Please Register or sign in to apply for jobs using our automated tools and professional resume builder.
location on map is approximate
List All General Atomics Jobs
Experienced Manufacturing Manager
Spanish Fork, UT
General Atomics Aeronautical SystemsTitle:
Experienced Manufacturing ManagerJob Category:
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time SalaryJob Summary:
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) an affiliate of General Atomics is a world leader in proven reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
This position typically reports to a manager and is responsible for managing the development and implementation of activities for manufacturing operations to meet production safety quality schedule and cost objectives. Manages all phases of the manufacturing operation from plant layout to daily operations. Participates with technical staff and management across departments to develop and implement current annual and long-term technical schedule quality business and financial objectives for the manufacturing operations. Typically accomplishes objectives through subordinate supervisors and/or team leaders. May be responsible for decisions that impact operations where erroneous recommendations could prevent manufacturing from obtaining safety quality schedule and cost objectives.Duties and Responsibilities:
+ Coordinate the planning scheduling and activities of manufacturing operations to achieve business safety quality and financial objectives.
+ Act as the primary contact for manufacturing activities and participate in progress planning and review sessions to discuss schedule and cost.
+ Monitor all operations for regulatory and safety compliance.
+ Take a proactive approach to continuous improvement and implement lean principles.
+ Prioritize production schedules based on product introduction equipment efficiency and materials supply.
+ Ensure machinery equipment and tools are well maintained.
+ Identify manufacturing issues and provide leadership in developing solutions.
+ Provide guidance to engineering regarding design concepts and specification requirements that best utilize the facilities equipment and manufacturing techniques.
+ Ensure manufacturing leadership and excellence is maintained by participating in the planning attraction selection retention and development of the required management professional and technical talent.
+ Provide manufacturing expertise to the development of new and expansion of existing business opportunities to enhance the capabilities of the organization.
+ Maintain the strict confidentiality of sensitive information.
+ Responsible for ensuring all laws regulations and other applicable obligations are observed wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
+ Responsible for ensuring work is accomplished in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
+ Other duties as assigned or required.
Desired Experience and Skills:
+ Strong manufacturing and production background preferably in the aerospace industry.
+ Composite lay-up assembly and mechanical assembly are desirable
+ Lean Manufacturing knowledge and implementation a plusJob Qualifications:
+ Typically requires a Bachelors degree in business administration engineering or a related discipline and nine or more years of progressively complex manufacturing experience with at least three of those years managing manufacturing operations. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education.
+ Must have a detailed and comprehensive understanding of the principles concepts theories and practices of manufacturing operations; extensive experience demonstrating a broad application of operations practices techniques and standards; as well as comprehensive project management and leadership skills including organizing planning scheduling and coordinating workloads to meet established deadlines or milestones.
+ Must possess the ability to resolve unusually complex management and technical problems.
+ Strong communication leadership presentation and interpersonal skills are required.
+ Customer focused must be able to work on a self-initiated basis and in a team environment and able to work extended hours as required.
+ US citizenship requiredTravel Percentage Required:
0% - 25%Clearance Required?
Experienced Manufacturing Manager job at General Atomics
Apply for this Experienced Manufacturing Manager position today
Please sign in to apply for this job.