millwright resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Diligent Maintenance Millwright recognized for excellent job performance. Conducts direct work and preventive maintenance on industrial machines and equipment. Hardworking Mechanic skilled in resolving mechanical issues on diverse vehicles through troubleshooting and diagnostics. Successful at adapting to new procedures, makes and models. Safely lifts up to 100 pounds. Skilled employee known for making best decisions regarding appropriate solutions. Committed Crew Leader delivering quality service and maintaining high levels of satisfaction. Thorough professional handles basic routine maintenance to keep production equipment up and running. Self-starter experienced in sample preparation and materials packaging. Familiar with molding and casting machinery and processes.

  • Parts Repair and Refurbishment
  • Safe Vehicle Operations
  • Safety Checks
  • Vehicle Operation and Assessment
  • Emissions Controls
  • Test Tools
  • Brakes and Tires
  • Diagnosis and Repair
  • Coordination with Service Team
  • Bay Maintenance
  • Customer Service
Zane State College Zanesville, OH Expected in 06/2010 Associate of Science : Electrical Engineering - GPA :
Springfield High School Akron, OH, Expected in 06/1988 GED : - GPA :
Work History
Honeywell - Millwright
Newton, MA, 05/2016 - Current
  • Adhered to all workplace safety policies, regulations, and compliances.
  • Replaced defective parts of machines and adjusted clearances and alignment of moving parts.
  • Inspected and examined all machinery and equipment to detect malfunctions or irregularities.
  • Operated machine tools to fabricate parts during overhaul, maintenance or setup of machineries.
  • Laid out mounting holes, using measuring instruments, and drilled holes with power drill.
  • Inserted shims, adjusted tension on nuts and bolts, and positioned parts, using hand tools and measuring instruments with 100% accuracy over 1,460 days.
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.
  • Increased longevity of machinery and tools by completed regular sharpening and maintenance.
  • Kept detailed and accurate maintenance reports and documentation of progress.
  • Safely used blow torches, hammers and forklifts, resulting in 1,460 days without accident.
  • Connected power unit to machines or steam piping to equipment, and tested units to evaluate mechanical operation.
  • Installed stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment according to layout plans.
  • Disassembled machinery parts and categorized properly before moving to storage.
  • Read blueprints to safely and efficiently assemble equipment worth up to $50,000.
  • Performed preventive maintenance on equipment and machinery on regular basis to reduce downtime by 90%.
  • Safely used blow torches, hammers and forklifts, resulting in 1,460 days without accident.
Valmont Industries, Inc. - Set up Plastic Molding
Farmington, NM, 04/1999 - 05/2008
  • Worked in team of technicians in quickly changing environment, adhering to all safety protocols and company processes.
  • Maintained safety while using ultrasonic welding tools, heavyweight scales and forklifts
  • Troubleshot issues with molds, pipes, belts, chains and hydraulic equipment.
  • Kept detailed records of inventories for equipment and molding supplies using excel.
  • Applied quality control skills by inspecting cured products for defects, assigning grades and removing unacceptable items.
  • Maintained high level of adaptability by adjusting work procedures to meet specific demands of each production run.
  • Observed manufacturer instructions when operating plastic molding and casting machines to optimize quality.
  • Observed continuous operation of automatic machines to guarantee products met specifications and to detect jams or malfunctions, making adjustments as necessary.
  • Contacted supervisor with detailed reports on equipment requiring advanced repairs to obtain quick resolutions and return machinery back to optimal performance levels.
  • Conducted routine preventive maintenance on production equipment to help maintain durability and functionality of each machine.
  • Read specifications, blueprints and work orders to determine setups, temperatures and time settings required to mold, form or cast plastic materials as well as to plan production sequences.
  • Selected and installed blades, tools or other attachments for each operation.
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity.
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently.
Salem-Keizer School District - Crew Leader
Salem, OR, 07/1989 - 04/1999
  • Discussed daily work requirements with crew and assigned skills-based tasks to enable completion of work.
  • Trained employees in time management and proper ways to complete job duties.
  • Monitored team members to verify work quality and address concerns.
  • Pitched in to help with various job tasks, fill in for sick employees and complete projects.
  • Instructed crew members in safe work practices and methods to reduce work-related injuries.
  • Supervised end-of-day cleanup activities to remove debris and unnecessary supplies from customer premises.
  • Pitched in to help on short-staffed job site and to meet looming project deadlines.
  • Complied with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations to maintain safe work environment.
  • Transported daily work materials to worksite and staged supplies in work area to facilitate timely completion of day's goals.
  • Settled crew member disputes by addressing problems quickly and providing successful mediation.
  • Communicated effectively with upper management, team members and customers to keep everyone informed.
  • Mitigated onsite issues by patiently listening to employee complaints and finding appropriate methods for resolution.
  • Worked in team environment to maintain high levels of productivity.
  • Monitored materials inventory and requested items for restocking for each job.
  • Organized materials, tools and equipment to supply team members.
  • Provided first class customer service to meet deadlines with guaranteed satisfaction.
  • Read and understood plans and technical documentation for each job.
  • Consulted with customers to understand desires and help each owner meet individual property objectives.
  • Managed independent resolutions of site issues to keep workers on-task and prevent more complex issues.
  • Erected and dismantled scaffolding, braces, shoring walls and other temporary structures.
  • Enhanced team efficiency and multitasking abilities by effectively using hand tools, power tools and equipment.
Kosier Automotive - Mechanic
City, STATE, 06/1987 - 06/1989
  • Replaced damaged, missing or defective parts with new and refurbished components.
  • Performed diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures to find and identify root causes of mechanical issues.
  • Completed full vehicle inspections to check for leaks, damage or other issues of concern.
  • Inspected and tested vehicles and completed preventive maintenance such as engine tune-ups, oil changes, tire rotations, wheel balancing and filter replacement.
  • Kept equipment in good working order by following operating instructions, troubleshooting breakdowns and maintaining supplies.
  • Inspected and tested equipment to locate worn and damaged parts.
  • Serviced vehicles according to OEM recommended maintenance schedules for oil changes, engine tune-ups and fluid changes.
  • Analyzed and located malfunctions in brakes, motors, switches and control systems.
  • Ordered repair parts quickly to prevent delays in projects and repair work.
  • Inspected vehicles and evaluated condition of systems, equipment, lights and accessories.
  • Disassembled defective parts to make proper repairs.
  • Consulted manuals, technical documentation and repair tree charts for further information prior to conducting fixes.
  • Maintained accurate records of time and materials required to perform repairs and service.
  • Followed established safety procedures and techniques when working under lifted vehicles.
  • Tested newly installed equipment to determine proper functionality and compliance with regulations.
  • Examined new and replacement parts to uncover defects.
  • Corrected unsafe conditions in work areas and immediately reported correctable conditions to supervisor.
  • Performed basic electric repairs such as resetting circuit breakers and fitting lighting fixtures.
  • Diagnosed electrical malfunctions using oscilloscope.

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School Attended

  • Zane State College
  • Springfield High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Millwright
  • Set up Plastic Molding
  • Crew Leader
  • Mechanic


  • Associate of Science
  • GED

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