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    Kenneth Buffinga

    Grand Junction, Michigan

    Director Global Supply China / General Manager China Operations

    Shepherd Hardware

    Specialties

    Administrative & Office

    General Manager/Location Manager

    Operations Management

    Plant & Facilities Management

    Procurement

    Process Management

    Quality Management

    Supply Chain & Logistics

    Where I've Worked
    S

    Dec 2014 – Present

    Director Global Supply China / General Manager China Operations

    Shepherd Hardware
    A

    Sep 2012 – Nov 2014

    Supply Chain Manager

    AmSafe Commercial Products Div
    Q

    Jan 2010 – Jun 2012

    Director of Purchasing

    Quality Edge
    K

    Jun 2006 – Aug 2009

    Director of Purchasing

    Knape & Vogt Mfg
    K

    2006 – 2009

    Director of Purchasing

    Knape and Vogt Mfg
    H

    2000 – 2006

    Corporate Purchasing Manager

    Hart and Cooley Inc
    H

    Jan 1998 – 1999

    Senior Commodity Manager

    Hart and Cooley Inc
    H

    Jan 1992 – Jan 1998

    Purchasing Agent

    Hart & Cooley Inc
    H

    Jan 1989 – Jan 1991

    Quality Engineer

    Hart & Cooley Inc
    H

    1989 – 1991

    Quality Engineer

    Hart and Cooley Inc

    Jan 1988 – Jan 1989

    Quality Engineer/Lab Manager

    Sparton Engineered Products
    M

    Jan 1985 – Jan 1988

    Metallurgical Lab Technician

    Mill Steel Company

    Jan 1984 – Jan 1985

    Physical Science Aide/Metallurgical Lab Technician

    Department of Defense
    Where I've Studied

    Chemistry

    Calvin College

    Bachelors, General Business

    Davenport College

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