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Houston, Texas *****
Objective To find stable, permanent employment as a machinist.
Summary Worked for several machine shops, operating engine lathes, turret lathes, T-lathes, screw lathes, mills, surfacers, shapers, radial-arm drills, and O.D. grinders. Additional experience includes extensive leather craft work and computer software installation
Work experience 8/9/2010-2/24/2012 Terra Renewal Houston, Texas
Supervisor overnight shift. Duties include, but not limited to, overseeing intake, processing, and shipping of used cooking grease. Maintained plant cleanliness and operated 18-wheelers for loading and unloading both raw and finished product.
5/26/2010-8/6/2010 Laser Masters, Inc
Operated vertical mill and used grinders and sanders to clean parts being manufactured for the electrical field.
1995-1998 State of Texas Rosharon, Texas
Repaired and maintained numerous diesel farm tractors of various makes and models, along with farm implements.
1991-1995 State of Texas
Operated, repaired, and maintained 2 Cleaver-Brooks 150-700 series 150 boiler horsepower steam boilers and support equipment. Conducted all chemical analysis of water and condensate return fluids.
1989-1991 State of Texas
Conducted general maintenance and repairs throughout the facility, including basic electrical applications, plumbing, and mechanical repairs. Performed preventive maintenance on all doors and locks, HVAC systems, kitchen equipment, shower facilities, and all other aspects of the general facility in a security environment.
1985-1989 State of Texas
Replaced, repaired, and maintained all locks and locking mechanical devices. This included Southern Steel, Adtec, and Schlage keyed locks, and Southern Steel 2700 series mechanical
1977 Tom Wheatley Valve
Operated an engine lathe and radial-arm drill, manufacturing various parts and machining valve bolt hole patterns and machined valve gates.
1976-1977 Industrial Parts Mfg.
Operated engine lathes, screw lathes, and milling machines, manufacturing various parts as the function of a job-shop would require.
1975 Mid-Continent Pipeline
Operated engine lathe, milling machines, band saws, hydraulic press, and radial-arm drill, manufacturing replacement parts for the M-200 Lectra Haul strip mine dump truck, and manufactured parts for pipe bending equipment in the oil field industry.
Operated engine and turret lathes, grinding mains on diesel engine crankshafts. Also operated O.D. grinders, surfacing chrome-plated rollers for texturing.
Education 1984 - 1999 Univ. of Houston-Clear Lake Houston, Texas
Bachelor’s Degree in Humanities
Major in History. Currently 9 semester hours shy of Master’s Degree.
Hobbies Over 23 years experience in leather craft (including leather accessories, gun cases, boots, and clothing).
Over 1 years experience with computers, including Microsoft Word/Excel/Power Point/Movie Maker, Sketch-up, and Pinnacle.
Four years experience operating lathes and mills at father’s machine shop. (Formerly named Caprock Machine Shop in Lubbock, TX.)
1. Kathy Flanagan, 32654 Donna Dr, Conifer, CO 80433 (303 )***-****
2. Messianic Rabbi Jim Pratt, 2637 N. Woodloch Dr., Conroe, TX 77385(936) ***-****
3. Pastor Mark McClimens, 21811 Bravery Dr. Hockley, Texas 77447 (713)***-****
4. Rick Ervin (713)***-****
5. Tommie Dorsett (832)***-****
6. Carol Vance (713)***-****