Sample Instrument Mechanic Resume

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Kevin Collins
39 Woodbridge Lane
Detroit, MI 48219

Objective Seeking employment as an Instrument Mechanic with a qualified company in order to help boost the company with my own experiences and expertise.

Summary of Skills:

  • Strong experience with maintenance of software and hardware system of programmable logic controllers
  • Sound knowledge of the hydraulic systems, pneumatic control systems and the basic flow concepts
  • Deep knowledge on the requirements of the National Electrical Code (NEC) on the hazardous electrical installation articles
  • Good understanding of programming and operation of single-loop controllers
  • Ability to interpret information for OEM manuals and use it in repair of the equipments
  • Ability to calibrate varied instruments such as flow transmitters, pressure, position, level and temperature

Work Experience:

Instrument Mechanic, August 2005 – Present
Navy, Naval Facilities Engineering Comman, Detroit, MI

  • Installed and repaired the computer controlled manufacturing operations and performed regular troubleshooting.
  • Maintained computer controlled processes such as communications, network cards and wiring.
  • Modified and maintained the software and hardware system of programmable logic controllers and made changes in the programming when required.
  • Designed and developed a program that ensures that all equipments in the plant is calibrated to meet accuracies.
  • Maintained software for the database and graphic modifications.

Instrument Mechanic, May 2000 – July 2005
Honeywell, Detroit, MI

  • Repaired and rebuild associated components such as programmable logic controllers, sensors and transmitters.
  • Operated instruments to facilitate the diagnosis of precision measuring instruments, electrical and electronic testing devices and pneumatics.
  • Repaired and maintained all instruments according the manufacturers specifications.
  • Maintained reports for the regular preventive measures carried on instruments.
  • Installed measurement and control instruments on various new and existing equipments in the plant.


High School Diploma, Union City Community High School, Union City, IN

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