• Product Manager – Lithium
    on October 4, 2022 at 5:45 pm

    Product Manager – Lithium (Burnaby, Canada) SNAPSHOT!Looking for a chance to join one of the most exciting high-tech electronics manufacturing firms that is a GLOBAL leader in vehicle and marine electronics and battery storage systems? THEN READ ON! While in this role, you will be the product owner with the full product life cycle responsibility. You will be responsible for the development of new products with features based on market & customer’s requirements to drive new business growth opportunities. You will also be responsible to provide a high level of product support to our customer base by working closing with the sales team as well as supporting internal cross functional teams. Our client offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave, competitive bonus and RRP & RRSP optionsImmediate opening for a Product Manager – Lithium in Burnaby, Canada who possesses:3-5 years of product management and project management experience in power systems, batteries and ideally lithium industry.Strong technical background with power electronic solutions.Experience in the power systems in the vehicle industry is preferred.A team player with ability to effectively interact with customers and diverse stakeholders & cross-functional teams within the organization.Excellent verbal and written communication skills with proven ability in writing business proposal & product requirement definition. Excellent ability to effectively prioritize multiple deadlines and responsibilities.Results orientation and proven ability to deliver on commitments with excellent attention to detailExperience working with offshoring ODM for product design & engineering & manufacturing.Excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task in a rapidly changing environment.Ability to travel within North America and internationally occasionally as needed.KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:Be the product owner & project leader to manage product projects end-to-end, driving the  projects from requirements to implementation to delivery to customers.  Work with sales team & customers to capture and define voice of customer based, market winning product requirements. Be the advocate for the voice of customer to the internal teams.  Working directly with internal technical stakeholders, sales, customers, and business partners to  elicit, analyze and prioritize new product requirements.  Perform detail competitive analysis & market research and market share assessment. Develop business case, project proposal, bringing new products to market including launch &  marketing plan.  Responsible for total product life cycle from launch to grave.  Work with engineering team & related functional teams to drive project through the development  process in a timely manner.  Work with the marketing team to launch product for targeted customer applications.  Provide product support to sales team, customer support team and internal cross functional  groups.  Provide product support & customized adaptations as well as sustaining engineering activities  required to keep a high level of customer satisfaction.  Be responsible for the business success of the product including revenue & profit margin.KEY BENEFITS INCLUDE:Medical, Dental, Vision RRP & RRSP optionsHybrid schedule Friendly employee-centric company cultureIf you’d like to explore, send your resume to admin@snapstaffing.com and we’ll follow up with you ASAP!   

  • Director of Supply Chain
    on September 27, 2022 at 10:53 pm

    Director of Supply Chain (Costa Mesa, CA)SNAPSHOT!Looking for a chance to join one of the most exciting high-tech electronics manufacturing firms that is a GLOBAL leader in vehicle and marine electronics and battery storage systems,? THEN READ ON! The Director of Supply Chain is responsible for the company’s SIOP/planning, purchasing and global supply chain efforts. The Director of Supply Chain will implement and maintain effective SIOP practices, procurement and spend strategies, contracts, inventory controls, processes, and policies. In addition, the Director of Supply Chain will manage MPS, MRP, logistics and transportation functions, as well as inter-company ordering systems to enhance efficiencies and elevate customer service levels. Our client offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave, competitive bonus and a 401(k) plan! Immediate opening for a Director of Supply Chain who possesses:Bachelor’s degree in business, preferably with a concentration in supply chain management or related area of focus. Advanced degrees a plus. At least 7 years of experience of purchasing, inventory and logistics management in a manufacturing and/or distribution business. At least 3 years’ experience as a Master Production Scheduler and/or SIOP/S&OP leader Experience in electrical power systems, electro-mechanical assembly preferred. Experience in make to order (MTO), low-volume, high mix production environment and built-to-stock (BTS) production environment preferred. Experience supervising a team and ability to manage using effective motivational metrics and setting expectationsProven history of managing effective inventory management policies. Previous experience working with ERP systems for supply chain management. Made to Manage (M2M) experience a plus. Efficient with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) Industry/Purchasing/Inventory certifications preferred. Travel requirements (up to 25%): Will travel to vendors/suppliers, leadership meetings, training, etc; expectation to travel domestically and internationally to source new vendors; build and sustain relationships with current suppliers.KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:Primary Duties & Responsibilities (Global Procurement): Optimize the company’s purchasing, and global supply chain efforts to create effective procurement and spend strategies, contracts, processes, and policies. Create a world class supply base that delivers high-quality products and components on-time, and drives ongoing value creation. Implement and maintain an active Purchase Price Variance (PPV) program with the goal of driving favorable impacts and improvements to gross margins. In conjunction with our supply chain team across locations, research new, potential sources for supplies and/or services, evaluating quality, service and reliability, especially in low-cost country global regions. Work directly with sourcing consultants and/or suppliers to source new vendors as well as build/sustain relationships with current suppliers. Create make vs. buy analysis and provide recommendations to management. Manage logistics and transportation functions leveraging company logistics and transportation suppliers where possible, as well as inter-company ordering systems and inventory levels to enhance efficiencies and to elevate customer service levels. Build and maintain relationships with key suppliers and act as the lead point of contact for all purchasing  and supply agreements for CA operations, setting performance criteria to ensure expectations are met. Be available as a resource for other company locations in supplier relations. Build a transparent system for sharing relevant metrics, which drives continuous improvement, utilizing “lean” initiatives and practices. Make recommendations to improve safety, quality, and efficiency of operations. Review, analyze and clarify quotes from suppliers, vendors and contractors.Stay abreast of, and report on, supply chain dynamics and trends such as tariffs, raw material cost trends, industry capacities, etc. Be a key resource in areas of compliance, including Harmonized Tariff System codes, Schedule B codes, EAR/ECCN codes, Rohs, Reach, Green Passport, Conflict Minerals and other compliance programs.Work with all departments to propose improvements to current purchasing systems that will improve vendor relationships and reduce costs, including (but not limited to) the following:– Quality requirements and systems — Vendor rating systems         — Benchmarking         — Dua sourcing strategies          — New product launch processes Professionally manage, develop and coach assigned team members to maximize their individual and team potential. Complete all other projects and tasks assigned by management. Primary Duties & Responsibilities  (SIOP)Responsible for coordinating a consensus long term demand forecast. Working with Master Planner/Scheduler on maintaining a master schedule, and assisting in the daily production schedules along with driving adherence to the appropriate planning horizons. Develops and/or maintains the plant(s) SIOP model inputs and outputs, and hold regular SIOP reviews with Sales, Customer Service, Operations, and Purchasing teams. Make adjustments to safety stocks, purchasing parameters and purchase orders to maintain steady flow of materials to meet changing demands. Configures demand planning and reporting systems to identify alerts and exceptions within the forecasts and sales orders. Conducts various gap and postmortem analyses between actual and forecasts, identifying key drivers for discussion in a future state S&OP demand consensus agenda. Conducts various gap and postmortem analyses between schedules and actuals, identifying key drivers for discussion in a future state S&OP Supply consensus agenda. Sets inventory policies for raw material, work in process, and finished goods (as necessary) and takes the lead on driving slow moving/obsolete stock action plans. Oversee and direct the cycle count program. Ensures inventory levels are appropriately reserved where safety stock positions are beneficial to overall performance (service level and working capital holding cost) Establishes and maintains an available-to-promise lead time to sales and program management that considers current and future anticipated backlog or over capacity conditions into committed quote and orders. Develops metrics to measure supplier performance to schedules (lead time, schedule attainment, and schedule adherence) and works with Operations to resolve issues in a timely manner. Provides inventory projections and proactively identifies service level issues. Translates data and analysis into succinct actions, impacts and recommendations.Positive attitude with a high level of accountability, personal drive, ambition, integrity.Strong research, analytical, negotiating and problem-solving skills. Detail-orientated.Hands on individual – someone able to both do and directCompetent in communicating directly and openly throughout the organization as well as publicly as needed.High level of problem solving, troubleshooting, and task/project management skills.Passion for continuous improvement in all aspects of the company’s performance; Driven for results and measuring progress.Demonstrated strong oral and written communication skills.Ability to prepare and present accurate and reliable reports containing findings and recommendationsExcellent customer service skills including demonstrated ability to build positive relationships with employees, managers, other organizations and vendors KEY BENEFITS INCLUDE:Medical, Dental, Vision401k + MatchFriendly employee-centric company culture If you’d like to explore, send your resume to admin@snapstaffing.com and we’ll follow up with you ASAP!

  • GIS Analyst
    on September 27, 2022 at 1:07 am

    Immediate Opening, GIS Analyst (City of Industry, CA)SNAPSHOT!Our client is seeking a qualified, detail-oriented GIS Analyst who under the direction of the GIS Manager will be responsible for creating and maintaining maps, databases, and GIS web applications; creating, collecting, and editing geospatial data; performing spatial data analysis; creating statistical summaries and reports; and maintaining metadata documentation. The GIS Analyst will be proficient with the ArcGIS Enterprise platform.Job Duties OverviewAssist in GIS department administration (includes meetings, project participation, GIS architecture design, maintenance of databases).Design and development of the GIS web applications.Create, edit, QA/QC geospatial data including metadata documentation.Collect data and information from a variety of sources for the development and maintenance of the GIS databases.Data verification and field work which may entail the use of GPS technology.Convert AutoCAD basemaps to GIS data.Perform spatial analysis on GIS data.Produce high-quality cartographic products for paper and online distribution.Create statistical summaries, reports, and other GIS products.Provide data or maps to meet expectations of the staff.Manage reoccurring and as-needed data and map requests.Maintain a personal knowledge of GIS innovations and related hardware/software matters.Manipulates workflows to more efficiently support the staff.Attend GIS conferences, user groups, technical training.Provide technical support for GIS software to staff.Job Requirements:Bachelor’s degree in GIS, Geography, Geology, Environmental Science, Engineering, or related field with demonstrated GIS training or coursework.1+ years of experience in GIS. An equivalent combination of recent education and job experience may be sufficient to successfully perform the essential job duties.Some programming and scripting experience with Python.Working knowledge of PC applications: Windows and Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word).Excellent problem solving, time management, listening, and verbal/written communication skills.For immediate consideration, please send your resume to admin@snapstaffing.com! 

  • Program Manager/Senior Program Manager
    on September 26, 2022 at 4:07 pm

    Program Manager (Burnaby, Canada)SNAPSHOT!Looking for a chance to join one of the most exciting high-tech electronics manufacturing firms that is a GLOBAL leader in vehicle and marine electronics and battery storage systems? THEN READ ON! The PM will be accountable for achieving business results through proper use of highly effective leadership and technical project management knowledge while also engaging cross functional disciplines in support of new product offer developments as well as product evolutions. The successful candidate will have a working knowledge of the technical and organizational environments in which the project deliverables are created and in which they will be used. The PM must be an excellent communicator at all levels within the project environment, be proactive, exhibit strong leadership qualities, and can adapt to a dynamic and potentially geographically disbursed project environment. Our client offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation, sick leave, competitive bonus and RRP & RRSP optionsImmediate opening for a Program Manager  in Burnaby, Canada who possesses:Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Software, or Electrical Engineering, Project Management, or equivalentDesign experience in Electrical, Mechanical, or Software Engineering is an asset3-5+ years of project management or related functional role in an Offer Creation (stage gate) environmentDemonstrated success in a multi matrixed, multi-location global organizationPMP certification (optional) with a clear understanding and experience applying the technical discipline of Project ManagementAbility to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timeline through analytical and problem solving capabilities.Excellent command of written & spoken English; basic fluency in Mandarin is a plusAdvanced user of MS Office applications, especially proficiency in ExcelProblem solver with strong critical thinking skillsHighly effective leadership, communications, influence management and interpersonal skills Well organized, result oriented, pro-active & a good team playerLeadership ability and strong team playerSelf-motivated and interested in learning new technologies and working on various types of projectsAbility to work with maximum autonomy, meet tight deadlines and work under pressure.Must be a self-starter with high drive and passion for results and successThis position requires up to 10% travel (some international), with the possibility of more as needed. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:Manage contracts with key vendorsMaintain positive communications and relationships with key vendors and other stakeholdersNegotiate with functional managers and/or organizational management to obtain adequate resources with appropriate skills to staff the project team.Working closely with Senior Management, The Project Sponsor, and Project Team to define the project objectives and create and execute a plan for achieving those objectivesDevelop project scopes and objectives, involving all concerned stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibilityManage the scope, schedule, resource and budget commitments in projects assigned to youProject business case financial knowledge with strong focus on business equations identification and monitoring throughout the project lifecycleImplement and enforce change control over project scope, schedule, resources and budget for all project assigned to you.Manage the timely resolution of issues, including the escalation of issues that are outside of the project team’s scope of responsibility.Continually identify and proactively manage project risks & issues, ensure execution of corrective action plans up to closure.Regularly reporting project status to management, including projects costs, risks and issues KEY BENEFITS INCLUDE:Medical, Dental, Vision RRP & RRSP optionsFree, Onsite Parking Great PTO schedule! Friendly employee-centric company culture If you’d like to explore, send your resume to admin@snapstaffing.com and we’ll follow up with you ASAP! 

  • Maintenance Supervisor, (Commerce, CA)
    on September 15, 2022 at 5:02 pm

    Maintenance Supervisor (Commerce, CA)SNAPSHOT!The Maintenance Supervisor at our client’s Los Angeles manufacturing plant will coordinate and supervise the work of employees in the maintenance and upkeep of buildings, grounds and equipment. Duties include overall responsibility for maintaining electrical, plumbing, mechanical and related systems to ensure smooth and safe operations 24x7x365 days a year.Our client serves global markets through development, manufacturing and marketing of products for agricultural and commercial use. Safety is their top priority. The Maintenance Supervisor must be able to function in a crisis situation under direction of managers, supervisors or others in case of emergency in the manufacture of flammable, corrosive and highly toxic chemicals.Immediate opening for a Maintenance Supervisor, Commerce, CA, who possesses:Supervise and assign the work of maintenance employees & inspect work for completenessMaintain maintenance work orders and complete other routine paperwork and records; Approve time sheetsRead and interpret Blueprints and isometric drawings; Work from drawings, verbal instructions and sketchesPerform simple arithmetic calculations and fractions including shop mathSupervise field & outdoor work and in the mechanic’s skill area including fabrication, erection, cutting, drilling, fitting and assembly of pipe and other equipment in various locationsSupervise and/or help install, rearrange, dismantle, repair and reassembling complex equipmentDetermine materials, equipment and supplies to be used for current and future projectsTransfer equipment and personnel from one project to another as necessaryCoordinate the installation, inspection, repairs and maintenance of electrical, plumbing, mechanical and other related systems in all locations throughout the manufacturing plant and in buildings throughout the facilityCoordinate other general repairs such as painting, patching walls, security hardware, hanging shelves and landscaping throughout the facilityDiagnose complex equipment failuresCoordinate and inspect major contract work on electrical, plumbing, mechanical and other related systemsOccasionally perform miscellaneous work in other trades and other duties as requiredKey Responsibilities include:Knowledge and experience using various mechanic’s tools, inspection gauges and power tools such as grinders, cutters, drills and all types of pumpsPossession of a current and valid motor vehicle operator’s licenseExperience operating a forklift to move equipment and loads to work areaAbility to work on ladders, scaffolds and in pits in all types of weatherAbility and knowledge to perform general fire safety tasks and firefighting equipment, extinguishers; OSHA & Hazmat certificationsBe able to function while wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) including half face, full-face respirator or supplied air breathing apparatusExcellent communication skills and must be able to fully understand, comprehend, and strictly adhere to both oral and written safety procedures and policiesAvailability for round-the-clock emergency work or repairs – both planned and unscheduledMust pass pre-employment physical, background check and other tests as requiredFor immediate consideration, please send your resume to admin@snapstaffing.com!