Manufacturing professional with ten years of experience. Trained in Lean manufacturing implementation and thrives in a dynamic, challenging and fast-paced work environment. Assertive and enthusiastic, with extensive knowledge of lean manufacturing and continuous improvement principles with an unsurpassed worth ethic.
Certified lean trainer
Continuous Improvement specialist
Shop Floor Management expert
Experienced in Value Stream Analysis
Root cause problem solving trainer
Project Management experience
ZF TransmissionsGray Court, SCLean Manufacturing Specialist09/2013 to Current
Strategize and implement Lean / Six Sigma principles and methodologies.
Support manufacturing operations to eliminate waste and increase efficiency in manufacturing processes.
Lead and facilitate Kaizen (ZFPS) lean workshops.
Conduct Value Stream Analysis within manufacturing processes with the goal of improving flow, identifying waste, and developing a strategic plan for improvements.
Implement Lean Manufacturing methods such as Shop Floor Management, 5s, TPM, Changeover Optimization, Standard Work, etc.
Develop and analyze KPI's to identify inefficiencies in manufacturing processes.
Use root cause problem solving tools to improve.
Coach / Train employees in Lean Manufacturing principles such as 5S and waste recognition.
Work closely with top and middle management to develop leadership and create a culture of continuous improvement throughout the facility.
South Carolina PlasticsFountain Inn, SCTool Room Lead04/2013 to 09/2013