Results-driven, skilled Plant Manager focused on achieving success and increased productivity through improvements in operations, quality, safety and administration. Production Supervisor successful in supervising the day-to-day operations of a large manufacturing plant employing over 75 production staff and quality control technicians. Qualified Production Supervisor with 10 years of manufacturing management experience, including cross-training and scheduling employees, ordering parts, record-keeping and meeting all production deadlines. Operations Manager who excels in a challenging environment and expertise in manufacturing . Proactive in flagging and developing solutions for process inefficiencies. Seeking to apply management talents to drive long-term company growth.
Responsible for the overall plant operations and supervises over 70 plus employee. A few of my duties include invoicing, ordering, developing trend usage for expenditures of supplies, staffing of personnel and controlling costs and inventory. In charge of complying with OSHA/ ISO standards and oversees the acid recovery facility and maintenance department. Ensures that all production goals are met by providing support and leadership to supervisors and employee's. Operated all equipment throughout manufacturing process to back-fill. Maintained and enforced a safe and clean working environment at all times and facilitate monthly safety meeting with entire staff. Coordinated preventative maintenance on existing and new production equipment, including routine calibration. Established and adjusted work procedures to meet production schedules .Improved efficiency and productivity by eliminating waste and production constraints.
Built and Engineered the galvanizing plant from the ground up. Designed machine systems for the plant such as a hot water cycler and built and designed a double spinner to name a few. Developed department's first incentive performance plan which motivated staff and resulted in no accidents for a 3 month period. Reduced and controlled expenses by working closely with production supervisors and monitoring daily productivity through daily reporting. Surpassed revenue goals in four consecutive quarters. Initiated program that standardized employee training and led to increase in customer satisfaction by 12%. Increased productivity by 30% while simultaneously reducing head count by 25 %.
Engineered and built structures for steel plant and performed fabrication of steel. Coordinated and developed new product design in collaboration with engineering staff.Collaborated with the engineering team to adjust and modify production equipment.Completed key projects on time, on budget and with a high level of accuracy.Organized, prioritized and managed plant maintenance projects to keep facility safe, efficient and clean.Managed numerous projects simultaneously within budgetary restrictions.Drew sketches to accurate scale showing relation of proposed installations to existing facilities and exact specifications and dimensions. Actively suggested operational improvements to enhance quality, improve production times and reduce costs.
Owner/ Partner of welding shop that specialized in building and repairs of trailers, hand railing and copper work as well as making designer pieces. Inspected grooves, angles and gap allowances with micrometer, caliper and precision measuring instruments. Heated, formed and dressed metal parts with hand tools, torch and arc welding equipment. Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments together. Followed all safety guidelines, including proper machine guarding and lockout and tag out procedures. In addition to operating the weld shop, also handled all the financial responsibilities of running a business. Increased sales by 17% over two-year period.
Built communication towers and mono pole towers. Supervised a crew of 10 and ensured all safety procedures were followed. Operated equipment safely and efficiently at all times.Installed equipment and systems on time and on schedule.Installed electrical data and telephone lines and fixtures. Performed facility tool and system PMs according to manufacturing and internal specifications. Engineered all the communication towers and made them from fabrications. Provided on site training and improved efficiency with direct reports.
Certificate of Achievement for Internal Auditor for ISO 9000:2008
Certificate of Completion for Hazardous Waste Management and DOT- Hazardous Materials in transportation
Graduate of IBT Advanced Electrical 101 Academy
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