Accomplished and seasoned team leader with over 19 years in industrial maintenance including the last 6 years as Facility Manager and Safety Manager Excellent communication and time management skills while completing tasks with accuracy and efficiency. A problem solver.
Skills and Accomplishments
Managed multiple projects simultaneously.
Understand core building systems.
Established and administered an aggressive safety program with weekly safety meetings.
Reduced roofing expenses through a proactive roofing program.
Understand budgeting and accounting practices.
Managed teams of staff and contractors.
Advanced knowledge of preventive maintenance procedures.
Knowledge of relevant local, state and federal safety regulations.
Slashed facility oxygen cost by 37% and plant waste expenses by 50% through vendor contract negotiations.
Experience Facility Manager Contractors Steel Company Hammond, Indiana March 2012 to present
Responsible for upkeep and preventative maintenance of a 50 acre - 500,000 sq. ft. facility.
Project Manager- planning and negotiating with contractors.
Safety manager conducting meetings and developing safety culture among workers.
Supervise the maintenance department, conduct interviews, hire staff, develop an aggressive preventative maintenance program.
Purchase agent for supplies and parts inventory. Reducing costs while maintaining high standards.
IT site administrator monitoring and installing network equipment, upgrading computers and general troubleshooting.
keeping facility in compliance with all local, state and federal agencies.
Maintenance "A" Mechanic Dietrich Industries a subsidiary of Worthington Steel July 1981 to March 2012
Achieving "A" rate Maintenance Mechanic Technician with over 13 years experience in Industrial Maintenance.
Proficient in diagnostics, troubleshooting and repairing mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, pipe fitting, preventative maintenance, fabricating, burning, welding, modifying and upgrading equipment using blueprints, schematics and assembly drawings, installing and uninstalling industrial equipment, overhead crane operation, inspection and repair, fire sprinkler system monitoring and repair, forklift operation, inspection and repair.
Productive and proficient machine operator
Leader in 6-S initiative.
Leader in plant safety committee and took 10 hour OSHA safety classes.
Thompson Education Direct. 4 year Maintenance Mechanic Millwright Apprentice schooling adjoined with hands on training. Purdue University Calumet Second year student in Electrical and Computer Engineering.