Japanese Bilingual Production Control Assistant (2009)

Irvine, CA, USA

Job Type

Full-Time; Direct-Hire

About the Role

Location: Irvine, CA Salary: $50,000 - $60,000/YR (DoE) + benefits

Job duties include:

  • Coordinate production workflow for one or multiple products

  • Machine maintenance

  • Plan and prioritize operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay

  • Determine manpower, equipment and raw materials needed to cover production demand

  • Monitor jobs to ensure they will finish on time and within budget

  • Address issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption

  • Visit vendors and OEM factories

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be bilingual in Japanese/English

  • Past experience with manufacturing/production in the food industry

  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills

  • Good communication and teamwork skills

  • Ability to detect and troubleshoot potential problems with machinery