FRED W. BENTELSPACHER
San Antonio Texas 78258
Results oriented senior leader, experienced in business development, operations,
Production streamlining, strong communicator. Project management, supply chain,
M2 GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY LTD
2014-Present-San Antonio Texas
Manufacturing Engineer/Lockheed Martin Project Manager/Planner
Fabrication floor supervisor
Mid-management, report directly to CEO
Duties include, Leading Team in a change of culture in vertically integrated manufacturing facility, CNC Machining, Press brake/sheet metal forming, Heat Treat, Chemical Finishing, Painting, Manual Machining Departments. In an AS 9100 environment, to further reduce setup time, reduce scrap, and increase profitability.
- Vendor development- purchasing for shop floor.
- Lean Process improvement, such as: 5S, Implement and document Team Kaizen
events with team members.
-Plan Lockheed Martin workflow, order material, monitor process issues.
-Instill a feeling of ownership from within among team members.
- Bell Helicopter quotations both long term agreements and spot buys.
- Lockheed Martin long term and spot buy quotations. F22, F16, C130, C5, F35
-Direct customer contact with both Bell and Lockheed Martin buyers and engineering
departments. Project Manager for Lockheed account
-Develop outside vendors for special processing
Manufacturing Engineer for M2 Global
Machined parts and sheet metal fabrication quotations/process
for Bell/Textron, Lockheed Martin contracts
Remote workplace from Treichlers PA
-Developed JIT manufacturing facility to aid semiconductor firms in product R&D.
-Secured financing, capital purchasing, erected facility.
-Marketed facility to select firms, developed business relationships.
-Integrated current technology to manufacture other firms products in a lean
Manufacturing environment both saving costs and improving overall quality.
-Worked closely with customer base engineering to design and develop manufacturing designs with cost savings in all phases of manufacture and assembly.
Managed and lead facility in all aspects of manufacturing, customer contact, vendor contact, purchasing, PLC programming, process control, quality control, office administration, human resources. material management, inventory.
April 2012- September 2012
Manufacturing\Industrial Engineer\Temporary Contract for Industrial Services INC.
Supports Purchasing and vendors in an ISO 9001 environment. Product line includes commercial aircraft cabin structural components, industrial pumps, and pneumatic components, for large international corporations. Major U.S. airlines and major pump and pneumatic corporation, both with U.S. government contracts and foreign government contracts. Troubleshoot drawing and vendor manufacturing issues. Design component testing procedures and fixtures. Assist QC dept. in quality issues with stamped and machined components. Provide manufacturing process procedures to sourcing department and vendors.
HAROLD MACHINE AND TOOL: Macungie PA. 1994-1996
Responsible for the manufacturing and process from drawing of orthopedic implants and surgical tools associated with. Ie: hips, shoulders, knees. ISO facility, Fadal machines. Materials, stainless steel, titanium, plastics, composites.
DHL MACHINE INC. Quakertown PA, 1990-1994
Programmer/Machine Setup/Plant Engineer's Assistant
Program machine tools, setup milling machines, train operators to manufacture. inspection, material handling, tooling selection, assist plant engineer on floor.
JIT manufacturing, ISO compliance, safety compliance. all aspects of manufacturing on shop floor.
ATS INC. King of Prussia PA 1987-1990
Software Specialist Inventory control
Troubleshoot software for program de-bugging to aid programmers. customer service help desk, real time customer software support. TI system V mainframe, Unix operating system. travel to customer site, training customers, aiding inventory setup and implementation of software for wholesale and retail applications. Emulate PC MS-DOS into mainframe environments for customer and internal applications.
Summary of Areas of Competency/Responsibility
CNC machining, milling, turning, tooling.
3D, 4 axis, aluminum, carbon steels, stainless steels, phenolics,
plastics, titanium. Program development, process development.
Managed tooling purchasing, implemented standard tooling and
refined shop procedures. Training both for shop floor and office functions.
Sheet metal fabrication, aluminum, stainless steels, titanium,
Machining, forming, heat treating/aging, tooling-punches and dies..
Hardware, nut-plating, both bonded and riveted, tooling(Cherry).
Bell and Lockheed process approvals, all Bell, Lockheed C-5, P-3, C130, F16, F35,
Certified Click Bond bonded nut-plates. Bell thermal fit bushings, Bell roll stake
Bearing installations. Fuel tank sealants both Bell and Lockheed process approvals
Chemical finishing, Alodine, Chromic Anodize, Clear Chromate.
All Bell and Lockheed approved processes.
Painting, masking, Lockheed and Bell prime and topcoat process approvals.
All Bell, Lockheed C130, F16, F22, F35. F35 and C130 fuel tank coating approvals.
Software, Autocad, MRP systems, Microsoft Office products, Made2Manage.
Northampton Area Community College 1987-91
Proficiencies in algebra, trigonometry, calculus
worked as professor assistant mathematics dept.
Penn State Allentown Campus 1991
Physics for Science and Engineering