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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Talented Machinist with 23 years of experience setting up and operating machine tools to produce precision parts. Talented at assembling and disassembling equipment to create parts from various materials. Energetic and dedicated to completing each job to meet customer satisfaction standards.

  • Team Collaboration
  • Flexible and Adaptable
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Machine Assembly
  • Small Metal Parts Manufacturing
  • Reporting and Documentation
  • Tapping and Milling
  • Problem Solving
  • Machine Setups
  • Machine Calibration
  • OSHA Compliance
  • Dependable and Reliable
  • Basic Mathematics
  • Routine Machinery Checks
  • Safety Protocols
  • Machine Alignment
  • Machinery Cleaning
  • Quality Control
  • Precision Measuring Instruments
  • Relationship Building
  • Good Manufacturing Practices
Work History
10/2009 to Current Machinist Ati Metals | Arlington, VA,
  • Studied daily work instruction, sketches, drawings, blueprints and manuals to determine dimensions and tolerances accurately.
  • Ran heavy duty lathes, boring machines, mills, planers and grinders to craft products.
  • Manually set up machinery, lathes and grinders.
  • Implemented updated operating procedures for various machines and adjusted use to increase productivity and longevity.
  • Safely operated heavy machinery such as pumps, fans and gear reducers without incident.
  • Performed installations safely, on-time and accurately.
  • Closely monitored equipment to detect and report malfunctions and prevent accidents.
  • Manufactured piping connections, applied pressure, detected leaks and removed excess metal.
  • Operated and maintained different mill and lathe machines to fabricate products.
  • Calibrated machines to maintain required productivity levels and adherence to quality standards.
  • Completed numerous on time and under budget projects and maintained all equipment and tools.
  • Assembled and set various boring, slotting and turning heads.
  • Consistently exceeded work expectations by utilizing engineering requirements and metallurgic knowledge.
  • Obtained blueprints and support materials from suppliers and engineers.
  • Assessed equipment after each production run and performed preventive maintenance to keep machines running smoothly.
  • Laid out and set up work area quickly.
  • Lubricated parts and performed minor and preventive maintenance to improve machine function and increase lifespan.
  • Interpreted drawings and planed work in proper operational sequence on multi-cut jobs.
  • Used various portable and fixed machine tools such as boring bars, milling machines, facing machines and drill presses.
  • Installed, adjusted, set, and repaired or replaced various regulating or safety devices such as meters, gauges, valves.
  • Removed, repaired, overhauled, installed and aligned machinery and associated equipment and components.
  • Performed over installations safely, on-time and accurately.
  • Operated various machine maintenance tools, including inside/outside micrometers and depth gauges for shaft-to-shaft alignment.
  • Performed installation, repair, overhaul and modification in place or in shop to mechanical systems and components, including valves, actuators and cylinders.
  • Used functional and technical knowledge, company standards and educational background to analyze and solve machinery problems.
  • Measured, examined or tested completed units to check for defects and verify conformance to specifications using precision instruments such as micrometers.
  • Performed duties in accordance with all applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
  • Delivered products to customer locations within specific timeframes.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Fabricated and shaped parts such as tools and machine parts out of metal, plastics and composites.
  • Performed routine machine maintenance and repaired minor damages.
  • Took measurements and marked material for cutting or shaping.
  • Reviewed samples, drawings or instructions to understand specifications of output.
  • Operated equipment by closely monitoring production progress and readjusting setup to produce high-quality work.
  • Worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
  • Worked in pump shop to tear down and rebuild miscellaneous pumps, turbines, ect.
10/2005 to 10/2009 Machinist Ati Metals | Latrobe, PA,
  • Machining oil field components such as various valves.
  • Safety training
  • Forklift training
  • See current job description.


  • T3 Energy safety award.
04/1998 to 10/2005 Machinist Ati Metals | Louisville, OH,
  • Machining duties include, but are not limited to control valves, relief valves, gate valves, ball valves and butterfly valves, including any and all associated parts, i.e., gates, bonnets, nozzles, stems, ect.
  • Construct parts from scrap per samples brought to shop.
  • Disassemble and assemble valves. Assembly includes but are not limited to rebuilding actuators, tubing, calibrating, and hydro testing.
  • Extensive field repair pertaining to inline machining, miscellaneous valve repair and valve repacking.
  • Territory: Worldwide.
  • Markets: Petrochemical, Refining, Pipeline.
  • Major accounts: Petrochemical: DuPont, Worldwide; Petrox, Venezuela; Starlite, China; Citgo/Lyondell, Worldwide; Refining: ChevronTexaco, Worldwide; ConocoPhillips, Worldwide; Flint HIlls, Corpus Christi, TX; Mechanical Contractors: Kellogg, Brown & Root, Houston, TX; Fluor Daniels, TX; Foster Wheeler, TX.


  • Annual Evaluations- One of eight employees out of seventy-five to "exceed employer expectations" for Flowserve in 2001 and 2003.
  • Member of the Flowserve-Sulphur Operations Safety and Environmental Committee.
Expected in 01/1998 Machinist | Machine Shop Technology Sowela Technical Community College, Lake Charles, LA GPA:
Expected in 05/1992 High School Diploma | Kinder High School, Kinder, LA GPA:

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