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Carl O.

Army 15Z E-8, Active Duty

Alpha, MN

Years of Service: 24 years, November 1987 - May 2011


Experience

Maintenance Technican, AGCO,
September 2016 - Present

Production Supervisor, AMETEK,
January 2013 - August 2016

Accounting Associate, Wal Mart,
September 2011 - January 2013

Education

Professional Aeronautics, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University,
March 1989 - April 2007

Work Experience

Maintenance Technican September 2016 - Present

AGCO Jackson, MN, USA

  • Maintained various makes and models (Mazak, Mori, and Sterragg) of CNC machines including PMs and unscheduled maintenance.
  • Maintained four Trumpf Trulaser CO2 and one Fiber Optic Laser cutting systems to include two lift master and a Stopa material handling systems.
  • Performed scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on equipment used in the production of agricultural equipment.
  • Worked with liquid and powder coat paint applications, on both continuous flow lines and individual stations.
  • Conducted scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on metal shot manual blasting equipment and automated blasting equipment and multi-stage part washing equipment.
  • Conducted facility maintenance on plumbing, HVAC systems, Overhead doors, and hoists as needed to support production efforts.

Production Supervisor January 2013 - August 2016

AMETEK Jackson, MN, USA

  • Led regular stand-up meetings for over 30 personnel, reviewing daily production and continuous improvement projects with measurable goals.
  • Observed and adjusted the process flow of multiple production lines resulting in on-time delivery of products for customers.
  • Responsible for project management for two $1 million multi-process complex orders, used Outcomes-Methods-Resources to schedule overlapping process steps while maintaining high-quality standards and meeting customer delivery schedule.
  • Led the environmental health and safety program, which resulted in the company's selection for the Governor's Safety Award.
  • Supervised production schedules, production quality, and on-time delivery for over 60 personnel.
  • Coordinated closely with quality control and engineering staff regarding products awaiting dispositions.
  • Assessed and trained personnel for promotion to cross-functional operations.

Accounting Associate September 2011 - January 2013

Wal Mart Spirit Lake, IA, USA

  • Received, recorded, and banked cash, checks, and vouchers as well as reconciled records of bank transactions.
  • Performed debit, credit and total accounts on computer spreadsheets/databases, using specialized accounting software.

Learning and Development Manager May 2008 - May 2011

Army | 15Z | E-8 | Fort Eustis, Newport News, VA, USA

  • Selected over peers to lead a basic military helicopter maintenance training division which provided 24-hour training for over 1,300 personnel per year, a staff Sergeant's Major position.
  • Responsible for the accountability and maintenance on over $250 million of aircraft and equipment.
  • Validated the final development of all instructional material and products for a helicopter maintenance training course.
  • Led and managed the 116 program staff by providing vision, direction, input, and feedback.
  • Implemented and executed a traveling training program which provided valuable training at several military bases.
  • Validated the final development of all instructional material and products.
  • Led and managed the ## program staff by providing vision, direction, input and feedback.
  • Developed and executed a course development management plan to meet business needs and priorities.

Leadership Training and Development Instructor April 2006 - April 2008

Army | 15T | E-7 | Fort Eustis, Newport News, VA, USA

  • Delivered employee leadership training in the areas of personal character: 1) adherence to personal & organizational values, 2) displaying empathy, and 3) possessing discipline.
  • Provided employee leadership training in the areas of professional presence: 1) professional bearing, 2) fitness, 3) confidence, and 4) resilience.
  • Facilitated employee training in specific industry technically related topics.

Department Manager July 2004 - April 2006

Army | 15T | E-7 | Fort Lewis, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA, USA

  • Led organizations maintenance efforts, for 21 military helicopters, during deployment into a combat theater of operations.
  • Employed a leadership operations process to visualize, describe, direct, and assess the work while achieving business result.
  • Selected the best location to position organization assets to facilitate ease of operation.
  • Always took initiative to accomplish the mission in the absence of direction and guidance from higher headquarters.

Department Manager April 2001 - July 2004

Army | 15T | E-7 | Fort Lewis, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA, USA

  • Led and influenced over 60 subordinate operations personnel and team leaders to accomplish critical tasks and achieve department objectives.
  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem-solving skills to remove obstacles and achieve business results.
  • Always took initiative to accomplish the mission in the absence of direction and guidance from higher headquarters.
  • Ensured that the organization was always able to fully execute its mission by evaluating strengths and limitations and directing actions to improve the situation.
  • Led efforts to ensure 18 military helicopter assets where fully mission capable following deployment into a combat theater of operations.
  • Collaborated to keep higher and lower headquarters, superiors, and subordinates informed of the key issues facing the organization.
  • A leader role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personal actions.
  • Identified, contended for, allocated and managed resources to ensure mission accomplishment.
  • Engaged in 'ethical reasoning', when determining the right thing to do, even when no one was watching.

Production/Quality Assurance Tester May 1999 - April 2001

Army | 15T | E-6 | Fort Lewis, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA, USA

  • Ensured quality of 18 aircraft through inspection and examine for the organization while understanding the effect of external influences on the mission and organization.
  • Maintained critical historical aviation records which documented repairs and tracked limited life components.
  • Implemented policies and codes in the manufacturing process and safety standards.
  • Effectively used strong communication and group problem-solving skills to remove obstacles and conducted standard of inspections to achieve team results.

Top Skills

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AWARDS

Meritorious Service Medal

May 2011

Army Good Conduct Medal

November 2008

Meritorious Service Medal

December 2005

Army Good Conduct Medal

November 2005

Army Overseas Service Ribbon

April 2005

Army Commendation Medal

March 2005

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

December 2004

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

December 2004

Army Overseas Service Ribbon

November 2004

Joint Meritorious Unit Award

June 2004

Bronze Star Medal

June 2004

Joint Meritorious Unit Award

April 2004

Army Meritorious Unit Commendation

April 2004

Army Overseas Service Ribbon

March 2004

Army Overseas Service Ribbon

September 2003

Army Commendation Medal

May 2003

Army Good Conduct Medal

November 2002

Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon

March 2002

Army Commendation Medal

August 2000

Korea Defense Service Medal

August 2000

Army Good Conduct Medal

November 1999

Meritorious Service Medal

June 1999

Army Good Conduct Medal

November 1996

Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon

March 1995

Army Good Conduct Medal

November 1993

Army Commendation Medal

May 1993

National Defense Service Medal

April 1991

Iraq Campaign Medal

March 1991

Southwest Asia Service Medal

March 1991

Army Commendation Medal

March 1991

Army Overseas Service Ribbon

March 1991

Army Good Conduct Medal

November 1990

Army Commendation Medal

June 1990

Army Overseas Service Ribbon

April 1990

Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon

April 1990

Army Achievement Medal

July 1989

Training and Certifications

Trumpf TruLaser Maintenance Technican I & II

August 2019

OSHA 10-hr General Industry Safety and Health

October 2016

Aviation Safety

April 2007

Basic Instructor Training

August 2006

Aviation Accident Prevention

April 1999

Aviation Life Support Specialist

August 1996

Cold Weather Survival Training

February 1995

Light Infantry Leaders

August 1993

EDUCATION

Professional Aeronautics, General Aeronautics with a minor in Aviation/Aerospace Safety

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL, USA

March 1989 - April 2007 , GPA: 3.7