Manufacturing Resume Example & Writing Tips [2023]

This is a highly targeted resume for an individual that has only been in one job position. The document will be suitable for finding a variety of leadership, team building customer service positions in manufacturing or plant operations.



Alternate job titles: Manufacturing Manager, Production Manager, Plant Manager

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Mid Level

Bachelors Degree

Manufacturing Resume Example Introduction

Short Summary for Manufacturing Resume

Skilled Manufacturing Manager with a passion for impeccable customer satisfaction accomplished
by meeting quality, cost, safety, and lead time expectations. Talented at both building teams and improving team performance through innovative management techniques. Offers thoughtful comprehensive feedback and recognition to promote productivity and company loyalty.

Resume Statements & Sentences

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Managed day-to-day manufacturing operations, including supervision and assignment delegation for 100-200-member team.
  • Led operational staff, HR and labor relations, including Metal Fabrication, Finishing,
    Assembly, Shipping and Receiving Departments to maximize business efficiency in a manufacturing
  • Recruited, hired, and trained new employees both salaried and union.


  • Increased customer satisfaction by following up on customer feedback and taking appropriate measure to resolve
  • Collaborated with management team to introduce lean manufacturing practices, including a Kaizen improvement effort to improve productivity and reduce cost, an example being a 68% increase in Warehouse
  • Planned and executed meetings and events for groups of 2 to
  • Led cross-functional communication and initiatives to ensure customer delivery expectations were As a result, on time delivery improved from 83% to consistently 95% and above.
  • Represented the facility to customers, salesforce, and upper levels of
  • Improved and exceeded company-wide product lead time goals reducing many by 50%.
  • Achieved maximum performance across safety, maintenance, and production
  • Trained, mentored, and supported a high-performing, customer focused, safety and quality- minded team, providing regular performance reviews, feedback, and
  • Initiated a new safety program which resulted in no OSHA recordable incidents for two

Areas of Expertise

Manufacturing Job Skills

  • Inventory Management
  • Talent Management
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Team Building
  • Union leadership Liaison
  • Customer Service & Satisfaction
  • Quality & Productivity Improvement
  • Operations Management
  • Continuous Improvement Initiatives
  • Leadership Development
  • Safety Performance Improvement Team