5 manufacturing engineer resume examples


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Work Experience

Manufacturing Engineer

March 2011 – present

  • Redesigned an assembly process using computer-assisted technology to help improve product quality, resulting in a 25 percent reduction in consumer returns.
  • Engineered a new and unique manufacturing process with customized pieces of equipment for a new product line.
  • Oversaw a team of 12 engineers and other staff in the production and manufacturing design of a series of existing products.

Manufacturing Engineer

November 2007 – March 2011

  • Investigated and reconciled problems in the manufacturing process when a large number of customer returns occurred in a short period of time.
  • Launched a new manufacturing layout with reconfigured machinery for an existing product line that improved production speed by six percent.
  • Developed a series of training manuals for staff to follow when new machinery or production processes were implemented.

Manufacturing Engineer

September 1999 – November 2007

  • Assessed prototypes of new or improved product lines to determine best methods of achieving cost-effective mass production.
  • Identified project cost estimates and calculated additional budgetary necessities for new product line production.
  • Pioneered more sustainable and energy-efficient production methods that led to a reduction in resource usage by 10 percent.

Education and Training

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering


ABC University

City, State

Certified Manufacturing Engineer


Society for Manufacturing Engineers


  • Excellent understanding of mechanical processes, tools and other aspects of machine usage and repair.
  • Highly skilled in mathematics and applying subjects like arithmetic, calculus, geometry and other statistical information into my work.
  • Comprehension of advanced design techniques and principles for optimal results when considering product and manufacturing designs.
  • Strong listening skills, which helps me work better to diagnose and solve complicated problems in manufacturing.
  • Outstanding reading comprehension ability when reviewing highly technical materials and manuals about machinery.

Hobbies and Interests

Active road biker. On weekends and some afternoons after work, I ride my bike across the city for fitness and enjoyment. Electric guitarist. I am the guitarist in a local blues band that performs in different parts of the region. Trivia team member. Every Wednesday, my friends and I participate in a team trivia contest at a neighborhood restaurant.


Sample Manufacturing Engineer Resume 4

John Doe

Street Address, City, State  Phone +1 (555) 555 1234


ABC Co., City, State


04/2014 – present

  • Defining robot system architectures and developing communication protocols between robots and sub-systems
  • Representing 3M Springfield IATD during internal and external customer interactions and audits
  • Managing the initial manufacturing pilot builds of new products and managing cost reduction and productivity improvement projects
  • Supporting and improving the manufacture and performance of existing products
  • Working with design engineering in the final development of new products
  • Working with Production personnel to work through production issues & implementing production changes
  • Generating manufacturing documentation and processes (BOM management, assembly and test methods, tools, procedures & drawings

DEF Corp., City, State


08/2007 – 11/2013

  • Manufacturing strategic leader
  • Driving LEAN manufacturing principles and Six Sigma methodologies
  • Ensuring regulatory compliance through Validation & Verification – Plan execution and analysis
  • Providing technical support for stamping manufacturing processes, facilities, and equipment
  • Sourcing, specifying and purchasing production equipment within budgetary guidelines
  • Working with R&D and PD to help transfer new products into production
  • Educating and coaching suppliers in the application of relevant specifications and SABRe


Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

State University, City, State


  • Good knowledge of MS Office Suite and MS project and basic knowledge of Solid Works
  • Knowledge of testing, usability practices. Complete ability to write and execute test scripts and perform usability analyses
  • Methodical/logical approach with strong attention to detail and results orientated with the ability to work to strict deadlines
  • Thorough knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point, Visio, Project, Solidworks, CATIA and other applicable tools
  • Have the ability to conduct design for manufacturability and inspectability assessments
  • Knowledgeable about production quality metrics
  • The ability to take the complex, break it down into easily communicable parts and teach to varying knowledge levels in the shop
  • Knowledge of Failure Mode & Effect Analysis (FMEA), Process Quality Control Plans (PQCP) and Process Capability Studies (Cpk)
  • Excellent communication, people relations, and motivation skills. Ability to develop good working relationships between department leaders
  • Proficient with Solid modeling, CAD software. Knowledge of AutoDesk Inventor

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