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In life, as in football, you won't go far unless you know where the goalposts are.
Arnold H. Glasow
Results driven and dedicated senior manager with a wide range of lean manufacturing experience. Track record of using empirical data to drive continuous improvement to minimize waste and reduce cost while maximizing quality and yield. Established effective goal setting through Lean metrics that motivate participation in quality, safety and productivity through all departments.
I look forward to the opportunity to discuss how I can improve your facility.
Lean Manufacturing Operations
Six Sigma Project Management
ISO 9001, ISO 14000,TS 16949 and cGMP practices
Just In Time (JIT) Manufacturing
Total Productive Maintenance
5S, TWI, SMED, A3 Reporting, VMS
High Speed Machining
Metal Press Operations
Aluminum and Plastic Extrusions
Printing and Packaging
Safety and Environmental
Industrial Light Products/Green Creative
Quality/Customer Service Manager
2016 to present
Implemented an ISO 9001 compliant Quality System
Scrap reduction from 1 million pounds to 350,000.
Improved On-Time Delivery from 82% to 97.8%
Improved Assembly Line efficiency from 84% to 98%
Created a Customer Service Warranty returns program that propelled quality solutions
Reduced Customer Complaints and Warranty Returns by 20%
Senior Project Manager
Managed three project managers across the country.
Created a Smart Sheet Project Tracking Management tool to manage over 80 construction projects globally.
Developed and implemented a plan to move the entire facility to a new location.
The MATLET Group
Director of Continuous Improvement
Constructed a 5-million-dollar pharmaceutical print manufacturing business in Mexico
Initiated and Coordinated a Lean Manufacturing Program for five facilities
Guided facilities in ISO 9001 & 14001 implementations
Lead Kaizens with over a million dollars in savings
I joined up with my brother to create the best Mexican restaurant this side of the Rio Grande. I all honesty this was a complete start up that we were able to sell at a profit.
St Charles, MO
Implemented GMP Compliant Quality System and Lean Manufacturing.
Managed Quality Control and Inspection processes for clinical trial study label application which include 20,000 different label configurations.
Directed and carried out development and testing for proprietary software for barcode and alpha-numeric printing and recognition of clinical labels for the St Louis and Ashford, England facilities.
Implemented ISO 9001:2000 and developed an Advanced Product Quality Planning design program featuring Control Plans and Failure Mode Effects Analysis.
Developed a Lean Manufacturing systems and trained the work force on the use of Statistical Process Control.
Developed testing protocols for gasoline nozzles and created inspection equipment.
Reduced warranty returns by 30%
Managed 120 production employees over 3 shifts manufacturing clutches.
Responsible for P/L of 25 million dollars
Improved throughput by 40%
Reduced over a million dollars of waste in the value streams.
B.S. Industrial/organizational Psychology-Southeast Missouri State University
A.S. Business/Psychology-Dyersburg State Community College
President Phi Theta Kappa 1994 – Chapter awarded four of five stars
President-PSI CHI: National Honors Society Psychology 1995-1997
Ruth Hubbard Cousins Award for best Psi Chi Chapter 1996
Led and Organized 4th Annual Student Research Conference
Missouri Governors Award for Training Excellnce-2006
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification -BMI 2007
Hosted Shingo factory tour - 2018
Patriotic Employer Award -2018