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Manager Plant

Bremen, Indiana, 46506, United States
March 17, 2011

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Bremen, IN *****


Employment: To secure a position with a progressive

organization that recognizes and appreciates my passion for

a job well done. One that would take advantage of my current

knowledge and experience and later allow me to grow into new

areas within the company.

Employment Kessington Machine Product's (Elkhart, IN)

ISO-9001 Registered/AS-9100 Approved

Experience Quality Engineer- 1st Piece, in process and final

inspection. First article inspection reports for

Goodrich Corp., Troy Ohio, Goodrich Power

Transmission's, Honeywell Engine Systems, Messier

Bugatti, Honeywell Aircraft

Landing System's.

Inspection Client Manager and liaison for Goodrich

Corporation and Messier Bugatti. Fully implementing AWB-9100

Quality Standards while providing all First Article

documentation and certificates of compliance for the

Goodrich Corporation and Messier Bugatti.

(September 2002 - March 2011)

Precision Piece Parts (Mishawaka, IN)

Setup and program CNC lathe for small and large

quantities of production. Specializing in

Manufacturing of aerospace and surgical

components for Honeywell, Unison, Allison and

Medtronic. AS 9100 Internal Auditor.

(Ref :) Plant Manager, Larry Cabinaw @ 574-***-****

(May 1999 - Sept. 2002)

Value Tool & Engineering (South Bend, IN)

Setup and program CNC lathes for prototype and

small quantity runs for specialty aircraft service


(April 1998 - May 1999)

Coretech (Warsaw, IN)

Group Leader: Setup and program CNC lathes for

large quantity production in accordance to

Plant manager's master schedule. I also acted as

an advisor for remaining area personnel.

(November 1996 - April 1998)

Apollo Precision Machine (South Bend, IN)

Day shift leader: Schedule jobs, monitor setup

and production rate, progress and quality.

Minimize downtime, responsible for CNC lathe

programming, setup and process

controls. Job consisted of limited

production runs with tremendous part variation; (i.e.

Prototypes, rush jobs). Allied Signal, Bosch.

(June 1994 - November 1996)

A Quality Machine (Mishawaka, IN)

CNC Set Up and operate /Assistant Plant Manager:

Scheduling and running production in multi-

machine environment. First Piece

Inspector while monitoring and recording of production setups,


and efficiencies.My additional

responsibilities consisted of hiring and training of new


Responsible 7 years of management

experience with 16 people under my supervision. 8 Years of CNC

Lathe Set Up and operations.

(April 1985 - June 1994)

Special Skills CNC Lathes, program, set up, and operate (Okuma

and Mori Seiki) working independently with

minimal supervision. First Piece Inspection, in

process Inspection and Final Inspection.

Geometric tolerancing and

dimensioning. Advanced in blueprint reading.

Experience in machining difficult materials and

proper selection of insert types to maintain close


Completed production runs for aircraft and medical

components for such corporations as

Honeywell, Stryker Surgical, Unison, Medtronic, and Goodrich


Experienced in setting and utilizing Mahr and Johnson thread

gauges, Sunnen hole gauges,

Dial bores, as well as using O.D. micrometers, depth mics,

calipers, drop indicators,

Chamfer gauges. Also experienced in Rockwell testing shadow

graph and surface


Working with customer's on quality issues, scheduling,

expediting, etc.

Track progress of vendor's performing outside services, such

as heat treating, hard coat, anodizing, immunizing, nickel

and chrome plating etc. Meeting agreed upon P.O. delivery

date as well as being

completely compliant to P.O. requirements such as flow down

and ISO requirements.

Able to monitor, maintain and succeed in multi-faceted

complex projects.

I am a team player who prides himself in being both

supportive and appreciative of all

department personnel.

I am very detail oriented. I am fully aware that any report

is not complete unless it is

completely true and accurate.

Education Advance Blueprint Reading, IVY Tech (2 yrs.)

Basic Supervision and Management, Padgett Thompson

Effective Personal Leadership, Profiles of Michiana

High school graduate, James Whitcomb Riley

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