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02/16/13 Senior Supply
Hoya Xponent is looking to hire an Operations Specialist in
Monrovia, CA. This position requires a background in planning
and purchasing of electronics in a global manufacturing
environment. Under the direction of the Production Manager,
the Operations Specialist will play a significant role
ensuring that build plans and supporting materials are ordered
and executed in a cost effective timely manner with a focus on
quality, customer service and cost. He/she will control
production build plans, inventory and WIP at various supplier
factories to ensure that lead times, yield, responsiveness and
stocking levels are achieved. Internally, he/she will create
and maintain a database for planning and buying systems to
ensure delivery targets, customer service and business
objectives are met. This individual will be responsible for
negotiating purchase agreements, driving favorable terms and
conditions as well as cost reduction wherever and whenever
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Support an MRP implementation and help establish
processes and procedures for usage:
Develop an approach to
implement an MRP/ERP system.
Database programming skills are desirable, but not
Act as the interface between sales and
operations and establish compliance plans as well as
reporting strategies for all stakeholders.
Establish methods and processes to support materials
Establish metrics to report vendor performance on
Quality, Delivery and Cost.
- Material and Inventory Control:
Responsible for global
inventory management, inventory levels & turns, perform
safety stock calculations, control of stock room functions,
track incoming/outgoing inventory.
Ensures any vendor issues pertaining to delivery, quality
or price is conveyed promptly to vendor and resolved.
- WIP Tracking:
Work with foreign Contract Manufactures
to establish, monitor and report WIP tracking.
Analyze production WIP and yield reports to optimize
- Customer Service:
Track and reports all sales and
samples delivered to customers.
Review invoices for purchased commodities as required by
Accounts Payable. Assure that documentation is correct.
Resolve discrepancy problems with Accounts Payable in a
- This position may be required to perform additional
duties not listed above.
Must have experience sourcing electro-optical components
and have a basic understanding of various manufacturing
processes such as PCB, wafer and die manufacturing, injection
molding, die casting, extruding, and vacuum forming.
Experience working with ERP systems and MRP from both a
Planner and Buyer perspective. Experience working with
off-shore contract manufacturers and foundries is a plus. Must
be able and willing to travel internationally to accomplish
the objectives above.
Education and/or Experience:
A Bachelorís degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations,
Accounting, Logistics or related field is desirable. Minimum
5-7 years hands-on experience in an operations role is
required. APICS (CPIM) certification is desirable but not
Ability to read and write reports, conduct business in
English with ESL (English as a Second Language) vendors and
suppliers. Communicate in a manner that is clear, concise and
deliberate. Ability to speak, read, and write Mandarin, Thai
or Japanese is desirable, but not required.
The physical demands described here are representative of
those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform
the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations
may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform
the essential functions. While performing the duties of this
job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to
finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear.
Note: The company reserves the right, at any time,
with or without notice, to alter or change job
responsibilities, reassign or transfer job positions, or
assign additional job responsibilities.
Send resume to
No agencies, please.
02/16/13 Senior Supply
Semiconductor Start-Up, Monrovia, CA
Fast growing, venture-capital backed semiconductor company
(about 65 employees and growing) has an immediate need for a
Senior Supply Chain Manager.
This position will be responsible for production planning
and scheduling activities including master planning, detailed
scheduling for back end operations, oversight of overseas
contract manufacturers and suppliers, and monitoring and
reporting of results to management.
Ideal candidate will have experience in high-tech
manufacturing environment, start-up or small company
experience, be very hands-on, enjoy wearing many hats, and be
a super user of Excel.
Essential Job Functions:
- Work with Sales to understand demand and construct
- Analyze supply chain capacity and lead times
- Develop production plans that will meet demand
- Analyze new orders and make delivery commitments
- Prepare detailed schedules for WIP movement from fab
through to customer deliveries
- Communicate demand to suppliers, Contract Manufacturers,
and the internal fab
- Track and report performance metrics
- Some International travel required
Education and Experience:
- Bachelors degree in Business, Industrial Engineering, or
- Minimum of 5 years Planning and/or Supply Chain, and a
minimum of 2 years supervisory experience
- Proficiency in building and utilizing Excel spreadsheets
- Familiarity with MRP and Cost Accounting tools
- Strong analytical skills and consulting skills, with the
ability to influence, work effectively, and implement
solutions in a cross-functional, team environment
- Must demonstrate strong communication, interpersonal,
and presentation skills; fluency in Mandarin a plus
$90,000 - $120,000 + employee benefits + stock options