production controller resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Bright Production Controller with 16 year background in production control industry. Accomplished at managing and planning production schedules for on-time delivery of goods. Hands-on experience managing and negotiating with vendors. Adept at managing basic flow of work and adherence to daily schedule

  • Project Management
  • Contract Negotiation
  • Material logistics knowledge
  • Time management
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Report writing and documentation
  • Customer Service
  • Decision Making
  • Active Listening
  • Research experience
  • Logistical and Project planning
Work History
01/2013 to 10/2021
Production Controller Overhead Door Corporation Peoria, IL,
  • Coordinated with inventory managers to plan deliveries around production schedules.
  • Monitored inventory use and adjusted inventory control techniques.
  • Reviewed production plans to identify and report potential risks.
  • Reviewed job orders and adjusted schedules for timely delivery.
  • Planned material equipment and manpower needs for job.
  • Trained new employees in various departments and safety standards.
  • Reviewed building plans and zoning permit applications to verify compliance with requirements such as bulk, placement and parking ratios.
  • Conducted site visits and records reviews to investigate violations of planning regulations and ordinances and notified proper authorities of findings.
  • Researched and compiled information on variety of planning issues from multiple sources, prepared thorough reports and presented findings to commanders or in work review meetings.
  • Developed and maintained automated tracking systems, hard copy files and records to enhance office workflows.
  • Scheduled deliveries of time sensitive materials by specified time to begin production on time.
  • Researched and compiled information on variety of planning issues from multiple sources, prepared thorough reports and presented findings to leadership or in production meetings.
04/1996 to 10/2021
Inventory Manager Freshly Austell, GA,
  • Directed shipping and receiving of wide range of products daily.
  • Handled day-to-day shipping and receiving overseeing more than 300 packages per day.
  • Conducted research to address shipping errors and packaging mistakes.
  • Negotiated with 22 different freight companies and received annual contracts resulting in cost savings of 25%
  • Planned and supervised shipments from production to end-user and scheduled daily and weekly routes.
  • Managed monthly freight cost reporting processes.
  • Prepared updated shipment reports for executives and clients.
  • Monitored and complied with strict budgets by negotiating freight in alignment with needs and specifications.
  • Developed warehouse system that provided best cost with appropriate service levels to achieve organizational goals.
  • Worked with vendors to schedule more than 10 daily pickups and 25 weekly deliveries.
03/1998 to 05/2008
Acquisition Specialist Department Of Defense Roy, UT,
  • Tracked and monitored progress on delivery orders or contracts.
  • Maintained organized file management system to promote accessibility.
  • Oversaw contractor performance to encourage compliance with contractual standards.
  • Searched for hard-to-find items and found high-quality, reliable vendors.
  • Worked with departments to find new and better items to fulfill diverse needs.
  • Maintained effective and lasting vendor relationships through dynamic communication, collaboration and intelligent questioning skills.
  • Sourced and qualified bidders, obtained favorable pricing and finalized contracts.
  • Enhanced organization and traceability through implementation of management systems for LOGMOD and LOGDET records.
  • Accepted and processed supply requests from staff, and placed orders per procedures.
  • Resolved problems, improved operations and provided exceptional service.
  • Maintained documentation for all purchases.
  • Researched new vendors and partners to obtain most cost-effective pricing for goods, saving company $ 36K in one year.
Expected in 04/2017 to to
Associate of Science: Logistics Management
Community College of The Air Force - Montgomery, AL
Expected in 11/2008 to to
Associate of Science: Business Administration And Management
American InterContinental University - Schaumburg, IL
  • APICS – Association for Supply Chain Management
  • Enlisted Air National Guard of the United States

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School Attended

  • Community College of The Air Force
  • American InterContinental University

Job Titles Held:

  • Production Controller
  • Inventory Manager
  • Acquisition Specialist


  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Science

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