Manufacturing Supervisor

Join the Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector as we focus on the development of new capabilities for our military and intelligence customers around the globe. The Supervisor General Manufacturing position will be located at our

Rolling Meadows, IL facility.

The IRCM manufacturing organization builds various products in an ISO 9000 environment for military applications. The manufacturing environment requires precision, attention to detail and quality. This position reports to IRCM Manufacturing Cell Manager within Manufacturing Operations at the Rolling Meadows campus. The Manufacturing Supervisor will lead the manufacturing team that builds and tests IRCM products for multiple programs. This individual is responsible for leading a team of employees that build and/or test IRCM products in support of multiple business needs and programs.

The leadership responsibilities include daily administrative duties of time approval, establishing production priorities in the work cell, communicating priorities to the team, establishing employee goals and developing performance reviews,

increasing team engagement, employee development initiatives, clear / concise communication across the work cell, and adherence to the area and company procedures and policies.

This leadership position additionally includes working closely with the Manufacturing Engineering organization by supporting the resolution of technical issues in the work cell, evaluation of factory yield data, and implementation of

root cause/corrective action analysis; equipment maintenance & calibration strategies to ensure equipment capacity is available to support production schedules; evaluation of process flows to ensure optimal process flow minimizing cycle time thru the manufacturing work cells. As well as provide employee feedback to the Mfg Eng. team relative to equipment and tooling needs.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree 5 years' experience in manufacturing environment
  • Leadership experience
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance, US Citizenship required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity and experience with SAP
  • OSHA/PPE Experience
  • MS Office familiarity
  • Electro / Optical background
  • Active clearance

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


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