Ms. Tabitha Whitsitt
Objectives: A position as a CNC Set-up Machinist with Mills or Lathes in 1st shift only
* **** *** ****** - ********** Design Technology with 13+ years in CNC machine shops
Experience with high precision machining with tolerance as low as 0.0005 of an inch.
Accurately programmed (when applicable), set up, and operated manual and CNC mills, lathes and sinker EDMs, CNC wire EDMs, machining centers etc.
Programmed using G&M codes for setups. Responsible for selecting proper tooling, creating fixtures, machining processes, and quality checks.
Currently in a lead supervisor role over 10 Lathe operators
Can take accurate measurements with all applicable precision measuring equipment
Experience accurately reading drawings, blue prints using G D & T Standards.
Can draft blue prints using AutoCad
Hands-on experience maintaining and repairing precision CNC machines
Self- motivated, dependable and punctual individual with excellent math and computer skills. Works well with others
Local Indianapolis person, can commute to the Indianapolis shop
[2019 - present] NTK, Anderson, IN
Set Up Machinist for lathe dept. (Night shift)
Reason for leaving: Cannot handle night shift for personal reasons. Prefer Day shift only
Lead person supervising a turning group with 21 CNC lathes and 10 Operators
Set up and touch up CNC programs using G & M codes for all the Lathe operators
[2017-2019] Progress Rail, Muncie, IN
Machinist - Lathe
[2015-2017] Contract Industrial Tooling, Richmond, IN
Machinist – Lathe and Mill
Efficiently set up, programmed (when applicable) and operated Milltronics CNC mills, Okuma CNC lathes, and manual lathes
Used fork lift and cranes to move tooling and load into machines
[2014-2015] Delaware Dynamics, Muncie, IN
Machinist - Mills
Efficiently set up, programmed, and operated Makino CNC mills
[2007-2008] Kennametal, New Albany, IN
Machinist - Lathe
Efficiently set up, programmed (when applicable) and operated CNC lathes and cylindrical grinders.
Used fork lift and cranes to move tooling and load into machines.
[1999-2006] Impact Forge, Inc., Columbus, IN
Machinist – Mills, Lathes, EDM
Efficiently set up, programmed (when applicable) and operated the following tool and die making machines: manual and CNC lathes, mills, sinker EDMs, CNC wire EDMs, surface grinders, band saws, hand grinders, CNC machining centers, and engraving equipment.
Set up and maintained a new inventory control system using ‘plexus’ software. I created purchase orders to make/repair all tooling needed to maintain production in forging schedules. Wrote schedule for machining operations according to forging priorities and ordered any overflow from outside vendors.
Ivy Tech State College, Columbus, IN
Earned an Associate’s Degree in Mechanical Design Technology. G.P.A.: 3.8
Scottsburg High School, Scottsburg, IN
Earned an Academic Honors Diploma - G.P.A.: 3.5