Value Stream Manager - Manufacturing

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
Raytheon Missiles & Defense produces a broad portfolio of advanced technologies, including air and missile defense systems, precision weapons, radars, and command and control systems delivering end-to-end solutions to detect, track and engage threats. Headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, the business generated $16 billion in pro forma annual revenue in 2019 and has 30,000 employees globally. Raytheon Missiles & Defense is one of four businesses that form Raytheon Technologies Corporation.

Job Description:

The Value Stream Lead (VSL) is responsible for all manufacturing related activities within a production or depot-manufacturing environment. The successful candidate will report to a Value Stream Manager and be accountable for the daily management and direction of up to 20+ touch labor employees within one shift. The VSL will be tasked to define clear operational schedules, priorities, goals, and collaborate with functional support employees to allow for continuous manufacturing of line-flow or end-item products. Additionally, the VSL will have accountability for the quality of production, and depot products, while being delivered on time at or below cost targets.

This position involves direct support of manufacturing activities and requires spending significant amounts of time in and around factory areas. The candidate must be capable and willing
to work extended hours (when required) in a fast-paced deadline driven environment. The ideal candidate will possess the demonstrated skills and experience necessary to perform in manufacturing leadership role.

Shift: Hybrid 5:30 PM 3:00 AM (9/80)

The Value Stream Lead is responsible for, but not limited to the following:

Key responsibilities include:
  • Site Leadership interface and interactions
  • Schedule, Quality and Cost performance management of responsible work areas
  • Provide the required resources (facilities, processes, equipment, training, etc.) to ensure all employees work in a safe working environment
  • Communication of customer and site requirements to bargaining unit workforce
  • Interface with support employees including planning, engineering, quality and other Value Stream Leaders across shifts
  • Manage and lead up to 20+ touch personnel
  • Perform a wide variety of sequencing, planning, scheduling, coordinating and reporting tasks in support of the manufacturing workflow
  • Prioritizes project issues and assists in the resolutions process to meet productivity, quality, and organizational goals and contractual delivery requirements
  • Ensure compliance to all pertinent operating procedures, organizational directives and work instructions
U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Please Note: This position can be a Team Leader II Manufacturing or Manager I Manufacturing based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

Required Experience:
  • Minimum 4 years professional experience with minimum 2 years experience in manufacturing, operations, production control, military, finance, security or related area
  • Demonstrated leadership experience and the ability to communicate across the entire organization
  • Material Resource Planning experience within an Enterprise Resource Planning system or like system (SAP, Expected at Complete, IMDS - Integrated Maintenance Data System, TMSS - Tactical Missile Reporting System)
  • Experience with preparing and/or maintaining compliance for audits
  • Must have an active U.S. Secret clearance
Desired Skills/Experiences:
  • Understanding of an Operation Environment (TAKT, Line Balancing, Value Stream Mapping)
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing concepts and/or implementation
  • Knowledge of Bargaining Unit Agreement & Compliance
  • Strong knowledge of Production Control concepts including WIP management and TAKT
  • Understanding of Estimate At Completion (EAC) process and Hours Per Unit (HPU)
  • Proficiency with SAP, Microsoft Excel including use of advance analytic tools
Required Education:

Bachelors Degree required, preferably in Engineering, Manufacturing or related field.

This position requires an active security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens. 177044


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Value Stream Manager - Manufacturing

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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