Ben F

Production Supervisor - 1 Years of Experience - Near 95135


Production Supervisor


San Jose, CA

Education Level:

Some College Units Completed

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Summary: Production Supervisor responsible for providing supervision to of 80 operators and 3 technicians in production assembly line in clean room environment. Ensured execution of personnel training on inventory processes. Managed personnel, day-to-day production activities, time reporting, and personnel actions such as, cross-functional training. Monitored, audited and reconciled daily inventory movements. Ensured all production build schedules were met. Utilized MES (Oracle-based). Key Accomplishments: Developed departmental standard operating procedures targeted to a cross-functional team. Collaborate with engineers on process improvements. Accomplished annual targeted goals under budget through cost reduction activities. Clif Bar, Emeryville, CA June 2012 - Dec. 2012 Inventory Analyst Summary: Monitored, audited and reconciled daily inventory movements from the 3PLs. Reviewed warehouse inventory reports to ensure that data between the 3PL and Clif Bar inventory systems are synced on a daily basis. Investigated and reconciled discrepancies with 3PLs to solve recurring problems. Key Responsibilities: * Analyzed daily shipments and EDI transmissions from 3PLs to ensure accurate and timely transmissions. Resolved transmission errors daily to maintain inventory accuracy. Investigated causes of damage, short shipments or other loss of product. Prepared inventory reports. Communicated product holds, returns, and inventory levels to production planning and sales departments via regular reporting. Leap Frog Enterprises, Emeryville, CA July 2002 - Oct 2011 * Planner (2006 - 2011) Summary: Planner for North American Region (Canada, Mexico, USA) and Leap Frog's on line store. Developed production plans for mfg based on capacity, material availability and throughput. Facilitated meetings with Production, Material Management and Engineering to resolve issues with material shortages or yield issues that would impact the production plan. Provided sales support and customer order completion. Reviewed customer requirements and analyzed material supply situations. Monitored unreleased work orders enabling Planning/Buyer teams to forecast purchasing based on future demand. Reviewed and analyzed store inventory needs and moved product to keep inventory at a minimum. Key Accomplishments: Improved accuracy of inventory cycle count. As part of cross-functional team, the launch of in USA and Canada, eventually growing the site to $1 million in sales. Improved work order report and automated HST and duty tax data entry while similarly reducing costs by combining work orders. Experience prior to 2002