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Maintenance Power Plant

Location:
Royersford, PA, 19468
Posted:
August 27, 2012

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Summary of Qualifications:

Proven fiscal responsibility. (22% under budget over two and a half years)

Reduced down time from 20 minutes per shift to average less than 5 minutes

per day.

Multi-talented, degreed with 15+ years of Management experience.

Able to develop, train and supervise several teams/projects simultaneously

with a variety of functions and responsibilities.

Skilled in organization and time management with excellent interpersonal,

leadership and follow-up skills.

Experienced in planning and implementing short/long term objectives.

Excellent communication skills, motivated, professional demeanor, honest,

well versed in diversity issues, able to establish strong rapport with

peers/subordinates, responds well to challenges, team player.

Professional Experiences:

JBS Plant Engineer

March 2011 to April 2012 Souderton, PA

. Responsible for maintenance of all equipment in the facility, including

slaughter (two thousand head daily), processing and power plant.

. Supervised 80 people in the maintenance department, including 3

Superintendents, 7 Supervisors, planners, mechanics, technicians and

support staff.

. Managed all plant and process improvement projects, equipment

installations and upgrades. This was accomplished using a combination of

onsite, corporate and contract personnel.

. Prepared and managed capitol requests from concept to implementation.

. Managed and directed the PM program (SAP), planners and schedulers.

. Started and developed "in plant" reliability with ultrasonic, oil and

vibration analysis.

. Ensured adherence to federal and state laws pertaining to food safety,

scales, boilers and ammonia refrigeration and maintenance thereof.

American Proteins Corporation Maintenance Supervisor

March 2009 to March 2011 Sublette, Kansas

. Responsible for all plant maintenance and maintenance personnel.

. Oversight of maintenance cost, including parts and labor.

. Oversight of all projects - plant is in process of quadrupling its

production capabilities.

. Manage and direct all "in house" capital projects, including cost

estimation and timelines.

. Started development of PM system for plant where none existed before.

Tyson Fresh Meats Complex Engineer

January 2008 to November 2008 Holcomb, KS

. Responsible for maintenance of all equipment in the Complex, including

slaughter (six thousand head daily), processing, rendering facilities and

power plant.

. Supervised 175 people in the maintenance department, including 3

Superintendents, 15 Supervisors, planners, mechanics, technicians and

support staff.

. Managed all plant and process improvement projects, equipment

installations and upgrades. This was accomplished using a combination of

onsite, corporate and contract personnel.

. Prepared and managed capitol requests from concept to implementation.

. Managed and directed the PM program, planners and schedulers.

. Started and developed "in plant" reliability with ultrasonics and

mechanical and electrical thermal imaging.

. Ensured adherence to federal and state laws pertaining to food safety,

scales, boilers and ammonia refrigeration and maintenance thereof.

. Experienced in the maintenance of distribution electrical (480VAC),

electronics and instrumentation, PLCs, hydraulics, pneumatics, vacuum

machines, grinders, boiler systems, ammonia refrigeration systems, waste

systems, and building construction.

Cargill Meat Solutions Plainview, TX

April 1999 to January 2008

Reliability Superintendent July 2005 to Jan 2008

. Supervised 3 Supervisor and 23 technicians.

. Responsible for developing the Reliability Department and Reliability

plant wide. Oversight of onsite oil laboratory, vibration analysis

testing, ultrasonic testing and training, thermal imaging and analysis,

and motor circuit analysis.

. Plant leader in CMMS (Maximo), Reliability Centered Maintenance and Root

Cause Failure Analysis.

. Plant leader in investigations, from equipment level to plant system

level.

. Six Sigma Champion.

. Supervised concurrently Planning and Scheduling, Communications and IT

departments, Plant Electronics including automation networks, software,

displays, and plant computer networks.

Fabrication Maintenance Superintendent August 2003 to August 2006

. Supervised 6 Supervisors and 65 mechanics and technicians (1 year

concurrent as Reliability Superintendant).

. Responsibility includes Budget and Maintenance for Fabrication Floor,

Automated Box Storage and Electronics Department.

. Twenty two percent under budget during tenure.

. Supervised several million dollar + expansions to Fabrication side of

plant.

Box Storage Maintenance Supervisor December 2002 to August

2003

. Hands on supervision of 10 mechanics and technicians.

. Duties include department planning and scheduling while managing labor

and maintenance budget.

. Reduced department downtime while bringing maintenance budget in line.

Automated Box Storage Electronics Technician April 1999 to December

2002

. Active team member responsible for maintaining automated storage and

retrieval, conveying, palletizing, and transfer equipment for boxed beef.

Calvert Home Health Care, Inc. Lubbock, Texas

May 1994 to April 1999

Administrator

. Managed all daily operations, including accounting and IT.

. Managed daily, monthly and annual accounting, including payroll, accounts

receivable and payable.

. Managed the company's computer network.

American Systems Engineering Corp. Aug 1990 to May 1994

Charleston, SC Software Specialist

. Worked with Naval Surface Forces Atlantic Readiness Support Group.

(Planning and Scheduling Department)

. Installation, maintenance and training of CMMS software for United States

Navy surface vessels.

. Responsible for all East Coast surface vessels, including database

maintenance, software upgrades, software design and testing.

United States Navy August 1986 to 1990

Electronics Technician (E5)

. Calibrated electronic test equipment and RF devices.

. Developed new method of calibration for in-line RF devices. Method

approved by National Institute of Standards and Technology and used by

Level 2 and 3 metrology laboratories.

Titan Specialties, Inc. 1980 to May 1986

Pampa, TX Machinist

. General machinist duties including use of lathes, vertical mills, turret

mills, automated turning and boring machines.

. Maintained tool crib for 50 machinists.

Education

Bachelors of Science, Organizational Management, Lubbock Christian

University, Lubbock, Texas, 1999, Cum Laude

Associate of Arts, South Plains College, Lubbock, Texas, 1996, Magna cum

Laude

Monterey High School, Lubbock, Texas, 1976

Certifications

Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals - December 2004

Generalist, Society for Human Resource Managers - January 1998 (expired)

Installer, Novell Networks - August 1996 (expired)

Training

Noria - Machinery Lubrication Technician

Noria - Machinery Lubrication Analyst

Noria Phase 1

Vibration Analysis for Supervisors

RCM Blitz Facilitation (Reliability Centered Maintenance)

ThinkReliability RCFA Facilitation (Root Cause Fault Analysis)

Allied Reliability Best Practice Workshop

Planning and Scheduling Workshop



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