Sr. Operations Supervisor (Onsite), Louisville, Kentucky

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Louisville, Kentucky

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United States of America


HKY01: Wheel & Brake Svc – Louisville 7100 Intermodal Drive, Louisville, KY, 40258 USA

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This position is for 1st Shift Senior Operations Supervisor at our Louisville, KY facility! The senior operations supervisor will be responsible for supervising technicians team leaders of production employees and sets day-to-day goals in a landing gear MRO facility.  Oversees cell productivity and scheduling updates, sequencing of work, continuous improvement implementation and sustainment. This role will be onsite.

Primary Responsibilities:

Owns the execution of short / medium-term manufacturing strategy and the operational direction of the responsible service center production processes
Achieves operating objectives, consistent with budget and customer contractual obligations
Leads continuous improvement (CI) activity for the service center; consistently demonstrates a commitment to CI as a change agent for the facility
Oversees cost reduction and process improvement for the service center to ensure efficiency of operations and cost effectiveness
Assists Site Lead in developing annual service center budgets
Oversees and ensures all quality related items are complete and documented to meet established quality standards. Develops and maintains an audit ready environment for area of responsibility.
Ensures work place is safe and free of significant hazards.  Overall EH&S accountability for responsible service center(s)
Assists Site Lead in managing financial performance of the service center
Analyzes inventory and coordinates with purchasing on replenishment processes and stocking levels
Plans and maintains proper staffing levels in area of responsibility
Ensures and actively supports employees’ career development
Monitors product quality and ensures shipped orders are in compliance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) requirements and/ or other regulatory agencies
Performs other duties as assigned
Up to 50% travel required

Basic Qualifications:

Typically requires University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 5 years prior relevant experience or an Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 3 years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Minimum of 1 year of supervisory experience preferred
Minimum of 2 years of experience in operations and/ or aerospace industry preferred
Experience in leading CI events and the use of CI tools and lean methodology
Knowledge of agency (ex, FAA) regulations for aircraft maintenance & certification preferred
Engineering and Operations experience in a Landing Gear MRO environment is highly preferred

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio, and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Our Advanced Structures team leverages advanced materials and additive manufacturing to develop complex interior and exterior solutions. These solutions ensure structural integrity of the aircraft, help aircraft take off and land, stay trim in the air, move forward, carry cargo and conduct rescues. We delight our customers with superior products and best-in-class service. Our global team is committed to continuous improvement – we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us! 

We make modern flight possible for millions of travelers and our military every second.  Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems or creating a positive in-flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, Power & Controls focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.


* Please consider the following role type definitions as you apply for this role.

Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

Hybrid: Employees who are working in Hybrid roles will work regularly both onsite and offsite.  Ratio of time working onsite will be determined in partnership with your leader.

Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles will work primarily offsite (from home).  An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed. 

Regardless of your role type, collaboration and innovation are critical to our business and all employees will have access to digital tools so they can work with colleagues around the world – and access to Collins sites when their work requires in-person meetings.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes: 

Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option
Tuition reimbursement program
Student Loan Repayment Program
Life insurance and disability coverage
Optional coverages you can buy: pet insurance, home and auto insurance, additional life and accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal, ID theft protection
Birth, adoption, parental leave benefits
Ovia Health, fertility, and family planning
Adoption Assistance         
Autism Benefit
Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 10 free counseling sessions
Healthy You Incentives, wellness rewards program
Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits
Bright Horizons, child and elder care services
Teladoc Medical Experts, second opinion program
 And more! 

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.


Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year

Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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