Candidate's Resume



Completed Higher School Certificate in 2006, then spent 2007 abroad, in Thailand, as a part of the Rotary Youth Exchange program.

Returned to Australia and commenced a Certificate III in Fitting and Machine, the company offering the program subsequently cancelled it at the end of 2008 and instated me as an operator on the 1st of January 2009, where I started on the rewinder.

I worked on the commissioning and Startup of VISY Pulp and Paper's Tumut VPP10 site from September 2009 to March 2010, where I was in charge of the Dry-End and Rewinding Start Up program. August 2010 I started work on the Wet End, being the inside operator for VP9 and VP10, controlling everything from Furnish and Machine Speeds, to Steam, Pulp Quality, Refining, Chemical Additives and more.

I am currently working on VP9 and VP10 as the Wet End DCS Operator, and Outside Machineman.


Completed Two years of the Certificate III in Fitting and Machining and 9 months.

Working on the Start-Up and Commissioning of a multi-million dollar Paper Machine.

Earning the respect of my peers through hard work, dedication and knowledge of the field I am working in.

Career History

Jan 2008 - Present

Company name:VISY Pulp and Paper
Location:Tumut, Australia
Industry:Manufacturing & Industrial
Company size:501-1000 employees
Company web site:
Job Title:Paper Machine Production Engineer
Job Type:Full-Time
Position Department:Manufacturing
Closest Job Role:Other Manufacturing
Summary:Paper Machine Operator
Detailed Description:I am currently a Level 2 Production Engineer at VISY, assessed as competent on the Rewinder, Dry End and Steam Sections, and awaiting assessment on Wet End Operations, which encompasses everything to do with controlling wet stock such as refining, water systems, chemical additives, quality control, wire, press and machine speeds and so forth.

Education & Training

Feb 2008 - Nov 2008

Institution:Riverina Institute of TAFE
Institution Type:TAFE
Location:Wagga Wagga, Australia
Course Name:Certificate III in Fitting and Machining
Grade:Partial Completion
Comments:The program was initially offered by VISY to assess suitability, and provide a technical background for school leavers before being instated as operators, but due to conflict of interest, the program was shut down the same year it was started.
The opportunity to complete the trade certificates was never offered.

Mar 2006 - Sep 2007

Institution:Tumut High School
Institution Type:High School
Location:Tumut, Australia
Course Name:Higher School Certificate


Industry Company Experience

  • Command & Control Systems (Advanced - 2-3 years experience)
  • Manufacturing Operations (Advanced - 2-3 years experience)


Music, Composition and Performance, Computers.

Personal Information

Job Seeking Status:Open to Opportunities
I am on a notice period (days):  0
I am available from:1st September 2011
Would you relocate for a job?Open to Offers
Date of Birth:23rd April 1988
Marital Status:Married
Do I have a drivers license?Yes

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