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Hello, welcome to
My Name is Vasant
I work as ISO Management Representative.
A brief history of mine.
I was born in India, & I came here in US in 1978. I was 18 when I
came here, worked as a general laborer in factory for 6 years, then flew
back to India
the end of 1984, came back in 1985. I started school in electronics in 1985.
Then I worked in Electronic company as a machine operator.
After completing two basic courses in Electronics, I started
working as QA Inspector in 1986. Meanwhile, I joined YTI and studied
Electronics. I had my Associates in Electronics in 1991. Then, I started
working as Quality Engineer. I guess my past experience in Quality came in
Meanwhile, I studied Quality Statistical control and Quality
In year 2000, I started as Laboratory Assistant. Then, in
I worked as ISO Management Representative, and now, since last 3 years, I
work as Quality Manager.
Vasant V. Amin
27 Agape Drive
Ephrata, PA 17522
A position in
Quality Assurance using technical and laboratory skills to improve
product quality and quality system.
Summary & Accomplishments
Over 24 years of experience in Quality
Assurance/Quality Control. Have worked with world class quality
Knowledge of ISO 9000, UL requirements,
Trained in SPC, failure analysis and other quality techniques.
Associate in Electronics from York Technical
Institute, York, PA
· Quality Management I & II from Penn State
Strong Calibration, Test, Operational and
Computer Literate: Developed Calibration and
Test SOPs and various forms for Lab and QA Dept., Lab Yield Reports,
material reports, Trend analysis reports along with graphs using Microsoft
Excel and Word.
Calculations of uncertainty budget.
Developed proactive program using Excel to
maintain Calibration. Technical Knowledge; Calibration of Dimensional,
Electronic & Mechanical Equipment, Calibration of
Set Standards of Heavily used Test Equipment
for periodic performance check.
Knowledge of Gauge R&R.
US Citizen, fluent English, Gujarati and Hindi.
Self disciplined, highly accurate, detail
conscious, excellent communicational skills, able to meet deadlines, Work
very well under
creative and self-starter.
Garber Metrology, PA
Feb. 2000 to Present
Quality Manager; Responsible for updating and maintaining the Quality
management system that include Quality
Assurance Manual, Operating
Procedures, Calibration Procedures, Work Instructions, Forms, Trend
Analysis, Uncertainty budgets,
Customers satisfaction log, Venders approved list,
ISO 9001 and ISO/IEC 17025 certificate and scope, adding new uncertainty
budgets in existing scope, preparing and closing CARs,
Internal Quality Audit Program, & Calibration.
Lab Assistant; Responsible for calibration of
Dimensional Gages, writing Calibration Procedures, Preparing Cal. Data Sheet
Keeping Lab to date.
Berk-Tek, division of Alcatel N.A., New Holland, PA
May 1999 to Feb 2000
maintaining Calibration of various types of equipment, maintaining ISO
9000 and achieving Quality goals
for Telephone and Data Communications Cable.
Grinnell Corporation, Columbia, PA
Nov. 1998 to May 1999
Responsible for maintaining Calibration Program, ISO
9000 and achieving Quality goals for pipe fitting products.
Berk-Tek, division of Alcatel N.A., New Holland, PA
Apr 1993 to July 1998
Responsible for maintaining Calibration of various types
of equipment, maintaining ISO 9000 and achieving Quality goals for Telephone and Data Communications Cable.
Trained in Internal
Quality Auditing, Uncertainty budget seminars.
Developed Calibration and Test SOPs, Drawings and Forms
to achieve and maintain ISO 9000 certification and
improve Measurement System.
Balanced Calibration Schedule to lower the cost.
Created Time Standard for Calibration Program to
improve time management within QA Dept.
Developed Lab Yield Quality summary reports which
resulted faster spotting problems, lower stocks of rejected
products, lower the down time.
Created Time Standard and Turn Around Time for Final
Inspection to improve quality system so that final product moved
faster to shipping door resulting in higher customer
Created Rejected Material report compared to total
production which helped to recognize the problems with Particular machines.
Ferranti Technologies, Inc.
Oct. 1986 to Feb. 1992
Quality Inspector, Quality Technician.
Responsible for inspecting Printed Circuit Boards at
various level of assembly, inspecting and measuring physical
dimensions and electrical parameters of various
electronic and mechanical components for receiving inspection, inspecting
and testing wire and cable assemblies. Occasionally
supervised QA Individuals.
Promoted to Quality
Received Perfect Attendance Certificate for 6
Consistently received excellent reviews.
Certified each year for Weapon Spec and then
York Technical Institute, York, PA
Associate Degree – Electronics. GPA: 3.63 Academic Honor
The Penn-State University, Lancaster, PA
Quality Management I & II
Basic Electronics I & II (AC & DC Theory), Elementary and College Algebra.
Statistical Quality Control I & II
Employer sponsored training program for Mil-Std-2000 and supplier (Zumbach
Electronics) sponsored seminar.
Learning, Writing, Hindu Philosophy, Computers and Sports.
I miss most - My Father