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Mechanical Assembly Operations Manager in Gilbert at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 4/11/2019

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Job Description

The Opportunity | Mechanical Assembly Operations Manager

In a manufacturing environment, the Manufacturing Operations Sr. Manager implements strategic policies and manages the coordination of manufacturing operations activities including two or more of the following functional areas: manufacturing itself, production control, product engineering, manufacturing engineering, equipment engineering, inventory control, potential materials functions, such as purchasing, and shipping/receiving activities

Your Challenge

  • May establish goals, improves technologies, and resolves problems in conjunction with managers of multiple departments, which may include manufacturing, quality assurance, engineering, and sales

  • Provide leadership to direct reports

  • Involved in translating customer requirements into state-of-the-art manufacturing strategies and processes, resulting in cost-effective processing and profitable manufacturing of company products

  • Develops operations-related plans, budgets, and policies and procedures

  • Maintains safety and regulatory compliance relating to the production facility

  • Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function

  • Champion change through the department to continually improve performance

  • May support offshore suppliers and activites and liase with supply chain management

Your Expertise

  • Bachelor Degree required, Master's preferred

  • Strong initiative, leadership and analytical problem solving experience

  • Experience in leading and developing direct reports

  • Excellent multi-tasking skills

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications

  • Lean manufacturing background and applicable process experience

  • Excellent critical thinking is required, as are strong communications skills and a positive attitude

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.


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