Sample Machine Setter Resume

If you are writing a machine setter resume be sure to make clear your objective--to gain an interview with the hiring manager. Include references to previous employment that shows your experience setting up machines for both metal and plastic manufacturing. If it applies mention your ability to train apprentices in all machine setter resumes.

Rich Handel
234 Woodpark Drive
Hollyberry, California 99999

Objective: Machine Setter

Seeking an interview for a job as machine setter


Well-trained, experienced, and professionally qualified machine setter, available for immediate hire. Specifically suited to work with hazardous machines because of the applicant's dedication to safety.


Walton and Sons Machine Company, Small Town      2000-2007
     Chief machine setter, head of team of ten

Carbondale Machines, Inc., Big Town, USA              1998-2000
     Set machines for dealing with hazardous waste


American Trade School, Any Place, USA                 1997


National Association of Machinists:
Distinguished Member of the Year                         2005

NOTE: Most machine setter resumes run one to two pages. The machine setter resume above is a short sample of one you can use to build your own. Consider what the target employer is looking for and then write yours accordingly.