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Gabriel Rodriguez
Professional Summary

Responsible engineer proficient in building Bills of Material and Routing work instructions. Passionate and motivated, with a drive for excellence, impeccable quality and stringent business ethics.  Accumulated 28 years experience in traditional Industrial Engineering and Process Engineering fields.  Adaptable as a strong core team leader or productive team member.

  • Lean Sigma Blackbelt certified
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Teaming
  • Microsoft Office
  • Ergonomics
  • Core Performer
New Products Engineer 01/2007 to Present
General Cable Altoona, PA
  • Key process owner of all new Bills of Materials (BoMs) and Routings during the past five years.  Maintain BoMs and Routings for approximately 10,000 SKUs
  • Instrumental in testing all new raw materials for validation for use in our processes
  • Project lead for New Product Review Team in Altoona in collaboration with the Automotive Business Team to introduce new finished good products into the Altoona Factory with accompanying Engineering Changes and proper documentation.
  • Managed projects including Labor Savings Projects, Material Savings Projects, Capital Investment Projects, Capacity Projects, including over $100,000 in scrap savings for Blackbelt certification project
  • Cross functional team participation with Quality to ensure ISO/TS certification renewal as it pertained to Document Control and the Process Change Committee
  • Exhibited Safety Leadership as part of the Ergonomics Team by working with Automotive Business Team to modify design of raw materials to avoid or minimize ergonomic trauma for manual operations
  • Created and executed AutoCAD layout of property for Family Day Committee
  • Mentored Engineering Co-Op by providing a safe and educational environment
  • Performed time studies to establish incentive rates for operators
Sales Representative 01/2005 to 01/2007
Packaging Services of Maryland (PSI) Williamsport, PA
  • Call or visit customers on a regular basis to sell standard or custom boxes and packaging supplies in central PA and Maryland
  • Assist with new business projects including box design and submit Requests for Quotation with detail designs
  • Track orders for on-time delivery
  • Work with design engineers, customer service, and purchasing daily to assure customer satisfaction.
  • Follow up with customers to collect feedback on quotations and provide additional support
  • Performed independent internet research and arranged cold calls to develop potential new customers
Senior Industrial Engineer 08/1985 to 01/2005
SKF USA, Inc. Altoona, PA
  • Created and maintained Bills of Material and Routings for Soft Machining, Heat Treat, Surface, OD, Track and Bore Grinding, and Assembly using an AS400 mainframe for approximately 1400 SKUs
  • Created spec sheets for raw material steel tubing
  • Calculated Standard Cost annually for bearings in eight production channels for 1400 SKUs
  • Estimated costs for new RFQs (requests for quotations)
  • Calculated output by machine to determine and eliminate bottlenecks
  • Calculated factory load and capacity by machine and by production channel
  • Calculated Efficiency, Set Up times, Downtimes, Lost Times, etc. by production channel and provided reports weekly and monthly
  • Performed Activity Sampling Studies for assigning appropriate manning per work center
  • Wrote justifications for new capital projects
  • Coordinated new Asset identification and prepared Machine Disposals
  • Wrote and implemented packaging Specifications including packaging material and quantities per shipping container
  • Active member of the B.E.S.T. Team, FMEA Team, Ergonomics Team, Cost Savings Team, MAPICS Implementation Team, and the Transition Team
  • Interacted with Engineering, Product Design, Tool Design, Planning, Business, Purchasing, Accounting, Quality, and Production Departments on a daily basis.  Routinely involved in confidential meetings and presentations
  • Initiated creation of databases for Process Change Requests, Asset Disposals, RSPS(new product introductions) to shorten process times and eliminate lost paperwork.
Bachelor of Science: Industrial Engineering May 1984 Penn State University - Altoona/University Park, PA

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School Attended
Penn State University