Manager Manufacturing Engineering 2

Northrop Grumman

3.2

(26)

Palmdale, CA

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    Position summary

    our team of qualified, diverse individuals within our Manufacturing Engineering organization. This leadership role is located in Palmdale, CA.**

    The Manager Manufacturing Engineer 2 will support the requirements of an expanding and technologically diverse manufacturing assembly line and delivery center that will produce multiple variations of the three F35 Air Vehicle variants. The manager will have direct budget responsibility, and day to day Management for approximately 7-12 Engineers, which will include the following responsibilities:

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Designs manufacturing processes, procedures and production layouts for assemblies, equipment installation, processing, machining and material handling.
    • Designs arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout.
    • Designs sequence of operations and specifies procedures for the fabrication of tools and equipment and other functions that affect product performance.
    • Adapts machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions.
    • May incorporate inspection and test requirements into the production plan.
    • Inspects performance of machinery, equipment, and tools to verify their efficiency, and investigates and initiates corrective action of problems and deficiencies to ensure product quality.
    • Develops manufacturing processes that are applicable to statistical process control, and may develop those techniques.
    • Provides guidance to engineering regarding design concepts and specification requirements to best utilize equipment and manufacturing techniques.
    • Ensures processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations.

    This position will offer either 1st shift or 2nd Shift work schedule with every other Friday off, phenomenal learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.

    As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. You treat all people with respect, and you model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You develop trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement, and respond vigorously to change.

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Must have a Bachelor's Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) AND 7 years of related work experience in aviation, aerospace, general Engineering, or Manufacturing OR Master's Degree in STEM AND 5 years of experience in aviation, aerospace, general Engineering, or Manufacturing

    • Must have 2 year of prior management/leadership experience in related field

    • Must have the ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance (US Citizenship required) as well as the ability to obtain and maintain Program Special Access

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Active Secret Clearance
    • Knowledge of aircraft operations, maintenance and aircraft scheduling
    • Thorough knowledge of aircraft scheduling
    • Technical management experience with expertise in both manufacturing process development and production process engineering
    • Special Program Access
    • Composite fabrication or assembly experience

    Salary Range: $125,500 - $188,300

    The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

    Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
    The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

    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 http://https://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

    Why you should apply for a job to Northrop Grumman:

  • 93% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Back-up Care Advantage offers employees a safety net for those days when regular care arrangements fall through.
  • Sitter City offers access to babysitters, dog walkers & caregivers who can assist with special needs, companion care, housekeeping & more.
  • We’ve partnered with College Coach, an organization that can assist employees and their families through important educational challenges.