Granville, IL 61326
Enthusiastic Air Force veteran with superior skills in working in team-based, independent and supervisory capacities. Bringing strong work ethic and excellent organizational skills to any setting. Easily adapts and enjoys learning new skill sets and processes. Excited to begin new challenge with successful team.
Marquis Energy (XT Division) Hennepin, IL May 2020 – present
• Assemble, repair and maintain conveyors, fillers, cappers, boxers, labelers and other associated equipment for the production and bottling of hand sanitizer and other cleaning products.
• Fabricate guarding; maintain and repair support equipment (pallet jacks, tapers, etc.); other duties as assigned.
Covia Corp, (formerly Unimin) Utica, IL July 2012 - April 2020 Oct, 2019 - April 2020 Maintenance Planner
Create & issue work orders for repairs on assets, mobile equipment and building structures. Set up PM requirements and PM schedules in computer for assets based on manufacturers recommended intervals.
Bills of Lading
Planning and Coordination
Manager Pro +
Track mobile equipment run hours to schedule PM services. Complete associated paperwork and mail in oil samples for analysis. Log analysis results when they come back and monitor for trends and further in depth maintenance requirements if needed. Continue to add parts to assets to grow spare parts lists for all assets. Connect safety information
(hot work permits, JHA's, etc.) and other asset information (work instructions, lubrication recommendations, etc.) to assets & work orders.
Schedule outside contractors for repairs on assets and mobile equipment when required. Ensure purchase requisitions and purchase orders, spare part consumption, and labor hours are connected to all work orders for repairs in order to capture the total cost of ownership for each asset.
Meet daily with Maint. Supervisor & Maint. Superintendent to schedule and plan repairs and PM's to fit within the production schedule & demands.
Coordinate with the Purchasing Clerk to track delivery and receipt of parts and purchased goods so work can be scheduled and work orders closed in a timely manner. April 2016 - Oct. 2019 Procurement & Warehouse Supervisor Issue Purchase Requisitions and Purchase Orders for the procurement of plant goods and services.
Check receipt of goods and quantities against packing list and P.O. to make sure they all match. Receive items in on computer if they do.
Review invoices when they come in to make sure price is what was quoted, taxes are correct, check for shipping costs, etc. Dispute invoice or make change orders as needed. Process invoices for payment when they match to close Purchase Order. Negotiate pricing & payment terms with some vendor to reduce costs.
Organize, monitor and inventory spare parts & materials in warehouses. Reorder parts, oils, PPE and other materials as needed.
Organized and relabeled warehouses and racking for easier locating of parts and materials for maintenance personnel.
Jan. 2013 - Apr. 2016 Production Shipping Supervisor (Utica 2 Plant) Daily - conduct pre-shift safety briefing & complete work place safety inspection. Direct work force and keep them abreast of any safety issues, changes in orders or schedule, breakdowns or quality issues.
Enter payroll hours into system for shift personnel and call overtime lists to fill for vacancies or weekend coverage.
Complete all shift reports, pertinent safety paperwork and training records to comply with plant, company and MSHA policies.
Review all car loading & truck loading bills of lading to make sure they are all filled out properly and the quality analysis is within specifications. July 2012 - Jan. 2013 Supervisor Training & Special Projects Trained as a Production Shipping Supervisor across all 3 shifts. During commissioning of the Utica 2 plant I was tasked with entering all the equipment & assets; as well as the recommended spare parts lists and PM schedules for each asset, into the Manager Pro + maintenance program.
Filled in for the Plant Supervisor at the Troy Grove facility while he was on vacation. Assisted the mining supervisor with surveys for blasting in the pit. Plant Supervisor
Trainor Glass Company New Buffalo, MI May 2006 - February 2012 March 2011 - Feb. 2012 Plant Supervisor (New Buffalo, MI) Lead crews of various sizes from 4 - 25 employees depending on project size and schedule demands.
Oversaw the transition from the Alsip location to the New Buffalo facility. Entered payroll hours and job costing for both plant and field employees. Track location of company owned field equipment in use, and monitor maintenance programs for all shop and field equipment. Send tools in for repair or order new tools, parts and equipment as required.
Monitor stockroom supplies in order to to maintain minimum levels and reorder items as necessary.
Operate cranes & hoists with suction cups to lift large, heavy pieces of glass and mirrors onto delivery trucks for delivery.
When needed - drive trucks to installation sites and unload glass, mirrors, tools & equipment. Aug. 2010 - March 2011 Estimator (Champaign, Il office) Read and interpret blueprints and specifications to complete material take-offs and estimate future projects.
Confer with vendors, general contractors, and field superintendent on project requirements to ensure scope is met.
Obtain price quotes from vendors for raw materials per take-off & specifications, Estimate shop
& field labor, rental equipment and capture any other fabrication or installation materials required.
June 2008 - Aug. 2010 Production Asst./Production Mgr. (Alsip, IL) Read and interpret blueprints and estimates to determine shop & field crew sizes. Provide shop foreman with cut lists, prints & detail drawings for fabrication. Monitor progress on projects against hours estimated to determine adjustments in man power to meet project schedule and maintain profitability. Confer with contractors, field superintendent and project managers to determine project requirements (manpower, equipment, materials, etc.) in order to meet project schedule. Enter payroll hours for plant & field personnel. Track actual man hours worked against man hours in estimate for each project. Calculate percent of project fabricated & installed vs. used man hours to ensure project is on or ahead of schedule. Thus ensuring profitability. Schedule & coordinate delivery of trucks with glass, mirrors, installation materials & equipment to project sites on a daily basis.
Set up interstate trucking of completed window units for out of state projects. June 2007 - June 2008 Assistant Plant Manager (Alsip, IL) Oversee 4 - 8 shop employees depending on project size and schedule requirements. Read and interpret blueprints and installation manuals to determine crew size, materials required and equipment needed for fabrication. Check in and receive raw materials for projects.
May 2006 - Jun 2007 Fabricator (Alsip, IL)
Fabricate, assemble and glaze metal frameworks for window or door units. Load completed pre-glazed units into racks or crates. Load completed racks/crates onto trailers.
Strap & tarp trailers for delivery.
Operate overhead cranes, hoists, fork lifts and assorted riggings to move or load units or unload materials.
Washington Mills (formerly Exelon-ESK) Hennepin, IL July 1989 - May 2006 Operated crushing, drying and conveyor systems to process and move product to storage silos. Loaded dump trailers and rail cars from silos; load palletized product into trailers for shipment. Use forklift, pallet jack or walk behind stacker to load and unload delivery trucks. Machine Operator
Sundstrand-Sauer LaSalle, IL June 1988 - July 1989 Load & unload parts into various milling & turning machines. use instruments to check parts against prints to make sure they are staying within tolerances. Change tooling and make adjustments as required to keep parts within tolerances. Aircraft Maintenance Technician
U.S. Air Force January 1985 - May 1988
Laughlin AFB, Del Rio, TX
2 years on the flight line: launch & recovery of aircraft, refueling, daily pre, thru & post flight inspections, tire changes, towing and cleaning of aircraft. 1.5 years in Aero Repair: removal and installation of landing gear and flight controls, rigging of flight control cables, bearing replacements.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
High School Diploma
Putnam County High School Granville, Il 61326 1982