Above is a manufacturing resume writing sample. To begin, enter your contact information at the top (if your resume is more then one page, enter your info at the top of the second page as well). Next is the summary of qualifications section, this is a few sentences on what qualifies you for the job – a brief overview of your professional qualifications. Next are core competences, items such as strategic planning, operations management, budgeting, inventory control, etc. Next is professional experience, this is a list of your employment background listed in order. Professional development is next, followed by educational background.