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Directors Of Manufacturing coordinate daily operations in a manufacturing unit and make sure products are completed in time. Essential work duties seen on a Director Of Manufacturing example resume are assisting staff members, creating production schedules, reinforcing high standards, finding ways to reduce costs, ensuring operation profitability, and evaluating staff performance. Our collection of resumes in the field focuses on skills like leadership, production processes expertise, organization and planning, decision making, problem solving, and attention to details. Holding a Bachelor's Degree is usually necessary for this position.

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Director of Manufacturing

  • Led focus group on manufacturing methods which resulting in on-time improvement from 62% to 97%
  • Formed and led continuous improvement teams that provided $100k in annual savings during first year
  • Introduced Lean Manufacturing which led to retention of largest customer
  • Set-up POU tooling project resulted in 35% set up reduction
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
2

Director of Manufacturing

Directed manufacturing operations for local start-up company. Responsible for policy and procedures focused on safe and efficient operation of multiple manufacturing systems and processes, covering highly flammable processes and high pressure equipment. Accountable for daily extraction and packaging operations. Managed 11 employees.

  • Commissioned and qualified complex CO2 Extractor, created production flow for the new processing method.
  • Managed several projects focused on upgrading facility infrastructure and optimizing equipment performance.
  • Created training tools to ensure employees were aware of safety risks and proper risk mitigation methods, ensuring compliance with state and city regulations.
  • Met with state representatives and conducted an informal audit of the facility. Worked with auditors to identify, understand, and mitigate safety hazards.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Geography
MA
Business Administration
3

Director of Manufacturing Engineering

Responsible for supervising and directing of; one Manufacturing Engineering Manager, one Production Engineering Manager, one Maintenance/Facilities Manager and six Special Project Manufacturing Engineers.

  • Directed kaizen activities to improve the manufacturablity of current product lines through out manufacturing.
  • Lead TPM efforts to improve equipment uptime and extend current equipment life by improved PM and operator training/support.
  • Guided plant and departmental layouts, capital equipment identification, justification and purchases, plant layouts and expansions, design and purchase of all tooling and equipment.
  • In addition, lead the design and construction of the second Manufacturing facility and identification and installation of the new facility equipment for the scheduled April 2000 opening on time as well as under budget.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Architecture
Machine And Fixture Design
Eng
4

Director of Manufacturing

Manage all inventory and production for this blank apparel supplier. Planning, purchasing, and oversight of all production processes--textile converting and cut and sew factories.

  • Increased order volume by maintaining higher levels of inventory on key items and adding companion products to line in all color offerings. Increased customer satisfaction by providing order status reports and open communication channels regarding special make up orders.
  • Reduced cost by renegotiating raw material and processing contracts with vendors. Bringing costs in alignment with Market.
  • Implemented a quality control system to track and identify source of problem for all 2nd quality product, holding appropriate vendors accountable for cost.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Apparel Design And Merchandising
Business Management
5

Director of Manufacturing Operations

Operations leader responsible for producing millions of chemical reagent tests for medical applications, D.O.D., international and private label customers. Led all aspects Manufacturing Operations including production, scheduling, QA, international supply chain, logistics, inventory, purchasing and capital investments. Managed build out, design and equipment procurement for an additional manufacturing facility, more than doubling existing production capacity. Validated all new processes and equipment.

  • Project Manager for enterprise-wide UDI system per 2016 FDA mandate for medical devices.
  • Reduced inventory by 35% using Lean and JIT, freeing hundreds of thousands in working capital.
  • Worked with R&D and Business Unit to design, develop and manufacture two new product lines.
  • Introduced and implemented Lean, leading numerous effective Kaizen and 5S events.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
AAS
Advanced Manufacturing
6

Director of Manufacturing

Setup a manufacturing facility to produce full scale robotic exhibits for the Zoo, Museum, and Theme Park industries. 60,000 sq. ft. manufacturing plant developed over 700 exhibits and numerous metal, wood, and plastic support items for the exhibits.

  • Managed / Directed 40+ production personnel.
  • Scheduled personnel for all projects.
  • Worked with engineer as the composites Engineer.
  • Designed and Manufactured fully articulated full scale robotic exhibits.
  • Exhibited in the 'Smithsonian Museum"
  • Shown high academic accredited exhibits in over 20 countries.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Manufacturing Management
7

Director of Manufacturing

  • Coached and mentored young manufacturing group with limited water treatment and piping/electrical experience to build equipment, containers and trailers used around the world
  • Implemented B-31.3 manufacturing program for manufactured piping systems
  • Started design review process MDR (Manufacture Design Review Meeting) to reduce errors and increase manufacturing efficiencies
  • Updated production process, quality control and labeling documentation requirements for EPA Registered Biocides
  • Implemented KPI system for project build hours
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
8

Director of Manufacturing

Responsible for managing all domestic and import manufacturing of women's clothing line.

  • Coordinated development of internal clothing line
  • Responsible for costing and placement of all products in appropriate factories insuring quality product and on-time delivery.
  • Created Excel spreadsheet that projected style quantities minimizing access inventory.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
9

Director of Manufacturing

  • Oversee day-to-day manufacturing of $250M sport yacht & yacht facility
  • Lead team of 6 direct & workforce of 555 employees which include manufacturing, quality & engineering
  • Responsible for the safety of all personnel
  • Responsible for facility profitability including productivity, S&E spend and warranty
  • Implemented New Model Integration phase-gate program management system & integrated 2 new models
  • Implemented process & systems to improve productivity levels from 75-85% resulting in annualized savings of over $2.0M
  • Established pull systems/Kanbans that reduced inventory by 25%
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MBA
Master of Business Administration
10

Director of Manufacturing Support

  • Manage Equipment Engineering, Repair & Maintenance, Industrial Engineering, & Training teams (>80 employee's) as well as managing significant strategic initiatives. Migrated to this strategic role after promoting two succession management candidates groomed to promotion after 2-5 years.
  • Managed all Capital of >$260M over 12 years. Includes: plant improvements, capacity expansions, cost reductions driven by ROI on capital needed, and new products requiring capital.
  • Created cost reduction plan requiring a modest capital expenditure with a 22% reduction / ROI of 2-3 years. Also led team to cut variable costs by reducing consumption using lean techniques and almost doubling productivity over 1 year. Status: currently at 16% reduction and still implementing more improvements.
  • Created master plan to reduce cost by 26% with no capital required.
  • Coordinate M&A activity that results in process transfer to Texas Facility. Involved in P&L and cost analysis, manpower, schedule as well as technology transfer.
  • Led team towards company objectives of Zero Defects. Projects used lean techniques specifically FMEA and CIM (Computer Integrated Manufacturing) to target key tools to improve yield and cost goals noted.
  • Created a comprehensive detailed capacity model including mixed flows across 3 separate factories with some shared tools. Model integrates forecast looking out 3 years and identifies both hard and soft bottlenecks. Used model to drive engineering teams to improve throughput of existing tools saving $12-15M in capital avoidance without any impact to stated capacity during just one ramp.
  • Created detailed cost/consumption tool to lead engineering teams to further cost reduction activities. Tool when tied to APICS S&OP (Sales and Operations Plan) demand plan lowered inventory levels with fewer ITP's (interruptions to production).
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MA
Mechanical / Manufacturing Engineering

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