Posts in category Compliance

The Relationship Between Quality and ...

With over 40 years of industry experience, MJS Designs has acquired a wide variety of significant industry credentials.  MJS Designs also requires a range of certification standards for its staff members. While many customers come to MJS Designs because the credentials met the requirements for a project, it is the staff certifications that speak to […]

Warning! Not All Quotes are the Same

Today’s consumer,  whether shopping for landscaping services or electronics manufacturing services, typically wants an answer to the question “how much will it cost?” as soon as possible.  This key cost number often decides if they will continue to shop, if they can hand a project off to a service provider or even if there is value […]

Quality Counts . . . The 8 Areas that...

As the saying goes “you are only as strong as your weakest link”.  Therefore, the partners you choose to provide Engineering, PCB CAD Layout, Testing, PCB Assembly and Manufacturing could make or break your ability to provide a quality product that is both functional and profitable. Below are the Top 8 benefits your next EMS […]

A Quick Look: Document Management Sys...

Every company has their own system of archiving, filing and maintaining documents.  And some don’t have any system at all, creating quite the handicap when engaging with an electronics manufacturing company. However, for companies to achieve such certifications as ISO9001, AS9100C, ISO13485, etc., they should not only identify their document management methods at a policy/ […]

Technical Documentation Specialist: A...

  At its start, electronics manufacturing is much like building a house. In the case of building a house, everything starts with the blue prints. Quotes are not given, supplies are not ordered, foundation is not poured and construction doesn’t begin until the blue prints are in order. At MJS Designs, Jenna Strevell is the […]

Materials Matter . . . Five Things Ev...

On any given day, Deborah Osenbau, the Inventory Manager at MJS Designs, headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, could be fulfilling a parts request from the extensive in-house inventory, managing materials for a new project or assisting in a search for an obsolete part from a worldwide supplier network.  In essence, Deborah is the liaison between the […]

Account Managers Assure Success

In the simplest terms, companies who assign an experienced Account Manager are committed to the success of a project and providing the customer with direct communication about the status, changes and updates of any given project. Sonia Suarez is the Account Manager for MJS Designs.  “It is my responsibility to provide support to the project […]

Basic Differences Between AS9100C And...

The AS9100C is the quality standard for the aerospace industry. Specifically the “Quality Management System” governs quality and safety standards for aerospace manufacturers and suppliers. The AS9100C was released in January of 2009 with the intention of incorporating the details of ISO 9001:2008. Both set standards for the industry regarding regulatory and statutory product requirements, […]

Military and Industrial Applications ...

  Satellites play a vital role in today’s military operations, and not surprisingly, in commercial maritime operations as well. The benefits of satellite communications for the military and maritime industries include the use of the Global Positioning System, or GPS, and secure worldwide communications. Not only does this technology help the U.S. Navy and commercial […]

Materials and Procurement: The backbo...

Electronics manufacturing is one of the most important industries in the modern world. Electronics manufacturing procurement is vital to this industry as it allows companies to obtain the components which are necessary to the process of building devices and their circuits. However, companies should become familiar with some of the more significant aspects of procurement. […]