Andrew Smith


(000) 000-0000


287 Custer Street, Hopewell, PA 00000

Professional Summary

I am a dependable, very reliable, hardworking person. I’m a highly-motivated, focused professional with over 15 years of experience as an assembly manufacturing and production. Adept at identifying and implementing shop floor process optimization and control methods to eliminate turn-backs to reduce overall assembly costs. Consistently participates in lean manufacturing and continuous improvement initiatives. Strong project and planning skills with keen ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, results-driven environment.

Employment history

Jun. 2007 – Present
New Elsebury, Maine
Extruder Operator, Brown, Kessler and Marquardt

  • Set up, adjust, or operate basic or specialized machine tools used to perform precision machining operations.
  • Connect cables, tubes, and wiring, according to specifications.
  • Operate equipment to verify operational efficiency.
  • Diagnose machine tool malfunctions to determine need for adjustments or repair
  • Observe work and monitor gauges, dials, and other indicators to ensure that operators conform to production or processing standards.
  • Test and adjust machine speeds or actions, according to product specifications, using gauges and hand tools.

Aug. 2002 – Apr. 2003
South Ward, New Jersey
Assembly and Test Specialty, Johns, Lakin and Swaniawski

  • Inspect, test, or measure materials, products, installations, or work for conformance to specifications.
  • Record inspection or test data, such as weights, temperatures, grades, or moisture content, and quantities inspected or graded.
  • Notify supervisors or other personnel of production problems.
  • Analyze test data, making computations as necessary, to determine test results.
  • Fabricate, install, position, or connect components, parts, finished products, or instruments for testing or operational purposes.


Dec. 1988
High School Diploma

  • South Maine University – Borerland, Louisiana


Decision making

Attention to detail

Able to follow instructions and production schedules

Problem solving

Able to act quickly when problem arises

extruder operator

  • Operated Extruder using resins pumps and hoppers
  • Adjustments to speed and and screw for gauge thickness and length
  • Write up jobs for next shift by amount of footage and pounds the job calls for
  • Forklift Certified for both sit down and stand up
  • Scissor lift certified
  • Safety Practices using correct PPE