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mold /die machinist journeymam machine repair

Port Huron, MI, 48060
December 02, 2021

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MR. John Robert Marchand

**** ***** **.

Port Huron, Mi. 48060

Mobile: 810-***-****

Evening Phone: 810-***-****


Work Schedule: Full-Time, Shift Work

Work Experience:

U.S.Army Corps of Engineers

Dredge Wheeler

7400 Leake ave.

New Orleans, LA 70118 United States

01/2014 - Present

Salary: 24.82 USD Per Hour

Hours per week: 40

Marine Machinery Ordinary Seaman (This is a federal job)

Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:

Deckhand, watch stander, mechanic, Ordinary seaman, aboard a 410' US Army Corps of Engineers, Dredge "Wheeler" of New Orleans, Mississippi Valley Network. Maintain and repair ships deck, dredging, pumping machinery and ships cleanliness. Assist Launch Operator, operate Launch Davit, all tool room machinery, descend and ascend ships ladder to release falls from launch. Posses TWIC card. Applied for USCG MMC Currently getting sea time for AB credentials.

Supervisor: Al Dawkins 586-***-****)

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USAF Holloman AFB 846th TSTG

High Speed Test Track 846th Support Squadron Machine Shop

Holloman AFB, NM 88330 United States

11/2012 - 01/2014

Salary: 25.66 USD Per Hour

Hours per week: 40

Machinist (This is a federal job)

Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:

Use Camworks software to develop tool paths for VMCs, Wire EDMs,set up operate, adjust, maintain 2 Charmilles wire edms. Plan wire orders for upcoming jobs. Maintain calibration and records of all inspection tools, micrometers, calipers, indicators, special thread micrometers, keep tools inspection records up to date. Set up operate manual lathes, mills, wet grinder. Manufacture short lots of 1 to 25 pieces. Keep time on JOCAS for work performed. Contact suppliers for bids on materials for wire edms. Work overtime as per job requirements.

Supervisor: Bill Reynolds 575-***-****)

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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

7400 Leake ave

New Orleans, LA 70118 United States

01/2010 - 11/2012

Salary: 24.18 USD Per Hour

Hours per week: 40

Machinist inside/outside (This is a federal job)

Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:

Duties: Plan, coordinate and layout resources to fabricate one of a kind, non-routine components, portable boring heads, mag drills, cut-off wheels, various raw round and flat metal stock and other materials, tools, one of a kind parts, threaded shafts, miscellaneous metal work and complete end items to maintain and repair intra costal navigational control structures, flood control valves, mitre and sector gates of structural steel plates, "I" beams, shafts, pins, gears, couplings, operational attachments, strut arms, geared haglund gate motors, rig, align rotating pump shafts and hoist large weldments, 42" dia. water pipes, flanges, pumps, valves and heavy components with 90 ton floating derrick, 60 ton boom truck and 5 ton grove. Act as Deckhand when needed. Use Interpretation and/or development of diagrams and/or blueprints. Calculate nessacary speeds, feeds, dimensions and tolerances. Use of id/od micrometers, thread wires, calipers, dial indicators, indexing heads, drill press, saw, lathes, milling machines, newall trig readouts. Turn single point threads using 3 wire measurements with carbide inserts and hand ground tool bits. Mill contours up to 12', fabricate one off parts to fit. Travel to remote outside locations to remove, repair, working in de-watered cofferdams, install navigational control lock gates, align pump shafts, large diameter pins and bushings, layout, fabricate and install lubrication piping systems and actuating components. Maintain accurate travel logs and costs. Communicate repair procedures/issues with supervisors, engineers. Perform technical, theoretical, artistic and precise practices. Train and operate Harvey canal flood pumps and sector gate bi weekly, maintain pump and gate logs. Perform and promote high standards of housekeeping. Practice and ensure safety, safe work environment and safe work habits. Excellent attendance and evaluations.

Supervisor: "Bubba" Graff (1-504-***-****)

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Emhart a Black and Decker company

49201 Gratiot ave.

Chesterfield Twp., MI 48051 United States

09/1999 - 12/2008

Salary: 60,000.00 USD Per Year

Hours per week: 40

Mold repair/Toolmaker

Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:

Duties: In absence of supervisor, assume responsibilities of duties and project to plan, coordinate, organize processes, fabrication, welding technologies of heat treated tool steels with available resources to ensure timely completion of projects. Plan, coordinate and organize jobs to finish previous shifts work load with immediate supervisor to complete in a timely manner to attain required production numbers and time restrictions. Interpretation and/or development of diagrams and/or CAD blueprints. Trouble shoot, venting, sticking, dragging, burn marks, flash, fill problems, balancing runner, cavity fill, sink marks, hot/cold runner, gear/slide/hydraulic operated lifter, collapsible core, runner less hot tip, heat treated tool steel multi cavity plastic injection automotive mold operations for 100, 250, 750 ton, electric Kawaguchi and hydraulic vertical, horizontal 1 and 2 shot injection mold machines. Write assembly instructions for one of a kind, timed and gear driven actuated molds for proper operation and release of parts. Design, plan, layout and fabricate assembly and checking fixtures, using blueprints, parts and drawings, repair, modify production related equipment. Interpret and calculate, speed, feeds, dimensions, tolerances and finishes. Interpret algebraic trigonometry shop math. Use of milling machines, surface grinders to grind angle,shapes and contours, magnetic chucks, spot burn compound angle shut offs, cavities, slides, lifters and collapsible cores with Sinker EDMs, .015 flush line drills, lathe, Deckel single point carbide cutter grinders, pantograph, pin, block gages, precision machinist measurement hand and checking tools, optical comparator, sine bar/plates, surface plates, vernier height gage, Accuracy held to within .0005 working unsupervised. Fabricate, calibrate and repair tools, jigs and checking, drill mill fixtures, go no-go gages, in process gages for checking parts. Calibrate precision measuring equipment bi-annually, micrometers, calipers, depth micrometers, indicators, height gage and standards. Bend, stoop, and lift more than 40 lbs. Practice and ensure safety, safe work habits and environment. Perform technical, theoretical, artistic and precise practices, promote high standards of housekeeping. Excellent attendance.

Supervisor: Hank Wagoner 586-***-****)

Okay to contact this Supervisor: Yes

IMAC - Fenn Mfg.

15830 Foltz Parkway Cleveland, O 44149

300 Fenn rd. Newington, Ct. 06111

Newington, CT 06111 United States

12/2002 - 03/2003

Salary: 120,000.00 USD Per Year

Hours per week: 60

Machine repair maintenance

Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:

Duties: IMAC Crisis Response Group, skilled trades, accomplish reassembling 2 wire Charmilles EDMs, from memory, to fabricate heat treated tool steel swag dies for aerospace, military, automotive, sports, medical, nautical industries. Perform preventive, predictive, troubleshooting and scheduled maintenance on all production millng machines, gear hobbers, grinders, CNC VTLs, VBMs, O.D., I.D., surface, Blanchard grinders. duplicators, multi pallet mills to manufacture aerospace, main and tail rotorheads, blade pitch fork housings, tail housings for Apache, Chinook helicopters. Participate in lean six sigma manufacturing. Accuracy held to within .0001 concentricity and perpendicularity in relationship to posistions. Use and calibrate precision measuring equipment, micrometers, depth gages, calipers, height gauge, optical comparator, in process gauges, gauge pins, rings, go no-go gauges as used. Practice and ensure safety, safe work habits and, enviorment. Preform technical, theoretical, precise and artistic practices, promote high standards of housekeeping. Excellent attendance.

Supervisor: Mike Vuksic 800-***-****)

Okay to contact this Supervisor: Yes

U.S. Navy

Norfolk, VA United States

05/1978 - 02/1982

Hours per week: 40

Pay Plan: Other

Machine repairman (This is a federal job)

Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills:

Duties: U.S. Navy Machine Repairman Third Class, responsible for maintenance, overhaul of U.S. Navy 7th Fleet SubRon ships, submarines, support vessels. Assigned the duty of petty officer to the AFDM-7, floating dry-dock medium, assigned to the Submarine Missile Warfare Squadron, U.S.S. L.Y. Spear AS-36, responsible for the maintenance, repair of shipboard machinery, valves, pumps, propulsion equipment. I carried out corrective maintenance by following corrective maintenance procedures according to Navy Standard Operating Procedures, Navy Regulations in the cleaning, testing, adjusting of valve fittings, replacing damage parts, equipment. Followed Navy safety codes, manufacturer's specifications in the repair, replacement of machine, equipment parts. Follow/give hand signals to safely operate dry docks 25 ton floating yard derrick to lift supplies to be used for hull maintenance, and maintain said derrick. Operate, maintain high pressure 180 psi air compressors, 671 diesel engine work boats, 4 wheel drive heavy lifting equipment, stand security watch, enter data to ships log. Practice safety/fire/flooding/contamination/evacuation drills. Held confidential security clearance. UDT seal candidate.


Type 1 powerboat license New Orleans, LA United States

Technical or Occupational Certificate 12/2011

GPA: 90 of a maximum 100

Major: Power boat operation Minor: Power boat maintenance

Saint Clair County Community College Port Huron, MI United States

GPA: 3.0 of a maximum 4.0

Credits Earned: 32 Semester hours

Major: ALTERNATIVE ENERGIES Minor: Facilities Management

Relevant Coursework, Licenses and Certifications:

Description: Plan and coordinate, Solar, Wind, Geothermal, Wave and Biomass alternative energies, collection systems, installation, repair, conversion and transmission systems to implement facilities operating expenses savings from these technologies.

Saint Clair County Community College Port Huron, MI United States

GPA: 3.5 of a maximum 4.0

Credits Earned: 25 Semester hours

Major: Industrial Technology Minor: CNC Programming

Relevant Coursework, Licenses and Certifications:

Description: Study continuing education classes related to heat treated/raw metal, tool design and fabrication procedures

22 years member Port Huron Yacht Club, Racing, Rigging, hauling, launching sailboats, maintain building, grounds, events. 26 years as crew, buoy racing on Lake Huron

3 years skipper, maintaining, racing and cruising a 1972 Ericson 27 foot sailboat w/inboard atomic 4 engine

Accomplished 6 year 1966 Volkswagen karmann ghia one of a kind auto restoration


Port Huron Yacht Club - Member 25 years

American Legion - Member


My continuous attention to detail, tolerances, fits and finishes aid me in accurate and timely completion of time sensitive projects and/or production requirements. Follow up of completed work assists me in developing improved interpretation of diagrams, blueprints, machining, calculations and processing of raw/heat treated metals and welding technologies. I continuously strive to improve my technical, theoretical, precise, artistic practices and organizational skills to accomplish over and above the required results needed. Please feel free to contact me or any of the other mentioned work position. Personal and business references available on request.


Niel Haske Kent Tool & Die Owner 586-***-****

Leslie (Les) H. Smith Omega Plastics Project manager 810-***-**** 586-***-****

David Scurry Retired IBM 504-***-****

Bob and Annette Miller IBEW Retired Electrician 575-***-**** Indicates professional reference

Additional Information:

12 78 Certification Machine Repair

5 85 Journeyman Machine Repair

06 1972 Defensive Driving

06 1978 Fire and Hazardous Safety Training

06 1978 Damage Control Training

08 1979 Ship Maintenance Training

06 1978 Shop Safety and Maintenance Training

05-197*-**-**** Maritime Training

08 1980 Management Training

11 2011 Type 1 16 foot to 26 foot power boat USACE USCG operators license

21 years member Port Huron Yacht Club, Racing, Rigging, hauling, launching sailboats, maintaining building, grounds, events. 26 years as crew, buoy racing on Lake Huron

3 years skipper, maintaining, racing and cruising a 1972 Ericson 27 foot sailboat with inboard atomic 4 engine

Accomplished 6 year 1966 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia one of a kind auto restoration.

American Red Cross volunteer

Salvation Army volunteer

Home remodeling heating water sewer electrical exteriors interiors

32 years ten speed bicycle touring building

Posses a valid US Passport

12 2011 Louisiana type 1 power-boat operators license

Professional Toolmaker Mold maker Die maker Millwright Surface Form Grinder maintenance worker IMAC Crisis Response Group skilled trades. Excellent machine builder repair. Certified Experienced Mitsubishi CNC Wire EDM to fabricate cogs gears punches form trim steel extrusion dies Xermac CNC Manual Sinker CNC carbon mills operator edit program Fanuc controls Hurco conversational controls maintain repair setup Superb precision form and surface grinding abilities checking flatness parallelism perpendicularity total run out concentricity symmetry angularity roundness true position dimensional and visual inspection surface roughness measurements in respect to length width height depth diameter and thickness. Excellent single point carbide tool bit drill bit Blanchard Mattison, wet center less O.D. I.D. grinding machinist upgrader rebuilder. Plan coordinate organize, lead, instruct and train less experienced 5 man die surface form grinding dept. I have performed work operating machine tools to cut, turn, drill, mill, bore, tap, ream, lap, hone, shape, grind or finish items.

Manufacture, modify and repair parts, tools, vehicles and equipment utilizing raw materials such as metal, wood or plastics. Perform the full range of machining work required in the manufacture of castings, forgings, weldments and fabrications. Study, interpret and draft blueprints, drawings and sketches needed to manufacture repair parts. Apply advanced mathematics and formulas needed to compute and establish dimensions and tolerances. Plan all sequences of machine operations involving setups, configuring attachments and tooling. Perform precision handwork to finish, fit and assemble machined parts. Perform maintenance on light tactical and utility vehicles to include scheduled service, repair and overhaul. Perform repairs on major components of equipment such as engines, transmissions and differentials.

Proficient in advanced Algebraic Trigonometry shop math assembly blue print schematic and drawing interpretation. Excellent knowledge of precision measuring tools micrometers calipers depth mics I.D. O.D. micrometers CMM optical comparators gauge blocks bore gauges pin ring gauges thread ring gauge dial indicators Digi check height gauge GDT hydraulics pneumatics chip less metal forming coining presses. Experienced heavy equipment operation, repair. Proficient in Aerospace flight component fabrication repair. Exceptional knowledge of marine hoisting rigging operation and repair gear making. Proficient in lathe single point acme double lead threading boring indexing for straight gears shaft tapers key ways petroleum delivery systems. Outstanding surface vessel hull propulsion systems maintenance repair. Proficient in scheduled preventive predictive maintenance programs. Have excellent verbal written communication skills. Perform technical theoretical artistic and precise practices promote safe work habits and high standards of housekeeping.

Journeyman Machine Repair install, repair facilities pumps valves bearings gears. Certified Mitsubishi Wire EDM program, edit Set up Operator Prime Technology Southfield MI. Computer literate strong mechanical trouble shooting skills multi tasking abilities electrical 220 Volt and 3 phase program, edit g codes. E4 Machine Repairman U.S. Navy maintain repair align shipboard machinery, valves pumps

Propulsion equipment. Implement update scheduled preventive predictive maintenance programs.

Maintain production machinery to produce high tolerance helicopter fork, rotor blade and pitch housing assemblies hot cold runner less multi cavity slide plastic injection molds chip less metal forming Equipment. Perform scheduled preventive predictive maintenance Set up operate metal cutting forming machinery to fabricate replacement parts per print or Sample. Set up try out operate maintain Blanchard Mattison Ded Tru center less grinders Troubleshoot with multi tester remove repair and install machine parts electrical and hydraulic switches servos Hydraulic cylinders valves hoses production machinery gear systems Implemented maintenance log on pc software. Write minimum build standards for out source tooling. Wire EDM close tolerance swag dies to use in the aerospace medical automotive various consumer industries.

Use of gap, engine and bench lathes vertical and horizontal milling machines drill presses saws grinders surface form wet center less and Mattison. Wire and Sinker EDMs optical comparator sine bar plates coordinate measuring machine, metal forming machinery press brake shear punch press. Fabricate upgrade repair maintain gauges jigs fixtures cut off notch form progressive and extrusion dies. CNC Wire EDM plastic extrusion dies. Troubleshoot die production problems provide correct solutions. Maintain write minimum tool build standards scheduled and preventive maintenance programs

Fabricate, repair maintain single multi stage cylinders half inch to 18 inch bores half inch to 50 feet strokes for hoists lifts dumps Extrusion lines presses various industrial applications. Use lathes to groove id od single point v sharp acme single double lead threads tapers index bolt hole circles. Remove install operate 5 stage dump cylinders fabricate hydraulic hoses to fit repair replace proportioning valves on excavating grading dump equipment.

Use repair maintain Vertical Turret Lathes Index able slotter to spline face bore large 36 inch I.D. one of a kind components for the copper mining machinery. Maintain repair clean VTLs Large Index able bore spline lathes, and various repair machinery associated. Practice safe work habits and housekeeping capable of multitasking strong organizational skills.

Experienced of sufficient scope and quality to independently perform the duties typically required of a Machinist/Toolmaker, related to leading and/or supervising others in the performance of these tasks; perform bench, machine, and hand tool work in shaping, fitting, finishing and assembling machine parts from metal stock; assemble, install, maintain and repair a variety of printing, casing clipping, tying and related machinery and equipment, industrial trucks, analyze interrelated dimensions or complex configuration problems and determine effective solutions; troubleshoot on a wide range of machines and determine repair processes in conjunction with appropriate engineering and technical authority; make independent interpretations of drawings and specifications that are lacking in dimensions, tolerances, and types of fits and finishes, and make repairs, advise and instruct on how to do said work.

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