To pursue a career in Leadership with emphasis on Project Management, Continuous Process Improvement, Quality and Safety. Willing to relocate. [title] with [number] years of experience in [job category]. Areas of expertise include [skills].
Autodesk AutoCAD software
Expertise in troubleshooting [issues]
01/2011 to Current
6 Sigma CPS Black BeltCaterpillar Inc – Waco, Texas
6 Sigma Black Belt: Lead projects to improve critical business processes that drive financial results.
Work closely with Facility manager to identify complex projects and improvement opportunities.
Facilitate projects for Waco Texas campus consisting of two manufacturing facilities, One fabrication and the other machining, heat treat, precision grinding, assembly and test.
Responsible for all training of employees in CPS, including new hire orientation.
Develop project plans and business cases.
Train Greenbelts and future Black Belts on 6 Sigma Methodology.
Maintain facility layouts and support manufacturing floor.
01/2008 to 01/2011
Senior Manufacturing & Systems EngineerCaterpillar Inc – Waco, Texas
A member of the startup team for the Research and development of Caterpillar Hammer.
In charge of the Process development of the machining, Grinding, Assembly and test processes and implementation of thus processes.
Final approver of all standard work and other pertinent documentation, job aids, Control plans, PFMEA, etc.
to ensure Quality compliant parts.
Designed the manufacturing floor layout of machinery to accomplish single piece process flow throughout the facility.
Included in this project is a heat treat cell, Also designed the assembly room area.
Performed RIW's to improve existing processes.
Provided support to the CPS Black belt to improve and meet quality initiatives.
Worked closely with Design Engineers to list critical design and manufacturing characteristics.
Designed, spec'd, and created capital folders for purchasing machine and equipment.
01/2006 to 01/2008
Senior Manufacturing EngineerCaterpillar Inc Electric Power – Newberry, South Carolina
Hired to help with the startup of the Newberry facility.
Responsible for the planning, and design development of the assembly line processes for the production of Gas and Diesel Generator sets.
Head the transition of Power Module to Newberry.
Project Coordinator responsible for planning the Bay 3 facility expansion, facility layout, and ordering of capital equipment.
This project consists of 2 new assembly lines and test equipment.
Helped with the design of a quality software system that gives direct and immediate real time feedback to assembly stations.
Responsible for all torque equipment, order and calibration.
Trained in the SAP system.
Member of the ISO Certification and NPI teams.
Provide technical support to the manufacturing floor personnel.
Certified in Humantech's Applied Industrial Ergonomics.
Trained in the New Capital Introduction process(NCI).
A certified 6 Sigma Greenbelt and lead on several projects.
Member of the VST and CPS teams.
Attended and completed the Standard Work Environment.
01/1999 to 01/2006
Manufacturing EngineerCaterpillar Inc Hydraulic Cylinder Group – Sumter, South Carolina
Have been in Process Engineering going on 12 years.
Worked in Cat planning for 5 years.
Helped with the startup of the Sumter focus facility.
Responsible for planning the process for the manufacture of Hydraulic Cylinders and improving process flow.
Provide technical assistance to the manufacturing floor.
Proficient in the use of cat network and planning screens
01/1992 to 01/1999
Process Engineer/Senior Level ProgrammerFederal Mogul Corp Power train Systems – Sumter, South Carolina
Responsible for programming horizontal and vertical CNC machining centers and Laser marking systems.
Associate of Science: Organizational Management Ashford University - Clinton, Iowa
Diploma: Engineering Graphics Technology Central Carolina Technical College - Sumter, South Carolina
Bachelor: Art Claflin University - Orangeburg, South Carolina
Caterpillar - SWE training, Sanford NC * Caterpillar - Applied Industrial Ergonomics* Caterpillar - NCI training, Peoria Illinois* CPS Yellow Belt* Caterpillar - 6 Sigma certified Greenbelt: Hillcrest High School - Sumter, South Carolina
Project Management: Supervised team of five to ensure projects stayed on track and were delivered under-budget. Quality Assurance: Eliminated machine defects.
Supervision Supervised and maintained [people, process, procedure] to ensure [positive result].
willing to relocate and travel... enjoy Golf, Softball, Bowling, Sketching