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Manager Supply Chain

Locust Grove, Georgia, United States
May 24, 2018

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Well-rounded and results driven Manager with over 30 years’ experience in Technical, Operational, Commercial and Supply Chain positions in the Automotive, Packaging and Coating Industries. SKILLS HIGHLIGHTS

• Plant Manager / Director Operations

• Continuous Improvement leadership (TPS)

• Automotive metal stamping & Assembly

• Blow molding, injection molding

• Plastic packaging & rigid containers

• Supply Chain expertise.

• Full P&L, Working capital & ROI

• Project Management.

• Sales & customer satisfaction

• Bilingual (English & Spanish)


Bachelor of Science: Engineering Technology

University of Tennessee at Martin – Martin TN


DIXIEN LLC - Atlanta, Georgia 08/2016 to 04/2018

Automotive Stampings & Plastic injection molding components and assemblies. 225 employees. Manufacturing Manager 09/2017 to 04/2018

• Management of the Assembly Area Production, Safety, set up, materials handling activities. Robotic and manual MIG, Spot, and Projection welding, Die staking and others diverse manual assembly operations. Engineering Program Manager 08/2016 to 09/2017

• Project Management, Manufacturing/Process changes implementation, Price estimation, PPAP Management, Capital Expenditure recommendation/implementation. Made international move, secured green card and permanent residency, etc. 2015-2016 Pinturas Flamuko - Venezuela 11/2013 to 12/2014

Water based, solvent based and Polymer coatings manufacturer. Plant Manager, Operations

• Directed a cross-functional team in Operations & Supply Chain functions. .

• Responsible for cost effectiveness, efficiency, and compliance with product quality and other KPIs.

• Recommended, planned and oversaw implementation of plant capital improvement projects to improve safety conditions, quality of finished product, and efficiency. Amcor Rigid Plastics 2008-2013

PET Blow molding and injection molding. Plastic Packaging and plastic containers for liquid, food, and other applications. $170mm, 450 employees.

Supply Chain Director Venezuela 10/2012 to 05/2013

• Directed a management team in charge of production planning and scheduling, procurement, warehousing and logistics.

• Designed and implemented plans to achieve corporate supply chain KPI objectives. Corporate targets of

$1MM annual savings, and 95% of on time delivery, in full, were achieved.

• Implemented strategies to control and maintain inventory optimum levels and accuracy. Inventory accuracy target of 99.5% was achieved.

Operations Director Venezuela 11/2008 to 09/2012

• Directed a management team in charge of Production, Maintenance, Quality, Projects, and EHS for all 6 local manufacturing facilities.

• Responsible for directing plant activities to achieve optimum utilization of machinery and equipment, maximum efficiency in operations, and specified product quality requirements.

• Recommended, planned and oversee implementation plant capital improvement projects to improve safety conditions, product quality, efficiency, and installation of new production lines. Most relevant projects: a 7.5MW power generation facility ($8.5MM project), PET stretch blowing and palletizing lines

($3.4MM projects), and shop floor and building expansions ($5.5MM).

• Implemented continuous improvement plans for controlling, reporting, improving and delivering results for operational KPIs. Equipment ME from 73% to 93% (Injection area), 70% to 84% (stretch blowing area), and reduced total plant scrap from 2,2% to 0.9%.

• Successfully controlled operational spending, labor efficiency, materials usage, scrap generation, and talent optimization throughout the plant.

DANA - Venezuela 1986-2008

Automotive metal stamping, machining, welding, chassis assembly, and steel tubing, $90MM sales, 580 employees.

Corporate Sales Manager 07/2007 to 10/2008

• Managed the local Toyota and Ford accounts as well as the representing 70% of the total sales of the Dana Corporation sales in Venezuela.

• Prepared and leaded product cost structure and quoting process for existing and new customer projects. Engineering & Sales Manager 02/2001 to 06/2007

• Responsible for all commercial and customer relations as well as product, process and industrial engineering for the Structural Solutions division dedicated to the Manufacturing and Sales of automotive chassis and steel structural components for passenger cars, light, medium and heavy trucks.

• Maintained and increased sales of the Navistar, AM General, Blue Bird, Workhorse Custom Chassis export accounts representing $90MM in annual sales. Plant Manager – DANA, Tuboauto division C.A. 04/1999 to 01/2001

• Directed a management team in charge of all operational, quality, technical, commercial, personnel, supply chain and administrative activities in a company dedicated to the Manufacturing and sales of Steel tubing for Automotive, oil industry and construction industry applications.

• Fully responsible for P&L, PBIT, WC, ROI and other key indicators.

• Responsible for short and long term business plans. Various positions - Dana Structural Solutions 02/1986 to 04/1999 Project Coordinator, Excellence in Manufacturing (Lean Manufacturing) Coordinator, Production Superintendent, Planning/Scheduling Manager, and Engineering Manager. OTHER TRAINING / SKILLS

• UM Executive program

• Toyota Production System, 5S, TPM, SMED, Kaizen, Lean Manufacturing

• TS16949, APQP, PPAP, FMEA, VAVE, Process Mapping

• SAP, MS Project Manager, MS Office, CAD.

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