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Resume for James P. for Engineer / Manufacturing in Elkmont, Alabama

Occupation: Engineer Industry: Manufacturing
Country: United States City: Elkmont
State: Alabama ZIP: 35620

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James P.

Miller Lane

Elkmont, AL




Experienced Industrial Manufacturing Process Engineer with twenty years of automotive manufacturing experience, seeking to establish a responsible and challenging career in a fast paced environment, work effectively, prioritize tasks, meet deadlines, and enhance my skills with an opportunity for advancement. 



Federal Mogul

Athens, AL


Manufacturing Engineer, Present 

Responsible for manufacturing process of rubber seals, provide expert process support, troubleshooting and problem solving to continually improve Overall Equipment Effectiveness OEE and product quality, that will result in improved productivity, efficiency and bottom line savings. Analyze injection molding and manufacturing assembly process implement performance improvements utilizing six sigma and lean manufacturing practices. Customers include General Motors, Ford, Cummins and Eaton. 


Maintained a reliable and safe manufacturing process, while improving production rates, efficiencies, costs and changeovers.

Forecast equipment tooling and capacity requirements for longterm planning of Injection molding process and downstream equipment.

Lead weekly crossfunctional team activities for improvements in quality, productivity and implement corrective actions.

Design, modify existing and develop new production equipment, for rubber injection, compression molding and assembly process.

Developed specifications for Injection molding and part design, operating parameters, procedures, acceptance and validation.

Prepared AR’s requests for new equipment and tooling, including preparing Equipment Capability Acceptance Plans ECAP.

Worked with tooling and equipment manufactures introducing new process concepts, changes and modifications into improve process. 

Henniges Automotive formerly GDX Automotive which was formerly GenCorp Inc.

New Haven,  MO


Manufacturing Process Engineer,  

Responsible for manufacturing processes at a Tier I and supplier of automotive vehicle sealing components to improve process productivity, quality, efficiency, and to reduce costs, downtime, production time cycles, and scrap.  Responsible for process improvements in profile extrusion process and assembly finishing departments reducing scrap, downtime of equipment, improve change over time, improve productivity and quality of product. Programs assigned to include General Motors, Dodge, Ford, Freightliner, Honda, Saturn and Nissan. 


Performed work flow studies of operators and machines to produce the desired product and determine the optimum ways to combine operators, machines and methods to be used. 
Supported manufacturing process, including tracking data, equipment monitoring, maintaining documentation, process improvement and process development. 
Process startup, troubleshooting and optimization of plastic and rubber compression, transfer and injection molding presses.

Headed up technical project teams, as well as participated in various team meetings involving scrap reduction, performance, D, lean, continuous improvement, problem solving, quality, and production.  
Performed root cause analysis of equipment failures, corrected repeated equipment failure problems and performed equipment performance evaluations. 
Performed time motion study, process work flow analysis examining and interpreting data to improve efficiency, effectiveness and cost reduction of new or existing products. 
Requested price quotes for new equipment, tooling, parts, service and modifications for existing equipment.

Experience and knowledge in new program launches, problem solving techniques, business transfers, and customer service, meeting launch timelines. 

Senior Maintenance Technician  

Responsible for maintaining operation of equipment to all facets of industry, perform preventive and predictive maintenance and continuing improvements to reduce reoccurrence of breakdowns. Communicated and documented all work, worked various shifts or weekends as needed and worked unsupervised.


Development, fabrication, improvement, implementation, installation and maintenance of complex industrial process manufacturing equipment.

Reduced maintenance costs and downtime by conducting and analyzing predictive maintenance data such as vibration, infrared scanning analysis for minimizing downtime and maximizing productivity.

Installed, modified, maintained, programmed and troubleshooting of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic, robotic equipment, systems and related electronic controls and devices.

Developed and implemented preventive maintenance procedures for industrial manufacturing equipment including stocking of equipment spare parts.

Installed and custom engineered ergonomic and safety design features to prevent repetitive motion stress; reduce work place injuries and fatigue. 



Southeast Missouri State University SEMO

Cape Girardeau, MO

B.S., Industrial Engineering and Management, Expected

Studies focused in Industrial Management and courses included Manufacturing Resource Analysis, Manufacturing Research Global Society, Rhetoric and Critical Thinking, Principles of Management, Facilities Planning, Work Measurement, Industrial Supervision, Technical Communication and General Studies. 

East Central College ECC

Union, MO

Studied for Engineering Degree

Undergraduate study in PreEngineering and courses included Engineering Graphics, Refrigeration Transfer and Recovery, Zenger Miller Team Building and General Studies. 

Linn State Technical College LSTC

Linn, MO

A.A.S., Mechanics

Studies focused in Aviation Mechanics and courses included Math and Electricity for Aviation, Publications and Records, Physics Weight and Balance, Drawing Blue Print Reading, Powerplant Theory and Maintenance, Gas Turbine Engines, Powerplant System and Components, Propellers, Powerplant Inspections, Aircraft Structural and Metal Fabrications, Coverings and Finishes, Structural Shop Skills, Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems, Aircraft Environmental Control Systems, Communication Navigation and Flight Instrumentation, Assembly and Rigging, Aircraft Position and Warning System, Transport Aircraft Systems, and General Radio and Telephone Operator License. 


Experienced in S, D, Six Sigma, Continuous Improvement, Engineering Change Request ECR, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis FMEA, First In First Out FIFO, Job Instructions JI, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing GD&T, Step by Step, Just in Time JIT, Kaizen, Kanban, Lean, Toyota Production Systems, One Piece Flow, Quality Tracker, Overall Equipment Effectiveness OEE, PokaYoke, Production Part Approval Process PPAP, Preventive Maintenance PM, Self Directed Teams SDT, Root Cause Analysis RCA, Single Minute Exchange of Die SMED, Standard Operating Procedure SOP, Standardized Work Instructions SWI, Takt Time, Total Productive Maintenance TPM, Value Stream Mapping VSM and Visual Management, ISO/TS and ISO .

Operating systems: AutoCAD, Google Sketchup, Microsoft Office Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Project, Visio, Lotus, Mapics, PMC Computerized Maintenance Management Systems CMMS, MP CMMS, Allen Bradley AB APS, PanelBuilder, RSLogix and software.

Molding Process: Experience with injection, vacuum injection molding, compression, transfer, splice molding and glass encapsulation Sanyu, McNeil, Wabash, Gluco, LWBSteinl, Engel, REP, NorMec, Desma, Weno, Maplan presses and Conair dehumidifying dryer systems.

Plant Systems: GardnerDenver, Ingersoll Rand, air compressors, dryers, oil water separators, central chillers system, air cooled chillers and cooling towers.

Extrusion Experience: Engel, Draftex, Yoder, Extrusion Services Inc. ESI, Engineering & Industrial Services EIS, DavisStandard, NRM, Akron rubber and plastic extruders, Barwell Mixing Mills, Gerlach, Precision Quincy, Cober, HiTech, DT, Tantec, Nordson, RDN, Sweco, Boston Matthews, Jennerjahn, Goodman EagleMatic, Tecma, Fostoria, Grieve, Nutro, DriQuick, Infratrol ovens salt bath, hot air, infrared, microwave, treating systems, pullers, pullcutters, drillpullers, cutters, roll formers, accumulators, Turbo Spray, RMC downdraft spray booths, Domino, Imaje ink jet, laser jets, Bytewise degree laser profiler.

Assembly Experience: Strab, Ingersoll Rand, L&J, Rousselle, Triple D, Peach Tree, Conceptromec, Altman Mfg Co., Meikle, Mitchel Inc MI, Minster, Westech machines, waterjet cutting, trimming, notching, punching, die cutting, stamping, metal stretch bending, bracket assembly, pin and/or clip insertion and tape applicator machines.

Industrial Controls: Drives AB, Reliance, ABB, Mitsubishi, Baldor, SSD, Eurotherm, DC, VFD’s and servos. PLC’s AB, SLC , , PLC and MicroLogix, GE, TI, Siemens. Motion Controllers – AB, IAI, Trio, servo and steppers. Sensors – AB, Turck, Telemecanique, EMX, Banner, Ifm efector, Keyence, STI, Sunx, Inductive, capacitive, photoelectric, fiber optic, T/C, limit switches, encoders and Cognex vision systems. Temperature Controllers – Eurotherm, Cal, Watlow, Partlow, Super Systems Inc SSI and Omron. Hydraulics Vickers, Rexroth, Bosch, Parker. Pneumatics SMC, Numatics, Mac, Festo, Bimba. Welding Arc, and MIG.

Experienced with Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer EPDM, Thermoplastic Vulcanizate TPV extrusions profiles, EPDM, TPV, Polyacrylic rubber, Fluoroelastomer Viton, Polytetraflouroethylene Teflon PTFE molded oil seals, rubber seals and sealing products.

Industrial electricity /, / phase, instrumentation, control system design, programming, mechanical,  electronics, blueprints, drawings, HVAC, sheet metal and tool design. 

Training and Certificates 

Airframe and Powerplant A&P Certification Federal Aviation Administration FAA

Aviation Maintenance Technician Course Certificate Linn Technical State College LSTC

Amateur Radio License Federal Communications Commission FCC

Team Building and Problem Solving Course Certificate GenCorp Automotive

Maintenance Programmable and Logic Controller Course Certificate – GenCorp Automotive

Six Sigma Leadership Training Course Certificate GenCorp Automotive

Zenger Miller Team Building Course Certificate East Central College ECC

Ladder Logic and Industrial Course Certificate Intellect Controls Group Inc.

PLCs Course Certificate Siemens Energy & Automation Incorporated

Work Centered Team Training Certificate GDX Automotive

Basic Problem Solving Certificate Henniges Automotive 

Additional Information 

I'm dedicated to professional growth, continually upgrading my skills and improving their versatility. 

Resume references available upon request


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