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To attain a position where I can utilize my skills and knowledge to assist a company to obtain their ultimate goals and objectives.
Western Michigan University
1990 (15 credit hours short for a BS as GI Bill of Rights terminated in 9 years)
Muskegon Community College
Associate in Applied Science 1984
Admin Plant Processing May 2011 to Jan 2018
Golden Peanut Co
55 E Railroad St
Headland Al 36345
Was hired as a Lead Person in the Hull and Fiber area where I wrote the Operational Procedures for both departments. I was then moved to an office environment to assist Safety Manager and Maintenance Engineer. At this Position I am doing all Purchase Orders, Inventory Control. Assist Safety Manager insuring that the plant meets OSHA regulation, and Filling in for New Hire Orientation along with showing training videos. I also done AutoCAD drawings as needed for environmental and building locations.. I also wrote a Process Flow for the entire Facility which is used for training aid purposes. Report to the Plant Manager.
Plant Manager Jan 2007 to Sept. 2009
CamCar Plastics Inc.
1204 W Western
Muskegon MI 49441
Was responsible for all aspects of Manufacturing including: Supervising 13 people on 3 shifts, All equipment maintenance, Proto-type new products, Inventory of raw and finished goods, Tool Set-up and production startup, Meeting OSHA and Quality standards as requirement to meet customer needs, along with minor tool repair and maintenance. Reported to Owner of Company.
Product/Process Engineer And Utility Engineer
KL Industries/Ameriform Products July 1996 to Jan 2007
1790 Sun Dolphin Dr.
Muskegon MI 49444
Was responsible for all aspects of Manufacturing including: Supervising up to 204 people on (1) Shift, Bill of Material and Drawing Files in 2d and 3d. Handled all of Michigan Department of Environmental Quality Requirements, OSHA Requirements along with U S Coast Guard Regulation for Boat Manufacturing. Installed various new equipment in (3) plants. Set-up and supervised new product assembly lines along with inventory control of the new products. Designed and Implemented changes to increase production flow. Moved KL Industries to (2) different locations. Improve product through cost reduction and material changes. I had extensive QS-9000 training and wrote and implemented Procedural Documents. I also Helped out in areas of production and new product development for customers who enlisted our services, (mostly automotive). Reported to President of KL Industries.
Imperial Design Apr 1995 to July 1996
1958 Wilson Ave. S.W.
Grand Rapids MI 49534
Work contracting Jobs as a Plant Layout Drafter and a Time Study Engineer For various companies.
Worden Furniture Feb 1991 to Apr 1995
199 E 17th Street
Holland MI 49423
Custom furniture for the Library Industry. Created new part numbers, Bill of Materials, and process route sheet along with all supporting drawings to produce product to meet customer needs. Reported to Engineering Manager
Hekman Furniture Feb 1989 to Feb 1991
Grand Rapids MI
Started here as an Industrial Engineer doing Time Studies and Process route sheet maintenance. Was promoted to the position of Product Engineer where I created and Maintained the Products Bill of Material along with Part Drawings using Drafting Board. Reported to Engineering Manager.
1986 to 1989 (3 companies all currently closed)
Work as a Time Study Engineer along with product improvements in the Furniture and Plastic Industries.
U S Navy
1976 to 1981
Worked as a Hydraulic and Pneumatic Repairmen while making (2) Med Cruises
Self-taught in Auto Cad
3d Drawing in Solid Works
Was the only certified Air Compressor Repairman in the 6th fleet
Name listed in the Who’s Who for Professional and Engineers
Worked with Microsoft Office along with various MRP Systems (BPICS, APICS)