Harkness - Shelf Stocker - Woodridge, QLD, Australia

Malcolm Harkness

Woodridge, QLD, Australia


Shelf Stocker


Placing items in the store area at my work for later retrieval

Work History


JB Attachments

From April 2013

Manual machining an Maintenance
Manual lathe and manual milling and drilling

Parts reclamation, and manufacturing.

I have been most succesful at thinking outside the box and achieving what I was told couldn't be done.
Concientious and good work ethics.
Predominantly Okuma programing ( ISO - IGF ).

Machinist / Fitter


Machines experience

Setup and Operate cam operated single spindle lathes 2 years

CNC Machinist

Superior Equipment


CNC Machinist / workshop supervisor

Engineered Components

cnc machinist

Superior Equipment

April 2004 - October 2004

Production Machining
Engineered Components 2004-2010

Prototyping, Tapered threading (directional drilling equipment), Job Costing, Customer Liasing, Job alocation,
Machine repair (mechanical), General jobbing, Mechanical Drafting. (in house drawings autocad).
Programming with Gibbs cam.

Okuma LB4000 aligned turret, replaced internal turret components, Removed and replaced drawtube to fit new
Okuma LC40 re aligned main spindle, remounted main spindle motor.

Chaotech Oct 2010- march 2013
Production machining and maintenance.

Okuma B300 Multus minor repairs to tool change mechanism.
align turret,
Okuma Macturn minor repairs to tool change mechanism.
align turrets. Align Sub Spindle.
Mazak 8N almost total rebuild --- re 2011 floods.
Richmond VMC almost total rebuild.

CNC Programmer

Coghlan & Russell Engineering

cnc programmer

Coghlan & Russsell

(no longer in business)

Program Machining Centres, Machine Form and Cutting dies, Job allocation, machine repair and maintenance,
Inspection, Prototyping. programming with edgecam.

Maintained 20 tonne press, Traub cam operated lathes.

Mazatarol Quickturn

6 mths
Okuma lc10 (osp 3000) 3 years
Mazatarol M4 (T1 ) 4 years
Mazatarol Quickturn (Fusion 640) 2 years
Mazatarol VTC machining centre (Fusion 640) 2 years
Mazatrol Slant Turn (T3 ) 1 year
Okuma lc20 (OSP 5000) 9 years
Okuma LB15 (OSP 5000) 6 years
Okuma LB4000 (P200 ) 1 year
Takasawa T18 (Fanuc 6T) 7 months
Manual lathe 5 years
Manual mill 2 years
Okuma Multus (P200 ) 1 year 8 mths
Okuma Macturn (P200 ) 1 year 8 mths

Fitter and Turner

Kinetic Engineering

cnc machinist / fitter

Kinetic Engineering

General jobbing, Machine repair ( mechanical and electrical ).
Okuma LC20 2s remove and replace X and Z axis ballscrews, remove and refurbish upper and lower turrets,
align headstock.

Repair live toolong driveline. Repair rotary switches and rewire. Repair drawtube cylinder,
replace drive motors, and main spindle motor.

Fitter and Turner

Kempe Australia

fitter and turner

Kempe Engineering

Slotting, Broaching, CNC turning (specialised jobs), Jobbing work, Heat treatment, Job allocation, Office work,
Inspection, Machine repair ( mechanical and electrical ), Prototyping.

Supplementary labour hire for shut downs and breakdowns at Alcoa Aluminium Smelter Point Henry (Victoria)

Total rebuild of Mazak M4 from bare frame to working machine, totaly supervised. Electrical and mechanical.

Post apprenticeship

Coghlan & Russell Engineering

Fitting And Turning Appreniceship

cnc programmer

Coghlan & Russell

General machining predominantly repitition work.
manual turning, manual milling, cam lathes and cnc lathes.

Qualifications & Certifications

fitting machining

gordon technical college

east geelong technical shool

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