To obtain a position in the tool room department of a major company.
29 years of experience working in the tool room (10 of those years serving in a leadership capacity in the tool room department)
Proficient use of tool room equipment (milling, grinding, cutting, turning. etc.)
Received periodical training on safety (ie. OSHA) standards and annual certifications in tool room procedures.
Conducting preventative maintenance on machines and line equipment to help with down time on production line.
Sid’s Tool & Die June 2009 – presen Machinist
Part time job performing lathe, milling, and grinding work.
BorgWarner Emission/Thermal Systems, Water Valley, MS 1997–Aug 2008
Assembled and measured cutting tools according to blueprints.
Disassembled and cleaned cutting tools.
Managed the tool crib, maintained inventory, organized tools and tool parts.
Managed tool availability to ensure there are cutting tools for every
Produce tooling. fixturing, and other â€œmade-to-printâ€ items in tool room
Manage the calibration of all gauges for appropriate use and ensure
effective and safe management of tools, precision measuring equipment;
trouble shoot and repair equipment.
Assist Quality and Platform Engineers in fabricating and designing fixtures,
single stage dies for new and existing projects.
Receive work orders and crib cards; document and manage estimated work
hours and track critical deadlines for assignments.
Assign jobs and tasks to toolmakers and organize materials and tools to
ensure that appropriate tools are available for various job assignment
Properly train employees on use of tool room equipment.
Adhere to federal, local and company safety regulations and policies as they
relate to the tool room operations.
BorgWarner Emission/Thermal System, Water Valley, MS 1993-1997
Operated and maintained all tool room equipment including Lathes, Milling
Machine, OD/ID Grinder, Surface Grinder.
Ensured effective and safe management of tools precision measuring
Equipment; trouble shoot and repair equipment.
Maintained clean workstation and work outside of tool room as requied.
Davis & Klepzig Tool & Die, Abbeville, MS 1979-1993
Read all measuring instrument.
Operated drill press, grinder, lathe, milling machine, jib borer and set-up.
1972 Associate Degree in Applied Science, Northwest Junior College,
Community and Civic Affiliations
Chairperson, District Layman’s Movement
Member, Mason Lodge #387
Volunteer, Boy Scouts of America Pack #368
Member and Deacon of Philadelphia Baptist Church