Career Opportunities at Vision Research

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Employment

Director of Operations - Job ID #: 4757

Position Description

The Director of Operations provides leadership and direction to the Manufacturing Department.  In this role you will have overall responsibility for revenue generation, our supply chain, production quality of our products and the development of the manufacturing team. This position reports directly to the Vice President and General Manager of Vision Research.



Job Responsibilities

The job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•   Insures all established costs, quality and delivery commitments are met.
•   Coordinates manufacturing activities with all other functions of the organization and suppliers to obtain optimum production and utilization of human resources, machines and equipment.
•   Provides guidance to the development of a manufacturing process plan, including personnel requirements, material needs, subcontract requirements, facility needs and tooling/equipment needs.
•   Provides input to the development of product strategy and development of new and evolving products.
•   Determines responsibilities of assigned organization and staff positions to accomplish business objectives.
•   Ensures all assigned employees are trained and comply with company, government and customer policies, procedures and regulations.

Necessary Skills/Talents

•   Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Discipline
•   Minimum of 15 years of experience in a high-technology electronic manufacturing environment
•   Minimum of 7 years of experience managing others
•   Demonstrated capability in running a world-class manufacturing environment
•   Ability to effectively communicate information in written and verbal form
•   Excellent interpersonal skills  
•   Knowledge of process improvement techniques, such as Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma
•   Experience leading continuous improvement initiatives
•   Knowledge of and ability to use ERP Systems
•   Experience with cameras or other electronic products highly desirable

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Manufacturing Engineer, Manager  - Job ID #: 4752

Position Description

The Manufacturing Engineering Manager provides leadership and direction to the Manufacturing Engineering Team. This is a small team so you will be expected to be both the manager and an individual contributor. In this role, you will develop processes which cross manufacturing department boundaries. You will be the primary interface between Design Engineering and Manufacturing both during the release of new and the support of existing products. You will be responsible for the overall quality, yield and throughput of our SMT PCB soldering process in addition to your camera manufacturing responsibilities. This position reports directly to the Director of Operations.



Job Responsibilities

The job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•   Manages the small manufacturing engineering team
•   Uses process improvement techniques to improve process flow & product quality
•   Works closely with the Quality, Engineering and Service Departments on improving quality
•   Ensures that our internal PCB SMT Soldering Line produces quality PCB assemblies
•   Works with vendors on new part qualification
•   Initiates capital expenditures requests and justifications
•   Participates in planning of factory floor layouts to optimize material flow, to create manufacturing cells, and to reduce the cost of manufacturing
•   Assures product quality by designing appropriate testing methods and process capabilities
•   Participates from the manufacturing viewpoint in the development of new and innovative products to insure they meet cost, quality, reliability, and producibility goals
•   Searches out expertise from other sources such as technical professionals in other companies or universities as needed
•   Develops project plans and design of experiments
•   Other duties as assigned.

Necessary Skills/Talents

•   Bachelor’s degree in Engineering Discipline
•   Demonstrated track record of accomplishments in an electronics manufacturing environment
•   Minimum of 8 years experience in an electronics manufacturing environment
•   3+ years managing others
•   Operational knowledge of surface mount soldering processes
•   Knowledge of process improvement techniques, such as Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma
•   Experience leading continuous improvement initiatives
•   Demonstrates strong time management skills and the ability to work on multiple projects
•   Strong background with SMT lines a plus

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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