- Rosamond, CA
BAE Systems has a current opportunity for a Manufacturing Manager to join our team located at the Mojave Air & Space Port.
Manufacturing Manager - Integrates, leads, and manages a team of technicians and manufacturing personnel.
This includes multiple types of programs from development, prototyping and production to include machine shop/sheet metal shop and electrical fabrication of wire harnesses and LRUs.
Provides leadership, participates in continuous improvement activities such as Lean events, value stream mapping, root cause analysis and drives execution for affordability initiatives.
The candidate will act as Cost Account Manager (CAM) for all manufacturing activities and provide input to Program Planners and the Program Manager.
Generate reports and metrics with briefings to Program Manager.
Repetitive movement of hands and fingers (i.e., frequent computer use, typing and writing).
Frequent sitting. Indoor office environment and/or laboratory environment (potential exposure to hazardous chemicals, odors, hot/cold depending on location).
Moving items of up to 50 lbs and lifting to a height of 3 to 4 feet is potentially required (frequency by exact position).
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience
Exceptional oral and written communication skills. Ensure effective communication between all participants in the design, procurement and build process.
Experience in generating BOMs, make/buy determination, procurement, sustainment, warehousing scheduling and material management.
Experience with Lean concepts. Experience with lean material flow methodologies in a growing manufacturing environment. Ability to develop and improve manufacturing processes and methods.
Utilize lean methodology to facilitate kaizens and other process improvements.
Improving the quality of the output of a process by identifying and removing the causes of defects and minimizing variability in manufacturing and business processes.
Experience in highly regulated industries (DoD, FAA, AS9100 and AS9110)
Ability to obtain U.S. Secret Security Clearance
Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma Certifications
Current U.S. Secret Security clearance with the ability to obtain Special Access Program approval
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.
At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
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