Mark L. Johnson
Rockford, IL **107
CAREER SUMMARY: Years of professional experience in Supply Chain
related management. Extensive experience in purchasing, warehouse
inventory control, and production control. I have experience with Lean
and with Mapics/AS400 and Oracle computer systems. Computer literate
include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).
Rock Valley College, Rockford, Illinois Material Management Associate
Bachelor of Business Administration, Materials Management Almeda
University - Spring 2006
February 2014 - Current Aerotek - Contract at UniCarriers Americas Corp.
- Marengo IL
Inventory Control/Production Control
Responsible for ensuring adequate inventory levels of materials and
accordance with inventory cycles and organizational philosophy and
inventory analysis to solve inventory problems. Analyze and prepare
documents needed for production.
April 2013 - November2013 Nippon Sharyo - Rochelle, IL
Planning procurement and purchasing materials for the manufacturing of
railroad cars, also responsible for delivery control of parts/materials,
defective materials supplying materials to subcontractors planning
payment release, planning effective use and sale of waste or unnecessary
Worked in commodity based purchasing i.e. Outside Machining, Raw Material,
Coordinated with production and suppliers to meet or improve contact
April 2010 - April 2013 Testor Corporation - Rockford, IL
Buyer/Inventory Control/Production Control
Responsible for procurement of chemicals and paint mixtures and other
utilized in the mixing and manufacturing of aerosol paints and other types
Responsible for the Scheduling of the paint mixing and production on the
Prepares defined work packages, including detailed instructions, drawings,
bills of material, references, inspection requirements, etc., to initiate
and control production work. Responsible for ensuring adequate inventory
levels of materials and products in accordance with inventory cycles and
organizational philosophy and conducting inventory analysis to solve
July 2006 - Jan 2010 Rockford Systems, Inc. - Rockford, IL
Responsible for all aspects of purchasing, production control, and
inventory control. I
manage over 6.5 million dollars in procurement of goods and services
utilized in the
manufacture of machine safe-guarding equipment. I was part of
implementation team for
JobBoss Manufacturing computer system. I coordinate with other departments
of Cycle Counting program. Knowledge of business and management principles
in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling,
technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
Mark L. Johnson
410 Sunrise Lane
Rockford, IL 61107
October 2000 - March 2006 YORK International/A Johnson Control Co/Imeco
Polo, IL / Dixon, IL
Material Manager - October 2000 to March 2006
Responsible for all aspects of purchasing, production control, inventory
and shipping. Managed over 15.5 million dollars in procurement of goods and
utilized in the manufacture of refrigeration product, Negotiated annual raw
contracts for steel, Manage staff with the following breakdown Purchasing
Control (2), production control (3) and receiving/shipping (8) departments.
with other departments the setup of Cycle Counting program and Kanban
Setup Major Commodity on consignment program. Run purchase parts thru MRP
December 1997 to October 2000 Alliant Techsystems - Janesville, WI
Purchasing Manager - September 1998 to October 2000
Oversee all purchasing functions while continuing buying activities, new
development and minority business responsibilities, Interface with all
suppliers to ensure product quality and material deliveries were met.
to six buyers, Maintain departmental work instructions for ISO
department budget, and establish support hours for time reporting. Provide
Make/Buy decisions, Provide leadership for proposals i.e. Procurement Plan,
of overall ground rules, Evaluation of vendor responses, Participates on
team. Coordinated recording of supplier pricing and preparation of final
bid proposal to
Senior Buyer - December 1997 to September 1998
Responsible for procurement of goods and services utilized in the assembly
and Government components. Worked in commodity based purchasing i.e.
Machining, Raw Material, etc., Coordinated with production and suppliers to
improve contact requirements.
Manufacturing computer system.
January 1991 to December 1997 IMI Norgren Inc., Rockford, Illinois
Managed over 6.5 million dollars in procurement of goods and services
utilized in the
manufacture of pneumatic products, Negotiated annual raw material contracts
aluminum and steel, Published and managed ISO-9000 procedures for
receiving departments, Coordinated with production and inventory control
the setup of Kanban systems both internally and with outside suppliers, Was
for the upgrade and maintenance of MAPICS II purchasing computer system.
September 1989 to May 1990 American Autogard Corp., Rockford, Illinois
Managed staff of five in purchasing, inventory control, and receiving
Achieved reduction of production lead times from six to two weeks, Upgraded
maintained MAPICS II purchasing computer system.