Amanda Pate


Bardstown, Kentucky
    University of Louisville
    August, 2012 - August, 2016
    Engineering and Industrial Management
    Experimental Design
    Product and Inventory Control
    Project Management
Work Experience
    Altec Industries
    industrial Engineering Co-op/Quality Engineering Co-op /Manufacturing Engineering Co-op
    January, 2014 - August, 2015
    Altec Industries
    industrial Engineering Co-op/Quality Engineering Co-op /Manufacturing Engineering Co-op
    • Investigated and resolved Quality and Safety Action Requests via Oracle Software, experimentation and communication. • Improved decal, parts, and fixture tracking via routing in Oracle and SigmaNEST. • Implemented 5S methodology into designated areas. • Performed testing experiments to increase Quality standards • Utilized Microsoft Access to acquire Quality reports that were then distributed to the lines through the updating of Visual Management Boards. • Developed and implemented Weekly Quality Topic program to further drive hot button Quality issues back to the lines • Inspected and distributed Quality Action Requests to appropriate departments • Constructed first iteration of decal reference materials for each Plant 54 unit. • Provided daily floor support to the manufacturing lines. • Participated in Rapid Continuous Improvement, Kaizen, events. • Programed incoming Dodge bare chassis to meet customer specific needs. • Increased experience working with SolidWorks through drawing of pre-shipping fixture, and the creation of templates • Created Bin Collection System for more accurate data collection and compiled and distributed data findings/trends to upper management • Redefined and distributed chassis specific decal placement standards • Gained experience writing new, and revising existing, work instructions. • Improved the functionality of existing carts to increase the overall process efficiency.
    Keenes Depot DBA The Kentucky Gun Company
    Administrative Assistant
    January, 2012 - December, 2013
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