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Manager Customer Service

Vale, NC, 28168
March 14, 2018

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Derrick Fairchild

**** **** ****,

Vale, NC *****

Ph. 828-***-****



Plant and operations manager with experience in manufacturing, production,steel fabrication and welding.

Specialties: ISO9000, ASME, TPM, 5S and facility startup.


Supplier Quality Lean Manufacturing

Program Management Assembly

5S Environmental

TPM Quality Management


Mentoring Safety

Leadership Skills Human Resources

Plant/Production Manager ASME Fabrication

July 2007 to Present

Directly responsible for all production, maintenance, purchasing, logistics, distribution and customer service in a fast-paced, multi-faceted ISO 9000/ ASME certified company.

P&L management, Capex planning.

HR management.

Manage all production Planning, capacity analysis, forecast analysis.

Implemented shop floor metrics, visual control systems and continuous improvement methods.

Recruited trained and developed qualified operations staff at all levels including performance review and salary administration.

Proven year after year reductions in direct and Indirect labor costs through 5S and lean initiatives.

Launched start-up facility.

Implemented and maintained all environmental plans and controls.

Developed all safety programs.

Directed importation of goods from Asia and purchasing domestically.

Directed the re-location of the operations including personnel, equipment and materials.

Steel Fabrication and Welding, Powder Coating, Assembly.

Production Manager

Beach Manufacturing Company

June 1998 to July 2007

Manage all aspects of the operations and material procurement,

Manufacturing, quality, ISO/QS audits, safety, environmental and personnel for operations in 2 states and 5 facilities.

Launched start-up facility with integrated production lines.

Implemented and maintained all environmental plans and controls.

Steel Fabrication and Stamping, Powder Coating, Welding, Assembly operations.

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