2015 MBA (USQ)
2007 Diploma of Business Management
2006 Certificate 4 Front Line Management
2004 Advanced Diploma of Electrical Engineering
1999 Electronics Trade - 1st and 2nd year
1998 Electrical Fitter Trade
I have had a rewarding career spanning engineering, airports, manufacturing and mining industries, with extensive experience in management positions and electrical engineering and manufacturing functions.
My strength is communication and the ability to empower and create vision in my team. Leading teams locally or remotely and directing change and improvement through culture change and continuous improvement methodologies.
I have completed my MBA and have qualifications in Engineering, Business, LEAN and Six Sigma.
Manage Ampcontrol’s expansion into Brisbane and Queensland mining markets.
Managing the operation and engineering functions of the south terminal baggage handing teams. 24/7 Operations 365 days.Selected Accountabilities
Logistics manager 2010 (8months)
Managed dispatch teams for steel product both nationally and globally utilising varied modes including container transport, road freight, rail and shipping
Production superintendent 2008-2010
Management of steel production facility (locomotive and carriage wheels) Heavy manufacturing environment working on quality critical product in a high hazard operation. Unionised manufacturing shop operating 24/7 364 days.
Acting Plant manager
Seconded into plant manager role during leave and project secondment of manager, identified as successor to the role. 300FTE, $120M operation.Selected Accountabilities
Production supervisor responsible for 15 operators in rodding section. Heavy industry environment, unionised workforce operating 24/7 - 356days.Achievements
Underground coal mine in the hunter valley, multiple positions held including.
Maintenance shift leader
Manage shift teams of electrical and mechanical technicians.
Using ERP system to plan and manage maintenance tasks for mine sections.
Electrical project co-ordinator
Project manage longwall moves.
Electrical technician (electrician)
Breakdown and maintenance functions across the underground mine including longwall and development sections.
Apprentice electrician in an open cut mine, working with automotive, LV and HV systems, truck and shovel operation and coal plant.