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Cnc Machinist Maintenance

Alexandria, MN, 56308
November 26, 2013

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Todd Thimmesch ***** County Rd **

Starbuck, MN **381

612-***-**** 612-***-****

Career Objective I desire a position in the manufacturing field utilizing my skills

and experience in the areas of programming, set up and

operation of CNC Machines, supervision, training and inspection.

Skills & Qualifications

• 31 years of experience including programming CNC Lathes and Mills.

• Operation of Manual Mills and Lathes, EDM, Surface Grinding, Drill Press, Press Brake, Tapping

Machines, Broacher, Tracer Mill, Optical Comparator, Automated Saw, Bender.

• Skilled in Inspection, Programming Set Up, Grinding.

Tool and Die Experience

Skilled in Prototype Machining.

Fixture and Jig Design,

• Operation of Measuring Instruments.

• Ability to Operate Overhead Crane.

• Trained in Sheet Metal Work.

• Have Own Tools.

• Experienced supervisor.

Work History

AeroTek July 2012 Present

3315 Roosevelt Rd #200

St. Cloud, MN 56301

• Set up, Program various machining centers.

• Operate Robotic Machines on extrusions.

• Inspected and De-burred Finished Parts.

Force America Jan 2012 – July 2012

4115 Minnesota Street

Alexandria, MN 56308

• Set up, Program various machining centers.

• Operate Palletized Milling Machine.

• Run Makino VMC.

• Inspected and DE burred Finished Parts.

CNH Jan 2008 – Apr 2011

260 Hwy 12

Benson, MN 56215

CNC Machinist

• Set up, Programmed various machining centers.

• Laser Cutting.

• Ran Makino VMC.

• Inspected and DE burred Finished Parts.

• Provided any second operations as necessary on parts.

• Worked with engineering when problems existed pertaining to the machining of various parts.

• Was involved in the Autonomous Maintenance Pilot Program that included an Extensive Training

Program. The Autonomous Maintenance Program is designed to improve maintenance to prevent

breakdowns, increase efficiency and promote excellence in safety standards.

• Ran large castings that were loaded with overhead crane for major components for drive trains on

agricultural equipment.

• Trained new employees on various machines.

Graco July, 1998 – Jan, 2008

112 Sibley St. N

Minneapolis, Mn 55411

CNC Machinist/Team Lead

Program, Set up and Operate CNC Lathes, Mills short run.

Reprocessed over 300 jobs to new machine in short run shop.

Inspect and deburr finished parts.

Design and build tooling as needed to perform operations of my machine

Worked with engineering when problems needed to perform the operations of my machine.

Processed multiple materials.

Developed SOP’s for set up of machine.

Standardized Operations to optimal efficiency.

Worked in other areas as needed such as acme gridleys bender, automated saw inspection,

training and fixture design

Team leader at times when needed.

7 Sigma Jan, 1995 – July, 1998

2843 26 Avenue South


Minneapolis, MN 55406

CNC Machinist/Team Lead

Lead man set up

Operate various CNC lathes and mills, chuckers and set up automated saw.

Satisfied trouble shooting issues.

Trained new and existing employees on various machines and proceedures.

Fixture design.

Served as Quality Control during my shift.

Anagram International Apr, 1990 – Jul, 1994

7700 Anagram Drive

Eden Prairie, MN 55344

CNC Machinist

Set Up and Manufacturing of prototype.

Short and long run jobs for machine building, designed and machined fixtures.

Trained Employees in programming and machining.

Responsible for the manufacturing of large aluminum dies on tracer mill and CNC.

Worked with maintenance repair and trouble shooting.

PME April, 1990 – June, 1994

8749 49 Ave N


Minneapolis 55432

CNC Machinist

Set up and operate CNC/NC lathes and mills.

Responsible for inspection making offsets.

Inspected and deburred finished parts.

Worked with maintenance repair and trouble shooting.

Certificates & Diplomas

Minneapolis Technical Institute 1986 1987

Machine Tool

Milltronics Programming 1990

Fusion 640T Program 2004

Statistical Process Control 2004

Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing 2004

Autonomous Maintenance 2010

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