JAE Oregon History

Established in 1988, JAE Oregon, Inc is an Oregon corporation located in the active and diverse city of Tualatin, Oregon - conveniently a short distance south of Portland and 30 miles north of Salem, the state capital

Standing quietly on 40 acres of land, JAE Oregon's 116,000 sq. ft. facility incorporates all the processes required for the development and manufacturing of electrical connectors.

JAE Oregon is a division of JAE Aviation Electronics Industry, Ltd., located in Tokyo, Japan. Founded in 1953, Japan Aviation Electronics Industry, Ltd. Operates with our corporate philosophy, Explore, Create and Practice.

JAE Oregon Mission

"JAE Oregon shall be our customers' leading supplier for high quality, cost effective electrical components and services. This shall be accomplished by everyone being responsive to the customers' needs through state-of-the-art quality processes, on-time delivery and an aggressive continuous improvement facility."

JAE Oregon Corporate Values

  • We are committed to supplying our customers with the highest value and quality products and services.
  • We conduct our business with integrity, incorporating the principles of honesty, trust and respect.
  • We achieve common goals through cooperation and teamwork.
  • We expect our employees to be motivated, self-directed and able to adapt to a constantly changing environment.
  • We value the contributions and commitments of each individual.

JAE Oregon Employment Opportunity

Every JAE Oregon employee has an opportunity to succeed. As an equal opportunity employer, we are working to foster a climate that positively embraces differences in ages, race, culture, nationality, appearance, gender, lifestyle and physical ability. We have created an environment that benefits from diversity at all levels. We value individual differences -- this enables our employees to develop and contribute to their full potential.

We attract highly capable, diverse, innovative people and recognize their efforts and contributions to the company. JAE Oregon people contribute enthusiastically and share in the success that they make possible. If you are interested in joining the JAE Oregon team, please contact the Human Resources Department at hr@jaeoregon.com or telephone: (503) 692-1333


JAE Oregon Quality Policy

"JAE Oregon shall consistently provide products and services that meet or exceed the total expectations of our customers and shall continuously identify opportunities for improvements in all our operations."

ISO 9001:2008

ISO/TS 16949:2009


JAE Oregon Supplier Information

Terms & Conditions
of Purchase

Quality Manual

Barcode Guidelines

Change Request form


JAE Oregon Environmental Policy

JAE Oregon is committed to the policies and practices of environmental responsibility and continuous improvement as part of our core values. We work to meet or exceed all applicable environmental regulations, prevent pollution, promote recycling and minimize waste while operating in harmony with nature. We strive to be a good neighbor and member of our community and society. We continually work to raise the environmental awareness of our employees, suppliers, contractors and customers. We set objectives and targets to track our environmental performance and ensure that we continually improve environmental awareness.

ISO 14001:2004



JAE Oregon Kaizen Program

JAE Oregon's Kaizen program is the cornerstone of our commitment to quality and of our continuous improvement culture. The Kaizen program has two levels:

  • Kaizen Events - these 3-5 day events allow a cross-functional team to apply intense focus to a product or process in order to make significant and immediate improvements.
  • Kaizen Suggestions - engages every member of the company in the improvement cycle by allowing any level of employee to make suggestions for easily implemented changes that can improve efficiency and quality.

JAE's Kaizen program, supported by our Business Unit Teams, provides JAE with a framework to meet the demands of our mission statement and Quality Policy.