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Maintenance Superintendent

Decatur, Alabama, 35603, United States
October 28, 2010
Contact Info:

Randall L. Vincent

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Decatur, AL 35603


Career Objective

Industrial Maintenance Superintendent


Computer Integrated Manufacturing/Robotics

Work Experience

Mar 2008 – Present

Wayne Farms, Decatur, AL

Maintenance Supervisor

Develop preventative maintenance programs, review costs, set priorities, and expedite operations. Direct all maintenance activities for optimum quality assurance. Inspect completed work for compliance with USDA specifications... Purchase tools, equipment, and supplies maintaining appropriate inventory levels. Plan and implement new methods and procedures. Recommend equipment needed for improved operations and minimized costs. Advice upper management on additions and modifications needed and submit bids; I am the liaison with contractors, engineers and suppliers. Maintain time and production records, prepare preliminary department budgets, and monitor expenditure of budgeted funds. Assist in training and development of supervisors and technicians. Accompany appropriate state and local authorities during site inspections and compliance audits.

May 1998 - Mar 2008

Perdue Farms, Washington, IN

Maintenance Supervisor

Set standard of excellence in Ethics and performance for crew members. Dispense work orders and PM’s, maintaining quality assurance. Work with contractors to complete projects in a cost efficient and timely manner. Oversee installation of new equipment. Implement compliance of strict government regulations and guidelines set forth by OSHA, EPA, and USDA.

Technical Background & Experience

Offering over 10 years of multi-skilled experience in MIG, TIG, and Stick Welding, Metal Fabrication, Electrical & Mechanical Troubleshooting. Over 1800 technical lab hours of experience at Vincennes University in the following areas:

Computer Integrated Manufacturing/Robotics

Programming, Interfacing Robots for Industrial Applications

Servicing Robotic Controllers, Stepper Motor and Servo Systems, Encoders, Etc.

Robot Languages (Arm Basic, and IBM AML for the 7547 SCARA Robot)

Ladder Logic with rungs and sequencers to control Pneumatic Robots

Programming and Interfacing an IBM SCARA 7547 Robot

Programming and Interfacing a PHD Pneumatic Robot with A/B PLC-5/11

Electronics Technology

DC & AC Circuit Analysis, Test Equipment - Meters, Oscilloscopes, Probes, etc.

Analog Electronics (Transistor & I-C Linear Circuits)

Digital Electronics (Logic Control, Boolean Solutions, Encoders, Decoders, etc.)

Computer Electronics (Construction of an IBM Computer and I/O Cards.)

Industrial Controls

Ladder Diagrams, Relay Logic, Sequencing, Timers, Control Panels

Fault Detection, and Troubleshooting

Motor Control, Contractors, 3 Phase Starters, Multi-speed, etc.

Allen-Bradley Variable Frequency Drives with PLC Interfacing via 20 ma loops

Project Engineering: Designing and building Control Panels and running Conduit

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s)

Experience with Allen-Bradley PLC 2/15, 5/11, 5/40, 5/60, and SLC 500

Industrial Applications with Timers, Counters, Sequencers, and Data Manipulation

Hydraulics & Pneumatics

Hydraulic & Pneumatic Valves, Cylinders, Compressors & Pumps, Solenoid Control Valves, etc with industrial applications and maintenance.

Process Control

Level, Flow Pressure, Temperature and other Sensors

Omega Temperature Controllers

Allen-Bradley IFE Analog Input Modules

Allen-Bradley OFE Analog Output Modules

Computer Skills

Construction of an IBM clone computer with hardware troubleshooting

Windows and Works, BASIC & Assembly (machine) languages.