Sample Diesel Engine Machinist Resume

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Douglas Taylor
1274 Eagles Nest Drive
Sacramento, CA 95814

Job Objective Seeking a Diesel Engine Machinist position in a stable company where I can use my skills to benefit the company.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Highly experienced in repair, replacement and upkeep of diesel engine parts
  • Profound knowledge of manual, conventional and CNC machining activities
  • Operational knowledge of lathes, grinders, honers and boring machines
  • Familiarity with climbing ladders and working at different heights
  • Ability to examine and repair diesel locomotives, in an effective manner
  • Ability to perform machining work on diesel engines, in a safe manner

Professional Experience:

Diesel Engine Machinist
Motor Services Hugo Stamp, Inc., Sacramento, CA
August 2012 – Present


  • Measured work pieces and marked dimensions on them, accurately.
  • Set-up and ran manual and computerized machining equipments, properly.
  • Fabricated, aligned, and fitted appropriate jigs, fixtures, and diesel engine components.
  • Detected, repaired, and replaced worn and damaged equipment parts, as needed.
  • Verified parts compliance to job specifications and met manufacturing requirements.
  • Utilized micrometers and gages and performed measurement of machined parts.

Diesel Engine Machinist
Volt Workforce Solutions, Sacramento, CA
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Examined and tested diesel engine components for detecting engine malfunctions.
  • Repaired, replaced, and rebuilt all faulty diesel engine parts.
  • Operated and controlled various trucks, forklifts, and machining equipments.
  • Wore safety equipment and reported work-related safety issues.
  • Planned, scheduled, and executed maintenance activities on machine shop equipments and vehicles.
  • Interpreted and followed government and company safety rules and procedures.


Bachelor’s Degree in Diesel Mechanics
Saint Paul College, Saint Paul, MN

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