director of operations resume example with 20+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
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Professional Summary

Dedicated and innovative Machine Technician with expertise in manufacturing and plant operations. Qualified problem solver with skills in resolving issues encountered during production with minimal supervision. Hardworking, and well-versed in keeping components running at peak levels to produce high-quality manufacturing products. Comfortable working alone or with team members to identify and resolve defects. Expert approach to tackling maintenance and inspection tasks. Professional skilled in machine operation, maintenance and calibration. Solid understanding of manual and automated processes, including troubleshooting and repair. Committed to workplace safety and compliance with all safety standards and OSHA guidelines.

  • Quality Control
  • Cost Control
  • Time Management
  • Project Support
  • Lean manufacturing techniques
  • Subcontractor management
  • Adept in precision and measuring tools
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Proficiency at reading blueprints
  • Equipment problem resolution
  • MIG, TIG and ARC Welding
  • Fabrication of [Steel]
  • OSHA knowledge
  • Written/Verbal Communication
  • Mechanical and electrical skills
Greenfield Central High School Greenfield, IN Expected in 09/1992 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Plainfield Indianapolis, IN, Expected in 09/1992 GED : - GPA :
  • BOC Gasses (Lincoln Electric) Welding
  • Adventures & Attitudes
  • ISO 9002 & 14000
  • EATON Hydraulic Componets and Power Systems
  • KIRBY RISK Industrial Electricity and Troubleshooting
  • STELLAR  Industrial Mechanics Part 1 & 2
  • MOTOMAN robot ERC, MRC and XRC Basic Programming
  • YASKAWA Electric i80-Troubleshooting
  • HARASSMENT Awareness & Prevention
Work History
Progressive Logistics - Director of Operations
Seabrook, NH, 06/2018 - 02/2021
  • Coordinated schedules and day-to-day activities of crew to satisfy project needs.
  • Planned daily operational strategies, including delivery routing, team workflows and promotional initiatives.
  • Generated reports to assess performance and make adjustments.
  • Estimated materials and labor requirements to complete jobs within budgetary and timeline requirements.
  • Assigned work to employees based on project requirements and individual team member strengths.
  • Reviewed daily financial reports and reconciled accounts to keep information current and accurate.
  • Determined optimal construction requirements and site plans.
  • Motivated and supported field workers completing work to increase work quality and efficiency.
  • Oversaw 5 staff by training, mentoring, leadership and appraisal.
  • Supported community outreach initiatives by partnering with local organizations.
  • Generated reports detailing project information and predictions.
  • Set sales budget for all prime costs, loss of goods and controllable items to improve cash flow.
  • Lead team of 5 employees in all operations including sales, service, parts and office functions.
  • Limited financial discrepancies, reviewing and approving billing invoices and expense reports.
  • Formed and sustained strategic relationships with clients.
  • Provided leadership to 5 employees through coaching, feedback and performance management.
  • Supervised performance of 5 workers with goals of improving productivity, efficiency and cost savings.
  • Hired and mentored core start-up team, working to outline initial company policies and procedures.
  • Conducted staff evaluations and determined promotions and realignments or reductions in workforce.
  • Improved productivity initiatives, managing budgets and accounts, coordinating itinerary and scheduling appointments.
  • Directed all day-to-day operations of assistant living facility to provide safe and enjoyable guest experience.
  • Checked supply against demand by overseeing all merchandising decisions, replenishment and inventory management.
  • Generated daily operational and sales reports for corrective action or continuous improvement.
  • Engaged professionally with executive director and customers to build rapport and nurture relationships.
Centers For Specialty Care Group - Facility Maintenance Worker
Hudson Falls, NY, 02/2015 - 06/2018
  • Inspected electrical components to identify defects and hazards and make necessary adjustments.
  • Applied hazard prevention procedures according to regulatory mandates, including assessing electrical appliances and connections.
  • Consulted blueprints and repair manuals to complete high-quality repairs and restore optimal functionality.
  • Changed HVAC filters and cleaned condensation drains to perform preventative maintenance on HVAC systems.
  • Completed minor electrical, plumbing and HVAC maintenance for building occupants.
  • Inspected alarm systems and Simplex monitors to comply with fire, carbon monoxide and other safety levels.
  • Performed performance and safety inspections on equipment and machinery to maintain operational baseline.
  • Handled routine cosmetic updates such as painting walls and replacing outdated fixtures.
  • Responded to personnel queries and troubleshooting requests to provide repair services to improve operations.
  • Diagnosed and repaired mechanical issues according to industry standards..
  • Disassembled defective and broken machinery and equipment to remove parts and make repairs.
  • Maintained performance by cleaning and lubricating VCM and injector components.
Novolex - Machine Technician
Reno, NV, 01/1999 - 02/2015
  • Mechanical alignments calibration of equipment to quality standards.
  • Provide support within manufacturing environment.
  • Calibrate/adjust equipment to ensure quality production utilizing calipers, micrometers, height gauges and ring gauges.
  • Monitor gauges, dials and indicators to ensure machines are working properly.
  • Installed, aligned, and balanced new equipment.
  • Compliance with company standards to perform maintenance activities.
  • Operated wide variety of equipment including power saws, sanders, grinders, cranes drill press, forklift and hand tools.
  • Preventive maintenance (TPM) to ensure equipment operates efficiently.
  • Communicated operational issues and changes to supervisor.
  • Planned work efficiently in order to meet daily, weekly, project or production goals.
  • Safety policies and procedures
  • Coordinated manufacturing, construction, installation and maintenance projects for engineering team to complete per customer requirements.
  • Reduce supply costs by working closely with suppliers. Costs cut between 20-50%
  • Work with vendors, sales reps and machine shops for aid in project completion.
  • Completed projects by effectively applying technical and maintenance support.
  • Multiple Foreign business trips for equipment verification and plant support. (Japan, Brazil and Mexico)
  • Business trips throughout US for localization of foreign products.
  • Dismantled machinery to access, remove and replace worn components and keep production within optimal tolerances.
  • Set up and ran VCM and Measurement machinery to produce exceptional products for Automobile needs.
  • Arranged and secured materials in chucks, fixtures, or automatic feeding mechanisms.
  • Set machine stops and guides to proper alignment and adjusted when needed to maintain consistent production time and quality.
  • Monitored machine settings and adjusted to correct malfunctions or errors.
  • Used work instructions and measuring tools to check specifications of finished items.
  • Increased customer satisfaction by resolving Leak Detection and final Inspection issues.
  • Prepared variety of different written communications, reports and documents to ensure smooth operations.
  • Removed and replaced worn machine accessories to keep products within desired tolerances
  • Excellence Award (Top 5) Plant Improvement Program

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School Attended

  • Greenfield Central High School
  • Plainfield

Job Titles Held:

  • Director of Operations
  • Facility Maintenance Worker
  • Machine Technician


  • High School Diploma
  • GED

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