Additional Work Experience
Project Manager / Information Systems
Tylie Jones & Associates - Burbank, CA 1993 – 1994
Direct Response, Mail Order and Catalog Fulfillment & Contract Packaging
Responsible for implementing new business system; developed and implemented policies and procedures to support data collection needs of the new system; user training and documentation; setting up new accounts including coordinating EDI links to credit card processors, telemarketers and product vendors; operations troubleshooter; developed and coordinated system modifications and enhancements.
MIS Manager / MRP Project Manager
Hexcel Chemical Products - Chatsworth, CA 1990 – 1993
Specialty Chemical and Adhesives Manufacturer
Responsible for complete implementation of a new system; developed implementation game plan and coordinated the migration from corporate mainframe system to new industry specific software and hardware package; responsible for implementing and training users in Order Entry, Customer Service, Purchasing, Material/Production Control, Warehousing, Accounting and Marketing; developed and documented standard operating policies and procedures for TQM & ISO9000 certification; spearheaded successful migration from corporate mainframe.
Developed and integrated system enhancements at all levels of the organization; As the one-man IT department also managed the AS400 and network.
Assistant to President/Project Manager
Santee Industries - San Fernando, CA 1988 - 1990
Motorcycle Accessories Manufacturer/Distributor - Harley Davidson
Spearheaded the implementation process of the ADP Manage 2000 manufacturing system; developed costing methods and controls for WIP and inventory control; Trained personnel on how to use the system effectively; acted as Inventory and Production coordinator with specific responsibilities for determining and monitoring the material and production requirements of over 300 finished good products to meet the forecasted demands of catalog, retail and distribution channels; coordinated the purchasing functions of raw materials.
Systems Administrator/Production & Inventory Control Supervisor
P&H Laboratories - Simi Valley, CA 1984 - 1988
RF/Microwave Technology Developer
Responsible for the implementation of Madic-Compufact, Man-Fact 4.0 software system; primary areas of implementation were manufacturing and engineering which included Bills of Material, Configuration Management, Routings, Inventory Control, WIP and Shop Floor Control, Stock Room and Receiving; responsible for training each user and preparing user documentation on using each implemented module.
Developed and implemented procedures to effectively track work in process and provide accurate feedback to relevant departments ensuring prompt delivery of product; Production and Material Control Planner responsible for coordinating the production and material needs of the business, ensuring order deadlines were met and products were manufactured per strict government and industry guidelines (MIL standards); developed work order kiting and work order "traceability" procedures; supervised the stock room and receiving department; implemented cycle counting and inventory reconciliation procedures; In charge of physical inventory each year.