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Cody Fredrickson

Wichita KS(123) 456-7891


Detail-oriented Machine Operator with 3+ years of experience streamlining production operations by skillfully operating and maintaining manufacturing equipment.


Aug '10 - May '14

High School Diploma


RIVER TECH, Machine Operator
Current - Current
  • Safely operate several manufacturing machines, including hydraulic press, milling machine and shaper to create metal parts for automobiles
  • Perform routine maintenance and clean machines nightly to ensure smooth operations
  • Maintain detailed production reports, logging any lags or time lost due to machine malfunction
  • Ensure quality of each and every product, discarding damaged or warped pieces
RETAIL OCEAN, Machine Operator Apprentice
Current - Current
  • Started machines and monitored operations carefully, keeping production time to an absolute minimum
  • Recorded meter readings on machines throughout the production cycle, taking note of unusually high pressure or temperature
  • Assisted with quality control of finished products, identifying machine malfunctions through type of damage and replacing parts as necessary


  • Heavy machinery operation & maintenance
  • Assembly line

Ivy Haddington

Burlington VT(123) 456-7891


Skilled Machine Operator with 15+ years of experience monitoring and optimizing the operation of CNC machines. Ensures safety of entire production crew through regular machine maintenance.


Aug '01 - May '03

Associate of Applied Science in Heavy Equipment Technology


CRANE & JENKINS, Machine Operation Supervisor
Current - Current
  • Run air test each morning, ensuring CNC machine is operating correctly before feeding materials
  • Load heavy materials (sheet metal) onto machines safely and efficiently, ensuring proper placement before starting production
  • Carefully monitor machine operation during production cycle, logging speed, positioning and feed rate
TRADELOT, Machine Operator
Current - Current
  • Operated milling, laser cutting and router machines and implemented regular safety procedure meetings to prevent injury
  • Monitored machine performance (speed, feed rate & temperature) throughout production cycle
  • Performed random quality checks of products off the line


  • Machine operation & maintenance

Common Skills

  • Accounting
  • Budgeting
  • Customer Service
  • Excel
  • Microsoft Office
  • Office Manager
  • Planning
  • Receptionist
  • Sales

Common Certifications

  • Coaching
  • Developing Budgets
  • Management Proficiency
  • Performance Management
  • Process Improvement
  • Project Management
  • Staffing
  • Supervision
  • Tracking Budget Expenses