Versatile Quality Assurance Manager trained in ISO 9000 who thrives in dynamic, challenging and fast-paced professional environments. Assertive and enthusiastic, with extensive knowledge of Quality Assurance and an unsurpassed work ethic.
Process improvement strategies
Troubleshooting and problem solving
Built, implemented, and obtained certification for my companies Quality Management System.
Assisted in the building and certifying our overseas manufacturer's quality system
Quality Assurance Manager02/2012 to CurrentFoxFury Lighting SolutionsOceanside, CA
ISO/IEC 80079-34, ISO 9001:2008 (2015), and other quality functions
supervising a quality team.
auditor for ISO 9001.
internal auditing and root cause analysis, product quality management,
project management, and writing.
to interpret and implement quality assurance standards
ensuring product and packaging standards are met through product quality
management utilizing product quality control and product quality
assurance, this includes reliability, usability, aesthetics and
customer service related to return merchant authorizations (RMA), root
liaison with the manufacturer, and R&D to resolve
issues with corrective and preventive actions, including the ECR/ECO
assurance policies and procedures.
adequacy of quality assurance standards in relation to the quality
management system (QMS), sampling procedures, and directions for recording
and reporting quality data.
implementation and efficiency of quality and inspection systems throughout
the quality management system; plan, conduct and monitor testing and
inspection of materials and products to ensure finished product quality.
document internal audits and other quality assurance activities such as
support on-site audits conducted by 3rd party auditors.
Analyze data to
identify areas for improvement in the quality system and monitor risk
management activities ensuring safety assurance is met company wide.
Production Planner08/2010 to 03/2011Zimmer ManufacturingCarlsbad, CA
planned production of products
In charge of
organizing production paperwork, such as Purchase orders and delivery
operations throughout the production and distribution life of a given
production rates and raw material levels
prepared production schedules for manufacture
schedule to establish sequence and lead time of each operation to meet
shipping dates per sales forecasts or customer orders
production specifications and performed mathematical calculations to determine
scheduled workflow for each machine per previously established manufacturing
sequences and lead times
department supervisors to determine status of assigned projects.
operations that delay schedules and alters schedules to meet unforeseen
analyzed, and maintained spread sheets for all company products
executed company meetings: current production review/future strategies/marketing/production
with buyers, including inventory and purchasing of raw materials of
production status reports; provided snapshots of next-day setups and
Logistics Embarkation Chief01/2006 to 01/2010United States Marine CorpsJacksonville, NC
and equipment for Military deployments via all modes of transportation
(Truck, Cargo Plane, Cargo Ship, Rail)
Trained in the Automated
Information Systems (AIS) that are utilized throughout the U.S. Defense
Transportation system (DTS) to account for and track Cargo during
transportation including personnel (Troops)
Trained in cargo
plane and cargo ship load planning, in accordance with federal
Assist with the
preparation, planning, and execution of strategic mobility plans
multiple logistics administrative duties
combat logistics functions in support of Military operations and
Served as Combat
Cargo Assistants (CCAs) onboard naval amphibious assault ships
MBA: BusinessCurrentUniversity of PhoenixSan Diego, CA, USA
Bachelor of Science: Business Administration2013University of PhoenixSan Diego, CA, USABusiness Administration
General Education2009Ashford UniversityJacksonville, NC, USAGeneral Education
Hazardous Material2008US Naval SchoolAthens, GA, USA