Job Summary & Essential Functions: The following describes in general terms the purpose and scope of the position. Directs and coordinates the activities of the Engineering Planners.
Prepare project updates within required timeframe and delegate individual tasks to all employees
Provide support and join improvement based methods. Analyze all opportunities and recommend ways to improve efficiency and reduce costs
Assess and implement training needs for new and existing employees
Properly documents all training for state funding program
Identify internal and external training programs to address competency gaps and/or career pathways
Participates in engineering production problem solving activities (correct action board, Kaizen events, etc)
Partner with internal stakeholders regarding employee training needs
Meets production schedules through proper planning and lean tools
Insures a safe working environment
Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists workers in solving work problems
Confers with manager and/or other supervisors to coordinate activities
Confers with manager, quality assurance and production on specific issues
Issues written and oral instructions.
Completes annual reviews of shift personnel.
Maintains time and attendance and overtime records for assigned departments.
Supports the values of the company.
Supports the team decisions and provides input
Continuously improve production processes to contribute to the teamwork necessary to continuously improve other processes
Attends scheduled meetings
Attends/runs weekly tailgate meetings
Responsible for the proper handling, training and management of hazardous waste generated in assigned departments
Other duties as assigned.
Skills & Qualifications
Required Skills & Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, qualifications, competencies, abilities and any physical demands if required. Physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential requirements of this job.
Knowledge of aerospace company specifications and practices
Ability to lead a group of people in a constructive, productive and fair manner
Familiarity with sheet metal and composite fabrication, machining, forming, aerospace assembly methods
Ability to manage numerous projects and meet deadlines or recovery plans
Ability to work independently and within team environment
Strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills
Pleasant personality, must interact with all levels of personnel
Overtime and weekend work as needed to support engineering and manufacturing
Read and understand internal procedures and policies
Understand and follow through on both verbal and written instructions
Team oriented with a the ability to work in continuous improvement environment
Basic Computer Skills:
Able to learn new screens, reports, functions and simple software programs with assistance
Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess the outlined experience level, education, training, minimum years of experience, product or industry knowledge plus any certifications in order to be considered.
Bachelors of Arts Technical degree plus three five years' experience as Engineering/Production or Operations
Two five year's experience in an aerospace manufacturing environment
Must possess strong computer skills
Technical writing skills required
Ability to read and interpret blueprints and work instructions
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are necessary to produce and deliver quality training programs
Ability to communicate professionally and effectively among all levels of the organization
Excellent organizational and time-management skills; must have the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
Proficient in MS Office, Power Point, Word and Excel or similar programs required
Strong knowledge of learning management systems
Ability to present complex information to a variety of audiences
801 Royal Oaks
Monrovia, California, 91016