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Winchester, KY
May 14, 2020

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Keith E. English


Skills and Training

Summary of Qualifications

To bring to your organization enthusiasm, dedication, responsibility, and a good work ethic, combined with a drive to utilize my skills obtained through experience in Quality, Manufacturing, Lean, and Information Systems.

Dedicated leader with demonstrated ability to train, manage, and motivate team members to exceed organizational objectives.

Successful employee management, QS9000 Internal Auditor, Effective Inventory control, Six Sigma Black Belt, JD Edwards-One World Jump Start Training, Identify and implement JD Edwards-Enterprise Asset Management, Synergy-SPC software, Minitab, MPACT-APQP Software, APQP, PFMEA, Control Plan, SQAM, ToyotaSupplier(eQPR, ePCR, eQIR), MQC, PA, Certified TS16949 Internal Auditor, Certified IATF 16949 Internal Auditor.

Cabinetworks Group(Previously Masco Cabinetry) July 2018 – March 2020

Quality Assurance Manager (New Company reorganization, position eliminated)

Managed 14 quality team members.

Reviewed weekly External/Internal COQ, and Customer Impact Percentage.

Created weekly performance reviews for corporate management team.

Coordinated with the sales organization to address customer concerns and plant continuous improvement efforts.

Led plant continuous improvement teams implementing solutions for improved customer satisfaction and cost reductions.

Precision Resource August 2016 – July 2018

Quality Engineer

Mass production with customer service responsibilities

Launch QE for new business

Certified IATF 16949 Internal Auditor

Topy America Inc. August 2015 - August 2016

Quality Assurance Engineer

Steel Wheel manufacturer

Quality Supervisor

Supervisor of eleven Quality Assurance Inspectors

Responsible for reviews, payroll, and daily work assignments.

Launch Quality Engineer for Subaru, Honda, and Nissan.

Certified TS16949 Internal Auditor.

Johnson Controls Inc. March 2010 – August 2015

Quality Engineer

Sole seating supplier to Toyota - TMMK for the Avalon, Camry, Venza, and the 2015 Lexus ES350.

Mass Production QE with launch responsibilities.

Launch Quality Engineer for the 2015 Toyota Camry – 881A

Successfully launched 2013 Venza refresh – 408A

Successfully launched 2013 China Venza – 716A

Successfully launched 2013 Camry refresh – 535A

Identified and implemented corrective actions for quality issues and continuous improvement.

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YH America July 30, 2007 – February 2009

Quality Engineer

Managed Corrective Action system documentation and follow-up to closure.

Assisted managers and supervisors to determine root cause through 8D and 5-why analysis.

Assisted engineering and verified permanent corrective action

Audited processes for TS16949 compliance.

Completed customer corrective action requirements.

Project Manager of plant-wide Implementation of Synergy SPC software in manufacturing.

Created new TS16949 procedures, work instruction, and training documents for new SPC processes.

Trained management and hourly associates on software and proper measurement techniques.

Cooper Standard Automotive April 1994- January 2007

Quality Engineer – 10/2005 – 01/2007

Initiated containment actions to protect customers when defective parts were found.. Managed 8D/5-Why analysis and worked with production departments through implementation and verification of permanent/irreversible corrective action, then provided the customer with satisfactory resolution and feedback.

Lead Business Systems Analyst – 05/2004 – 9/2005

Information Technology – Knovalent/Vanguard - ERP Implementation Team.

Team member of Shipping/Release Accounting group that successfully defined business requirements, built all

customer contracts, set-up returnable container usages for each customer item number, developed end-user training documentation and led hourly associate training activities.

Information Technology - JD Edwards/One World - ERP Implementation Team.

Successfully defined business requirements then configured and tested functionality of the Enterprise Asset Management module to meet those requirements for the plant maintenance group. Effectively created preventative maintenance

schedules, generated corrective work orders, and a storeroom inventory cycle count

program to promote accuracy for record keeping and cost justification of future

capital equipment expenditures. Developed end-user training documentation and

led manager and hourly associate training activities.

Business Systems Analyst - 01/2002 – 05/2004

Information Technology - JD Edwards/One World - ERP Implementation Team.

Successfully defined customer business requirements, then configured, functional tested, and implemented the

Plant and Equipment Maintenance Module to meet internal customer requirements. Assisted and supported functional testing and implementation of the Shop Floor Control module including, shop floor transactions, inventory location creation with back flush points, and cycle count schedules. Implemented a third party bar-coding interface, created end-user training documentation, and worked collectively with other team members to effectively train the end-users.

Six Sigma Black belt - 10/2000 – 01/2002

Developed process improvement plans through variation reduction. Utilized Minitab statistical

software to effectively interpret sources of variation. Successfully gained plant management

approval for investigation of HVLP air applied adhesive cost savings.

Production Scheduler - 02/1999 – 10/2000

Interpreted master schedule and developed daily production schedules to meet

customer requirements. Controlled finished goods and component inventories to not exceed

3 days on all item numbers.

Injection Molding Supervisor - 04/1994 – 02/1999

Successfully motivated and managed thirty to forty hourly employees in a unionized environment, assigned daily work duties in molding and finishing operations. Assured that daily production goals were attained, and customer orders were completed for J.I.T. shipping window.

Integral part of QS9000 certification.


Bachelor of Science - Management – Indiana Wesleyan University

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Winchester, Kentucky 40391

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