CV for Tony Conlon
||Co. Westmeath, Republic of Ireland.
|Date of Birth:
||dd.mm.1978 (Available upon request)
2004 - 2005
||Certificate in Purchasing & Materials Management, IIPMM.
||Materials Management (Credit), Principles of Purchasing (Credit),
Business Management (Pass), Economics (Distinction). |
||Honours Degree (2.2). |
||Semi-Conductor Technology, Technological Maths,
Electro-Technology, Productivity Methods, CAD/CAM Systems, Analogue
Electronics, Industrial Automation, Electronics Production, Digital
Electronics, Quality Control. |
||Final Year Project:
||To demonstrate functions of the "Jetter Process-PLC"
- implementing appropriate hardware - using the literal
programming language, "Sympas". |
||Pascal, C, Sympas & HTML.
||MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet Explorer,
Exchange, Outlook & Access.|
Lotus cc:Mail & Notes.
'Protel'99 SE' & 'PSpice'.(PCB CAD & Circuit
'Q-Pulse Record Management System'. 'CLC', 'Micross', 'Prodstar' &
'Oracle' MRP System. 'Scala 5.1' Database.
Pro-Engineer'01. AutoCAD'98. Applied
Statistics Software Package.
||Process Eng., Quality Auditing, Equipment Evaluation.
Knowledge of principles such as FMEA, SPC & Lean Manufacturing.
Employed as "Manufacturing Technician". Intel ... digital technology, wireless world ... "behind all of this progress you’ll find innovative Intel® technology".
***Work in Progress***.
***Work in Progress***.
Employed as "Buyer". Scientific Games are a global marketing
and technology leader in the lottery, pari-mutuel, and telecommunications industries.
- Purchasing of all Inventory & non-Inventory items.
Managing 'Spare Parts' orders (from receiving the PO ... discuss/clarify with customer ...
sourcing part or requesting in-house manufacture ... through to dispatch and maintenance of orderbook.
Responsible for maintaining adequate supply of 'Printing Paper' to our customers.
|Jan.'03 - May.'05:
||Employed as "Buyer" within this plastics injection
moulding company. |
Duties included / Skills aquired:
- Purchasing of all Inventory & non-Inventory items. (excl. Maintenance, Toolroom & IT Dept. requirements).
Manage, analyse and action the MRP (MS Exel based); forecast where necessary.
Communicate customer MPS data on large volume products to Trends suppliers.
Control raw material Inventory levels & assist in controlling
finished goods Inventory levels. Expedite orders and organise transport where necessary.
Identify high volume/low value items to be handled in blanket contracts.
Identify and develop alternative suppliers with a view to obtaining value for money for the company by reducing costs while maintaining quality.
Communicate on monthly performance metrics.
Updating AVL and maintaining records and SOP's associated with planning & purchasing. Maintenance of supplier details & costs on departmental databases.
Involvement on cross-department functional teams to assist in planning and specifying requirements to provide customers with a quality product in a timely manner. Support new product introductions.
Participate in continuous improvement initiatives in the Company. (member of 4-person Lean Manufacturing team formed to review Quotes, Costs, BOMs, ECNs, QCIs and the organisation/structure thereof).
Support all users on procedure in the purchase of all goods and services.
|Sept.'02 - Jan.'03:
||Employed as "QA & Manufacturing Assistant Engineer". |
- Issuing of Quality Dept. documentation for multiple products.
Use of Pro Engineer to obtain raw information for new product
quotes. (Part Volumes, Dimensions etc...), AutoCAD in querying existing
drawings and Applied Statistics for part qualification &
Involved in Product Packing proposals with QA & customer.
Sourced tooling jigs (specification/costs) within Ireland &
Employed as "SMT Process Engineer". PNY is a
manufacturer of computer memory upgrade products.
Primary areas of responsibility: Rework/Repair &
Duties included / Skills aquired:
- Usage of SPC as part of process capability measurement to identify
line set-up & run quality.
Analysis and trending of production efficiency (scrap/rework/yield
rates) to recognise & correct deficient areas, reduce major defect
types & to support continuous improvement. Initiated projects that
reduced rework rates by up to 20% on problem products.
Undertook engineering projects to improve and optimise production
processes & aid in customer complaint investigation/resolution.
Participated in & conducted internal quality audits; assess
effectiveness of quality systems to meet customer & business
Specify, source & qualify new equipment.
Carry out reflow oven profiles.
Develop & maintain up to date specifications for areas of
Actively involved in the maintenance & upkeep of ISO9000.
Use of Prodstar in BOM creation/alterations.
Managed HSE policies for all chemical introductions & disposals.
Made cost reductions with alternate disposal methods.
|Autumn 2000 - Dec. ’00
||Interlink, Galway Road, Athlone, Co. Roscommon.
- Employed part-time as a parcel sortation operator.
Co-operative education: Employed as a student
engineer within the Manufacturing Dept. of this telecommunications
- Installation of DSC product into street cabinets.
Incoming Inspection of mechanical cabinets & PCBs.
Drawing up procedures for processes (packaging/handling).
Inventory control with planning (Physical, Oracle & MS Access).
|Jun. ’95 - Jan. ’99
||Filling Station, Co. Westmeath.
- Employed part-time as a forecourt attendant.
|Summer of ’97 & ’98
||Student Summer Scheme, Co. Westmeath.
- 'Tidy Towns' employee. (Gardening, Painting etc ...)
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- Running, Pitch & Putt, Reading (Financial/Stocks).
Class Representative during Yr.2 in UL.
Full Clean 'B' Driving Licence.
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© Tony Conlon 2002 Last updated: 22.Jan.2006