Tooling Manager Resume Samples

A Tooling Manager typically oversees the system or list that tracks tool data, storage location, information, and other logistics. A well-drafted Tooling Manager Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – managing technical support for customers, ensuring cost-effective resolutions to customers, coordinating with the product development group and maintaining good working relations with suppliers and engineers; monitoring work and ensuring compliance of safety procedures and maintaining a safe work area for employees; assisting other departments in planning and implementation of new processes, and hiring employees and training them in understanding the market working.

Qualifications for a career as a Tooling Manager include – wide knowledge of industrial tools, experience in managing tools repair and maintenance process; familiarity with design and manufacture of fabrication tooling; wide knowledge of metal stamping, metal assembly, and tool and die repair; proficiency with 3D CAD systems and solid works; good understanding of assembling cooling techniques; the ability to maintain molding machines and designs plastic processes; and internal tooling development. A bachelor’s degree in Engineering is commonplace among job applicants.

 

Tooling Manager Resume example

Tooling Manager Resume

Objective : As a Tooling Manager, responsible for Developing complete manufacturing costs of all Proprietary products, managed tooling programs, and assisted in optimizing process parameters to reduce the cost of production.

Skills : Tooling, Supervisor, Engineering.

Description :

    1. Informed management that I needed 3 men per shift to reduce the mold change times.
    2. Worked with the production and scheduling department to allow time for mold repairs and press repairs.
    3. Did time studies and safety studies.
    4. Reviewed tooling quotes, manage tooling inventories.
    5. Investigated and implement ideas for quality improvement, increased productivity, and cost reduction.
    6. Implemented problem-solving A-3 on the floor with over 45% of employees participating.
    7. Engaged all employees through weekly ABS training and implementation of a problem-solving system.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Tooling Manager Resume

Summary : Tooling Manager professional with over Thirty years of practical experience in manufacturing and tool and die environments. Current and past responsibilities have included project management, designing, developing, and implementing new tooling, jigs, dies, and related items; maintaining all die prints and records; directing activities for three shifts of toolmakers in both union and nonunion assembly manufacturing plants (lighting, tool and die, automotive, and appliance); and supervising the total tooling function for the plant, including the development of new tooling projects from initial design through a final trial run for production.

Skills : Manufacturing Engineering, Computer, Management Experience, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Supervised the total tooling function for the plant.
    2. Oversaw the development of new tooling projects.
    3. Secured and evaluated quotes relating to new tooling.
    4. Requested and wrote authority for expenditure on all tooling projects.
    5. Coordinated and scheduled the activities of the tool room as necessary.
    6. Assisted engineering manager in planning annual budgets.
    7. Developed and cost of new products.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED


Tooling Manager Resume

Objective : Seeking a Tooling Manager position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : MS Office, Tooling, Communication.

Description :

    1. Clearly and concisely communicated feasibility, capital costs, timing, and risks for new product launches and supply chain tooling optimization requests.
    2. Led discussions with vendors and cross-functional teams to determine the technological requirements for the production of innovative container designs.
    3. Drove tooling development initiatives to improve quality, reliability, and productivity.
    4. Worked with plants on tooling lifecycle management and resolution to common tooling issues.
    5. Worked with vendors and plant teams to efficiently communicate and resolve issues with tooling as they arise during a project and implement corrective actions to reduce the likelihood of future incidences.
    6. Tracked vendor progress and performance. Review vendor status reports.
    7. Worked with vendor and procurement team to develop an alternate competitive supply of critical tooling components and molds.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            BS

            Tooling Manager Resume

            Headline : As a Tooling Manager, responsible for Collaborating with business leaders and associates in Product Development, Supply Chain, Operations, Operations Engineering, and Commercial Finance to develop potential manufacturing solutions to commercial opportunities through the Business Development Request process.

            Skills : Communication Skills, Management Skills, Developing Skills.

            Description :

              1. Managed tool design department (10 people) Maintain 100% PA on-time schedule.
              2. Consulted and advised tool shop staff on technical tooling issues.
              3. Implemented quality measurement systems.
              4. Developed, implemented, and maintained a departmental policy to achieve corporate PQVC goals.
              5. Interfaced with production departments, and organizations at all levels, regarding tooling requirements.
              6. Developed process improvements utilizing 6 Sigma and CPS methods.
              7. Developed and managed tooling supplier base, implement and maintain cost improvement initiatives.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            BS

            Tooling Manager Resume

            Summary : To obtain a part-time Tooling Manager position with an emphasis on Sales Support/Office Management utilizing extensive experience and skills. Productive in contributing effectively towards the objectives of a team, and is able to share knowledge, ideas, and information.

            Skills : MS Office, Training, Supervising.

            Description :

              1. Initiated ABS (Lean) activities that increased OEE by 13% from 55% to 68% during the fourth quarter.
              2. In-house expert in forging operations Implemented first sustainable Daily Management System since plant opening.
              3. Enabled a 50% reduction in the scrap for the second consecutive year.
              4. Served on teams that used problem-solving and implemented floor level systems to sustain gains.
              5. Provided 17% improvement in OA within 30 days through facilitating and managing the TPM event on two pieces of critical equipment.
              6. Initiated Level 1, 2, and 3 Daily Management, Recognized need, created, and sustained leader standard work.
              7. Achieved Level 1 TPM status within 30 days of kick-off.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            10+ Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Senior
            Education
            Education
            GED

            Tooling Manager Resume

            Objective : Results-driven, achievement-oriented, and self-directed Tooling Manager professional, highly effective diagnosing key issues and solving complex operational problems within multi-agency, mid-tier, and rapidly growing fast-paced enterprise environments.

            Skills : Developing, Communication, Multitasking.

            Description :

              1. Reported to the General Manager, Responsible for managing Tooling department activities, including tool repair, injection molding pricing quotation, mold procurement, and internal/external mold building supplier management.
              2. Managed internal tool room and external tooling supply base with 24-hour support staff for the manufacturing floor.
              3. Developed and implemented an injection mold cost estimating program that reduced quoting time from 3 days to 3 hours.
              4. Developed and implemented the First mold sampling program.
              5. Championed a safety committee and the implementation of a safety program that met regularly, resulting in reduced safety cases and included employee involvement.
              6. Collaborated with Pricing Manager on all new projects and achieved an 80% success rate for new projects sold.
              7. Managed the technical manufacturing team that implemented 14 gas-assist production molding machines and molds that produced parts for 5+ years generating over $25 million in annual revenue.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            MS

            Tooling Manager Resume

            Objective : Tooling Manager with 5 years of experience in Collaborating with business leaders and associates in Product Development, Supply Chain, Operations, Operations Engineering, and Commercial Finance to develop potential manufacturing solutions to commercial opportunities through the Business Development Request process.

            Skills : Advance Safety, First Aid CPR, Hazardous Waste Management, 21 Law Of Leadership.

            Description :

              1. Maintained production tooling and controlled tooling set-up operation to meet scheduling requirements.
              2. Supported operation on three shifts six days a week.
              3. Supervised 15 employees that prepared the tool using quality procedures and safety methods.
              4. Implemented housekeeping and proactively participated in scrap reduction activities.
              5. Maintained safety awareness programs for the operation.
              6. Provided continuous improvement activities to improve the process, productivity, and reduce waste.
              7. Implemented tooling maintenance procedures that reduced scrap by 5%.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            BA

            Tooling Manager Resume

            Objective : As a Tooling Manager, responsible for Clearly and concisely communicating feasibility, capital costs, timing, and risks for new product launches and supply chain tooling optimization requests.

            Skills : Manufacturing, Communication, MS Office.

            Description :

              1. Responsible for all tooling transactions and purchasing.
              2. Managed the vending system and consignment for expendable tools.
              3. Communicated with upper management and individual department heads about upcoming jobs and special tooling needs to ensure tooling vendors have the necessary tooling available when needed.
              4. Prepared job packets for the machinists to eliminate extra setup time ensuring workflows efficiently.
              5. Manufactured supervisor (8 years): Managed a continually changing workforce of between 15 to 50 employees of various skill levels.
              6. Responsible for all aspects of training and maintaining properly trained personnel in each stage of the manufacturing process.
              7. Handled all first article inspections and in-process inspections for the shop and when necessary, pick up and delivered jobs after hours.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Diploma

            Tooling Manager Resume

            Objective : Tooling Manager with 2+ years of experience in Leading discussions with vendors and cross-functional teams to determine the technological requirements for the production of innovative container designs, Driving tooling development initiatives to improve quality, reliability, and productivity.

            Skills : .Developing, Detail-Oriented, Multitasking.

            Description :

              1. Quoted new tool/mold fabrication projects, modification, and repair projects.
              2. Coordinated with internal departments and customers to resolve all technical issues as it related to new and/or existing tools.
              3. Developed all projects according to customer specifications and ensured customer satisfaction.
              4. Monitored projects and ensured optimal utilization of resources and equipment, Oversaw working of entire mold making, repairing, and maintenance teams.
              5. Assured that all PM on tooling was performed according to schedule and customer requirements.
              6. Maintained agreed upon tooling department P&L and budgets.
              7. Able to speak, read, and write Spanish.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            MS

            Tooling Manager Resume

            Objective : Motivated and highly productive Tooling Manager professional with a research background. Detail-oriented with strong skills in multi-tasking and efficient management of day-to-day office operations. Adept at building and maintaining effective working relationships with co-workers and outstanding interpersonal skills.

            Skills : Planning, Detail-Oriented, MS Office.

            Description :

              1. Performed all functions relative to the management and direction of multiple departments.
              2. Managed Preventative Maintenance activities and reported directly to Operations Manager.
              3. Tracked and reported staff hours for payroll purposes including vacation tracking, overtime, and tardiness.
              4. Coordinated new tool tryouts and engineering changes utilizing the internal Change Management process (CMP).
              5. Performed employee evaluations and instructed cross-training.
              6. Planned, coordinated, and conducted daily meetings within all departments to facilitate operational effectiveness, and direct the staff toward specific goals.
              7. Responsible for procurement and management of the Tool Crib operations and inventory, and performed routine audits for inventory accuracy.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            2-5 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Junior
            Education
            Education
            MS