Richard D. Hand
Warehouse & Logistics Management Professional
Analytical, decisive, and performance driven supply chain professional with progressive and comprehensive experience in leading supply and logistics management functions in support of core business operations within military and civilian environments. Strategic thinker with demonstrated skill and leadership experience across a wide range of supply chain functions including inventory planning and control, logistics, purchasing, and fleet management. Respected team leader and mentor equipped with the capacity to excel in a fast paced environment and an innate ability to work with diverse groups and inspire confidence at all levels.
Areas of expertise include:
Inventory Control, Property BOOK Officer, Government Purchase Card Officer, Logistics Operations, Records Management, Warehouse Operations, Program Management, Training, Staff Supervision, Microsoft qualified
Technical proficiency in various logistical data automation software and systems
Held DOD TS/SCI with CL Poly security clearance till June 2012
EQUIPMENT MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST
Defense Intelligence Agency, US Army Garrison Humphreys, Pyeongtaek, South Korea/June 2006 - June 2012/ 40 hours/ GG12 (Retired)
Equipment Management Specialist with direct accountability for supporting the Defense Intelligence Agency’s (DAL-2) property accountability division and maintaining the integrity of all property and accounting records utilizing the Property Accountability Support System (PASS) database for hand receipt accounts. Maintain inventory control and accuracy levels through the timely and accurate posting of inventory counts using bar coding techniques to obtain the serial numbers, identification and catalog numbers, and locations of all equipment. Provided professional level expertise and counsel to the Program Management office on property accountability, serving as liaison officer with the Program Management office for all logistics related actions. Organize and maintain process and records management procedures, identifying areas of concern and implementing corrective action measures. Prepare and distribute comprehensive weekly status, inventory verification, and administrative adjustment and survey reports.
CHIEF OF LOGISTICS/ SUPPLY MANAGER
DoD, US Forces Korea/J2, US Army Garrison Yongsan, Seoul, South Korea/December 2004 – June 2006/ 40 hours/ GS12
Property Book Officer, Government Purchase Card Officer, and staff logistician for the USFK, J2 with direct responsibility for the planning, implementation, and execution of logistical operations and policies for all property accountability and management functions. Initiated the full implementation of all logistics policies and procedures for the local Area II Support Activity, advising and assisting the Chief, J2 Intelligence Systems Integration, and Architecture Directorate for matters concerning logistics and property management. Supervised the performance of 25 subordinates to ensure compliance with policies and directives while ensuring the accuracy and timely execution of program objectives.
General Dynamics Corporation, US Army Camp Walker, Daegu, South Korea/March 1999 - December 2004/ 40 hours
Government Purchase Card Officer. As Warehouse Manager, planned, directed, managed and coordinated the logistics operations of the Pacific Automated Data Processing Server Site, storage facility, and distribution center with direct responsibility for the control and supply management of all property within the facility. Provided full administrative support in the implementation of logistics policies and procedures ensuring compliance with all maintenance, procurement, inventory control and documentation, and transportation coordination. Provided guidance and supervision to all subordinates in warehousing and storage procedures. Specialized knowledge and experience in the areas of property accountability, integrated logistics support, contract administration, configuration management, material management, lifecycle management, and resource management.
Military and work history furnished upon request for periods before March 1999
University of Maryland University College, Korea campus/1999 – 2003/non degree program
U.S. Army /Logistics Management Certification/1983
Commissary & TISA Management Graduate/1982/US Army Commissary School/Fort Lee, VA
Management & Automated Ordering Systems/1983
CompTIA A+ (Certification as Computer Repair Technician)/2000
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
Employee of the Month/1999/General Dynamics
Customer Recognition Awards/2000/2003 General Dynamics
Letters of Commendation/2003-2004/Chief, Intelligence Systems Integration & Architecture, USFK J-2
Bonus Achievement Award/2009/Defense Intelligence Agency
Bonus Achievement Award/2011/Defense Intelligence Agency