CURTIS D. STEWART
Production Management Chemical Compounder Lean Certified Master Machine Operator Manufacturing
Dedicated, skilled professional with several years of production and manufacturing experience. Contribute superb customer service, organization, and leadership abilities to a thriving corporation that allows for career growth.
Extensive knowledge and experience in the logistics, production and manufacturing fields.
Ability to quickly grasp new concepts or tasks.
Comfortable working independently as well as in a group setting.
Not afraid to offer opinions on ways to be more efficient and work safely.
Open to constructive criticism and advice from others.
Dedicated to doing high quality work, while being very efficient.
Trained operating personnel according to company policy and standards.
Supervised process and equipment used in production of custom and specialty chemicals.
Oversee the initial production on products, including scale-checks and finalizing of processing procedures.
Managing Production, Materials & Services
Certified Forklift Driver Stand-up/Sit Down
Certified Lean Master Machine Operator
Supply Chain Systems/Business & Financial Understanding
Values Unique Contributions
Safety Committee Member
Emergency Response Team Member
Production Supervisor – CI- Roto molding- Jan 2017- Present
Lead, supervise, and direct manufacturing efforts for staff on Molding floor working within the production area to ensure that customer needs are met.
Train, develop and motivate the workforce toward continuous quality improvement, positive and safe working environment, and cost effective operations.
Following and reviewing production schedule daily and make appropriate changes according to the priority lists.
Complete Supervisor’s log and report into the ERP system every shift and communicate any problems to the appropriate person.
Regular attendance and professionalism.
Developing, implementing, and maintaining visual management boards for production measurements and general business communication
Clear communication to management and engineering for all manufacturing issues within the production area.
Act as a focal point for all activities of the Molding Department including interaction with other departments.
Responsible for team growth identification and development.
Track and address employee attendance and performance.
Review and approve timekeeping system entries and vacation requests.
Conform to ISO and cGMP Standards and all applicable procedures.
Conduct regular and ongoing informational and improvement team meetings.
Ensure consistency of operating practices across shifts and areas.
Run and deliver expectations of daily tier meeting.
Other duties as assigned
Lean Certified Master Machine Operator/Team Lead- Zep Inc. July 2011- September 2016
Works with supervisor and other team leads to manage and prioritize staffing assignments to ensure customer demand and the production schedule are met.
Works closely with support staff such as Technicians, Manufacturing Engineering, Production Supervisor, and Materials/Warehouse to resolve issues.
Update production metrics and facilitate regular team communication
Identify and support continuous improvement efforts with Production Supervisor
Maintains a clean and organized work area to facilitate manufacturing functions
Observes, maintains, coordinates and completes standard work.
Updates production metrics and facilitates regular team communication
Follows documented policies and procedures as designated by the company’s Quality System.
Follows detailed assembly instructions, processes and procedures
Lead Operator Tech (Bulk Logistics) - Dow Chemical Corporation, Marietta, Georgia~Jan.2009-July-2011
Supervised 10 employees’ work quality, productivity and attendance
Responsible for maintaining a full roster ensuring that all line positions are manned and operated
Ensured line operated without incident or down time
Coordinated with warehouse to ensure availability of materials.
Performed quality sampling and statistical process control both manually and through Shop floor throughout the manufacturing process;
ITT~ Certificate Mechanics/Welding Fort Wayne, IN
Indiana University~ Business Bloomington, Indiana
Horace Man High School~ Diploma Gary, Indiana
eferences Available Upon Request