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Injection Molding Machine Operator

South Bend, Indiana, United States
February 07, 2018

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South Bend, IN 46614

Phone: 574-***-****

Alt Phone: 574-***-****

Fax Number: 574-***-****


Seeking a position with a growth oriented company that offers challenging responsibilities and the potential for advancement.

Ability Summary

Quality Inspection

Plastic injection molding

Able to read micrometers, calipers and tape measure

Filled out reports for rejected parts

Employment History


04/2015 - 12/2016 Swanson STAFFING SERVICES 2501 S. NAPPANEE ST., Elkhart, IN

Ran the press and grain rim

Quality Inspector

12/2013 - 02/2015 Sapa Extrusions Inc 400 S Main St, North Liberty, IN

Ensure quality of manufactured goods.

Inspect goods as they are finished.

Examine materials from suppliers before sending them to production line.

Inspect components, subassembiles, and assemblies.

Perform quick visual inspections.

Perform complex tests using instruments and equipment.

Test, measure, and analyze products.

Take samples for testing.

Perform inspection.

Ensure company is meeting standard codes in the manufacturing process.

Record pass/fall grade of products.

Produce detailed reports.

Observe dials, gauges and indications to make sure that a machine is working properly.

Count number of products tested or inspected.

Clean machines.

Press Operator Assistant

04/2013 - 09/2013 Express Employment 4568 Elkhart Rd, Elkhart, IN

Press Operators/ Production Line,Working in a warehouse on the assembly production line trining, cleaning putting stickers on parts to be ship out. Packing product to be ship out.

Injection Molder/ Press/Extruder/Machine Operator

06/2008 - 12/2011 Fortis Plastics South Bend, IN

Machine/Extruder Operator Set up and operates extrusion press to shape hot billets into products, such as bars, tubing, structural shape, and robs: installs dies, mandrels, contains, heating coils, press tools, extrusion heads, and run-out bridging in press according to size and type of product, using handtools starts press run-out table and butt shears to guide extrusion from press,and to trim flash,Pulls extrusion along conveyor to raking table.Spray die with lubricant and caustic, and oils blocks and mandrels. Records data, such as crew time, numbers of billets used, and items processed. May operate press equipped with finance that ejects hot billets into press chamber for ram to force through die. May operate extrusion press to shape hot radioactive uranium file elements. Injection Molder; Acted as a team leader;wire harness, electronic assembly operate injection molding machines to cast product from thermoplastic materials loaded and unloaded machinery; made minor adjustment to machinery as needed; trained in and implemented OSHA regulation; performed other duties as assigned. Assembled products according to customer specification sheet. Packed finished product in cartons; prepared packing slips.

Quality Inspector

10/2004 - 03/2008 Product Action Mishawaka, IN

Inspected part's for the H2 plant and rework wire harness order for other companies. Prompt shipment certified order information; prepared and bulk-wrapped items for shipment; prepared UPS and FED Ex documents for shipments;

Press Operator/Injection Molder

05/2002 - 09/2004 South Bend Plastic Mishawaka, IN

Press Operator, injection molder, wire harness,electronic assembly, assemble machines during the production of automotive parts; operated injection molding machines to cast products from thermoplastic materials.

Education and Training

Issuing Institution Location Qualification Course of Study

Riley High School IN High School Diploma General High School Curriculum

Occupational Licenses & Certificates

Certification Title Issuing Organization Completion Date Expiration Date

Chauffeur License License 10/1986 10/2021

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