Richard Kessinger


Production Supervisor

Fairfield, VA

This resume has been forwarded to you at the request of Monster User xnerx03 pulled for Daikin. could be a fit if degree isn’t a must have. is pretty local.

Richard Kessinger
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Fairfield, VA 24435

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Resume Headline: Richard Kessinger – Production Supervisor Resume Value: e6k8pygzgqzuvdcs

Richard Kessinger
5726 North Lee Hwy
Fairfield, VA 24435

Demonstrates accuracy in production and maintenance with commitment of 20+ years in manufacturing and management. Experience in quality control, production efficiency and safety standards. Well organized and goal oriented. Committed to provide high quality service with excellent personal and computer skills.


Munters Des Champs, Buena Vista, VA Aug 1993 – Present

Production Supervisor 2007-Present
• Supervise assembly, refrigeration and electrical departments
• Oversee all aspects of assembly from beginning to end
• Involved in 5S and lean program
• Make changes to building process going to flow lanes with takt times
• Create job boards to assemble units and verify times to meet specified hours
• Create action plans for items not completed timely
• Root solving problems completed on lost, missing or broken components
• Work closely with employees to assure safety and compliance
• Training and awareness to reduce accidents and compensation claims
• Keep online schedule updated
• Interview and hire qualified applicants
• Assist in training

Group Leader 2005-2007
• Ensured that employees knew manufacturing schedule
• Ran test to ensure unit functioning
• Worked closely with engineering
• Kept track of missing and/or damaged components
• Filled in positions where extra work was needed
• Assigned jobs to employees
• Ensured units meet ship dates
• Mounted components, wired and tested panels

Run-up Technician 2002-2005
• Tested units with refrigeration systems, electric heaters, natural gas or propane heat
• Troubleshooting
• Fixed wiring or mechanical issues (dampers, actuators, sensors, electric panels)
• Worked with Johnson Controls and Automated Logic
• Ensured units functioned, working with live voltage (up to 480 Volts)

Wireman 1999-2002
• Wired and terminated panels
• Read blueprints of units
• Determine routing of wires
• Ran EMT, Flexible Metal Liquidtite Conduit, and Ridged Pipe
• Wired and tested panels
• Mounted components
Machine Operator 1993-1999

• Built heat exchangers
• Spot Weld
• Maintenance of machine
• Recorded and checked inventory
• Ensured all aspects of machine were in working order for unit production

Rockbridge County High School, Lexington, VA May-August 1993

Summer Maintenance

• Electrical duties
• Ran EMT for communications and 120 voltage
• Up keep of all grounds
• Maintenance on equipment

Additional Skills

• Microsoft Office and Excel
• Certified OSHA and NFPA since 2008
• EPA Certified as a universal technician since 1993
• Certified CPR and First Aid

Lexington High School, Lexington, VA
High School Diploma

Ferrum College, Ferrum, VA
One year of general studies


Michelle Keiser (540) 461-0987
1647 Birch Avenue
Buena Vista, VA 24416

Kenny Martin (540) 264-1041
940 Forest Grove Road
Lexington, VA 24450

Christopher Koogler (540) 290-9774
5552 Lee Jackson Highway
Raphine, VA 24472

Experience BACK TO TOP
Job Title Company Experience
Production Supervisor Munters Corporation – Present

Additional Info BACK TO TOP

Current Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Work Status: US – I am authorized to work in this country for any employer.

Target Job: Target Job Title: Production Supervisor

Target Company: Company Size:

Occupation: Manufacturing/Production/Operations • General/Other: Production/Operations

Target Locations: Selected Locations: US-VA-Charlottesville/Harrisonburg

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