Welding Apprentice Resume Example

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

Ambitious student pursuing a degree eager to contribute developed knowledge in role. Skilled in learning fast and taking initiative in overwhelming settings. Adaptable and driven with strong work ethic and ability to thrive in team-based or individually motivated settings.

  • Sub-arc Welding
  • Flux core (FCAW) welding
  • Gas Metal Arc - Welding (GMAW)
  • Computer skills
  • Sheet metal fabrication
  • Supervision
  • Basic math
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Teambuilding
  • Flexible
  • PPE use
  • Forklift driving
  • Hand tool operations
  • Materials handling
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Leadership
  • Work ethic
  • Decision-making
  • Carpentry
  • Framing
  • Construction
  • OSHA
  • Flooring Installation
  • Pallet jacks
  • Warehouse operations
  • Able to lift and carry 50+ lbs.
  • Materials transport
  • Freight operations
  • Heavy lifting
  • Merchandise stocking
  • Loading and unloading
  • Merchandise restock
  • Boxing and labeling
  • Inventory tracking
  • Overhead cranes and forklift operation
  • Power and hand tools
12/2020 to Current
Welding Apprentice Alamo Group Huntsville, AL,
  • Consulted welding chart specifications to select appropriate type and thickness of metal.
  • Scraped off excess spatter and other materials using portable grinders and arc-cutting equipment.
  • Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments together.
  • Laid out, positioned, aligned and secured parts and assemblies with straightedges and combination square sand calipers.
  • Monitored fitting, burning and welding processes to avoid overheating parts, warping, shrinking, distortion and expansion of materials.
  • Conducted precision cutting with power saws, hand shears and chipping knives.
  • Positioned and clamped workpieces together and properly assembled in jigs and fixtures.
  • Obtained desired configurations by clamping and tack-welding components.
  • Adjusted weld machines to correct settings prior to weld applications for precision and waste reduction.
  • Followed all safety guidelines, including proper machine guarding and lockout and tagout procedures.
  • Sustained safety protocols and promoted proper, cost-effective and accurate handling of equipment and materials.
  • Prevented distortion of parts by monitoring fitting, burning and welding processes.
  • Heated, formed and dressed metal parts with hand tools, torch and arc welding equipment.
  • Set up equipment and welded parts according to welding chart specifications and type.
  • Adjusted gas flow and pressure to create and maintain desired flames.
  • Prepared broken parts for welding by properly grooving and scarfing surfaces.
  • Removed loose materials and thick scale, slag or rust to prepare material surfaces for welding.
  • Maximized shop organization and equipment lifespan by maintaining equipment.
  • Laid out, fitted and fabricated metal components.
  • Inspected grooves, angles and gap allowances with micrometer, caliper and precision measuring instruments.
  • Cleaned and degreased weld joints and workpieces efficiently.
  • Created precision pieces using application of electrode and gun along weld line.
  • Completed minor torch ups with MIG welders.
  • Combined welding techniques, knowledge of metallurgy and engineering requirements to produce quality work.
  • Applied knowledge of metallurgy, geometry and welding techniques to determine optimal welding strategies.
  • Set up and operated stress relief oven adhering to welding procedure parameters.
  • Adjusted functional parts of equipment and control instruments.
06/2017 to Current
Carpenter Foreman Huntington Ingalls Industries Fallon, NV,
  • Followed OSHA and corporate safety regulations to avoid on-the-job injuries and accidents.
  • Trained and mentored employees, offering assistance and insight into completing job tasks when needed.
  • Conferred with other managers, technical personnel and team leaders to coordinate efficient site work and maintain tight schedules.
  • Complied with federal and company regulations to maintain high level of safety at all job sites.
  • Supported budget and project goals by keeping balanced inventory.
  • Maintained high standards of safety, productivity and quality for every job.
  • Reported to supervisors weekly regarding project progress, site problems and labor status.
  • Supervised material usage and contractor hours to keep projects in line with budgets.
  • Obtained specifications and directed work for multiple construction crews.
  • Reviewed project blueprints and specifications to determine number of materials needed to complete job.
  • Motivated and supported field workers completing work to increase work quality and efficiency.
  • Analyzed job sites daily to mitigate risks for workers and visitors.
  • Assigned work to employees based on project requirements and individual team member strengths.
06/2018 to 03/2020
Carpenter Laborer Enclave Companies Saint Louis Park, MN,
  • Took accurate measurements to calculate size and amount of materials needed for project completion.
  • Protected flooring installations by covering subfloors with carpet, hardwood , vinyl , and engineered wood flooring material to prevent moisture buildup.
  • Reviewed and analyzed blueprints and other technical drawings to establish full understanding of project requirements.
  • Applied acoustic paneling to ceilings or walls to complete specified level of sound absorption and rebound.
  • Promoted team safety by keeping work areas free of hazards.
  • Carved and assembled furniture, cabinets and shelves and installed in designated areas.
  • Anchored and braced forms and other structures in place to complete precise joining and high-quality work.
  • Planned work based on blueprints and individual project specifications.
  • Shaped materials to exact measurements for job requirements using hand tools and power equipment.
  • Cut, shaped and smoothed lumber and other materials using hand and power tools.
  • Fabricated metals, trim , base , flooring and concrete structures using both raw and pre-constructed materials.
  • Worked effectively with clients to establish project scope and requirements, drafting and amending blueprints to reflect specifications.
  • Installed building structures such as windows, trim and cabinetry alone or with assistants to meet job deadlines.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Exceeded customer satisfaction by finding creative solutions to problems.
  • Contributed to development, planning and completion of project initiatives.
  • Collaborated with others to discuss new building/design opportunities.
  • Handled all delegated tasks, including prep and finish work.
Education and Training
Expected in 03/2021
Associate of Applied Science: Welding
Mhcc - Gresham,
Expected in 04/2021
Mhcc - Gresham, OR,

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School Attended
  • Mhcc
  • Mhcc
Job Titles Held:
  • Welding Apprentice
  • Carpenter Foreman
  • Carpenter Laborer
  • Associate of Applied Science
  • GED

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