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Northrop Grumman, Logistics & Modernization Division has an opening for a Manager General Manufacturing 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Lake Charles, LA
The selected candidate has the responsibility, authority, and accountability for leading the manufacturing activities of a given cost center including quality, cost and schedule objectives, and production accountability along with other duties.
Leading/Managing variously skilled technicians and support personnel
Ensuring compliance to all NGC policies and procedures as applicable for operations environments
Providing direction and coaching to technicians and other operations personnel in the assembly and manufacturing areas
Ensuring team members receive the required training and prepares the daily work plans in support of overall program objectives
Encouraging and providing direction for career development of employees, including educational options for highly motivated employees
Providing leadership/direction to ensure all affordability initiatives and opportunities for process improvements are systematically identified, pursued, and supported
Responsibility for daily operations of a team or work unit (direct supervision of the staff, assignment of work, schedules, day to day workflow, and operating costs).
Bachelor's Degree and at least 5 years' of experience within a manufacturing environment. In lieu of formal education, High School Diploma/GED or equivalent and at least 9 years' experience within a manufacturing environment.
At least 3 years proven leadership or supervisory experience in a manufacturing or operations/assembly environment
Experience in the Aerospace and Defense Industry
Must be able to obtain a secret DoD clearance with ability to maintain.
Active DoD Secret clearance with ability to maintain
Experience creating reports, trend analysis, policy & procedure updates, and presentations to functional & program leadership using MS Office tools - Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
FAA certification Airframe and Power plant (A&P)
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