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Project Manager, Engineer, Quality Assurance, Plant Manager, Safety Ma

Atlanta, Georgia, United States
January 28, 2017

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Jeremy McBride

Senior Plant Manager/ Engineer

Waynesboro, GA 30830 - (706) ***-****

• To attain gainful employment with a local and reputable company where I may be able to take advantage of my experience and education.

Authorized to work in the US for any employer


Senior Plant Manager

Argos - US Division/ SouthEast Augusta, Ga

Jan 2016- Present

Project Manager

Georgia Iron Works Industries, Inc - Grovetown, GA - July 2013 to October 2015 Richard Caldwell (706) ***-****. (Supervisor) 7/25/2013 - 10/24/2015 . Performed a wide range of coordination and sales activities in direct support of GIW projects and pump orders. Primary objective was to manage project implementation, documentation and project billing in accordance with contractual specifications, guidelines and timelines in strict compliance with GIW processes and procedures. Act as a liaison to GIW Accounts Receivable (A/R). Use GIW tracking system to ensure timely delivery of project materials. Complied with contractual requirements to ensure quality checks were performed to ensure accuracy. Required constant oversight of the projects to monitor activities and adjust timelines, labor, shipments and orders needed to meet deadlines. Maintained A/R Register. Initiated invoice authorization for advance payments and or progressive billings. Prepared documentation to support invoices as required. Maintained appropriate record keeping and data base according to SMART SOP- Standard Operating Procedures. Managed document files both electronic and hard copy format. Maintained document submittal register (DSR). Submitted documents as specified in customer requirements. Recorded submittals and returns on the DSR in accordance with SMART protocol and customer requirements. Created and prepared technical

& non-technical documents for submittal to the customer. Created and prepared technical documents for submittal to the customer. Assisted in coordination with outside vendors for auxiliary equipment and equipment documentation. Managed Scope Creep- notified supervisor of customer requests outside the agreed to parameters of the contract. Maintained AS400 Warranty Masterfile. Assisted with inspections, photographed and/or tagged equipment. Provided Quality Checks on inventory crating and shipping markings. Oversaw warehoused goods, monitored monthly maintenance requirements and performed audit reports. Provided support and coordination for shipping released to job site. Reviewed and scrutinized supplier document requirements during the quote stage. Maintained appropriate records and data bases to support department function. Cross trained other supporting departments. Developed and maintained training and reference materials for my position. Pursued continuing education and training related to job requirements and GIW product knowledge.

1st Shift Supervisor/ Quality Engineer

HP Pelzer - Thomson, GA - March 2011 to July 2013

Responsible for day to day operations to include, accurately interpreting Quality System procedures and specifications, APQP, FMEA, SPC, Maiden, and 5s. Reverse engineering and root cause analysis.meeting daily production standards while maintaining a safe working environment, tracking and recording daily OEE, productivity, scheduling, and coordinating any maintenance issues with scheduled or unscheduled downtime, scrap rates, and scheduling personnel to accommodate any unforeseen occurrences that might interrupt production. Also responsible for holding employees accountable for their actions to include evaluations and write-ups if and when needed.

Design Engineer / Project Manager

Augusta Fire Protection, Inc - Martinez, GA - May 2006 to January 2010 5/12/2006- 1/1/2010. Responsible for designing, implementing, and overseeing the construction of commercial and residential fire protection systems, which use an integrated system of computer and electrical circuits and components to monitor and deploy necessary water to designated fire zones that are determined by local, state and federal fire codes. Also responsible for coordinating with contractor's and city engineers to accommodate any and all foreseen issues that would inhibit the implementation of the approved plans. Responsible for addressing issues that surfaced during the construction of fire protection system. Responsible for designing system around HVAC, electrical, and any mechanical hardware already designated in the architectural blueprints. Used and AutoCad based computer program along with all engineering plans and blueprints to design system based on all approved state and federal guidelines. Also responsible for overseeing construction of designed systems.

Aircraft Electrician & Avionics Specialist / Special Operations United States Army - September 1998 to March 2003

Responsible for keeping all aircraft mission ready. Duties to include but not limited to, running scheduled diagnostic checks of all electrical systems and components based on a standard operating procedure set forth by the United States Aviation Regimental Command. To trouble shoot and repair any and all reported electrical issues. To ensure the overall operational capability of the aircraft for which I was responsible. Also responsible for overseeing the work and diagnostics of subordinate soldiers. Responsible for daily, weekly, and monthly training schedule in which I taught regimented training of subordinate aircrew members. EDUCATION

Master's of Business Administration in Management

Hull Business School @ Augusta University - Augusta, GA 2017

BS in Analytical Chemistry

Augusta State University - Augusta, GA


Bachelor's of Science in Biology

Augusta State University - Augusta, GA


Aviation and Aeronautics College



Project Management, Design Engineer, Quality Control, KAIZEN, SPC, 8D, ISO 9001 & 16949, SAP, AS 400, AutoCad, MS Office (Excel, Powerpoint, Word, & Access) MS Project, Primavera, All BluePrints & Electrical schematics and Diagrams, Hydraulics & Hydraulic calculations, Federal, State, and local Blding codes, CPR & First Aid w/ defibrillator- more upon request MILITARY SERVICE

Service Country: US

Branch: Army

Rank: Sergeant / E-5

September 1998 to April 2003


Meritorious Service Medal

April 2001

Good Conduct Medal

April 2003

Campaign Ribbons

August 2001

Above for deployment to Iraq. Second one for service in Afghanistan See below

I have many more, but too many to list here. Will be glad to discuss it further upon request. CERTIFICATIONS

AFSA Designer III

The American Fire Safety Administration is very similar to the NFPA in scope of work. NFPA Level II Designer

The National Fire Protection Association has awarded me this certification verifying my abilities to read, interpret, and understand all construction trades, ie; all possible BluePrints, electrical schematics, plumbing, and HVAC in reference to the specific job at hand in order to design appropriate Fire Protection systems based on Federal & State guidelines. This certification also verifies many many hours spent in the field ensuring accurate and efficient design and implementation.

OSHA & MSHA 60Hr Safety Certification

They are both completely independent of one another and I had to attend both conferences and pass both exams to acquire these certifications.

MS Office- Word, Excel, Access, & PowerPoint

Was required to take 2 microcomputer application courses while earning my two Bachelors of Science degrees. I also have experience data mining using Excel

AS400 & SAP

Was required to attain these certifications per my employment at Georgia Iron Works. Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Attained while working for a Tier 1 Automotive hot injection molding company, HP Pelzer. I am very close to my next level certification.

Level II Hazmat Containment

March 2019

This certification verifies I have had the necessary training to recognize, verify, and contain most chemical spills or accidents effecting manufacturing, industrial, and construction sites. PMP - Project Management Professional

Working towards to attaining this one. Will be taking the exam in August 2016

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