Production Supervisor - 1st Shift

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Andover, MA 01810
About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

Job Summary

Raytheon Missiles & Defense is offering a great opportunity for a first shift Production Supervisor in our Microwave Center. This position will be responsible for the leadership of a manufacturing operations team of approximately 40 employees and will be accountable for the performance on all aspects of safety, quality, schedule, and cost for the first shift Microwave Center Value Stream. The Value Stream Cell Leader will be responsible for setting the standard and driving operational excellence throughout the organization.

This role requires daily interaction with other functions to maintain and meet organizational goals and objectives. These groups include: technical support, manufacturing/test/design engineering, maintenance, production control, finance and the program management office. Achieving/exceeding safety, quality, delivery, cost goals and identifying and implementing continuous improvement opportunities using six sigma and lean methodologies are critical performance criteria for this position.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Supports deployment of manufacturing operations strategy, control systems, tools and metrics to accurately measure progress and drive continuous improvement, as they relate to the work Cell.
  • Employee hiring and training
  • Area layout and flow management
  • time and attendance tracking
  • Capital identification and control of area overhead & Indirect*Direct expenses
  • Ensuring the full compliance of company policies and procedures

    This position can be a Salary Grade G08 or Salary Grade G09 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • BA or BS degree in a related field or equivalent education and work experience.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in a manufacturing environment with knowledge of manufacturing planning/scheduling and operations utilizing business systems and tools that aid in manufacturing and financial management
  • Knowledge of utilizing lean manufacturing concepts with track record of lean / six sigma implementation projects
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Qualifications We Value:
  • Previous experience supervising bargaining unit employees
  • Previous experience supervising in a high mix/Low Volume environment
  • Previous RF experience
  • High computer literacy and with confidence and skill working with Microsoft Office Tools (Excel, PowerPoint, Project) and familiarity with IDS systems (VM, PRISM, PDM)
  • Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering, and Supervisory experience in the aerospace/defense industry
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) skills;
  • Experience in leading in a team-based manufacturing environment and make decisions with minimal supervision
  • People Management Skills Goal setting, Delegation, Coaching, Motivating
  • Supervisory skills with knowledge to use good judgment to resolve conflict
  • Process oriented with problem-solving skills
  • Flexible, self-confident team player with the able to think outside the box to solve complex operational issues while maintaining open communications and a cooperative work environment.
  • Customer focused
  • Metrics driven and success oriented

What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

This job is posted internally as: (Team Leader II Manufacturing) 180229


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Production Supervisor - 1st Shift

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Andover, MA 01810

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