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Engineer Industrial

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
November 28, 2017

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Pembroke Pines, Florida, *****

Cellular: (609) ***-****


José Mejia.


20+ years Industrial engineering experienced Manager with strong leadership and expertise in several areas: Start up facilities, cGMP experience in a sterile medical Devices and food environment; ISO, Lean Manufacturing, Clean room, customs orders and Quality / Customer focus, Micro Electronics,, RF welding, CNC, Product transfer, JIT, Kaizen events, Electronic, fiber optics, PC Boards, SMT, Through hole, Quality, exp. w/automated Pick and Placed Machinery and/or Solder Paste Screen Printers,MRP / SAP Systems, Fiber Optics, Harness, Food Processing, as well as personnel and budget skills. Seeking a long term role Opportunity


Fluent Bilingual (English – Spanish), Japanese language skills.

Experienced in FDA / GMP / CPG pharmaceutical regulated environment.

ISO 9000 Certified Lead Auditor. Excellent interpersonal, Planning & organizational skills

Clean Room Class 10K, Aseptic /pharmaceutical environments, Ultrasonic Welding. (RF)

Experience with medical device complaint investigation and CAPA

Meat &Meat Processing experience

Experience with developing engineering procedures. & SOP

Liquid oral manufacturing experienced, Plastic Injection Molding. Electromechanical skills.

Demonstrated strong ability to train and mentor production employees

Strong Aptitude for Financial Reporting and Analysis.

Problem solving skills, Kanban, 5S, Total Preventive Maintenance.

Experience conducting investigations for manufacturing deviations

Experience in a team-structured, labor-intensive manufacturing environment. (Union / non)

Computer (Windows, Office, Excel, CAD, Visio, SPC, AS400, etc


Contractor & Temp Agencies: (2013– 2017)

Quality Manager/ Industrial Engineer (Park West Gallery via Best Candidates, 2015 – 2017)

Industrial Engineer / Manufacturing Manager (Zenith Products, 2014 – 2015)

Industrial Engineer (Sikorsky Aircraft Corporations, via Spherion, 2013 – 2014)

Improve Damages return rate 65%

Reduce metrics 50% lead time.

Train or oversee training of employees in the use of equipment and production techniques, about 20 direct report.

Plan and implement continuously changes to equipment, production systems and methods of work.

Plan and manage the establishment of facility Quality system, ISO 9001

Develop and implement plans to efficiently use materials, labor and equipment to meet production and operational goals.

Direct quality control inspection system and develop production reporting procedures and metrics

Develop equipment maintenance schedules and recommend the replacement of machines.

Leads and participates in initiatives to improve process and methods to drive operational excellent using 6 sigma technique.

Coordinates with internal and external resources to develop, implement, and maintain productivity standards using Time Motion Studies

Conducts statistical analysis, and provide recommendations aimed at improving utilization of space and equipment of facilities layout.

Compiles total cost and benefit of proposed capital projects including evaluation of effect on labor, equipment, space, fill rates, accuracy, and other metrics.

Ashley Furniture. (Furniture Manufacturing Facility) Leesport, P.A.

Industrial Engineer. 2012-2013

•Develop and maintain equitable labor standards for costing, processing payroll and job evaluation in assigned areas using appropriate and acceptable engineering practices including - performance time studies and documenting appropriate labor information (50%)

•Investigate, analyze, and justify cost for assigned improvements to equipment, facilities, methods, etc. Cost analysis (10%)

•Improve manufacturing methods and techniques through analyzing work force utilization, facility layout, workstation ergonomics, production schedules and costs. Recommends methods for improving worker efficiency, quality and safety and reducing waste of materials. (10%)

•Lead/participate in Continuous Improvement/Lean Manufacturing improvement teams as assigned. (5%)

•Supply Standard Applicators and/or Payroll personnel with labor standards for processing payroll upon

request and within requested time frame. (5%)

•Assist with the training of supervisors and employees on the proper use of methods (utilizing the proper tools, proper ergonomic motions etc…) incentive system principles, labor reporting (wanding) etc. to promote corporate goals by teaching efficient manufacturing processes. (3%)

MENUSA (Consulting Firm) Santiago, Dominican Republic

Industrial Engineer Consultant. 2006-2011

•Experienced leading project teams: Lean Mfg, Kaizen, 5s, SPC, etc…

Provided manufacturing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing manufacturing engineering data and trends.

•Offer a wide range of technical services and projects in the industrial field: (time motion studies, lean mfg, Quality, process / equipment validation, Cause-and-Effect-Diagram, 5-Why, inventory, etc.. )

•Experienced with facilities startup & new equipment. Review production schedules, engineering specifications, orders, and related information to obtain knowledge of manufacturing methods, procedures, and activities.

•Estimate production costs, cost saving methods, and the effects of product design changes on expenditures for management review, action, and control.

•Recommend methods for improving manpower, materials, and utilities. implementation of Visual Management boards.

DE Royal USA Intercontinental (Medical devices Facility) 2003-2006

PLANT MANAGER. (Medical Devices, class I and class II, clean room class 10k).

•Planned and implemented continuously Lean Projects, improving 35% assigned processes.

•Assured FDA site compliance to multiple accounts (surgical, orthopedics, clean room, etc.)

•Directed quality control inspection system and develop production reporting procedures.

•Increase productivity and reduce operational cost up to 40%.

•Planned and implement changes to equipment, production systems and work methods.

•Planned and manage the establishment of facility budget. Develop and implement plans to efficiently use materials, labor and equipment to meet production and operational goals.

•Responsible for the safe (OSHA) and efficient daily operation of the facility and compliance with internal policies and FDA regulations, including daily follow up of the cleanroom cleaning.


INTEC ( Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo )

BSIE, Industrial Engineer

P.U.C.M.M. ( Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra )

T.I.I, Technician in Industrial Engineering.


Postgraduate Course: Meat & Food Processes (Hokkaido, Japan)


ISO 9001 Overview: Bureau Veritas

Certified Lead Auditor ISO 9000 version 2000

ISO 9000 Internal Auditor,

H.A.C.C.P & HACCP at the food industry

Operation Management. Sausages and Ham Manufacture.

Projects formulation & Evaluation.

World Class Manufacturing.

Autocad R-14, Visio 2000. Good Manufacturing Practice (GMPs),

Handling of lubricants.

Q.C Sampling Techniques. English Teachers Seminar,

Energy Administration at the industrial sector

CSR Training. (Customer service representative)

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