I am a proven leader in the Industrial Mechanical Food Industry. With over thirteen years of continuous work and gratitude
towards the safety of myself, as well as my fellow team members in the Poultry Processing Industry as a production
worker, lead operator, maintenance technician and maintenance technician lead, I posses the skills, drive and
determination that it takes to be a beneficial asset to any company, given the opportunity.
Team building Electrical diagnostics
Decisive leader Problem solving
Employee engagement mechanically inclined
Exceptional time management skills SAP
Personnel Time management
02/2016 to Current
Maintenance SupervisorTyson Foods － Vienna, GA
I am responsible for the safe and successful operation of Tyson Foods Tray Pack process.
I supervise a team of technicians in
the Weigh Price Labeling and Ossid departments.
I assist and repair any machinery that is non operable or causing a
stop in production.
I perform daily safety meeting.
Order parts that may be critical in the continuous operation of
Perform safety audit task through the direct instructions of my immediate supervisor or manager.
policy and procedures of Tyson foods.
Attend training from vendors in order to gain the knowledge needed to train less
On call in case of situations arising that are beyond the technician on duty knowledge.
Safety first, no exceptions.
Enter information into the SAP system such as notifications, work orders,
planned and unplanned.
Second in command to my Superintendent to carry out the direct orders in a timely and
Attend monthly training on Tyson's core safety mandates, policy and procedure.
Assist my lead technician in the training and efficiency of work scheduling for team members.
I work closely with management on ways
to prevent problems as they arise.
Supervise a team of fifteen technicians to include refrigeration, 1st processing & second processing.
I correct and approve time and attendance for personnel
Oversee the successful start up of the kill side to begin production for the oncoming shift.
Perform daily rounds and compile daily reports to pass down to the next shift.
Communicate with my Maintenance manager about any possible interruptions that may arise during production.
Uphold and discipline technicians when not following policy and procedure.
Manage cost and labor throughout the department.
10/2015 to 02/2016
Packaging Machine Operator/ Business Unit LeaderPepsico/ Frito Lay － Perry, GA
I was responsible for the safe and successful operation operation of Ishida scales, bag makers and automatic case
Supervised a team of 21 employees in the potato chip processing and safe deliverance to our customers.
Scheduled a non conflicting work schedule according to the demand of our customers.
Entered personnel time into the
Kronos system which in turn had to be approved by payroll.
Approved or denied vacation time off.
on equipment in a timely manner.
Learned how to diagnose and troubleshoot problems through logix 5000.
Executed time and money saving procedures within the facility through waste management and labor hours.
sanitary and housekeeping duties.
Inspected and notified the proper personnel if safety hazards were present or
Took direct instructions from my coordinator in improving team member interactions with each other.
08/2006 to 09/2015
Maintenance Technician LeadTyson Foods － Vienna, GA
I was responsible for the continuous operation of second processing poultry processing equipment.
safety meetings as well as participated as a first responder on the HAZMAT team.
Performed preventive and predictive
maintenance on: DSI Accura Portioners, Water Jet Pumps, USA Slicers, Oval, Dynaric and StraPak strappers,
Overhead processing lines, conveyors shafts, bearings, scales, electrical circuits, Weigh Price Labeling scales,
Pearson Case erectors, Evis rehangers, Cage dump, turn wheels.
I performed welding and cutting of metal apparatus.
Daily monitoring of floor operations, such as safety hazards that may arise in the everyday operation.
Entered downtime and work orders as well as notifications into the SAP system.
Worked closely with
management to limit downtime on equipment.
Trained new employees on how to effectively and quickly repair equipment.
Worked closely with JBT to help in the training of their new technicians.
Ordered parts in a timely but critical manner.
Followed the direction of my manager to successfully and diligently come up with solutions to problems as they arise.
Wore proper PPE when performing certain task.
04/2005 to 07/2006
DSI LeadTyson Foods － Vienna, GA
I was the first team member to be introduced to the new era of DSI.
My first appointment was a trip to Sandusky, Ohio where I was trained on the safe and successful operation of a 714 and
624 DSI accura portioner.
I lead 3 lines of team members.
With my knowledge I trained less knowledgeable operators in
the safe and successful operation of Accura Portioners.
Worked closely with my supervisor, manager, and maintenance
personnel to achieve positive results.
I made sure that we were running efficiently and safely.
I kept up with all
consistencies and inconsistencies through periodic data checks using scales and calipers.
Worked closely with Quality
assurance to ensure that we were giving our customers exactly what they wanted.
Followed all Government regulations
with compliance and GMP's.
Attended annual training on Tyson core safety mandates as well as code of conduct.
05/2003 to 04/2005
Pallet Jack OperatorTyson Foods － Vienna, GA
I was responsible for the safe operation and movement of finished product to and from the shipping cooler by way of an
electric pallet jack.
I weighed finished product, retrieved scale ticket, made sure the scale was calibrated to Tyson Foods
I placed whatever product I was transporting in front of the manifestor's station to be prepared for shipping.
I manually palletized product to be shipped or staged.
Associate of Applied Science: ElectronicsSouth Ga. Technical College － Cordele, GAElectronics
Associate of Applied Science degreemath 099, algebraic concepts 1013, college algebra 1111, intro to psychology, Trigonometry,
Soldering, AC circuits 1&2, DC circuits 1&2, Intro to computers, Industrial safety procedures, blueprint reading &
schematics, solid state devices.
High School Diploma: Technical PrepatoryDooly Co. High School － Vienna, GA, United StatesTechnical Prepatory
From 2005-2015 I was a part of a team of technicians that helped our company become the #1 supplier for Wendy's food
I performed extensive troubleshooting and problem solving on DSI water jet cutting portioners, which was the
ultimate piece in producing the product that Wendy's wanted.
Currently I am leading a team of technicians that I believe
will be the standard (for technicians) in the Tray Packing Industry.
With the training that I have obtained would be a great
asset to other technicians.
blueprint reading, calipers, DC, direction, , GMP, Government regulations, Kronos, Team building, machinery, math, meetings, pallet jack, payroll, Personnel, Problem solving, psychology, Quality
assurance, Safety, SAP, scheduling, schematics, shipping, Soldering, specification, supervisor, technician, Time management, troubleshoot, welding