Career Opportunities

Date Posted: July 19, 2018

Logistics & Transportation Manager

Company: Woodland Hills, CA

Contact: Monica Hansen;

Monica.Hansen@umusic.com

Job Description:

The Logistics & Transportation Analyst will support the Supply Chain team with financial and operations based analytics, utilizing various tools and quantitative methods to understand, predict and enhance supply chain processes and overall performance. The key responsibility will be to provide end to end visibility of transportation performance and cost. This includes assembling and analyzing data, identifying trends and problems, performing root cause analysis, and presenting recommendations to supply chain leadership to support key initiatives and drive out cost in our daily operation.

Additional Info:

http://jobs.jobvite.com/universalmusicgroup/job/osd17fwx

https://www.apics-ie.org/index.php?gf-download=2018%2F07%2FLogistics-Transportation-Manager.docx&form-id=1&field-id=9&hash=3bbe382dfcd9a871d8ba4eaf8a996e9fa2fb06eea4e0aa66dd272aa1342b88ed


 


Date Posted: July 15, 2018

Materials Manager/Supply Chain Manager

Company: Jensen Precast

Location: Fontana

Contact: Ron Jensen; 

rjensen@jensenprecast.com

Job Description: 

Position would include all facets of materials management and supply chain management.

 


Date Posted: March 26, 2018

Master Scheduler

Company: Marvin Engineering Co. Inc. 

Location: Inglewood

Contact: Miriam Madrazo; jobs@marvineng.com

Job Description:

Specific duties for the position include, but aren’t limited to the following:

1. Develop and maintain the master production schedule within SAP; establish and evaluate scheduling priorities.
2. Establish and develop the overall scheduling methodology and procedures for the assigned product families/IPTs.
3. Identify planning risks to resolve demand/supply and capacity issues. Coordinate any master schedule changes with planning and appropriate departments to maintain/improve OTD.
4. Primary contact for the program management groups regarding scheduling of shipments; alert management to major swings in demand or capacity impacting delivery schedules.
5. Facilitate the review process with Program Management to provide a forecast that ensures all nuances are understood when making production decisions.
6. Develop a continuous Load vs. Capacity analysis to propose immediate actions
7. Utilize the capacity planning tools and feedback from supporting functions to manage and upgrade SAP Planning Master Data.
8. Propose enhancements to SAP system and business processes to achieve OTD performance target
9. Manage and optimize master production schedule to level load production to improve labor and equipment utilization
10. Lead weekly build plan meetings.
11. Facilitate and participate in S & OP processes and meetings to minimize long terms business risks and improve business and product line performances.
12. Develops statistical forecasts for new products being brought on line, or those products that have MEC history but no current customer sales orders in place.
13. Leads the planning focus on inventory optimization, inventory builds in support of customer commitments, or inventory reduction opportunities as identified by planning and supply chain.

Additional Info:

Job Requirements consist of education, skills, training, and competency of Internal Procedures listed and Associated Documents:

1. Bachelor’s Degree in Systems and Operations Management (SOM), Supply Chain / Production, or Operations Management or equivalent work experience
2. Minimum 3 years as a Master Scheduler with a manufacturing company, preferably aerospace, with proven track record of delivering on-time performance and other favorable financial results
3. 3 years SAP experience preferred, or equivalent experience with other tier 1 systems like Oracle.
4. APICS CPIM, CSCP certification, as well as Lean Certification preferred
5. Professionally related seminars or accredited Operations Management coursework preferred
6. Strong knowledge/ and or experience in of all planning functions – master scheduling, shop floor planning, etc.
7. Advanced working knowledge in Microsoft Office Applications including Excel (pivot tables)
8. Strong knowledge of and exposure to various types of manufacturing processes and controls
9. Self-motivated to excel, act upon and achieve best possible results
10. Good communication skills with all levels of management, inclusive of the various planning functions.
11. Ability to effectively present information to management and program management utilizing Excel and PowerPoint tools.
12. Strong in the areas of training and mentoring planners and peers.


Date Posted: 3/25/2018

Production Planner

Company: Hera Technologies
Location: Ontario, Ca
Contact: Aaron Evans; aaron@heratechnologies.com

Hera Technologies LLC specializes in CNC machining, knife cutting, processing and kitting of a wide variety of engineered, non-metallic materials. Hera’s owners and employees believe that customer satisfaction is first priority. We strive to exceed customers’ expectations by delivering high-quality parts at competitive prices, while beating critical delivery deadlines.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Plan and schedule production orders to ensure customer due dates are met.
• Ensure materials are available for production.
• Manage shop floor materials, stocking, organization.
• Move material where needed, using forklift and material handling equipment.
Licenses/Certification/Registration:
• Six Sigma Green belt
APICS certification preferred
Qualifications:
• Excellent planning, organization, and problem-solving skills.
• Self-starter, high energy, team player
• ERP/MRP system and PC skills – Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
Experience:
• 3-5 years shop floor hands on experience in aerospace fabrication and/or assembly.

Our ideal candidates will be self-motivated, team players, who have the desire to succeed. We care about our employees, have a supportive environment that values trust and respect.
Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!


Date Posted: 3/25/2018
Project Manager, Industrial Engineering
Company: Hera Technologies
Location: Ontario, CA
Contact: Aaron Evans; aaron@heratechnologies.com

Hera Technologies LLC specializes in CNC machining, knife cutting, processing and kitting of a wide variety of engineered, non-metallic materials. Hera’s owners and employees believe that customer satisfaction is first priority. We strive to exceed customers’ expectations by delivering high-quality parts at competitive prices, while beating critical delivery deadlines. We are dedicated to honest, accurate communication and a transparent project management experience.
Position Summary:
• Perform assigned project management to produce results on time and within budget, with project status reporting to customers and management.
• Manage new product development through phased, gated process
• Estimate product/project costs, develop quotes and proposals.
Duties and Responsibilities:
• Define project scope, goals and deliverables. Establish and implement project management processes and methodologies to ensure projects are delivered on time/within budget, adheres to high quality standards, and meets customer expectations.
• Responsible for developing project plans and team assignments, directing and monitoring work efforts, identifying resource needs, performing quality reviews; identifying risks and escalating issues appropriately.
• Conduct project status updates meetings with management and deliver timely progress reports.
• Work effectively with external & internal resources (consultants, contractors and customers) to ensure collaborative partnerships to meet business requirements.
• Responsible for contract administration, supplier/contractor management and negotiations.
Education: BS Industrial Engineering or equivalent experience.
Licenses/Certification/Registration:
o Six Sigma Green or Black Belt
o Project Management Certification
Qualifications:
• Ability to prioritize and react to project changes.
• Excellent planning, organization, and problem-solving skills.
• Excellent PC skills – Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
• Effective communication skills; demonstrated ability to interact across a broad range of organizational levels and functions.
• Excellent interpersonal skills.

Our ideal candidates will be self-motivated, team players, who have the desire to succeed. We care about our employees, have a supportive environment that values trust and respect, we offer a competitive wage and benefits package that includes a generous paid time off plan. Hera Technologies is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.
Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!



 


Date Posted: 2/3/2018

Buyer/Inventory Planner
Company: Laguna Clay Company
Location: City of Industry
Contact: Linda Nguyen; linda@lagunaclay.com

Laguna Clay Co. has become one of the premier manufacturers of clay and glazes. Through the loyalty of our customers and the dedication of our employees, we have become an integral part of the global ceramic community. We attribute our sustained growth to the daily contributions of the remarkable individuals who make up our team.

At Laguna Clay Co., we’re passionate about what we do. Because of our continued expansion, we seek qualified candidates who share our vision, values, and commitment to providing superior customer service. Laguna Clay Co. offers a great 401(k) with company match, excellent medical/dental/vision/life coverage, flexible benefits, Paid Time off, and competitive compensation.

Join the Laguna Clay team at our facility in California!

Expectation for All Employees:
Supports the organization’s mission by exhibiting the following behaviors:
• Commitment to our community
• Teamwork – building long-term partnerships with our suppliers and customers (internal and external)
• Integrity – commitment to and acting with high ethical standards
• Respect – demonstration of esteem, concern, and courtesy towards fellow employees
• Accountability and ownership – taking responsibility for one’s actions and an active role in career development
• Continuous improvement – sustaining an environment that fosters the elimination of waste and variation in process

Position Summary:
As buyer/inventory planner, you will be responsible for replenishing materials on time while focusing on lowering cost and supporting high inventory accuracy levels. This position also supports multi-site inventory control and procurement processes.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Replenish appropriate materials and supplies to support high service levels with the least amount of cost and inventory (cash).
• Maintain high inventory accuracy levels through cycle counting, root cause identification & resolution and coordinate with accounting and finance.
• Analyze inventory metrics and implement opportunities for inventory reduction.
• Work directly with warehouse and production personnel to ensure timely customer deliveries and on time shipping metrics.
• Fill planning responsibilities as requested.
• Manage suppliers to ensure the high-quality, efficient and competitive procurement of quality raw materials and purchased parts.
• Responsible for creating and maintaining Kanban systems.
• Ensure high levels of transaction disciplines are maintained and coordinated with cost accounting.
• Investigate inventory errors, identify root causes and develops solutions for all inventory move transactions.
• Negotiate and request quotes for raw material purchases.
• Maintain vendor pricing and planning information in ERP system.
• Other duties as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Expertise in Microsoft Excel preferred
• Understanding of purchasing, inventory and warehouse operational processes essential
• Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize multiple activities simultaneously
• Working knowledge of ERP systems in a process manufacturing setting (Sage 100, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Epicor or similar).
• APICS certified preferred
• An interest in Ceramics preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Required Education:
• Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management (or equivalent) from an accredited college/university or equivalent work experience required.

Required Experience:
2- 5 years of experience in the following areas is required:
• Inventory management
• Related experience in planning and/or purchasing

To Apply:
Please email your resume to linda@lagunaclay.com



Date Posted: 1/26/2018

Supply Chain Planner
Company:  Schaerer USA 
Location: Tustin
Contact: Olivia Shuetz; oschuetz@schaererusa.com

Do you have a customer service centric vision? An uncompromising dedication to excellence? Do you want to work in a fast-paced, team focused company? Do you love all that is drinkable, hot and cold? If this sounds like you, then we would like to talk with you about the Purchasing, Logistics and Procurement Supervisor role.

Schaerer USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Schaerer AG in Switzerland, is the largest provider of cool automated expresso and coffee machines in North America. We’re taking over America one cup of coffee (or espresso) at a time, experiencing tremendous growth along the way! Tea drinkers are encouraged to give us a try as well!
We are seeking a Supply Chain Planner to assist us with a just-in-time inventory system for food service equipment and parts. The Supply Chain Planner will work with our European headquarters to order parts and equipment, negotiate with third party vendors, and implement and execute an inventory management system with the Warehouse Supervisor.

We are looking for a Supply Chain Planner with the following:

· Ability to define appropriate inventory levels for equipment and parts by using analytical skills and data.
· Define and manage transit process of bringing parts and equipment to our service vendors.
· Motivate and train staff to reach goals and document inventory transactions utilizing Salesforce.com and SAP.
· Analyze and plan purchasing and transit time for European orders.
· Work with European headquarters for demand planning on equipment.
· Work with Sales Team to predict sales demand.
· Reduce obsolescence and waste of materials.
· Be goal driven, but not lose track of the customer service aspect of this role
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
· Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering field; can be substituted by experience for highly qualified individuals

We offer a competitive compensation package, 401K, Health Benefits, PTO, etc…

Not to mention, all the espressos you can drink!!

The next step in the process for the Supply Chain Planner role is to complete a Culture Index Survey. In addition to reviewing applicant’s qualifications and experience, the Culture Index Survey helps us better understand overall “fit” and how individuals prefer to be managed, motivated and communicated with. Please copy and open the following link into your browser and press enter.

https://www.cindexinc.com/c/95C1F1



Date Posted: 12/21/2017

Supply Chain Manager
Company: Quality Marble & Granite 
Location: Ontario
Contact: Evan Cohen; evan@qmgglobal.com

Summary

Quality Marble & Granite is looking for a talented Supply Chain Manager who is looking to be a part of the small business success story, through utilizing his/her experience in managing the supply chain and operations functions. Through the utilization of your skills, experience and ongoing learning, this role will be in charge of achieving the goals and objectives to support revenue growth and promote and provide excellent customer service, through maintaining the lowest levels of inventory and support the highest profitability. Help improve and implement successful systems for purchasing and supplier management, planning/inventory management, customer interfacing and logistics (customer visits, distribution, yard management and transportation) and associated employees. Sourcing support will be a secondary function of the position. Bring your great ideas, leadership expertise and strategies as a core member of the leadership team, to help contribute to the growth and profitability of the company. Being able to live, breath and promote a culture that aligns with our core values and mission will be key in the success of this position. Excellent communication skills are vital through constant, clear communication with all peers, employees and the president of the company.

Company Description

Quality Marble & Granite is a dynamic business located in Ontario California. We have a great mix of quality products and talented people who all share a common goal to provide an impressive experience to our customers and suppliers, in order to achieve the companies objectives while achieving their personal goals. Our mission is to add value to the lives of our employees, customers, suppliers and vendors, while providing a quality product through an impressive experience. We do this through worldwide sourcing, importation and distribution of stone products for the residential, commercial and hospitality markets. We have a wide variety of products from natural stone such as granite and marble to our high quality man-made quartz brand by Quality Quartz. We have built a strong reputation as “the go to stone yard” in the Inland Empire and are known for our outstanding levels of customer service.

Job Duties and Responsibilities
• Provide leadership for the yard supervisor, logistics specialist and any other supply chain/ operations employees by setting a personal example as well as through training, development, mentoring, coaching, goal setting, performance management and creating and environment for accountability and employee satisfaction.
• Partner with Sales to perform demand planning processes to forecast and maintain sales forecasts.
• Perform planning and inventory management processes in order to maintain the proper inventory levels to service customers with the least amount of inventory and cost.
• Perform supplier management processes in order to ensure materials are ordered on-time, suppliers understand and adhere to expectations, costs are minimized, supplier performance is tracked, and returns / quality issues are addressed.
• Oversee logistics/ order fulfillment tracking processes to trace supplier deliveries, coordinate with suppliers, brokers, and transportation providers, and shipping deliveries as required.
• Oversee the yard management processes to ensure the appropriate levels of customer satisfaction, inventory accuracy levels and operational efficiencies while maintaining safety and quality.
• Partner with the president on sourcing processes.
• Develop reports and perform analysis as required.
• Participate as a key member of the leadership team to set direction, develop strategies and support the company’s growth, profitability and sustainability.
• Create and reinforce proper culture attitude in the workplace
• Create, setup and Monitor KPI’s within department responsibilities
• Establish and ensure execution of job descriptions for direct reports
• Develop business strategies and goals
• Provide training for each direct report inclusive of safety, SOP’s, and P&P’s.
• Establish, implement and enforce departmental goals and policies & procedures.
• Develop department budgets, monitor variances and develop action plans.
• Build rapport and develop open lines of communication with employees, peers, the president, clients/ customers and suppliers.
• Ability to push back in effective manner with suppliers, employees, peers and with the president.
• Oversee yard management staffing levels to ensure customer service levels.
• Develop process improvement and cost reduction plans as appropriate.
• Manage direct reports work schedules
• Work directly with the Sales department to develop and implement product placement and store layout strategies to assist in achieving sales goals.
• Available and willing to work 6 days per week with revolving 2 day weekend once per month.
• Additional duties may be necessary for effective business operations.

Skills & Abilities
Able to lead, inspire and empower others to accomplish objectives. Able to exhibit candor and handle confrontation when situations arise. Needs to display the level of maturity required of the position. Needs to have a customer service aptitude. Needs to have the ability to set strategy and be able to design and rollout policies and procedures. Financial and mathematical acumen – ability to do simple math and read/understand/interpret financial reports. Ability to utilize Microsoft office proficiently. Needs to have the ability to understand how a business functions. Able to communicate in verbal and written form in a way that other associates understand. Needs be a self-starter, driven for results. Conceptually able to plan and prioritize.

Required Education:
• Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain or Operations Management (or equivalent) from an accredited college/university or equivalent work experience required. APICS certification preferred.

Required Experience:
5-10 years of experience and leadership in some/all of the following areas is required:
• Planning / Inventory management
• Purchasing / supplier management
• Logistics – distribution, warehousing/ yard, transportation
• Data analysis and reporting



Date Posted: 12/21/2017

Yard warehouse supervisor 
Company:  Quality Marble & Granite 
Location: Ontario
Contact: Evan Cohen; evan@qmgglobal.com

Summary
The Yard Supervisor’s role is to supervise daily operations in the yard/warehouse operation such that the objectives of appearance/ presentation, customer service, efficiency, safety, and employee engagement are achieved. He/She is also responsible for having input into and executing the company’s operational policies and procedures. He/She will be responsible for instilling and maintaining Quality Marble & Granites Core Values & mission. This position also requires constant and open communication with the Sales team, Supply Chain team, Accounting team and the president of the company.

Company Description

Quality Marble & Granite is a dynamic business located in Ontario California. We have a great mix of quality products and talented people who all share a common goal to provide an impressive experience to our customers and suppliers, in order to achieve the companies objectives while achieving their personal goals. Our mission is to add value to the lives of our employees, customers, suppliers and vendors, while providing a quality product through an impressive experience. We do this through worldwide sourcing, importation and distribution of stone products for the residential, commercial and hospitality markets. We have a wide variety of products from natural stone such as granite and marble to our high quality man-made quartz brand by Quality Quartz. We have built a strong reputation as “the go to stone yard” in the Inland Empire and are known for our outstanding levels of customer service.

Job Duties and Responsibilities
• Provide supervision and coordination of the work for the yard team by setting a personal example as well as through training, development, coaching, performance management and creating and environment for accountability and employee satisfaction.
• Monitor and maintain the proper stock rotation and inventory accuracy levels.
• Monitor and maintain the proper appearance and customer presentation for the yard to support sales and the customer experience.
• Monitor and maintain the proper levels of operational efficiency, safety and quality standards.
• Participate in creation/ updates and monitor KPI’s within department responsibilities
• Provide proper training for each direct report in multiple areas
o Safety
o New and existing SOP’s
o New and existing P&P’s
o Retraining after incidents
• Participate in establishing departmental goals, objectives and policies & procedures and execute and monitor on a daily basis.
• Provide customer service and prioritize the customer experience for all clients and guests.
• Achieve or minimize the budgeted expenses for department.
• Determine proper staffing requirements, and provide recommend to the Supply Chain manager to maintain appropriate levels to service customers in the most efficient manner.
• Manage direct reports work schedules
• Assign and follow up on specific duties.
• Maintain equipment through communicating and negotiating proper maintenance schedule.
• Work directly with the Sales department lead to develop and implement product placement strategies to assist in achieving sales goals.
• Assist and execute store layout and design for the greatest efficiency.
• Maintain open lines of communication with Sales, Supply Chain and Accounting managers, President and other necessary staff.
• Be willing and able to operate a forklift.
• Available and willing to work 6 days per week with revolving 2 day weekend once per month.
• Additional duties may be necessary for effective business operations.

Skills & Abilities
Able to supervise, organize, coordinate and empower others to accomplish objectives. Able to exhibit candor and handle confrontation when situations arise. Needs to be the face of customer service and provide superior customer experiences. Awareness of and ability to comprehend policies and procedures and to execute against them on a daily basis. It is important to have reading, writing and mathematical skills to support daily functions.

Required Education:
• High school diploma or related experience.
• Some college courses, continuing education and/or training preferred

Required Experience:
1-5 years of experience with supervision/ lead experience in yard or warehousing operations (shipping/ receiving/ inventory)



Date Posted: 11/11/2017

Inventory Control Supervisor 
Company: Laguna Clay Company 
Location: City of Industry 
Contact: Linda Nguyen; linda@lagunaclay.com

Laguna Clay Co. has become one of the premier manufacturers of clay and glazes. Through the loyalty of our customers and the dedication of our employees, we have become an integral part of the global ceramic community. We attribute our sustained growth to the daily contributions of the remarkable individuals who make up our team.

At Laguna Clay Co., we’re passionate about what we do. Because of our continued expansion, we seek qualified candidates who share our vision, values, and commitment to providing superior customer service. Laguna Clay Co. offers a great 401(k) with company match, excellent medical/dental/vision/life coverage, flexible benefits, Paid Time off, and competitive compensation.

Join the Laguna Clay team at our facility in California!

Expectation for All Employees:
Supports the organization’s mission by exhibiting the following behaviors:
• Commitment to our community
• Teamwork – building long-term partnerships with our suppliers and customers (internal and external)
• Integrity – commitment to and acting with high ethical standards
• Respect – demonstration of esteem, concern, and courtesy towards fellow employees
• Accountability and ownership – taking responsibility for one’s actions and an active role in career development
• Continuous improvement – sustaining an environment that fosters the elimination of waste and variation in process

Position Summary:
Primarily responsible for replenishing materials on time while focusing on lowering cost and supporting high inventory accuracy levels. This position also supports multi-site inventory control and purchasing processes.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Replenish appropriate materials, supplies and finished goods in order to maintain high service levels with the least amount of cost and inventory (cash).
• Maintain high inventory accuracy levels through cycle counting, root cause identification & resolution and coordinate with accounting and finance.
• Work directly with warehouse and production personnel to ensure timely customer deliveries and on time shipping metrics.
• Fill production scheduling responsibilities as requested.
• Analyze inventory metrics and implement opportunities for inventory reduction.
• Support purchasing agent while managing suppliers to ensure the high-quality, efficient and competitive procurement of quality raw materials and purchased parts.
• Responsible for creating and maintaining Kanban systems.
• Ensure high levels of transaction disciplines are maintained and coordinated with cost accounting.
• Investigate inventory errors, identify root causes and develops solutions for all inventory move transactions.
• Negotiate and request quotes for raw material purchases.
• Maintain vendor pricing and planning information in ERP system.
• Other duties as required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Expertise in Microsoft Excel preferred
• Understanding of purchasing, inventory and warehouse operational processes essential
• Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize multiple activities simultaneously
• Working knowledge of ERP systems in a process manufacturing setting (Sage 100, Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Epicor or similar).
• APICS certified preferred
• An interest in Ceramics preferred

Job Type: Full-time

Required Education:
• Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management (or equivalent) from an accredited college/university or equivalent work experience required.

Required Experience:
1- 5 years of experience in the following areas is required:
• Inventory management
• Related experience in planning and/or purchasing



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