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Machinist Resume: Sample & Guide [20+ Examples]

Machinist Resume: Sample & Guide [20+ Examples]

You’re not one of those CNC machinists. You’re the real deal with precision skills and you can make the cut with style. Prove it with this well-crafted sample machinist resume.

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You love your profession, but you’ve been feeling like a cog in the machine lately. So you started thinking about tweaking your career. There are many jobs out there, waiting for machinists with skills and experience that match you perfectly.

 

But hold on—what about your machinist resume?

 

A bit worn out? Second class? Doesn’t show how great you are?

 

It’s about time to manufacture a new one. A premium quality machinist resume that gets you high-paying jobs with the benefits you’ve always wanted.

 

This guide will show you: 

 

  • A machinist resume example better than 9 out of 10 other resumes.
  • How to write a machinist resume that will land you more interviews.
  • Tips and examples of how to put skills and achievements on a machinist resume.
  • How to describe your experience on a resume for a machinist to get any job you want.

 

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Machinist Resume Sample

 

Ashley Moss, Machinist

ashley.q.moss@gmail.com

linkedin.com/in/ashleyqmoss

940-453-7065

 

Professional Summary

 

Efficient machinist with 5+ years of experience, skilled in tooling and changeover. Seeking to deliver quality machining at Rakiomed. At Dallas Hubless, consistently exceeded production targets by 10% or more. Beat the factory average defect rate by 15% through improved machine maintenance and monitoring.

 

Work Experience

 

Machinist

Dallas Hubless, Inc.

May 2015–May 2019

  • Regularly beat production goals by more than 10%.
  • Delivered all work with 15% less defects than the facility average, thanks to strict attention to machine monitoring and maintenance.
  • Installed an air filter on my lathe that reduced downtime by 35%. Addition was adopted by entire factory, saving an estimated $225,000 a year in maintenance costs.
  • Assisted with design of quick changeover drive that saved 10 hours a month in setup time.

 

Materials Handler

Clay Miles Fabrication

Jan 2014–Feb 2015

  • Assisted with lathe operation during busy times.
  • Performed daily light maintenance on manually operated lathes.

 

Education

 

2009–2013 Teneha High School

Graduated with H.S. Degree

  • Excelled in shop and technical classes.
  • Played on varsity baseball team.

 

Skills

 

  • Hard skills: Manual lathe operation, monitoring, maintenance, Kaizen
  • Soft skills: Teamwork, time management, efficiency, problem solving

 

Activities

 

Volunteer builder, Habitat for Humanity

Girls’ little league coach 1x per week.

 

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