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Machinist/Production Supervisor resume

South Elgin, Illinois, United States
27.00 Hr
October 26, 2016

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Mark Duncan

Mark Duncan resume

Elgin, IL ***** - 331-***-****

Authorized to work in the US for any employer


Production Supervisor/Machinist

All - All

Mark B. Duncan

P.O Box 3421

St. Charles, IL 60174

Cell: 331-***-****


Manufacturing Engineer Courses at Cal State, Pomona, CA. 2 years; Business Management Courses, 1 year;

Machine Tool Technology, Mt. San Antonio College, Walnut, and CA 2 years; Lean and Kaizen Manufacturing Techniques through Boeing Co.; Six Sigma and 5S methods through Otto Engineering Co. Computer skills / software:

Microsoft Suite, Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7. Adobe Acrobat, Visual manufacturing, Crystal Reports, MS Project and TCM Manufacturing. Some MRP programs. Employment

Absolute Zero Machining Co.

St. Charles 7/2010 - Current

Job Title: Tooling / Manufacturing Manager

Job Duties: Help design and manufacture tooling for horizontal and vertical machining centers on odd-shaped part fixtures in a small job shop. Includes CNC turning, CNC milling and jig grinding, Supervise assembly, set- ups and programing, Quote jobs, order tooling and materials, supervise operations of up to 15 direct reports, create routings and work orders per customers' demands/needs. 100% Inspection. John Crane, Inc.

Morton Grove, IL 11/2008 - 10-2010

Job Title: CNC Machinist

Job duties: Set-up, program, and operate Mazak 450 Nexus Turning Center with live tooling. Set-up and operate Haas Vertical Mill; Set-up and operate manual mills and lathes. Some CMM./B&S Programming EDM. Operations and programming.

Brad Foote Gear Works, Inc.

Cicero, IL 8/2007 – 9/2008

Title: Production Manager

Job Duties: Manage 16 cells of various types of gears: bevel gears, pinion gears, spur gears and helix gears. Cells consist of horizontal and vertical lathes, mills and hobs. Manage cell layout, production and quality control; routing secondary operations and rework. Also production output, scrap and maintenance In addition assist with of CNC mills, lathes, manual and CNC hobs. 65-70 direct reports, Reason for leaving: layoff; company was sold (Tower Industries) Amtec Precision Products

Elgin, IL 1/2006 to 6/2007

Title: Shift Production Manager

Job Duties: Oversee production, quality and safety of up to 98 direct reports in a JIT, Automotive fast-paced environment, Implement production runs for the planned schedules; account for labor hours on daily production reports; resolve product Quality problems; identify "out of spec" conditions; on-time shipping responsibilities; ISO 9002; 150 CNC machines; GS 9000 certified; Ford Q1 certified; OPPM quality concept (zero defects); 550+ employees.

Reason for leaving: Company sold, cut 3rd shift.

Otto Engineering

Carpentersville, IL 4/2005 to 1/2006

Title: Production Supervisor

Job duties: Supervise CNC turning: Star double spindle Swiss style Gildemeister, Swiss Style Miyano machines; milling, Hurco Mori Seiki; some Mazak Multiplex milling; Supervision of stamping and tooling departments on second shift. Do production reports, annual reviews; responsible for safety and ISO requirements, and also CNC setup and programming editing in a lean manufacturing environment. 24 direct reports.

Overton Gear Co., Inc.

Addison, IL 2/2004 - 4/2005

Title: Cell Leader

Job duties: Supervise CNC turning, milling, stamping and tooling departments on second shift; adopt continuous quality auditing procedure for production using six sigma production techniques; achieve production standards and budgets; submit TQI Plans to reduce plant costs & increase efficiencies; annual reviews; responsible for safety and ISO 9002 requirements, in a lean manufacturing environment. All maintenance and work orders.

Northstar Aerospace (formerly Derlan, a/k/a Boeing) Bedford Park, IL 10/1997 - 1/2004 (Union call back) Title: Lead Man, CNC Mills.

Job Duties: Horizontal Mazak double pallet machining center with M-2 and T-32 controls; Mori Seiki vertical Milling setup; 3, 4, and 5-axis machines. Toyota double pallet, 5-axis horizontal mill with 18m Fanuc controls. Mori Seiki SL5 and DL twin spindle turning; program editing and manual machine operation. Reason for leaving: Company sold twice. Lay-off.


Downers Grove, IL 11/1995 - 10/1997

Title: CNC Milling Machinist

Job Duties: Set up, operate and program CNC mills, Dahlia with Fanuc 15m controls and Mori Seiki FM2 vertical mill. Manual milling and turning some ID Grinding. ADDITIONAL SKILLS:

Handle all shipping requirements; MRP, Ordering Supplies and Expediting; Manage budget / cost control in conjunction with Plant Manager. Responsible for maintenance and repair W/O of machines and equipment; On Safety Board, Otto Engineering;

ISO 9002 Review board, Amtec Precision Inc. Familiar with aerospace blueprints and metric, basic trigonometry, and geometric tolerancing;

Maintenance and prototype machinist at Ford Aerospace, machine rebuilder at Thru-way Corp; 3 years Automotive experience, Ford Aero, Irvine, CA.; Various gear shops, some mold shop work.


Associate in Machine tool Tec.

Los Altos H.S. Mt San Antonio College


Production Supervisor/Machinist (10+ years)

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