Able to run Front End Load, Skid Steer, Fork Lift, Luhl (4 wheel drive fork lifts), Snorkle lifts, Scissor Lifts, Small tractors.
Computer skills with Microsoft Word and Excel, Mapcon. Campable for making graphs if needed.
Have good communication skills due to it is a importance in a sucesful business, and lead other to duties on a daily basis to make sure things get done in a proper manner to be as effecent as possible. Work will with others and a team player.
Lab Equipment, can work on HPLC, GC and SO4 machines for trouble shooting with something may happen to them. Able to run a microscope for cell counts, IR machines for solid test as well.
Have experience with high and lower pressure boilers. Evaporators, Turbines, Grain Handeling Equipment. Centrifuge decanors and tri canors.
Experienced in production scheduling
Knowledgeable of quality control standards
Supply management expertise
Have made safety awards in my previous employers. Achieved of managing a ethanol plant for 7 years and over seen numerous acounters where I had to react quickly to the situations and think on my feet to get the job done and keep everyone safe. Pushed myself father than what i thought I was capable of doing and facing my fear.
Production Manager01/2010 to 01/2017Yuma Ethanol LLCYuma, Colorado
Made adjustments and additions of products as needed to keep production within specifications.
Trouble shoot problems and find a corrective action.
Coordinate effective communications and support to lead operators and lab technicians.
Provide direct supervision to lead operators, lab technicians, operators and grans personnel.
Monitor the plant's production and operations using the control room computer system.
Help lead plant to number 1 plant out of 80 ethanol plants on safety awards throughout the industry in 2015.
Help lead plant to best yield compared to the two other sister plant.
Delegated duties to crewmembers as required and see that they were completed.
Responsible for the hammer mills, cook, fermentation, centrifuge, distillation, evaporators, distiller grain handling/storage, alcohol handling/storage and methanator areas including bulk chemicals and enzyme storage.
Ordered chemicals as needed for process and other usage throughout the plant.
Prioritized work for most efficient use of time and resources.
Preformed other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned to me.
Established and maintained effective working relationships with co-works, contractor, customers and suppliers.
Assist with safety meetings and ensure employees are familiar with the hazard materials and MSDS to the best of their ability.
Help manage shut downs and start ups.
Contributed in safety program, lockout tag out, hot work, confined space, updating all.
Helped out maintenance to complete jobs if needed.
Month end inventory.
Perform any incent reports.
Evaluations on personal.
Make sure communication is being used throughout the plant.
Give the support for unplanned activities that occur.
Team Leader04/2007 to 01/2010Green Plains Renewable EnergyCentral City
Duties include, overseeing all plant activates and control room activates during the shift.
Giving the support for unplanned activates that occur during the shift.
Directing crew during startups, shut downs, or any abnormal conditions.
Assuming the responsibility of a Plant manager during night shift, holidays, and weekends.
Make sure that the right communication is addressed when need to other Shift Leaders, Plant manager, or other employees.
Perform shift coverage, helping out maintenance, reporting environmental situations to the correct person.
Responsible for lock out tag out, removing any equipment that is needed and put equipment back into service if needed.
Perform any incident reports that are needed.
Prepare any shifts reports and make sure that the right information is told to the next shift leader.
Help train any new crew members that come to Central City.
Help answer any questions to crew members to help them understand the process better.
Month end inventory.
Conducted space permits, hot work permits, and proper lock out.
Make adjustments to the process when needed to help on efficiency.
Make adjustments to the fermenters when needed.
Make timely adjustments when needed to help keep the process running.
Help perform during shut downs and start up and projects.
Make sure paper work is completed at the end of the day.
Process Operator10/2004 to 04/2007Green Plains Renewable EnergyCentral City, Ne
Monitored and control the process from the DCS.
Review the operations of the plant to monitor the production and the quality of the products.
Identify problems and make adjustments in a timely manner.
Helped out with shut downs, and other activities.
Ran samples throughout the process.
Learned how to bring up and shut down the boiler and dryers.
Learned how to understand the distillation and cook process for a better understanding on how everything works and help out with problem solving and help out with efficiency.
Assisted maintenance on projects when needed.
Assisted on problem solving.
Helped teach other crew members.
Helped out shift leader when needed.
Did shift leaders job when not present.
Helped out on performing during shut downs and start up, or other projects.
Loaded ethanol cars, ethanol trucks, and modified trucks.
Lock out tag out, hot works, and confined space permits.
Field Crew - Assistant Supervisor04/2003 to 10/2004PMIGrand Island
Grain bin maintenance.
Hopper construction and installation.
Telescoping loader work.
ARC and MIG welding.
Shaft and bearing replacement.
Miscellaneous metal fabrication.
Man lift handling.
Performing shift leader duties when not present.
AHS honor roll
*AHS computer assistantMay 2003Aurora High School
*PMI Safety Awareness Award 2003
*Trinity training courses in Ethanol Industry2003
*Safety Committee in Ethanol Industry 2004-20162007