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Forklift Operator Machine

United States
March 01, 2018

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Timothy Welch


Tel : 678-***-****

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Creative professional with functional project experience from concept to development. Management style strongly emphasizes safety, teamwork, creativity, and accountability.


Seeking a challenging position that will allow me to most effectively utilize my education, skills, and experiences, e.g.

High-level oral and written communication skills

Established organizational/planning skills

Engineering/project management experience

Cross-functional team management

Working knowledge of cGMP and GDP

Experience with Continuous Improvement initiatives -Kaizen, 5-S and Lean Manufacturing Problem-solving

Staff hiring, training, development, and evaluation


1995 to 1996

Monroe Community College

Liberal Arts/General Studies

Rochester, NY

1989 to 1993

Edison Technical and Occupational Education Center

Drafting Design

Rochester, NY

Work Experience

Randstad USA (Alcon), Johns Creek, GA

May 2017 to August 2017

Production Technician

Run high speed automated machinery in 24/7 clean room environment

Operate equipment to package products, in accordance with standards and procedures (cGMP, cGDP, SOPs)

Minimize production and equipment downtime while maintaining required yields and quality

Troubleshoot, repair and perform minor preventative maintenance on essential equipment

Assist with projects for process upgrades and improvements

Suniva Inc, Norcross, GA

April 2010 to April 2017

Production Supervisor

Directed a team of over fifty process operators, engineering technicians and team leaders to achieve daily manufacturing objectives (quality and production volume)

Performed ongoing appraisals of employee performance/compliance and address issues through coaching, counseling and progressive discipline

Worked with maintenance and engineering personnel to troubleshoot and resolve equipment and/or process issues

Led and participated in various continuous improvement and problem-solving activities

Prepared and reported operational results to senior management and engineering team, providing enhanced decision-making

Facilitated improvement of employee skill level and job rotation system, while achieving 100% job certification requirements

Ensured all employees follow SOPs, safety requirements and applicable OSHA regulations with respect to physical and environmental hazards, including blood-borne pathogens

Ensured maintenance of critical inventories (raw materials, components)

Lane Limited, Tucker, Georgia

June 2008 to October 2009

Relief Operator

Operated various packaging and blending machinery

Troubleshoot to determine specific mechanical problems and performed preventive maintenance

Performed scheduled product specification checks

Ran high speed product line via Allen Bradley PanelView interface

Electric and Propane Forklift operator

LH Quality Staffing Solutions (Kodak), Rochester, NY

October 2005 to April 2007

Machine Operator:

Operated high speed packaging and blending machinery to fulfill orders for dispersion chemicals

Executed batch process, machine set-ups and adjustments in dark room environment

Performed total productive maintenance on machinery

Electric and Propane Forklift operator

Proficient at batch process and all dispersion operations


Project Development

Collaborated with Engineering and Maintenance in the development of a Solar Module Assembly process

Project Management

Developed a requirements management plan, facilitated start-up overview sessions, and provided project reporting and oversight

Process Improvement

Assessed organizational training needs and created new departmental procedures manual (Work Instructions/SOP) Worked with and on behalf of Chemical & Process Engineers to conduct experiments and projects for process enhancement


Gold Plus Certification attained on the Georgia Work Ready assessment test - Certificate ID: XNN31QB8GT47


Managed team of over fifty process operators, engineering technicians, supervisors and team leaders

Computer Software

Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)

Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, and Excel

WinSPC, JMP, MS Outlook, Oracle

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