To comprehensively hone the intrinsic values of financial management, project management, and logistical awareness to overcome circumstantial anomalies, to achieve objectives, minimize inefficiencies and maximize asset utilization. Highly effective management professional emphasizing innovation and creativity in solving complex problems. Energetic and results-focused with success in developing and leading diverse teams to achieve outstanding results. The candidate is a seasoned Operations Manager who excels at streamlining operations to decrease costs and promote organizational efficiency. Resourceful Operations Manager bringing comprehensive background in Financial Management and Human Resources as well personnel management.
Cost reduction strategies
Budgeting and forecasting
Project planning and development
Quality assurance and control
Purchasing and procurement
Unsurpassed work ethic
Fluent in [Thai] and Conversational Spanish
Human resources management
Work flow planning
06/2012 to Current
Plant ManagerEcoplast - Consolidated Container Company – Fontana, CA
Assist in the coordination of Day to Day operations of processing and classification of scrap plastics.
Responsible for implementation of OSHA safety guidelines and HR Duties Oversaw aspects of custom blends in correlation with purchase orders and pending request customization Oversaw aspects of Stormwater Prevention Guidelines as well as D.O.T compliance and B.I.T compliance Oversaw critical aspects of extrusion production with regards to specific blends; rotational shift productivity and ensuring production quality.
Extrusion productivity/efficiency increased 18% during tenure Oversaw daily monitoring of CTA for all personnel / Responsible for Safety Training/Reporting/Incident Investigation/Construct of 4-hour Reporting/Corrective Action/Preventive Measures of Potential Hazards Report Directly to Regional Operations Director / COO regarding weekly production performance; Monthly Incident reporting/ Critical aspects of Cost Analysis as it related to personnel/production/T.O/ROI of production/labor/market price.
Reduced employee turnover by 50% through critical evaluation filters per department.
Established and maintained 2 vendor partnerships resulting in annual reduction costs by 25-300%*; and tying cost to tracking index
04/2004 to 05/2012
Sr. Operations ManagerBestway Recycling Company – Los Angeles, CA
Responsible for Day to Day Operations of MRF Facility; packaging of baled goods and purchasing of post consumer plastic and non-ferrous commodities Responsible for compliance of OSHA guidelines and regulations; oversaw all aspects of workers compensation claims, safety training, recruiting, team building/management/training for 300+ employees Responsible for D.O.T.
Department of Transportation) compliance with regards to safety maintenance of company equipment and Federal driver safety guidelines.
Responsible for E.P.A.
Environment Protection Agency) guidelines, Los Angeles County Hazmat guidelines, and Stormwater Prevention Guidelines Assist in the Coordination of transfer of necessary material goods from 7-subdivisions located in California, Nevada, Texas, and Mexico.
Supervised a team of 7 area managers and 300 associates.
Reduced overtime by 50% by creating stretch rotations.
07/2001 to 03/2004
Finance ManagerRamcast Ornamental Supply Company – Los Angeles, CA
Responsible for Forecasting Sales and Profits for 3-subdivisions with respect to monthly, quarterly, and annual figures with respect to trend analysis.
Increased GM by 15% Responsible for Forecasting Weekly Cash Flows for the Monetary Disbursement of funds to appropriate Material Vendors in the U.S., Mexico, Australia, Thailand, Korea, and China Responsible for the Commencement and Maintenance of all International Letters of Credit involving payments, discounts, as well as the restructuring of notes of credit.
Oversaw the maintenance of Accounts Receivables Credit accounts with respect to Authorizing Corporate Credit Accounts, Authorizing additional Credit or Liquidating the Account due to Delinquency with regards to payment Responsible for the Quarterly maintenance of Financial Covenants with regard to guidelines provided by the credit lending institution.
Responsible for any Negotiation and/or Restructuring of Corporate Debt with respect to current and future company goals, financial situation, and current and future interest rate environment.
Supervised a team of 3 area managers and 70 associates.
Managed capital funding requests of up to $1 million from project approval to project closeout.
Established project control procedures such as project forecasts and cash flow projections.
Established and maintained 3 vendor partnerships.
Reduced average contract expenses by 60% through aggressive negotiations with OEM vendors
Added $1.5 million in additional revenue by direct negotiation with OEM and establishing LC.
Bachelor of Arts: Finance and Marketing California State University of Fullerton - Fullerton, CA
Finance and Marketing Historical and Current Career Synopsis
Coursework in Managerial Accounting and Corporate Financial Management
Strategy and Problems in Management seminar
Principles of Operations Management course
Student government representative
Through meticulous recruiting filters, helped rebuilt an entire operational production team in 3 months; 12-18 months ahead of Corporate Management forecast
Reduced the Experience Mod Rate from 1.91 to 1.1 in 24 months with rigorous claims management and oversight