production associate resume example with 14+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Strong team player accomplished in assembly production, material handling, item inspection and package preparation and machine operation/Inspection. I am seeking an opportunity for a long term career in or related to the field of welding, maintenance, manufacturing, production or any kind of technician role with special interest in securing a position with a solid company that can utilize my skills and allow me to gain more valuable experience.

  • Machinery inspector
  • Material handling expert
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Tool repair and maintenance
  • Extremely quick learner
  • Knowledgeable in production procedures
Production Associate , 03/2022 - 04/2023
Steven Madden, Ltd. Gilroy, CA,
  • Diligently maintain safety awareness and quality standards of machinery.
  • Inspect and repair products to meet project expectations.
  • Use hand and power tools to perform operational and routine tasks.
  • Measure material and pattern cutting.
  • Sheet metal work including shearing, punching, bending, grinding, cop saw, soldering and band saw.
  • Plastic membrane work including cutting, forming, and welding.
  • Physical checks of production and quality control.
  • Watch gauges, dials and other indicators to ensure machine is working properly.
  • Conduct tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality and performance.
Inspector Packer, 04/2017 - 09/2021
Berry Global Group Inc. Monroe, LA,

•Operates hand trucks, pallet jacks and forklifts to move materials.

•Performs any duties connected with the take-off end of the machine that are necessary to inspect, remove, pack, scrap material that comes from the machine.

•Removes completed rolls or pieces of wool from windup and starts new rolls; accurately weighs and records weights of rolls and pieces as required; package material by hand or by means of packaging equipment; identifies each package in the prescribed manner, and stacks roll or package on a cart.

•Observes material coming off machine for all types of visual and physical defects such as improper thickness or density, registration, dirt, wet spots, damage and poor workmanship.

•Monitors windup compression. Informs Machine Chief if adjustments are required.

•Assists as directed in all duties pertaining to a product change on the cold end including assisting in setting up slitter knives, facing/adhesive application equipment and printer.

•Assists other members of crew in starting up unit, changing unit over from one product to another, and in shutting down and cleaning unit, including cleaning of oven flights, sizers, suction boxes and any other equipment.

•Prepares packaging material for use including, Stencil packages, bags, labels & cartons applies labels, cuts poly for wrappings; supplies and changes rolls of poly; assembles cartons.

•Handles and removes scrap from machine area, baling it or disposing of it.

•Observes for malfunctions of equipment and for unusual operating conditions.

•Uses safe work practices and reports hazardous conditions.

•Occasionally instructs new or less experienced employees on the job.

•Performs clerical duties necessary to maintain proper records relative to the work performed, including initiating of inventory control records, recording and identifying good production and scrap by causes.

•Keeps equipment, work areas and other prescribed areas clean and orderly.

Welder, 05/2011 - 01/2017
Ryerson Inc Tulsa, OK,
  • Removed rough spots from work pieces with portable grinders, hand files and scrapers.
  • Performed assigned welding, fitting, burning, gauge and grinding.
  • Performed welding and fitting operations for refurbishing and repairing rail cars by using welder, cutting torch and other shop equipment.
  • Clamp, held, tack-weld, heat-bent, ground and bolt component parts to achieve required configurations and positions.
  • Skilled with stick welding,gas tungsten arc, gas metal arc, flux-cored arc and shield metal arc.
  • Welded in flat, horizontal, vertical and overhead positions.
  • Inspected welds and check that critical measurements have met specifications upon completion.
  • Interpreted job work orders to perform required repairs.
  • Coordinated and completed repairs in an efficient manner within assigned hours.
  • Ensured AAR quality assurance standards are met.
  • Employed different welding techniques to assemble parts and components.
  • Assisted in training and coaching of new employees.
  • Performed repairs to and ability to maintain tools and equipment used.
  • Made sure that products are produced on time and are of good quality.
  • Responsible for achieving production requirements.
  • Ensured that all health and safety guidelines are followed.
  • Interacted with crew members and supervisor in a team environment.
Server/Bartender/Certified Trainer, 11/2007 - 03/2011
Red Lobster City, STATE,
  • Communicated with credibility and confidence.
  • Displayed a pleasant, cheerful disposition.
  • Demonstrated competent performance and was promoted from server to bartender and certified trainer.
  • Enthusiastically and appealingly described food and drink specials to guests.
  • Managed bar revenues, ensuring that all patrons were billed and all cash properly accounted for.
  • Served each guest courteously, quickly and efficiently.
Education and Training
Degree of Certificate of Completion : Welding Technology, Expected in 12/2010
Tarrant County College - Fort Worth, Texas
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School Attended

  • Tarrant County College

Job Titles Held:

  • Production Associate
  • Inspector Packer
  • Welder
  • Server/Bartender/Certified Trainer


  • Degree of Certificate of Completion

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