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Tool Room Managers are responsible for keeping tools and coordinating workers using the equipment. Examples of Tool Room Manager duties are supervising daily operations, solving technical issues, maintaining tool history, implementing safety rules, running safety audits, and assisting customers. Based on our collection of resume samples for this position, the most sought-after skills in a Tool Room Manager are technical expertise, leadership, attention to safety, customer focus, multitasking, and computer competences. Most candidates showcase in their resumes postsecondary training in a technological field.

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Production/tool Room Manager

Oversaw manufacturing and tool room for sheet metal stamping operations. Managed 7 direct reports. Trained employees on operational equipment effectiveness (OEE) process.

  • Enabled root cause analysis; implemented process to capture accurate data to assess true plant performance.
  • Increased productivity 20%, reduced changeover time 25%, and improved on time delivery 35%; implemented visual shop floor management system providing a way to visually explain KPIs and see shop floor status.
  • Reduced headcount 15% by introducing one piece flow and re-layout of the CNC stamping press into a cell rather than individual stand-alone presses.
  • Implemented SAP within the fabrication area with zero customer interruptions during transition.
  • Decreased setup time 10%-15% in 2 months and reduced WIP inventory 10% equaling $500K in savings.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
2

Senior Manufacturing Engineer / Tool Room Manager

Led cross-functional "design for manufacturability" team for new product design to ensure optimal processing, quality control, and cost effectiveness. Implementation of Solid Works CAD system.

  • Managed a team of 4 tool room machinists, design of fixtures, gages, and cutting tools. Developed priority matrix to support multiple facilities. Participated in union contract negotiations.
  • Directed transition process of high volume production components to China facility.
  • Participated in Value Stream Mapping team to crate Focus Factory Business Unit for 6 Sigma project.
  • Managed a team of 43 machinists/assemblers, including 6 team leaders, and 2 maintenance technicians in a 3-shift union environment. Direct report of manufacturing engineer and production planner/buyer.
  • Developed and implemented visual production scheduling boards and operational reporting metrics resulting in 22% productivity improvement, and improving on time delivery to 98% in 2004.
  • Led Kaizen events for balancing cell's workload, standard work, set-up reduction SMED, and 5S. Incased production quotas by an average of 17%, reduced set-up time from an average of 90 to 30 min.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Science
BS
Manufacturing Technology And Management
3

Tool Room Manager

  • Managed and maintained over $250,000 of government assets, resulting in minimum misuse and damage.
  • Supervised a team of 6 members to ensure deadlines were met, goals were reached, and overall task accomplishment.
  • Ordered and replaced over $110,000 of hand and power tools, tool containers, and specialized equipment in over 40 individual toolboxes in order to maintain fully operational tool sets.
  • Assisted in rewriting the publication which governs all tools and positive tool control throughout the unit resulting in optimum performance in all aspects.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Tool Room Manager

Insured quality maintenance procedures were complied with, on a fleet of 25 helicopters through constant management, supervision, and training to effectively conduct more than 5,000 mishap free flight hours.

  • Conducted over 100 audits on work centers and programs to insure safety and quality maintenance procedures were being complied with.
  • Mentored and counseled employees on daily performance and professional development.
  • Successfully managed all programs assigned in accordance with all appropriate orders and directives.
  • Conducted weekly training sessions with employees through organizational planning to ensure all employees in the department remained current on all weekly, monthly, and annual training requirements.
  • Interpreted sketches, blue prints, and system schematics to assist with instructional maintenance procedures.
  • Managed hazardous material program to include coordinating use of proper protective equipment distinguished by use of material safety data sheets, as well as identification, proper use and disposal of hazardous material.
  • Ensured Operational Risk Management was in cooperation with all maintenance actions with various command elements.
  • Managed the maintenance department to maintain all aircraft in an operational status while ensuring aircraft were configured correctly to perform mission requirements.
  • Performed and supervised the maintenance and rework of several aircraft in hostile and austere conditions completing all required maintenance safely and in a timely manner, ensuring that the aircraft were available and ready to perform the missions needed.
Candidate Info
11
months in
workforce
11
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
5

Maintenance & Tool Room Manager

For a major Manufacturer of Steering and Suspension Components. Supervised and directed skilled trades, general labor, and all other indirect employees to efficiently service all production and facility maintenance requirements. Supervised up to 80-100 hourly employees and their facilitators over a three shift operation. Supervised the following trades; Plumbers, Millwrights, Machine Repair, Toolmakers, Electricians and Labors. Managed Preventative and Predictive Maintenance Programs as well as developed short and long-range plans for the Maintenance department. Worked with manufacturing on JIT deadlines. Directed and instructed facilitators, maintenance and toolroom employees and general labor on safety work practices and ensured proper compliance. Directed and instructed facilitators in implementing decisions in response to complaints or discipline. Directed facilitators to follow proper grievance procedures and to resolve grievances when possible. Directed purchasing activities associated with maintenance materials, replacement parts, and stocking requirements. Coordinated outside contracting services for emergency repairs and technical support as needed. Led the department in developing changes to conform to lean manufacturing principles and cost reduction activities.

  • Certified ISO 14001 Auditor
  • Organized and implemented a total predictive and preventative maintenance program
  • Improved uptime on a high volume assembly machine by 30%
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
6

Sr. Tool & Die Maker/tool Room Manager

Managed complete 5-man tool room from procurement of raw materials to finished product.

  • Made capital expenditures within allotted budget.
  • Designed and developed an air operated RTV dispenser that improved production by 500% and quality by 125%.
  • Designed, engineered, & implemented a machine modification that enabled a machine to populate a larger printed circuit board, increasing production by more than 110%
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Tool & Die
7

Night Shift Tool Room Manager

Produced bright stainless steel trim bezels using roll form and stamping processes. Core member of team to improve productivity and quality, resulting in 50% reduction of manufacturing lead time. Implemented manufacturing improvements to meet lean manufacturing goals. Implemented modular section roll sub-assemblies for quick change-over of roll form machinery. Extensive trouble-shooting of presses, die repair, organization and staging of dies. Supervised two individuals.

  • Initiated preventive maintenance program for tooling and fixtures to improve productivity and quality
  • Increased stamping speed by approximately 8% and reduced press downtime by 12%
  • Developed several techniques to improve slug removal in roll forming operations
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Tool And Die
8

Marksmanship Training Unit Manager/tool Room Manager, 2d Maintenance Battalion

Managed the Marksmanship Training Unit personnel and training. Tracked qualification and training statistics. Ensured safety procedures and training standards were followed on pistol ranges. Scheduled ranges for annual qualifications. Supervised the content and execution of all classes. Ensured personnel were knowledgeable and conducted classes in a professional manner. Served as Battalion Motorcycle Mentorship Program Safety Officer observing all battalion rides and ensuring all riders were up to standards. Served as primary approving authority for all training events and ranges on [company name].

  • Reinvigorated marksmanship training for the command and ensured 1400+ personnel received their annual rifle and pistol qualifications.
  • Supervised execution of live fire ranges with zero safety incidents.
  • Received commendatory correspondence from Jacksonville City Mayor recognizing him for individual achievement in community service to the Sturgeon City Student Leadership Development Institute.
  • Served as Tool Room Supervisor in 2014 and reestablished tool room control by restructuring tools and equipment, log books and folders and ensuring that calibration of equipment was logged appropriately.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Commercial Diving
Management And Leadership
9

Tool Room Manager

Managed and scheduled the production of a 15 man mold shop.

  • Designed injection molds using Cad-Key.
  • Managed repair and revision programs.
  • Developed a system for blueprint data storage.
  • Reduced shop expenses by 25% through strict inventory control and location of the best pricing.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
Mathematics And Cnc Programming
10

Shop Chief/tool Room Manager

Worked directly with the Secretary of the Air Force and Chief of Staff of the Air Force, maintained a one of a kind test aircraft valued $120M that carries senior Air Force leadership to various stations around the globe. Also managed the completion of local air refueling missions on station for all test aircraft.

  • Trained and led14-person team in all maintenance operations. During the course of 1000 flights had zero safety issues
  • Reviewed and analyzed unit priority mission kit and returned $1M in critical components to the Air Force supply chain
  • Selected as Dedicated Crew Chief and coordinated 556 maintenance actions with a 100% Quality Assurance pass rate
  • Oversaw Squadrons Self Aid Buddy Care program and conducted 25 classes to prepare teammates for any incident
  • Managed $8M in tools, special equipment/test measurement devices, and inspected total of 2886 pieces of equipment
  • Managed Hazardous waste program and aced annual Command level inspection, awarded AFMC Chief of Safety award
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AS
Aviation Maintenance
BA
Business Management

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