Master Machinist:Used “solid” practical application of engineering, science, technology, raw materials, and production processes, quality control, and costs, and maximized the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.Studied sample parts, blueprints, drawings, and engineering information and determined methods of operations needed to fabricate products, determine product dimensions and tolerances.Trained up to 12 personnel in the Die Grinding Department and mentored new employees.Delivered preventive maintenance protocols on Grinding Department equipment. Worked with senior staff/lead operators and selected the highest priority work orders and prioritized delivery based on corporate customer demands.
Areas of effectiveness:CNC set-up/program; design/fabrication of form tools; die assembly/ repair; chrome plating; heat treat metals such as:A2, D2, 4140, M2, 10V and various types of stainless steel.
¨1997 - Federal Mogul’s “Men of Steel Hat” most improved machinist.
¨Wrote shorthand programs on Okuma Lathes Using the Interactive Graphic Function, (IGF).
¨Created over 10custom tool products via design modification or re-engineering solutions.
¨Key player in the preventive maintenance of up to four grinding machines.