Japanese Bilingual Production Associate (1056)

Irvine, CA, USA

Job Type

Full-Time; Direct-Hire

About the Role

  • Must be bilingual in Japanese/English

  • Experience in production and/or food manufacturing is preferred

  • Excellent knowledge of equipment used in the manufacturing process

  • Ability to operate power tools and warehouse vehicles such as forklifts is preferred

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Physical ability to complete job duties, which may include standing for long periods, working in a space that lacks climate control or lifting objects with an established maximum weight

  • Ability to follow directions accurately

  • Attention to detail and organization skills


Location: Irvine, CA Shift: Monday to Friday, 12:00pm to 9:00pm Compensation: $17.00 - $19.00/HR (non-exempt) + great benefits package

Entry level applicants are welcome! Great opportunity for those looking to grow within a company; this position will eventually lead to a supervisory position.

Job duties include:

  • Perform production tasks according to standard operating procedures and manufacturing guidelines.

  • Complete quality records for manufactured products.

  • Guide other Associates in their assigned duties when needed.

  • Coordinate with Production Manager to prioritize and schedule work orders to meet deadlines.

  • Identify and report unsafe practices to Manager immediately.

  • Complete daily assigned tasks to meet production volume and schedule.

  • Ensure that work environment is maintained clean, safe and organized.

  • Identify and resolve problems concerning equipment and materials.

  • Ensure that the manufactured product meets customer specifications.

  • Maintain documentations for production related activities for reference purposes.

  • Assist Manger in preparing production plan and budget.

  • Stay up-to-date with production processes and client divisions.

  • Address customer concerns promptly and professionally.