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Diesel Mechanic

United States Air Force
Diesel Mechanic:: Maintained, cleaned, repaired, troubleshot, virtually all of the USAF's vehicle types, from heavy equipment to general purpose vehicles to aircraft refueling equipment ranging from $25 to $50 mil fleet(depending on location) work on hydraulic, diesel, gasoline, pneumatic, and electrical systems Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge Of Supply for Air Control Squadron, involved procurement and disposal of all HAZMAT and Unit working stock Deployed to Iraq multiple times; experience“ under fire” in high stress, combat zone, where ingenuity is a must due to of lack of parts, supplies, or tools SKILLS: Microsoft Office Suite, MIG TIG Arc Welding, Plasma Oxy/Acetylene Cutting, Electronics, Hydraulic Systems, Pneumatic Systems, Blueprint Reading, Supervision, Fork Lift Operation, Plumbing, Framing, Metal Fabrication, End Mill

Bonding Mechanic

Bonding Mechanic: : GKN Aerospace
Laid Off) Gained insight to composites and several composite processes; lay-up, roto-molding, autoclave functionality, composite curing Experienced with“ Clean Room” procedures and guidelines. Great ability to follow work instructions to customer's exact tolerances and specifications. Trained to properly identify and tag nonconforming tools and molds. Knowledgeable on de-mold process and proper tool preparation procedures

Maintenance Mechanic

Louisa Food Company(Laid Off)
Maintenance Mechanic:: Facilities and equipment maintenance mechanic Provided preventive maintenance measures to ensure down time kept at minimum Aided in 20 million dollar addition to business running plumbing and electrical(110v, 208v, 460v, 3 phase), as well as running conduit Gained insight to food preparation industry, complied with FDA and company policies for allergen and germ cross contamination prevention

Shift Supervisor

Lyons Blow Molding
Shift Supervisor:: Worked as shift supervisor in charge of 11 blow molding machines, valued at 2.5 mil a piece, 30 production staff and three maintenance staff, all direct report, union personnel, in a 150, 000 sq/ft warehouse Conducted all maintenance along with Maintenance Crew Introduced 5s, continuous improvement, and planning value strategies to enhance production Gained insight to Lean Manufacturing strategies

Production Mechanic

Menasha Packaging
Production Mechanic:: Performs maintenance high speed manufacturing and production lines primarily on Flow Wrappers, Heat Blisters, RF Sealers, Tablet Counters, High Speed Sleever, Shrink Wrap Ovens and Equipment, Card Board Bailer, and various other packaging equipment In charge of preventive maintenance and calibration validation work orders Dispatches and oversees shift maintenance operations of building and 18 packaging production lines for second shift Minor PLC experience, as well as Ladder Logic 110v, 208v, 220v, and 460v and related three phase machinery troubleshooting, installation, and maintenance

Technical Supervisor

Menasha Packaging
Technical Supervisor:: Subject matter expert for machine operation and process inquiries Coordinate preventative and predictive maintenance requirements of numerous automated equipment valued at $5 mil, across 18 packaging lines Manage inventory levels, order parts/materials when minimum stock is met Aided in logistics and installation of two Bagging Machines and ancillary equipment, valued at $2 mil Advises Maintenance and Production Managers of newest trends in technology to make for more efficient and streamlined operations Advise Planning Department on machine capabilities to streamline the production schedule, met with 15% improved efficiency rate on average, limiting machine downtime Compose root cause failure reports and analysis for Management/Quality review Responsible for training entire crew on machine functions, capabilities, and safety Acts as Process technician for automated equipment within the plant Collaborates with customer on a regular basis to discuss business direction Draft continuous improvement initiatives when necessary

Plant Superintendent

Menasha Packaging
Plant Superintendent:: Oversee and manage overall co-packaging shift operations across all functional groups for customers involving numerous household names Aids in guidance for other 300, 000 sq/ft Menasha Packaging facility in terms of troubleshooting, repair, and PM of equipment 10 direct reports, with over 225 indirect reports Ensures adherence to schedule set by Customer Service Evaluate performance of all functional supervisors and leads and offer commensurate pay raise Monitor production rates and advise of methods for improvement(continuous improvement initiatives) Reviews the plant's impact on health, safety, and the environment on an ongoing basis, along with Facilities Manager Monitors compliance of all safety and operational guidelines, member of safety committee Ensure items processed and return to inventory systematically and physically Work with outside contractors for repair or maintenance support; providing the safest, most timely and cost effective fix Advise corporate of non-cost effective business providing limited revenue to Menasha Packaging, in efforts to trim that particular program to make space for more profitable business Monitor and conduct training across all functional groups, provide remedial training when needed In charge of 360, 000 sq/ft of production/warehouse space Aided in procurement of $240 mil contract with a fortune 100 company Oversee operation of Numerous automated equipment valued at $5 mil Member of internal audit group, composes weekly plant walkthrough and audit for all customers and SOP/GMP adherence


Dec 2011Present

B.S. in Manufacturing Management

University of Phoenix

Currently Enrolled

Nov 2010Dec 2010

Introduction to Composites

GKN Aerospace

Certificate of Completion of 3 week course.

Nov 2003Mar 2004

Diesel Maintenance

Inter-Service Mechanics Course

Automotive Certificate


Cuystomer Service
Lean Mafacturing
Continuous Improvement
Preventive/Predictive Maintenance
Project Management
Packaging Operations
Quality Compliance


Available upon request.