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Manager Plant

Location:
Washington, Pennsylvania, 15301, United States
Posted:
May 13, 2013

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KIRK A. REED

HOME 724-***-**** CELL 724-***-****

abuxod@r.postjobfree.com

Summary

Highly talented, success driven and very hard working. Twenty plus years

of experience in all phases of the welding and fabrication industry,

focusing on both the actual fabrication and the management side of the

business.

Improve company profitability and plant safety thru the attention to detail

and the implementing of new ideas as to productivity and safety. Follow

current industry trends thru continuing education and constant research.

SKILLS;

* Safety driven * All fabrication equipment

* Supervision * Communication

* Blueprint reading * Supplier Relations

* Welding, all types * Write quality control

manuals

* Fit up * Piping

* JUST IN TIME MANUFACTURING

MATERIALS

* Carbon Steel * Low alloy steel

* Stainless Steel * Titanium

* Aluminum * Nickel alloys

* Inconel *Monel

Weld Processes

*SMAW *GTAW *SAW *FCAW *GMAW

Inspection

*Visual inspection *Dye penitents *Magnetic particle

Machining

* Lathe *Milling * Radial arm drill press

Experience

*Bucyrus international Houston Pa 07-26-2010 till present

Department Manager

* Direct team of 3 supervisors * Plan work flow for the week

* Direct team of 40 fitters and welders

* Interview and hire * Scheduling * Six Sigma yellow Belt

* 5S Trained

Metso-Best, Medina Ohio 04-2008 till 07-2010

* Production Lead

* Daily duties include, read blue prints, determine sequence of fit up.

* Fit up of pieces and weld using most efficient process.

* Properly record daily time

* Hired due to my expertise in a new product line.

* Direct team of 6-8 depending on work load.

The Furnace Works/Rifco Sheffield Ohio 2005 till 2008

* PLANT MANAGER / QUALLITY CONTROL

* Started off as field lead man.

* Promoted to Production Manager

* Promoted to Plant Manager

* Build and install industrial equipment and related hydraulics and

mechanical components.

* Direct team of 16-25 members plus 3 field superintends.

WIZARD MECHANICAL INC. Grafton Ohio

WIZARD FABRICATIONS INC. 2003-2005

OWNER/OPERATOR

*SPECILIZING IN HEAVY FABRICATION

* Detail Blueprints * Place bids * Purchase material

* Install per contract * Hire and fire * Assign jobs

* Wrote our quality control manual

* WORK TO AWS D1.1 Structural code

* Specialized in Piping with Mechanical company

* I had teams ranging from 8-25 employees plus 3 Foremen for each of my

companies.

ORANGE STATE IND. Pompano Beach Fl 2002 till 2003

Plant Manager / Quality Control

* Oversee day to day operations of the plant.

* Scheduling of jobs * Hiring and firing

* Oversee training of employees per AWS D1.1

* Oversee purchasing

* Manage 5 production supervisors.

* Manage 18 welders, 16 fitters, 14 machinists and 26 general labors.

S.G.L. Strongsville Ohio 1999 till 2002 Weld

supervisor -A.S.M.E. SECTION 8, CODE STAMPED PRESSURE VESSEL COMPANY

* Read Blueprints * Assign jobs * A.S.M.E. section 8 code

stamped pressure vessels up to 6" wall thickness

* Write weld procedures * Track and order material as needed

* Track daily time * Direct team of 8-12

Utilicon Corp Cleveland Ohio 1997 till 1999

FIELD SUPERINTENDENT

* Hired as weld Foreman in charge of 10 welders and 6 fitters.

* Promoted to Field Superintendent

* Planning of weekly work for pipe line job.

* Supervise 6 Foreman and 70-90 employees and 7 sub contractors with up

to 120 employees.

* Deal with owners representatives, third party inspectors and sub

Contractors.

* Wrote and qualified all weld procedures

*NOTE THIS WAS A 21 MILLION DOLLAR TUNNEL PROJECT for

Washington D.C.

American Tank and Fabricating Cleveland Ohio 1988 till 1997

* FITTER/WELDER-SUPERVISOR

* Fit up and welding of major weldments for the U. S. NAVY

* QUALLIFIED TO NAV-SEA 250-1500

* Preformed A.S.M.E. U stamp work

EDUCATION

* CURRENT OSHA 10 CARD

* MSHA MINE SAFE TRAINING 08-03-2003

* MOSHA MINE SAFETY TRAINING 1997

* Certificate from U.S. Army Corp. of Engineers for Quality

Construction Management Key West Fl. 12-04-2002

* Rathman Institute of Technology Lanham Md. 1997-1999

Welding Technology Associates degree

* Control Data Institute Independence Ohio 1980-1982

Computer Technology Associates degree

* Junior Achievement V.P. of personnel for Lorain County Ohio

1975



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