welder 2 resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Hardworking Farm Hand with outstanding technical skills and ability to work outdoors in snow, rain, humidity and other inclement weather conditions. Highly skilled at working alone and getting things done. Seeking new opportunity with exciting challenges.

  • Technical skills
  • Physical stamina
  • Safe equipment use
  • Machinery upkeep
  • Task prioritization
  • Heavy lifting
  • Farm equipment repair
  • Inventory control
  • Expert knowledge of 0.35 to 0.45 wiring
  • Reading drawings, models and blueprints
  • Lead welder on skid bases and sheds
  • Flux core (FCAW) welding
  • Available to work extended hours
  • Certified in GMAW 3G DH (.375)
  • Initiative to work independently
  • Welding safety precautions
  • Metal working ability
  • Mathematical reasoning aptitude
  • Crane/hoist expert
  • Strategic thinker
  • Fabrication abilities
Welder 2, 03/2018 - 11/2019
State Of Nevada North Las Vegas, NV,
  • Set up equipment and welded parts according to welding chart specifications and type.
  • Adjusted gas flow and pressure to create and maintain desired flames.
  • Inspected grooves, angles and gap allowances with micrometer, caliper and precision measuring instruments.
  • Prevented distortion of parts by monitoring fitting, burning and welding processes.
  • Created safety guards, angle iron and square tubing.
  • Maximized shop organization and equipment lifespan by maintaning equipment.
  • Sustained safety protocols and ensured proper, cost-effective and accurate handling of equipment and materials.
  • Assembled boiler parts and pressure vessels for structural use.
  • Inspected and repaired components to implement corrective action.
  • Set up and operated welding equipment to complete all welding projects on-time.
  • Cleaned and degreased weld joints and workpieces efficiently.
  • Monitored fitting, burning and welding processes to avoid overheating parts, warping, shrinking, distortion and expansion of materials.
  • Followed all safety guidelines, including proper machine guarding and lockout and tagout procedures.
  • Prepared broken parts for welding by properly grooving and scarfing surfaces.
  • Obtained desired configurations by clamping and tack-welding components.
  • Removed loose materials and thick scale, slag or rust to prepare material surfaces for welding.
  • Laid out, fitted and fabricated metal components.
  • Scraped off excess spatter and other materials using portable grinders and arc-cutting equipment.
  • Applied knowledge of metallurgy, geometry and welding techniques to determine optimal welding strategies.
  • Inspected chains, hammers and other tools for damage or wear to prevent injuries and accidents.
  • Laid out, positioned, aligned and secured parts and assemblies with straightedges and combination square sand calipers.
  • Adjusted weld machines to correct settings prior to weld applications for precision and waste reduction.
  • Heated, formed and dressed metal parts with hand tools, torch and arc welding equipment.
  • Maximized shop organization and equipment length by efficiently cleaning floor and machinery.
  • Combined welding techniques, knowledge of metallurgy and engineering requirements to produce quality work.
  • Positioned and clamped workpieces together and properly assembled in jigs and fixtures.
  • Adjusted functional parts of equipment and control instruments.
  • Precision cutting with power saws, hand shears and chipping knives.
Plate Cleaner, 04/2017 - 02/2018
Prime Inc. Wilsonville, OR,
  • Handled hazardous waste according to established procedures, placing materials in correct receptacles for safe disposal.
  • Performed minor maintenance on lead plate cleaning machines and notified supervisor of needed repairs.
  • Checked all phases of plate cleaning production to verify conformance with internal guidelines and customer specifications.
  • Practiced safety in all job areas, following all company procedures and OSHA regulations to maximize team safety.
  • Observed production schedules, adjusting daily job procedures to meet deadlines and dynamic specifications.
  • Loaded and setup materials in preparation successful operation of machines and plate cleaning equipment.
  • Trained entry-level employees and apprentices on coater machinery operation to maximize team performance.
  • Evaluated effectiveness of training by surveying trainees and managers and collecting before-and after-data showing training impact.
  • Planned and executed daily tasks to above expectations.
  • Demonstrated full store expertise on merchandise locations, enabling optimum service to inquiring customers.
  • Successfully led key projects which resulted in a safe workplace with outstanding performance and productivity.
  • Tracked warehouse contents continually, maintained constant awareness of stock levels and performed formal inventory review.
  • Monitored multiple databases to keep track of all company inventory.
  • Conducted analysis to address problems which led to better productivity.
Farm Hand, 11/2015 - 04/2017
Albin Inc. City, STATE,
  • Identified pests, weeds, and plants to determine appropriate selection of pesticides and fertilizers.
  • Maintained and cleared irrigation ditches for adequate water flow for dust suppression and crop growth.
  • Cultivated soil on designated areas of land.
  • Checked fields for rocks or other obstacles to prepare land for tilling and physical preparation for spring planting.
  • Maintained and repaired farming equipment to provide consistent usability, prime operational condition and alleviate downtime.
  • Cultivated and supported wide variety of crops such as corn and milo plants by implementing irrigation systems.
  • Cross-trained on irrigation systems to assist with additional duties during supervisor's absence.
  • Delegated tasks to seasonal workers and supervised completion of all duties and responsibilities.
  • Identified irrigation issues and immediately notified supervisor for assistance with remediation.
  • Plowed and tilled fields to prepare soil for crop planting.
  • Implemented troubleshooting methods to determine cause of malfunctioning equipment.
  • Repaired board, barbed wire and electrified fences using saws and pliers to keep animals contained.
  • Sprayed corn and milo crops with pesticides to reduce damage and control insects and other pests.
  • Watered and fertilized crops consistently to promote healthy growth for later harvests.
  • Operated trucks, tractors and other large farm equipment to distribute chemicals, move supplies and transport additional eguipment.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2001
Trego Community High School - Wakeeney, KS
Status -
: Criminal Justice, Expected in
Colby Community College - Colby, KS
Status -

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School Attended

  • Trego Community High School
  • Colby Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Welder 2
  • Plate Cleaner
  • Farm Hand


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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