Requisition ID: R10083798
Category: Manufacturing and Production
Location: Baltimore, MD, USA
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: None
Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
Travel Required: No
Positions Available: 1
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation’s history – from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.
Oversees and manages all operational aspects of a (one or more) manufacturing and/or production area(s), responsible for the safety of the employees, delivering quality products on time and within customer cost targets, and continuous improvement. Provides leadership direction of design and process development, production, operations, engineering, test and Quality Assurance functions. Manages and presents status on cost, schedule and performance for all projects within the area; assesses issues and develops mitigation plans to meet productivity, quality, cost, and delivery goals.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) Manufacturing Operations organization is looking for a Manager Manufacturing Operations 3 to oversee operations activities in the Surface Mount Technology (SMT) manufacturing areas. The Manager Manufacturing Operations 3 will have organizational responsibility for up to 170 employees including Manufacturing Management and Union represented employees.
The primary mission is to meet or exceed customer requirements by providing quality products on time and within program cost targets, while promoting a lean manufacturing environment.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Providing leadership direction in areas such as: Technical Guidance, Process Development, Continuous Improvement, Capacity Planning, Capital & Facility Planning, Cost/ Benefit Analysis, Manpower Planning, Staffing, EAC Execution and ISO9001/AS9100 auditable processes
Managing annual budgetary responsibilities of $7M – $8M
Providing direction to employees utilizing management guidelines and general policies
Driving employee efficiency
Meeting product cost and schedule targets
Managing the area to produce quality products
Engaging employees to achieve their highest potential
To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers video: www.northropgrumman.com/SQMVideo
Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 9+ years of relevant professional experience
5+ years of relevant experience in engineering or manufacturing
2+ years of experience managing or leading people or projects
Demonstrated ability to effectively and constructively communicate with all levels of Manufacturing, Program, Engineering, Functional Support Management, and Professionals
Experience with resource planning and budgeting
The ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret Level Security Clearance, which requires US Citizenship (an Interim Secret clearance is preferred to start)
Experience working in a union represented environment
6+ years of demonstrated successful people management experience – including experience managing organizations of 60 or more individuals
Experience with circuit card assembly manufacturing
LEAN manufacturing and process improvement experience
Active Secret level security clearance
Hands-on experience developing and managing budgets with responsibility for cost performance
Experience with the following metrics: Performance Index, Test Yields and Rework Hours
Technical STEM degree
Salary Range: $139,000 USD – $208,400 USD
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 health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.
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://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Northrop Grumman / Equal Opportunity Employer
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