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Supervisor, Production / Materials

Burnsville, North Carolina, 28714, United States
January 21, 2018

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Post Office ***, Burnsville, North Carolina

Cell: 828-***-**** /

Career Objective

To join a company that offers a stable and positive atmosphere where I can build a long-term career with

opportunities for growth, utilizing my various work, life and educational experiences to benefit both me and the company –


MBA – Business, Production Management – Western Carolina University / 1997 / 3.69 GPA

BS – Personnel Management – UNC-Asheville / 1989 / 3.42 GPA

Summer at Oxford – Participated while at UNC-Asheville

professional Qualifications and Training

Conscientious, dependable, trustworthy, hardworking, team-oriented, and quality leadership focused --

Self-starter, quick-study; comfortable working independently, with boards, committees or teams –

Confident meeting, talking, or facilitating communications with individuals/groups, representing any variety of internal and/or external audiences –

Skilled or proficient in the use of many computer software applications/platforms, including but not limited to: Microsoft WORD, EXCEL and PowerPoint; Munis (budgeting and general finance); ArcGIS (mapping and land records); Oracle Production and Planning modules; Lotus Notes; Quickfinder; CaptureWiz; as well as, several other general business/office software packages and smaller specialized governmental and industry relevant programs/software - Adept at use of VPN and maneuvering between systems using a dual monitor setup -

Experienced member of facility-trained First Responder and HAZWOPER Teams, able to handle or assist with accident/injury and hazardous waste spill situations –

Trained in Kaizen Rapid Continuous Improvement, 8D and other Quality Assurance, auditing and evaluation programs


Altec Industries, Inc. – Burnsville, NC

Production Supervisor / November 2009 -- January 2018

Supervisor for three teams representing the plant’s Shipping and Receiving Department, first shift; however, also responsible for associates working second, third and weekend shifts

Support and backup for other departmental production supervisors in their absence

Lead or participate in, Kaizen Rapid Continuous Improvement events

Conduct and document all departmental training by Materials Teams – determine when additional, new or updated training is needed; and, prepare or obtain materials required for same

Management team member participating in scheduled, plant-wide Layered Process Audits in conjunction with the Quality Assurance department

Work closely with scheduling, quality, and engineering (both design and manufacturing); as well as, coordination and collaboration with other locations across the United States and Worldwide

Handle all expedites and transportation logistics. Create and maintain various departmental production and service delivery metrics, communicating same with management and with staff to promote on-going safety, quality, delivery and cost improvements

Yancey County Local Government – Burnsville (Yancey County), NC

County Manager / December 1999 – December 2008

Serving at the pleasure of five different elected Boards of County Commissioners, responsibilities included acceptance of various other positions as needed, including but not limited to: Clerk to the Board, Budget Officer, Planner, Personnel Manager, Capital Project Manager, Safety Officer, Assistant Emergency

Management Coordinator and Public Workers Director.

Document, communicate and administer policies, as set forth by the Board of County Commissioners

Coordination/communications with counterparts throughout the State, as well as with State and Federal legislators

Yancey County Planning & Economic Development – Burnsville (Yancey County), NC

Executive Director / December 1998 – December 1999

Worked to sustain and grow existing business and industry, as well as, to recruit new ones

Champion International Corporation – Canton, NC

Community Relations and Governmental Affairs Manager / 1993 – December 1998


Available upon request

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