MANUFACTURING/OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT Exemplary record providing the vision and decisive leadership in operations, logistics, supply chain management, quality improvement and project management. Successful at building plant infrastructures and establishing operating controls that facilitate smooth operations during periods of significant growth and rapid downsizing. Extremely effective at integrating emerging technologies and operational systems/processes to solve complex business problems. Talent for developing high-performance teams, making effective decisions under any conditions, and quickly revising tactics to achieve goals within aggressive time frames.
Installed dual raw material bulk liquid tanks lowering delivered saving $100 thousand annually.
Developed new corrugated container vendor lowering cost $50 thousand annually.
Coordinated conversion for installation of bulk rail raw material silo's saving $240 thousand annually.
Quality Assurance/Customer Service Oversaw logistic operations and provided impeccable customer service.
Leadership retooling relationship with Corporate Customer Service resulting in CEO "Best Improved Plant" Corporate Award.
Developed domestic/international business relations increasing plant sales by 15%.
Facilitated and implemented strategic marketing/sales business action plans.
Created specialized new formulation in Florida, sales escalated from zero to 96,000 units in 16 months growing company market share by 13%.
Facilitated USG Research trials, marketing/sales training, and visited jobsites working "hand in hand" teaching applicator techniques.
Coordinated Research quality funded programs.
Designed and implemented quality equipment highly successful in reducing paper breaks by 80%.
Instrumental in securing Research specialty funds to design equipment enhancing plant/customer efficiencies.
Research funds vastly improved finished product quality measured by customer preference.
Consultant, 01/2010 to 01/2011ANDES COURIERS EXPRESS － Dallas, Texas
The position includes fundamental assessment of business operating plans, re-engineering of the business website, strategic redevelopment of financial fundamentals, upgrade of logistic scheduling, capacity utilization, retooling of brand awareness to existing and potential customers for growth opportunity.
Plant Production Manager, 01/2004 to 01/2009UNITED STATES GYPSUM COMPANY － Jacksonville, FL
The primary function of the role included the responsibility for the design, building and start up of a multi-million dollar Greenfield manufacturing site for building materials in the Alabama, Georgia and Florida markets.
The position also included all operational accountabilities of multiple production lines, health & safety standards, Supply Chain, quality specifications, Reliability MP2 Maintenance Program, Logistics, facilitate Oracle WIP technology implementation, developing marketing/sales strategy, new product development and exceeding monetary budget capital objectives.
Plant Production Manager, 01/2000 to 01/2004Southard, OK
The position included a dual role managing a turnaround of both the board line and largest packing operation in the company producing 1 million bags annually.
Enormous amount of effort was exhausted in re-engineering both manufacturing lines increasing KPI efficiency; grow market share, new product development and establishing a low cost manufacturing base for domestic and international customers preventing a scheduled plant shutdown.
B.A:Business ManagementDallas Baptist University － Dallas, TXBusiness Management