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At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (NGAS) is currently seeking a highly motivated leader to join our team as a General Manufacturing Manager 1 in New Town, ND

This role is 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 on a large system development-type contract or broad responsibility for all aspects of program performance on a delivery order or small technical services-type contract.

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:

Bachelor's degree plus 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment. In lieu of a Bachelor's degree, an Associate's degree plus 6 years of experience in a manufacturing environment, or a High School Diploma and a minimum of 10 years of experience in a manufacturing environment.

Must have scheduling and budgets, affordability, risks and opportunities management, and on time delivery experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Strong experience in leadership and communication skills are preferred. Also highly desired is EVMS experience.

Wire harness ExperienceAbility to obtain and maintain a D.O.D. Secret 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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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