Sample resume for a production line worker

Sample resume for a production line worker

You know the way you move quickly through your duties as a line worker? Hiring managers do the same thing—only they're looking at resumes. To be the successful job candidate for production line jobs, it helps to have a comprehensive resume that stands out from the crowd. For guidance, view the sample resume for a production line worker below and download the production line worker resume template in Word. 

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and Monster data, there are a large number of jobs for line workers in the following states: MichiganCaliforniaIndiana, Ohio, and Texas; and in the following areas: Santa Rosa, CA; Springfield, TNLancaster, PA; Austin, TX; and Ontario, CA.

As a line worker, you can expect to earn a median wage of $14.44 per hour.

Additionally, you can search for production line worker jobs on Monster.


Resume template for Production Line Worker



George Lundt
Sometown, MI 34788 n (555) 555-5555 n n LinkedIn URL


Assembly line worker with 10+ years of experience in large manufacturing plants. Proven strengths in quickly learning new processes, technologies and machinery, as evidenced by recent transition from automotive assembly line work to the production of sophisticated, energy-efficient components for household appliances.   

Key Skills

Assembly Line Operations

Production Line Efficiency

Machinery Assembly

Basic Equipment Repairs

Safety Standards

Quality Controls

Precision Component Assembly

Environmental Standards

Blueprint Interpretation

Experience & Specialized Training

ABC MANUFACTURING, INC. (Fortune 500 manufacturer of household appliances), Sometown, MI
Line Worker, 5/16 to Present

Assemble mechanical units of household appliances such as dishwashers and refrigerators. Adhere to company and government standards for heightened energy efficiency as well as safety, quality and environmental compliance. Individual and team accomplishments:

  • Worked on line that achieved 100% of quality goals while exceeding production targets by 125%.
  • Assisted in the launch of new line of high energy-efficiency appliances and met goals outlined by the Department of Energy.
  • Demonstrated accuracy in the assembly of units/components requiring soldering skills.
  • Excelled at interpreting detailed blueprints, aligning units using jigs and fixtures and inspecting completed components to ensure conformance to specifications.

Graduate, Line Worker Re-Training Program, 5/16

Completed intensive, six-week training program following shutdown of former employer’s automotive assembly plant. Mastered new assembly line trade, resulting in immediate hire by current employer.

XYZ MOTORS INC. (Large automotive manufacturer), Sometown, MI
Production Line Worker, 1/08 to 2/16
Apprentice Line Worker, 8/06 to 12/07

Worked on vehicle production lines assembling components for XYZ automobiles. Followed quality and safety guidelines and met all productivity goals.

Selected Accomplishments:

  • Earned one of the best attendance records in the plant throughout tenure and consistent high marks for meeting quality and productivity goals.
  • Served on plant safety team that enacted training/awareness programs reducing accidents and workers’ compensation claims to a ten-year low.
  • Praised for commitment to continuous improvement, predicting assembly problems and suggesting solutions that proved so successful they were adopted throughout the plant.


Graduate, SOMETOWN HIGH SCHOOL, Sometown, MI


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