Jim Walsworth


Production / Plant / Operations Manager


As an experienced operations professional, I have consistently reduced costs, improved productivity and streamlined operational efficiencies for small to mid-size manufacturers. My ability to identify process improvements and apply best practices has continuously increased profitability for my companies.

Work experience

Work experience
Dec 2003 - Mar 2009

Engineering Manager

Royal Industries, Inc.
($50M Manufacturer) Led team of 13 through rapid growth period, implementing new programs and procedures. Worked closely with sales, manufacturing and builders, assuring job specifications were met. Managed $500K budget.
Jun 1993 - Dec 2003

General Operations Manager

Cervitor Kitchens, Inc.

Oversaw operations of 60,000 square foot manufacturing facility with four departments. Hired and trained 50 employees. Implemented process improvements, training and performance review programs. Ensured OSHA compliance. Directed HAZMAT handling



California State University-Northridge



Skilled in building trades

Rough and finish carpentry Drywall & Painting Electrical & Plumbing Cabinets Tile and flooring Contracted and worked with other trades

Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Word

Workman' Comp. Compliance

AQMD Compliance

HAZ-MAT handling

OSHA Compliance


Safety Training

Set up and implemented safety programs.

Facilities Management

Operations Management

Plant management

Production Management




California State Unviversity - Northridge
Dec 1988 - Apr 2013

California Contractors License

Class B - #734906 - currently inactive