Top Laser Operator Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Laser Operator. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Laser Operator resumes they appeared on. For example, 36.3% of Laser Operator resumes contained Laser as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Laser Operator actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Laser Operator resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Laser

high Demand
Here's how Laser is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Set up precision electronic and optical instruments to test laser device using specified electrical and optical inputs.
  • Perform maintenance on all specified equipment, including sterilization of laser heads and all corresponding components.
  • Performed laser cutting and welding operations by imputing proper cutting welding program with appropriate material.
  • Programmed/Operated the laser in accordance with current good manufacturing practices and standard operating procedures.
  • Provide laser tracker support to verify part conformance and location to engineering requirements.
  • Examine electronic components for defects or completeness of laser-beam trimming, using microscopes.
  • Calibrated laser printing machines and entered data to complete all orders efficiently.
  • Worked under laboratory procedures, performed setup and all laser operations prompted.
  • Coordinated mail from laser printer to insure proper distribution and delivery.
  • Performed weekly inventory counts and supply ordering for Laser Department.
  • Conferred with engineering personnel to clarify laser device specifications.
  • Operated all Laser equipment and other manufacturing duties as needed
  • Developed laser welding program for Lear Corporation.
  • Performed troubleshooting on the laser upon any errors
  • Perform typical laser cutting and welding operations.
  • Operated and monitored laser trimming machines.
  • Set up and operated CNC shear punch combination and other CNC punches; Also set up and operated laser.
  • Started working in laser department, before departure, learned the IBM printers that the company just invested in.
  • Conduct daily, weekly, monthly, and annual services on both the laser and the loading system.
  • Manufactured and developed laser cutting program for armored cabs used by armed forces back hoes used in Iraq.

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2. CNC

high Demand
Here's how CNC is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Loaded the material into the CNC, pulled programs from the files, and kept the piece of equipment running smoothly.
  • Programmed and operated CNC laser; work 8 to 12 hour full-time shifts per week; and have forklift operation experience.
  • Program and operate CNC controlled radius roller with products from one to three continuously changing bends.
  • Set up and run CNC lasers for drilling and cutting with CO2 and YAG lasers.
  • Operated CNC Press Break, forming small and large parts with-in customers' specs.
  • Specialized Skills-Metal Fabrication, CNC laser operator, read blueprints, micrometers, calipers.
  • Performed pot riveting, grinding, CNC operation and various other shop machinery.
  • Operate Beam Dynamics and LMI CNC Lasers in a production based work place.
  • Operated CNC laser cutting machine used in the process of creating medical devices.
  • Performed CNC and clad welding to refurbish worn industrial and aircraft engine blades.
  • Set Up CNC laser and program according to customer blueprint and order specifications.
  • Operated the CNC laser and other machinery used in the production process.
  • Assist in the training of operators on new CNC equipment and programs.
  • Operate 5-axis CNC laser machines for sheering sheet metal and complex hardware.
  • Operate CNC Laser machines by downloading nest to the CNC Laser Lab.
  • Have knowledge to work computer operated router machine or CNC laser.
  • Operate the CNC laser cutting machine used in the production process.
  • Set up and operated CO2 and/or CNC lasers on production hardware.
  • Converted drawings into CNC programs, and ran laser.
  • Set up and operating CNC Machines and Cincinnati Laser

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3. Safety Procedures

high Demand
Here's how Safety Procedures is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Performed all work in accordance with established standards and safety procedures.
  • Drive forklift, follow all safety procedures.
  • Follow all safety procedures, correct material handling methods, good housekeeping practices and utilizes appropriate safety equipments.
  • Assisted patrons entering and exiting rides, monitored activities to ensure adherence to safety procedures, shut-down and emergency evacuation procedures.
  • Provided yard traffic control and communicated instructions to drivers to ensure all operating and safety procedures were being followed.
  • Created or enhanced new and existing safety procedures to improve quality and safe operating practices in the manufacturing facility.

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4. Trumpf

high Demand
Here's how Trumpf is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Received a Certificate of Completion for a Trumpf TruLaser 1030 Fiber Laser Cutter.
  • Operated Trumpf TLF2530 and TLF3030 CO2 Laser cutting and material handling systems.
  • Operate and maintain TRUMPF 5060 series CO2 6000 Watt laser and Liftmaster.
  • Programmed and operated Trumpf Laser Machine, cutting steel to precise standards.
  • Utilized my computer skills to program and operate Trumpf Laser Machines.
  • Program, operate, and maintain a Trumpf laser system.
  • Set up and operate multiple Trumpf Lasers to meet scheduling requirements
  • Train new employees on Trumpf Fiber Optic laser.
  • Program and Operate Trumpf, TruLaser 2030 Series.
  • Promoted to Lead Laser operator of Trumpf Trulaser 3030 fiber 3000 watt.
  • Skilled on laser etch machines Worked on Beamers and Trumpf machines.
  • Operate Amada, Trumpf, and Cincinnati Press Brakes.
  • Operated and maintained Trumpf and Amada lasers Forklift experience
  • Operate stamp and punch press, Operate Trumpf cutting laser Operate forklift shipping and receiving
  • Well versed in Rofin-Baasel 100wt ND:YAG, Epilog 75wt CO2, Trumpf TruMark [ ] lasers.
  • case new holland 3401 1st ave. north, Fargo, ND operate mazak and trumpf lasers.

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5. Set-Up

high Demand
Here's how Set-Up is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Performed Set-Up and Shut Down Laser: Followed per instructions to turn on PC, Laser and open laser programs accordingly.
  • Cleared, set-up, operated and performed minor troubleshooting of new generation laser equipment to ensure achievement of production goals.
  • Brake Press Operator- Performing the set-up of the machine by inputting different parameters for each job.
  • Certified operator responsible for set-up, running programs, and tapes and some MDI work.
  • Required to perform basic set-up operations and ensure part quality.
  • Experienced in computer network set-up and hard drive installation.
  • Operated and set-up flat sheet and 5-axis TRUMPH lasers.
  • Make proper set-ups for cutting Perform prescribed maintenance as required.
  • Learned set-up and some programing.

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6. Drill Press

high Demand
Here's how Drill Press is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Operated double drill press and wired component boards.
  • press brake operator, shears, punches, and drill press.
  • Operated piranha shearing machine and Cincinnati drill press
  • Operated routers, screw guns and other hand operated air tools, including rip saws, drill presses and freestanding equipment.
  • Performed duties as Assembler, Laborer, Rubber and Polyurethane Room Operator, Sand Blaster, Threader and Drill Press Operator.
  • Operated CNC machines, drill presses, grinders and lathes * Assembled engines and related equipment * Operated forklifts and material handling

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7. Inspect Parts

high Demand
Here's how Inspect Parts is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Used measuring instruments to inspect parts for accuracy to ensure standards were met.
  • Inspect parts for cut quality and measurements to be within customer tolerance.
  • Load, paint, and inspect parts for quality assurance.
  • Inspect parts for contamination, graphic design, and color.
  • Inspect parts before they were sent out.
  • Inspect parts as they are made.
  • Run trumpf laser systems, inspect parts for quality errors, maintain deadlines, read blueprints, perform basic laser maintenance.
  • Cut metal into part for welder workers * Inspect parts for welding department * Pack parts for shipping to Wal-marts Stores
  • Inspect parts, Operate forklift, load machines, and unload steel parts.
  • Set up laser with proper program, check and inspect parts.
  • Run Trumph Lasers and Inspect parts to print
  • Inspect parts per engineering plans and blueprints using a Micro Hite and a CMM Program laser by entering instructions and programs
  • Inspect parts , weld or clean parts to blue print spects .

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8. Amada

high Demand
Here's how Amada is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Program setup, tool and die maintenance for AMADA 358 turret press.
  • Set characters and stamp numbers on parts as needed on an Amada press per blueprint/customer specifications.
  • Helped out the brake press operators and ran Amada punch press.
  • Back up operator of an Amada 4000 watt laser cutter.
  • Change and alter programs with Amada's touch screen machine control and Amada's Dr. Abe nesting software.
  • Programmed and operated Amada Quattro laser in model shop including set up, breakdown and routine maintenance.
  • Set up and operate Amada laser, operated turret press and pem machines.
  • Operate 3 axis amada laser, complete setup to finish.
  • Program and Operate Cincinnati Laser* Program and Operate Amada Fiber Optic LaserCNC Machinist* Set up and operate CNC machining equipment.

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9. Mazak

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Here's how Mazak is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Programmed and operated 5-axis Mazak laser.
  • Experienced in both oxygen and nitrogen cutting* Trained new employees on operation and maintenance of Mazak Lasers
  • Uploaded programs into a computer to cut out parts on 5 Mazak Lasers.
  • Perform duties and tasks required for operation of Mazak Laser Machine.
  • Programmed, operated, and maintained Mazak industrial laser equipment.
  • Worked in Process for a short period running a Mazak fabrigear 150 3d laser(tube laser).
  • Operated Mazak laser, Whitney plasma cutter, and accupress press brake.
  • General Operation and basic maintenance of a Mazak 4000 watt laser.
  • Operated Mazak Super Turbo X-48 Mk.II Material handling and part loading/unloading
  • Operate a Mazak 3 axis laser.
  • Operated Mazak lasers Mastered fixture jobs Responsible for operating and maintaining Mazak lasers

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10. CAD

high Demand
Here's how CAD is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Reviewed processing orders, AutoCAD and other written specifications.
  • Use of Windows, Auto Cad, Excel, Lotus Notes, Outlook Express, and various other software programs.
  • Designed parts, fixtures, and tooling with Pro-E, AutoCAD, FabriWin, and CNC code.
  • Read part specific diagrams and load the specific auto cad program to the laser cutting machine.
  • Used CAD computer program attached to laser to etch material provided by job jacket.
  • Use CAD/CAM system to draw parts and create CNC program to operate CO2 Laser.
  • Utilized Auto CAD to create programs for parts that were first time runs.
  • Read blueprints and draft specs in CAD to mark each given piece.
  • Drawl parts using auto cad and upload them to machines.
  • Read CAD drawings to check for any issues.
  • Crated 2-D blank designs in Auto Cad.
  • Used CadCam software to prepare part designs.
  • Altered CAD files for laser control computers.
  • Revised the parts using AutoCAD.
  • Used Autocad to design laser drill patterns and calibrated machines for most efficient run time.
  • Convert CAD gerber files to CircutCam files that are compatible with the LPKF StencilMaster software.
  • Used forklifts, AutoCad, Sigmanest and a large variety of hand tools.
  • Use of CADD programs Practice of safety measures while operating laser.
  • Trained employees on how to read blue prints and work with the CAD program
  • Programmed and operated LXP Lasers Designed parts per customer needs Drew and manipulated parts files via CAD

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11. Preventative Maintenance

high Demand
Here's how Preventative Maintenance is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Ordered materials, maintained & organized daily work processes also responsible for scheduling preventative maintenance.
  • Program, operate and perform preventative maintenance on laser cutting machine
  • Run preventative maintenance to insure machine maximum longevity and performance
  • Performed prescribed preventative maintenance on machines and equipment.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on laser stations
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance on all equipment involved in the production of stencils.
  • Carry out fundamental Preventative Maintenance on Cincinnati CL 707 Laser System.
  • Edit programs and perform preventative maintenance on machines according to schedule.
  • Perform day to day maintenance and preventative maintenance of c.n.c.
  • Performed preventative maintenance on the laser during downtime.

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12. Mitsubishi

high Demand
Here's how Mitsubishi is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Perform all duties associated with the operation of Mitsubishi Lasers for precision laser cutting and fabrication to include troubleshooting as necessary.
  • Operate and run up to five different lasers such as Trump, Mitsubishi and also Cincinnati lasers.
  • Programmed and operated Mitsubishi 5 axis laser 2000kw for automotive field.
  • Run 2 Mitsubishi lasers off a single automated tower.
  • Program and Cut Sheet Metal using Mitsubishi Laser Cutter.
  • Operated 2000kw Mitsubishi 5 axis laser.
  • Level 1 trained by Mitsubishi.
  • steel and aluminum for 450 FMS system on a Mitsubishi 4500 KHZ laser.
  • Operated NCell Programming software, Mitsubishi lasers, & loading towers.
  • Operate Mitsubishi LVP 4000 watt laser.
  • Procured Forklift training certification in 2012 Efficient with a variety of machines including Mitsubishi and Amada CNC lasers.
  • Operated Mitsubishi 3015 LVP Sheet Laser Operated Mitsubishi eX - 45CF-R Sheet Laser with automation
  • Operated a Mitsubishi, Trumpf and Hankwang Laser.
  • Operated Mitsubishi, Hankwang, and Trumpf lasers, familiar with NCell and Lantech programming software.

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13. CO2

high Demand
Here's how CO2 is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Program and operate 5 axis co2 laser for automotive prototype.
  • Established operations of 2kw-3.5 kw CO2 Lasers.
  • Draft, nest, program and cut custom sheet metal jobs on 2000W and 3000W Co2 Mazak Lasers.
  • Design mechanical, and wide range of artistic objects intended to be numerically coded and processed on Co2 6,000w.
  • Operate a CO2 laser cutting adhesive and plastic materials.
  • Set up and operate co2 and fiber lasers.

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14. Machine Operation

high Demand
Here's how Machine Operation is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Monitored machine operation and made adjustments as necessary to ensure proper operation.
  • Determine the sequence of machine operations, and select the proper tools needed to machine products for NASA.
  • Train and instruct all new hires on machine operations and protocols of production.
  • Observed machine operations to ensure we are producing quality Product.
  • Set up and operate the laser cutting machines Monitor machine operations to determine whether adjustments are necessary.
  • manfactured automotive parts via machine operation light clean up grinded parts put on machine check parts and packed parts.
  • Set up for future jobs during operations Packing of supplies per customer requirements Trainer Train/Assist team members on machine operations

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15. Hand Tools

average Demand
Here's how Hand Tools is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Operate metal finishing machinery and hand tools (time-saver, tumblers, hand finishing tools, grinders, etc.)
  • Set up and aligned specified materials in machine bed using gauges, jigs, and hand tools.
  • Experienced in hand tools such as pneumatic grinder, torch, welder, etc.
  • Spot welder, roll stamp, power tools, and hand tools experience.
  • Selected blade according to specifications and installed on machine, using hand tools.
  • Operate overhead cranes, tape measure, calipers, and hand tools.
  • Can operate power and hand tools and know all the safety requirements.
  • Worked with hand tools to assist in my job.
  • Replaced defective blades and wheels, using hand tools.
  • Experience working with small hand tools and PPE (heel, wrist, and strap) then wire tools.
  • Check parts using gages and hand tools.
  • Work with small partsUsed adhesive to cure partsSet up laserTrained other employees Used hand toolsBuilt parts for other companies Clean room

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16. Quality Checks

average Demand
Here's how Quality Checks is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Perform repeated quality checks on printed output during the printing process for correct material, print alignment, and print quality.
  • Assisted in quality checks of defective parts.
  • Performed quality checks every 2 hours.
  • Perform quality checks on welded parts.
  • Performed quality checks throughout production line.
  • Perform quality checks on parts to ensure product is holding print specifications by using gauges and micrometers.
  • Monitor vision system Preform quality checks on parts with microscope, comparator, etc per QIP.
  • Nest coding, and learning G-code and M-code Perform quality checks on products and parts.
  • Cut parts from sheet steel,sorted parts,quality checks

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17. Stainless Steel

average Demand
Here's how Stainless Steel is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Stock and regularly process a variety of mild-steel, stainless steel and aluminum.
  • Have not worked with Stainless Steel on a daily basis since Taylor Co.
  • Operated laser machine that cut stainless steel products used for John Deere machinery.
  • Specialized in Stainless Steel, Galvanized Steel A36 & 572-50 Prime Material.
  • Handle different metals, fiberglass, and stainless steel.
  • Welded mild steel, stainless steel and aluminum.
  • Machined materials 7hrpo-25hrpo, stainless steel, and galvanized
  • Cut various metals 1 inch -20 ga. including: stainless steel, aluminum, galvanized steel and mild steel.
  • Developed laser etching on metals including anodized, hardcoat, powder coated, and stainless steel.
  • Loaded Programming into Laser Setup Laser to Burn Jobs Worked with Cold Rolled Steel, Stainless Steel, Aluminum and tin.
  • Machined attach flanges from various materials such as; inconel 625, inconel 718, 15-7 stainless steel.

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18. Quality Standards

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Here's how Quality Standards is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Adhere to company procedures / quality standards and ensure compliance to customer specifications and applicable external.
  • Inspected product for defects to ensure they met or exceeded quality standards.
  • Worked closely with Quality Control to ensure all parts met quality standards.
  • Ensured that all materials met quality standards and specifications.
  • Do hourly checks to assure parts met quality standards.
  • Checked laser & diameter defects of computer printer tubes * Ensured products meet quality standards * Prepared items for shipment

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19. Trouble Shooting

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Here's how Trouble Shooting is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Recognized as a key resource and lead operator on the shop floor for order production and trouble shooting.
  • Trouble shooting to determine causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
  • Diagnosed problems, conducted trouble shooting, and made necessary adjustments.
  • Help with trouble shooting on punch when operators having issues.
  • Check visual inspection of the item, check drawing/catalog order, monitoring machine exact operational condition and overall mechanical trouble shooting.
  • Monitored production operations, ensuring minimal lost time including: trouble shooting, process improvement recommendations, and part replacement.

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20. Bystronic

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Here's how Bystronic is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Operated and maintained Bystronic laser, and CNC press brake.
  • Operated Bystronic lasers cutting mild steel, stainless and aluminum.
  • Mold injection techniques Laser Operator 2 years Bystronic.
  • Operate Bystronic CNC Press Brake.
  • Managed incoming raw material, flat-rolled steel plates, for use on Bystronic Lasers.
  • Have helped install our newest CO2 bystronic laser and train our operators.

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21. Laser Printers

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Here's how Laser Printers is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Operated four (4) laser printers simultaneously Followed company procedures to maintain work environment in a neat and orderly condition.
  • Worked on multiple laser printers; both simplex and duplex, from simple to complex jobs, cutsheets and roll printing.
  • Loaded and unloaded massive spools of paper on/off Inkjet or Laser printers.
  • Operated large-scale printing equipment (Inkjet and Laser printers).
  • Operated OCE' 2140, 2240, and 2300 laser printers.

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22. Customer Specifications

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Here's how Customer Specifications is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Created custom parts per customer specifications.
  • Program using GibbsCam to customer specifications.
  • Set up and process of materials to exact customer specifications on all machines.
  • Run and check quality of order to customer specifications.
  • Lasered drill bits to customer specifications, operated laser, inspected for quality, packaged finished product for shipment
  • Operate digital equipment to customer specifications Operate finishing equipment

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23. Raw Materials

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Here's how Raw Materials is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Started in inventory control and managed raw materials from lasering department.
  • Stage raw materials at each work -center for the day s production.
  • Operated a forklift to unload raw materials and supply production operators to insure machines ran continually and efficiently.
  • Use computer based Inventory Management Execution System to accurately count outputs and inputs of needed raw materials.
  • Operate plant equipment transforming raw materials into finished product using data sheets & experienced troubleshooting skills.
  • Followed production instructions of supervisor to ensure quality Loaded raw materials on to machines as instructed

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24. Xerox

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Here's how Xerox is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Worked as a Xerox commercial digital printer operator.
  • Print jobs on a Xerox laser printer that have been established by the company or management.
  • Utilized Xerox industrial printers to properly administer information and graphics on to blank check stock.
  • Assisted in the assembly of Xerox Igen3 Color press.
  • Operate and maintain Xerox and Kodak laser printers.
  • Worked as a Xerox Laser printer operator.
  • Run Xerox cut sheet printers.
  • Used Xerox, OCE, IBM, and Canon equipment and printers.
  • Printed tax forms on XEROX 9700 and spooled information on IBM 370 and Novell LAN system as Laser Operator
  • Set up, program Kodak and Konica Minolta, Xerox Printers
  • operated hi speed Xerox copiers.
  • Operated computer controlled Xerox HCF printers Operated computer controlled OCE continuous printers Quality control of printed materials
  • Operated Xerox and Canon High-Speed Copiers *Accounts Payable *Provided customer service
  • Operated OCE, PageStream 440, VarioStream, Xerox, and Nuvera 120MX printers Read and interpreted jobs for accuracy
  • Operated Xerox Docutech 128 (spot color printer) / Xerox Docuprint 180 Laser.
  • Service and maintain Xerox Docucolor 8000 and Igen4, utilization of Acrobat and EPace to effectively manage production time.
  • Operate and Maintain Xerox Docutech 6115, Xerox Nuvera 120, Xerox Nuvera 288, Pitney Bowes 8 Series Inserter

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25. Deburr

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Here's how Deburr is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Operated 2 NTC CO2 5 Axis Laser Machines deburred parts, assembly work, set-up flat blank nesting programs.
  • Follow blueprint readings * Setup machines * Change nozzles/nozzle tips * Inspect/deburr parts * Adjust laser parameters
  • Load machines, Orientate machine, Run and organize parts, Deburr parts, Quality control
  • Cleaned, deburred, and transferred parts to their proper locations inside the plant.
  • Perform minor machine maintenance, grind and deburr parts.
  • Performed all necessary grinding, deburring, and inspections.
  • Deburred and reamed parts before moving them on
  • Use grinder and files to deburr parts.Use scanner to load material.
  • Operated a 5000 watt Trumpf laser Responsible for doffing and deburring own parts
  • saw,shear&deburr exp.
  • operated two Trumpf lasers and nested parts (2000 watt lasers) Responsible for doffing and deburring own parts

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26. ISO

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Here's how ISO is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Received instant recognition by supervisors and offered full-time position after one-month of employment.
  • Detected and reported defective materials or questionable conditions to the department supervisor.
  • Followed production instructions of my supervisor to ensure quality.
  • Perform duties assigned by supervisor in department assigned.
  • Report defective materials to the department supervisor.
  • Submitted all order documents to supervisor.
  • Talk directly to the supervisor on that tacks that needed to be completed and what tacks got completed for the day.
  • Recognize by the supervisor for consistently high- quality work and ability to meet or exceed daily production goals.
  • Inspect the machine at the beginning of shift and report any issues with maintenance and my supervisor.
  • Communicate daily with department supervisors about priorities for the day and maintenance schedules.
  • Uphold all ISO and OSHA standards applicable to the responsibilities listed above.
  • Be able to process all orders as required by shift supervisor.
  • Check Quality of product machined and notify supervisor of process issues.
  • Followed and complied to GMP, FDA, and ISO regulations
  • Check parts on other cutting centers per TS/ISO standards.
  • Assisted the supervisor when dealing with quality issues.
  • Review work activities with supervisors.
  • Supported supervisor and management team inidentifying services/products that best suited the customers' needs.
  • Served as Back-up trainer for Develop, Etch, Strip processing.Military Pay Specialist/SupervisorU.
  • Assumed supervisorial duties during supervisor's absences the longest being one week.

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27. Customer Service

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Here's how Customer Service is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Administered professional level ability of customer service to external and internal customers.
  • Motivated and mentored sales persons on financial, underwriting, and risk selection to improve customer service.
  • Prepare all jobs in accordance with customers instructions to provide good materials and customer service.
  • Learned phone skills by contacting customer service to settle complications with the machinery.
  • Cash handling, cash register, customer service, clean around area.
  • Support Sales and Customer Service staff in daily duties.

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28. Tape Measure

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Here's how Tape Measure is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Utilize different measuring equipment such as tape measure and calipers
  • Use calipers, microscopes and tape measures to perform accurate measurements per specific print and drawing tolerances
  • Inspect first piece with calipers tape measures and other inspection tools.
  • Use of tape measures, grinders, micrometers and blueprints.
  • Measure parts with calipers/micrometer and tape measure for proper tolerance.
  • Trained to read calipers and use tape measure .

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29. MIG

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Here's how MIG is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Welded MIG/ TIG as needed.
  • Program, operate CNC welding machines * Weld parts using traditional TIG/MIG welding machines
  • Performed mig, dual shield and stick welding.
  • Changed fixtures ,read blueprints,problem solved, relay information to day shift plant manager.and some tig and mig welding.
  • Learned non-structural MIG/TIG aluminum welding.
  • Interpreted blueprints and schematics, and MIG, TIG and SMAW welded parts as defined in specification sheets.

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30. Sort

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Here's how Sort is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Delivered or routed materials to departments, using work devices, such as hand truck, conveyor, or sorting bins.
  • Mail Clerk - Sorted mail and prepared it to go to the post office.
  • Received and sorted merchandise arriving at the warehouse.
  • Help out in the Sort Dept.
  • Sorted and categorized tank parts and placed them in their designated areas.
  • Align and planerize probe card for sort/laser and electrical testing.
  • press, Drill, saw, chip and grind, sort, overhead crane, fork lift

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31. Different Types

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Here's how Different Types is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Worked with different types of medical wires such as steel wires, nitinol, platinum rings
  • Operated different types of machinery involved in making a variety of plastic containers.
  • Operated machinery which created different types of tubing according to customer specifications.
  • Received training for and operated approximately 25 different types of injection machines.
  • Utilized different types of machinery for efficient loading and unloading packages.
  • Monitored machines, inserted material and operated different types of machinery.

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32. Load Materials

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Here's how Load Materials is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Used forklifts on a daily basis to get and load materials (most materials are 3000- 5000 lbs).
  • Load and unload materials from lasers cutters.
  • check incoming orders, find and load materials, load software, and shake off finish product.

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33. YAG

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Here's how YAG is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Operated multiple class 4 semi automatic YAG lasers ensuring accurate cutting of fragile, high cost octagon silicon tubes.
  • Identified bugs in Machine software Operated Laserdyne YAG and fiber lasers while becoming proficient in machine code and manufacturing processes.
  • Operated the following lasers: Yag 890 Gantry, Yag P50, and Fiber Optic Gantry.

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34. TIG

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Here's how TIG is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Note: Summer/Holiday Job, non-contiguous employment
  • Well versed using a Bridgeport to mill parts to tight tolerances.
  • Stayed within tight tolerances on many parts.
  • Cut parts to very tight tolerances.
  • Measure screw gauges holding tight tolerances.
  • Operated precision laser machines for metal cutting TIG welded precision parts to client specifications
  • up end to end of the band saw (open butt welds), also do tig welding.

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35. Ensure Conformance

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Here's how Ensure Conformance is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Measure dimensions of finished work piece to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments such as caliper or micrometer.
  • Measured and visually inspected products for surface and dimension defects in order to ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments.
  • Excelled in interpreting detailed blueprints, aligning units using fixtures, and inspecting completed components to ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Demonstrated accuracy in the assembly of units/components requiring tight tolerances and inspecting completed components to ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Monitor production operations or equipment to ensure conformance to specifications, making necessary process or assembly adjustments.
  • Operate injection-molding presses and check product being produced to ensure conformance to specified Quality Control Plan requirements.

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36. Machine Parameters

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Here's how Machine Parameters is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Set up machine parameters and power settings.

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37. Load Programs

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Here's how Load Programs is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Upload programs to 16LP and 18LP controls.
  • Load programs, using proper nozzles, gases,and how to generally diagnose issues pertaining to machine operation.
  • Check parts to print, change gas to different metals, download programs to laser and fix prolbems.
  • Load programs and parameters to ensure optimalperformance of the equipment.
  • Check and load programs for specific jobs.
  • Use of computer to load programs, make any corrections, and transfer of programs to Mazak computer.

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38. Data Entry

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Here's how Data Entry is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Operated laser cutting machine Data entry for inventory control
  • Correct distribution of parts to designated job for production.Data entry of production time on laser's.
  • Handled entire dry grocery physical inventory including data entry input and reconciling count, item and location discrepancies.
  • Maintained quality through testing and overseeing proper levels of chemicals and machine operations recording process via data entry.
  • Operated injection molding machine on production line performed data entry received customer materials entered materials into inventory control system
  • Collaborated with management on technical assignments and data entry parts' information onto machine from various production sheets.

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39. Height Gauges

low Demand
Here's how Height Gauges is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Measure finished parts with micrometers, height gauges, dial indicators, calipers, pin gauges, and other high-precision instruments.
  • Used height gauges, calipers, digital protractor, product blue prints to measure parts and check dimensions.
  • Utilize special measuring tools: calipers, height gauges, and digital protractor.
  • Calibrate or adjust equipment to ensure quality production, using tools such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges.
  • Verified position with measuring instruments, such as gauge blocks, height gauges and dial indicators.
  • Completed initial quality check using calipers, height gauges and micrometers before sending parts to quality department for final quality check.

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40. NTC

low Demand
Here's how NTC is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Performed setups and cut prototype parts using a NTC 5-axis and 3-axis laser machines

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41. General Maintenance

low Demand
Here's how General Maintenance is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Monitor gas levels, checking machine for faults and supporting with general maintenance.
  • Perform and log general maintenance for laser engravers.
  • General maintenance, alignment of laser beam, adjust collimator, general cleaning on laser.
  • load programs, change laser tips and general maintenance Accomplishments learned more about laser cutters
  • Operate laser (cutting various gages of different metals) Perform general maintenance Operate forklift
  • General maintenance and trouble shooting of Mazak 5 Axis laser.

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42. Production Process

low Demand
Here's how Production Process is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Operate the laser cutting machine and other machinery used on the production process.
  • Monitored the production process and adjusted schedules as the need arised.
  • Utilized micrometers, calipers and rulers in machine, manufacturing and production processes; drove fork-lift and participated in warehousing operations.
  • Monitor and adjusted production processes or equipment for quality and productivity making wear and work offsets to ensure exact measurements.
  • Evaluated raw materials and/or finished products throughout the production process for acceptable physical appearance and ensure products met specifications.
  • Communicate any ideas for improvement of the quality system or production process to the Production Manager and/or Quality Manager.

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43. Fanuc

low Demand
Here's how Fanuc is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Draw, program and run Hitachi wire EDM (Fanuc control).
  • Control automated paint systems and color mix paints Troubleshoot Fanuc Robots Repair and fix automated line
  • Manufacture of Firearm parts on Matsura-Fanuc vertical and horizontal machining centers.
  • Receive 2d drawings, generate programs on machine interface(FANUC) and run parts to proof.
  • Used FANUC controls, and M and G codes to alter programs for efficiency.
  • Experienced and familiarized with several makes and models of HAAS and machines FANUC robots.

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44. Steel Parts

low Demand
Here's how Steel Parts is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Labor, operated laser fabrication, coordinated with team for fabrication of steel parts.
  • Smoothed out burs on steel parts by using a grinder.
  • Operated TRUMPF laser to cut steel parts for customer use Inspected parts and machine to ensure quality
  • Manufactured steel parts from a roll of coiled steel using a die and a 400 ton press
  • Loaded coil through die for stamping of steel parts for various customers.
  • Trained and operated press brake, lifting steel parts, bending to specifications.

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45. Overhead Cranes

low Demand
Here's how Overhead Cranes is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Experienced working/driving around heavy machinery/overhead cranes.
  • Load and unload shipment trucks using forklifts, pallet jacks, side loaders, and overhead cranes.
  • Certified and licensed to operate forklifts, electronic pallet jacks, and 15 ton overhead cranes.
  • Used overhead cranes to move profiles into the profile bender.
  • Operate forklifts and overhead cranes when needed.
  • Operated: fork trucks, overhead cranes, jib cranes, gantry cranes.

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46. Osha

low Demand
Here's how Osha is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Handled OSHA compliance training, and MSDS records access.
  • Run all patient treatment plans and transfer to the laser.Order all supplies for the office.OSHA Compliance officer.
  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance to ensure proper operation and performance of equipment and complying with OSHA safety requirements.
  • Requested manufacturing specialist with extensive experience in OSHA Safety and product movement, adept at providing manufacturing excellence.
  • Conducted hourly safety rounds, tracking hazardous chemical levels and tracking OSHA regulated indicators.
  • Followed OSHA guidelines on Safety, Hazard Mitigation, Personal Protective Equipment and proper Machine Operation

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47. Job Orders

low Demand
Here's how Job Orders is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Staged materials needed for individual job orders as outlined by blueprint specifications.
  • Complete daily job orders, maintain clean work area, perform mechanical fixes if the machine isn't running right.
  • Study blueprints, layouts or charts and job orders for information on specifications and tolling instructions.
  • Read blue print and job orders for production specification such as dimension and tolerances.
  • Read job orders, mount cylinders on shaft, attaches feed lines to chambered doctor blade system.
  • Monitored conveyor belt, operated machinery, quality control, reviewed invoices and followed job orders.

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48. Final Inspection

low Demand
Here's how Final Inspection is used in Laser Operator jobs:
  • Authorized to perform final inspections.
  • Fit aerospace tools for NC department, set build details on aerospace tooling, and complete final inspection.
  • Checked the final inspection of parts before shipping.
  • Operated and performed preventative maintenance on FM/AM tuner pack mechanical adjustment, final inspection equipment and robotic packaging arm.
  • Provided final inspection of materials against quality standards and completed in-process inspections within a clean room manufacturing environment.
  • Documented, modification of final inspection testing to meet standard and completed documentation and handling.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Laser Operator

Laser43.8%
CNC9.9%
Safety Procedures4.6%
Trumpf4.1%
Set-Up3.8%
Drill Press3.4%
Inspect Parts3.1%
Amada3.1%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Laser Operator

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Laser
Laser
36.3%
36.3%
2
2
CNC
CNC
8.1%
8.1%
3
3
Safety Procedures
Safety Procedures
3.8%
3.8%
4
4
Trumpf
Trumpf
3.4%
3.4%
5
5
Set-Up
Set-Up
3.2%
3.2%
6
6
Drill Press
Drill Press
2.8%
2.8%
7
7
Inspect Parts
Inspect Parts
2.6%
2.6%
8
8
Amada
Amada
2.6%
2.6%
9
9
Mazak
Mazak
2.5%
2.5%
10
10
CAD
CAD
2.2%
2.2%
11
11
Preventative Maintenance
Preventative Maintenance
2.1%
2.1%
12
12
Mitsubishi
Mitsubishi
1.9%
1.9%
13
13
CO2
CO2
1.8%
1.8%
14
14
Machine Operation
Machine Operation
1.6%
1.6%
15
15
Hand Tools
Hand Tools
1.5%
1.5%
16
16
Quality Checks
Quality Checks
1.5%
1.5%
17
17
Stainless Steel
Stainless Steel
1.3%
1.3%
18
18
Quality Standards
Quality Standards
1.2%
1.2%
19
19
Trouble Shooting
Trouble Shooting
1.2%
1.2%
20
20
Bystronic
Bystronic
1.2%
1.2%
21
21
Laser Printers
Laser Printers
1%
1%
22
22
Customer Specifications
Customer Specifications
0.9%
0.9%
23
23
Raw Materials
Raw Materials
0.9%
0.9%
24
24
Xerox
Xerox
0.9%
0.9%
25
25
Deburr
Deburr
0.8%
0.8%
26
26
ISO
ISO
0.8%
0.8%
27
27
Customer Service
Customer Service
0.8%
0.8%
28
28
Tape Measure
Tape Measure
0.7%
0.7%
29
29
MIG
MIG
0.7%
0.7%
30
30
Sort
Sort
0.7%
0.7%
31
31
Different Types
Different Types
0.7%
0.7%
32
32
Load Materials
Load Materials
0.6%
0.6%
33
33
YAG
YAG
0.6%
0.6%
34
34
TIG
TIG
0.6%
0.6%
35
35
Ensure Conformance
Ensure Conformance
0.6%
0.6%
36
36
Machine Parameters
Machine Parameters
0.5%
0.5%
37
37
Load Programs
Load Programs
0.5%
0.5%
38
38
Data Entry
Data Entry
0.5%
0.5%
39
39
Height Gauges
Height Gauges
0.5%
0.5%
40
40
NTC
NTC
0.5%
0.5%
41
41
General Maintenance
General Maintenance
0.5%
0.5%
42
42
Production Process
Production Process
0.5%
0.5%
43
43
Fanuc
Fanuc
0.4%
0.4%
44
44
Steel Parts
Steel Parts
0.4%
0.4%
45
45
Overhead Cranes
Overhead Cranes
0.4%
0.4%
46
46
Osha
Osha
0.4%
0.4%
47
47
Job Orders
Job Orders
0.4%
0.4%
48
48
Final Inspection
Final Inspection
0.4%
0.4%

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