1. Professional Resume:Myra C. Hoffman
Myra C. Hoffman
1026 Billingsby Rd,
Dresden, TN 38225
Objective It has always been important to me to work for a company that is forward thinking and
innovative as well a community leader. These are things that are important to me on personal
level as well as professional. As the Mother ofthree children I am concerned about theirfuture
and want them to appreciatethe importanceofbeing a good citizen and a good steward ofthe
earth. I have also provided for their everyday needs, which required me to seek employment
that is gainful and has the opportunity for advancement.
Key Skills – Electrical Systems & Controls– Installations & Maintenance–
Electromechanical Repairs– Blueprints & Schematics – PLC’s and HMI
Programming– NH3 Refrigeration Systems - Instruments Calibration –
Communications & Networking– Safety & QA– Wiring Diagrams–
Troubleshooting– Testing Instruments– Motors & Controls –SAP Reporting and
Material Management- Process Safety Management for the Ammonia
Refrigeration Department-Fluent in MicroSoft Office (Excel and Word)
Education EDUCATION & CREDENTIALS
PSM AND RISK MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS 2015
OPERATOR I NH3REFRIGERATION 2010
ROCKWELL AUTOMATION CCPS41PROGRAMMING SLC500 2002
UNIVERSITY OF MARTIN MICROSOFT EXCEL 1998
E.I DU PONT CONSTRUCTION DIV. CERTIFIED HIGH VOLTAGE SPLICER 13KVA
ELECTRICAL I BROWN & ROOT 1982
870 HRS VOCATIONAL TECHNICAL EDUCATION1976-1978
WESTVIEW HIGH SCHOOL HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA, 1978
2. Myra C. Hoffman
Experience TYSON FOODS
Maintenance, 1997 to Present
Retained by Tyson after working for the construction companies that built the production
facility and the feed mill. Worked on all electrical systems for the complex including the
hatchery. The Obion County Complex produces processed foods for one ofthe largest fast food
companies in the world.It is one ofthe most technically advanced facilities of its kind. Two
years ago I movedto the PSM coordinator/Planner position for the Refrigeration department. I
am responsible for schedule planning for the refrigeration technicians,ordering parts,
scheduling repairs, coordinating with contractors. As PSM(Process Safety Manager)
coordinator I oversee the implementation ofthe 14 steps to safe operations and documentation
of the Ammonia Refrigeration system. They include Employee participation,Training, SOP’s
(standard operation procedures), and required PM’s.
Installed, maintained, repairedand tested productionequipment which included x-
rays, metal detectors, water jet cutters, automatedpackaging equipment, fryers, spiral
freezersjust to name a few.
Have been the main troubleshooter of electricalequipment at the facility. Earned a
reputation for expertise in complex troubleshootingand problem resolution.
Implemented energy-efficient andcost saving solutions.
Performedgeneral electromechanicaltroubleshootingand repairs on plant systems
Developedexpertise in communication systemscabling, integration, controlssystems
and wiring through variousprojects.
Became heavily involvedinproject planning and implementation and assisting in
My position is a management support position and I was the team leader for the
Skilled in the use of SAP maintenance reporting system.
Basic computer skills include Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook.
PLC and HMI programming software , Rockwelland Schneider
Planner and Scheduler for RefrigerationDepartment
PSM Coordinator for Ammonia RefrigerationDepartment
journeyman Electrician, 1996-1997
Performed electrical-related wiring and installation for industrial construction projects,
including new construction, power distribution, controls and startup as needed by construction
Mother and Small Business Owner ,1990 to early 1996
I was a full time Mother and workedon my farm raising livestock. There, I think I learned
the true meaning of business management on severallevels. My Husband and I still raise
beef cattle and are building a small business of customgrass fedbeef.
Construction Electrician, 1978-1990
During this time I worked as a helper then later a journeyman electrician for
major contractors on petro-chemical projects and nuclear power plants.T owards
the end of this time period I worked for MT D Inc.in a maintenance position.
Gained extensive experience inanalyzing and following manuals, schematic diagrams,
blueprints and other specifications.
Mastered the use of measuring/testing instruments such as ammeters, ohmmeters,
voltmetersand testing lamps.
Consistently commended for team-player mind-set, “doing it right the first time” and
working with minimal supervisionunder tight dead lines
A well based knowledge of mechanical as well as electricalsystemsis a must to being a
proficient troubleshooter. Developedakeeneye for seeing the overallor “big” picture.
Cooking, Beer and Wine Making, Gardening, and my new past time is Ancestry