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Cory Dodson

Duncansville
Summary

Following high school where I focused on a building trades track.I Attended the Altoona Career and Technology Center where I studied Industrial Electricity. After graduation I was immediately hired as a residential and commercial electrician for McKee Electric. In 2000 I was hired at Appvion where I quickly moved from a helper to lead operator role. In the past year I have moved up within the company as Scheduling Coordinator which is the position I currently hold.

Overview
1
1
year of post-secondary education
23
23
years of professional experience
Work History

Scheduling Coordinator

Appvion Inc.
2021-02 - Current
  • Addressed internal supply problems head-on and developed creative solutions to prevent delays and missed targets.
  • Conferred with managers, sales teams and engineering personnel to revise plans and achieve demanding targets.
  • Reviewed production specifications.
  • Gauged production progress to inform leaders of performance concerns.

Winder Operator

Appvion Inc.
2000-10 - 2021-01
  • Coordinated simultaneous operations over four machines and adjusted settings to optimize production.
  • Reviewed specification data, production guides and product samples to determine correct machinery setup.
  • Certified in using Manufacturing Execution Systems Program Trained in using fork lifts, scissor lift, clamp truck and rewinder Due to in depth knowledge and top performance on the job, I was often chosen for "special assignment", which is a role in which I was consulted to help improve both production and efficiency.

Electrician

McKee Electric & Supply
1998-05 - 2000-10
  • Worked from ladders, scaffolds and lifts to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring equipment and lighting fixtures in ceilings.
  • Installed, maintained, repaired and tested equipment for electricity generation and utilization.
  • Planned layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures based on specifications and applicable code.
Education

Certificate Industrial Electricity

Greater Altoona Career And Technology Center
1997-08 - 1998-05

Certificate Heating, Air Conditioning, And Refrigeration Installation And Repair

Ashworth College
2020-06 - 2020-11
Skills

    Forklift Operation

Production Scheduling

Safety standards and protocols

Optimizing efficiency

Team Player

Stock management

Basic repairs knowledge

Hand tool use

Power tool use

Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office

Additional Information

I've been doing general handy work and home improvement jobs on the side since I was a teenager. I often do work for friends and family and as able through word of mouth. I am able to perform most home improvement and repair tasks. I enjoy hunting, golfing, and camping with my wife and 2 teenage daughters. I am a youth leader and children's program worker at my local church. I also serve on the church council as a trustee.

Timeline

Scheduling Coordinator

Appvion Inc.
2021-02 - Current

Certificate Heating, Air Conditioning, And Refrigeration Installation And Repair

Ashworth College
2020-06 - 2020-11

Winder Operator

Appvion Inc.
2000-10 - 2021-01

Electrician

McKee Electric & Supply
1998-05 - 2000-10

Certificate Industrial Electricity

Greater Altoona Career And Technology Center
1997-08 - 1998-05