Production Area Manager Resume Samples

A Production Area Manager is hired to guide and manage the manufacturing of goods. The job description and duties are listed on the Production Area Manager Resume as – ensuring the processes are efficient and effective; managing the smooth and efficient manufacturing of goods, collaborating with management to understand objectives and requirements; preparing budgets and cost reports for production, solving any problems that occur, evaluating performances and constantly improvise practices, ensuring the law, health, and safety protocol are upheld; sanctioning purchasing of equipment and upholding the policies, and standards of the company.

Hiring employers prefer to hire those with the following skills and abilities – prior work experience with production, solid knowledge of production management, risk management, and safety regulations; basic computer skills, confidence and good decision-making ability with attention to detail. A bachelor’s degree in business administration or a related field is required.

 

Production Area Manager Resume

Headline : Seeking a Production Area Manager position as production manager where I will be an asset to your company with my ten years of combined manufacturing and management knowledge, troubleshooting tactics, and leadership skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement, Technical Writing.

Description :

    1. Managed, directed, and motivated a team of 3 Team Managers and 86 associates in meeting departmental goals and objectives, including maintaining safety, high quality, and productivity standards.
    2. Planned work schedules and assist with production schedules, aiming to improve efficiencies.
    3. Conducted annual performance reviews and oversee training and development activities for all team members.
    4. Provided appropriate coaching/counseling to associates in an effort to improve performance.
    5. Built strong relationships with other department leaders and associates.
    6. Worked closely with team managers to establish maximum utilization of resources and to improve efficiencies.
    7. Implemented processes that improve key performance indicators (i.e., safety, quality, cycle time, schedule attainment improvement).
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Production Area Manager Resume

Summary : As a Production Area Manager, responsible for Managing a key production department in multiple lines of products Relations between upper management, hourly employees, and union representatives Consistent growth in production numbers, reduced downtime, and implementation of a more ergonomically and safely conscience environment meeting OHSA requirements Managed and coordinated the department operations including machining, assembly, receiving storage, and maintenance consistent to customer needs and improvement of the facilities.

Skills : LEAN Training, Industrial Firefighter/First Responder.

Description :

    1. Planned, organized, and directed the manufacturing and maintenance operations which ensured the most effective return on assets.
    2. Initiated plans and processes which minimize manufacturing costs through effective utilization of manpower, equipment, facilities, materials, and capital.
    3. Assured attainment of business objectives and production schedules while insuring product standards that would exceed our customers' expectations.
    4. Established group and individual accountabilities throughout assigned departments for problem-solving and cost reduction using lean methods.
    5. Assured that collective bargaining agreements were effectively administered and that employee grievance were addressed in a timely fashion.
    6. Continuously improved safety by addressing both physical safety issues and employee safety attitudes.
    7. Adhered to Kraft Heinz quality standards to ensure product quality and Food Safety by following Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs)- standard operating procedures (SOPs) and Kraft Heinz specifications.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Production Area Manager Resume

Objective : To obtain a Production Area Manager, responsible for Preparing departmental costs and variances with regard to productivity- short and long-range planning- labor scheduling- product scheduling- raw materials- packaging supplies- product weights- sanitation and housekeeping, Organizing and facilitating production line activities to ensure conformance to establish requirements regarding quality- safety- employee- relations- productivity and cost scheduled volume outputs.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Leadership, Problem Solving, Process Improvement.

Description :

    1. Oversaw the operational excellence of 270-310 (including 8 exempt) employees in a heavy truck assembly environment.
    2. Managed an $8 million operations budget for two assembly departments over a two-shift operation.
    3. Championed safety programs for my departments as well as plant-wide initiatives (focus on employee-driven BBS programs).
    4. Drove quality improvements across both departments by achieving true root cause analysis and involving all levels of the operation for solutions.
    5. Coached and mentored members of my staff to achieve tangible positive results in their daily work that will allow them to prepare themselves for the next step in their careers.
    6. Submitted capital budget expenditure requests on an annual basis that would have a successful impact on my departments.
    7. Initiated cost measures to maintain monthly budget controls.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Production Area Manager Resume

Objective : An accomplished supply chain and manufacturing leader recognized for building strong, capable organizations and processes that deliver positive business results in complex environments. An innovative manager with a global perspective based on over fifteen years of international supply chain work experience, including two years as an expatriate in Europe.

Skills : Leadership, Supply Chain.

Description :

    1. Prepared and report monthly and quarterly department performance reports.
    2. Maintained and improved housekeeping in all areas.
    3. Provided feedback to senior management on ways to increase the efficiencies and effectiveness of the production process.
    4. Established and drove cost savings wherever opportunities exist.
    5. Developed, maintained, and enforced written procedures that support department functions and conduct corresponding training.
    6. Negotiated a new long-term supply agreement with BASF which more than doubled profits.
    7. Oversaw day-to-day production at all assigned locations and provide support to Superintendents to sustain a safe, efficient, and productive work environment.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        2-5 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Executive
        Education
        Education
        BS

        Production Area Manager Resume

        Summary : An experienced professional with a diverse range of industries, progressive responsibilities, and diversified duties in Manufacturing Management, Project Management, Capital Project Management, Functional Management, and Robotic Equipment Development / Integration.

        Skills : Project Management, Business Process Improvement, Implementation, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Management, Organizational Change Management.

        Description :

          1. Managed the Paint Production department (approx. 60 employees) which was segmented into multiple departments of production, engineering, and maintenance.
          2. Directly responsible for all safety, financial, and performance aspects of the department.
          3. Implemented a fully automated FANUC robotic paint system.
          4. Guided a team of engineers and technicians towards the reallocation of robotic designs and modifications from retrofitting equipment to creating and integrating new solutions for workflow and new product development.
          5. Created processes and workflows using FEMA and FEMA methods to balance workload(s), which outlined departmental policy, processes, and procedures.
          6. Defined all paint parameters and quality metrics which achieved a 53% warranty reduction.
          7. Created a Preventative Maintenance database that included a cost schedule that became a budgetary forecasting standard for the department - resulting in a 20% budget reduction.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        10+ Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Senior
        Education
        Education
        Bachelor Of Science

        Production Area Manager Resume

        Summary : Highly qualified Production Area 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 : Production Supervisor/Manager, Area Manager.

        Description :

          1. Improved efficiency concerning scrap, cycle times, and labor hours.
          2. Promoted to this role based on results achieved as R&D Engineer.
          3. Led 40-employee organization in the production of inorganic chemicals along with wastewater treatment facility operations and compliance.
          4. Directed operation of inorganic chemical production facility involving extremely hazardous substances.
          5. Provided leadership, consultation, recommendations, and oversight for capital projects, pressure vessel, and tank inspection and repair, facilities.
          6. Reviewed aggregate production reports and gradation results daily and follow-up with superintendents as needed to ensure various maintenance and production goals are achieved.
          7. Worked with Superintendents and Area Operations managers to ensure proper maintenance plans are in place and being executed, as well as identifying future major equipment repairs.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        7-10 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Management
        Education
        Education
        MBA

        Production Area Manager Resume

        Summary : Seeking a Production Area Manager position allowing and encouraging utilization of my extensive engineering and sales background along with my many other professional and academic experience. I am looking for challenging opportunities that will enable my natural leadership atributes along with my out going personality to contribute emensely toward corporate growth, market share expansion objectives while maintaining profitability metrics.

        Skills : Collaborative, Cross-Functional Leadership.

        Description :

          1. Oversaw production of three plastics plants with assembly and paint lines.
          2. Trained, supervised, and evaluated 2 supervisors, 3 process techs, 4 material handlers, 4 mold setters, 3 team leaders, 2 quality inspectors, 2 maintenance persons, and 1 shipping/ driver.
          3. Managed and trained 50+employees in all aspects of bus stop shelter fabrication, including operations of benders, breakers, and rollers, manual and pneumatic.
          4. Operated cold saws, band saws abrasive saws, MIG and TIG welding of aluminum and steel tubing, pipe, sheet metal and field weld.
          5. Developed understanding of major customers and their needs and uses of various products.
          6. Identified areas for efficiency and continuous improvement and work with the Area Operations Manager to quantify the potential cost savings and/or other benefits to the company.
          7. Worked with Assistant Superintendents to develop the necessary skill set for them to transition into the Superintendent role, per the Assistant Superintendent Training Plan.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        7-10 Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Management
        Education
        Education
        MBA

        Production Area Manager Resume

        Summary : Engineer with experience in high volume manufacturing environments. Manager with proven ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with all levels of personnel, customers, and vendors. Seeking a challenging position that will utilize my problem solving and leadership skills in the business sector.

        Skills : Time Management, Production Management.

        Description :

          1. Ensured a safe work environment for all associates - PPE usage, plant cleanliness, and proper training for equipment operation.
          2. Ensured quality production methods and quality check procedures including training, tool availability, check completeness, check the accuracy, and containment of non-conforming material.
          3. Operated production in a cost-effective manner by monitoring consumption, over time, causes of scrap, and potential countermeasures.
          4. Organized production data for monthly reporting.
          5. Production planning and scheduling.
          6. Maintain healthy communication and relations with and between all associates.
          7. Ensured all timelines were met for production while overseeing and coordinating numerous areas of the manufacturing plant.
        Years of Experience
        Experience
        10+ Years
        Experience Level
        Level
        Senior
        Education
        Education
        B.S.

        Production Area Manager Resume

        Headline : To obtain a career within a highly reputable company, where my previously acquired skills and education in Business Administration may be utilized and perfected to the utmost standards.

        Skills : Management, Maintenance, Operations.

        Description :

          1. Steered quality assurance and service excellence while managing up to 55 employees.
          2. Coordinated the efficient flow of trucks through the Test & Tune area, organized materials for vehicle repairs.
          3. Coached up to 45 direct reports to promote and maintain a positive team-based environment.
          4. Reviewed engineering drawings and work with Area Operations Manager to provide feedback on proposed modification/upgrades/new construction will meet the intended goals.
          5. Maintained a high standard of aesthetics at all operations.
          6. Worked with Superintendents, Area Operations Manager, and Human Resources Department in hiring of all hourly and salary employees.
          7. Enforced company policies and hold Superintendents and/or hourly employees accountable to set goals and objectives.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        5-7 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Junior
                        Education
                        Education
                        MS

                        Production Area Manager Resume

                        Summary : As a Production Area Manager, responsible for Participating in meetings with key personnel to review, discuss and refine the product’s definition; to formally review the proposed product designs and refine them for improved manufacturability; to review fabrication equipment and process and refine/alter for improved manufacturability; reviewing process flow line layouts, time standards, and production scheduling.

                        Skills : Production Management, Operational System.

                        Description :

                          1. Provided guidance and leadership to subordinate leaders to help them effectively plan work, direct team activities, and establish production priorities.
                          2. Actively drived and ensured all team members are engaged and focused on creating a safe work environment.
                          3. Established production and quality control standards and develops and administers budget and cost controls to effectively produce products and monitor the achievement of profitability goals.
                          4. Provided manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing production schedules; estimating future requirements.
                          5. Improved the operational systems, processes, and policies in support of PGTIs mission - specifically, support better management reporting, information flow and management, business process, and organizational planning.
                          6. Developed and implemented policies and procedures to meet customer needs and corporate objectives regarding product service.
                          7. Motivated and encouraged all team members to actively participate in 5S initiatives, achieving/sustaining world-class levels. 
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  7-10 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Management
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  MBA