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BAE Systems Manufacturing Manager in Mojave, California

Job Description

BAE Systems has a current opportunity for a Manufacturing Manager to join our team located at the Mojave Air & Space Port.

Job Description:

Manufacturing Manager - Integrates, leads, and manages a team of technicians and manufacturing personnel.

This includes multiple types of programs from development, prototyping and production to include machine shop/sheet metal shop and electrical fabrication of wire harnesses and LRUs.

Provides leadership, participates in continuous improvement activities such as Lean events, value stream mapping, root cause analysis and drives execution for affordability initiatives.

The candidate will act as Cost Account Manager (CAM) for all manufacturing activities and provide input to Program Planners and the Program Manager.

Generate reports and metrics with briefings to Program Manager.

Physical Environment:

Repetitive movement of hands and fingers (i.e., frequent computer use, typing and writing).

Frequent sitting. Indoor office environment and/or laboratory environment (potential exposure to hazardous chemicals, odors, hot/cold depending on location).

Moving items of up to 50 lbs and lifting to a height of 3 to 4 feet is potentially required (frequency by exact position).

Required Skills and Education

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Exceptional oral and written communication skills. Ensure effective communication between all participants in the design, procurement and build process.

Experience in generating BOMs, make/buy determination, procurement, sustainment, warehousing scheduling and material management.

Experience with Lean concepts. Experience with lean material flow methodologies in a growing manufacturing environment. Ability to develop and improve manufacturing processes and methods.

Utilize lean methodology to facilitate kaizens and other process improvements.

Improving the quality of the output of a process by identifying and removing the causes of defects and minimizing variability in manufacturing and business processes.

Experience in highly regulated industries (DoD, FAA, AS9100 and AS9110)

Ability to obtain U.S. Secret Security Clearance

Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.

Preferred Skills and Education

Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma Certifications

Current U.S. Secret Security clearance with the ability to obtain Special Access Program approval

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.

Manufacturing Manager


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