Clinton, AR 72031
Objective: Seeking opportunity to utilize my education, managerial and technical experience to benefit my employer and my career. My diverse education and experience, along with my formal education will be a valuable asset to my new employer. Passport Ready.
Education / Training:
University of Central Arkansas, Conway Arkansas
Double Major, B.B.A in Finance and Computer Information Systems, May 2002
Universal Technical Institute, Houston Texas
Associates Degree Auto/Diesel Technology, 1989
Directors’ Honors List-GPA 3.7, Best of Class 6X, Excellence in Attendance
Passed 6 Automotive Service Excellence Certifications
Arkansas State Technical Institute
Certificate-Understanding Programmable Logic Controllers. 1997
Focus: Allen Bradley SLC 500 and ladder logic
5/07- Present Choctaw Boat Storage
Billing and collections
Maintenance and grounds keeping
Construction and Expansion
5/07-Present Cattle Farming
Tend to cattle operation
Harvest bi annual hay crop
9/04- 5/07 Haldex
Set up new plant and enhance machinery
Develop new production process
Travel to machine builders and enhance machinery
Travel to sister manufacturing plants to design and set up process
Maintain Maintenance Budget
Maintain Tool Crib and supplies
1/03- 9/04 Molex
Enhance semi-high speed servo automation
Make machines more efficient
Train new operators
Work with Engineers, Production Supervisors, Process Engineers, & E-Techs
Robotics and laser
2/95-5/98 Virco Manufacturing, Conway, Arkansas
Plant Technician/Mechanic A
Construction and Machine repair during holidays and shutdown.
Recipient of “War of Waste” program 3 times
In charge of swager room repairs and performance/quality modifications.
In charge of 2nd Shift Truck Shop Operations
oPrimary duty to keep 138 forklifts, numerous company vehicles, shuttle trucks and equipment in operation.
oAnswer service calls and emergency accidents and make decisions.
oOrder parts and make repairs
oClose shop and relay information to 1st shift supervisor.
10/94-2/95 Bob’s Auto Parts and Tires, Clinton, Arkansas
Self Employed-Independent auto technician
Performed automotive diagnosis and repairs. Ordered parts, scheduled work performed customer relation duties and billing.
All types of auto, truck, RV, tractor, and farm equipment repair.
1/93-9/94 Pep Boys, North Little Rock, Arkansas
Auto and truck diagnosis and repair
Air-conditioning, electronics, brakes, wheel alignments, clutches, drive trains, tune-ups, and accessories.
9/92-8/93 Rock Tenn Folding Carton Division, Conway, Arkansas
Maintenance, Forklift Operator, Inspector, Packer, and Glue line
High speed machine requiring teamwork, adaptability, and technical skills
7/90-9/92 Belden Wire & Cable (division of Cooper Industries), Clinton, Arkansas
Maintenance and Machine Operator
Assisted in moving factory to new location. Heavily involved in removal and transfer of large equipment and reconstruction of machine work cell to achieve JIT.
Maintenance, rubber mill operator, mold set-ups, quality control of rubber, plastic injection molding, plastic extrusion, and rubber injection & compression molding.