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Electrical Manager

Beamsville, ON, Canada
March 11, 2020

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DAVID GRZYBEK C: 289-***-**** Grimsby, ON L3M 5A9


Enthusiastic professional with strong leader skills building effective working relationships with co-workers and clients. Successful at work flow planning and staff retention strategies. Boosting productivity through innovative management and mentorship. Quality-driven professional with proven success in organizing workflows and coordinating resources to meet challenging goals. Resourceful problem-solver with persistent approach to tackling operational concerns. Good decision-making and team building abilities with an open and clear communication style. Thrive in demanding environments, consistently meeting deadlines and improving operation efficiencies. Utilizing excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Committed to safety.



Continuous improvement

Cost control, reduction and containment

Customer relations specialist



Inventory control and management


Problem solving

Process development

Productivity improvement

Quality assurance and control


Staff training and mentoring


Workforce training

6 Sigma - Green Belt Certified


Criveller Group Niagara Falls, ON

Project Manager

06/2019 – Current

Overseeing budgets for projects, tracked expenses and timelines and communicated with customers on milestones.

Outlined work plans, assessed resources and determined timelines for projects.

Maintained close connection with project personnel to quickly identify and resolve problems.

Provided updates and managed inquiries for delivery of quality products and services.

Met project benchmarks while reducing costs through introduction of enhanced implementation strategies.

Inspired team members with a positive work environment and boosting employee confidence.

Produced status reports for customers and senior management.

Updated project plans based on changing objectives, specifications and staff availability.

Established key issues in need of resolution and project performance metrics to set planning objectives

Ford Motor Company Oakville, ON

Material Controller

05/2018 - 06/2019

Optimization tools and analysis providing a yearly projected savings of 20% on ocean container detention, storage and demurrage.

Ensure the plant adheres to the Quality Operating System, enforcing and developing quality standards to be world class.

Exercise strong leadership developing our people to be valuable resources and focusing on continuous improvement.

Extensive knowledge in all aspects of automotive mass production using tools associated with constraint management.

Identifying and developing continuous improvement methods while supporting operations.

During the launch and balance out phases of the business, I lead my team in pre-shipments of parts and the elimination of stock as new models phase in and old phase out.

Proficient in manpower planning and various aspects of labour affairs dealing with a diverse workforce.

Lead in the export of vehicles to over 83 countries.

Set up delivery of material to arrive in time for production start date.

Ford Motor Company Oakville, ON

Production Supervisor

02/2015 - 05/2018

Supervise a team of 80+ individuals in the Body Build Automation Department and the Engine & Transmission department.

Delegate work tasks to a team who handle all raw materials from vendors to the production lines and the handling of all finished materials off to other departments.

Deal with department to department interactions with other supervisors on a daily basis.

Consulting with upper management and with my team daily on all tasks needed to be completed during each day.

Dealing with scheduling, time management, organization, cost control, planning, payroll, consulting vendors, filling out reports and safety.

Working closely with the design engineers and quality manager for improvements or modifications to products.

Managed all areas of manufacturing, safety, inventory control and process implementation.

Inspected incoming supplies to verify conformance with materials specifications and quality standards.

Reporting and quarantining imperfect parts for closer inspections and repair or replacement

ABB Inc Burlington, ON

Electrical Designer & CAD Lead

01/2013 - 01/2015

Worked on major projects, including hydroelectric generating station modification for Manitoba Hydro and 7 ABB solar projects.

Designed and drafted plant layouts, trenching drawings, wiring diagrams, protection and control schematics, substation drawings, and as-built detail drawings for 100MW PV solar plant, Ontario's largest solar project to date.

Created drafting standards and templates for all drafters, designers, and engineers, achieving cost savings in time management, improving cohesiveness throughout company, and providing uniform, professional drawings for clients.

Designed electrical systems, schematics, and layouts, ensuring all electrical systems met code, meeting client specifications and requirements.

Collaborated closely with engineers during design stages, generating proper and efficient drafting plans, utilizing AutoCAD, supporting contractor during all construction stages.

Referred to and followed Canadian Electrical code when designing electrical plans, ensuring safe and proper electrical installations.

JNE Consulting Ltd. Hamilton, ON

Electrical Designer

06/2011 - 01/2013

Satcon Technologies Burlington, ON

Electrical Technologist

06/2010 - 06/2011

Education and Training

Algonquin College Ottawa ON

Electrical Engineering Technologist

3 Year Program

Graduation 04/2010

Arc Flash and Arc Blast training

Lock-out/ Tag-out training.

Confined space work, elevated work training.

Fall arrest safety training.

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