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Manager Project

Sparks, Nevada, United States
September 14, 2018

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Summary of Qualifications

A Highly skilled, IT and Business Management professional with 26 years of experience with exceptional interpersonal, communication skills, and an extensive background in the following broad-based competencies:

* Information Technology Management * Business Management

* Project Management * Logistic Warehouse Management

* System Administration * OHSA 30

* Lean Six Sigma * Design Build

* Health Safety and Environmental * Safety

* Transformational leadership style, strong decision-making skills, people person.

* Proven record in strengthening company productivity and efficiency.

* Effective negotiator with strong communications and presentation skills.

* Extensive experience in trouble shooting Microsoft products.

* Able to handle multiple projects at the same time.

* Ability to meet deadlines on-time utilizing planning techniques.

* Situational Management Style.

* Training in Health Environmental

*Always learning


Lifetouch Portrait Studios July 2005 to Current

Process Engineer

* Managed all building requirements: HAVC, Electrical 3phase and 110 requirements

* Warehouse Management 100% accuracy 2 million dollar inventory and third party audit 100%.

* New warehouse design 20’ high 7’wide narrow isle for Logistics process.

* New automated conveyor project

* Professionally trained all associates in Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) program. This included, Hazcom, Hazmat, PIT, EAP, Slug, Toxic Organics, Evacuation, Ladder, Ergonomics, First Aid, BBP, DEF/CPR, on a yearly bases or as required.

* Expertly reduced waste by moving towards a fixed cost structure utilizing Lean-Six Sigma techniques to reduce paper waste from 13.50% per month to 5.17% per month. This resulted in a 37% reduction in re-work first time through. The increased efficiency required a cross training program to keep employees trained in cross-functional departments.

* Required to reduce overhead by $233000.00 per year. This required finding a suitable building, and managing the logistics of the move.

* Relocated to smaller building, finished 3 months ahead of schedule. Implement a just in time inventory system where production products are used as required.

* Planned and executed a $108000.00 automated conveyor system. Utilizing Lean and Six sigma methodologies, increased efficiency by less handling of product boxes, increase productivity in re-work area where the box comes to the employee. Created an automated scanning system,that printed a pick list and consolidated the box for shipping, reducing associates handling of the shipping product.

* Reduced staff from 175 employees to 50 employees in four years by implementing an automated conveyor system: vastly reducing the handling of the rework product; collaborating with programmers to program a system by which the software checked for good box versus bad box. This increased on time delivery from 80% to 99.98% by eliminating all waste within the process. This saved over $2.5 million over 4 years of operating costs. In addition to Lean, Six Sigma methodologies were also used to analysis problem areas to ascertain an adequate fix to specific problems throughout the production process.

*Implemented Project Management Office (PMO) to track Six Sigma opportunities, change management, continues improvement tracking, and project management initiatives. All projects were visible from company intranet site, which showed an executive summary of all projects pending and status.

* Programmed statistical reports to “prove” improvement match desired result.

* Documented all HSE and process flows throughout the business process.

CES Machine Products, Inc. 2003 – 2004

Manager, Information Systems

* Selected to created and implement project plan to move into new 57,600 square foot building.

* Expertly designed new infrastructure pertaining to business requirements including voice and data.

* Project managed 3 electrical companies in order to get electrical requirements completed on time.

* Organized the move of 43 CNC milling machines including their installation.

* Created IT strategy to help under pin business strategy.

* Increased Web-site visibility by 100 percent in 12 weeks.

* Created procedure documents for IT Department for ISO-9000-2000 and past certification.

* Created and implemented new Disaster Recovery Plan.

* Increased the reliability of communication between computer and CNC machines eliminating corrupted program data.

* Successfully upgraded Vista 4.4 to Vantage 6.1 ERP.

* Expertly managed Windows 2000 server and 2003 server.

* Collaborated with tech support to resolve Vista and FoxPro database problems.

* Installed routers, managed firewall and protected internal environment from outside threat.

* Managed Veritas Backup Exec.

* Expertly supported Microsoft operating systems 95, 98, 2000 pro, XP pro,

* Windows 2000, 2003 server.

*Created plan for IT department for a two-year vision.

Consulting 2002 – 2003

* Designed network infrastructure, project managed installation of cat5e to specification.

* Designed Server Hardware and installation of Windows 2000 Server.

* Designed new system to migrate from Novell Windows 2000 Server

* Installation of QuickBooks 2002, 2003, network version, Point of Sale.

* Installation and design of disaster recovery software for clients.

* Virus removal and trouble shooting problems.

* Resolved existing network related issues.

* Installation of Wireless network and design.

* Website design and setup.

* Advised clients of best practices for Windows products.

* Conducted ROI analysis on all projects

LSP Products Group, Carson City, Nevada 2001- 2002

Network Administrator

* Project Managed B2B IPNet Solutions and EDI automation project using MS Project.

* Expertly revived 5-month-old failed project and re-gained control in 6 weeks using SDLC.

* Managed weekly meetings with stakeholders and managed work assignments.

* Analyzed current business process, mapped an preformed fit gap analysis

* Created all network diagrams using Visio.

* Re-engineered business process for better performance and transition

* Managed 55 PC‘s, and 5 servers, plus LAN/WAN communications.

* Create all disaster recovery requirements pertaining to Microsoft Infrastructure.

* Created a system of hardware and software standards.

* Redesigned network and advised on new direction.

* Collaborated with providers to design, develop, implement and support communication system applications.

* Documented all department policies and processes pertaining to IT.

Arger Enterprises, Inc., Reno, Nevada 1988-2000

Manager, Information Systems

* Created and grew IT Department, assisting in maximizing sales from $10M to $62M.

* Expertly managed 60 PC‘s, 9 Servers, VAX 4300, and worldwide network.

* Substantially reduced consulting costs by effectively managing mission critical systems and by testing all aspects of BaaN, sales, inventory control, purchasing, AR, AP, GL, MRP, report writing, training, and mapping business processes.

* Strong understanding of business process from point of sale & point of purchase through accounting AR, AP and GL.

* Created and managed company Disaster Recovery/Business Resumption plans pertaining to Microsoft Infrastructure.

* Drastically reduced outsourcing costs, saving $500,000 over 5 years by managing all mission critical systems backups.

* Improved productivity and reduced downtime by successfully managing all LAN/WAN installations and troubleshooting issues domestic and abroad.

* Trained personnel, improving productivity and end user efficiency.

* Collaborated with providers to design, develop, implement and support the computer and communication system applications.

* Spearheaded implementation of new processes to improve and streamline desktop services functions.

* Expertly networked infrastructure, improving delivery of services to desktop, network administration and monitoring, remote connectivity and inter-company communications.

*Successfully installed KSH ERP, BaaN ERP.


University of Phoenix, Reno, NV.

Master of Business Administration 2006

University of Phoenix, Reno, NV.

Bachelors of Science, Information Technology 2004


Special Skills: IT Management, Project Management, SDLC, Data Modeling, Process Engineering, Network Design, Server Architecture Design, PMO, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma and Disaster recovery, Conveyor design, HVAC, Design Build, 208 3 Phase Electrical, Indigo Printer Preparations setup

Software: Window 10, Windows office

Certifications: HSE, Hazardous Materials and RCRA, First-Aid, BBP, CPR/AED, OSHA 30

KEYWORDS: health safety and environmental, senior project manager, information technology manager, information systems manager, help desk manager, supervisor, IS manager, operations manager, business analyst, network administrator

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