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Assistant Production Managers provide support to production managers. Some of their duties are overseeing manufacturing processes, coordinating employees, monitoring production processes effectiveness, handling quality control, and making sure deadlines are met. Those looking to work as Assistant Production Managers should highlight in their resumes skills such as manufacturing processes expertise, organization, people skills, communication, technical expertise, and computer literacy. Successful example resumes for this position showcase at least an Associate’s Degree in engineering, chemistry, or food technology, depending on the field.

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Assistant Production Manager

Implemented cost analysis and job costing procedures to improve job quoting

  • Developed rapport with vendors and negotiated pricing, thereby decreasing search time for products within budget
  • Enacted electronic inventory control to reduce inventory costs by 45%
  • Identified software "glitch" and recommended change which produced a $250k savings the first year and annually thereafter
  • Set up displays in showroom and organized all remnants sales, tagged all inventory and kept in orderly fashion.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Medical Billing / Coding
2

Retail Production Supervisor/assistant Production Manager

Orchestrated production of over 750,000 revenue dollars' worth of product within three months' time

  • Built and headed a new retail production department from the ground up
  • Wrote assembly processes for mass-scale production and technical manuals (Material Assembly Instructions) for several products which were instrumental in improving employee training and product quality
  • Coordinated and supervised assembly work for assembly crews and maintained necessary level of communication between shifts and across departments
  • Trained staff of 10 direct labor employees to perform assembly of product as well as observed and recorded routing times for all processes
  • Oversaw production process and managed production schedule while preparing and maintaining production reports and personnel records
  • Managed production floor in the production managers' absence
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
3

Assistant Production Manager

  • Supervised the Trim and Final Finish departments in a manufactured housing plant.
  • Conducted final inspections on all finished housing units.
  • Ensured all products were built to the customer's order and engineered plans.
  • Conducted electrical and plumbing system tests to ensure compliance with UL and State of Florida codes and requirements.
  • Worked in numerous positions on the production line as needed.
  • Trained and evaluated production workers.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Tactical Vehicle Operations And Mobile Power Distribution
4

Assistant Production Manager

LIFE Publications is a monthly newspaper serving 9 towns in the Greater Hartford area. Bought by the Turley family in 2013, it merged with two weekly publications as well. My responsibilities within this company have been many and progressive:

  • Responsible for the successful printing of nine monthly newspapers produced and printed in a two week time frame. Maintained coordination with off site printer and resolved all printing problems.
  • Supervised seven staff members and five freelancers. Applied human resource skills to maintain staff levels.
  • Processed, designed and proofed advertisements for customers. Tactfully dealt with problems and assured satisfaction. Assisted with page design.
  • Sales staff support for 11 advertising sales representatives selling an average of 400 ads at $170,000 per month.
  • Editorial staff support for 10 editors/writers producing on average 72 page editions sent to a circulation of 106,500 monthly..
  • Oversaw production of the Hartford Stage and Bushnell Playbills, and production and distribution of Parks and Recreation catalogs for four towns.
  • Classified advertisement and mailing department manager.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
English
5

Assistant Production Manager

Managed the day-to-day activities of supervisors and supervised various components of studies, including maintaining and improving quality standards.

  • Managed staff, which included enforcing the work rules and policies, and monitored supervisors to make sure they were on task.
  • Oversaw project execution and management, which included performing high level sample management tasks, writing training materials and monitoring the progress of quality control tasks.
  • Acted as a model of professionalism for supervisors and maintained good communication channels with subordinates, peers and managers.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
History
6

R&d Manager & Assistant Production Manager

Implemented market researches in order to capture trends for developing new products of Shirataki Noodles that are traditional Japanese noodles having low calories.

  • Researched definitions of FDA health claims for value-added new products.
  • Formulated samples of new products and calculated the nutritional facts by referring to USDA data.
  • Responsible for developing new products from the laboratory stage to the scale-up test in the plant.
  • QA related tasks carrying out a gluten presence test, a bacteriological examination, pH, color and elasticity.
  • Managed more than 20 employees in production and improved operation methods as well as the yield.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Plant Science And Resources
7

Assistant Production Manager

Developed relationships with staffing agencies and collaborated with Branch Managers to insure facility is adequately staffed for upcoming projects.

  • Supervised both full-time and temporary staff in a 3rd Party distribution facility, 5-20 personnel depending on project volume.
  • Managed the facility's drivers to insure the Account Managers and Print Division were being supported, to include planning routes, vehicle selection, fuel usage and reduction of overtime.
  • Collaborated with small package carriers to schedule pick-ups, either by drop and pull or live load. Developed relationships with small package hub staff to assist the facility on equipment availability. Also, established alliance with the Strategic Account Manager to assist the facility in the utilization of Worldship and Quantum View.
  • Optimized production floor layouts to insure client expectations are met while maintaining labor budgets.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Management
MA
Management System
Logistics And Distribution
8

Assistant Production Manager

Managed the multiple monthly direct mail campaigns from conception to completion

  • Created, regulated and coordinated timelines for scheduled due dates with internal/external clients
  • Provided vendors all job orders, purchase order and data instructions to process the project
  • Reviewed all materials prior to release to ensure proper specs have been met
  • Reviewed all vendor proofs to assure accuracy through all phases of the vendor process
  • Developed a department SOP document and accompanying supporting documents
  • Managed and maintained the opening, closing and kept paperwork for 43 PO boxes current across the U.S.
  • Created mocked up comps of prospective creatives for approval by various departments
  • Obtained competitive cost estimates for all components within the campaign budget.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
English
9

Assistant Production Manager

  • Coordinated all aspects of manufacturing activities of 8 lines of various perishable frozen products.
  • Directly managed 3 supervisors, 50 employees on 2nd shift.
  • Designed and created detailed employee training manuals, SOP's and a New Hire Orientation program.
  • Developed and implemented numerous Lean/5S policies and procedures.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Baking Science And Management
Green Belt Lean Six Sigma
Baking Science And Technology
10

Art Director & Assistant Production Manager

  • Independently designed all editorial pages and internal advertisements for 13 issues of [company name], a monthly equestrian lifestyle magazine with page counts ranging from 96 pages to more than 200 pages.
  • Collaborated with leadership to re-design the magazine's brand, including the cover, folio and editorial templates.
  • Managed the placement of editorial and advertising content by partnering with Sales, Advertising and Editorial partners to ensure sales and content needs were met.
  • Delivered design files to the printer and ensured all production and printing needs were met on a monthly basis.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts

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