Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Industrious Instrument Technician able to use a methodical and organized approach to maintaining plant control systems. Adept at installing new, replacement or updated equipment. Experienced in safely maintaining, calibrating, installing, testing and troubleshooting pneumatic, electric and pneumatic instrumentation devices. Excellent problem-solver with strong critical thinking skills. Excellent process operator skills in Steam Cracking Furnaces and Recovery Compressors.. Experienced in Process Operations training of personnel..

  • Calibration of plant instrumentation
  • Advanced project management proficiency
  • Plant control systems troubleshooting
  • Safety and environmental protocols
  • Process control systems
  • Corrective maintenance
  • Team leader
  • Conflict resolution
  • Project management
  • Quality assurance
  • Training
  • Team building
  • Documentation
  • Staff supervision
  • Inventory management
  • Data entry
  • Records management
  • Defect recording
  • Technical Instruction
  • Materials inspection
  • Vendor and Client Relations
  • Correction action planning
  • Communication proficiency
  • Understanding of evaluation methodologies
  • Collaboration skills
  • Sound decision-making abilities
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Operation monitoring
  • Data collection
  • Budget preparation
  • Knowledge of auditing systems
  • Employee training
  • Quality assurance experience
09/2020 to Current QA/QC Supervisor International Flavors & Fragrances | Palo Alto, CA,
  • Reviewed customer interactions and activity reports to identify and address concerns.
  • Supervised onboarding and training of new personnel to maximize capacities of quality assurance team.
  • Inspected quality of finished products, making minor repairs to meet project expectations.
  • Increased process improvement initiatives by troubleshooting problems for corrective action to boost functionality and workflow.
  • Monitored QA procedures for adherence by employees, notifying personnel of non-compliance issues.
  • Secured positive customer experiences while executing effective quality assurance practices.
  • Consulted with management and personnel to educate on QA standards.
  • Contributed to business growth by confirming customer satisfaction with service and quality.
  • Enhanced customer satisfaction ratings by building client rapport and timely resolving crises and issues.
02/2019 to 10/2019 Process Operations Consultant Eli Lilly And Company | Albany, NY,
  • Utilized well-honed skills in process operations during decommissioning, turnaround and commissioning to swiftly adapt and refocus when project priorities changed. Also trained new employees in process operations.
07/1998 to 10/2018 Chemical Process Operator ExxonMobil Chemical Inc. | City, STATE,

Checked work areas to detect leaks and equipment malfunctions to promote safe operating conditions.

  • Tested product samples for specific gravity, chemical characteristics, pH levels, concentrations and viscosities.
  • Identified issues promptly and notified Supervisor immediately regarding potential project delays.
  • Adhered to all safety procedures and protocols when using equipment and moving hazardous chemicals to prevent mishaps and accidents.
  • Assessed production schedules, drawings and materials to better understand job specifics before project start.
  • Operated fork trucks safely and reported process upsets, chemical releases and security events to appropriate departments.
  • Operated various machinery and equipment, including forklifts to perform chemical drumming operations.
  • Observed gauges, recording instruments and flowmeters to maintain specified conditions.
  • Drove team performance through effective training, coaching and motivation of line employees.
  • Started up and shut down processing equipment.
  • Organized, scheduled and assigned production work across team members for task balance.
  • Scheduled twenty staff for optimal coverage to meet challenging daily production objectives.
  • Troubleshooted problems with equipment, devices or products.
  • Changed equipment over to new product.
  • Adhered to all applicable regulations, policies and procedures for health, safety and environmental compliance.
  • Helped achieve company goals by supporting production workers.
  • Reviewed operations and conferred with technical or administrative staff to resolve production and processing problems.
  • Maintained clean and organized work areas.
  • Monitored production processes and adjusted schedules.
  • Read and interpreted standard operating procedures to complete work in an accurate and efficient manner.
  • Started machine operations by inserting control instructions into control units.
  • Troubleshot and repaired machines to increase productivity and decrease spending.
  • Worked with managers to implement company's policies and goals.
  • Set up and operated production equipment according to daily work orders and safety procedures.
  • Actively suggested operational improvements to enhance quality, improve production times and reduce costs.
  • Managed quality control and maintained high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Monitored and adjusted production processes or equipment for quality and productivity improvement.
  • Coordinated inventory and cost control programs.
  • Adjusted machine feed and speed if machine malfunctioned.
  • Optimized machinery performance by calibrating according to prescribed standards and specific project needs.
  • Maintained proper Caustic stock levels on de-scrubbing line.
  • Examined weld for bead size and other specifications.
06/1982 to 07/1998 Instrument Technician Newtron Inc. | City, STATE,
  • Calibrated numerous types of process equipment and control elements, including pressure transmitters, flow transmitters and control valves.
  • Repaired and adjusted system components, including removing and replacing defective parts.
  • Troubleshooted and provided corrective maintenance on process equipment and control elements.
  • Adhered to all safety and environmental requirements for the chemical industry.
Education and Training
Expected in | Pipe Fitters Local Apprentice School , , GPA:
Expected in | Instrumentation Pipe Fitters Local Apprentice School , Nederland, TX GPA:
Expected in High School Diploma | Pipe Fitters Local Apprentice School , Nederland, TX GPA:
Expected in High School Diploma | Vidor High School, Vidor, TX GPA:

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