Software: Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 2003 and 2008 Server, Asterisk phone server, Microsoft Office (mostly Word, Excel, Outlook and Visio)
Network: Firewall configuration, VPN, DHCP, DNS, Active Directory and PoE Camera Systems
Work on delta and wye systems, voltages up to 480.
Planning and building power distribution layouts including subpanels.
Work on Battery charging equipment for forklifts
DC systems including low-to-high voltage relay systems and PLC setups.
Work with shop power tools, such as bench and angle grinders, drill press, arc welder, table saw and a variety of hand tools.
Designing and building conveyor systems from scratch, including OSHA approved safety devices.
Served as liaison to the Safety council of NW Ohio
Aced college course for basic mechanical works
Very good understanding of the metric system
Fluent in English and German
Excellent Computer and network skills along with strong “People” skills
Discover Books / Pro Quo Books, Toledo, Ohio May, 2008 - present
Maintenance Supervisor October, 2010 - present
Responsibilities as Maintenance Supervisor
Preventative maintenance, repair, and modify re-build the sorting and labeling equipment.
Develop and implement Continuous Improvements for all equipment; conveyors, motors, label printers/applicators, PLC sensor systems, Electric and Propane forklifts, pneumatic lines and compressors.
Electrical work assignments range from adding outlets to laying out power grids for new work areas
IT responsibilities range from user assistance for desktops, laptops, printers and servers to upgrading and maintaining the entire network and customized software modules
Scheduling preventative maintenance as well as repairs during down time outside production hours
Department Lead 2009 - 2010
Promoted to Maintenance Supervisor through proven technical and managerial skills as department lead
Responsibilities included supervision of employees, attaining work department goals, assisting management in a variety of new projects, including maintenance and IT related improvements
Pre-entry Labor May, 2008 - 2009
Promotion to Department Lead through suggestions for process improvements, strong problem solving skills and excellent work ethic
Responsibilities including sorting books and entering them into the computer system by title or ISBN, and consistently exceeding quality and quantity quotas
Stone Computer, Toledo, Ohio January, 2008 – April, 2008
Responsibilities as Repair Technician included trouble shooting and problem resolution to repair computers for both hard drive and software issues
Responsible for sales of Computers, Components, Software and upgrades
Customer service responsibilities included on-site and remote support
Cancom NSG (Germany) June, 2005 – April, 2007
IT Support Specialist
Responsibilities as Service Technician: Supporting customers on and off site in IT needs, including printers, desktop computers, Mobile devices and Servers for standard users and VIP users. Occasional project leader.
Skills attained: Computer and network knowledge combined with strong management and leadership abilities. I have developed excellent problem solving and a continuous improvement mindset, and can effectively organize work teams for positive process and safety improvements.
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