Results-oriented Manager with 20 years of leadership in the manufacturing industry.
Proven track record of leading personnel to exceed goals including; production throughput,
on time delivery, budget, and quality. Continuously seeks out ways to improve operations. Makes team-building a top priority. Possesses a strong sense of ownership for all projects.
A self-starter that does what it takes to get the job done.
Business Unit Manager January 2010 to CurrentJabil, Inc － San Jose, CA
Performed Account Management for the Contract Manufacturing of several high profile consumer electronic products from New Product Introduction (NPI) to Mass Production.
The products include groundbreaking and disruptive technology in the consumer electronics markets including Augmented and Virtual Reality Headsets.
Held overall account responsibility for; contract negotiations, P&L Management, Forecasting, and Job Quoting (Last year revenue was over $87M).
Focused on customer satisfaction by aligning the customer needs to the company's capabilities, then measuring progress through daily, weekly and monthly metrics.
Procured and implemented a $5 million Electronics assembly department including multiple automation, and manual assembly lines with favorable return on investment.
under 2 years).
Production Manager January 2004 to January 2010Quantum Engineering, Inc － Orange Park, FL
Managed the operation consisting of new product production and an equipment repair depot.
Including; manufacturing, quality, test, facilities maintenance, and EHS).
Worked "hands on" with the Supervisors and area leads, ensuring a safe and productive workforce (120 personnel).
Implemented a one piece flow process to manage the company's substantial growth - tripling production volumes.
Received several customer service awards for quick order fulfillment).
Excelled at learning the company's ERP software system and was considered the in-house user expert.
Department Manager January 1999 to January 2003Hansgrohe, Inc － Alpharetta, GA
Lead overall Project Management for the startup of a new "State of the art" Electroplating on plastics department.
Area included the automated plating on plastics line, supporting waste water treatment plant and chemical testing laboratory).
Worked with German Engineers on equipment design, and local contractors on construction permitting.
Performed all environmental permitting and compliance with state and county government officials.
Developed and documented all department processes and procedures, and hired and trained all department personnel.
Manufacturing Engineering Manager Jabil, Inc
Managed a team of 30 Manufacturing Engineers, Industrial Engineers and Engineering Technicians.
Implemented a tiered Engineer and technician structure to give the Engineers more support, and expose technicians to learn and become more empowered.
Maintained department budgets including the sites manufacturing fixed assets, and lead a capital improvement project of a $5M SMT line upgrade with an ROI of under 2 years.
Project was evaluated and analyzed under the Lean / Kaizen format).
Improved the sites capabilities by bringing several new technologies including; automated assembly, SMT (PoP) Package on Package, component Under-Fill, and Ultrasonic Welding.
Served as the sites escalation path for any Engineering concerns, including corrective actions to quality issues, as well as continuous improvement efforts.
Masters of Business Administration : April, 2012University of Florida － Gainesville, FL
B.S : Environmental Science, May, 1995University of New Haven － West Haven, CTEnvironmental Science Dean's List, Hunter Grubb Scholarship
Certifications & Training: Business Development Boot camp, Jabil
ISO 9000 Lead Auditor, ASQ
RCRA Hazardous Materials Management
Internal Lean Bronze Certification, Jabil
Intuitive ERP, vendor site course
Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power point, Project)
Playing Golf, Sports (Miami Dolphins fan), Auto restoration (Sports and Muscle cars), Exercising (especially swimming) and learning to play guitar.
Account Management, art, automation, budgets, Business Development, consumer electronics, continuous improvement, contract negotiations, customer satisfaction, customer service, Electronics, Engineer, equipment design, equipment repair, ERP, facilities maintenance, fixed assets, Forecasting, German, government, ISO 9000, Materials Management, Excel, Microsoft Office, Power point, Word, permitting, personnel, processes, progress, Project Management, quality, quick, Reality, technician, upgrade, water treatment, Welding
Hobbies: Playing Golf, Sports (Miami Dolphins fan), Auto restoration (Sports and Muscle cars), Exercising (especially swimming) and learning to play guitar.