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Management Supply Chain

Wichita, Kansas, 67212, United States
October 16, 2016

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Brian A. Roberts Resume **** N Covington St Wichita, KS, 67212



Plant Manager - Siemens Wind Inc. Wichita, Kansas, Oct 2011-present

Responsible for the build-up, tear down and refurbishment of tooling kits required to install and maintain Siemens wind turbines

Manage the annual operational and capital budget allocation

Implemented lean management strategies to increase productivity to continually meet and exceed customers’ expectations

Directly leading change management process to improve processes and efficiencies throughout the plant

Initiated asset management control process using materials management system to be able to consistently track assets

Developed annual safety awareness campaigns resulting in zero lost time accidents for more than 5 years

Established equipment preventive maintenance program to schedule and track all required equipment maintenance

Material Logistic Specialist, Siemens Energy, Houston, Texas, 2010-Oct 2011

Manage the multi-modal transportation operation for Supply Chain regions North America

Master data compile all nonconformance transportation invoices from SAP and IPS to assign the correct cost center account

Procure negotiated contracts with vendors and cut purchase orders daily for transportation requirements

Project Material Support, Siemens Energy, Houston, Texas, 2009-2010

Establish project materials reporting tools as agreed with project management

Monitor and report status of equipment and materials to project management

Supply Chain Lead, Rail Power Hybrid Technologies Corporation, La Porte, Texas, 2007-2009

Logistics coordinator during engine change out modification

Created MRP and workflow charted inventory control process

Operational Supervisor, U.S. Air National Guard Ellington Field, Texas, 2007-2009

Oversea daily customer orders

Maintained inventory control assets

Production Supervisor, U.S. Air Force Tucson, AZ, Spangdahlem, Germany, Fairfield, CA, 2001-2007

Operations supervisor, running teams to pick, pack and ship ammunitions operation while maintaining 100% inventory control

Production line supervisor overseeing ammunition build during Operation Iraqi Freedom Campaign and Enduring Freedom



Lean manufacturing, 5 S, one piece flow, supplier management, team builder, budget management, organization and planning skills

Transportation Logistics

Domestic truck routing, international shipments, import/export classification, DOT, hazardous material transportation, NAFTA

Supply Chain Operations

Master Data, financial modeling, profit analysis, balance sheets, account analysis, forecasting, vendor management,

Information Technology Systems

Research, SAP, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio, TMS, Excel Macros


MBA, Baker University

BA in Transportation and Logistics Management, May 2010, American Public University, Charles Town, WV, 3.2/4.0 GPA

Siemens- Supervisor Excellence Course

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