Mgr General Manufacturing 2 (Structures)

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector is seeking a Mgr General Manufacturing 2 (Structures)to join our team.The position will be located in Melbourne, FL

Responsible 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). Manufacturing manager responsibilities include: cost, schedule, quality and technical performance of a specific unit or work package. Assignments are received in task oriented terms. Provides direction to subordinates using established policies and precedents. Work is reviewed for adequacy in meeting objectives.

Analysis & interpretation. Full working knowledge of procedures and practices.
Relates more to specific job function. Makes decisions relating to accomplishment of daily work responsibilities. Monitors work operations of exempt and/or non-exempt employees on a daily basis and actively assists or provides direction to subordinates as required. May perform, especially in staff or professional groups, on-going operational tasks of organizational groups.

Executes department procedures that typically affect individual employees within own department. Policy management: Administers and executes policies and procedures that typically affect individual subordinate employees.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree plus5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Candidate must have scheduling and budgets, affordability, risks and opportunities management, and on time delivery experience.
  • Previous leadership experience in the aerospace manufacturing or operations/manufacturing environment.
  • Must have an at least active DoD secret clearance - one with an investigation within the past five years.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in proto-type and product development environment
  • Experience in welding, paint and 3-D printing operations are also highly desired
    Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) System Experience
  • SAP System Experience


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.${descr2}${descr3}


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