion Operator
  • Fabrication Welder
  • Team Member
  • Busboy
  • High School Diploma
  • Certified Welder