Talented Machinist with 6 years experience setting up and operating a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments, including fabricating, modifying and repairing mechanical instruments.
Strong Algebra and general math skills
Certified forklift operator
Finishing Operator , 09/2010
to 12/2013 Corning Inc – Erwin,
Received and correctly processed both written and verbal instructions, prints and work orders.
Inspected and tested components, assemblies and power tools.
Built containers and pack parts in accordance with detailed packing specifications.
Verified part numbers and placed parts in appropriate shipping containers.
Maintained counts and lifts, shifts and stocks materials and parts.
Recognized and reported defective material and equipment to shift supervisor.
Planned and paced work efficiently in order to meet daily, weekly, project or production goals.
Observed all safety policies and procedures
Closely inspected parts to ensure they were clean and free of contaminants.
Installed protective devices such as bracing, padding, or strapping to prevent shifting or damage during shipping.
Fork Truck Certified
Lock out /Tag out Certified
Confined Spaces Certified
Pool Installer, 04/2010
to 07/2010 Pool and Spa World – Big Flats,
Machine operator , 01/2013
to Current Depuy Synthes – 35 Airport Road Bigflats,
Selected, aligned and secured holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials on CNC machines.
Detected and reported malfunctions and out-of-tolerance machining.
Used CNC and manual equipment to perform rough and finishing machining.
Removed burrs on all machined parts.
Lubricated parts and performed minor maintenance to improve machine function.
Routinely monitored the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.
Worked directly from blueprints, patterns, sketches and specifications.
Operated forklifts, hoists and other material handling equipment.
Adhered to all safety protocols and safe work practices to reduce likelihood of injury.