Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume Samples

A Plastic Extrusion Operator controls and monitors the machine that shapes thermoplastic materials. Working for several manufacturing industries, these operators undertake the following duties mentioned on the Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume – performing several basic tasks, mixing thermoplastic materials in the form of pellets or powder with colored dyes, feeding them into the extrusion machine, setting the dials, and controlling the machine to ensure that the created product is in right size and shape; and measuring and testing to ensure that the output conforms to the requested specifications.

Those looking for this role must be able to highlight on the resume the following skills and abilities – manual dexterity, accuracy, attention to safety, teamwork, and effective communications. Eligible candidates hold a high school diploma or GED and complete on-the-job training.

Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume example

Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

Headline : Responsible Extrusion Machine Operator with over 6 years of experience in operating and maintaining plastic extrusion machines ensuring high standards of quality products. Possesses strong problem-solving and mathematical abilities. Able to work independently and collaborate well in a team environment.

Skills : Lead Extrusion Operation Equipment Maintenance Blueprint Reading And Interpretation Calibration Part Replacement Operational Adjustments.

Description :

    1. Built various sizes of crates for the different length parts.
    2. Weighed and tagged boxes of stock.
    3. Filled dryers and hoppers.
    4. Moved materials to and from the lines with a forklift.
    5. Set up many different profiles using various materials.
    6. Checked the quality of product using calipers and micrometers every half hour to an hour.
    7. Picked up frame, carries, and stacks on finished frame pile.
    8. Performed functions in other areas of the Plant as requested.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    HS


    Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

    Objective : Work well in a fast-paced environment, have excellent communication skills, using Microsoft Excel, spreadsheets, word, extensive use of the internet.

    Skills : Management, Sales, Leadership, Multitasking, Advertising, Marketing, Customer service, and satisfaction.

    Description :

      1. Set up and tore down extruders.
      2. Changed extruder screw when necessary.
      3. Set temperatures and feed rates on the extruder.
      4. Filled hopper with materials.
      5. Got materials in a warehouse with a forklift.
      6. Checked parts every 10 minutes to make sure dimensions were intolerance.
      7. Trained on Specialized Equipment: Sit Down Forklift (Propane) and Blueprints.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Junior
    Education
    Education
    GED In Associates


    Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

    Objective : Seeks to secure a position within a promising company that will allow utilizing skills and hard work to enhance company profitability and achieve personal career goals.

    Skills : Offset screen and film printing, Planning Skills.

    Description :

      1. Operated various plastic profile lines.
      2. Set up the die, heats, plates, conveyor, saw, and packing into the line to be run.
      3. Threaded melted plastic from the die, through the plates, conveyor, and saw.
      4. Used calipers and tape measure to check.
      5. Scheduled and ran extrusion equipment to meet customer requirements.
      6. Cleaned work area.
      7. Inspected assembled frames for structural defects, and repairs as needed.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Diploma In Basic

      Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

      Objective : 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 : Excel, Word, Forklift Operator, Sales, Leadership Development.

      Description :

        1. Produced insulated wire and cable using multiple cross-head plastic extrusion machines.
        2. Determined set-up procedures for production line equipment by selected machine dies and parts according to specifications.
        3. Started machines and set controls to regulate pressure, temperature, and speed of extrusion.
        4. Measured dimensions of the completed product to verify conformance to specifications.
        5. Spooled finished product onto reels, assembled pallets of spools for specific orders, and completed paperwork.
        6. Entered and retrieved order information into databases.
        7. Ordered, Staged, Ran Mixers for constant operation of plastic machines.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Film Production

      Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

      Objective : Have 23 years of experience, including as a Quality Assurance Inspector in industries including Automotive Manufacturing, Department of Defense Material Handling, Real Estate Sales Associate, Plastic Extrusion Operator, Customer Service Representative.

      Skills : Light Vehicle Repair And Maintenance.

      Description :

        1. Selected machine dies, machine parts, nozzles, and spacers.
        2. Set controls to monitor vacuum, air pressure, and temperature.
        3. Operated machines that extrude thermoplastic.
        4. Changed dies on extruding machines.
        5. Started machines.
        6. Examined extruded products for defects.
        7. Controlled the high pressures and flow of the material for maximum productivity Use a forklift to load and unload plastic rolls.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      0-2 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Entry Level
      Education
      Education
      HS

      Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

      Summary : Seeks to obtain a challenging position that allows to utilize current skills to assist in advancing a business that offers a stable employment opportunity.

      Skills : Graphic Design, Fork Lift Operator, Computer.

      Description :

        1. Measured dimensions of finished workpieces to ensure conformance to specifications.
        2. Used precision measuring instruments, templates, and fixtures.
        3. Ran a single line running PVC through a series of rolls to make rolls of PVC sheets.
        4. Used Forklift to move finished product into the loading area and scrap material onto the scale and to correct storage location.
        5. Included but not limited to set up, start-up, maintaining part.
        6. Experienced with calipers to maintain the quality of products.
        7. Operated plastic extruders, packaged and labeled products.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        7-10 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Management
        Education
        Education
        Diploma In Tri

        Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

        Objective : Seeks to obtain a permanent career that provides challenging assignments as well as growth opportunities that will motivate to contribute to the productivity of the company and further develop skills.

        Skills : Coordinating, Planning, Managing, Strong Leadership, Team Player.

        Description :

          1. Maintained machine failure before calling the maintenance department.
          2. Set up and Tear Down Plastic Extrusion Line.
          3. Trained new employees on both underwater and strand cut plastics machine Operations.
          4. Obtained and inspected pieces of wood to be used for frame build process.
          5. Turned, grasped board(s,) and placed boards in holding fixture. 
          6. Repeated the motions for the boards required to complete the frame.
          7. Picked up air driven nailing gun (approximately 10 lbs. In weight) with one hand, and nails boards together while walking around the table and while using the other hand to make final positioning of the boards.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                0-2 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Entry Level
                Education
                Education
                Diploma in Tri-Star Career Schooling

                Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

                Objective : Seeking a Plastic Extrusion Operator 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 : Physical and organizational skills.

                Description :

                  1. Formed everyday products from raw plastic with specially set machinery.
                  2. Controlled the output of molding plastic.
                  3. Ensured that the engineering proportions are within the calibrated range.
                  4. Controlled the high pressures and flow of the material for maximum productivity.
                  5. Cut steel bands around a bundle of lumber.
                  6. Reloaded nail gun as needed and changes locators on the table to accommodate different size frames.
                  7. Moved carts of finished frames to appropriate areas.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      0-2 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Entry Level
                      Education
                      Education
                      Diploma in Tri-Star Career Schooling

                      Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

                      Objective : Plastic Extrusion Operator is responsible for the planning and execution of product manufacturing operations. This includes managing the production schedules, cost, quality and productivity of the products.

                      Skills : Statistical Analysis, Budgeting, Strong Oral/Written Communication, Organization, Inventory Management.

                      Description :

                        1. Operated forklift.
                        2. Made various plastic film packaging products.
                        3. Measured dimensions of finished workpieces to ensure conformance to specifications.
                        4. Set up and operated computer-controlled machines to perform.
                        5. Laid off due to slow season QC on the final departmental product.
                        6. Set up and maintain various plastic profiles.
                        7. Performed all related duties of the frame build function according to established safety and efficiency procedures.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        0-2 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Entry Level
                        Education
                        Education
                        Diploma in Tri-Star Career Schooling

                        Plastic Extrusion Operator Resume

                        Objective : Professional with 10 years of demonstrated success in program and business development. Particular expertise in delivering a high level of customer service and conveying complex technical information succinctly.

                        Skills : Conflict Resolution, Fast/Adaptive Learning, CriticalThinking & Problem Solving.

                        Description :

                          1. Mainly weather stripping and seals used for windows and doors.
                          2. Installed proper die, cooling, and cutting equipment to achieve results.
                          3. Operated a plastic extruder.
                          4. Determined setup procedures and select machine dies and parts according to specifications.
                          5. Troubleshoot, maintained, and made minor repairs to equipment.
                          6. Maintained workstation in a neat, clean and orderly fashion.
                          7. Operated band saw to cut lumber for special sizes as needed.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    0-2 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Entry Level
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Diploma in Tri-Star Career Schooling