Assistant General Manager Of Production resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Proactive Production, Quality, and Logistics Leader with solid history of success in managing operations, building teams and equipping employees with skills to independently handle business needs. Offering 30 years of diverse experience combined with sound judgment and good problem-solving abilities. Strong record of consistently surpassing goals.

  • Production Management
  • Quality Management
  • Program and Process Auditing
  • Training Development
  • Cryogenic military experience
  • Inventory Management
  • Budget Management
  • Industrial machinery repair
  • Microsoft Office
  • Project Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • AS9100 QMS experience
  • Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt
  • Supplier Relations
  • Continuous Process Improvement
Work History
Assistant General Manager of Production, 03/2015 to 01/2020
Bigelow AerospaceCity, STATE,
  • Administered superior leadership, overseeing spacecraft systems manufacturing teams resulting in significant process and production improvements. Teamwork resulted in Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) being attached to International Space Station (ISS).
  • Planned projects from start to finish. Generated budgets, communicated with suppliers. Sourced quotes and generated purchase requests per AS9100 Quality Management System (QMS) and ITAR regulations. Generated production schedules, presentations, daily and weekly reports. Established priorities and communications by conducting daily meetings with technicians.
  • Planned machinery, operational, and technician requirements for new production division responsible for manufacturing Multi-Layer Insulation (MLI) radiation and thermal management space insulation and Micro Meteoroid Orbital Debris (MMOD) protective impact shielding. Successfully stood up operations of this division which manufactured four variations of MLI and MMOD for integration into NASA funded B330 Lunar Gateway and NextSTEP program.
  • Performed Quality Control functions for two departments under AS9100 QMS. Generated non-conformance and deviation reports when required and briefed senior management. Targeted on-time delivery and quality first pass yield of manufactured parts as key performance indicators (KPI).
  • Operated and maintained Industrial manufacturing equipment including walk-in ovens, pneumatic presses, die cutters, air compressors, overhead cranes and gantry, laser cutters, CNC cutting tables, vacuum systems, heat sealing, and industrial sewing machines. Worked with manufacturers and vendors for sourcing of parts and contract maintenance/servicing.
  • Recognized subject matter expert, developed training programs, led process improvement initiatives. Signed off as reviewer on all engineering drawings prior to release. Direct involvement with engineers for product development and hands on integration of soft goods assemblies and vehicle metallic structure.
  • Interpreted engineer drawings, work instructions, material certifications and contracts. Documented work on inspection reports and travelers.
  • Performed as departmental Safety Manager ensuring site compliance.
  • Solicited and documented near misses for use in training sessions and completed reports on incidents and injuries.
  • Traveled to numerous states in order to perform supplier audits and training to ensure new suppliers would meet AS9100 Quality Management System (QMS) requirements. Maintained positive working relationships with all suppliers.
  • Generated and managed budgets for developmental and flight projects in excess of $3 million.
  • Managed complete flight material inventory including receiving inspection, product labeling, shelf life, and storage of all raw materials.
Assistant Manager of Retail Operations, 10/2013 to 03/2015
New York, Hotel And Casino, MGM ResortsCity, STATE,

One (1) of nine (9) applicants selected from pool of three hundred (300) initial applicants for MGM resorts Boots to Business Veteran’s employment program.

  • Successfully managed fifty-six (56) direct reports across nine (9) retail outlets located throughout property.
  • Performed visual merchandising and generated monthly trend analysis reports.
  • Interacted with store budgets and sales reports.
  • Communicated with vendors- contributed to 16% annual increase in sales.
  • Implemented, facilitated department training for all employees raising employee morale, and guest experience.
Production and Quality Manager, 09/1989 to 09/2013
United States NavyCity, STATE,
  • Managed two of U.S. Navy's largest life support equipment production and manufacturing facilities in support of shore based and deployed Pacific Fleet operations. Utilized Lean Six Sigma principles to greatly improve production by identifying and eliminating wasteful practices.
  • Performed as helicopter squadron Production Chief directing priorities for 13 work centers including electrical, avionics, propulsion, structures and hydraulics, armament, and survival branches.
  • Led Logistics/Supply Division in support of thirteen MH-60R aircraft across five detachments. Oversaw operating budget, parts requisitions and charge accounts. Maintained accountability of all support equipment and test sets. Coordinated rotation and shipment of assets across all detachments to meet mission requirements.
  • Certified Gas Free Engineer- utilizing PGM-50 Multi-Gas Monitor, performed inspections of fuel tanks and other locations(confined spaces) to certify safe working environments and entry for technicians.
  • Led 43 quality inspectors in management of Naval aviation maintenance and safety programs (Naval aviation QMS). Directly managed FOD and Tool Control programs.
  • Completed safety audits, trend analysis reports, provided training.
  • Developed and implemented comprehensive inspection process cards for F/A-18 Super Hornet enhancing accuracy while greatly reducing time.
  • Coordinated training plan and schedule requirements to meet qualification and licensing requirements of all employees ahead of organizational need. Developed training, facilitated training.
  • Trained as Disaster Preparedness Operations Specialist (Emergency Response) in managing man made and natural disaster scenarios including coordination with FEMA and State authorities.
  • Prioritized flight safety equipment to accommodate execution of nine (9) worldwide detachments supporting Missile Defense Agency (MDA), AEGIS Ballistic Missile Defense, and Theater High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD).
  • Managed activities equal opportunity and diversity program. Led command assessment teams and focus groups recommending viable solutions and actions for Commanding Officer.
  • Production Manager Certification - US NAVY NEC 8800
  • Quality Assurance Certification - US NAVY
  • Aviators Breathing Oxygen Contaminant Analyzer
  • Explosive Ordnance Handler Certification- US NAVY
  • Emergency Management - US NAVY NEC 9598
  • Gas Free Engineer (Confined Spaces)- US NAVY
Certificate: Professional Administrative Assistant, Expected in 06/2008
Allied Business Schools - Laguna Hills, CA,
Certificate: Microsoft Office, Expected in 11/2008
Allied Business Schools - Laguna Hills, CA
Course Certificate: Blueprint Reading And Sketching, Expected in 02/2000
US Navy - Online Course,
Certificate: FEMA Professional Development Series, Expected in 06/2020
DHS Emergency Management Institute - Online Course,
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1989
Mililani High School - Mililani Town, HI

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School Attended

  • Allied Business Schools
  • Allied Business Schools
  • US Navy
  • DHS Emergency Management Institute
  • Mililani High School

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  • Production and Quality Manager


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