Furnace Operator Resume Samples

The job role involves working in an industrial setting and operating furnaces and other heating equipment other than basic metal, plastic or food processing equipment. The work activities commonly seen on the Furnace Operator Resume include the following – weighing and measuring specified amounts of ingredients, processing and adjusting controls, monitoring equipment operations and gauges; reading and interpreting work orders; recording gauges readings; conferring with supervisors; examining and testing samples; cleaning, lubricating and adjusting equipment; transporting materials and products; and stopping equipment and clearing blockages in equipment.

The job applicants for this role must have knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, and costs; they should be familiar with machines and tools and show fluency in repairing and maintaining various types of machines. The operator should also have knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, and procedures to promote effective security operations. There aren’t any strict education requirements, however, a high school diploma or GED is mandatory.

Furnace Operator Resume

Objective : Worked in the Underground Mining industry for over 20 years with an exemplary record of performance and attendance.

Skills : Certified West Virginia Mine Foreman, Heavy Equipment Operator, Certified Emergency Medical Tech, Certified Welder.

Description :

    1. Trained new operators and implemented a new division operator training program to improve retention rates and increase production.
    2. Monitored process units, quality control testing performance for plant processes, and water quality sampling.
    3. Made sound and logical judgments regarding process changes, while closely inspected equipment for safety problems, as in leaks, wear and tear.
    4. Directed routine preventative maintenance such as adjustments, cleaning, and painting equipment.
    5. Evaluated production processes and equipment to find opportunities for improvement; while completing housekeeping and maintenance duties in the production area.
    6. Observe air and temperature gauges or metal color and fluidity, and turn fuel valves or adjust controls to maintain required temperatures.
    7. Follow all lock-out, Tag-out, Try-out procedures prior to all tasks involving maintenance care.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Furnace Operator III Resume

Objective : Strong inventory control experience and great forklift experience with stand-up & sit-down and reach truck. An organized worker who can multi-task in a fast-paced environment.

Skills : Trained on bob cat, skid steer, front end loader.

Description :

    1. Weigh or measures specified amounts of ingredients or materials for processing, using devices such as scales and calipers.
    2. Press and adjusts controls in order to activate, set, and regulate equipment according to specifications.
    3. Monitor equipment operations, gauges, and panel lights in order to detect deviations from standards.
    4. Read and interpret work orders and instructions in order to determine work assignments, process specifications, and production schedules.
    5. Record gauges readings, test results, and shift production in log books.
    6. Examine or test samples of processed substances, or collect samples for laboratory testing, in order to ensure conformance to specifications.
    7. Transport materials and products to and from work areas, manually or using a crane, hand truck, or hoist.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Furnace Operator I Resume

Headline : Self-driven, productive hard worker. Adapts well to any environment. Forklift driver shipping/receiving crane operator training and development team leader quick learner.

Skills : Forklift operator, Bobcat operator.

Description :

    1. Operated both computerized and manually controlled re-melt furnaces and casting stations from start to finish, including the adjustment, correction, and repair according to the report specifications listed.
    2. Operated, inspected and corrected the ingot crane as necessary to have correct proportions listed on the reports.
    3. Obtained necessary operating supplies from designated areas and record keeping thereof.
    4. Quality and accuracy was of high importance.
    5. Did the setup, tear down, cleaning, of castings stations and furnaces.
    6. Used company machinery such as trucks, cranes, and various forklifts to complete the job and always maintaining a safe and clean work area.
    7. Assisted in routine maintenance, adjustments, and repair of equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Furnace Operator III Resume

Objective : Experience in a steel mill and the process of turning scrap steel into liquid. Experienced retail manager who enjoys working hard, looking to secure a position with a well established company with a stable environment to turn into a long lasting career opportunity.

Skills : Hand Tools, Pneumatic Equipment, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Microsoft Outlook, Dog Caregiver.

Description :

    1. Inspect materials and products for defects, and to ensure conformance to specifications.
    2. Remove materials and products from machines and equipment, and place them in boxes, trucks or conveyors, using hand tools and moving devices.
    3. Push dual control buttons and move controls in order to start, stop, or adjust machinery and equipment.
    4. Identify and mark materials, products, and samples, following instructions.
    5. Load materials and products into machines and equipment, or onto conveyors, using hand tools and moving devices.
    6. Clean and maintain machinery, equipment, and work areas to ensure proper functioning and safe working conditions.
    7. Weigh or measure materials or products to ensure conformance to specifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School

Furnace Operator II Resume

Summary : Proven ability to utilize inspiring leadership, personal drive, creative vision, and analytical skill to yield successful delivery of both team and individual goals, actively contributing to organizational growth.

Skills : Fork lift driver, auto tech, Driver trackor trailer, House painter, and some heavy equipment operator.

Description :

    1. Drain, transfer, or remove molton aluminum from furnaces, and place it into molds, using hoists, pumps, or ladles.
    2. Record production data, and maintain production logs.
    3. Operate controls to move or discharge aluminum workpieces from furnaces.
    4. Weigh materials to be charged into furnaces, using scales.
    5. Regulate supplies of fuel and air, or control flow of electric current and water coolant to heat furnaces and adjust temperatures.
    6. Inspect furnaces and equipment to locate defects and wear.
    7. Observe air and temperature gauges or metal color and fluidity, and turn fuel valves or adjust controls to maintain required temperatures.
    8. Observe operations inside furnaces to ensure that problems do not occur.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Furnace Operator I Resume

Summary : Highly focused with a comprehensive knowledge in utilizing cutting edge methodologies for process improvement, reduce operating cost whilst increasing productivity within budgets.

Skills : Forklift, Electric Pallet Jack, Manlift and Boom Machine experience.

Description :

    1. Successfully operate and oversaw operation of vacuum induction furnace.
    2. Performed processing procedures by pouring of master heats to make alloy and pouring of large investment casting.
    3. Routinely troubleshot furnace and related equipment's.
    4. Supervised shift crew, adjust heat chemistries; inspect master heats to ensure quality criteria was met.
    5. Demonstrated knowledge of chemical compositions, structure, properties and reactions of different chemicals on heating.
    6. Monitored furnace operations to ensure certain the equipment functions smoothly.
    7. Performed furnace operation conferring to safety standards and precautionary measures.
    8. Trained employees on furnace safety, operations, and procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Furnace Operator I Resume

Objective : Manufacturing skills, and customer service experience for over 10 years. Responsible and can multi-task and still can complete jobs and meet deadlines.

Skills : Various computer skills, Billing and inventory control.

Description :

    1. Tested products or subassemblies for functionality or quality.
    2. Troubleshooted problems with equipment, devices, or products.
    3. Collect hazardous or non-hazardous waste in correctly labeled barrels or other containers and transfer them to collection areas.
    4. Unassembled molds and reloaded to be processed into the furnace.
    5. Monitored and adjusted production processes or equipment for quality and productivity.
    6. Set up and operated production equipment in accordance with current good manufacturing practices and standard operating procedures.
    7. Assisted engineers in developing, building, or testing prototypes or new products, processes, or procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Furnace Operator/Tester Resume

Headline : A confident and decisive under stressful conditions individual, committed to professional growth and development maintaining quality and efficiency in daily operations, seeks to obtain a position within an organization that will allow to utilize technical skills, experience and willingness to help others.

Skills : Retail envirorment, Warehouse envirorment, Quality Control, Basic Computer Skills, Stocking, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Set up and/or adjustments to equipment to maintain production process within specified control limits.
    2. Read, interpret and understand blue prints.
    3. Maintained Down Time log, loading racks, assigned and tracked load numbers, verifying recipe program, in process checking and documentation, troubleshooting.
    4. Insure first and ongoing inspections are performed as required.
    5. Verified all safety devices performed properly.
    6. Recognized, detected and identified irregularities in machine operations and properly responded to these occurrences.
    7. Maintained Production and Quality records and clean, safe work areas.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Furnace Operator Resume

Headline : Very flexible worker that is willing to try new things and work very hard. Quick and hands on learner. Looking forward to starting a new career and am hoping that you will give the opportunity for to show you that I would fit in perfectly at your company.

Skills : Basic Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Operated three furnaces at one time, entered batch information on loads into the furnace computers.
    2. Maintained paperwork on all loads throughout the day.
    3. Operated overhead crane to move extrusions from different departments to furnace department, as well as through my department.
    4. Loaded and unloaded furnace beds with forklift, and overhead crane.
    5. Used band machine to strap down furnace beds.
    6. Placed weights and bales on top bed using forklift before entering bed into furnace.
    7. Chipped and grinded extrusions, kept areas clean lots of hard work, and manual labor in fast paced environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Furnace Operator/Tester Resume

Headline : Proven ability to utilize inspiring leadership, personal drive, creative vision, and analytical skill to yield successful delivery of both team and individual goals, actively contributing to organizational growth.

Skills : Microsoft Office Products.

Description :

    1. Loaded and unloaded parts into the furnace.
    2. Checked quality of the parts that came out of the furnace.
    3. Monitored and adjusted the temperatures of the furnace.
    4. Monitored equipment operation, gauges, and panel lights in order to detect deviations from standards.
    5. Calculated amounts of material to be loaded into furnaces, adjusting amounts as necessary for specific conditions.
    6. Transported material and products to and from work areas, manually or using carts, hand trucks, or hoists.
    7. Cleaned, lubricated, and adjusted equipment, using scrapers, solvents, air hoses, oil, and hand tools.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Furnace Operator/Supervisor Resume

Summary : Experienced in several forms of metal fabrication and welding of carbon, stainless, and aluminum. Operated various machinery, have automotive and industrial paint experience, drove fork trucks, yard mules, layout and fit up experience, mechanically inclined, love to trouble shoot and problem solve.

Skills : Welder, Fork Lift Operator, Production Associate,.

Description :

    1. Preparing metal, heated moldes, and pouring hot metal near furnace and ovens.
    2. Sampling melted metal from furnaces for analysis Calculating amounts of materials needed to ensure that materials meet specifications.
    3. Track and document production data, logs, and part counts.
    4. Drain, transfer, strain or remove molten metal from furnaces, and shell molds Use scales to weigh materials to be placed into furnace.
    5. Observe temperature gauges or metal color and fluidity, and adjust controls to maintain required temperatures.
    6. Inspect furnaces and equipment to locate defects and wear.
    7. Maintained strict quality requirements using scales, calipers and micrometers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
N/A

Furnace Operator Resume

Objective : Machine Operator with positive attitude and a commitment to safety, quality, and customer service. Looking for consistent, steady, and permanent work in a field and position that also has job advancement opportunities.

Skills : Detail Oriented, Problem Solving, Organizational Skills, Independent, Shipping And Receiving, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Load and unload raw material from furnace belt.
    2. Organized received raw material and check for previous records of processed material.
    3. Entered data into computer system in a timely and accurate manner.
    4. Organized forms, made photocopies and filed records.
    5. Added new material to file records and created new records.
    6. Assisted other furnace operators with finished pieces.
    7. Made sure that products were produced on time and are of good quality.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business Administration