production assistant resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Goal-driven Production Assistant familiar with set operations and eager to further develop production skills. Willing to work hard and take on any challenge. High-energy, personable professional with 20 years of experience.

Enthusiastic Production Assistant offering years of experience working on music/tv/print sets. Knowledgeable about all facets of production and easily steps in to resolve problems or answer requests to facilitate smooth operations.

  • Show planning support
  • Managing extras
  • Set construction
  • Schedule dissemination
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Production understanding
  • Breakdown experience
  • Documentation ability
  • Loading and unloading protocols
  • Assembly procedures
  • Fabrication
  • Product packaging
  • Machine setups
  • Quality inspections
  • Equipment calibration
  • Batch production
  • Quality assurance standards
  • Tolerances measurement
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Shipment preparation
  • Product assembly
  • Equipment operation
  • Hand tools
05/2000 to Current Production Assistant Curaleaf | Jamestown, ND,
  • Remained alert, active and ready to respond to any request at any time using variety of available resources.
  • Assessed current inventories and brought in supplies to keep stock within optimal levels for expected demands.
  • Oversaw inventory and physical counts and performed periodic cycle counts to verify outgoing orders.
  • Operated hand trucks, forklifts and scissor lifts.
  • Pitched in to help crews with building sets and identified problems that could have resulted in possible safety issues.
  • Assessed deadline dates against production team activities and completed tasks within reasonable timeframes.
  • Identified and set aside equipment in need of maintenance or repair.
  • Completed wide range of production support tasks over multiple filming areas.
  • Consulted with department supervisors to evaluate needs and discuss corrective actions for individual concerns.
  • Led administrative duties such as organizing travel, housing, meals, rehearsals. creative planning and calendar scheduling.
  • Liaised with various stakeholders, including producers and on-air talent to develop new program content and segments.
  • Set up delivery of materials to arrive in time for production start date.
11/2020 to 06/2021 Auto Locksmith Specialist La Madeleine, Inc. | Richardson, TX,
  • Assisted retail, wholesale and service customers with selecting optimal parts for different needs.
  • Maintained parts system with current order and sales data.
  • Coordinated restocks by working closely with parts manager to fill critical gaps.
  • Boosted sales by capitalizing on cross-selling and upselling opportunities.
  • Executed product expertise and department process improvements to meet organizational goals.
  • Received and stocked incoming merchandise, arranging items in appropriate manner and correct locations.
  • Answered inquiries, resolved problems and finalized parts sales at counter and by telephone.
  • Received, examined and reshelved returned parts.
  • Kept sales and counter areas organized and clean to give positive first impression to visitors and customers.
  • Finalized sales receipts, contracts, logs and other documentation regarding parts sales and service appointments.
  • Performed quality control inspections on parts and packaged parts for delivery or sale.
  • Followed standards of care and compliance per company and legal requirements.
  • Optimized team effectiveness by personally working with new hires regarding compliance, sales, and service standards.
01/2010 to 11/2014 FOH Team Member Fratelli Cafe | City, STATE,
  • Memorized menu and offered discerning recommendations, remained steps ahead of patrons' needs and desires and accurately gauged level of interest in conversation and small talk.
  • Looked for ways to serve without direction and regularly pitched in by cleaning up and organizing front area, replenishing condiments and napkins and bussing during busy times.
  • Entered customer food orders into computer system.
  • Monitored customer movements and quickly cleared empty tables for future customers.
  • Maintained polite and professional demeanor to patrons to encourage inquiries and order placements.
  • Processed customers' payments and provided receipts.
  • Checked with guests to get feedback on food served, resolve issues, bring additional items and refill beverages.
  • Explained menu options to guests, offered suggestions and took orders for food and beverages.
  • Carefully transferred orders from kitchen and bar areas to tables and cleared plates as patrons finished food and beverage items.
  • Circulated within assigned areas to assess and address customer needs, effectively prioritizing tasks during peak hours.
  • Communicated effectively with patrons to establish preferences and dietary restrictions and make food and beverage recommendations.
  • Operated and maintained cleaning equipment and tools, including dishwasher, hand wash stations, pot-scrubbing station and trash compactor.
  • Prepared both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages as specified by patrons, consistently delivering to tables or bar without spillage.
  • Cleaned dishes with detergent, rinsing and sanitizing chemicals.
  • Rearranged tables and chairs, located or rolled extra silverware and helped to prepare for large groups.
  • Requested photo identification from patrons ordering alcoholic beverages to verify legal age of consumption.
  • Sent orders to kitchen staff by POS.
  • Reviewed identification for patrons before serving alcoholic drinks.
  • Plated food and assessed plate presentation to maintain highest standard of food quality.
  • Presented patrons with menus and specials promptly after seating, following up to address questions before taking orders.
  • Prepared and served cold, hot and alcoholic beverages to guests.
  • Sent orders to kitchen staff by POS.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/1994 High School Diploma | Fairfax High School, City Of Los Angeles, CA GPA:

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School Attended

  • Fairfax High School

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  • Production Assistant
  • Auto Locksmith Specialist
  • FOH Team Member


  • High School Diploma

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