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Manager Maintenance

Miami, FL
September 13, 2019

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Jose Villarroel Cuevas

***** ** ** **. *******.Doral, Miami, FL 33178

Phone: 305-***-****, E-Mail:

Senior Operations Maintenance Manager

Self-driven, dynamic and motivated senior professional having rich experience in streamlining processes to facilitate smooth production process and enhance productivity.Robust record of success in systematizing maintenance function with an implementation of predictive, planned and preventive maintenance practices to maximize functional availability of equipment. Demonstrated professional excellence in the areas of plant operation, technical specifications, resource mobilization, shut down and start up planning and monitoring to ensure execution within scheduled time and budget.Thrives in a deadline intensive environment, multi-task, perform under pressure and meet deadlines. Results-oriented and focused with immaculate work habits, excellent man-management, time management and leadership skills. Proven experience in TPM implementation and the related pillars, including preventative/predictive maintenance, autonomous maintenance, and focused improvements.

~Actively engaged in successful TPM implementation and autonomous maintenance~

~ Proficient in Mechanical Drive Systems, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Electricity and electronics, and PLC fundamentals ~

Skill Areas:Plant Operation Management Man & Machine Planning Costing & Estimation Mechanical Maintenance Technique Troubleshooting Installation Management Breakdown Management Inspection and Control Preventive Maintenance Project Management Root Cause Analysis Resource Management Process Improvement Quality Assurance


JLL/Amazon, Miami, Florida(Feb 2018 - Jan 2019)

Senior Operations Maintenance Manager

JLL Spark is dedicated to transforming the real estate industry through technology-based innovation. JLL Spark provides the nimbleness of a startup backed by JLL's expertise and resources.

Led manager on site. In consultation with senior account leadership, oversee the operation, staffing, performance and development of a team of highly skilled technicians and managers in delivering Material Handling, Industrial Automation and Robotics services in a 24x7 logistics environment.

Responsible for achieving the expected level of service delivery as described in the Service Level Agreements and measured by the Key Performance Indicators.

Additionally, the expected levels of service delivery must be achieved at the lowest possible cost and within the prescribed budget for each facility.

Part of the North American Operations Team that provides services to the client across the United States, Mexico and Canada

Performed more technical and complex tasks of the work unit including implementing changes to improve efficiency and plant operation cost effectiveness.

Participated in the selection of plant operations staff, provided coordinate staff training, worked with employees to correct deficiencies and implemented discipline procedures.

Coordinated and supervised the activities of the maintenance and operating personnel in the construction, operation, maintenance and repair of hydroelectric facilities to ensure continuity of operations.

Ensured compliance with applicable company policies while emphasizing on safety and environmental requirements and took appropriate action.

TUUCI, Miami, Florida(Mar 2017 - Feb 2018)

Maintenance and Facilities Manager

TUUCI makes commercial umbrellas, market umbrellas, patio umbrellas and outdoor parasols with lavish style and to marine grade quality for durability.

Managed emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.

Maintainedsupply inventories of maintenance parts and machine components

Maintained costs of maintenance labor and supplies within budget.

Led and participated on committees/tams as directed by Plant manager.

Improvedmanufacturing processes and methods for cost-reduction, quality improvement and efficiency

Engaged in testing and modifying electronic system in engineering development. Ensured system and components meet established specifications.

Documented service and installation actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.

Analyzed the performance of machines. Identified and captured opportunities for improving equipment maintainability and reliability.

Optimized work processes, adapted maintenance tools and procedures to improve equipment utilization and reliability, and minimized service quality incidents.

Taurus International, Miami, Florida(Jul 2015 - Nov 2016)

Maintenance and Facilities Manager

Supplying forgings, castings, and related quality engineered components to Original Equipment Manufacturers, Taurus International combines the most qualified and reliable suppliers in the world together with a comprehensive knowledge of commerce and industry to provide the finest quality and services available.

Directed maintenance personnel to ensure that all systems operate at their highest capability to meet required production schedules, quality, costs and schedule priorities.

Improved reliability, maintenance and processing methods to reduce cost and avoid loss of production as a result of equipment malfunction or failure time.

Determined equipment capabilities, safety and operational condition in coordination with the other Supervisors and technicians.

Coordinated, arranged, and supervised, and provided for the completion of corrective and preventive maintenance in accordance with company operating procedures, practices and financial considerations.

Provided maintenance training to include the effective utilization of the maintenance logs, completion of routine maintenance specific to facility, equipment operations and support.

Assisted workers in diagnosing malfunctions in machinery and equipment.

Studied production schedules and estimates worker hour requirements for completion of job assignment.Assisted with preparing requisitions to determine the number of spare parts to be kept in inventory.

Assisted in maintaining departmental operating budget at a positive variance by effectively utilizing the workforce and equipment.

Captiva Containers LLC - Miami Gardens, Florida (Jul 2013 - May 2015)

Engineer Sr. Technical Director Production Department

Captiva manufactures custom bottles & containers that are attractive, durable and always of the highest quality.

Installation and startup of 5 PET Injection and Blowing Containers Lines, including: Installation of all peripheral equipment as High Pressure Compressor, Water Chillers, Vacuum Pumps, Water Heaters, Resin Receivers and Dryers, Pigment Dosing Units, Scales, Packaging equipment, High Pressure Air, Vacuum and Water piping Lines.


SAZON INC (GOYA PRODUCTS), Doral, Miami,Florida Feb 2013 - Jul 2013

Industrial Electronic Technician

ACR / ARTEX, Dania Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Florida Jul 2012 - Dec 2012

RF Engineering Technician

Jose A. Villarroel Cuevas ConsultanServices – Caracas, Venezuela Jul 2008 - Nov 2011

Engineering Consultant

IndustriaQuimica De Portuguesa S.A. (Inquiport) – Araure, Venezuela Sep 2007 - Jul 2008

Plant Manager

Coca-Cola Femsa De Venezuela, S.A. – Valencia, Venezuela Apr 2006 - Nov 2006

Industrial Maintenance Manager

Bridgestone Firestone Venezolana, C.A. – Valencia, Venezuela Jul 1991 - Feb 2006

Plant Engineer

Raytheon Company – Lowell, MA Jun 1985 - Apr 1990

Test Equipment Engineer


Bachelor of Science (Electrical Engineering)

Central New England College of TechnologyWorcester, MA, USA 1985

Associate of Science (Electronics)

Central New England College of Technology, Worcester, MA, USA 1985

The Dean’s List

Central New England College of Technology 1984 - 1985

Proficiency in Electronic Technology

Simon Bolivar University, Caracas, Venezuela 1982

Trainings –

Safety– Safety Committees and Industrial Hygiene, Emergency Brigades, Supervisor and Safety, Accident Investigation and Analysis. Accident Reporting. Health and Safety Regulations. OSHA.

Quality and Environment– 6 Sigma Introduction, Lean Manufacturing,ISO 14001 Refreshment, Advance Quality Planning, Venezuelan Environmental Regulations, Quality System ISO/TS 16949, Quality Planning and Evaluation Tools, Statistical Process Control, Quality Systems ISO9000-QS9000.

Productivity – Management Behavior, Effective Communication, The 7 High Affectivity Habits, Managing Effective Meetings, Introduction to Theory of Restrictions.

Engineering and Maintenance – Analytical Failure Detection, Maintenance Organization, Maintenance Cost Control Systems, Budget Elaboration and Control, Total Productive Maintenance, Computers Applied to Maintenance, Effective Project Management.

Maintenance Workshops –During my 16 years at Bridgestone Firestone Venezuela Plant did have to attend TPMTraining at various Bridgestone Firestone Plants at:

Oklahoma City, USA, Lavergne –Tenesse, USA, Wilson -N.C, USA, Warren County-Tennessee, USA, Aiken N.C., USA, Desmoines – Iowa,USA, Akron-Ohio,USA, Cuernavaca – México, México City – México, Santo Andre – Brazil, San José - Costa Rica, Jolliettte – Canada, Tokio-Japan, Tosu-Japan and Kurume- Japan

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