Paul Johnson

Paul Johnson

Productivity Improvement Specialist



Paul has 27 years in manufacturing with General Motors and Delco Remy America. While with General Motors his positions included Supervisor, Quality Engineer and Supplier Development Engineer. He also worked in the Human Resource department with divisional responsibilities for coordinating the employee involvement program, Workers' Compensation and Safety. During his time at Delco Remy America he worked as a Lead Supervisor, Quality Engineer and Supplier Development Engineer. He traveled throughout the world auditing suppliers to the GM quality system.

He served as Director of Human Resources for a local Municipality prior going to Purdue University where he works as an Advanced Manufacturing Specialist consulting, training and assisting in implementation of Lean Manufacturing principles, Training within Industry and Sustainability in businesses throughout the US. Paul is certified by the TWI Institute to provide the 10 hour training for Job Instruction (JI), Job relations (JI), Job Methods (JM), and Job Safety (JS). Paul was awarded JI Master Trainer from the TWI Institute August 5, 2011. Paul has trained over 1,000 people in the TWI methods.

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Paul has a Bachelor's of Science degree in Business Administration from Butler University, a Master's of Science in Management from Indiana Wesleyan University and an MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University.


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