Lathe Machine Operator Resume Samples

Lathe Machine Operator uses the lathe machine to process raw materials into parts and other components. A well-written Lathe Machine Operator Resume mentions the following duties – preparing lathes for operation process, preparing machines, and adjusting specific settings; preparing materials for fabrication, operating the lathe and machine safely, ensuring proper operation of the machine, performing quality control on finished parts, and taking responsibility for maintaining all lathes and other industrial machines; and scheduling regular maintenance tasks.

While specific duties vary based on the type of the employer, the needed skills are universally common and include the following – a good understanding of inventory management, a high level of hand-eye coordination, physical fitness, attention to detail, dedication to safety, and hand-eye coordination. Employers look forward to hiring those having at least a high school diploma or GED.

 

Lathe Machine Operator Resume example

Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Objective : Seeks to obtain a Lathe Machine Operator position that will fit qualifications and develop further talents and skills for continuous career improvements.

Skills : Adobe Illustrator, HTML, XML, JSON, Phone Etiquette.

Description :

    1. Inspected sample workpieces.
    2. Set cutting speeds, depths, and feed rates.
    3. Operated lathe machines.
    4. Verified products met standards.
    5. Adjusted machine controls.
    6. Changed tool settings.
    7. Selected cutting tools and tooling instructions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In Basic


Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Summary : Lathe Machine Operator is responsible for the machine operation of lathes, milling machines, tooling, and other machine tools. The lathe operator is the primary operator of a lathe, and controls the machine’s movement and settings. The lathe operator also communicates with operators at other machines to maintain a shared vision of the work area.

Skills : Basic, Customer Service, Delivery, Documentation, Imaging, Lathe, Math, Meeting Facilitation, Networking, Photocopier, Quality, Read Recruiting, Shipping, Transportation, Typing.

Description :

    1. Removed and replaced dull cutting tools.
    2. Listened to machine operation to detect malfunctions.
    3. Adjusted machine feed and speed.
    4. Ensured programs meet specifications.
    5. Calculated machine speed, feed ratios, size of cuts, and position of cuts.
    6. Operated and controlled mini computers.
    7. Maintained records including problem documentation, actions are taken, and equipment inventories.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma In Basic


Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Objective : Lathe Operator is responsible for controlling and maintaining the lathes, turning and milling machine, and other machine tools used to produce aluminum products.

Skills : Customer Service, Powerpoint, Sales, Windows, Word.

Description :

    1. Operated two vertical turning center lathe machines to manufacture face-on raw reduction hubs that go in driveshafts in automobiles.
    2. Used gages to check dimensions.
    3. Programmed control panel for the robot to pick up the part and put in heat-treated coolant and oils.
    4. Produced quality parts.
    5. Occasionally exceed production quota of 1400 parts in 8-hour shift.
    6. Received pay raise.
    7. Can read calipers, od, id, surface finish gages, and refractometer.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma In Basic

Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Summary : Looking to obtain a full-time position in team assembly or machine operating in a manufacturing environment. Have 18 years of experience in precision machine operation in a results-oriented manufacturing environment.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Sit Down Forklift, Overhead Crane, Industrial Paint Gun, Spinning Lathe Machine, CNC Injection Molding Machine, CLEAN MVR.

Description :

    1. Effectively monitored production, inspection, and machine operation.
    2. Followed production requirements as outlined on BOM/Requisition.
    3. Completed all required manufacturing paperwork correctly and on time.
    4. Maintained a safe and clean workspace.
    5. Followed established safety rules and regulations.
    6. Paid attention to finished product specification details.
    7. Observed, maintained, and supported the completion of all standard work processes.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Basic

Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Summary : Seeks to bring to your organization enthusiasm, dedication, responsibility, and a good work ethic, combined with a desire to utilize skills obtained through previous work and life experience.

Skills : Hand Tools. Power tools.

Description :

    1. Set up, operated, or tend lathe and turning machines to turn, bore, thread, form, or face metal or plastic materials, such as wire, rod, or bar stock.
    2. Adjusted machine controls and change tool settings in order to keep dimensions within specified tolerances.
    3. Moved controls to set cutting speeds and depths and feed rates, and to position tools in relation to workpieces.
    4. Read complex blueprints, layouts or charts, and job orders for information on specifications and tooling instructions, and to determine material requirements and operational sequences.
    5. Lifted metal stock or workpieces manually or using hoists, and positioned and secure them in machines, using fasteners and hand tools.
    6. Installed holding fixtures, cams, gears, and stops to control stock and tool movement, using hand tools, power tools, and measuring instruments.
    7. Inspected sample workpieces to verify conformance with specifications, using instruments such as gauges, micrometers, and dial indicators.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Basic

Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Summary : Looking to obtain a Lathe Machine Operator position to enhance my experience as a CNC Operator to levels of productivity that is a notch ahead.

Skills : Manufacturing, Warehouse.

Description :

    1. Machined A.P.I standard threads such as NC and DS.
    2. Machined Premium Threads.
    3. Produce heavy weight drill pipes, regular drill pipes, pup joints, lift sub, etc.
    4. Operating, set up a single-spindle lathe machine.
    5. Quality checked and adjust offset or replace inserts or tooling as need.
    6. Fast-paced pump assy.
    7. Perform Shipping and Receiving duties as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Summary : Lathe Machine Operator is responsible for operating a lathe, mill, or other tooling for the production of machine parts. The lathe operator must be able to work under various conditions to effectively and safely perform their job. Trauma is a common workplace hazard.

Skills : Energetic And Organized, Excellent Communication, Quick Learner, Outstanding Interpersonal.

Description :

    1. Machined, and mechanical maintenance, welding, hydraulic rebuilding, mechanical, gas/diesel engines maintenance (work trucks, forklifts.
    2. Acted as a cell leader when the main cell leader is busy with a different job Make hand edits to the program.
    3. Operated Lathe machine using a switchboard to configure order dimensions for Dies and different color inks to create logos/wordage for a different box.
    4. Cleaned, maintained, and ran unit equipment to optimize operating parameters.
    5. Inspected and tested equipment to ensure working conditions.
    6. Followed and implemented company and governmental safety procedures.
    7. Conversed operator and contractor personnel about routine operating procedures and services related to equipment operation.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Summary : Lathe Machine Operator is responsible for the assembly and maintenance of lathe machines. This includes maintaining a clean, organized work area and using an appropriate lathe machine to assemble and maintain lathes.

Skills : Customer Service, Critical Thinker, Multi-Task Management.

Description :

    1. Added coolant and oils.
    2. Planned machining by studying work orders and machining parameters.
    3. Calculated requirements, using basic math.
    4. Adjusted tool positions and machine controls to ensure clearances and tolerances.
    5. Kept dimensions within specified tolerances.
    6. Machined all steel and stainless based on the drawings and applied to finished products.
    7. Cut off the material steel pipes and shafting using a hydraulic hacksaw blade machine.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Summary : Seeks to attain a most challenging Lathe Machine Operator position addressing the needs of inner-city youth through community outreach and diverse avenues of communication.

Skills : QuickBooks, Strong Research, Superior Attention To Detail, Computer Proficient.

Description :

    1. Used a 3 point MIC to test width on ATV gears while maintaining caliber to ensure the thickness is correct.
    2. Utilized the pic tester to guarantee surface smoothness and offset machines according to specifications.
    3. Changed tools to make sure cut was correct and also ran tap machine to drill holes.
    4. Use a computer-controlled machine to fabricate couplings to connect underground piping.
    5. Calculated the amount of material to be fed into the lathes machine.
    6. Made adjustments to the operating speed based on vibrations.
    7. Inspected each finished coupling to verify that it meets specifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Lathe Machine Operator Resume

Summary : Providing great customer service with a growing company. Assertive, self-motivated, goal-oriented, organized, and efficient. A team player, bringing enthusiasm and energy into group efforts.

Skills : Scheduled appointments, collections, filed insurance claims.

Description :

    1. Setup and operated lathe machines to turn gear stock.
    2. Setup and operated gear snapped machines.
    3. Assembled, welding, and material handling positions.
    4. Solved basic machining issues common in a machining environment.
    5. Inspected product per the inspection plans.
    6. Participated in ongoing process improvements.
    7. Recorded production through the Job Boss system.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          10+ Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Senior
          Education
          Education
          GED