Manufacturing Specialist

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Earle Fontano | (459) 995-9133 | Atlanta, GA


I have over 3 years of experience as a Manufacturing Specialist. I am responsible for overseeing the production process, ensuring that products are manufactured according to specifications and quality standards. I also provide training and support to Production Associates on best practices in manufacturing processes and safety procedures. In addition, I maintain accurate records of inventory levels and product outputs.


Manufacturing Specialist at Microsoft Corporation, IDJun 2022 - Present

  • Reduced production costs by 10% through process and equipment improvements.
  • Implemented new quality control procedures that reduced customer complaints by 25%.
  • Developed a training program for new employees that decreased onboarding time by 50%.
  • Led a team of 15 workers to produce 100 widgets per hour.
  • Instituted 5S practices in the work area which increased efficiency and safety.

Manufacturing Specialist II at Apple Inc., IDAug 2019 - May 2022

  • Led a team of 3 in the production of 500 units per day, ensuring that all products met quality standards.
  • Trained 5 new employees on proper assembly techniques and safety procedures.
  • Implemented a new inventory tracking system that reduced waste by 10%.
  • Negotiated with suppliers to obtain better pricing for raw materials, resulting in a cost savings of $1,500 per month.
  • Suggested process improvements that increased efficiency by 15% and decreased cycle time by 30 minutes.


High School Diploma at Harvard University, MASep 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.


  • Quality control
  • Production planning
  • Inventory management
  • Materials handling
  • Maintenance and repair
  • Health and safety procedures
  • Use of manufacturing equipment

Shawndell Mcgonegle | (832) 120-2049 | Bismarck, ND


I am a Manufacturing Specialist with over 3 years experience in the industry. I have gained an extensive knowledge of manufacturing practices and procedures through my work history. I possess strong problem solving skills, which has helped me to resolve issues within the production process. My attention to detail ensures that products are produced accurately and to specifications. I also have excellent communication skills, which allows me to effectively communicate with other members of the team.


Manufacturing Specialist at John Deere, NDApr 2022 - Present

  • Reduced scrap material by 10% through process and quality improvements.
  • Implemented new production methods that increased efficiency by 15%.
  • Trained 3 new employees on proper safety procedures.
  • Led a team of 5 workers in completing a rush order with 100% accuracy.
  • Maintained perfect attendance for 2 years.

Manufacturing Specialist II at Caterpillar, NDJul 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Successfully increased production by 15% through the implementation of new process and quality control measures.
  • Decreased downtime on the manufacturing floor by 20% through proactive maintenance scheduling.
  • Trained and mentored 3 new employees on company policies and procedures.
  • Reorganized the warehouse to improve efficiency and decrease shipping times by 10%.
  • Worked with suppliers to negotiate lower prices for raw materials, resulting in a 5% cost savings.


High School Diploma at Central High School, NDAug 2015 - May 2019

I have learned English, Math, Science, and Social Studies while studying my High School Diploma.


  • Quality control
  • Process improvement
  • Project management
  • Lean manufacturing principles
  • Six Sigma methodology
  • Kaizen philosophy
  • Value stream mapping