shop supervisor resume example with 20+ years of experience

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

Responsive team leader with strong supervisor background combined with motivational and encouraging style. Talented trainer, problem-solver and planner able to take on routine and complex job functions to promote business success. Well-organized and proactive production professional with good communication skills and positive attitude.

  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Supervision
  • Organizational skills
  • Working collaboratively
  • Problem resolution
  • Troubleshooting
  • Active listening
  • Planning
Education and Training
Telstar Regional High School Bethel, ME, Expected in 06/1987 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Hesser Collage Manchester, NH, Expected in 04/1989 Associate of Science : Business Administration - GPA :
Crestcom Norway, ME, Expected in 06/2005 The Bullet Proof Manager Course : Management - GPA :
Worchester Polytechnic Inst. Norway, ME, Expected in 01/2006 Certificate of Completion : Value Stream Mapping - GPA :
Worchester Polytechnic Inst. Norway, ME, Expected in 02/2006 Certificate of Completion : Five "S" +1 Workshop - GPA :
Worchester Polytechnic Inst. Norway, ME, Expected in 03/2006 Certificate of Completion : Setup Reduction Workshop - GPA :
Safety Works Training Institute Portland, ME, Expected in Certificate of Completion : OSHA 1910 General Industry Health And Safety Guide - GPA :
Dennis Anderson Norway, ME, Expected in 05/2014 Certificate of Completion : Internal Auditing ISO 9001 - GPA :
Camping World - Shop Supervisor
Uxbridge, MA, 12/2017 - 10/2020
  • In charge of maintaining production schedule to meet customer requirements
  • Worked closely with machinist to ensure they had everything needed to complete tasks.
  • Maintained tool inventory
  • Worked closely with shipping to ensure product was shipped in safe and timely manner.
  • Reviewed jobs before going to production to make sure the machine operators would not need anything and that any trap areas were dealt with before production.
  • Worked closely with QC department to ensure the highest quality in production.
  • Ordered new machinery. Dealing with manufacturer to make sure all our specifications were met.
  • Worked closely with all employees and management to maintain a safe and healthy work place.
Sonoco Products Co, - Plant Manager
Sumner, WA, 07/2014 - 12/2020
  • Monitored manufacturing variances to achieve quality improvement while resolving product process and equipment problems.
  • Oversaw employees and related programs to maximize team productivity and facility output.
  • Managed all areas of manufacturing, safety, inventory control and process implementation.
  • Coordinated maintenance strategy for all equipment, including predictive and preventive measures.
  • Promoted high-quality daily production by enforcing product standards and monitoring level of quality.
  • Provided work direction, resolved problems, prepared schedules and supervised operations to ensure timely completion of work for a team of eight.
  • Evaluated and coordinated results of production and supported departments to ensure effective use of labor, materials and equipment resources for production.
  • Adjusted and improved processes to maximize efficiency.
  • Documented and evaluated data about all aspects of production to assess areas in need of improvement.
Cushman & Wakefield - Supervisor
Greenwood Village, CO, 09/2001 - 06/2014
  • Supervised multiple areas during this time period.
  • Production planner from 2008 to 2010.
  • Established and enforced clear goals to keep employees working collaboratively.
  • Complied with company policies, objectives and communication goals.
  • Interviewed applicants, recommended individuals for hiring and evaluated staff performance.
  • Provided ongoing training to address staff needs.
  • Promoted employee safety awareness based on understanding of regulatory mandates and organizational best practices.
  • Transformed work area by increasing production, reducing turnover, eliminating waste and enhancing quality. This was accomplished using Five S+1.
  • Established and maintained operating schedules to provide effective coverage for key areas and achieve objectives.
  • Resolved customer complaints and adjusted policies to meet changing needs.
  • Inspected incoming supplies to conform with materials specifications and quality standards.
  • Coordinated with internal departments to maximize operational efficiency across production and administrative areas.
  • Conveyed project information consistently and quickly to resolve issues and deliver constructive feedback.
  • Performed minor equipment repairs to keep jobs on task and notified maintenance department of major machinery failures.
  • Monitored equipment, checked supplies and coordinated manpower to meet expected demand.
  • Identified and corrected performance and personnel issues to reduce impact to business operations.
Grover Gundrilling Inc. - Gundrill Operator
City, STATE, 10/1998 - 08/2001
  • Operated gundrill machine to produce deep holes in a variety of materials
  • Reviewed work orders assigned to me to ensure high quality standards were met.
  • Helped other operators by double checking work settings.
  • Maintained continuous inspection data.
  • Worked closely with direct supervisor to advise of schedule changes and other needs.
  • Did preventative maintainance on machine per company instruction.

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School Attended

  • Telstar Regional High School
  • Hesser Collage
  • Crestcom
  • Worchester Polytechnic Inst.
  • Worchester Polytechnic Inst.
  • Worchester Polytechnic Inst.
  • Safety Works Training Institute
  • Dennis Anderson

Job Titles Held:

  • Shop Supervisor
  • Plant Manager
  • Supervisor
  • Gundrill Operator


  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Science
  • The Bullet Proof Manager Course
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Certificate of Completion

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