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Production Manager

Granite Falls, North Carolina, 28630, United States
April 20, 2018

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James Scott

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Manufacturing professional with twelve four years of experience. Trained in Lean Manufacturing implementation and thrives in dynamic, challenging and fast-paced work environment. Assertive and enthusiastic knowledge of lean manufacturing and continuous improvement principles.


ISO Lead Auditor 5s and 6s Except

Six Sigma Certified 4Q Trainer

AQS Certified Forklift Certification Trainer

Experienced in Value Stream Analysis ASQ Internal Audit

Software: E21, CAD, Inventor, Excel, Koncur, LX and Epicor


Production Manager / Installation Products/ Electrification Products/ Shift Manager

ABB- Hickory, NC

2016 - 2018

Cultivate a high departmental safety culture, manage safety messages delivered at safety meetings

Initiate actions that support corporate safety goals and programs

Initiate a thorough investigation for all incidents, whether an injury or near miss occurred and properly distribute this information to all managers and supervisor, facilitate adherence to quality plan, ensure that all quality training of team members is effected on time, effect a prompt corrective action plan for customer complaints, which includes properly using the customer complaint data log, create a departmental culture that values customer satisfaction

Meet individual efficiency goals meet individual utilization goals

Meet flexed budget for factory supplies, direct labor, indirect labor, overtime and contract labor, initiate timely and clearly written maintenance repair orders and follow up to ensure up-time maximization, maintain shop supplies at a sufficient level to support operations without excessive spending

Resolve team member issues through problem resolution

Proactively develop personal growth opportunities for team members

Make effective employment decisions including quality hiring, reasonable retention, timely and candid performance evaluation, and appropriate counseling and discipline.

Production Manager


Salisbury, NC


Overseeing the production process, drawing up a production schedule

Ensuring that the production is cost effective

Making sure that products are produced on time and are of good quality

Working out the human and material resources needed

Drafting a timescale for the job

Estimating costs and setting the quality standards

Monitoring the production processes and adjusting schedules as needed

Being responsible for the selection and maintenance of equipment

Monitoring product standards and implementing quality-control

Liaising among different departments, e.g. suppliers, managers; working with managers to implement the company's policies and goals; ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed

Supervising and motivating a team of workers; reviewing worker performance; identifying training needs

Shop Manager / Production Manager


Hildebran, NC


Provide management oversight for Machine Room

Finishing and Assembly (CNC, Panel Saw, Edge Bander, Boring Machines) processes and supervision of 100+ employees

Plan and schedule production activities and supervise production processes, ensuring effective management of production lines and quality product output on time and within budget

Estimate production costs and determine high quality standards; monitor production practices and set schedules as required, allocating materials and human resources for greatest efficiency and cost saving

Select and maintain equipment, supervise product standards, and enforce quality control programs

Collaborate with other managers to execute organizational policies and goals by supervising and inspiring team of workers/ direct reports to perform at optimal levels

Interface with vendors to maintain quality and cost effectiveness through estimating production costs while ensuring adherence to the company policies and goals

Quality Control Manager


Hickory, NC


Investigated customer issues and complaints related to product quality, ensuring high level of internal and external customer service

Supervised work of final inspectors and all inspection activity to ensure standards were met throughout production cycle

Developed, collected and analyzed product samples, statistical data and product specifications to align with standards; created, implemented and documented inspection criteria and procedures

Formulated, documented and maintained quality standards and on- going quality control objectives: coordinated objectives with production with plant manager to maximize productivity and quality standards

Communicated quality control test results and provided feedback and interpretation to production management and staff

Produced reports regarding non-conformance of products or process, daily production quality, root cause analysis, and quality trends

Supported development of product specifications to ensure error free procedure and products; played active role of on internal continuous improvement teams, designed, developed and implemented quality control training programs

Ensured compliance with safety standards, corporate guidelines and business ethics.

B & B Scott’s Roofing


Granite Falls, NC


Responsible for controlling every stage of roofing installations or repairs to residential and commercial properties

To aim to complete projects on time and within budget, while ensuring that roofing teams work in safe conditions

To carry out their duties, roofing project managers require skills and experience in supervision, costing and project planning, in addition to excellent knowledge of roofing techniques and materials

Hiring and firing employees

Maintain update with safety laws

Contain safety meeting with all employees

Rough End Supervisor


Lenoir, NC

1992 to 2005

Consistently promoted to increasingly complex and responsible positions from entry-level employee to management for all production within rough mill area to meet required deadlines, and supervised over 100 employees.

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