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james santos


Military Service

U.S. Army Staff Sergeant


7 years served


Seeking a career in manufacturing & construction


Myrtle Beach, SC

About james

I am an 8-year army Special Operations veteran who speaks German.
With 7 years automotive manufacturing experience with a large tier1 Automotive supplier
I held roles in manufacturing, cost estimating, program management and sales
As sales manager for all General Motors midsize platforms I was responsible for over $200M in annual business, I negotiated directly with the OEM for new business, contracts, and engineering changes to existing business eventually set up a cost saving initiative with the customer allowing for increased margins for both the supplier as well as the customer
I worked closely with product engineering as well as program management for engineering changes that included part number changes , driving new timing and PPPAP requirements
Pleas find the attached documents for your review
I hold a bachelors degree (cum laude) from The University of Massachusetts

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3 months ago

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