Director Of Manufacturing Operations Resume Samples

The Director of Manufacturing Operations will take charge of the company’s manufacturing activities, lead strategic execution, and coordinate resources for creating an excellent product. The job description entails overseeing the manufacturing managers and taking care of all minute day-to-day details. Following are certain core responsibilities listed on the Director of Manufacturing Operations Resume – determining the strategic direction of the company’s manufacturing unit; setting plans for the products; managing the team that handles engineering, quality control, and production; refining systems to bolster productivity and minimize errors, and contribute to product development.

Employers seek candidates with a bachelor’s degree in business and the following skills – strategic thinking skills; project management knowledge, extremely knowledgeable about the product that is being manufactured, and proficiency in using spreadsheet software and manufacturing management software. As this is a high ranking role, candidates are even expected to have industry experience.

Director Of Manufacturing Operations Resume example

Director Of Manufacturing Operations Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Director Of Manufacturing Operations with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Produced AV encoders, decoders, and control management equipment compatible with standard IP networks.
    2. Created a matrix resource plan for cross-training employees to cover critical functions during PTO and unexpected absences.
    3. Identified staffing requirements, assessed employee capabilities and interests then re-organized as needed for accuracy, efficiency and throughput.
    4. Established departmental accountability with written job expectations to improve performance.
    5. Selected and managed the outsourced Electronic Manufacturing Service (EMS) suppliers.
    6. Conducted supplier assessments in order to qualify potential new suppliers.
    7. Managed the expansion of production, inventory, and shipping/receiving.
    8. Designed production layout, identified power and data requirements, selected equipment, assembled, and installed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS


Sr. Director Of Manufacturing Operations Resume

Summary : Highly self-motivated and results driven entrepreneurial professional with a unique understanding of the interdependencies of the various business processes, systems, and data analysis required for successful and efficient manufacturing and supply chain operations. Air Force veteran with a 20+ year career that started in avionics and transitioned to wireless telecommunications with multiple progressive roles helping OEM, CM, and service companies pro-actively identify and resolve problems, improve operations, and impact business growth.

Skills : Operations Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the entire manufacturing plant process for the Company, which include: Developed and implemented key manufacturing performance metrics and improvements in the areas of process controls, efficiency, labor utilization and quality assurance.
    2. Led and maintained a positive, confident and motivated production team of 60+ employees and a healthy and safe work environment.
    3. Maintained ISO compliance requirements.
    4. Developed and implemented lean manufacturing principles such as Five S and 6 sigmas that helped to increase productivity by 25%.
    5. Accomplished this by restructuring the manufacturing floor so that there is a flow of a straight line from production and ending at the beginning of the shipping department.
    6. Procured new hand tools and a wire cutting machine.
    7. Transformed the production methodology from a push system to a pull system utilizing cellular manufacturing and implemented Kanban inventory systems with suppliers and customers resulting in Streamlined inventories by 50% and increased inventory turnover by 145%.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors


Jr. Director Of Manufacturing Operations Resume

Objective : A Senior Operations Leader with several years' experience directing manufacturing operations for various industries including Aerospace/Commercial Aviation, Building Materials, Pharmaceutical packaging and various consumer goods markets. Special expertise in manufacturing management, Lean manufacturing and global supply chain management.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Recruited by Stock Building Supply to manage operations for multiple facilities within the Central Texas market.
    2. Represented Stock Building Supply 2nd largest market nationally and is considered a high growth market in terms of housing starts and economic expansion with over 350 employees with annual sales of $110 Million.
    3. Implemented a lean improvement strategy for components and millwork business units that led to productivity improvements of 40% with increases recognized in cycle efficiency and capacity improvements.
    4. Developed key relationships with Builder/multi-family markets.
    5. Awarded supplier of the year from DR Horton.
    6. Implemented several tactical initiatives aimed at driving behavioral based safety adherence into the Stock Supply culture.
    7. Modified key processes to enhance efficiency and effectiveness of the overall operations. Production capacity increased 80% within 3 months. Got processes and procedures under control and provided visibility for upper management.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Director Of Manufacturing Operations I Resume

Objective : Operations Management in a progressive, growth-oriented company. Make a significant impact to the success of Lubrizol by taking ownership of establishing the manufacturing organization at the beginning of the sites growth phase.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Directed the Lean Manufacturing Continuous Improvement Program Shingijutsu Global Consulting Lean Manufacturing Training Trained for 10 Days in Nagoya, Japan by Mr.
    2. Improved finished good quality from 3 Sigma to 4.5 Sigma Employed Standard Work and Poka-Yoke processes to improve finished goods quality.
    3. Reduced FG lead times from 12 days to 7 days Reduced changeover times in the fabrication areas (SMED).
    4. Initiated Kanban inventory system.
    5. Created single piece flow assembly operations.
    6. Reduced manufacturing costs by 20%, $7,000,000 Completely cellularized the manufacturing operation.
    7. Installed Visual Management tools and data-driven management practices.
    8. Installed Value Stream /Focused Factory matrix management organization.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Director Of Manufacturing Operations II Resume

Headline : Entrepreneurial, educated operations manager with proven record in leadership, system innovations, product line expansions, and operations improvements in the nutraceutical, beverage, and consumer packaging industries. High performing manufacturing operations manager with expertise in strategic planning, building/optimizing organizational processes, measurement systems, and infrastructure to maximize business results in manufacturing and service operations.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Promoted to Head of Production Filling, Technical Services Compounding, Engineering, Warehousing, and Process Engineering Units.
    2. Managed 21 Direct Management reports in 5 Business Units oversaw 300 employees on a 2 shift operation.
    3. Developed and monitored monetary budgets of $32M in Overhead and Labor expense, along with $2M in Capital expenditures annually.
    4. Achieved Six Sigma Black Belt Certification - reduced cycle time in mass manufacturing from 9.2 to1.8 days with a reduction of overtime from 10% to less than 1% along with reduction of Out of Stock situations by 2,500% along with labor savings of $405K.
    5. Led a team of Lean Champions for Business Units utilizing Value Streaming techniques, TPM, Gemba Academy, and JDI's which has generated over $1.5M in savings.
    6. Exceeded Key Business KPI's of PPM, OEE, Direct Labor and Usage Variances, and TIR.
    7. Implemented Work Center Team Concept which delivered a year on year improvement of $ 2M along with a 6% annual giveback.
    8. Delivered 1.5% savings on Nightshift Workday Structure.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Director Of Manufacturing Operations III Resume

Summary : Optimize Operational Performance Exceed Revenue and Cost Saving Target Develop collaborative leadership team focused on improving key performance indicators, leading integration projects and cost reduction initiatives and transforming plant environment through Lean and Six Sigma methodologies. Adept at creating performance culture through process execution and talent development.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Responsible for providing Leadership and managing the team through Deming methodologies and practical manufacturing techniques.
    2. Mentored Engineering, Sales, Purchasing, Quality and Manufacturing.
    3. Guided the team to achieve Quality, Safety, Delivery and Cost targets.
    4. Drove site excellence through the development of system-based processes through the transformation.
    5. Improved the team in the first year and drive a 30% increase in business revenue.
    6. Trained the Executive Team in system methodologies and lead the company in securing AS9100 certification.
    7. Trained Mentor and Facilitator for System Design & System Management.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Asst. Director Of Manufacturing Operations Resume

Objective : Product manufacturing of sterile products, working with milling and regulatory processes, strategy development for commercial manufacturing, pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical manufacturing, in-depth knowledge of cGMPs, working in a regulatory environment following QbD, cGMP, and SOPs, safe handling and disposal of hazardous agents/reagents/chemicals, and managing audits/ inspections from customers and regulatory authorities.

Skills : Improvement, Quality Assurance, FDA, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Started as a front line leader and progressively grew into the position.
    2. Led most major parts of manufacturing.
    3. Successfully launched manufacturing operations and distribution centers in Germany and Japan.
    4. Started a stand-alone MRP planning department and set inventory strategies to balance customer service levels with an inventory.
    5. Managed engineering departments projects and created a culture of engagement that exponentially increased quality and delivery.
    6. Developed people to either grow into higher position in the company or other companies if they outgrew opportunities we had.
    7. Deployed a system of management that engages people to produce the best of their potential.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Associate Director Of Manufacturing Operations Resume

Headline : Manufacturing professional with background managing CNC Machine shops, weld shop, tube bending, sheet metal, mechanical and electrical assemblies. Managed in a competitive ISO [] certified machine shop Fluent in lean manufacturing and six sigma concepts Experience with quoting, calculating cycle times, etc.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Manages Manufacturing, Service, Warehouse, Shipping, Supply Chain, Manufacturing/Sustaining Engineering, and Lean culture implementation.
    2. Develops strategic plans (Business Plan deployment; Hoshin Kanri) for Manufacturing Operations and implements according to Lean Manufacturing principles to maximize efficiency and reduce cost.
    3. Monitors and manages performance of Manufacturing Operations through Key Performance Indicators (KPI's).
    4. Leads the transition of products from Research and Development to Manufacturing utilizing Lean Product Development techniques and Design for Excellence (DFx) standards.
    5. Develops processes and systems for Manufacturing Operations according to ISO 9001, ISO 13485, OSHA, and ANSI requirements.
    6. Manages improvement projects to reduce cost, lead-time of materials, and improve quality.
    7. Implements Lean culture and tools throughout organization.
    8. Develops new and existing suppliers by monitoring performance, training for improvement, and concurrent development of process plans.
    9. Develops and implements facility layouts for Manufacturing Operations to optimize workflow, manage quality through process plans, and support growth/development of product lines.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors

Lead Director Of Manufacturing Operations Resume

Summary : A professionally challenging, progressively responsible position offering new challenges and growth opportunities. The career position will be in an environment where individual achievement and contribution to attainment of team objectives is recognized and valued.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Oversaw the daily operations of 185+ employees.
    2. Reported monthly to executive committee production performance (on-time delivery, labor performance, scrap/rework, inventory accuracy, and capital equipment projects).
    3. Managed and supported the outsourcing of product scheduling, manufacturing equipment implementation, and manufacturing processes for two Mexico facilities.
    4. Responsible for maintaining EPA SARA 313 reports, annual DOT documentation, fire safety, and OSHA health and safety requirements.
    5. Justified a three million dollar automation project to reduce labor from 45 employees to 21 employees while increasing production by 50 percent.
    6. Established daily, weekly, and monthly build schedules for 1st, 2nd shift facilities in Cleveland Ohio, and 2 Mexico plants which equated to 10 million dollars per month.
    7. Developed and monitored manufacturing expense and capital budgets.
    8. Met quarterly with the executive committee to review budget status.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Director Of Manufacturing Operations Resume

Objective : Highly regarded production and management professional with over 14 years progressive experience in LEAN implementation LEAN process improvement / Six Sigma problem solving Leadership, training and facilitation of over 150 Kaizens Operations, manufacturing, customer support, supply chain and project management Manufacturing / process engineering development and improvement.

Skills : Management, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Directed manufacturing, customer service & technical support, supply chain and shipping operations for a manufacturer of custom pediatric ankle-foot orthoses.
    2. Formed a strong team of managers to lead, supervise and train over 180 team members in a two-shift, multi-lingual production environment.
    3. Improved manufacturing accuracy and product quality by leading teams that used Six Sigma tools to assess, correct and monitor variation of key manufacturing processes.
    4. Increased human capital by instituting a disciplined approach to seeking, selecting and hiring top-performing associates that resulted in over 10 key, high-potential hires.
    5. Focused attention on the top 4 suppliers and led negotiations for long-term purchasing agreements, resulting in over $100k yearly savings.
    6. Researched, taught and led tests of a toolbox of LEAN strategies to support single-piece flow where the custom nature of the product caused significant variability in piece-to-piece labor content.
    7. Instigated reorganization of manufacturing front-line supervision, resulting in greatly improved labor allocation and product flow.
    8. Developed an accurate manufacturing forecast using statistical tools and established and adhered to an operating budget that contributed operating profit in excess of projections 10 months out of 12.
    9. Advised and supported elimination of silos in the customer-facing functions to match variable workload with availability of cross-trained associates.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
B.A.