Extrusion Technician Resume Samples

Working in the manufacturing environment, an Extrusion Technician undertakes the job of controlling the equipment that shapes thermoplastic materials. Job activities commonly seen on the Extrusion Technician Resume are – setting the dials; monitoring machine output, mixing pallets or powder with dyes; and ensuring sure products follow requested specifications; operating the extruder machinery and drawing out rods, tubes, and film from the molten materials; taking responsibility to fulfill the daily set production targets; measuring the produced articles and cutting them as per the length, weight, and height specifications; and training the factory workers on operating the extruder and performing the routine maintenance functions.

Summary of skills that can highlight a resume includes – manual dexterity, attention to details; physical safety and stamina; effective communication skills; and practical abilities. Other skills include strong experience in managing extruder operations, and repairs; and multitasking skills. Formal education is not required to work as an Extrusion Technician.

 

Extrusion Technician Resume example

Extrusion Technician Resume

Objective : Self-motivated leader that is responsible, reliable, friendly and hard working. Excellent driving record for operating a forklift, Big Joe and skid-steer. Clean safety record and several years of experience working in a factory setting with volatile chemicals.

Skills : Sit-down Forklift, Electric Pallet Jack, Reach Lift, Machine Operator.

Description :

    1. Operated extrusion-laminating lines using paper, polyethylene, and spooled wire for the production of twist ties.
    2. Participated in Kaizen events to gain a greater technical understanding of the machines.
    3. Operated computerized-control blending equipment and other auxiliary equipment.
    4. Set-up and changed polyurethane resin materials, such as dow, 657B, elite, 131, PX360, and EVOH Regulated machine temperatures, pressures, and speeds.
    5. Demonstrated Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) strategies by completing daily safety and autonomous maintenance checklists.
    6. Required to pack contents of items to meet company specifications with the help of handheld tools.
    7. Attended safety meetings, understood new procedures, and undertook heavy lifting.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
GED


Extrusion Technician Resume

Summary : Seasoned Extrusion Technician professional with twenty-seven years of experience in the flexible packaging industry with knowledge in all aspects of flexible packaging, primarily focusing on Blown Film Extrusion. Worked on several waste reduction teams, and championed several process improvement initiatives.

Skills : Machine Set-up, Adjust,Troubleshoot, and Operate Machines,Machine Maintenance, Forklift Certified, Group leader experience.

Description :

    1. Managed pre-shift inspections on the blown film line.
    2. Initiated timely line adjustments to correct quality issues, in accordance with operating procedures and/or troubleshooting manuals.
    3. Closely monitored all extrusion functions to ensure that the line is running within required operating conditions.
    4. Ensured compliance with operating procedures and SOCs.
    5. Performed equipment cleaning, preparation while the line is down.
    6. Used hand micrometers to ensure quality.
    7. Used a technical understanding of shape extrusion to include but not limited to the tube and sheet extrusion to develop a sustainable process.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            Diploma


            Extrusion Technician Resume

            Summary : Seeking a Extrusion Technician position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

            Skills : Control Programmer, Blueprint Interpretation, Data Installation, Troubleshooting Experience, Quick Adaptation.

            Description :

              1. Qualified for starting up extrusion lines.
              2. Responsible for troubleshooting extrusion lines.
              3. Responsible for minor upkeep of the lines.
              4. Responsible for line speed and quality of the extruded film.
              5. Took measurements to ensure the cut aluminum dimensions were correct.
              6. Assisted the adjoining line, as needed, to maximize productivity.
              7. Properly maintained and care for equipment.
              8. Managed and understood maintenance and quality documentation for extrusion and production.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            BS Engineering

            Extrusion Technician Resume

            Objective : Extrusion Technician with 2+ years of experience in providing technical guidance and support to the Extrusion Operators within their designated shift. Responsible for possessing considerable skills, knowledge and experience related to running an extrusion line and all associated equipment within a large, 24/7 manufacturing environment, etc,.

            Skills : Machine Operation, Forklift Certified, Building Maintenance, Industrial Painter, Auto body And Mechanic, Clamp truck Operator, Warehousing.

            Description :

              1. Coiled conduit onto different size metal and/or wooden reels Took full reels to the staging area and brought back empty reels via forklift Preformed and helped other technicians with line changeovers.
              2. Changed sizing sleeves, die heads, and inserts.
              3. Gathered necessary materials for color changes.
              4. Responsible for safety, quality, and production of assigned line.
              5. Maintained and monitored gauge profile control in accordance with plant objectives.
              6. Ensured correct resin formulations in accordance with SOCs.
              7. Ensured the physical production records are accurate.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  2-5 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Junior
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  BS

                                                  Extrusion Technician Resume

                                                  Summary : Seeking employment with a company where I can use my talent and skills to grow and expand within the company. Looking to succeed in a stimulating and challenging environment, building my success within the company while I experience advancement opportunities.

                                                  Skills : Forklift Operator, Communication Skills, Technical Skills.

                                                  Description :

                                                    1. Ran extrusion machines with an understanding of standard operating procedures to get product specifications to agree with engineering drawings.
                                                    2. Had to ensure that these machines were safe to produce quality materials by managing machine conditions like pressure and temperatures.
                                                    3. Conducted hourly checks and maintained a clean non-hazardous environment.
                                                    4. Did hourly checks to ensure that extrusion managers were abiding by the engineering sheets.
                                                    5. Involved with research and development on growth studies to observe how the measurements would fluctuate.
                                                    6. Involved with overseeing the raw materials that were unloaded at the dock before being processed into inventory.
                                                    7. Responsible for removing material from automatic equipment and packing a wide variety of materials for shipment, counting, weighing, and measuring.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  7-10 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Executive
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  High School Diploma

                                                  Extrusion Technician Resume

                                                  Summary : To secure work as a Extrusion Technician position in a firm requiring a motivated and experienced person. A firm, where an individual's performance and achievement are recognized, and allows opportunities for growth and development.

                                                  Skills : Forklift Driver, Computer Literate, Emergency Generator, Life Safety Code.

                                                  Description :

                                                    1. Produced PVC plastic edge banding Hand on experience on the puller, cutter, winder, grinder, compound mixer, and vinyl print machines.
                                                    2. Maintained machine line operations for the best performance.
                                                    3. Consistently helped the company meet strict deadlines.
                                                    4. Ensured quality control of finished products to customer specifications.
                                                    5. Setup, making sure heat is at its standard Run regrind material for the test.
                                                    6. Handled color and product changes on extruder.
                                                    7. Setup a water bath and airline for proper drying or sizing, Adjust sizer block, or vacuum for correct profiles.
                                                    8. Familiared and experienced on Flex PVC, Rigid PVC, ABS, Android Provista materials.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  10+ Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Senior
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  AAS

                                                  Extrusion Technician Resume

                                                  Objective : To obtain a Extrusion Technician position that will allow me to utilize my knowledge, various skills and abilities to advance and grow within a team environment.

                                                  Skills : Microsoft Word, TroubleShooting, Management Skills.

                                                  Description :

                                                    1. Collected appropriate tool cards, die to die rings, tooling, and bolsters.
                                                    2. Assembled die stacks, load stacks and bolsters in oven.
                                                    3. Loaded, cooled die stacks and rings in caustic tanks.
                                                    4. Polished, measured, and inspected die to assure still in specs, input info into system.
                                                    5. Notified shift supervisor of any maintenance issues requiring immediate attention.
                                                    6. Initiated maintenance work orders on items that need to be addressed on future outages.
                                                    7. Ensured that lines are kept clean and orderly, complying with daily housekeeping requirements checklists.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  2-5 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Consultant
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  GED

                                                  Extrusion Technician Resume

                                                  Objective : As a Extrusion Technician, responsible for Assisting extruder operators in set-ups and change over, and operation of the Extrusion lines, and to read and understand Production orders and forms, assisting in monitoring quality. Responsible for good housekeeping, available for overtime, duties assigned by supervisor, etc,.

                                                  Skills : Computer, Troubleshooting, Machine Operator, Quality Control.

                                                  Description :

                                                    1. Set up different size webs and made sure was running the right blends.
                                                    2. Changed the auger and auger motors to match the resin.
                                                    3. Did screen changes as needed and did color change-outs.
                                                    4. Pulled samples off the end of every roll to be checked by the lab.
                                                    5. Packed rolls to be shipped, some were air shipped and some were shipped by sea.
                                                    6. Followed processes and troubleshoots to ensure continuous operation of all equipment Perform daily preventative.
                                                    7. Provided cooperative support for QC lab requirements in testing procedures.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  0-2 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Entry Level
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  Technical Certificate

                                                  Extrusion Technician Resume

                                                  Headline : Extrusion Technician with 2+ years of experience in operating extrusion machine to produce high quality product. Monitoring and recording machine temperature, gauge settings and die openings. Responsible for Monitoring the color, dimensions, and uniformity of the material, making necessary adjustments to meet customer requirements, etc.

                                                  Skills : Fork Truck Operator, Good With Small Engines, Maintaining Households.

                                                  Description :

                                                    1. Scheduled all inbound & outbound freight, negotiate rates with freight companies.
                                                    2. Worked with the BNSF Railroad coordinating bringing rail cars in and out of the facility.
                                                    3. Managed an off site warehouse where finished goods and raw materials are stored and shipped.
                                                    4. Responsible for moving finished goods from the plant to the warehouse with a company tractor trailer.
                                                    5. Performed basic extrusion troubleshooting, Machine set-up, and breakdowns.
                                                    6. Responsible for handling tubbing/medical device with care, and make sure it pass specified dimensions before continue processing.
                                                    7. Prepared and operated extrusion processes Oversee and instruct associates on packing procedures.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  5-7 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Executive
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  Mechanical

                                                  Extrusion Technician Resume

                                                  Summary : Extrusion Technician with 1+ years of experience in Changing jets, tees, and wipe packs as necessary. Responsible for Inspecting finished product to ensure production quality. Performing light maintenance on machine when needed, etc,.

                                                  Skills : Communication Skills, Management Skills, Multitasking.

                                                  Description :

                                                    1. Performed characterization tests of extrudate and resin (DSC, TGA, SEM, MFI, ATR-FTIR, tensile, denier, and moisture testing).
                                                    2. Developed process parameters to meet specifications for client custom orders and/or internal specifications.
                                                    3. Worked with Process Engineer to develop root cause analysis, Product Development Engineer to perform DOEs, and provide a status update to the team at project meetings.
                                                    4. Performed all operations regarding the polymer extrusion capabilities (set up, run, knockdown).
                                                    5. Able to adjust tasks in accordance w/changing deadlines and priorities.
                                                    6. Interfaced with both technical and non-technical personnel.
                                                    7. Performed troubleshooting and required mechanical adjustments to extrusion equipment.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  10+ Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Senior
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  BS Materials Engineering