Senior Associate - Manufacturing/Operations

United Technologies Corporation Rockford , IL 61101

Posted 3 months ago

Date Posted:
2019-11-08-08:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

A01: Rockford

  • Aerospace 4747 Harrison Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61125 USA

At Collins Aerospace, we're dedicated to relentlessly tackle the toughest challenges in our industry all to redefine aerospace.

Created in 2018 through the combination of two leading companies Rockwell Collins and United Technologies Aerospace Systems we're driving the industry forward through technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for global aerospace and defense. Every day we imagine ways to make the skies and the spaces we touch smarter, safer and more amazing than ever. Together we chart new journeys, reunite families, protect nations and save lives. And we do it all with some of the greatest talent this industry has to offer.

We are Collins Aerospace and we hope you join us as we REDEFINE AEROSPACE.

Role Overview

This position will regularly interface with Business Development in strategic business capture supporting new program introduction and supply base definition. The position will require frequent interface with various customers and will be the sole Operations point of contact for assigned programs.

Requires a candidate with strong leadership skills and the ability to convey effective direction using strong written and verbal skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides analysis for sequencing of work, such as build and delivery, to ensure smooth operations and optimal use of resources.

  • Provides analysis on cell performance and productivity to optimize productivity.

  • Responsible for all or a major portion of processing operations in a plant.

  • Strong analytical skills required for accurate material and manufacturing planning methodologies, use of leading/lagging metrics in the monitoring of progress against plan and evaluation of root cause and implementation of corrective actions in support of a continuous improvement culture.

  • Strategic planning of manpower and material to support factory level loading and tactical planning on a daily basis to maximize labor and equipment utilization.

  • Daily interface with Customer, Program, Manufacturing, Quality and Engineering organizations to ensure customer committed hardware and data deliveries are consistently tracked and achieved.

  • Completes and documents quality related items and ensures established quality standards are met.

  • Engages in cost reduction and process improvement activities to ensure efficiency of operations and cost effectiveness.

  • Conducts basic scheduling analysis to ensure smooth operations and optimal use of facilities.

Education:

This position requires a Bachelor's degree in the appropriate discipline and 3+ years of relevant experience.

In the absence of a degree, 7 years of relevant experience is required.

Qualifications

  • Prior experience in an Operations organization or interfacing with Operations organization on a recurring basis

  • Superior verbal and written communication skills and be a self-starter able to operate independently with no oversight

  • Experience in financial, manufacturing, material planning, Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) and government programs are key traits of the successful candidate

  • Familiar with SAP or other MRP systems

  • Drive Continuous Improvement projects

  • ACE, 6 Sigma and other Lean Manufacturing processes
  • Strong computer skills specifically in using MS Project, and MS Office products is highly desired

  • Requires interfacing with Business Development in strategic business capture supporting new program introduction and supply base definition

  • Possess strong leadership skills and the ability to convey effective direction using strong written and verbal skills

  • Position will require frequent interface with various customers and will be the sole Operations point of contact for assigned programs

  • Focus/ability to set priories and work independently

  • Proven ability to handle multiple priorities simultaneously

  • Adaptability to change in a quickly fast moving environment

  • Expected travel approximately 10% in support of Manufacturing Process Reviews at Collins Aerospace and Supplier facilities in support of program start-up, cold start and sourcing transitions

Due to special contracts and programs U.S. Citizen required

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check and drug screen (every external new hire in the U.S.)

"This job may be considered a sensitive position in accordance with NASA Guidelines. If so, the selected candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing per NASA's regulation subpart 1823.5 Drug-Free Workforce. "

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

  • Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Life insurance and disability coverage

  • And more

Apply now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace, every day.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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