machine operator resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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  • Date of Birth:
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Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills.

  • Machine Maintenance
  • Problem-Solving
  • Power and Hand Tools
  • Computer Skills
  • Machinery Operation
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Quality Control
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Forklift and Pallet Jack Operation
  • Machine Setup and Shutdown
  • Punctual and Reliable
  • Following Instructions
  • Teamwork and Coordination
  • Root Cause Analysis Participation
  • Reading and Determining Measurements
Machine Operator, 03/2016 - 12/2018
Central Garden And Pet Buffalo, NY,
  • Prepared machine for production processes by equipping with required tools and parts.
  • Documented daily production data and submitted accurate time logs to keep management up-to-date.
  • Monitored and observed production line to watch for pile-ups and jams.
  • Verified production orders prior to starting set-up.
  • Detected work-piece defects and machine malfunctions, maintaining apparatus to prevent future issues.
  • Manipulated controls to set, activate and adjust mechanisms on machinery.
  • Conducted preventable maintenance on process line and quickly resolved production problems to minimize downtime.
  • Lubricated parts and performed minor maintenance to improve machine function.
  • Organized pallets and secured materials with plastic wrap to prepare for movement to skids.
  • Operated forklift to place finished products on skids and transport to warehouse.
  • Read and understood blueprints, product specifications and tooling instructions to plan correct operational sequences and prevent materials waste.
  • Operated multiple fabricating machines, cutoff saws, shears and forming or spinning machines.
  • Placed finished products on skids and wrapped and transported to warehouse with forklift.
  • Set up and operated production machinery according to specific standards and protocols of company.
  • Reduced health and safety risks with strict adherence to safety protocols and PPE requirements.
  • Followed daily preventive maintenance schedule for cleaning and lubricating machinery.
  • Measured and weighed items to meet quality standards and prevent waste.
  • Used hand trucks and forklifts to unload, load and transport items.
  • Attached identification labels to finished packaged items or stamped lot number and shipping destination information on containers.
  • Hand-assembled needed parts with bolts and screws.
Landscaper, 01/2010 - 01/2014
Dattco South Windsor, CT,
  • Cut and trimmed lawns using power mowers and edgers.
  • Operated landscaping equipment to maintain grounds and remove trees.
  • Maintained garden areas and landscaping greenery to enhance property appearance and plant health.
  • Pruned and trimmed trees and shrubs with shears and pruning saws.
  • Performed preventative maintenance to keep equipment in excellent working condition.
  • Applied mulch and burlap coverings to bushes and trees for winter.
  • Troubleshot mechanical issues and completed basic repairs to keep equipment working at peak levels.
  • Raked, mulched and composted leaves.
  • Maintained or repaired tools or equipment for safety and longevity.
  • Shoveled snow and spread salt on walkways and parking lots.
Construction Worker, 01/2002 - 12/2006
Master Builders Of Iowa Decorah, IA,
  • Completed carpentry work and installed crown molding and wood flooring to meet customer preferences.
  • Assisted electrical, plumbing and carpentry teams by completing basic and semi-skilled work.
  • Met company and OSHA safety guidelines for work site operations to minimize worker risk.
  • Assembled structural components, replacing parts to meet regulatory code standards.
  • Maintained baseline safety knowledge to improve deficient areas and meet code.
  • Logged inventory to track supply counts, organize equipment and gather important materials.
  • Utilized two-way radios and hand signals to coordinate communication between equipment operators.
  • Read plans, instructions or specifications to determine work activities.
  • Operated overhead lifts to move heavy and bulky work materials.
  • Signaled operators of construction equipment to facilitate alignment, movement and adjustment of machinery.
Electrical Technician, 01/1994 - 12/1998
Carrier Corporation Baltimore, MD,
  • Installed electrical wiring during remodeling projects.
  • Repaired electrical equipment using hand and power tools and testing and diagnostic equipment.
  • Provided electrical services and control wiring for diverse locations.
  • Connected and repaired equipment based on mechanical drawings and electrical prints.
  • Read and worked from electronic blueprint drawings.
  • Performed monthly, semi-annual and annual Preventive Maintenance Checks and Services (PMCS).
  • Diagnosed equipment malfunctions and completed repairs to restore equipment and maintain uptime.
  • Maintained inventory of parts for immediate and emergency repairs.
  • Tested energized and de-energized circuits, following test procedures and assisted in specialized test procedures.
  • Climbed towers, worked in confined crawl spaces and worked flexible, non-standard workweek.
  • Performed preventive, predictive and corrective maintenance to keep machinery running at optimal levels.
Education and Training
ELECTRIC TECHNICIAN: , Expected in 07/1993
Status -
6 YEARS : , Expected in 01/1993
ELEMENTARY - Mexico, ,
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 07/1989
Status -
Certified Pasteurizer Operator: , Expected in
Status -
Spanish :
Native/ Bilingual:
Negotiated :
English :
Negotiated :

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