Candidate Profiles

Operations / Production Manager

$100,000 base salary + bonus

BS Management Information Systems (Oklahoma State University 2006) Continued to work full-time while completing his degree at OSU. Started on the shop floor and continually promoted thru to management level. Has been a Material Coordinator with a company that designs and manufactures skid mounted gas pipeline compressor stations. Also spent 4 years a CNC operator/Fitter/Welder with another manufacturer before moving back to previous employer for a year as a Project Coordinator, then Master Production Planner, then Production Manager. Has managed shop personnel and admin staff that included 1 Purchasing Agent and 3 Inventory Clerks. Estimated annual spend was around $6MM, purchasing steel plate, machined parts, welding supplies, paint, compressors, etc. His time was divided by 1/3 directly related to Purchasing, 1/3 devoted to Inventory, and 1/3 related to Costing. He developed policies and procedures where none previously existed. He created a Capacity Planning Program for the sales staff. Is adept with ERP systems as well as other database programs to keep track of cost. Presents himself very well. His background of having worked the shop floor has added value to those looking for managerial level expertise. His attention to detail and cost is also keen. Has 10 years direct management experience, Lean Manufacturing background, strong Purchasing and Vendor relations, JIT planning and inventory management.

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