Chris Buckholtzs - Seeks Full time Position

Industry Type: Materials handling
Current Occupation: Parts Manager
Personal Preferences

My goal is to secure a challenging job or a position that will utilize my skills and 30 years of experience and provide opportunities for professional advancement.

Materials handling

Full time

Southeast

United States

Parts Manager

Professional Profile

PARTS MANAGER 12/04 TO PRESENT
RENTALEX, TAMPA, FL
Maintaining parts inventory for ASV, Gehl, Takuechi, and all other lines of equipment.
Purchasing parts from manufacture and vendors. Issuing purchase orders, counter and phone sales. Filing of manufacture parts and service warranties. Performing all other tasks as required. Supervising parts personnel.

PARTS MANAGER 6/01 TO 11/03
CLARKLIFT OF TAMPA, TAMPA, FL.
Responsible for overall Parts Dept operations. Maintain parts inventory for Mitsubishi and Clark and all other lines of equipment. Purchase parts from manufacture and vendors. Issued purchase orders, counter and phone sales. Responsible for shipping and receiving. Supervising parts personnel.

PARTS TECHNICAL COORDINATOR 4/98 TO 6/01
DAEWOO INDUSTRIES INC., SUWANEE, GA.
Responsible for parts technical information for dealers. Maintaining Annual Returns, Parts Bulletins and development of Quick Reference Manuals.

PARTS MANAGER 9/96 TO 4/98
EQUIPMENT DEPOT INC., AUSTIN, TX.
Responsible for overall Parts Dept operations. Maintained parts inventory for Clark and all other lines of equipment (4 lines of equipment). Purchased parts from manufacture and vendors. Issued purchase orders, counter and phone sales. Responsible for shipping and receiving.

PARTS MANAGER /SERVICE CORDINATOR 3/91 TO 9/96
LANFORD EQUIPMENT CO., AUSTIN, TX.
Responsible for overall operation of Forklift Parts and Service Department. Maintained TCM parts and Service Department. Maintained TCM parts inventory, purchased parts form TCM and other vendors. Issued purchase orders, counter and phone sales, shipping and receiving of parts. Supervised parts and service personnel. Maintained parts records, files and customer relations.

3/91 TO 1/94 Served as Branch Manager for San Antonio store. Responsible for overall operation of branch including Parts, Sales, Service and Rental. Branch closed 1/94 and moved to home office.


PARTS MANAGER /SERVICE MANAGER 2/86 TO 3/91
BOB TREECE LIFT TRUCKS, SAN ANTONIO, TX.
Responsible for overall operation of Parts and Service Departments. Maintained parts inventory for NISSAN, TCM, LPM and INTRUPA. Issued purchase orders, counter and phone sales, shipping and receiving. Supervised parts and service personnel. Later promoted to Operation Manager, responsible for Sales, Rental, CSSR, Parts and Service.


CUSTOMER SERVICE REP/MECHANIC 1/82 TO 2/86
SOUTHWEST LIFT TRUCKS, CORPUS CHRISTI, TX.
Field service and shop mechanic. Repaired gas, diesel and electric forklifts. Later promoted to Customer Sales and Service Representative (CSSR). Responsible for customer relations, service problems, plan maintenance program and rentals. Later promoted to Territory Sales Manager.


PARTS MANAGER / SERVICE MANAGER 2/80 TO 1/82
TRECO INC., CORPUS CHRISTI, TX.
Engaged in diesel equipment rentals and service. Responsible for parts inventory, all repairs on diesel engines, pumps, generators and air compressors. Supervised mechanics and performed other functions as assigned.


PARTS MANAGER /SERVICE MANAGER 1973 TO 1980
ARANSAS DIESEL INC., ARANSAS PASS, TX.
Engaged in diesel equipment repair operation. Repaired marine engines and truck repair. Responsible for parts department and supervising shop operations. Supervised six mechanics and parts personnel.


UNITED STATES COAST GUARD 1967 TO 1973
Honorably Discharged as Petty Officer Second Class (E5). Completed USCG Diesel Engine School (Basic and Advanced). Served as an Instructor for Diesel Engine School during tenure.