Dedicated and innovative Production Technician with expertise in manufacturing and plan operations. Competent safety and quality technician demonstrating outstanding abilities in maintaining zero incidents, reducing man hours and retaining a 100% quality rating during the production processes. Qualified problem solver with skills in resolving issues encountered during production with minimal supervision. Team trainer delivering on-the-job training to new associations and individuals learning new operational procedures. Adaptable team player easily coordinating and implementing approved changes within the manufacturing process.
Quality Control Project Support
Mechanical Knowledge Written/Verbal Communication
Cost Control Extensive Organizational Skills
Mathematics Production Scheduling
Critical Thinking Time Management
By the 2nd year at Dusty's Auto Body the detail profits went up over 275% and there was always a waiting list.
Received multiple raises and promotions based on my ability to get other departments to work together better.
06/2014 to Current
Paint Prep, Receiving, FloatUltimate Auto Body － Appleton, WI
Painter/prep/assistant- A lot of the work I do in the paint department is the sanding, scuffing, taping, and quality control.
At times when needed I do the actual painting.
Receiving- I mostly inventory and inspect incoming parts.
Then pass on the information to the other departments as needed.
Detail- Auto detailing interior and exterior, waxing, buffing, steam cleaning and anything else needed.
I usually trouble shoot and fix any water leaks a customer may have.
Floater- More than anything this is my job.
I help anywhere and everywhere it might be needed.
I have to prioritize and sometimes delegate work out to others.
06/2012 to 04/2014
Supervisor of detail/incoming prep/outgoing quality control- As supervisor I was responsible for delegating daily/weekly/monthly job duties for the employees in my department.
Assuring all work was completed in the necessary time frames.
Resolving any issues within the department.
Maintaining and ordering inventory of products used.
Working with all other departments to maintain our high standard of quality.
Providing technical training to co-works and new staff.
Incoming vehicle preparations- We were responsible for every vehicle coming into the shop.
Preparing them for the paint and body departments.
Including but not limited to; Washing, using solvents to remove wax, grease, and any other contaminates, disassembly, and trouble shooting.
Outgoing vehicle quality control and finishing- All outgoing vehicles also came through our department.
The last step in the shop before customers receive their vehicle.
Also including but not limited to; assuring the quality of the paint, correct colors and blending, no dust or dirt in the paint, wet sanding buffing, assuring the quality of the body work.
Final wash and cleaning of interior.
Detailing- We provided detail full detail services for automobiles, boats, airplanes, and anything else we would get.
We were the highest quality detail service in town.
Usually booked out for months in advance.
Interior, exterior, over spray removal, paint restoration, buffing, waxing, engine bay, headlight restoration, and much more.
Worked in paint department and body shop at times leading to my current employment.
04/2009 to 06/2012
Car Wash SupervisorWestcoast Car Wash and Detail - 90 S. Pere Marquette Hwy － Ludington, MI
Supervisor of full service car wash- Responsible for most day to day operations including but not limited to; Scheduling, job assignments, involved in hiring and firing, maintenance, customer service and complaints, accounting for car wash sales of all shifts, money drops and bank deposits, training, and any other aspect of maintaining a smooth and efficient full service and self service car wash.
West Coast Customs and Detail- I also worked in the detail and custom audio/video departments.
At times I worked in the customs department installing stereo systems, camera's, remote starters, and much more.
I was also partially responsible for the detail department.
Overseeing day today activities, training, helping, or sending my employees to help as needed.
Associate of Arts: Psychology Business, Communications and Organizational Psychology Speech and Communication, Sociology and PsychologyWest Shore Community Collage － Scottville, MIPsychology 66 Business, Communications and Organizational Psychology Speech and Communication, Sociology and Psychology