Hiring Agent Name
I am currently seeking a challenging career opportunity in a production management capacity and am submitting my resume for your review. In advance, thank you for your time and consideration.
As indicated in the accompanying resume, I bring to you considerable manufacturing management experience including architectural millwork and RTA furniture, outstanding expertise in achieving cost savings, and an exemplary blend of talents in Lean methods, employee leadership, quality assurance, and strengthening production efficiency. To complement these qualifications, I offer a steadfast commitment to driving continuous improvements which is paramount in the production industry.
As a proactive contributor to your organization, you will find me to be a highly motivated professional committed to supporting you in achieving your objectives through superior self-initiative, unparalleled resourcefulness, and well-honed leadership attributes. I am confident that I could be a valuable asset to <insert name of organization>, and look forward to interviewing with you in the near future.
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~ Results-focused Production Manager eager to contribute exceptional Lean manufacturing, scheduling, and staff leadership expertise toward supporting a dynamic architectural millwork company in optimizing bottom-line performance. ~
Proven achievements in applying Lean manufacturing strategies to achieve measurable process improvements and cost savings.
Polished blend of scheduling, planning, organizational, prioritization, analytical, and time management capabilities; seasoned background in coordinating and scheduling woodworking machinery operations.
Appreciated for strong communication skills, team-building capabilities, a solid work ethic, and attention to quality and accuracy.
Reputation for superior initiative, establishing a cooperative climate across multiple departments, and identifying opportunities which will result in long-term benefits for the employer.
Technical/software skills include J.D. Edwards AS/400 MRP ERP production control and scheduling systems, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Excel, Microvellum / ACAD systems, Weeke woodWOP, and Electronic Clocking systems.
Custom Architectural Millwork Co., Albuquerque, NM, 2006 to Present
Production Manager / Planner
Resourcefully organize and implement scheduling and planning system encompassing estimating, project management, production and shipping functions to streamline workflow and expedite materials through custom assembly, casework, hardwoods and finishing areas.
Partner with shop foreman and shop floor leads to identify, devise and execute process improvements to accelerate production, reduce waste, and control costs for company generating $10M+ annually.
Apply dynamic supervisory talents toward overseeing staff base of 80+, initiating and enforcing attendance policies, and providing cross-training to optimize personnel productivity.
Rapidly eliminated backlog of jobs having delivery dates 45 days past due to currently operating on scheduling and in adherence to all timelines.
O'Sullivan Industries, South Boston, VA, 2000 to 2006
Production Planner / Scheduler
Steadily advanced through a series of promotions and tasked with planning, scheduling and tracking all components and materials for multi-part RTA (ready to assemble) furniture.
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Professional Experience continued
Exercised strong organizational skills to administer all work orders, prepare preventive maintenance schedules, and verify machines were calibrated and serviced to OEM specifications.
Set up, operated, and troubleshot multi-axis CNC routing machines to cut, shape, and drill wooden and non-wooden work pieces according to engineered plans.
Seamlessly collaborated with Inventory Control department in scheduling all production machinery within plant comprised of 200+ employees
Teamed with six department managers in driving scheduling efforts which achieved 99% On-Time Delivery and a strict Lean inventory.
In previous role as facility s Maintenance Planner, coordinated repair schedule for Maintenance department in conjunction with Production schedule, issued purchase orders for machine repair parts, and diligently tracked budget compliance.
Dunkley Electric Company, Clover, VA, 1997 to 2000
Electrical Contractor Assistant
- Demonstrated an exemplary team player work ethic in performing broad-scope construction work in adherence to architect's plans, blueprints, building codes and other specifications.
- Contributed to HVAC, plumbing, and electrical tasks, consistently complying with OSHA rules and regulations.
Prior background includes residential construction work with C&N Construction in Clover, VA from 1995 to 1997.
Bachelor s Degree in Business Management (in progress), Central New Mexico Community College
Associate s Degree in Business Management, Danville Community College, Danville, VA
A+ Certification, Southside Virginia Community College, Keysville, VA
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