Production Planning Manager Resume Example

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

Goal-oriented Manufacturing Manager with over 10 years of experience leading productive teams and increasing profitability through streamlining processes and identifying areas of improvement. Resourceful and adaptable collaborator with knowledge of enhancing operations and maintaining high standards of safety practices. Proven leader with dedication to organization and effective management.

  • Economic modeling/business analysis
  • Chemical processing skillfulness
  • Engineering/project management experience
  • Numerical controls understanding
  • Pipes and fittings expert
  • Blueprint interpretation expertise
  • In-depth OSHA knowledge
  • Material handling expert
  • Analytical skills
  • Training & Development
  • Multitasking abilities
  • Supervision
  • Computer skills
  • Good telephone etiquette
  • Assembly line production
  • Safety protocols
  • Drafting specialist
  • Inspections of products
Tyner Academy Chattanooga, TN Expected in High School Diploma : All Required - GPA :
The University of Tennessee - Chattanooga Chattanooga, TN Expected in Associate Of Business Administration : Business Administration - GPA :
Work History
Corteva, Inc. - Production Planning Manager
Hedrick, IA, 02/2021 - Current
  • Managed personnel by implementing company policies, procedures, work rules and disciplinary action.
  • Maximized resource utilization and achieved production targets by managing day-to-day usage of department resources.
  • Planned operations to meet established schedules, factoring in order demands and business forecasts.
  • Prepared and maintained production reports and personnel records.
  • Implemented knowledge to provide product quality assurance and executed inventory maintenance, optimizing work time.
  • Minimized lags by leading and scheduling personnel, boosting morale and implementing new protocols.
  • Estimated costs and set quality standards.
  • Recognized low-cost suppliers and managed deliveries to cut downtime and save costs.
  • Planned project resources by assigning funds, materials and staff throughout lifecycle of projects.
  • Evaluated production schedules and orders to arrange required materials and plan staffing needs.
  • Oversaw routine maintenance programs and scheduled service to keep equipment functioning at peak levels.
Timken Co. (The) - Machine Operator
Keene, NH, 01/2020 - 02/2021
  • Set up and operated various machine tools and jigs to produce precision parts, maintaining awareness of approximate job completion times.
  • Monitored machines during operation to detect sounds of malfunctioning or excessive vibration and adjusted machines or replaced tools to eliminate problems.
  • Assessed equipment after each production run, performing preventive maintenance to keep machines running smoothly.
  • Set appropriate stops and guides to specified lengths as indicated by scale, rule or template.
  • Identified malfunctions or failures by routinely monitoring and analyzing equipment operations.
  • Maintained machines within work area, complying with company and OSHA safety rules and regulations.
  • Read and interpreted blueprints and schematics for work to be performed.
  • Followed technical documentation, including tooling instructions and product specifications to determine and implement operational sequences.
  • Dismantled machinery to access, remove and replace worn components and keep production within optimal tolerances.
  • Set accurate feed rates and trimming protocols to maintain efficient production and meet schedule demands.
  • Maintained equipment performance by completing routine maintenance actions such as lubricating and cleaning components.
  • Updated daily production logs with timely and accurate information, regularly informing management of special incidents or non-conformance issues.
  • Used CNC and manual equipment to perform rough and finishing machining, working with tin, sheet iron and sheet copper.
Applied Medical Distribution Corporation - CNC Machine Operator
Jefferson City, MO, 02/2015 - 12/2019
  • Maintained tight tolerances with design specifications.
  • Loaded and unloaded parts to maintain high level of production.
  • Moved finished work to correct staging area for disposition.
  • Properly loaded and unloaded materials in and out of machines.
  • Trained and coached new team members on proper machine set-up procedures.
  • Adhered to high level of safety by following company rules and regulations to prevent injuries.
  • Verified appropriate product lubrication and cooling throughout machine operation.
  • Measured completed pieces to identify product irregularities and specifications non-conformance; adjusting machines to correct issues.
  • Reviewed and interpreted schematics, blueprints and work instructions to determine product specifications and machine requirements.
  • Maintained energy and enthusiasm in fast-paced environment.
  • Developed and implemented performance improvement strategies and plans to promote continuous improvement.
  • Received and processed stock into inventory management system.
  • Maintained and repaired facilities, equipment and tools to achieve operational readiness, safety and cleanliness.
  • Successfully maintain clean, valid driver's license and access to reliable transportation.
  • Assessed equipment after each production run, performing preventive maintenance to keep machines running smoothly.
US Express/MPW - Transport and Logistics Analyst
City, STATE, 06/2003 - 02/2015
  • Processed purchase orders according to internal policies, verifying factors such as on-time delivery, minimal cost sourcing, and weight compliance.
  • Coordinated resolution of issues with supply chain participants, including warehouses, sales brokers and carriers.
  • Analyzed prior delivery processes and uncovered more efficient method.
  • Designed tasking objective frameworks, aligning available talent with required responsibilities to maximize throughput and performance metrics.
  • Collaborated with shipping department staff to facilitate smooth materials returns to correct vendors.
  • Monitored and reported on transportation costs and properly filed shipping documents.
  • Maintained excellent working relationships with customers by efficiently responding to inquiries and complaints concerning work orders, invoices and shipments,.
  • Tracked orders and notified customers of status or potential delays.
  • Maintained damaged goods records, backorder logs, and any applicable regulatory reporting.
  • Coordinated shipping requests for expedited delivery and documented accurately to achieve correct billing.
  • Verified accurate account invoicing through collaboration with accounting department.
  • Liaised between warehouse personnel and customer to facilitate account and operational needs.
  • Maintained department procedures manual detailing processing requirements for each individual account.

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School Attended
  • Tyner Academy
  • The University of Tennessee - Chattanooga
Job Titles Held:
  • Production Planning Manager
  • Machine Operator
  • CNC Machine Operator
  • Transport and Logistics Analyst
  • High School Diploma
  • Associate Of Business Administration

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