Process Operator resume example with 10+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary
Excellent machine operator with nearly 6 years experience operating state-of-the-art automated machines and other types of machinery.  Meticulous technician skilled at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Highly skilled Machinist with an exceptional ability to produce and repair mechanical equipment with precision and strong attention to detail.  Customer-oriented technician focused on increasing production, minimizing equipment downtime and costs and maximizing overall plant efficiency.
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Project management skills
  • Strong mechanical skills
  • Extensive experience with many tools, vision system programs and robotics
  • Troubleshooting Skills
  • Job shop experience
  • Hand/power tools
  • Fast learner
  • Very organized
  • Problem solving ability
  • Preventive and Reparative Maintenance
  • Safety-conscious
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Experience With Hazardous Chemicals
Work History
08/2017 to Current
Process Operator Basf Morrisville, NC,
  • Maintained compliance with health, safety and environment practices.
  • Observed all safety rules and regulations and encouraged others to do same, effectively reducing work-related injuries.
  • Collected yeast and fermentation readings throughout production processes to monitor levels.
  • Located and investigated production concerns and helped management implement corrective actions.
  • Repaired faults, reassembled products and completed additional tests.
  • Performed daily inspection rounds throughout facilities to check on all equipment and machinery.
  • Used hand tools, instruments, gauges and equipment to complete accurate measurements and noted results for official records.
  • Handled day-to-day running of the fermentation process, ensuring high levels of productivity and progression.
  • Transported goods between warehouse locations according to shipment and storage needs.
  • Troubleshot and diagnosed mechanical issues, completed basic repairs and conducted preventive maintenance actions to keep equipment functional.
  • Set up, maintained and verified sterility of lab equipment and tools.
  • Recorded, reported and posted test results using Trident Workbench.
09/2016 to 02/2017
Industrial Maintenance Mechanic Cemex Usa Center Hill, FL,
  • Track inventory of spare parts, tools, and supplies and re-order as necessary
  • Perform general repairs and preventative maintenance on equipment to help maintain production flow
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and identify operational problems with machinery as well as perform electrical repairs
  • Hydraulic and pneumatic troubleshooting and repair
  • Maintain maintenance records to help with machine efficiency
  • Installation of new equipment
  • Ensure that broken-down equipment is fixed with minimal down time
  • Coordinated procedures for facility and equipment maintenance or modification, including the replacement of machines.
  • Performed root-cause analysis on defective components, disassembling them to identify issues and completing necessary repairs.
  • Maintained operability and safety of fork trucks and conveyor belts by performing regular inspections and preventative maintenance.
  • Fabricated, trimmed, assembled and repaired metal parts using welding tools such as arc welders and plasma torches.
  • Cleaned, lubricated and calibrated machinery components to maintain peak operating performance.
  • Observed and tested operation of machinery or equipment to diagnose malfunctions using multimeters and other testing devices.
  • Determined sources of problems resulting in machinery malfunction, utilizing evaluation instruments and visual and auditory observation to troubleshoot defective equipment.
03/2011 to 07/2016
Finishing Technician Sheridan Group Inc. Company Marne, MI,
  • My duties here included many things:
  • On my shift, I was considered the go-to guy for anything that was needed.
  • I assisted maintenance most of the time doing jobs ranging from electrical to mechanical.
  • Calibrate/adjust equipment to ensure quality production utilizing calipers, micrometers, height gauges, protractors and ring gauges.
  • Competently utilize analytical and scientific software.
  • Present strong mathematical knowledge and various math applications.
  • Monitor gauges, dials and various indicators to ensure machines are working properly.
  • Utilized control mechanisms or hands-on procedures to operate machines.
  • Perform complex mechanical alignments and calibration of equipment to quality standards.
  • Set up and perform test activities.
  • Provide technical training to co-workers and new staff.
  • Assist in developing specialized fixtures, test equipment and procedures for failure analysis.
  • Remain consistently compliant with 5S standards.
  • Very good problem solver.
  • I enjoyed working on new machines and learning how they functioned.
  • The maintenance part of he job included everything from changing sensors to programming vision systems and robots.
  • I was also the back-up team leader on my shift. This included supervising and coordinating/scheduling the activities on the manufacturing floor, maintaining a safe work environment for employees, analyze problems and implement counter-measures to improve operations efficiency, monitor day- to-day cleaning activities and hygiene practices on the floor.
  • I was also the back-up material handler as well. This included the operation of industrial rolling stock (skid-steer, telehandler, front loader, forklift) and ensuring all clean rooms and all assembly lines would not stop production due to verifying a sufficient quantity of parts were on each station. I was responsible for load-out of all final products produced and receiving all incoming manufacturing supplies.
  • Inspect finished products for quality and adherence to customer specifications.
  • Offer knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
  • Operated forklift and the company truck to deliver parts to other buildings.
06/2010 to 02/2011
Assembler/Production Mass Production Specialists City, STATE,
  • Expertly assembled millwork products such as doors, windows, cabinets and counters.
  • Disassembled, reassembled and corrected changeover.
  • Received and correctly processed both written and verbal instructions, prints and work orders.
  • Obtained appropriate tooling and fixtures.
  • Built containers and pack parts in accordance with detailed packing specifications.
  • Verified part numbers and placed parts in appropriate shipping containers.
  • Maintained counts and lifts, shifts and stocks materials and parts.
  • Recognized and reported defective material and equipment to shift supervisor.
  • Wired machines and packages.
  • Aligned motor, air end and coupling using calipers, dial indicators and straight edges.
Expected in 2008
High School Diploma:
Boyceville Middle/High School - Boyceville, WI
  • Coursework in Social Sciences and Communications
  • Typical and Atypical Development workshop
  • Coursework in Physics 
  • Coursework in Civics
  •  Coursework in Psychology, Communications and English

While working at Claire-Medisize, I also took many classes and training courses as part of the Finishing Technician development program. These included:

  • Conflict Management
  • Human Relations
  • Communication
  • 5 Why's to Problem Solving
  • Data Skills
  • Facility 5S
  • Good Documentation Practices
  • Math and Quality Fundamentals
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Safety Training
  • Lock Out/Tag Out Training
  • Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Pad Printing Training with TransTech Engineer
  • Sonic Welding/Plastics Joining Training with a Branson Engineer
  • Measurement Techniques Training
  • Robotics Seminar
  • Vision Systems Seminar with Cognex representative
  • Laser Training

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School Attended

  • Boyceville Middle/High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Process Operator
  • Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
  • Finishing Technician
  • Assembler/Production


  • High School Diploma

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