Well rounded individual that consistently shows leadership and pride in day to day work while implementing a creative approach to problem solving and maintenance that benefits the company through reliable operation and minimum production downtime. My constant desire of self improvement, dedication, and quest for knowledge drive me to succeed in everything I do.
Industrial Ammonia Refrigeration
Single phase and three phase electric
Control panels and motor starters
Programmable Logic Controllers
Familiar with reading blue prints and schematics
Strong mechanical abilities
General building maintenance
GiantCarlisle, PaAmmonia Refrigeration Operator/Technician09/2000 to Current
Responsible for the maintenance and safe operation of the ammonia refrigeration system for the P.D.C. Perform preventative maintenance and repair of screw compressors, condensers, pump packages, evaporators, valve stations, and banana ripening rooms. Complete temperature and ammonia sensor calibrations biannually.
Developed, implemented, and updated SOPs
Achieved greater system efficiency, energy savings, and water reduction through the implementation of proper maintenance and the adjustment of the original house suction pressures and head pressure.
On call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to resolve any issues and ensure the achievement of proper temperatures within the facility.
Supervised and worked with outside maintenance contractors from getting quotes, to scheduling the repair of existing equipment, and ensuring that repairs are done in a safe and timely fashion.
Forklift Technician/Building MaintenanceResponsible for the preventative maintenance and repair of numerous types of electric forklifts. Ability to handle forklift and building maintenance needs unsupervised to ensure that production is resumed with as little down time as possible.
Inventory ControlAudited pallets of outbound product to ensure store satisfaction in receiving the proper quantities and the correct product ordered. Provided incentive to associates to select orders accurately through verbal and written communication.
Picker-Order Selector/LoaderSelected cases and loaded trucks to fulfill the customers order in an accurate and timely fashion. Responsible for the safe operation of powered industrial equipment in a competitive environment.
Education and Training
Thaddeus Stevens College of TechnologyI have been involved with yearly training provided by Thaddeus Stevens and Refrigerating Engineers & Technicians Association (R.E.T.A.) 2014 thru 2017
2009Garden City Ammonia Program (G.C.A.P.)
High School Diploma2000Big Spring School District, Newville, PA
Activities and Honors
Refrigerating Engineers & Technicians Association (R.E.T.A.) member since 2014.