B61 Manufacturing Operations Lead with more than 21 years of experience planning, developing and implementing analysis and management to ensure quality manufacture of company products and operations. Hardworking, strong and physically agile manufacturing professional who excels at planning and design platforms for production operations, weapons building processes and maintenance infrastructure. Multi-faceted, skilled lead production operator & manufacturing logistician & SCM customer service professional 21 years of experience as government contractor for military production operations, logistics & supply lifecycle support services.
Advanced engineering knowledge
Business development experience
Initiative to work independently
Production scheduling familiarity
Quality inspection professional
Used operational knowledge of systems, parts and components to solve problems that arose during assembly.
Contributed to an annual 8% increase in productivity through improvements in operations, quality, safety and administration.
Personally managed production activities to guarantee 100% of orders were shipped on-time.
Manufacturing Operations Lead07/2016 to CurrentThe Boeing CompanySaint Charles, MO
Implement, update, and manage manufacturing build schedule, cost and performance plans for B61 program.
Support air vehicle design, mission systems, training, tooling and product support teams for B61 to integrate technical solutions across multiple disciplines.
Maintain the program production architecture for all B61 Tail Kit Assembly (TKA) build.
Area custodian for B61 controlled production area.
Manage/Monitor room escort/ unescorted access.
Manage daily room entry and closed container forms.
Authorized custodian for production equipment.
Manage/Monitor on hand production inventory levels.
Customers Custodian on all delivered products (class & unclass products).
Produce Line of Balance reports, communicate reports with program participants/leaders.
Support supplier material delivery/receipt processes and inventory registry.
Resolve technical problems of significant impact to B61 production performance, cost &/or schedule.
Validate and ensure B61 production readiness of solutions to problems.
Implement lean principles and technologies.
Manufacturing Operations Analyst06/2015 to 07/2016The Boeing CompanySaint Charles, MO
Supports the DA production team with technical knowledge, manufacturing project leadership with process management and improvement techniques to satisfy contractual requirements.
Performs B61 EMD Production Operations for B61 and HUM product builds and contractual deliverables.
Managing HUM/HAAWC/B61 Production Schedule for Bill of Material procurement, inventory, manufacture, Operational Method Sheets builds, and product configuration management of customer deliverables.
Track manufacturing inventory for B61 EMD program to match production plan.
Control TipQA product manufacture impacts and manage changes to OMS work orders.
Knowledge of TeamCenter configuration control, BESSy shipping system, Weapons Information System -workstation information system use of JDAM Manufacturing System/Material Planning/Electronic Work Orders.
Weapons Lead Logistician07/2014 to 06/2015The Boeing CompanySaint Charles, MO
Lead Integrated Logistics Support for Harpoon and SLAM ER depot repair status report, spares, ECPs, and LSA.
Coordinate with depot repair, supplier management, contracts, and ILS element functions to set/report depot repair status to international customers.
Weapons Logistician09/2008 to 07/2014The Boeing CompanySaint Charles, MO
Lead Foreign Military Sales JDAM Ammunitions/Avionics Maintenance Training activities.
Sustainment Support Management for USAF/FMS & Technical Publications.
Develop and document processes.
Support Design Reviews CCBs, technical reviews, for JDAM platforms.
Design for Supportability of unique weapon SE, container, transportation & aircraft loading equipment for the extended range 500lb & 2k lb JDAM.
Aircraft Lead Logistician05/2007 to 09/2008The Boeing CompanySaint Louis, MO
Produced Level of Repair Analysis reports for USN, USAF & DCS customers that influenced design support concepts for Direct Attack products.
Provided Warranty part tracking and service reports for T-38 avionics components and SDB weapons carriages.
Produced parts identification manual, repair parts and special tools list for US Army Fort Rucker customers.
Manage TipQA Impacts with product sustainment design improvements.
Managed damage recording database and management emphasis tracking tool for customer notification and concurrence of squadron damaged/warranty items.
Recognized for revamping deficient processes, significantly boosting efficiency and productivity and cost savings.
Total Asset Visibility (TAV), Government On-Line Data (GOLD) and Contract On-Line Pre-Processing Release/Repairs (COPPR) experience.
Brisbane, QLD 2006-2007:.
Performed audits on the JP129, uncovering deficiencies and provided recommendations to support a LEAN environment.
Developed Facilities Criticality Analysis Report to satisfy customer requirement for engineering review of supply support elements such as Lifecycle Cost, Technical Data Plan and Logistics Support Analysis.
Aircraft Logistician02/2002 to 02/2006The Boeing CompanySaint Louis, MO
Logistics Program Administrator, responsible for the financial analysis, definition of statement of work objectives, and integration of team data for contract negotiations as a Customer Account Manager.
Integrated supplier/subcontractor and internal estimates for contract negotiations of the Singapore PBL contract.
Present EVM data, provide variance explanations, develop plans to mitigate risk and provide analysis to upper management.
Job Career Summary02/1996 to CurrentThe Boeing CompanySaint Louis, MO
Twenty one year Boeing tenure with focus in designs for production, supportability, spares, provisioning, parts catalogue recording, configuration management, inventory management, database administration, repairs level, customer account management, and customer service for aircraft and weapon platforms.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Aviation ManagementSouthern Illinois UniversityCarbondale, IllAviation Management
Masters of Science: Aviation SafetyDec 2015Central Missouri State UniversityWarrensburg, MO.Aviation Safety University of Missouri Saint Louis, Logistics and Supply Chain Management Certification - Complete by