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Engineer Manager

Bellflower, California, United States
January 24, 2018

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Johnny Taylor

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Compton, California 90221-3311

(714) ***-****



SynerMed, Monterey Park, CA 2011 to Present

Healthcare Managed Services Organization/Business Process Outsourcer


Responsible for CMMS program, building automation/engineering and security systems.

Manages all environmental, regulatory and safety programs.

Monitors and tracks all equipment failures, member of corrective action team.

Manages capital projects to reduce cost.

Proficient in SAP Maintenance system.

Responsible for all annual regulatory, enviromental and city/county pemitting.

Manages process controls, engineering and technical programs.

Facility engineering & maintenance budget preparation and planning

Safety training, County, Corporate, OHSA and HIPAA compliance programs.

Manages multiple Northern & Southern California sites.

Develops and maintains maintenance staff by selecting, indoctrinating and assigning employee; audits work results.

Manages and audits all facility service providers.

Supervises vendor training program ensuring BAA compliance.

Engineers, installs and commissions all facility equipment

Bay Valley Foods, City of Industry, CA 2007 to 2011

Manufacturing of Dressings, Dips, and condiments

Manager, Plant Facilities/Maintenance

Responsible for MP2 program

Manages all environmental, regulatory and safety programs

Monitors and tracks all downtime incidents, member of corrective action team

Develop capital projects to increase productivity and reduce cost

Proficient in SAP Maintenance system

Manages process controls, engineering and technical programs

Departmental budget preparation and planning

Safety training, Cal-ARP, OHSA and GMP compliance programs

Manages maintenance procurement supervisor and 16 union maintenance mechanics

Supervises vendor training program

Engineers, installs and commissions all manufacturing process equipment

Unified Western Grocers, Inc., Los Angeles, CA 2005 to 2007

Dairy/Bakery Manufacturing Divisions

Manager, Plant Facilities/Maintenance

Responsible for AMMS, TQM and SPC programs

Manages AIB and Silliker annual audits

Manages all environmental, regulatory and safety programs

Develop capital projects to increase productivity and reduce cost

Manages process controls, engineering and technical programs

Safety training, Cal-ARP and GMP compliance programs

Supervises the waste water monitoring system/program

Managed 13 Operating Engineers and all aspects of facilities, engineering and maintenance

Generates annual maintenance/facilities budget, including all new engineering projects and upgrades

Baxter Healthcare Corporation, Los Angeles, CA 2004 to 2005

Healthcare Products and Services

Engineer (Contract Position)

Pilot Chemical Company, Santa Fe Springs, CA 1999 to 2004

Manufacturer of Industrial Chemicals (Anionic Surfactants, Additives and Intermediates)

Plant Engineer/Facilities Manager

Supervise and Manage all aspects of plant engineering and maintenance

Manages the MP2-Datastream maintenance/facilities programs

Project Manager for all Capital Expense Projects

Responsible for all the local and state compliance regulations

Maintains the facility financial budget for all Capital Spending

Conducts ISO internal/external audits, to include vendor and/or employee training

Manages daily facility operations, constant improvement of preventative maintenance program

Provides Engineering and Technical support for all manufacturing processes

Perform all preventative maintenance audits and corrective action

Lumenyte International Corporation, Irvine, CA 1998 to 1999

Fiber Optic Lighting and Illuminator System Manufacturer

Optic Process Engineering Supervisor /Facilities Manager

Rhotech (Santa Fe Pacific Pipelines, LLP), Long Beach, CA 1997 to 1998

Petroleum/Gas Distribution Operation

Sr. Process Chemist/Engineer (Contract Position)

Mattel Inc. (Through Lab Support), Carson, CA 1/1996 to 5/1996

Toy Manufacturing Operation

Sr. Process Engineer (Contract Position)

McWhorter Technologies/Cargill Resin Products, Lynwood, CA 1987 to 1995

$30 million resin manufacturing operation; purchased by McWhorter

Process Engineer (1992-1995)

Oversaw plant automation, new equipment installation, upgrades and debugging of existing equipment

Managed processing operations, safety, plant maintenance, environmental compliance, and cost minimization efforts

Total quality, safety and environmental training of manufacturing personnel

Proficient with EPA/OSHA/AQMD regulations/requirements. Responsible for implementing SPC program

Cost analysis of all new plant projects, including appropriations request for funds

Production Supervisor (1990-1992)

Managed staff of 15 involved in streamlining operations and ensuring plant safety

R&D Chemist (1989-1990)

Quality Control Chemist (1987-1989)

Ferro Composites Los Angeles, CA, 1986 to 1987

Quality Control Chemist


Engineer with experience in manufacturing operations, automation, process/project engineering, maintenance, and plant safety who reduced production cycle time 40% while increasing output 25%+.

Able to initiate change and implement new processes while maintaining a positive environment

$800,000 yearly savings, reducing plant operating costs 3%, by implementing automation and control processes

40% decrease in raw materials usage realized through waste minimization program

20% gain in efficiency obtained through statistical procedural enhancements

Reduced adjustment time up to 70% for essential product lines through comprehensive organizational and procedural changes

Track record of enhancing product quality and customer satisfaction

99%+ on-time customer delivery rate attained, reversing major problems to retain client base

25% decrease in customer returns realized through team effort to improve product quality

Key player in implementing TQM, ISO 9000/9002

Developed and designed new and advanced manufacturing processes for resins and plastics though the implementation of PC/PLC

Start-up operating systems included Windows based (NT)

Software applications included DMACS, Opto 22, Wonderware, GE Fanuc and Visual Basics

Skilled engineer able to utilize leading-edge technology to cut cost and increase productivity.

$500,000 project managed; reduced testing time by upgrading to state-of-the-art equipment

35%+ reduction in personnel costs achieved through process automation, PLC and electrical control systems

15% reduction in downtime produced by implementing preventive maintenance program, integral problem recording for optimum solutions

Leadership skills and able to identify problems and develop/implement effective business solutions.

80% improvement in safety record achieved by leading facility-wide team effort

Established Plant Safety Management (PSM) program; retrained personnel on equipment usage and procedures

75% reduction in cost of hazardous waste disposal resulted in $720,000 annual savings

High quality awareness, characterized through projects carried out in the manufacturing industry


Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering - University of California, Los Angeles – 1990

Certification in: Process Hazard Analysis, PrimaTech Incorporated 1995, Certification-Centrifugal Pumps2003,

2003-Compressed Air Systems Training, 2006-Certification Ammonia Hazwoper Training

Crane Sealing Technology Seminar-2002, Excel 97/2000 Training, ISO 9001: 2000 Internal Auditing-2002

2005 Internal Auditing Certification, American Management Association Certification, 1993.

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