Assistant Plant Manager resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Quality-focused with 20 years of experience managing wide range of production activities. Driven to consistently achieve goals by allocating resources, overseeing budgets, directing employees and meeting deadlines. Talented at exceeding quality expectations by reviewing quality control report information to devise targeted changes for improving processes and performance. Organized production manager with 20 years of experience leading production staff . Gifted at planning production resources, improving quality and directing spending. Clear and cheerful leader known for working well with various employees and business contacts. Business Associate supporting clients and serving as primary business contact. Excel in building relationships with clients, identifying new business opportunities, handling client communication and communicating business offerings to customers. Skilled leader during business meetings and making sales field visits.Strong business acumen, attention to detail, excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Lead Assistant with talent supporting senior managers and upper management in decision making and improved productivity. Manage administrative and clerical functions, scheduling, logistics, meetings and provide follow-up on important projects and initiatives. Strong organizational and communication skills with attention to detail and accuracy.

  • Economic modeling/business analysis
  • In-depth OSHA knowledge
  • Safety protocols
  • Blueprint interpretation expertise
  • Material handling expert
  • Team leadership
  • Learning assessments
  • Hazardous materials handling
  • Employee orientation
  • Performance monitoring
  • Equipment maintenance and repair
  • Delivery scheduling
Work History
06/2014 to 03/2019 Assistant Plant Manager Lkq Corp | Blue Island, IL,
  • Recognized low-cost suppliers and managed deliveries to cut downtime and save costs
  • Managed personnel by implementing company policies, procedures, work rules and disciplinary action
  • Collaborated with technical and administrative teams to develop and implement successful corrective plans
  • Anticipated and addressed production problems, material shortages, equipment malfunctions and unavoidable delays
  • Ensured customer requirements were met by changing equipment over to new products
  • Maximized resource utilization and achieved production targets by managing day-to-day usage of department resources
  • Oversaw routine maintenance programs and scheduled service to keep equipment functioning at peak levels
  • Evaluated production schedules and orders to arrange required materials and plan staffing needs
08/2010 to 05/2014 Production Manager Aeg Worldwide | Nashville, TN,
  • Planned, organized and managed operations, including ordering materials and supplies, workflow management and timely production
  • Created streamlined production schedules and collaborated with production employees to communicate objectives and goals
  • Oversaw scheduling and job backlogs to properly allocate personnel and material resources
  • Recommended and executed quality improvements for production and product quality
  • Immediately addressed all expired product dispositions
  • Planned, directed, coordinated and assigned manpower to meet aggressive production schedules
  • Contributed to company growth by delivering quality customer service to foster growth and retention
04/2005 to 03/2010 Senior Account Manager Adp | Springfield, IL,
  • Delivered sales presentations and pitches to clients, upper management and junior sales associates for demonstration
  • Elevated account management by predicting potential competitive threats and outlining proactive solutions
  • Organized client feedback and introduced streamlined process of replying to and rectifying complaints
  • Directed production of all advertising materials, including preparing copy, evaluating proofs and enhancing layouts
  • Orchestrated, executed and monitored performance of campaigns to boost brand awareness and profitability
  • Obtained pricing deals, negotiated contracts and solidified beneficial agreements
08/1995 to 03/2005 Warehouse Manager Glaxosmithkline | Fresno, CA,
  • Safeguarded warehouse operations and mitigated liability by establishing and implementing employee training on safety and security protocols
  • Boosted warehouse operations efficiency by overseeing dispatching and setting optimal employee schedules
  • Improved delivery plans with strong scheduling knowledge, organizational skills and route development expertise
  • Completed timely and accurate daily logs to keep internal reporting accurate and effectively track materials movements
  • Met warehouse operational needs through efficient staffing and resourcing of materials and equipment
  • Maintained strong vendor connections at all stages, including arranging pricing and delivery structures and managing specific shipment or paperwork concerns
Expected in 05/1988 Bachelor of Science | Business Administration And Management Grambling State University, Grambling, LA GPA:
Expected in 06/2000 Master of Science | Computer And Information Sciences Universty of Washington, Seattle, WA, GPA:
  • Used Microsoft Excel to develop inventory tracking spreadsheets
  • Supervised team of 350 staff members
  • Resolved product issue through consumer testing
  • Worked on the first X-Box System Codes for Microsoft
  • Played 3 Years in the NFL
  • Employee of the year 2000,2002,2005 with Philip Morris USA
  • President Award for outstanding leadership 2004

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School Attended

  • Grambling State University
  • Universty of Washington

Job Titles Held:

  • Assistant Plant Manager
  • Production Manager
  • Senior Account Manager
  • Warehouse Manager


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Master of Science

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