Interim Plant Manager – Metals Manufacturing

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Jeff is a /highly accomplished “hired Gun” consultant, specializing in plant and operations leadership/ building high performance teams with a focus on continuous improvement. Jeff has over 30 years’ experience in metals manufacturing from raw materials through complex parts and assemblies Utilizing vintage as well as state of the art Equipment including ,High speed, robotic ,and CNC laser cutting, CNC and robotic operated press brakes ,shears ,Whitney Plasma cutting, punch Press, all typed of milling and machining including custom designed equipment to meet specific customer’s needs. And grey iron Foundry processes. Serving Automotive, recreational, Manufacturing, Engineering, Military and defense, Oil and Gas industry and Custom Metals fabrication Solutions.

• 30+ years Plant and Operations Experience
• Leadership from 110 to over 400 associates across as many as 6 plant sites.
• ISO 9000/1400/TS-16949 experience
• Initial ISO certification planning design of system and implementation
• Six Sigma Black Belt and Lean Certification
• Experience with all common steel and alloy products as well as exotics.
• Proficient in all lean tools including statistical tools
• Expert building sustainable high-performance teams across all company areas

Relevant Accomplishments

  • Exceeded every contracted goal most by large margins setting company records
  • Directly responsible for mentoring and promotion of many candidates
  • Directly responsible for creating sustainable cross functional high-performance teams at every employer
  • Directly responsible for large decreases in attrition, large decreases in safety reportable incidents (as well as overall safety improvements LTAs overall incidents etc.), increased margins and E.B.I.T across every company
  • Successfully increased employee engagement at every employer
  • Successfully cut overtime while increasing output and productivity at every employer
  • Designed and implemented Capital asset plans that engendered large improvements in quality, productivity and KPI across the board while greatly improving the company’s ability to compete at the highest levels in their market
  • Created a team first environment that allowed sustainable continuous improvements in all areas


    • Operations Manager, 400 plus employees
    • Plant Manager
    • Engineering Manager
    • Continuous Improvement Manager
    • Department Manager, Sheet Metal and Metal Fabrication
    • Engineering Quality Manager
    • Facilities and Maintenance Manager
    • Quality Consultant


    • B.S. Mechanical Engineering
    • Business Administration – Certification in Production and Inventory Management
    • Six Sigma Master Black Belt
    • Lean Manufacturing Certification

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