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Plant Operators work in large industrial units and keep automated systems running. The most common resume samples for Plant Operators mention responsibilities such as handling and maintaining equipment, monitoring process parameters, making adjustments, performing tests, and making sure safety rules are being followed. Successful resume examples highlight qualifications like attention to safety, industrial equipment knowledge, teamwork, accuracy, the ability to work in shifts and in a standing position, and time management. Minimum requirements include a high school diploma and specific training.

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1

Chemical Plant Operator

Monitor manufacturing plant operations through SCADA software. Ensure consistent quality of products by frequent chemical analysis. Coordinate with control room, field, and lab personnel to adjust equipment as needed. Communicate with coworkers for safe and accurate filling of trucks. Effectively convey information via radio communication for process adjustments.

  • Initiated several changes to increase employee safety.
  • Proposed various suggestions for continuous improvement, such as improved training
  • Participated in policy revisions and advancements, including updates to employee
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Chemistry
2

Plant Operator

Monitored ethanol plant from control room, making adjustments to equipment via DCS computer systems.

  • Obtained samples of production items from plant and performed quality control tests on items in a laboratory setting. Recorded and kept organized records of results.
  • Responsible for keeping control room, lab, and plant clean and presentable.
  • Performed minor maintenance and repairs on plant equipment.
  • Participated in monthly safety meetings and used Lock Out/ Tag Out procedures regularly.
  • Used forklift in the unloading of trucks when necessary.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Journalism And Mass Communication
3

Production Fill Plant Operator

Operate and maintain an RPS Recovery Process System to recover R-404a, R-410a, R-134a, R-22, R-12, R-408a, and other types of refrigerants.

  • Perform skilled technical work in an ultra-high pressure station transferring R-23, R-13, R-503b, R-14, and other high pressure refrigerants.
  • Inspects and tests, recovers and recharges refrigeration systems.
  • Knowledgeable in filling of refrigerant gases & ISO debulking (gas transfer into container).
  • Mechanical ability to perform basic maintenance on refrigeration equipment.
  • Maintain records and paperwork required for maintenance and operations logs.
  • Responsible for compliance to all Plant policies, procedures, safety and sanitation rules and governmental regulation.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Industrial Maintenance And Electrical Technology
HS
Hvac / R
C
Hvac / R
4

Nuclear Power Plant Operator

U S Navy Nuclear Power Plant Operator: machinist mate operator qualified and trained aboard the USS John C Stennis (CVN 74) as Chief Reactor Watch and Quality Assurance Supervisor

  • Performed/supervised corrective and preventative maintenance actions and testing of propulsion plant systems during both shipyard overhaul and operational conditions.
  • Oversaw all Quality Assurance aspects during shipyard availability resulting in above average reviews from the Naval Mobile Training Team and Operational Reactor Safeguard Exam.
  • Skilled in use of schematics, blueprints, technical manuals and test equipment to isolate and diagnose faults in the various systems.
  • Performed calibration on a variety of high and low pressure instruments.
  • Certified by Navy for supervision of quality maintenance on all nuclear-grade, steam plant, and high-pressure air systems.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Relation To Naval Nuclear Power Plants
Nuclear Power Program
5

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator

Perform daily tests in a laboratory setting of Wastewater Plant influent and effluent flow for pH, dissolved oxygen, nitrates, ammonia, suspended solids, and heavy metals presence according to DEP and EPA established guidelines. Reported test results to Laboratory Technicians and Supervisors to discuss discrepancy corrective actions.

  • Operate and maintain sludge thickening and centrifuge equipment for waste handling and disposal. In addition, I monitor and maintain polymer and caustic soda level feed pumps for this equipment.
  • Operate and maintain wastewater and sludge directional pumps and flow meters.
  • Monitor SCADA computer controlled, fully automated plant operations system.
  • Service and maintain 30 submerged dissolved oxygen, suspended solids, nitrates, and ammonia level monitoring probes on weekly basis.
  • Perform general plant laborer duties (Clean and maintain facilities, snow removal, etc.)
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Business Management And Mechanical / Automotive Techniques
6

Assistant Foreman & Plant Operator

Performed or assisted with all of same "Torray Plastics America" functions (see above).

  • Operated fork lift, pallet jack, cherry picker, and overhead hoist.
  • Obtained and tested samples to ensure all product was within specifications.
  • Trained and managed up to 10 employees.
  • Worked closely with Packing, Shipping/Receiving, and Slitting Departments to ensure all inventory was completed, stored, and shipped.
  • Organized daily tasks and oversaw time cards.
  • Coordinated start-ups, shut-downs, lock-outs, and tag-outs.
  • Served as lead key person.
  • Conducted daily safety meetings.
  • Designed new tool and procedures for extruder to increase accuracy and productivity.
  • Received "MVP Award" (9/2001).
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
7

Auxiliary Plant Operator

Prepared and maintained production operations and distribution records to meet FDA, DPA, OSHA, ISO Quality Systems.

  • Trained in ISO, ISO 2200 and FDA Food Safety Certified.
  • Obtain knowledge to understand the plant's water chemistry to assure proper cooling tower operations and equipment functioning.
  • Installed Computers and projection systems.
  • Installed Data cable Cat-5, Cat6.
  • Answered multi-line telephone systems and filed documents
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Science And Engineering Management
Engineering Applications
8

Plant Operator/maintenance Technician

Responsible for all operational aspects of a highly automated paver plant.

  • Performed all quality inspections of products produced.
  • Conducted all corrective repairs including but not limited to; worn component replacement, hydraulic repair, minor welding and fabrication.
  • Oversee assigned personnel to ensure all aspects of process are completed safely and efficiently.
  • Responsible for installing, troubleshooting, adjusting, and repairing equipment and special purpose machinery such as, hydraulics, pneumatics, electrical, production line machinery, grinders, fork lifts, and other yard vehicles.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems and determine root cause, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.
  • Performs all preventative maintenance to ensure that the machines continue to run efficiently using a state of the art CMMS program.
  • Implement Lean Manufacturing techniques (i.e. 5S, Kaisan, fish bone diagrams, etc.) to ensure safety, ergonomics, and to increase machine productivity.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Mmi
9

Plant Operator

This position is responsible for ensuring the safe operation and maintenance of all plant and field equipment, including compressors, process pumps, and heaters.

  • Determines safe and efficient movement of products through pipelines and gas plant, utilizing knowledge of interconnections, pipeline capacities, manifolds, and pumps.
  • Tests samples to ensure proper levels, meets quality specifications, processes in hot water bath, and analyzes for acceptable vapor pressure.
  • Clean up and housekeeping of facilities, various other duties as assigned.
  • Work mostly outdoor, in and around mechanical, industrial and electrical equipment.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Process Operations Technology
10

Plant Operator

Monitor and record equipment temperatures, flows, and levels in associate plant equipment and medical gasses

  • Operate and maintain boilers, chillers, cooling towers, water heaters, pumps, air compressors, air handlers, heat exchangers, tube system, medical gasses, diesel generators, vacuum pumps, exhaust fans, and chemicals
  • Troubleshoot and repair HVAC equipment electrically and mechanically, replace heating and cooling valves, fans, belts, and actuators
  • Sample and test therapy pool, adjust to proper chlorine levels if needed
  • Perform PM on medical gas equipment, boilers, and pumps using proper procedures and tools
  • Weld and solder copper, brass, and carbon steel
  • Answer and log daily activities of trouble calls and plant operations
  • 6040 Medical Gas Systems Maintenance Personnel certified by NITC
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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