Seeking a position as :
Areas of Expertise: Understanding the production processes required to produce the desired end item.
Progressive experience in manufacturing environment planning, procurement, scheduling and coordinating the assembly & test of products through to final shipment. Self-motivated; able to set effective priorities and implement decisions to achieve immediate and long term goals and meet operational deadlines. Talented at organizing projects from initiation through completion; adept at troubleshooting and resolving problems. Proven liaison and negotiating skills. Experienced:
Production Planning Eng. Change Order Process.
International Procurement Logistics
Stockroom. Material kitting & Issue. Reading Blueprints
Hazmat. Held CDL: B Accuracy & Integrity
Schedule Production Runs Create / update BOM
Material / Inventory Control Computer Skills. Word /Excel
Engineering Documenting Process Problem Solving Resolution.
Productivity, dedication, and provided support to other employees; Auspex Systems, 1993-1995
Coordinated the material receipt, inspection, identification, stock receipt, backorder filled, assembled
to next higher assembly & test. 3 day process to one day. Critical issue resolved. S.S. Loral 1997
PIER 1 IMPORTS. Phoenix, AZ Merchandise Receiving, Freight Associate. 2015
. Complete all processing and receiving activities of new merchandise to be displayed
on sales area.. Checked for shipping damage and assemble merchandise as required.
SALES REPRESENTATIVE. Phoenix,, Az.. Independent Salesman, [Contingent].2009-2015
Generate sales through cold calling and attending presentations.
CDI AEROSPACE, Phoenix, AZ; Expediter, Contract. 2007- 2008
Prepared,issued and controlled traced serialized material to ensure flow required
to meet schedule. Advised management of status, material availability and
potential production problems.
PDS TECHNICAL, Tempe, AZ; Document Control Technician, Contract. 2007
Updated databases to latest rev . Maintained vendor and subcontractor drawing
files, scanned /distributed documents as required.
APSM SYSTEMS, Phoenix, AZ; Expediter, Direct. 2006
Coordinated movement of assemblies through work centers of the internal processing
departments. Followed outside processing jobs through to completion and expedited
as required. Worked various assignments delegated by department manager
SOUTHWEST TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS Mesa, AZ; Logistics/Transportation, Contract. 2005 - 2006
Coordinated movement of materials between warehouse and designated production area
Transported material for outside processing to and from outside vendors.
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Professional Experience (continued)
ALTERNATIVE STAFFING SOLUTIONS/UNIVERSITY STAFFING, Phoenix & Tempe, AZ
Phoenix, AZ. Contractor, Contract Positions.. 2004
Worked various Warehouse, Material Handling and Control assignments while pursuing goal of direct position
STATE OF ARIZONA, Phoenix, AZ; Data Entry / CSR, 2003 to 2004. Contract.
Analyzed available information; extracted applicable data, input into the project database. Provided
answers to customer questions and concerns.
AIRBORNE EXPRESS, Santa Clara, CA; Distributor, Direct 2002 to 2003
Sorted all packages addressed to designated area and created daily route plan to maximize
efficiency. Delivered and picked up packages throughout assigned area.
RAPIDSTREAM INC., San Jose, CA; Buyer, 2001 Contract position.
Purchased electronic components, sheetmetal and machined parts in support of R&D of
network security systems.
DRS TECHNOLOGIES, Santa Clara, CA; Senior Planner, 2000 to 2001 Contract position.
Planned project from research and development to production in compliance with FAR/.DAR Mil-
STD-883. Analyzed ECO activity, requisitioned material and released rework work orders for
WIP/FGI assemblies. Maintained PR & WO release per MRP II.
APPLIED MATERIALS, Santa Clara, CA; Planner, 2000 Contract position.
Requisitioned material, created work orders, coordinated jobs through electronic, sheetmetal and
machine shop to support engineering research and development. Followed up, resolved problems
HEWLETT PACKARD, Santa Clara, CA; Buyer / Planner, 1999 to 2000. Contract position.
Purchased material from Asian suppliers for testing and refurbishing returned products. This effort
was in support of 3rd party entities. Obtained RFQs, resolved customs issues and set up new
materials in SAP system.
DE ANZA COLLEGE, Cupertino, CA; Student, 1998 to 1999.
Business computer courses.
SPACE SYSTEMS LORAL, Palo Alto, CA; Production Planning Specialist, Direct. 1995 to 1997.
Assigned to support International Parts Program. Released work orders, purchase requisitions as
required. Monitored progress and resolved problems from dock to final shipment. Maintained MRP
II requirements for Hi Rel material in support of all satellite production.
Oracle. SAP. Aftec MRP II. ASK-SFC. Promis MRPII.
Excell. Word. Outlook.
Attended APICS Seminars: MRP II, Capacity Planning, Inventory Control, J.I.T.