Lead Manufacturing Specialist 2 - Production Supervision
Posted 1/24/2017 4:16:27 PM
Business Segment: Aviation Supply Chain
Location(s): United States ; Kansas; Arkansas City
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Role Summary: Perform the daily operations of plants to ensure reliability and consistency on the production line. Includes Service Shops. Requires mastery of a body of theoretical knowledge. Requires developed and strong foundation of function skills and knowledge of relevant technologies. The role supervises professional engine mechanics in a union shop environment.
In addition you will :
Oversight and management of front-line manufacturing employees
Typically managing hourly employee populations
Develops new solutions under guidance and / or in a team setting or based upon precedents in the organizations
Works together with business leadership at SPB and EB level
Specifies needs, communicates about project approach and presents outcomes of research done
Delivers products as part of a team
Works on cross functional teams
Alternatively: Leads analytical and design activities using proven technologies and vested approaches and methods
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Manufacturing)
Minimum of 3 years of experience in Production Supervision
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :
A&P license or ability to obtain a Repairman's certificate from the FAA
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Ability to influence others and lead small teams
Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact
Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously
Effective problem identification and solution skills
Proven analytical and organizational ability
Prior union workforce experience
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