Machine Shop Foreman Resume Example

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By Kellie Hanna, CPRW, Career Advice Expert Last Updated: January 22, 2021
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machine shop foreman resume template

Jeremy Doe
123 Fake Street | City, State, Zip Code Cell: 000-000-0000 | Home: 000-000-0000 |


Extremely organized and diversely talented foreman and manager with more than 20 years’ consistent contributions in managing machine shop operations. Oversee all aspects of business, including purchasing, quoting and project management. Adept at developing cost reduction strategies for current fabricating processes while also identifying opportunities to improve existing products manufacturability. Action-oriented leader with proven track record of successfully completing complex projects and strong ability to build rapport with technology, executive and business audiences.

Key Skills
Computer aided manufacturing software (CAM) Geometric dimensioning expertise Manufacturing systems integration Lean principles and 5S methodology Value stream mapping Quality control standards

Machine Shop Foreman August 1994 to Current Tavis Metal and Fabrication Rogers, MN Drive project production efforts of 8 employees to complete projects to company standards, on time and within budget constraints. Formulate quotes on all projects requiring machining work by utilizing JobBOSS and Windows Vista Business software. Purchase all machining and safety supplies and design, manufacture and Implement all machining fixtures. Establish pay parameters and payroll and perform scheduling and employee reviews. Conduct monthly meetings to effectively motivate staff to meet goals and objectives. Program lathe, vertical and horizontal machining centers off-line to enhance efficiency. Assure ISO compliance through performing internal audits. Special Achievements Directly oversaw all aspects of $2M account, including material acquisition, programming, tooling, estimating and scheduling. Completed dozens of projects weekly by leveraging Mastercam software to produce drawings, maintain CAD files and draw documents. Created and led presentations on Company Name value stream transformation and mapping. Captain January 2002 to March 2012 Northeast Sherburne Fire and Rescue Baldwin Township, MN Provided leadership and coordination for volunteer fire service. Performed life support services during medical emergencies on scene and en route to the hospital. Rapidly assessed whether life threatening criteria was present and took immediate action. Special Achievement Firefighter of the Year Award, Baldwin Fire Department, 2005.