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MICHAEL HERALD +------------------------------------------------------------------------+ | ACHIEVEMENTS | |------------------------------------------------------------------------| | | * Directed work flow, supervised and trained Supplier Quality

|| | | Engineers and Quality Technicians. || | | || | | * Lead team responsible for overall continuous improvement || | | activities. || | | || | | * Effectively launched material flow and lay out of a new || | | facility and product line. || | | || | | * Successfully managed inventory levels for over 200 part || | | numbers and 60 suppliers. || |------------------------------------------------------------------------| | Experience | |------------------------------------------------------------------------| | | September 2009 - Present || | | || | | Quality Supervisor Magna International, Inc./AIM Systems || | | Warren, MI || | | || | | * Correspond with suppliers/vendor to ensure incoming product || | | meet design intent and tolerance specifications. || | | || | | * Effectively delegate departmental and program || | | responsibilities to appropriate team members. || | | || | | * Lead team that handles aspects of incoming quality. || | | || | | * Create, manage and maintain database used for supplier || | | ratings and scoring system. || | | || | | * Manage, plan and coordinate quality program designed to || | | ensure continuous product and service that meets or exceeds || | | customer requirements. || | | || | | * Manage the development and analysis of statistical data and || | | specifications to determine present standards and establish || | | proposed quality reliability and expectancy. || | | || | | * Develop and execute methods and procedures for monitoring || | | work activities, such as preparation of records, expenditures || | | in order to inform management of current status or work || | | activities. || | | || | | * Plan, promote and organize training activity related to || | | quality and reliability. || | | || | | * Organize failure analysis and corrective action in industry || | | standard format (8D) for customers. || | | || | | * Investigate customer complaints regarding quality and make || | | appropriate adjustments. || | | || | | April 2008 -September 2009 || | | || | | Materials Coordinator Magna International, Inc./AIM Systems ||

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Warren, MI * Communicate with vendors to ensure delivery of products in a manner consistent with company service, cost and time objectives. * Handle all logistical aspects of both inbound and outbound all material. * Consult with department heads to ensure coordination of logistical and material activities with such activities as production, sales, records control, and purchasing. * Control Inventory levels for Tier one and sub-suppliers. * Ensure delivery and receipt of materials in an orderly and efficient fashion while maintaining inventories at the lowest practical levels. * Analyze material shortages, review order progress, and adjust plans and schedules as necessary. * Coordinate with appropriate personnel solutions to problems related to production schedules, such as material shortage status, rejection, scrap, re-work, etc. * Inventory analysis with a focus on reduction. * Coordinate and communicate all plans, schedules, changes and modifications to appropriate personnel in the planning & purchasing and the production departments. * Ability to process and understand 830's and 862's. * Determine practical min/max levels of inventory. * Inventory and plant floor layout. * Create standard work instruction for material handlers and fork lift operators. * Assisted with completion of Process Sign Off auditing and related documentation. September 2006 - April 2008 Materials Scheduler Integrated Manufacturing & Assembly Brownstown, MI * Communicate with vendors to ensure delivery of products in a manner consistent with company service, cost and time objectives. * Contribute as part of a team that handles all logistical aspects. * Confer with department heads to ensure coordination of logistical and material activities with such activities as production, sales, records control, and purchasing.

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| * Prepared necessary emergency and special shipment shipping, | receiving and tracking paperwork. | | * Control Inventory levels for Tier one and sub-suppliers. | | * Ensure delivery and receipt of materials in an orderly and | efficient fashion while maintaining inventories at the lowest | practical levels. | | * Analyze material shortages, review order progress, and adjust | plans and schedules as necessary. | | * Coordinate with appropriate personnel solutions to problems | related to production schedules, such as material shortage | status, rejection, scrap, re-work, etc. | | * Inventory analysis with a focus on reduction. | | * Coordinate and communicate all plans, schedules, changes and | modifications to appropriate personnel in the planning & | purchasing and the production departments. | | * Process and understand 830's and 862's. | | January 2006 - September 2006 | | Material Analyst, Purchasing Spherion Staffing | | * Contracted to Siemens Medical Solutions, Ann Arbor, MI. | | * Generate purchase orders to vendors. | | * Manage and maintain system for tracking vendor, shipping | company and implementation team performance. | | * Ensure all domestic and international customer orders meet | proper configuration guidelines. | | * Communicate with vendors to ensure delivery of products in a | manner consistent with company service, cost and time | objectives. | | * Act as liaison between implementation team and supplier to | ensure correct and on-time deliveries. | | * Coordinate all deliveries according to customer specific | requirements. | | * Contributed as part of a team that handled all logistical | aspects. | | * Conferred with department heads to ensure coordination of | logistical and material activities with such activities as | production, sales, records control, and purchasing. | | * Conferred with department heads to ensure coordination of | logistical activities with such activities as production, | sales, records control, and purchasing. | | * Prepared necessary emergency and special shipment shipping,

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| receiving and tracking paperwork. | | November 2004 - August 2005 | | Inventory Control Specialist-Materials Management Axxis | Corporation Canton, MI | | * Responsible for setting up and utilizing CMS inventory | control system. | | * Implement Kanban system and

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