Chad A.

Executive with 40+ years experience in Engineering, Specializing in Forestry

United States of America
English

Experienced leader with broad, cross-functional experience in engineering, reliability, operational excellence, project management, logistics, and EHS. Have a passion for improving business processes....see more

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry
  • Paper & Forest Products
  • Engineering

500

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Capital and Engineering Director

Weyerhaeuser
2 years
Current position
May 2021 - Present
We manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business ...see more

Reliability Director

Weyerhaeuser
5 years
Jan 2016 - May 2021
Lead reliability improvement with all levels of engineering, maintenance and operations. Partner with Region Vice-Presidents in developing strategic reliability improvement roadmaps. As...see more

Optimization Manager

Weyerhaeuser Company
4 years
Mar 2012 - Jan 2016
Work with Operations Vice-Presidents, Mill Managers all functional managers of EHS, engineering, maintenance and operations to achieve strategic business objectives. Assist in developin...see more

Distribution Operations Leader

Weyerhaeuser
5 years
Sep 2006 - Dec 2011
Optimized domestic and international logistics to provide benchmark customer service at a competitive cost. Led central transportation and team of site managers who focused on improvi...see more

Senior Process Engineer/ Pulp & Recovery Foreman

Weyerhaeuser
9 months
Jan 2006 - Oct 2006
Designed, planned and implemented methods to improve production efficiency, quality, and safety/environmental systems. Supervised the operation of a 75MW power-generating system, pulp...see more

Senior Environmental Engineer

Weyerhaeuser
2 years
Feb 2004 - Jan 2006
Led several aspects of air quality compliance for facility, including MACT compliance, PSD reviews, and air permitting activities. Supervised five quality technicians in the Technical D...see more

Plant Engineering Manager

BPB Gypsum
7 months
Jul 2003 - Feb 2004
Provided engineering and maintenance leadership to safely and efficiently mine gypsum from an open-pit mine, transport, process, and produce gypsum board. Championed safety and environm...see more

Environmental Engineer

Weyerhaeuser
2 years
Oct 2001 - Jul 2003
Led several aspects of solid waste and chemical management. Managed utility crews for the mill (15 - 30 contract employees). Managed contracted landfill operations.

Process Optimization Supervisor

Weyerhaeuser
9 months
Jan 2001 - Oct 2001
Led reliability improvement projects throughout the facility. Designed, programmed, and maintained plant optimization systems. Programmed Allen-Bradley, Texas Instruments and Modicon ...see more

Various Project Management, Engineering, Safety, Maintenance and Environmental Leadership Roles

Weyerhaeuser
6 years
Oct 1994 - Jan 2001
We manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business ...see more

Engineer

RMT Consulting
29 years
Current position
Jan 1994 - Present
Focused primarily on Title V air permitting applications for large industrial customers. Interfaced with clients and regulators directly to determine the best solution for the client. ...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Paper & Forest Products
  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry

Role experience

  • Engineering

Expertise

  • Continuous Improvement
  • Manufacturing
  • Process Improvement
  • Maintenance Management