* Analyzed, assessed and updated production plans to successfully identify products with inconsistent forecasted
requirements, resulting in % improvement in overall fulfillment.
* Executed an energy reduction program which included a compressed air audit and lighting upgrades, to provide a
payback period of less than . years against intial captial investment.
Quality & Process Improvement
* Simplified and streamlined key process steps to improve process throughput by % on volume.
* Developed performance metrics for raw material vendors to identify specific areas for improvement
resulted in a % improvement of ontime deliveries and a % improvement in order accuracy.
* Increased inventory accuracy by % through the development of key processes and measurement
* Analyzed and Implemented changes to raw material storage strategies on bulk and semibulk requirements which
reduced / eliminated the use of disposable drums and improved onhand reliability of key raw materials by %.
Building / Developing Teams
* Implementation of active performance management system, including upgrades to hourly performance
* Developed managers / leads by teaching effective interviewing strategies, functional staff development and the
proper use of constructive feedback for performance.
* Leveraged creative shift assignments which decreased direct labour costs by .% and improved overall
production efficiencies by %.
Health & Safety
* Developed local policies for Health & Safety fundamentals, including process startup, hazard
assessment, workplace inspections, lockout/tagout and PPE. Established clear expectations for shop
floor professionalism and teamwork.
* Lead a person management team through the implementation of a behavioralbased Health & Safety program.
Analyzed monthly indicators to assess the effectiveness of this program and implemented necessary changes to
achieve days without lost time.
* Managed all activities related to plant decommissioning, including production transfer, employee transition,
phase I environmental work and crossborder transfer of capital assets.