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Manager Maintenance

Columbia, South Carolina, 29223, United States
December 21, 2018

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Jose I Rodriguez 502-***-****

Louisville Kentucky



A results deliverer, an innovator with strong Plant Maintenance Engineering strategic skills, decision maker based in data and numerical analysis.

Effective Personnel Leadership - Both hourly and salaried management, significant Union experience, Change Leadership, hands-on Management style.

Quality Systems - Kaizen Events, ISO 9001, TPM/Lean environments, HACCP experience, Continuous Process Improvement and 5S Methodologies.

Computer Literate - SAP experience, MS Project, CMMS, Maximo, EAM, MP2, and INFOR.

Provided budget forecast using SAP, and JP Morgan.

Excellent communication and coaching/mentoring skills.


GE Appliances/Haier Louisville KY

Maintenance/Facilities Manager 2016-10/2018

Provide Leadership to Maintenance and Facility Department on 3rd shift, the final product being dish washers appliances. Metal stamping, robot operation, over-head conveyors, continuous welding operations, SS parts assembly.

Serve as an expert matter providing technical support on day/day equipment issues, find resolution on personal conflicts, and Coaching programs interaction.

Constantly interact with Union members and Workers Union representatives, recording low rate personal grievances.

With significate less, labor keeping up both goals; Production and Safety standards.

Recording low occurrence accident results, using training approach technique.

Recording PM Completion steady of higher 80’s% and 90’s%.

Interact with cross department between Operations, Engineering, QA, and Maintenance.

Colgate-Palmolive Bowling Green KY

Maintenance/Reliability Manager 2015-2016

Led a group of 30 hourly and 4 salaried maintenance personnel

Created-through a reliability initiative where assets were maintained with PM program and AM activities. PSM Program, 14 Elements.

Initiated Facility wide FP&R (TPM) program after received formal training

Administrated control expenses budget for 6.5M. Managed departmental through industry standard performance indicators using SAP-PM and SAP-TRANSITIONS.

Pepsi BC Columbia, SC

Maintenance Manager 2012-2014

Rebuilt whole 11M worth, Ammonia system (R-717) from 26,000 lbs. to 8,500 lbs.

Activated the mechanical integrity program, Representing the Company for PSM CEMS, and EPA. Delivered SOP, AND PHA studies in Ammonia system.

Increased the production lines efficiency from 60’s% to 80’s% on 6 Production lines; e.g. bottling, canning, BIB, and PET blow molding, with high speed labelers.

Taught data analysis, Kaizen, RCFA, purchasing regulations and technical training to 24 mechanics, 6 Leaders, 3 Supervisors.

Improved the PM program completion from 50-60%, to 80-100% completion.

Implemented a Work Order system across the Facility, which delivers 100% results.

Engineering Consulting Houston TX

United DC 2008-2012

Hired as a specialist to meet ISO 9000-2001. Initiated TPM.

Developed Capital Projects for: olefins, polyolefin, PET, polystyrene, and K-resins.

Set up PM program, Work orders system, and Training programs.

Mission Foods, Atlanta GA

Maintenance Manager 2004-2008

Administrated TPM program with 4 Supervisors, and 30 mechanics.

Bakery operations ISO, and SAP regulated.

Developer of reliability engineering e.g. infra red, oil, and vibration analysis.

Received training for Allen Bradley PLC, AIB, and WWPP (GA 2005).


Sullivan University Louisville KY 2019

Master’s in science, Management-In progress

Expected completing 2019

La Laguna Institute of Technology Torreon, Mexico

Bachelor of Science-Industrial Engineering; Mechanic Design.

Graduated 2005

SPC/Edwards Deming, Tec de Monterrey/Ford Motor CO.

PSM Administration program Charlotte NC

14 Elements Completed 2014

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