plant manager resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Driven Plant Manager offering 9 years of experience in manufacturing. Decisive leader and complex problem solver. Top strengths in communication, relationship building and decision making. Background includes managing 80 employees as Plant Manager in fast-paced production environment. Bringing 9 years of related experience and dedication to meeting and exceeding performance targets. Safety-driven and responsive to changing workflows and company demands. Experienced in senior-level operations, production and distribution. Promotes wide range of experience in planning and leading operations in manufacturing environment. Well-versed in contributing to company growth by implementing continuous process improvement, production optimization and high-performance team development. Experienced with union labor and contract negotiations. Committed job seeker with a history of meeting company needs with consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand. Resourceful plant management professional driven to maximize team productivity. Team builder versed in morale-building and efficiency-boosting strategies.

  • Lean Manufacturing Principles
  • Six Sigma Understanding
  • Product Planning
  • Contract Management
  • Inventory Control Programs
  • Critical Thinking
  • Resource Management
  • Time Management
  • Process Planning
  • Technical Staff Collaboration
  • Expenditure Approvals
  • Production Order Review
  • New Process Development
  • Schedule Management
  • Processing Oversight
  • Decision Making
  • Production Planning
  • Equipment Operation
  • Forklift Operation
  • Logistics Management
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Customer Expectations Management
  • Workflow Management
  • Team Management
  • Plant Maintenance
  • Team Training
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • KPI Tracking
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Production Schedule Review
  • Processing Operations Review
  • Raw Materials Examination
  • Production Problem Resolution
  • Production Oversight
  • Budget Development
  • New Product Development
  • Cost Control Improvements
  • Team Building and Development
Plant Manager, 11/2020 - Current
Fortune Brands Home & Security Greenville, SC,
  • Adjusted and improved processes to maximize efficiency.
  • Increased plant safety by implementing proactive strategies and well-structured training.
  • Applied lean strategies to implement operational enhancements, promote efficiency and cut costs.
  • Inspected production, quality control and maintenance reports to detect and address production problems.
  • Improved workflow processes to maximize efficiency and enhance operations.
  • Led regular stand-up meetings, Scrums and continuous improvement projects with measurable goals.
  • Met or exceeded target for on-time customer shipments.
  • Promoted high-quality daily production by enforcing product standards and monitoring level of quality.
  • Assessed production schedules and orders to plan material requirements and worker activities.
  • Eliminated materials waste and unnecessary labor hours to reduce costs.
  • Evaluated schedules, orders and forecasts to plan processes and meet timetables.
  • Developed and administered budgets for inventory, labor hours and overhead expenses.
  • Produced daily operations report forecasting staffing needs and production volume to support cost-reduction and service improvement initiatives.
  • Supervised production schedules, production quality and on-time delivery.
Lean Supply Chain Manager, 11/2017 - 10/2020
Lafarge Fredericksburg, VA,
  • Monitored suppliers' activities to assess performance in meeting quality or delivery requirements.
  • Identified and rolled out both short- and long-term supply chain plans while optimizing procedures to decrease annual expenses.
  • Increased profits by 13% related to supply chain operations plan and exceeded established goals.
  • Negotiated prices and terms with suppliers, vendors or freight forwarders.
  • Implemented new or improved supply chain processes to enhance efficiency or performance.
  • Enhanced supply chain processes, strengthening planning procedures, organizing schedules and maintaining records.
  • Determined inventory goals, product stock and risk management objectives and oversaw techniques to maximize inventory.
  • Defined performance metrics for measurement, comparison or evaluation of supply chain factors.
Logistics Manager, 04/2014 - 11/2017
JMA Wireless City, STATE,
  • Implemented ordering, tracking and billing systems and associated processes to streamline procedures.
  • Strengthened operational efficiencies by developing organizational filing systems for invoices, customer orders and contract records.
  • Led and managed projects to support logistics efforts and plans.
  • Consistently met company and department objectives within budget and time constraints.
  • Created and enforced policies and procedures for entire logistics team.
  • Developed and maintained systems and processes to move domestic and international freight at best cost to achieve business objectives.
  • Coordinated with freight forwarders to expedite international shipments.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Business , Expected in 06/2007
Le Moyne - Syracuse, New York,
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2000
Liverpool Highschool - Syracuse,New York,
Status -

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School Attended

  • Le Moyne
  • Liverpool Highschool

Job Titles Held:

  • Plant Manager
  • Lean Supply Chain Manager
  • Logistics Manager


  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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