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Karol Miner
336 W. Chugalug Way, Sentinel, WY  33666
c: 444-222-4339 e: karmin@southwbell.net

Process management opportunity that utilizes my communication and analytical skills to influence organizational growth and bottom line profitability.

Research Information and Analyze Options

  • Researched and purchased better heat exchanger that alleviated our heat loading problem.  Saved company four to six hours of downtime per eight-hour shift and improved product yield at extruder.
  • Purchased and refurbished used gearbox as spare.  Saved 12 days downtime and eliminated risk involved to rebuild critical pieces of equipment.  During emergency rebuild we are down 2 days rather than 2 weeks.

Manage People and Projects

  • Successfully led refurbishment campaign on all three extruder gearboxes.  Pro-active rebuild of  gearboxes puts downtime at two days rather than two weeks.
  • Reallocated resources during two-week annual shutdown so that no down time was encountered and all projects finished on time.

Extrapolate Essential Data

  • Proved that product quality issue was not due to equipment processing parameters.  Product design team discovered fault in their print test methods.
  • Evaluated trends of real time data on AFG grinder.  Proactive identification of problem prevented  coarse particle contamination.  

Utilize Subject Matter Expertise to Influence Management Decisions

  • Determined capital project would need to be undertaken pro-actively to avoid having to use our business resumption plan in the event of catastrophic failure.  Company will save about 1 million dollars.
  • Created viable process for extrusion, during new product development,  with no start-up difficulties.

Effective Communication Throughout the Organization

  • Implemented safety related information to senior staff, peers and subordinates.
  • Frequently requested to explain processing issues involving  extruder and batching processes. 
  • Provided technical information to senior management as well as operational information to the process operators and managers on the floor.

Senior Process Engineer / Technical Support, 2005 – Present
Zezee Corporation

Process Engineer / Technical Support, 2000 – 2005
Zezee Corporation

Technical Professional, 1997 – 2000
Halogen Energy Services


BS  Chemical Engineering, 1996
University of Missouri – Rolla, Rolla, MO

Graduate level coursework towards an MBA with Financial Emphasis
Organizational Communication, The Economic Environment, Management of Organizational Behavior, Accounting & Finance Environment, Marketing Management, Human Resource Management and Administration, Legal Environment of Management, Ethics & Management from a Christian Perspective, Strategic Management, Management Seminar – Entrepreneurship, Managerial Accounting
Southern Nazarene University, Bethany, OK

Professional Development

Xerox – Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt    
Xerox Corporation                                                      

ISO 9001:2000 – Internal Audits for                  
Organizational Success                                           
Paradigms, Inc.

Confined Space Entry Rescue
Fire Service Training, Oklahoma State University



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