Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume Samples

The main duty of a Lean Manufacturing Manager is to lead and design lean manufacturing strategies to improve the manufacturing units’ operations and processes. The other core duties are listed on the Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume as – managing all activities that contribute to continuous improvement and performance enhancements; employing lean methodologies and tools to accomplish business objectives; ensuring the project milestones are met and adhered to approved budgets, and training the new hires.

In order to qualify for this role, the person should possess the following attributes – proficiency in planning and strategizing; excellent observation and coordination skills; efficiency in making analysis and preparing assessment reports; and solid knowledge of manufacturing unit’s processes and operations. Most of the resumes denote a relevant engineering degree and prior work experience in supervisory positions.

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume example

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Objective : Experience in Lean Manufacturing, Quality, Engineering and Production To collaborate in transforming a company into a Lean, safe, profitable Enterprise that will allow to utilize professional and personal expertise. Work.

Skills : Lean Manufacturing, Automation, Management.

Description :

    1. Increased productivity by 20% in the Process of Doors using the 2P methodology.
    2. Responsible for Scrap reduction by 20% in Lamination Area applying the 8 Ds methodology.
    3. Implemented the 5 Ss Program in the plant. Visual Management implementation system through Performance Boards definition in the main areas of the plant, mainly in 4 items: Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Cost.
    4. Implemented TPM principles and concepts in the critical equipment.
    5. Led Time reduction (per shipment) in the Shipping Area by 40% and improvement of productivity by 30% in the same area.
    6. Decreased machine downtime by 16% and went from a 4-hour truck turnaround to less than 1 hour.
    7. Reduced the time it takes to get material to the machine by 3 hours on average.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS


Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Summary : Highly motivated leader and innovative improvement specialist with a skill-set and knowledge base capable of achieving aggressive targets in operational and financial metrics. Strong background in Strategy Deployment, Lean Manufacturing, Quality, Process Engineering, and Operations. Seeking a position in Operational Excellence, Lean Manufacturing, Industrial, or Process Engineering.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Solidworks, Leadership, Lean Six Sigma.

Description :

    1. Currently worked as Capacity of Texas' primary leader of lean initiatives and manufacturing engineering projects.
    2. Responsible for 3 Engineers and 2 Lean Coordinators.
    3. Reported directly to the General Manager and serve as a key member of the senior staff.
    4. Launched complete Terminal Truck redesign with engineering.
    5. Responsible for factory layout redesign, assembly process design, and prototype coordination.
    6. Increased production capabilities of Mobile Products Sweeper units  through Major Kaizen and lean projects.
    7. Maintained an OTD of 100%.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's


Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Objective : Obtain a Lean Manufacturing Manager position requiring a broad range of skills in Lean Manufacturing, leadership, training, team building, mechanical engineering, process improvement.

Skills : Black Belt, Lean Manufacturing, Planning.

Description :

    1. Led a team to implement the TPM process.
    2. Increased OEE on two different product lines by 10% and reduced downtimes from machine jams by 60%.
    3. Led the team to design and implement a Heijunka process that in turn reduced inventory by 1 million dollars.
    4. Led a team to implement the TPM process to reduce downtime by 5%.
    5. Increased the capacity of the factory from 7 million square meters of film to 15 million square meters.
    6. Identified and applies Standard Practices within the facility or from the broader network.
    7. Planned and initiated cross training of employees to expand job knowledge and add flexibility to scheduling the workforce.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AAS

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Objective : Continuing Process Improvement 5S training and Implementation Trend Analysis Warehouse Management Project Management Value Stream Maps Lean Manufacturing Scheduling Quality Improvement Operations Analysis Six Sigma Creating Continuous Flow P&L analysis TQM JIT Budget Management TPS Bi-Lingual (Spanish).

Skills : MRP/ERP Knowledge, Lean/Six Sigma Knowledge, Team Leadership.

Description :

    1. Managed the Lean activities for Pentair operations to achieve results based on strategy deployment.
    2. Constantly reviewed processes to eliminate waste in both manufacturing and business process areas.
    3. Created a strategic lean transformation plan and drives preparation and execution of improvement efforts throughout the facility.
    4. Engaged the organization to adopt or maintain a lean continuous improvement culture.
    5. Coached and mentored leadership toward a continuous improvement culture that fosters daily improvement involving all team members.
    6. Tracked progress of Lean Coordinators on their plant-specific lean plans and empowers team members to implement solutions.
    7. Coordinated all Lean Manufacturing Activities within the location including kaizen events, projects and any other activity to improve and further lean efforts and ensure execution of transformation plan.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Headline : The leadership of assigned manufacturing departments. Working with product development teams to ensure optimal integration of product and production processes. Create and maintain a work environment consistent with long-term employee satisfaction.

Skills : Directing Skills, Manufacturing SKills, Interface WIth Management SKills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for planning for manufacturing plant capacities.
    2. Implemented and driven LEAN activities.Works and acts as Champion for the LEAN program.
    3. Understood and supported plant KPIs and Shop Floor Management objectives.
    4. Participated in plant safety committee meetings and supports the safety program and initiatives.
    5. Directed the manufacturing team to achieve established targets of excellence in customer satisfaction and to achieve the production plan.
    6. Participated in the necessary activities and procedures to collaborate the cross-plant improvements of manufacturing methods.
    7. Participated in the process of capital equipment and facilities planning.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Objective : As a Lean Manufacturing Manager, responsible for Developing advanced Continuous Improvement and leadership skills through training and application in manufacturing operations, Leading or championing Continuous Improvement projects, as needed.

Skills : Six Sigma, Continuous Improvement, Lean Manufacturing.

Description :

    1. Designed and implemented a defective part elimination system (DPES) for incoming supplier materials.
    2. Analyzed and optimized process for underbody for truck chassis and obtained a 32% reduction in lead time.
    3. Implemented corrective and preventive maintenance systems (CPMS) on the shop floor and increased machine utilization to 26%.
    4. Conducted sample analysis using a statistical process control method.
    5. Responsible for directing plant-manufacturing performance to established standard costs.
    6. Participated in plant human capital management.Key management goal setting.
    7. Planned and initiated cross training of employees to expand job knowledge and add flexibility to scheduling the workforce.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters Of Science In Manufacturing Engineering Technology

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Objective : As a Lean Manufacturing Manager, responsible for providing the leadership necessary to establish and maintain quality levels of products through sanitation, ingredient, and packaging and quality systems management.

Skills : Inventory Management, Lean Manufacturing, Warehouse Management.

Description :

    1. Directed and oversaw the development, implementation, and administration of QA activities in all phases of production at the factory level (Nestl Quality Systems).
    2. Driven improvements and monitor Quality Metrics/KPI's at the facility
    3. Promoted quality awareness and ownership across the value chain
    4. Monitored and assessed the performance of the quality systems, report its efficiency to management, and implement actions for improvement
    5. Ensured compliance of the audit programs for internal and external audits.
    6. Ensured the effective operation of HACCP and Food Safety Teams
    7. Drive Hygiene and NGMP programs across the whole factory and external warehouse.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Masters

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Headline : Seeking a Lean Manufacturing Manager, responsible for managing, directing, and coordinating all activities involving manufacturing, Overall accountability for the execution of production plans, and the deployment of personnel in the manufacturing operation to drive safety, productivity, quality, and customer satisfaction.

Skills : Management, Organizing, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Provided input to the development of product strategy and new and emerging products as they relate to the Operation Processes.
    2. Recommended upgrades of facilities and equipment to the Director of Operations.
    3. Created operational goals that are aligned with the business plan.
    4. Assisted with establishing production and quality control standards.
    5. Coordinated manufacturing activities with all other functions of the organization and suppliers to obtain optimum production and utilization of human resources, and equipment.
    6. Carried out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work.
    7. Appraised performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Summary : A challenging and rewarding Lean Manufacturing Manager position where further increase and utilize skills. A team-oriented environment that also allows for individual growth and advancement. Over 30+ years of experience in medium to high volume manufacturing.

Skills : MS Office, MODAPTS, MODAPTS, Lean Manufacturing, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma Black Belt, Problem Solving.

Description :

    1. Ensured the safety of all employees in the operation of equipment through proper training, enforcement of safety rules, documentation, and following proper procedures and GMP protocols.
    2. Produced and packaged a high-quality product through the use of proper procedures and adherence to good manufacturing practices and government standards in cooperation with the Quality & Food Safety department.
    3. Ensured production lines are operating efficiently and running at targeted throughput. 
    4. Completed hourly audits for safety, quality, cost, and line performance. 
    5. Developed and executed action plan to address any gaps inefficiencies.
    6. Driven continuous improvement initiatives to ensure that downtime is minimized and yield is maximized. Execute action plans to ensure the root causes of unplanned downtime are addressed.
    7. Managed Production Schedules and employee schedules and ensure correct crewing and de-crewing processes are being followed in accordance with crewing standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Master's

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Headline : As a Lean Manufacturing Manager is responsible for the co-development, alignment, and execution support of the category performance improvement strategy. The role serves as a functional lead, single point of contact, and escalation role for Continuous Improvement on the Category T&P Leadership Team.

Skills : Lean Manufacturing, Automation, Management, Manufacturing, Testing.

Description :

    1. Provided coaching and training on Continuous Improvement/Lean/Six Sigma principles and practices.
    2. Notified appropriate leaders of critical situations and provides input and recommendations for corrective and preventive actions.
    3. Provided clarity on and application of existing or new Continuous Improvement tools and techniques.
    4. Interfaced with Plant leadership and Partners in facility operations.
    5. Reported to assigned Divisional Director and Continuous Improvement Director on project results, details, and solutions to barriers encountered.
    6. Assisted in MFG Continuous Improvement projects requiring Lean and/or Six Sigma experience.
    7. Shared lessons learned and best practices on unique applications of tools & techniques with the assigned plant operation leadership.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Lean Manufacturing Manager with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Monitoring Skills, Lean Manufacturing Skills, Good Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Launched complete Terminal Truck redesign with engineering in 2015.
    2. Reduced labor hours per unit by 21% and manufacturing lead time by 39%.
    3. Increased production capabilities of Mobile Products Sweeper units in 2015 through Major Kaizen and lean projects.
    4. Increased in production capabilities and a reduction of labor hours per unit by 41% resulted in $800K of labor savings.
    5. Monitored rework levels and usage in order to keep rework levels at a minimum.
    6. Monitored product yields and identify/execute corrective actions and plan to close gaps
    7. Built people capability through effective employee relations, hiring, training and communications for frontline hourly associates. Coach and mentor frontline workforce to drive line productivity, efficiencies and yields.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Summary : Obtain a Lean Manufacturing Manager position requiring a broad range of skills in Lean Manufacturing, leadership, training, team building, mechanical engineering, process improvement.

Skills : Black Belt, Lean Manufacturing, Developing.

Description :

    1. Led a team in White City Oregon to implement the TPM process.
    2. Improved the PM process and eliminated the backlog workload.
    3. Identified and analyzed the hurdles that the team in Berlin Germany faced to increase the capacity to help a worldwide source of supply change.
    4. Led the team to design and implement a Heijunka process that in turn reduced inventory by 1 million dollars.
    5. Guided a team to implement a manual packaging line design and installation that removed packaging as a bottleneck.
    6. Collaborated with plant leaders on prioritization and execution of continuous improvement efforts.
    7. Identified and applies Standard Practices within the facility or from the broader network.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
AAS In Aviation Operations

Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

Summary : As a Lean Manufacturing Manager, responsible for Coaching supervisors and team leaders in problem-solving and performance management as 5-Why, fishbone, etc, and also Interacting with all functions of a site operation ad purchasing, product development, etc.

Skills : Manufacturing Skills, Developing Skills, Lean Supervising SKills.

Description :

    1. Successfully completed the transformation of multiple manufacturing lines.
    2. Increased quality by 15% through standard work, Jidoka Metric Boards, and improved efficiency by 21% by eliminating rework and non-value added work.
    3. Developed standard working procedures (SWP's) to increase quality for all major systems.
    4. Reconfigured to increase productivity and emphasize the principles of lean manufacturing.
    5. Led improvement projects with a goal of enhanced performance.
    6. Applied existing technologies, approaches, methodologies in new combinations to design new products, systems or processes.
    7. Served as site subject matter expert in lean / Six Sigma tools and implementation.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      GED

      Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

      Objective : As a Lean Manufacturing Manager, responsible for Coordinating floor roll-out of tools and model line activities at the assigned plant, Driving core team, and champion problem solving on discrete ideas, Leading continuous improvement initiatives.

      Skills : Six Sigma, Continuous Improvement, Multitasking.

      Description :

        1. Designed and implemented a defective part elimination system (DPES) for incoming supplier materials.
        2. Performed value stream analysis for entire material and information flow.
        3. Designed dynamic training Manuel with SWP and reduced training time from 40 hours to 22 hours.
        4. Analyzed and optimized process for underbody for truck chassis and obtained a 32% reduction in lead time.
        5. Implemented corrective and preventive maintenance systems (CPMS) on the shop floor and increased machine utilization to 26%.
        6. Designed optimal plant layout and saved 35% floor space with a linear flow pattern for A and V type layouts.
        7. Conducted sample analysis using a statistical process control method.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Masters Of Science

      Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

      Summary : As a Lean Manufacturing Manager position, responsible for Supporting operations and office groups to establish and maintain standard work and continuous flow in all areas, including 5S and visual management, Providing lean status reports for both internal and external communications including metric based accomplishments of the transformation plan.

      Skills : Leadership, Technical Skills, Customer Service.

      Description :

        1. Responsible for functional and strategic planning of continuous improvement and Lean Sigma analysis for the TBR and PSR Tire lines.
        2. Realigned departments in Lean, utilizing in-house supermarkets, pull systems, right-sizing WIP through customer demand.
        3. Implemented 6S plant organization.
        4. Implemented the Kaizen schedule through impact difficulty analysis along with metric boards in each department.
        5. Increased throughput on average by 17% through SMED, Jidoka, and waste elimination.
        6. Increased OTD by making the SKUs through customer demand vs. sales forecast.
        7. Completed Bridgestone's Six Sigma black belt program.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      BA In Business Administration

      Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

      Objective : Seeking a challenging and rewarding Lean Manufacturing Manager position where I can further increase and utilize my skills. A team-oriented environment that also allows for individual growth and advancement is of importance to me. I have over 30+ years of experience in a medium to high volume manufacturing.

      Skills : Manufacturing Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Supervising Skills.

      Description :

        1. Started the Lean and Six Sigma journey at the Sterling Heights plants from ground zero.
        2. Developed a robust continuous improvement strategy in partnership with the Management Team and key business stakeholders.
        3. Implemented and supported cultural change across the organization and drive business improvement.
        4. Led taught, and coached employees at all levels (President to Associates) on lean manufacturing and Six Sigma methodology.
        5. Worked closely with the Advanced Manufacturing Engineering team to ensure optimum layouts are developed and installed for new and existing product lines to meet sold efficiency and cost goals.
        6. Evaluated current production routines to identify opportunities for efficiencies and implements improvements to achieve the same.
        7. Led continuous improvement events which resulted in employee skill/knowledge development and KPI performance improvements - Throughput and quality improvement (OEE increased to 89.3% from 68.3%, Scrap rate reduced from 8.3% to 3.4% resulting in a monthly saving of $4.08 Million.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      2-5 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Junior
      Education
      Education
      Master's In Industrial Engineering

      Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

      Summary : As a Lean Manufacturing Manager, responsible for Coordinating all Lean Manufacturing Activities within the location including kaizen events, projects, and any other activity to improve and further lean efforts and ensure execution of transformation plan.

      Skills : Managing SKills, Developing Skills, Planning Skills.

      Description :

        1. Identified non-value added products and processes that generated WASTEFUL use of company resources.
        2. Defined and mapped the Value Stream.
        3. Planned, directed and coordinated activities to lessen the systematic waste and increase margin opportunities.
        4. Developed training sessions and taught Lean principles at all levels of the organization Created a review process that analyzed production data (yield, utilization, scrap & downtime) to identify largest areas of improvement.
        5. Set improvement goals and department tracking process for sustainability of lean principles.
        6. Applied new cost to business plan and budgeting process.
        7. Streamlined document control process and work instructions in support of ISO certification.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      Diploma

      Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

      Objective : Lean Manufacturing Manager with 5+ years of experience in Collaborating with leaders to execute Gemba walk process (Managing for Daily Improvement), utilizing and constantly improving the visual management on the shop floor and in the office areas.

      Skills : Tool And Diemaker, Tool, Tool, And Process Engineer, Continuous Improvement Sensei.

      Description :

        1. Established and Implemented a Lean culture in all areas of the business by using the tools of the Toyota Production System and the Work Smart Management System.
        2. Reduced throughput time, improve profitability and quality.
        3. Established a Kaizen Performance Group of personnel from all disciplines of the business.
        4. Established appropriate metrics and infrastructure to track and adjust the system as needed.
        5. Trained all levels of management and production in the concepts of Lean.
        6. Trained and developed the Lean Champion's program plant-wide.
        7. Conducted Value Stream Mapping and created improvement implementation plans.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      0-2 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Entry Level
      Education
      Education
      Master In Black Belt

      Lean Manufacturing Manager Resume

      Objective : High-performing Manager with 20+ years in manufacturing and fabrication operations. Dedicated to continuous process improvement in the face of rapidly evolving and changing markets. Results-oriented and proactive in addressing and resolving problems. Proficient in the concepts and administration of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma.

      Skills : Technical SKills, Leadership, Good Communication Skills.

      Description :

        1. Responsible for implementing process improvement projects within the plant that included 5S activities, downtime reduction projects, and kaizen events.
        2. Directly responsible for the research and start-up of multiple new pieces totaling over $2MM of equipment that included an NC shear, CNC press brake, a custom CNC cable tray manufacturing machine, NC pyramid roller, and an automated sawing system.
        3. Led a kaizen event that set up several kanban processes to streamline production processes.
        4. Led 5S kaizen events at multiple processes.
        5. Implemented several changes associated with die changeovers to attain a single digit changeover at key processes resulting in output increases ranging from 15 - 25% on average.
        6. Improved production output by 35%, by using Kaizen tools Implemented a Kaizen Suggestion program.
        7. Conducted Kaizen Events throughout the business, not just in production areas.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      0-2 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Entry Level
      Education
      Education
      Bachelor Of Science