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Machine Operator High School

Phillipsburg, New Jersey, 08865, United States
February 09, 2018

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Phillipsburg, NJ *****

Phone: Home 908-***-****


Heather Kolenda


To acquire a potential full-time position in your company.


1998 – 2002 Warren County Vocational Technical School Washington, NJ 07882

1998-1999Information Processing

Learned basic “secretarial duties” for the first year of high school

Was taught how to correctly type without looking

Was taught grammar usage and correct formats in word processing applications

Consistently tested on increasing words-per-minute. Final rate = 80wpm

1999-2002Graphic Arts

Able to use commercial copy machine (copying/stapling/binding)

Efficient in making hard-copy print outs into film negatives which were then used for an offset press

Developed camera film manually with the 3-step process

Perfected the process of Screen Printing onto various materials

Am knowledgeable of setting up multi-station presses

Can completely go through process from the design stage à final product independently

Program allowed students to work for the customers within the community to understand the “real world”

June 17, 2002 Graduated with a ranking of 3rd / 100 students

Acquired an accreditation in Graphic Arts

Work experience

Sept. 2017 – Nov. 2017 Rutler Screen Printing 1000 S.27th Street

610. 829.2999


Stood at the end of a long conveyor dryer waiting for printed material to be dried

Checked the “quality” of the garment for defectiveness



c)Proper ink color/placement

d)Proper image placement and straightness

e)Burnt spots

Packed order (in boxes) to requirements and filled out necessary paperwork (placing on skid)

2017àLeft Rutler due to poor management

May 2005- Sept. 2017 RTS Packaging (Part of WestRock) Frenchtown, NJ

Machine Operator

Operate machinery which put assembled strips of work into completed partitions

Trained to set-up certain machines and worked independently from others

Always ready to learn and take on new things and frequently asked to learn other things

Worked 3rd shift (11pm-7am) Monday night à Saturday morning

Took a “voluntary lay off” in September 2008 due to the economy.

Returned back to work in May 2009

2012à Received an award for SAFETY; Nominated plant wide.

a)Always safety minded in every aspect of the job

b)Openly encourages others to work safely

c)Demonstrates leadership in the area of safety improvement in the plant

2017à Left RTS to find a daytime position with another company. RTS did not have any available at the time

2004-2005 RP Printing 4154 Roosevelt St Whitehall, PA


Screen Printer

Printer for Majestic Sports Apparel subcontractor

Learned the “set up” process as well as printing/drying/folding

Finished orders with price tags / packaged/ and boxed according to job specifications

à Left due to a “lay off” and sought a new job


Lorraine Myer 274 Prospect Street Phillipsburg, NJ 908-***-****

Friend known since 2005, Works for Phillipsburg School District

Jerry Tharp Former RTS supervisor Frenchtown, NJ 908. 872. 3853

Supervisor that oversaw 2nd and 3rd shift employees

Mark Mainhart RTS production supervisor Frenchtown, NJ 908-***-****

Oversees current 3rd shift employees

Has worked there 35 years

Jeffrey Barrow RTS Packaging Frenchtown, NJ 908-***-****

Safety Coordinator/ Die Maker

Has worked there 20+ years (Has been a co-worker since 2005)

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