product sourcing engineer resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Dynamic Industrial Engineer with more than 15 years of experience and success in manufacturing industries such as Food Y Candy Manufacturing, ink cartridges, healthcare, automotive, electronics and plastic molding. Detail-oriented worker offering proven history of managing physically demanding tasks.

  • Product sourcing
  • Product Specifications
  • Project Management
  • FMEA and Control Plan
  • 8'D
  • Product Management
  • Leadership Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Training and mentoring
  • Data Analysis
  • Financial Management
Work History
Product & Sourcing Engineer, 06/2014 to Current
PhilipsOklahoma City, OK,
  • Responsible of developing, designing and creating all Raw Material specification (Corrugated, flexible packaging or film, liners, stretch wrap, corner boards, carton, pads, slip sheets, wood pallets, labels, tubes, caps, bottles, shrink film).
  • Worked closely with all Company facilities: Azar in ELP, Sunrise (4 Plants) in Juarez Chih, Element in Chicago IL, Hospitality Mints in Boone NC, MF Nutritional in Sumter SC, in conjunction with DC, to maintain best costs for raw materials, Product specifications, ideal pallet configurations and cubic usage, to ensure that Product arrives to final customers or destinations without damages.
  • Managed multiple projects effectively in demanding environment with tight deadlines. Able to save more than $5MM redesigning raw materials, implemented corrugated, film, labels and carton bids.
  • Negotiated with vendors and manufacturers on pricing, services and scheduled shipping windows. Created supplier contracts, product guidelines, rebates, over runs and under runs.
  • Created spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel for daily, weekly and monthly reporting, Cost matrix for raw materials standardizing information for RMS and NIE. Also an Pallet Matrix for Production, Warehouse, Quality, Sales, Customer Service, DC, Account Payables, Transportation, Inventory Control, Costs departments to use same weight information, box quantities per pallet, single or double stacking and box dimensions.
  • Completed Laboratory tests for all raw materials to ensure compliance with relevant Customers and all of their Quality requirements like shelf life regulations and material usage requirements. Assuring that all chosen material and designs comply 100%.
Product & Quality Supervisor, 12/2007 to 06/2014
Tenneco AutomotiveBlacksburg, VA,

I was recruited as Process Engineer, earned promotion into Product Engineer and finished as Product and Quality Supervisor.

Product Engineer: In charge of artwork approvals, press checks, new product projects, were was responsible of time lines, all project introductions with zero defects and under internal budget. Develop all new product specifications and led all trainings to Quality, Process, Production, Warehousing, Incoming Inspection and Suppliers. Assure that raw material are 100% in conformance with Epson specifications. Performed Product designs, BOM, RM costs and comply with yearly cost saving costs.

  • Improve incoming inspection efficiency and productivity by 25% by certifying suppliers and their outgoing inspection.
  • Standardized and redesign outer carton by performing vibrations test, drop test, and was able to save more than 1MM dollars.
  • Certify suppliers by auditing and performing evaluations to assure comply with quality requirements.
  • Participate in Epson internal small group activities for 7 years were I won 4 projects and led activities of finding continues improvements and problem solving projects and activities and presented this winning projects in a world wide competition held at corporate head quarter in Japan. 1.- Incoming inspection improvement 2.- Ink recovery delivery time improvement 3.- Production and Process improvement 4.- Office depot redesign.

Quality Engineer: Responsible of 6 quality assurance technicians, and of their training, assuring that all process, specifications, internal inspections were followed.

  • Led training to all material suppliers also all of quality and incoming inspection to used same criteria and same decisions. Implemented FMEA to our approval process and assure all new product introductions are 100% without defects or reworks. This implementation was introduce in all Epson Manufacturing plant by Japan corporate office and renamed EPSON way.
  • Develop an internal quality inspection were all paperwork and processes change and improved to not have any quality complains in 3 years.
  • Introduce an monthly reporting system to our ink cartridges manufactures, Japan, Portland, Indonesia, China, Juarez, were defects reduce in a 30%.
  • Graded and packaged finished products, transporting items for additional processing, storage or shipment off-site
Manufacturing & Maintenance Assistant, 10/2006 to 11/2007
Cardinal Health (SELECT)City, STATE,

Support manufacture and maintenance departments working in facility related projects.

  • Redesign workstation, implemented 5's process helping improved efficiency by 22%
Manufacturing Engineer, 11/2004 to 10/2006

In charge of 6 manufacturing cells, were I was responsible for all documentations with TS16949, process flow, FMEA, visual aids, set up instruction, work instructions, operation method sheets.

  • Change 6 production lines to be cells were was able to improved productivity, efficiencies in 55% also save more than 1MM with this change.
Bachelor of Science: Industrial Engineering, Expected in 06/2003
Instituto Tecnologico De Cd Juarez (ITCJ) - Cd Juarez Chih,

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  • Instituto Tecnologico De Cd Juarez (ITCJ)

Job Titles Held:

  • Product & Sourcing Engineer
  • Product & Quality Supervisor
  • Manufacturing & Maintenance Assistant
  • Manufacturing Engineer


  • Bachelor of Science

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