This position will be an integral part of the Company’s Operations Team and will lead the supply chain team in support of achieving overall operational excellence. It will require the ability to establish, implement and maintain Business Systems to be efficient and effective in meeting Company Goals and Objectives. Responsibility will include the entire supply chain process which includes planning, scheduling, purchasing, shipping, receiving, issuing and control of work orders to meet customer demands.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES -
Effectively build and lead a strong supply chain team to ensure that the Team meets and exceeds its company and individual Goals and Objectives (including OTD, Quality, Cost and other metrics).
Establish, Document, Implement & Maintain
New or existing ERP/MRP system(s)
Processes to ensure that all customer delivery requirements are met/exceeded
Supplier Management System to include Supplier Qualification & Approved Supplier Process to achieve a goal of doc to stock supply chain process
Cost effective shop supplies inventory levels.
Production Planning & Scheduling System to plan, track and monitor purchasing, engineering and production activities
Maintain inventory and WIP levels sufficient to meet customer requirements
Procedures for coordination of supply chain management with other functional areas, such as sales, finance, production and quality assurance
Provide support to customer proposal process
Provide inputs to financial forecasting and the annual operating plan
ISO Compliant Business Systems to be efficient and effective
Purchasing processes and practices
Shipping and Receiving processes
Effectively lead cross-functional root case and corrective action to resolve operational related issues.
Continue to develop and expand supplier relationships in support of the Company growth strategy. This includes evaluating performance (the ability to meet cost, quality and delivery requirements), negotiating appropriate and reasonable contractual terms and implementing long-term agreements when needed.
Responsible to implement, promote, review, and continually improve the effectiveness of the Quality Management System.
Maintain adherence to Company policies, safety/ergonomic standards and good housekeeping practices.
Maintain work area and customer files in an orderly manner.
Support/embrace the Company Core Values and Growth Strategy.
Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred.
Minimum of 5 years of supply chain management experience in a production/manufacturing environment (preferably optics related).
Knowledge and experience in ERP/MRP systems
Experience and skills in contract negotiations with supplies
Knowledge of Commercial Terms and Conditions and familiarity with Government acquisition regulations.
Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment
Highly organized, accurate and detail oriented.
Team oriented with strong interpersonal communication skills.
Hardin Optical is your source for high precision optics: from rapid prototype development and custom fabrication to mass production.Established in 1976, Hardin Optical is located in the beautiful coastal community of Bandon, Oregon. For over three decades we have manufactured high quality optical components and systems. A strong emphasis on research and statistical process control keeps us at the ...industry forefront and sustains our technical versatility.Our facility incorporates all the latest optical tools and equipment necessary for producing high precision optical products. In addition, our complete machine shop provides custom fabrication and in-house tool development for complete project support and maintenance.Hardin Optical Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V