Kevin Adams

12 Cross Street
Ryde, Isle of Wight
PO33 1EH

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A loyal, confident and highly committed person with a "can do" attitude. An energetic team player with a creative flair and the ability to work within a fast paced environment.

Keyskills :

Work History :

Doncasters Trucast Ltd., Isle of Wight, UK
Production Operative
I returned to my position at Trucast after receiving a call asking if I would like to return. Shortly after, I was offered a Permanent Contract with the company.
I remained working in the Wax Department increasing my skills to Riser Mount, Cleaning & Assembly, Plastic Linisher, MPI Operator & Die Setting, Battenfeld Operator & Die Setting, Auto Operator & Die Setting, and currently learning Backface Changing & Die Cleaning.
I have also moved around the factory and have increased my skills in the Shelling Department to PCL/MV Precoat, PCL/MV Shelling, WDS Shelling, Vermiculite and Wrapping. Due to my skills I was made the on the job trainer for my department.
I was also given the opportunity to take up a stand in Team Leader position providing cover for both early and late shifts when the Team Leaders are away, Leading the teams of both the Wax and Shell Departments. Due to this position I was enrolled on a Leadership Development Programme where I got to increase my leadership skills and learn more about myself and others. I was then promoted to Deputy Team Leader providing cover across all 3 shifts.
I have also helped out by accepting the role of TEF Rep for my shift, Fire Marshall and Train the Trainer.
I have since been promoted to a full Team Leader position and currently run the Casting department soon to move to the Post Cast department, completing the full process of the factory, working and running every department the factory has to offer, also training to be a Fork Lift Operator.

Doncasters Trucast Ltd., Isle of Wight, UK
Production Operative
My position at Trucast was in the PCL Wax Room where my main duty was Assembly of Wax Wheels ready for Shelling; I also helped out with other jobs in the MV Wax Room when I was needed including Assembly of Wax Wheels, Running Presses and anything else I was needed for.
Sadly I was affected by Company Redundancy as I was on a Temporary Contract, Although I gained some great skills, experience and references.

Careers Development Group, Newport, Isle of Wight
Work Placement
My position at this placement included general receptionist duties including welcoming visitors, answering phone calls, photocopying, printing and filing.

Ceramic Substrates and Components Ltd
Factory Operative
While at this position in the factory industry I gained new skills including learning to work from drawings, spraying, packing, fettling, having a good eye for detail and learning to use a whole range of hand and power tools including drills, mills, lathes and presses

Sandown Internet Cafe
Work Placement
My position at this placement involved starting up the network in the mornings, helping customers with any problems they might encounter during the day, supporting them to complete their ECDL, working the till and shutting down the network at night

Work Placement
My position at this placement involved assisting with MOT testing and general repair and servicing of vehicles, as Staddlestones is a Nissan garage it gave me chance to utilize my existing skills and learn new skills in this field

Dave Coopers
Work Placement
My position at this placement involved repair and servicing of vehicles, as Dave Coopers is a Volkswagen garage it gave me chance to utilize my existing skills and learn new skills in this field

Education and Training :

Prescience First Line Manager Programme 2015

Chartered Institute of Environmental Health 2010
Level 1 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace

Learn Direct 2002
Introduction to Computers
Introduction to Spread Sheets
Introduction to Word Processing

Isle of Wight College 1999-2001
Repair and Servicing of Road Vehicles Level 1

Ryde High School 1997-1999
Art & Design
Design & Technology

Additional Information :

Willing to work flexible days, hours, nights or shifts, also Extra Hours/Overtime as and when required.

Hobbies/Interests :

Have a passion for computers and working with them. I have designed and coded many websites for friends and family and have provided many other web services to the general public.

References available on request

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