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Training Injection Molding

Birmingham, AL, 35215
August 31, 2012

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Kevin T. Williams

*** ****** ***** ***** - **********, AL 35215

205-***-**** cell


Career Overview: Offering more than 15 years of leadership experience in manufacturing, auto, injection molding and electrical industries; looking to secure a challenging FT leadership position that will maximize my diverse experience.


Sterilite Corporation, Birmingham, AL 12/2008 – present

Assistant Shift Supervisor

Oversee approximately 25+ production staff members

General machine maintenance and troubleshooting

Create various reports such as: productivity reports, machine maintenance reports, near accident reports, first report of injury reports, end of shift report, etc.

Provide AIT (Assistants in Training) training to new hires and signed off on progress

Approve die setting, managed plastic injection molding processes and control systems

Strong employee relations and staff management (i.e. responsible for managing work assignments and work rotations, performance issues, promoting employee accountability, corrective counseling, attendance warnings, etc.)

Perform quality audits and send for rework as required

Provide training for IPs, floor staff, production staff as required

Ensure OSHA and safety compliance (i.e. lock out/tag out, emergency evacuation training, fire extinguisher training, ensured hot works safety compliance, etc.)

Partner with shipping department to ensure product availability and to promote timely deliveries

Stand in as Supervisor frequently

Completed robot training successfully

Mercedes Benz USA, Vance, AL 11/2005-01/2009

Interim Team Leader/Team Member – Glass Dept

Lead team of approximately 10 team members in glass installation group

Worked with Kuka robots, glass installation robots

Completed Pre-Team Leader Training with a rate of 96%

Completed QC tasks

Emergency evacuation designee

Siemens Demantics, Birmingham, AL 05/1989-10/2005

Sr. Foreman

Electrical and mechanical blueprint reading for custom manufacturing

Industrial wiring and schematics

Led installation team of approximately 25-30 employees and temporary workers

Coordinated work schedules and track timesheets

Provided training to new staff members

Practiced Lean Manufacturing

Provided revisions for mechanical, electrical and pneumatic drawings

Ensured OSHA and safety compliance (lock out/tag out, first aid, etc.)

Administered advanced training regarding robot training, safety training, installation training

Employee relations (progressive discipline, corrective action plans, performance appraisals, etc)


RETS Electronic Institute –

Birmingham, AL

AS Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, 3.0 GPA

Military Service

Mississippi National Guard

Honorable Discharge

DD214 available upon request

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