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Forklift Operator Professional Experience

Columbus, IN
March 19, 2018

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Bryan Fuel

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Columbus, IN ****3


Management and manufacturing professional with over 20 years of experience, looking for a position in a growing company where I can effectively utilize my skills and education.


Dorel Juvenile Group December 2015-March 2018

Shipping Supervisor

Manage the flow of staff and production in the operation of the distribution center along with the Door Scheduler, Small Pack, Toll gating production

Coach and train employees on continuous improvements

Solve problems with paperwork and staff

Prepare reports on key performance indicators and detention

Schedule and assign daily, weekly, monthly job responsibilities to all subordinates

Responsible for maintenance of all material handling equipment

Responsible for 100% safe work environment with the goal of zero lost time accidents and/or injuries

Responsible for monitoring daily outbound schedule to ensure detention time is kept as minimal as possible

Keeping track of employee’s time in Kronos timekeeping system

JDE Warehouse System knowledge and problem solving in JDE WMS

Decision making ability with union employees

MS Companies January 2015- December 2015

Quality Supervisor

Responsible for safety, productivity, timekeeping, disciplinary actions of employees

Stay in constant communication with customers regarding their quality expectations on jobs

Tracking of employee’s attendance, performance and disciplinary actions

Responsible for writing work instructions for each individual job so that employees know the procedure set forth by the customer

Precision Propellers, Indianapolis, IN July 2014-October 2014

Production Supervisor

Responsible for the safety, productivity and quality of parts of approximately 60 employees.

Tracking all attendance for production employees and deliver disciplinary actions when necessary

Enter cycle counts into the company database

Complete weekly efficiency and graph information

Work with experienced employees to set up training of new hires

Meet with group leaders to receive any problems or items that need to be addressed

Track all OT and try to come up with plans to reduce unnecessary OT

Interview and hire employees as needed

Perform Supervisor check on department boards

Work with maintenance to schedule all PM activity

Track and report all items that require follow up from the morning meeting

MacTac, Columbus, IN March 2014 – July 2014 Material Handler

Knowledge of bar coding system and putting material away in a warehouse environment

Moving pallets of paper by sit down and stand up forklifts

Use of tape measure to meet specifications of customer as to desired lengths of paper

Ran "slitter operations” using "just in time" methodology

Ensure that customer orders were correct and available to ship at the proper times

Enkei America, Columbus, IN May 1992 - January 2014

Production Coordinator January 2009 - January 2014

Track new molds ranging from 20 piece runs to 100-piece runs

Monitor new molds activity from start to finish:

Oversee molds from lab testing to meet customer specifications to release the mold to run mass production

Follow product from initial intake, casting of the molds, to machining process, to helium pressure check, to baking process, and finally to the lab for material testing, which includes: Capability, Durability and Impact Testing

Conduct weekly inventory of over 600 initial wheels

CNC Machinist May 1992- December 2008

Set up and operated Okuma, Mori Seiki, Nissin and Yamaguchi lathes with Fanuc controls and Haas CNC Milling machine

Trained new employees

Set robot positions, made tool changes and offset adjustments

Use of digital calipers and other gauges

Certified forklift operator

Operated 3D-CMM

Performed Preventive Maintenance of machinery

Blueprint Reading


Associate of Science in Organizational Leadership & Supervision, 2008,

Purdue University at IUPUC


Organizational Leadership & Supervision, 2003, Purdue University at IUPUC

CNC Programming, 2004, Ivy Tech State College

Basic Print Reading, 2004, Ivy Tech State College

Advanced CNC Programming, 2005, Ivy Tech State College

Programming Techniques, 2005, Ivy Tech State College

Completed 30 hours of OSHA training at IUPUC

Completed “The Complete Course on How to Supervise People” October 2016

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