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Customer Service Manager

Kendallville, Indiana, 46755, United States
May 30, 2010

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Gary A. Boester

*** **** ***** **., ***. #**

Kendallville, Indiana 46755

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Message Phones; 260-***-****

Or Next Contact Phone, 269-***-**** (Penny Haight).


Extensive experience in Material and Product Control Management

Vast material and technical skills with proven ability to keep costs and schedules controlled and inventories monthly cycled.

Skilled in many computerized MRP II Material Management Systems.

I am an effective negotiator and decision-maker and I have supervised up to 12 co-workers. Direct, clear and confident in managing multimillion-dollar expenditures. Dedicated professional attitude committed to being affable, organized and responsible to a quality job.


Planned / scheduled and purchased materials for Engineering, Fabrication and Maintenance: electronics, pneumatics, hydraulics, machine centers, tube bending, Semi and RV’s trucks, boats - fiberglass & alum fabrication, printing & bindery, metals, wood, plastic thermoforming, rubber molding, welding, brazing and building maintenance and contracts. Capital Equipment for the above including: ladling, casting, heat treat, cold storage, machine centers,

x-ray, annealing, plating, automated inspection, conveyors, robotics and plastic thermoforming.

As a committee member I assisted in the design, purchasing and implementation of Automated Materials Management MRP II systems to reorganize the shipping & receiving, warehouse, schedule and fabrication areas that increased the companies output product by 15%.

International Purchasing, Lead Y2K Coordinator for 100 General Electric Corp. worldwide plants and with over 11,000 GE supplier plants,

Planned, scheduled, coordinated and expedited outside manufactured JIT sub-assy’s and parts. Created MRP spreadsheets, scheduled contracts with blanketed and planned releases. Purchased all Engineering research & development equipment and materials.

Managed varied computer systems in manufacturing settings, purchasing, accounting, planning/scheduling, warehousing, shipping & receiving, tooling and packaging. Produced Bill of Material’s, Work Orders and issued Material Requests,

Experienced in Setting Up: New fabrication buildings, Lab Stores, Receiving, bar-coded Parts Warehouse and Tool Rooms.

Acting Construction Manager of a 33 Million-dollar building, capital equipment expenditure and maintenance PM project.

Senior Research & Development Planner for the US Government secret electronic systems and supervised up to 12 Co-workers.


04/2010- Present 2010 Census Enumerator, Auburn, IN

09-14-2009- 02/05/2010 JCIM US, LLC, Kendallville, IN- Mold Mach. Operator

03/2007-08/2009 Uniform Printing & Supply, Inc., Kendallville, IN -Buyer, Production Scheduler/Planner (Plant closed)

02/2005-02/2007 B.F Goodrich, Woodburn, IN – Production Scheduler/Planner (Contracted thru Manpower Professional)

11/1/99 - 11/2004 Mullinix Packages, Inc, Fort Wayne, IN - MRO Maintenance Buyer, Shipping / Receiving & Warehouse MGR

1998 - 1999 GE Industrial Systems, Inc, Ft. Wayne, IN - Purchasing International Y2K Corp Coordinator

(Contracted thru Western Technical) (Plant closed)

1/97 - 10/97 Renaissance Publishing Co, Auburn, IN - Asst Production Control Manager (Plant closed)

1991 - 1996 National Tube Form, Inc, Fort Wayne, IN-Purchasing Manager, Production Scheduler/Planner

& Customer Service


Concordia Lutheran HS, Fort Wayne, IN, Business Courses - Diploma

Indiana Business College, Fort Wayne, IN, - Accounting Classes

Allied Signal Corp (Now Honeywell/GE), Electronic Systems Div, Tucson, AZ. - IBM Basic Programming Certification.

Freedom Academy, Auburn, IN. - MS Windows XP Pro 2003 - Certification

Zollner Corp. – Statistical Process Control - Certification


Executrain - Fort Wayne, IN - MS Windows XP 2003 Professional - Certification

MS Windows 2003 XP Professional, MS Exchange, MS Access, MS Excel, MS Word, MS Window based Mainsaver System, MS Outlook, Kan-Ban Systems, Accounting, Man-Man System, Lotus 123, Desk mate, WordPerfect, Symphony, Quantrel, Ramis, IBM Basic Programming, MAPICS, BPICS, APICS, NAPM, MRP I & II, TQMP, ISO90014, ISO/TS16949, ISO 14001 and SPC.

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