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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Twenty years of Tier-One automotive management experience.
Ten years experience as a CNC machining facilitator.
Five years experience as a lead quality assurance specialist / Assembly.
Extensive background facilitating Kaizen, Six-Sigma, and lean events.
Certified SAP super user, WMS training, Manhatten WMS, AS400.
DDI Certified facilitator / instructor.
Proficient use of MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access, PC-Demis and various other computer applications.
2010 - Present South University Savannah, GA.
Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies
Will graduate November 2013
2006 Trident Technical College Charleston, SC.
1995 – 1997 Rockwell International Asheville, NC.
1990 – 1991 Rockwell International Asheville, NC.
2007 - Present MAU/Tier One Solutions Greer, SC
Associate Relations Assistant Manager
First line contact for associates on a manufacturing floor, administer company policies and procedures, issue corrective actions, payroll benefits and all communications for up to 200 associates.
Resolve associate relation issues, promote, encourage and lead teams in areas of safety, network, interaction and problem solving.
Assist section leaders and first line managers in development of teams, assist in interpreting plant goals and meeting workshop targets/indicators.
Interface with customer on a daily basis to maintain proper needs, provide assistance to site manager on coordinating daily needs.
2003 - 2007 BEHR Heat-Transfer Systems Charleston, SC.
Responsible for the direct safety, quality, productivity, of all associates.
Administer company policies and procedures, issue corrective actions, payroll benefits and all communications for up to 150 assembly associates.
Developmental responsibilities for first line supervisors and the development of kaizen and lean teams, assist in interpreting plant goals and meeting workshop targets/indicators.
Interface with customer on a daily basis to maintain proper needs, provide assistance to plant manager on coordinating daily needs.
2000 -2003 Griffin Thermal Products Piedmont, SC.
Business Unit Manager
Accountable to the owner(s) for launch of first cooling package for Harley-Davidson first liquid cooled motorcycle (V-Rod).
Establish plant operations involving proto-type, thermal cycling, and durability testing, establishment of floor planning, equipment placement, PPAP, vendor PPAP and customer run-off’s.
launch initial production, train shop-floor.
1997 – 2000 Borg-Warner Turbochargers Arden, NC.
Managed 2 shifts assembly, 5 supervisors and 200+ associates.
Machine, assemble, pack and ship up to 40K units per month.
Develop process improvements, implement lean initiatives and report.
Interim Safety Coordinator, certified first responder.
Interim Special Projects Manager, concentration on PPM reduction.
1987 – 1997 Rockwell International Fletcher, NC.
Carrier Machining / Quality facilitator
Managed 3 shifts CNC machining and assembly, 5 supervisors and 350+ associates.
Develop quality improvements, implement lean initiatives.
Interim Quality Engineer, certified and trained on CMM / PCR robotics
Certified ISO 14001:2004 internal Auditor.
To obtain the opportunity for a position with a world class organization by utilizing the skills, Capabilities, and Qualifications that I have accomplished.