Offering a strong manufacturing background and proven track record in production, purchasing material in a lean environment and supervision of personnel. Background includes utilizing planning and analytical skills for assessing needs and directing personnel and activities to fulfill production objectives. Strengths include:
Leadership skills for delegating responsibilities and motivating personnel to reach for and exceed aggressive organizational goals.
Utilizing sound judgement and technical expertise to make decisions that impact scheduling, delivery and profitability.
Knowledge of all aspects of production gained through initial service utilizing hands-on technical skills and training and promotions through increasingly responsible positions.
SNOPRO, INC.-Winslow, Maine, 2000 – 2009
Purchasing Manager, Duties include purchasing of raw materials for production of all aluminum recreational trailers, finding new products, managing cash flow, maintaining low inventory for lean manufacturing, setting up accounts, organizing raw material. Very familiar with excel spreadsheets and QuickBooks programs.
BENTON PLASTICS- Maine, 1989-2000
Production Manager and Supervisor, (10/95-5/00). Supervised 9 crews that produced production-ready fiberglass molds for plastic thermoforming from raw material to finish product. Duties included scheduling 62 people on three shifts, proper training of personnel in production where most valuable, ordering shop supply materials , organizing production schedules, setting up equipment, repairing equipment, documentation and proper handling of finished product.
Quality Control, (10/92-10/95). Duties included quality of materials, inspection of product, and documentation of production reports as well as meeting quality standards for our product.
Foreman/Production worker, ME. (2/89-10/92). Supervised a team of six employees in manufacturing of truck bedliners.
Truck Driver, T. H. Baylis, Manchester, NH (4/87-2/89) Duties included delivery of chemicals in southern New Hampshire and Eastern Massachusetts.
Production, Jones Chemical, Merrimac, NH (6/85-4/87) Duties included proper filling of chemical drums from bulk tanks to small drums and dispatching of trucks.
CPR and Standard First Aid
Messalonskee High School, Oakland, ME 1984
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