12006 Main Street NE • Lake Stevens, WA 11111 • (425)-555-5555 • ajob@Hamilton.org SUMMARY Talented and accomplished Management professional with extensive background in Manufacturing, Production, Quality Assurance, and Operations. Highly knowledgeable in shop floor Kaizen methodology, lean manufacturing, and value stream mapping. Familiar with product development, production ramping, and process enhancement. Consistent record of improving production, reducing costs, and increasing both product quality and customer satisfaction. Adept at developing and implementing policies, procedures, and processes. Proficient at directing training and safety programs. Experienced in budget preparation, project management, and technology initiative implementation. Outstanding leadership, motivation, and communication skills.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Dri-Eaz Products Inc., Burlington, WA 2001 – 2007 Manufacturing / Production Manager Supervised 60 personnel in daily manufacturing and assembly of commercial dehumidification and airmoving products. Managed five departments, with total budget responsibility of $3.8 million. Oversaw capital purchases. Hired and trained personnel, performed staff evaluations. Achieved tremendous increases in productivity and efficiency through the introduction of lean manufacturing and Kaizen methodologies, as well as other process improvements. Planned, organized, and led 12 successful Kaizen events over period of nine months, resulting in improved ability to exceed quality expectations, reduce costs, and maintain on-time delivery. Increased production 300% in six months through introduction of lean production initiatives. Decreased lead times from six weeks to three days over same period, while increasing inventory turns from four to 14 per month. Utilized 5-s methodology to organize workplace and set up environment suited to supporting lean production. Decreased non-value-added activities 50%.