Granite Falls, NC
I have seven years experience as a mechanical/electrical assembler, one year experience with bench repair of electronic equipment and ten years experience as a machine operator. I also performed maintenance on most of machines that I have operated in the past.
I am interested in continuing to work in mechanical/electrical assembly or design job field.
I have worked for many ISO compliant companies and prefer to follow regimented and exact work procedures. I am also computer literate.
August 2009 to Present
Provide in home care and assistance for aunt with Parkinson's Disease.
Assist with transport of patient to and from appointments.
Perform household duties such as laundry, cooking and cleaning.
September 2007 to May 2009
Trouble-shoot and repair various industrial equipment such as temp controllers and encoders.
Use of testing equipment such as VOM and oscilloscope.
Drafted work process procedures and document troubleshoot hints.
Rebuilt small motors.
Reason for leaving: Laid off lack of work.
May 2007 to August 2007
Through hole and surface mount soldered components onto PCB.
Reason for leaving: let go at end of 90 days, told "not good fit" for production requirements.
March 2007 to May 2007
Set up and operated punch press for steel parts.
Set up and operate end mill machine.
Reason for leaving: Job offer from AMP/RTI
February 2005 to August 2006
Department of Defense Contractor)
Followed specific work process procedures.
Assembled nozzle protective caps for chemical agent monitors.
Checked machined parts for air leaks.
Completed company fork truck training.
Prepared wires and crimped connectors.
Installed and terminated wiring for ac panels.
Reason for leaving: laid off, entire department, company lost contract for parts my department built.
September 2004 to December 2004
Used personal vehicle to travel to N.C. unifour area retail stores.
Performed Pre delivery inspection of outdoor power equipment.
Assembled bicycles, gas grills, furniture, lawn and garden equipment.
Reason for leaving: Pay was per piece built and I am too quality minded to be fast.
May 2004 to July 2004
Trained wet ink print press operator for Paxar client.
Reason for leaving: No permanent job offer extended by client at end of ninety days per agreement with Foothills Temporary Employment.
June 2000 to May 2004
Maintained the day to day operation of a household.
Reason for leaving: moved back to native NC after separation from husband.
January 1998 to January 2000
Placed with BOC Coating Technology, Fairfield, Ca.
Assembled and installed components for architectural sputter glass coating machines.
Use of hand and power tools such as die grinder and cutting torch.
Operated five ton overhead crane and certified for fork truck.
Packed and prepared for shipment components for installation of machine in field.
Fabricated and terminated cable assemblies.
Placed with Systron Donner Inertial Division, Concord, Ca. 1998-1999
Certified ANSI/IPC-A-610B Class 2 for soldering.
Followed written procedures for assemblies.
Visually inspected IC board for solder quality.
Performed final testing of products.
Reason for leaving: to become a home maker.
1997 to 1998
Setup and operated machines that cut, drilled and polished steel track.
Operated Bridgeport CNC mill and band saw.
Moved twenty foot wooden boxes of steel track with overhead crane and fork truck.
Reason for leaving: did not agree with union shop
1995 to 1997
Installed wire harness and termination blocks into extrusion of assembled peripherals.
Bench tested and modified Adept type 1 robot.
Pulled parts kits for subassemblies.
Built necessary sub assemblies for modification of robot.
Installed third party communications board into robot control computer.
Uploaded software onto cell control computer.
Drafted work process procedure for retrofit of robot.
Checked point to point continuity of terminations in control cabinet per wire diagram.
Assembled robot umbilical cord and terminated to end effector.
Reason for leaving: politics on production floor.
Custom Cable Assembler
1994 to 1995
Cut and prep cables for custom cable assemblies.
Prepped wires, crimped pins and terminated to connectors.
Cut mounting rails and installed into credenzas.
Mounted sound studio equipment into cabinets.
Reason for leaving: laid off due to lack of work.
1983 to 1994
Set up and or operated machines such as: Wells type A coiler; T-Screen laminating machine; narrow fabric slitter; Panacert; drill press; vertical Richardson; Bell 24; Carolina; embosser; CNC router; side stroke, drum and pump sanders.
1984 to 1986
Use of hand and power tools. Measuring devices such as laser micrometer and calipers. Use of computers, documentation, record keeping, quality inspections.
Career Readiness Certificate, Silver
October 2007 to Present
State of North Carolina Career Readiness Certificate, Silver 2007
General aptitude and skills level test administered by NCESC to certify a worker's job performance capabilities.
CCC & TI Computer Literacy lab
December 2007 to Present
CCC & TI Computer Literacy Lab 2007
Certifies that I have completed and met the requirements of computer competency.
Apex Forklift Opertor Training
January 2000 to January 2003
Apex Forklift Operator Training 2000
Certified not only with this training course but several others with other employers, VT LeeBoy being the most recent.
ANSI/IPC-A-610 Rev. B Certificate 1998
June 1998 to June 1999
Trained and took written and skills test to attain certificate. Certified for ANSI level class 2 solder standards.
Adept MV/A1-A3 System Maintenance Course 1996
August 1996 to August 1997
One week of on site training provided by Adept at Milipitas Ca, facility. Training was for the controller and Adept type 1 scara robot maintenance.
Six years experience as a mechanical/electrical assembler
Ten years experience as machine operator
High mechanical aptitude
Ability to read blueprints and wiring diagrams
Inspect work for specifications and quality
Fork truck operator