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

Motivated Plant Operator with 6 years of experience monitoring and analyzing data to maintain Acetylene plant operations. Resourceful in adjusting equipment with accuracy and efficiency to preserve the quality of production. Expert in maintaining safety while operating heavy equipment.

Plant Supervisor experienced in overseeing training and development of cross-functional teams, daily production levels, work assignments and scheduling.

Hardworking and safety-oriented professional seeking a position as a leader. Offer plant experience in the acetylene industry and proficiency in all necessary areas for Dependable, quick learner with a commitment to offering loyal, long-term service to a company.

Accomplished Plant Operator offering 6 years of expertise in maintaining a Acetylene plant by monitoring equipment, keeping logs and records and performing tests. Talented in monitoring equipment operations, conducting tests and making necessary modifications.

  • Able to lift up to 100 pounds if needed
  • Operation records maintenance
  • Safety inspections
  • Work with operational process tools
  • Materials handling training
  • Efficient
  • Safety-oriented
  • Safety protocols
  • Report writing
  • Operational process tools
  • Solving problems
  • Quality control
  • Self-motivated
  • Records documentation
  • Team player
  • Punctual
  • Accountable
  • Time management
  • Leader
  • Loyal
Education and Training
Hempstead High School Hempstead, TX Expected in 05/2007 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Koch Industries, Inc. - Plant Operator
Olympia, WA, 08/2020 - Current
  • Responded to and initiated proper corrections to process alarms.
  • Made sound and logical judgments regarding process changes.
  • Closely inspected equipment for safety problems, leaks and wear and tear.
  • Interpreted results of process control analysis and made adjustments to optimize plant performance.
  • Read automatic gauges at proper intervals to determine flow rate of gas.
  • Directed routine preventative maintenance such as adjustments, cleaning and painting equipment.
Acme Brick Tile & More - Acetylene & High Pressure Manager
San Antonio, TX, 06/2017 - 08/2020
  • Leveraged [software] to input and compile data gathered from various sources.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Defined strategies and created a plan to achieve ambitious operational objectives.
  • Kept team on track by assigning and supervising their activities and giving constructive feedback.
  • Delivered [product or service] to customer locations on time.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Resolved interpersonal conflicts by listening, finding common ground and building relationships.
  • Exceeded customer satisfaction by finding creative solutions to problems.
  • Performed site evaluations, customer surveys and team audits.
  • Answered [number] calls per [timeframe] to assist with customer questions and concerns.
  • Created agendas and communication materials for team meetings.
  • Motivated and encouraged team members to communicate more openly and constructively with each other.
  • Provided excellent service and attention to customers when face-to-face or through phone conversations.
Gossner Foods, Inc. - Production Supervisor
Logan, UT, 10/2011 - 06/2017
  • Assisted engineers in developing, building and testing prototypes for new products.
  • Transformed work area by increasing production, reducing turnover, eliminating waste and enhancing quality.
  • Developed and implemented significant process improvements to enhance department quality and throughput.
  • Conducted performance reviews to identify and rectify areas for improvement.
  • Set up, adjusted and maintained machines to operate at peak levels and meet challenging demands.
  • Monitored manufacturing variances to achieve quality improvement while resolving product process and equipment problems.
  • Assigned individual work plans and reviewed jobs to accomplish all tasks within expected parameters.
  • Maintained top-notch quality control standards and eliminated downtime to maximize revenue.
  • Met or exceeded target of [Number]% on-time customer shipments with motivational approach to team leadership.
  • Applied [Type] and [Type] strategies to discover and fix root cause issues negatively impacting production performance.
  • Reviewed individual employee performance on [Timeframe] basis to correct issues and enhance productivity.
  • Designed and implemented project workflows for copy-editing, editorial and design department, including adjusting deadlines to meet project changes.
  • Delegated tasks to employees and monitored accurate and timely completion of tasks to meet project milestones.
  • Planned and delegated work to meet planned project and production goals.
  • Controlled material usage to keep costs low, proactively investigating and resolving discrepancies to minimize waste.
  • Kept areas clean, neat and inspection-ready at all times to comply with product guidelines.
  • Coordinated with internal departments to maximize operational efficiency across production and administrative areas.
  • Established and enforced 5s program successful in increasing line efficiency and dropping accidents to [Number] per quarter.
  • Decreased inventory and labor hours [Number]% with strategic process changes.
  • Provided input for performance reviews and identified areas for additional improvement.
  • Promoted employee safety awareness based on understanding of regulatory mandates and organizational best practices.
  • Oversaw inventory, physical counts and performed periodic cycle counts to verify outgoing orders.
  • Managed all areas of manufacturing, safety, inventory control and process implementation.
  • Managed and supervised daily activities of [Number] team members to verify fulfillment of customer orders and adherence to general warehouse operations.
  • Maintained work environments safe and efficient at all times.
  • Performed pre-shift checks of [Type] and [Type] equipment to identify problems and remove affected equipment for repair.
  • Directed all production phases from initial estimate to final quality check and delivery.
  • Established and updated production schedules to meet changing demands.
  • Recommended and implemented measures to improve production methods and quality of products.
  • Assigned tasks to employees and monitored productivity, performance and task completion.
  • Reported on production equipment on [Timeframe] basis to keep [Job title] informed of parts produced, downtime minutes and any quality concerns.
  • Issued work orders for repairs to plan maintenance of equipment, machinery and vehicles.
  • Monitored equipment, checked supplies and coordinated manpower to meet expected demand.
  • Reduced turnover by [Number]% to [Number]% through [Task].
  • Addressed employee and production issues to determine and implement optimal resolutions, preventing wasted resources and maintaining schedules.
Western International Gas & Cylinders - Production Worker
City, STATE, 06/2007 - 08/2011
  • Unloaded incoming products off trucks, sorted items in staging area and transported items to final storage locations.
  • Calibrated and adjusted equipment using tools such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges, protractors and ring gauges.
  • Volunteered to take on additional shifts during peak periods to keep projects with tight deadlines moving forward.
  • Operated hand trucks, forklifts and scissor lifts.
  • Troubleshot problems with equipment to make repairs or report diagnostics to supervisors.
  • Set up and operated production equipment according to daily work orders and safety procedures.
  • Inspected finished products for quality and adherence to customer specifications.
  • Attended all company-offered training sessions to improve skills and learn operation of new machines.
  • Trained new employees on proper use of [Type] equipment to prevent accidents.
  • Recognized defective material and reported issues to management to facilitate prompt resolution.
  • Checked daily project specifications to weigh and mix ingredients.

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