Dependable candidate seeking a career within this expanding industry. Ready to offer a positive outlook and 5+ years of related work experience. I am motivated to prove my potential everyday to a company that feels more like family
Have an outstanding past with some of the current staff, looking to build upon that foundation. Develop strong team chemistry, and gaining the respect of my peers is valuable to me. Continue raising the bar. Improvement = Growth
Mindful to continue impressive safety record.
Aim to develop simple strategies for maximizing production and efficiency by reducing downtime, lowering scrap rates.
Set reasonable short-term goals that can be easily achieved with teamwork and positive energy.
"Employee's who feel appreciated and valued by his peers will always do more than what is expected!"
Skills & Strengths
Honest and Accountable (I'm coach-able when need to be)
Above average Leadership/Communication skills
Knowledgeable & Experience within the industry
I am a goal oriented, motivated, self-driven individual. I am seeking long term employment with a competitive company aiming to grow, presenting opportunities for advancement. Shift chemistry/culture is important. Display of respect, appreciation, and loyalty throughout the entire staff is the motivation that drives to push above and beyond the "day-to-day" responsibilities.
Lead by example, Optimist, "a people pusher"
Ability to adapt and overcome problems by searching for positive solutions
Hold myself to a high set of standards (I try to "set the bar high" for myself and team)
Pay close attention to detail
Case Picker10/2019 to 12/2019Manpower (Ryder Distribution)Minster, OH
Operated stand-up and high-reach lift trucks
Utilized inventory tracking system to locate and pick merchandise to fulfill daily customer orders
Recorded and input daily production data into company inventory system
Met or exceed total production quota on consistent basis
Volunteered to take on additional shifts when available
Climate controlled environment
Set-Up Technician/Group Leader04/2016 to 04/2019Versa Pak LTDCelina, OH
Oversaw and managed the production 5 lines, with varying output capabilities ranging from 100-900 LBS/HR
Set up and operated machines such as blenders, extruders, bag machines, and winders to create various polyethylene flexible packaging products
Read diagrams and work orders to coordinate machine schedule.
Performed routine Quality Audits, recorded data to ensure final products met customer expectation. Applied adjustments when necessary in order to keep product spec inside acceptable tolerance range
Monitored, maintained, and re-supplied any raw materials needed for the duration of the shift
Assisted operators with their tasks as well offered relief when my availability allowed for break and meal times
Stretch-wrapped and staged finished products for shipment to help meet shipping schedules
Maximized production efficiency by minimizing down-time during changeovers or any unexpected delay
Strived to maintain a scrap rate ranging 5% to 10% of total LBS produced daily
Line Operator06/2015 to 04/2016Versa Pak LTDCelina, OH
Read and interpret work orders, verified the correct raw material was used and recipe percentages were properly programmed into blender.
Responsible for regular quality inspections during process. Prepped all packaging material needed ahead of time
Maintained optimal production schedules by safely and quickly operating machinery near the end of production line. Removing rolls, inspected product for quality defects, applied proper labeling, and finally securing products neat and secure for appearance final delivery to the customer
Completed paperwork including all quality inspections performed, logged any downtime as well as disposal/recording all scrap material produced during start up processes
Maintained clean and organized work space
Aided Set-Up during start up or downtime when needed
Line Operator01/2010 to 08/2012Accutech Films Inc.Coldwater, OH
Learned about Good Manufacturing Practices and potential hazards inside a manufacturing facility
Trained on how to perform my tasks as safe and efficiently possible
Read and understand work order terminology, specifications, and diagrams
Removed finished products from machines and separated rejected products that failed to meet quality spec
Applied labels and transferred products to final shipping area safely and quickly
Secured finished packaged items for shipment, often placing rolls inside cardboard cartons or cradle packaging
Maintained clean and organized work space
Education and Training
High School Diploma05/2006Minster High SchoolMinster, OH
Completed Vocational program with Tri-Star for Automotive Mechanics
Some College (No Degree): Mechanical EngineeringJames A Rhodes State CollegeLima, OH