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Lima, OH
April 10, 2022

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Curt Wilkins

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Wapakoneta, OH 45895


TARGET POSITION: Machinist, Operator, Quality Technician, Process Technician


**/** - **/07 James A. Rhodes State College Lima, OH

Associate of Applied Science in Quality Engineering Technology

G.P.A. 3.6/4.0

DOE, QMS, SPC, CIM, Team Building, Reliability, NDT, GD&T, GR&R, Minitab

01/03 - 06/06 James A. Rhodes State College Lima, OH

Associate of Applied Science in Computer Network Engineering Technology

G.P.A. 3.1/4.0

Completed Cisco CCNA, CCNP courses, MSCA and MSCE courses, A+ courses, and AutoCAD

07/93 - 10/95 DeVry Institute of Technology Columbus, OH

Associate of Applied Science in Electronics

G.P.A. 3.4/4.0

DMM, O-Scopes, logic probes, frequency generators, electronic components, and PLC.


06/28/2021 – Present NidecMinster

Currently training on Okuma Lathing Center.

Full functional operator for MA1/MA2, which is Mechanical Assembly. Construct/complete connection assemblies.

Full functional Deburr operator.

Daily use of overhead cranes and jib cranes.

Daily use of standup and sit-down forklifts.

Use of SAP and per part time sheets.

04/05/2021 – 06/28/2021 Westaff placement at NidecMinster


Machinist support

Die grinding rough edges

Go-NOgo thread guage

Hand tap incomplete holes

Arc burnout of broken taps

Standup/sit-down forklift operation

Overhead crane operation

Floor sweeper operation

5S member

Daily accounting part/time sheet submission

GD&T sheet for threaded hole accounting for parts

02/08/2021 – 03/29/2021 Conagra

Stuffing area

Full functional operator

5S member

Basic breakdown of machinery for sanitation

Lockout/Tagout certified

Frontline quality auditor

Primary member for improvement in runtime

Training of newer members of production team

01/2016 - 03/2016 Honda of America Manufacturing through Adecco


* Fuel Pump Base Cover

* Timing Chain L4 / Timing Belt V6

* Mission Set / Scan

06/2015 - 08/2015 Bob Evans Foods

Bay Operator - Mix/Fill Room

*Operate the machinery

* Responsible for sanitation of the machinery

* Frontline quality check of the product

09/2014 - 03/2015 International Automotive Components (IAC)

Bay Operator

* All operation aspects for the bay. Oven operator (carpet, backing, molding, and PLC operation)

* Pack-out operator for the bay.

*Containment of defective products.

* Frontline resolution for malfunctioning equipment.

* Production gap fill-in operator

04/2011 - 8/2012 Crown

Level 2 Inspector

* Surface plate inspection - Height gauge, calipers, micrometers, plug and Go-NO go gauge, depth gauge and fixtures.

* GD&T, including weld symbols. Use of weld fillet gauge.

*Rockwell hardness testing and Adhesion Spectromax.

* Non-compliant product identification and diagnosis. Data entered into BAAN and pilgrim software.

* Overhead hoist operation.

* Lotus Notes, MS Office, BAAN and Pilgrim software.

04/2010 - 07/2010 U.S. Census Bureau


* Door to door Census enumerating.

* Second phase quality audits.

11/2007 - 03/2008 Kantner Ingredients through Spherion

Quality Technician

* Evaluated incoming and finished product for moisture content, pH and fat content.

* Daily monitoring of processing rooms to ensure compliance with company guidelines.

* Monitor entire facility for mold and bacteria in environment with air plates.

* Microbiological testing on finished product and floor sweepings.

*Calibration of scales weekly. Cleaning and sterilizing of processing tools daily. Quality clean the processing equipment at the end of each week.

*Responsible for quality samples sent to customer and the state of Ohio for product evaluation.

11/1995 - 07/2002 Intel Corporation

Photo-Lithography Department

03/2001 - 7/2002 Installation and Qualification Engineering Technician.

*Managed all phases of assigned equipment, from "dock" to certified for production. Included interfacing with the construction manager, engineering, facilities for the equipment, any and all vendors for the equipment type, all testing for the equipment, all data collected and entered for the processing, and the final paperwork for the sign-off phase of the equipment by the engineering department and management. Also, since these were new equipment sets, on occasion, we equipment owners, had to train production technicians to run the equipment.

11/1995 -03/2001 Photo Lithography Department

*Training Technician: Trained new hires and established workers on the equipment they were tasked to learn.

* Team Lead: Lead a team of twelve co-workers.

* Maintenance Technician: Routine preventative maintenance on polyimide tracks.

* Process Technician: Quality control and diagnosis of excursions.

* Reticle Technician: Team lead and performed response flow checklists when needed.

* Chemical Technician: maintenance of chemical supplies for manufacturing equipment.

* Manufacturing Technician: Full loop certified at Level 2 to run all equipment in the area. Included Coater/Developer tracks, Nikon Steppers or Scanners, develop check microscope, Scanning Electron Microscopes, and Hardbake or Deep Ultraviolet.

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