Northrop Grumman

Role description & Responsibilities:

Provides direction and motivates employees on a project basis to employees in a single facility, guided by established practices and precedents.

Ability to provide and interpret written and verbal instructions

Interprets, executes, and recommends modifications to practices that affect his or her direct reports.

Frequently performs ongoing tasks of the department.

Provides technical support to engineering staff in the operation and maintenance (routine and non-routine) of manufacturing equipment.

Works directly with maintenance and engineering in running, maintaining, troubleshooting manufacturing equipment.

Ensures a safe working environment is maintained at all times.

Reviews results for timeliness, quality, and cost effectiveness to accomplish departmental goals.

Executes manpower forecasts.

Interacts frequently with direct reports and managers concerning operations and scheduling

Schedules work, leads and trains direct reports, and controls processes on a scheduled basis within cost parameters while maintaining positive working relationships.

Administers and complies with the union contract, trains new employees and new processes obtained for the department.

Provides sound judgment and ensures overall quality and efficiency of the department

Company Name
Northrop Grumman
Rocket Center, WV

Basic Qualifications:

Associates Degree in a related field or Technical School certification or a high school diploma with 10+ years of continuous service experience as a Supervisor in a manufacturing setting.

Availability and willingness to work a variety of shifts, as needed, which may include 2nd or 3rd shift

Ability to provide sound judgment to ensure overall quality and efficiency of the department.

Experience using Microsoft Word and MS Office

Experience in electrical, mechanical, pneumatic equipment

Eligible to obtain a DoD Security Clearance; U.S. Citizenship is a prerequisite

Flexible with work assignments.

Proactive safety attitude.

Preferred Qualifications:

Demonstrated hands-on mechanical aptitude

Prior experience supervising in a manufacturing unionized environment

Experience with Lean manufacturing techniques

How to Apply

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