||J. M. Falcao
Mechanical Engineering (ISEC) - Engineering Institute of Coimbra
First Certificate in English (Equiv. to Cambridge University)
4th year of French, from Alliance Française
Certified IEFP Formator (CAP)
6 years as Production manager of the largest Portuguese
PVC work-boots injection factory, responsible for the manufacture,
planning and control of all production Sector with130 people, including finish lines, packaging and textile manufacture, raw material stocks and recycling.
17 years as Production manager in two distinct
plastic injection companies, same responsibilities as
above, plus definition and control of all the molds for plastic injection,
member of the Administration board, Buying department
and IT sectors. Startup of several production lines, including injection, plastic welding, serigraphy. Quality certification according to 9002 ISO Quality Assurance
System, later to 9001 ISO (own product conception).
6 years Project, implantation and start up of new plastic injection company created specifically to
inject high production technical parts, fully automated and robotized,
from zero to start in 8 months, including Industrial licensing. Start, control and full management of the company
for 5 years.
Experienced in forming people on Plastics injection, production and mold technology.
Consulting in Plastics and Mold making technology and industrial organization.
External formator on CENFIM (Forming Center of Marinha Grande for plastics and molds).
Certified professional formator by IEFP.
Interests - Personal
Started programming in Cobol 38 years ago. Then in Assembler
with my good old Spectrum machine 32 years ago, and never stopped
since. Programming in C and Pascal Delphi now for some years.
Built a few Linux servers and workstations, some of which still
work non-stop after 12 years, working as email, web and network
Programming, computers, IT communications, auto mechanics - and
Speak and write English fluently, good understanding of writen and spoken French, bit of Spanish and Italian.
Military service (compulsory in Portugal) of 17 months as a NATO military.
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