Lowell MI *****
Richard Joseph Thomson
Objective I am seeking employment in the Western Michigan area. Background includes 6 years employment with the Michigan Department of Corrections as a corrections officer. 3 Yrs US Army Military Police Corp.
(2015 to 2017) Innovative Iron Inc. Programmer / operator Plasma cutting department. Provided production and artistic design for structural steel fabrication company.
(2012 to 2015) Builders Iron Inc Sparta MI Structural steel production. Operated and programmed 180 degree robotic Plasma processing center.
(2010 to 2012) Superior Mfg Group Coopersville, MI CNC/ Programmer/ Operator. Programmed and created nc codes for our Multicam 3000 plasma Cutting Machine. Cad/ Cam Experience. Sigmanest nesting and Programming
experience for Router and Laser and Plasma cutting machinery. I was a team leader and worked under minimal supervision.
[ 2005 to 2009 ] Genzink Steel Supply & Welding
Multi Machine Operator/ CNC Machinist
Began employment as 3rd shift CNC Structural Beam line operator, Worked as machinist quality assurance. Worked with Calipers, Micrometers Blueprint reading. We then purchased a CNC Vertical Machining Center at which time I transferred to the machining department and cross trained on several steel manipulating machines including: CNC Press brake, Accur Shear, Milltronics CNC Vertical machining center, Lathe, Horizontal boring mill, Bridgeport mills, mag drills, Vertical and horizontal saws, Plasma and standard cutting torches, Geka Iron worker. I have excellent blueprint reading skills. Overhead crane operations. Licensed Forklift operator, Raymond side picker, Sky Trak experience.
[ 1995 to 2001 ] Steel Supply & Engineering Grand
CNC Machine/ Peddinghaus Beamline Operator/
CNC Structural Steel Beam line Operator / Warehouse Inventory control / Fabricator. This company provided structural steel fabrication for several local buildings. VanAndel Arena, VanAndel Institute of Technology, Kent County Courthouse, several local hospitals and schools. I took great pride in the local success of this company. Also provided Photography for several award winning projects for the company and have been published in many
Education [ 1975 to 1977 ] Central Michigan University Mt Pleasant MI
General Education No Degree
[ 1971 to 1975 ] Lowell Senior High School
High School Diploma
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