Department Manager - 20 Years of Experience - Near 97053


Department Manager

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CAREER SUMMARY: I am an experienced leader with a passion for innovation, teamwork and progress. My career experience includes positions in project, process, and maintenance engineering as well as multiple operational and technical/process leadership roles. All positions lead operational, technical, project, and Kaizen teams to extremely positive results, as well as client relationships. ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Armstrong: Lead Odor Elimination first plant to meet odor control for finished product. Lead Project Team to eliminate prime paint booth and replace it with curtain coater. Implemented first JIT biocide system in Armstrong. Lead efforts to accept rail deliveries for paint clay, WS resin, and by truck for dextrose. Lead efforts to reduce "shot" from board manufacture. Cascade Tissue: Stabilized Boise/Cascade Tissue relations and brought operation to record profitability and productivity levels in 2004 & 2005. James River/Fort James/Georgia Pacific (all one company, name change due to purchase): Engaged in special cost reduction project at Green Bay West, Naheola, and Muskogee Mills utilizing McKinsey TOP process. 80% improvement in safety record on GBE1, 500 days without an OSHA recordable incident Improved Vanity Fair Napkin base sheet to benchmark in Fort James system Reduced cull generation on GBE1from 7% to 1+% Reduced cost of all products produced on GBE1 up to $200/ton Improved productivity on GBE1 by 21% before any capital improvements Successful implementation of facial product on GBE1 Lead successful Kaizen team addressing No. 6 Towel line changeovers GBE8 improved moisture profile, increased speed 250 FPM. Implemented bleach system for paper mill, secondary fiber, and intake basin. Bronze Key Awards: GBE1 Cost Reduction Efforts Nos. 1 & 5 PM's Saveall Controls Upgrade Pressure Roll Crown Improvements Brawny Restage Converting Repulper Controls Improvement No. 6 Towel Rewinder Changeover Improvements Professional - IPST Project Advisory Committee - Papermaking 3/90 - 9/91


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