Mgr Production Support Engineering 3

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Job Description

Northrop Grumman Technology Services (TS) is currently seeking a Manager, Production Support Engineering 3. This position is responsible for providing critical program level Industrial Engineering leadership services at the Lake Charles, LA site. Provide core Industrial Engineering disciplines to the program. Leads and directs both Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering functions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for production support engineering with respect to methods, procedures, and complete tracking/reporting.
  • Leadership and management of Industrial and Methodization Engineering groups in support of aircraft major overhaul, Program Depot Maintenance, Modification and Fabrication Center missions.
  • Accurate and effective planning, scheduling and resource requirements in support of operations.
  • Develop well defined Northrop Grumman statements of work from limited customer-provided data
  • Develop, hire and retain effective staff members including coaching and mentoring
  • Awareness of IE best practices and act as Subject Matter Expert (SME) on operating models, proposals and new business pursuits
  • Serves as consultant to senior management in vision, strategy and execution directions
  • Analyzes and designs sequence of operations and work flow to improve efficiencies in plant and production facilities and equipment layouts; and establishes methods for maximum utilization of production facilities and personnel.
  • May establish or assist in establishing accident prevention measures and may manage training programs for personnel concerning all phases of production operations.
  • Conducts studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, inventory control, and production record systems.
  • On the basis of these studies, develops and implements plans and programs for facility modifications and revisions to operating methods.
  • May assist facilities engineers in the planning and design of facilities.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and 14 years' of relevant experience OR Masters' and 12 years of relevant experience.
  • Must possess extensive knowledge of personal computer systems with Microsoft Office, including Microsoft Project.
  • Strong Leadership and management skills
  • Minimum 5 years of people management experience
  • Effective verbal, written, technical communication and presentation skills.
  • Data collection, Root Cause Analysis and Practical Problem Solving Skills
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a secret DoD clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Aerospace Industry experience
  • Experience with Lean/Six-Sigma techniques

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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