Driven Operations Maintenance Coordinator with the reputation of being detail oriented while working towards departmental goals. Possessing outstanding communicational skills, both written and oral, with proven ability to interact effectively with employees and management at all levels. Effectively established relationships with Production Operators, Maintenance Personnel and all levels of Supervisory Management to build department reliability. Adept at identifying and mitigating production halting issues, managing operators work schedules, long term Project planning, interpreting regulations and policies and developing policy and procedures to ensure department alignment with plant and corporate goals. A leader by example also experienced in developing employee talent.
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Proficient in SAP
Training and development
06/2013 to Current
Operations Maintenance CoordinatorInternational Paper Company - Valliant, OK
Coordinated department maintenance with production needs.
Planned yearly Annual Maintenance outages.
Ensure department compliance with Mill and Corporate policy and requirements.
Helped define training requirements , developed materials and facilitated employee training.
Chaired and strengthened employee participation in department Central Safety Committee.
Scheduled employee vacations and weekly work schedules for time approval.
Investigated department safety incidents conducting appropriate follow-up up to and including disciplinary actions.
Oversaw department Maintenance budget.
Built cross-functional relationships across multiple levels of departments
11/2013 to 06/2013
Resource CoordinatorInternational Paper Company - Valliant, OK
Front Line Supervisor responsible for all supervision of all production of mill when area management was not present (at nights and weekends).
Conducted 1:1s with operational personnel to build trust and bridge communication between hourly and salary.
Responsible for helping operators grow their talents and skills as operators as well as people.
07/1988 to 11/2012
Production OperatorInternational Paper Company - Valliant, OK
Responsible for day-to-day Recycle Fiber system operations as Crew Leader.
Led Monthly Shift Safety Meetings
Responsible for reviewing and updating SOPs and Department Lockouts.
Updated Operations Training Manual material and associated testing.
08/1978 to 12/1987
Store ManagerDaves Grocery - Valliant, OK
Responsible for daily operations of a 10,000 sq ft retail grocery store with $4 million sales annually.
Oversaw the work schedules for 30+ full-time and part-time employees.
Responsible for interviewing, hiring, terminating and discipline of employees.
General StudiesTexas A&M University, Commerce - Commerce, TX, USA
Coursework: Statistical Methods, Advanced Managerial Accounting, Applied Business Research, Financial Management, Managerial & Organizational Behavior and Marketing Management.
BBA: ManagementSoutheastern Oklahoma State University - Durant , OK, USA
General Business studies concentrating in Management.
GED: General GEDChoctaw Nation - Broken Bow, OK, USA