production supervisor resume example with 11+ years of experience

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

Talented Production supervisor with 3 years of experience managing, scheduling and overseeing employees. Highly knowledgeable expert in production with proven methods for improving efficiency. Priority on employee safety in fast-paced environment.

  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Documentation and Reporting
  • Shift Scheduling
  • Problem-Solving
  • Work Planning and Prioritization
  • Coordinating Daily Operations
  • Team Collaboration and Leadership
  • Safety Procedures
  • Schedule Oversight
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • MS Office
  • Equipment Troubleshooting
  • Active Listening
  • Materials Inspection
  • Computer Skills
  • Production Planning
  • Assigning Work
  • Decision Making
  • Relationship Building
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Hiring and Training
08/2011 to Current
Production Supervisor Kennametal Goshen, IN,
  • Cultivated communication among senior managers and floor supervisors to encourage optimal productivity.
  • Established and updated production schedules to meet changing demands.
  • Set up, adjusted and maintained machines to operate at peak levels and meet challenging demands.
  • Provided input for performance reviews and identified areas for additional improvement.
  • Oversaw continuous improvement initiatives in lean environment to drive gains in quality, flow and output.
  • Supported safety programs to reduce and eliminate employee injuries.
  • Planned production operations while establishing priorities and sequences for manufacturing processes.
  • Reviewed individual employee performance to correct issues and enhance productivity.
  • Conducted performance reviews to identify and rectify areas for skill improvement.
  • Delegated tasks to employees and monitored accurate and timely completion of tasks to meet project milestones.
  • Issued work orders for repairs to plan maintenance of equipment, machinery and vehicles.
  • Supported safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on use of control points, equipment and resources.
  • Completed production plans by scheduling and assigning personnel, revising schedules and establishing priorities.
Welder Multiquip Inc Boise, ID,
  • Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment in vertical, horizontal and overhead positions.
  • Repaired structures by dismantling, reshaping and reassembling metal components with cutting torches and hand tools.
  • Used welding skills to help repair and maintain heavy-duty machinery.
  • Prepared broken parts for welding by properly grooving and scarfing surfaces.
  • Read blueprints and drawings and took measurements to plan layout and procedures.
  • Laid out, positioned, aligned and secured parts and assemblies with straightedges, squares and calipers.
  • Set up equipment and welded parts according to welding chart specifications and type.
  • Monitored fitting, burning and welding processes to avoid overheating parts, warping, shrinking, distortion and expansion of materials.
  • Operated manual and semi-automatic welding equipment to fuse metal segments together.
  • Completed minor torch ups with MIG welders.
  • Adjusted gas flow and pressure to create and maintain desired flames.
  • Followed safety guidelines through proper machine guarding and lockout and tagout procedures.
  • Scraped off excess spatter using portable grinders and arc-cutting equipment.
  • Prepared workpiece edges by grinding, cutting, buffing or bending to verify snug fit.
  • Produced work using appropriate welding techniques, metallurgy knowledge and engineering requirements.
  • Positioned and clamped workpieces together and properly assembled in jigs and fixtures.
  • Adjusted weld machines to correct settings for precision and waste reduction.
  • Prepared material surfaces for welding by removing scale, rust or other foreign matter.
  • Welded fabrication materials, continuously checking for safety and quality.
  • Cleaned and inspected parts and assemblies at each production stage and documented production defects.
  • Welded components in flat, vertical or overhead positions.
  • Connected and turned regulator valves to activate and adjust gas flow and pressure and obtain desired flames.
  • Detected faulty operation of equipment or defective materials and notified supervisors.
Welder Supervisor Compass Group Usa Inc Buffalo, NY,
  • Prevented distortion of parts by monitoring fitting, burning and welding processes.
  • Implemented onsite safety protocols and procedures and properly trained team members on prevention measures.
  • Delegated duties to employees based on skillset.
  • Trained and monitored employees to teach daily tasks and improve performance.
  • Created work crew schedules and delegated assignments.
  • Kept production team moving forward for progress in daily site operations.
  • Reported project progress, site problems and labor status to supervisors.
  • Provided leadership, insight and mentoring to newly hired employees to supply knowledge of various company programs.
  • Established and enforced procedures and work standards, promoting team performance and safety.
Cook Helper Urest Dining Services City, STATE,
  • Stored perishable food items in freezer or refrigerator to protect from spoilage.
  • Operated industrial mixers and other food processing machinery to support kitchen operations.
  • Washed and sanitized plates using industrial dishwashers according to manufacturer instructions.
  • Followed recipes and customer requests to prepare meals.
  • Maintained order and cleanliness of work areas to conform with health codes.
  • Restocked pantry with nonperishable food items to prevent stock from running low.
  • Checked and recorded refrigerator and freezer temperatures to maintain food quality and freshness.
  • Cleaned and sterilized dishes, countertops and utensils to prevent bacteria growth.
  • Prevented spoilage or cross-contamination by storing food in designated containers and areas.
  • Transported trash to dumpster, properly disposing of expired food items.
  • Prepared garnishes to complement dishes on menu.
  • Peeled and cut fruit and vegetables to prepare for cooking or serving.
  • Prepared variety of foods according to exact instructions and recipe specifications.
  • Cleaned and sanitized kitchen equipment, utensils and work stations.
  • Removed trash and cleaned kitchen garbage containers.
  • Carried food supplies, equipment and utensils to and from storage and work areas.
  • Cut or sliced meat, poultry and seafood to prepare for cooking.
  • Stocked cupboards and refrigerators and tended salad bars and buffet meals.
  • Placed food trays over warmers for immediate service or stored in refrigerated storage cabinets.
  • Cleaned and sanitized utensils, dishes or silverware.
Education and Training
Expected in 01/1997 to to
Chesterton High School - Chesterton, IN,

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  • Chesterton High School

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