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Manager Plant

United States
65,000- 80,000
March 05, 2018

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Barry Jackson

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Spartanburg, SC 29301


To Whom It May Concern,

Thank you for the opportunity to apply for the management position role at your company. After reviewing your job description, it’s clear you're looking for a candidate that is extremely familiar with the responsibilities associated with the role, and can perform them confidently. Given these requirements, I am certain that I have the necessary skills to successfully do the job adeptly and perform above expectations.

I am a detailed-oriented professional who has been consistently praised as proactive by my co-workers and management.Over the course of my twenty-year career, I’ve developed a skill set directly relevant to this role you are hiring for, including cost avoidance,efficiency improvement and world class manufacturing. Overall, I have consistently demonstrated problem solving, leadership and management abilities in every aspect of my roles as Plant Manager/Operations Manager at CHEP North America Pooling systems and Plant Manager at Coca Cola North America- Recycling. I invite you to review my detailed achievements in the attached resume.

After reviewing my resume,I hope you will agree that I am the type of competent and competitive candidate you are looking for. I look forward to elaborating on how my specific skills and abilities will benefit your organization. Please contact me at 864-***-**** or via email at barry.jackson9 to arrange for a convenient meeting time. Thank you for your consideration and I look forward to hearing from you soon. Sincerely,

Barry Jackson

Barry Jackson

Plant Manager

1060 Hunt Club Lane

Spartanburg SC,29301



● Strategic planning

● Negotiations expert

● Procedure development

● Lean manufacturing and design

● Cost reduction and containment

● Quantifiable revenue increases

● Certified Production and Inventory Control Manager (CPIM)

● Analytical

● Personable

● Team building

● Process improvement strategies


Coca Cola Bottling Company-North America-Recycling, Location - Spartanburg, SC Plant Manager

June 2001-April 2009

● Responsible for entire plant operations, safety and productivity.

● Responsible for overall budgeting and successfully cut costs by 15% the first year.

● Process Development

● Increased productivity by 10% while simultaneously reducing head count by 12%.

● Recruited, hired and trained around 100 new employees for plant operations and logistics.

● Identified inefficiencies and made recommendations for process improvements.

● Assisted in writing all process control procedures.

● Responsible for entire plant P&L.

● Optimized the overall customer experience through customer visits and continuous communications.

CHEP North America Pooling Systems, Simpsonville,SC - Plant Manager/Operations Representative

June 2009-November 2017

● -Responsible for entire plant operations.

● -Inventory Control Specialist

● -Logistics and planning

● -Annual budgeting

● -Responsible for P&L

● -Worked with SAP Operating Systems

● -Process improvements

● -Proficient in Microsoft Office

● -Frequented customer facilities to ensure product quality and satisfaction.

● -Trained and developed all office and management staff.

● -Responsible for progressive disciplinary actions.

● -Maintenance budgeting and procurement

● -Responsible for entire plants safety for zero harm results.

● -5S/Lean Manufacturing


Spartanburg High School 85’

Top 10% of class

Spartanburg Community College 87’

Associate in Arts: Business Management

-Top 10% of class

- Operations Management seminar

-Coursework in Business, Management and Communications

-Principles of Financial Accounting coursework

-Operations and Quality Management coursework

-Managerial Statistics and Management Communication coursework AWARDS

Graduated Cum Laude in high school and college


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