Passionate, results-oriented and decisive leader in the manufacturing industry. Seeking to embark on the next phase of my career in the role of Section Manager at BMW MC.
Driven to be the best
Knowledgeable of quality control standards
Knowledge of 6S methodology
Experience in value stream mapping
BMW ManufacturingGreer, SCSection Leader10/2012 to CurrentDuring my 5 years as a section Leader I have mastered the intricacies of the process flow within 4 Cost Centers. Developed and implemented data-based solutions in a timely manner. Maintained and enforced a safe and clean working environment while focusing on quality and associate development at all times. I also have acted as an unofficially ambassador for the BMW EOM program orientating the future members of the BMW management team.
BMW ManufactuingGreer, ScProduction Associate01/2003 to 10/2012As a production associate I occupied many rolls within the company. My career began in the test finish department. Where I ensured the quality of each customer vehicle. From there I spent time in the exhaust/underbody/underhood area where I became a process supporter.I eventually assumed the position of inline rework which gave me the opportunity to experience the complete automotive manufacturing process. General rework was my final stop before assuming my current position. In this role my expertise included fluid fill rework and electrical rework.
US Engine ValveWestminster, SCFriction Welder/ Fill in Supervisor10/2002 to 01/2003My duties here included operating the seven machines that performed the welding of two piece engine valves for Toyota,Ford Chrysler and Honda. I performed basic maintenance and changeovers all while ensuring the quality of the engine valves. As a Fill in supervisor, my responsibilities included coordinating headcount for the production floor which consisted of about 50 employees. Providing feedback and giving instructions regarding production needs and quality standards.
Westpoint StevensClemson, SCSupervisor/ Working Supervisor Hourly01/1997 to 10/2002Duties included managing approximately 30 associates in the dyeing and finishing of raw textiles. Ensuring uniformed shade and quality of fabric while maintaining high production goals and a safe working environment. Mixing and correcting dye formulation and performing payroll and ensuring proper shift coverage.
Education and Training
Associate of Science:Biological Sciences2012Greenville Technical College, Greenville, SC, 29650
Completed studies in the Biological Sciences while maintaining a excellent GPA. Honor include: President List Member and Deans List Member.
Pursuing Associates in Industrial Management:Textile ManagementTri-County Technical College, Pendleton, Sc, USAttended from 2000 to 2003. Pursuing an Associates in Industrial Management. Honors included: Who's Who among American Junior College students, presidents list and Deans List.
Pursuing BS degree in Political Science:Political ScienceUniversity of Miami, Miami, FL, USAttended 1994-95. Pursued a BS degree in political science.