press machine operator resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Experienced roover with 4 years of experience in stamping processing environment. Prepared stamping press machines to process raw materials according to project specifications. Devoted to consistency and quality in production through safe and efficient press operation. Skilled Machine Press Operator with 5 years of experience processing raw steel materials. Read product specifications and gained familiarity with desired output dimensions and tolerances, set up and calibrated machines accordingly and processed average 2500 production units daily. Focused worker producing consistent, high-quality parts and components. 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. Hardworking employee with customer service, multitasking and time management abilities. Devoted to giving every customer a positive and memorable experience. Committed job seeker with a history of meeting company needs with consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand. Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth. Responsible and motivated student ready to apply education in the workplace. Offers excellent technical abilities with software and applications, ability to handle challenging work, and excellent time management skills.

  • Operation Monitoring
  • Hand Tools and Measuring Devices
  • AutoCAD
  • Work Order Interpretation
Education and Training
Shape International High Shape,belgium, Expected in 05/1988 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Amcor Plc - Press Machine Operator
Youngsville, LA, 08/2013 - Current
  • Cooperated with production line quality assurance and production improvement engineers, describing processing procedures and output tolerances to aid in operational streamlining.
  • Reviewed manuals and work order drawings and specifications to determine desired shapes, dimensions and tolerance of product output, adjusting machine calibrations accordingly.
  • Loaded raw materials into press machines, identifying proper materials and adjusting machine calibrations to achieve proper fit and prevent jams and other processing errors.
  • Used wrenches, ratchets and screwdrivers to adjust distance between rollers and pressing pressure, accounting for thickness and other relevant raw material properties.
  • Operated press machines to press sheets of metal, felt, fabric and other pliable materials and press rubber molds, processing average of 2500 production units within 8 hours.
  • Unloaded processed materials from machines, inspecting product to verify compliance with specifications required for further processing and discarding or reprocessing defective output.
  • Monitored lights, gauges and general performance indicators to detect mechanical malfunctions and modify or cease operations accordingly, preventing damage and waste of materials.
  • Interpreted finished product design specifications to identify and implement optimal sequence of operations, minimizing production time and achieving dimensional consistency.
  • Cleaned machines between production operations and after shifts, using air hoses, chemical cleaners and pressure washers to prevent buildup and maintain good functioning condition.
  • Communicated with supervisors and specialized machine technicians to receive instruction on correct machine operation and request assistance with set-up when necessary.
  • Inspected machines prior to starting and operation, verifying safe operating condition and performing lubrication and other preventive maintenance.
  • Promoted safety within department and followed protocols to maximize safety and prevent risk.
  • Set up and operated progressive presses to produce materials to customer specifications.
  • Troubleshot press when product defects occurred and immediately remedied issues.
  • Cleaned and lubricated presses and components using oil, solvents and rags.
  • Verified dimensions of work piece and made adjustments if necessary.
  • Reviewed daily production to identify continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Operated equipment at required speed to drive proper alignment and registration.
  • Used care in loading molds to keep materials properly positioned.
  • Collaborated with technicians to diagnose equipment breakdowns and address quality issues.
  • Updated job knowledge by participating in educational and training opportunities.
  • Removed printed materials from presses for transport to storage or finishing areas.
Medline Industries, Inc. - Assembly Line Worker
Maumelle, AR, 11/2007 - Current
  • Recognized defective material and reported issues to management.
  • Contributed to team-based environment to maintain line productivity and meet expected deadlines.
  • Completed component assembly with minimal supervision to meet deadlines.
  • Completed accurate assembly work by positioning and aligning components.
  • Used established assembly instructions to complete jobs.
  • Assembled components by examining connections for correct fit, fastening parts and subassemblies.
  • Inspected finished parts and components to enforce QA standards and uncover defects prior to packaging.
  • Removed physical refuse and debris and organized tools to maintain safe work environment.
  • Inspected and tested final products to verify conformance to established tolerances.
  • Resolved assembly problems by altering dimensions to meet specifications.
  • Read and interpreted schematics, blueprints and assembly instructions to produce components.
  • Used mathematics skills to calculate material consumption, hourly rates and relevant assembly details.
  • Worked through each required task and step in production processes.
  • Maintained assembly and production equipment to meet operational goals.
  • Collaborated with team members to complete demanding projects under tight deadlines.
  • Performed quality checks on products and documented discrepancies.
  • Prepared products for quality tests and packaging by closely following directions.
  • Reviewed finished products for quality and conformance to work orders, assigned grades and removed non-conforming pieces for recycling or correction.
  • Determined work assignments and assembly procedures to maximize efficiency and productivity.
  • Completed team production and productivity level reports for management
  • Referred to work orders and blueprints to perform work to specifications.
  • Created and maintained production schedules based on employee productivity, company needs and seasonal plans.
  • Supervised team of 15 assembly employees, maintaining safety and cultivating productive atmosphere.
Bruker Corporation - Team Leader
Leipzig, DE, 07/1998 - Current
  • Offered training and support to keep team members motivated and working toward objectives.
  • Delegated daily tasks to team members to optimize group productivity.
  • Kept work areas clean, neat and free of safety hazards to maximize efficiency.
  • Motivated and empowered team members to build customer satisfaction and loyalty to support retention and growth.
  • Promoted to leadership position in recognition of strong work ethic and provided exceptional customer service.
  • Reviewed completed work to verify consistency, quality and conformance.
  • Assigned projects and distributed tasks to team members as per area of expertise.
  • Fostered positive employee relationships through communication, training and development coaching.
  • Mentored newly hired employees on machine operations and implemented training on safety procedures to prevent injuries.
  • Completed daily quality assurance duties to provide feedback for improvements.
  • Maintained daily inventory to facilitate successful material distribution.
  • Conferred with other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments.
  • Helped mitigate and resolve data issues by analyzing situation and implementing appropriate solutions.
  • Identified needs of customers promptly and efficiently.
  • Identified areas for improvement, narrowing focus for decision-makers in making necessary changes.
  • Set specific goals for projects to measure progress and evaluate end results.
  • Oversaw quality control to identify inconsistencies and malfunctions.
  • Analyzed key performance indicators to identify effective strategies.
  • Implemented strategies to take advantage of new opportunities.
  • Created plans to propose solutions to problems related to efficiency, costs or profits.
  • Evaluated needs of departments and delegated tasks to optimize overall production.
  • Tracked project schedules and encouraged teams to complete tasks on time while staying on budget.
  • Maintained positive working relationship with fellow staff and management.
Xylem Inc. - Material Handler
San Francisco, CA, 09/1997 - Current
  • Utilized forklift to move inventory items.
  • Loaded completed orders on pallets according to delivery numbers.
  • Operated lift equipment to safely move stock in and out of high bay areas and around premises.
  • Protected company inventory by maintaining and organizing storage areas.
  • Checked incoming deliveries for quality and quantity to promptly identify damage or issues pertaining to orders.
  • Logged unit quantities and entered data into inventory database.
  • Unloaded cargo from trucks with mechanized equipment.
  • Coordinated incoming and outgoing shipments and placement of materials to meet scheduling requirements.
  • Sorted cargo for accurate shipment to target locations, preventing unnecessary delays and promoting productivity.
  • Kept up to date on safety procedures and correct lifting techniques to prevent injuries.
  • Loaded and unloaded shipments from trucks and picked up and moved heavy packages and items using forklifts.
  • Placed bins, carts and containers in convenient locations to assist with loading efficiency.
  • Operated large vehicles, forklifts and pallet jacks to transport multiple freight loads.
  • Counted number of boxes or units in loading docks to confirm proper completion of work orders.
  • Followed organizational procedures to stack and store cargo in transit sheds, ship holds and warehouses.
  • Loaded cargo onto transportation devices and attached affixing tools to achieve safe transportation.

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School Attended

  • Shape International High

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  • Press Machine Operator
  • Assembly Line Worker
  • Team Leader
  • Material Handler


  • High School Diploma

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