Ruben Alvarado **** Cryer Street
Hayward, CA, ***45
Conxtech Inc., Hayward, CA — Supervisor of the Column Line
February 2019 - September 2019
Ensured all team members followed safety protocols and utilized PPE. Scheduled assignments of staff members to meet high priority operations in a timely manner. Utilize team members' strengths to deliver peak productivity. Attended weekly production meetings to analyze production schedules to ensure projects were completed before or on schedule. Safely adapted to unseen complications to the work environment. Wrote up maintenance request work orders, completed safety reports, and daily pass down statements.
Therm-X, Hayward, CA — Welding Department Lead
February 2014 - November 2018
Scheduled team members daily and weekly run rates, ensured safety protocols are followed, organized daily materials for staff, ensured crew members are cross-trained for multiple assignments, assured products pass vacuum codes before distribution, attended daily production meetings to monitor and coordinate the daily demands of the welding department, collaborated with engineering design team in the development of leak check fixtures, and proficient in thermocouple welding.
Torani, South San Francisco, CA — Assistant Supervisor September 2010 - February 2014
Arranged materials for mass production and distribution of coffee beverage syrups, consistent supervision over complex machinery and assembly line for efficiency in product production, ensured correct placement of product details and designs, rapid product line changes, knowledgeable with Good Manufacturing Practice, and collaborated with quality inspectors to confirm that products met the highest quality standards.
New United Motor Manufacturing Incorporation [NUMMI), Fremont, CA — Team Leader
May 1997 - April 2010
Ensured the assembly line and team members ran and performed SKILLS
Bilingual (English, Spanish)
Proficient in Forklift Driving
efficiently, repaired any defects encountered on the assembly line, hourly quality control checks to ensure safety and manufacturing standards, practiced preventative maintenance measures, employed the 5s protocols established by the lean manufacturing process, utilized Kaizen principles
- employed by the Toyota production system, proficient in all procedures and assignments in my department in order to relieved team members when necessary and during staff absences, and trained new personnel. Marchi Associates, Redwood City, CA — Supervisor
September 1984 - May 1997
Built and assembled thermocouples and heaters, stripped and end-milled MI cables, junctioned and welded MI cables, implanted heaters, and thermocouples in various products, collaborated with the engineering team in new product design, and trained staff members on initial processes and procedures involving MI cables for welders to complete complicated finishing details.
Toyota Advanced Continuing Training
65 completed courses
Canada Community College, Redwood City, CA
August 1984 - May 1985
Reedly Community College, Reedley, CA
August 1982 - May 1983