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Manager Quality

Location:
Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
Posted:
October 16, 2016

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BRIAN W. COLE

*** ********* ***** ***** ***, MI *8067

Home: 248-***-**** Cell: 248-***-****

EXPERIENCE:

PLASCO TOOLING & ENGINEERING CORP.

Tool Buyoff (04/16 – 08/16)

Responsible for tool quality for Boeing, Triumph, Textron, Airbus, ATK,

LMI and Honda

Reviewed laser and CMM reports for dimensional accuracy

Presented QA package: material certs, weld certs and proof load certs to engineers

Proficient in Enovia Catia, MS Word, Excel and Power Point

ODYSSEY INDUSTRIES, INC.

Tool Buyoff (10/08 - 3/16)

Responsible for tool quality for Boeing, Vought, Middle River, Airbus, ATK,

L-3 Communications, Sikorsky-Lockheed Martin

Reviewed laser and CMM reports for dimensional accuracy

Presented QA package: material certs, weld certs and proof load certs to engineers

Proficient in Enovia Catia, MS Word, Excel and Power Point

CMM Operator (6/06 – 10-08)

Operated Poli machine with CAPPS 6.1 software measuring tools answering all GD&T notes and dimensions

QCR TECH

Journeyman Fixture Builder; Estimator and Program Manager (9/05 – 2/06 )

Estimated cost of all fixtures dealing with Chrysler, Ford, GM and Tier 1 suppliers

Attended design kickoff meetings, interacting with platform managers and advanced quality and gage engineers in determining the placement of SPC points

Partnered with quality and gage engineers assuring all GD&T notes and datum schemes were set

At final gage buyoff, reviewed quality reports, CMM reports and assured that the gage passed Gage R and Gage R&R with quality and gage engineer on site

COLLINS & AIKMAN

Fixture Department Manager (7/04 - 5/05)

Established and staffed first 35-man fixture department for Chrysler, Ford and GM gages

Purchased equipment and financially tracked all work

Estimated cost, attended design concept meetings and tracked all design changes

QCR TECH

Fixture Department Manager (8/98 - 7/04)

Estimated cost of all fixtures dealing with Chrysler, Ford, GM and Tier 1 suppliers

Attended design kickoff meetings, interacting with platform managers and advanced quality and gage engineers in determining the placement of SPC points

Partnered with quality and gage engineers assuring all GD&T notes and datum scheme were set

At final gage buyoff, reviewed quality reports, CMM reports and assured that the gage passed Gage R and Gage R&R with quality and gage engineer on site

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KNIGHT MODEL & PROTOTYPE CORP.

Fixture Department Manager (6/90 – 8/98)

Hired and staffed fixture department for manufacture of plastic and sheet metal parts

Salesman:

Managed current accounts as primary customer contact. Responsible for increased sales volume and problem resolution. Solicited new accounts, maintaining programs with Delphi, UTA, and GM Truck & Bus.

AERO DETROIT, INC.

Journeyman Fixture Builder (5/88 - 6/90)

Managed program builds to meet customers’ engineering and timing requirements.

D & F CORP.

Journeyman Fixture Builder (4/87 - 5/88)

Built various fixtures and RIM tools.

MODELS & TOOLS, INC.

Journeyman Fixture Builder (4/86 - 4/87)

Built various fixtures.

DYNAQUIK CORP.

Fixture Foreman (8/84 - 4/86)

Responsible for fixture and lamination departments, overseeing a total of twenty men. Handled day-to-day operations on the shop floor, estimated fixtures, and maintained daily contact with customers

COMPETENCIES:

Became journeyman fixture builder in 1984.

Developed vast experience with mylar and blueprint reading, trigonometry, welding, machinist-bridgeport, lathe, surface grinder, boringmill, baseplane, plastic fiberglass laminator, and NC lathe. Comfortable with technical issues at all levels. In-depth understanding of program engineering, timing, and logistical requirements. Experience in and understanding of the nuances of various business cultures and standard business practices inherent to manufacturing. Effectively strengthen communication, customer confidence, and problem resolution. Take great pride in working with people to achieve win-win situations.

REFERENCES:

Paul Marentette

AIP Aerospace, Odyssey Tooling

248-***-****

Brian Kotas

Visioneering

586-***-****

Bob Pilgrim

TAG Group Chrysler

248-***-****

Paul Richards

Louca Mold & Aerospace

248-***-****



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