Logistics and Supply Chain Manager
Dedicated, passionate, and technically skilled business professional with a versatile management skill set developed through experience as a manufacturing supply chain manager.
Excel in resolving employer challenges with innovative solutions, systems and process improvements proven to increase efficiency, customer satisfaction and the bottom line.
Material handling expertise
Production line management
Timely safety audits
Inventory management specialist
Root cause analysis
Strong leadership abilities
Cause and effect analysis
Materials ManagerMay 2011 to Current Progress Rail Services - Waskom, TX
Successfully managed production activities so all orders were shipped on time.
Investigated and implement ideas for quality improvement, increased productivity and cost reduction.
Managed documentation of and training on production procedures and work instructions.
Maintained and communicated daily productivity and shipment reports for all departments.
Immediately addressed all expired product dispositions.
Drove daily production activities with effective communication and leadership.
Worked with quality manager to achieve the proper segregation and recycling of all wash and rework.
Completed required safety training programs for OSHA and SafeStart.
Supervisor of Downstream OperationsSeptember 2008 to May 2011 Progress Rail Sevices - Albertville, AL
Verified that all process control parameters were being documented and followed at all times.
Procured required manufacturing equipment and parts.
Created and updated department work instructions and reports on a regular basis.
Returns Warehouse ForemanJanuary 1999 to January 2008 Mitchell Grocery Corp - Albertville, AL
Managed returns coming back from customers as well as the cleaning and fueling of the fleet of trucks.
Reduced shrink by stream lining receiving methods and procedures and decreasing the time needed to expedite returns.
Increased employee moral by assigning tasks specific to the strengths of the employee equating to a more efficient operation.
Athens State University2011Athens, AL Bachelor of Arts: Operations Management
Member of Phi Theta Kappa
Snead State Community College2009Boaz, AL Associate of Arts: General Business