Full Job Description
Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.
As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. You treat all people with respect, and you model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You develop trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement and respond vigorously to change.
You ensure that your team has the information and tools needed to perform at their best. You demonstrate our committed pursuit of applying innovation to meet the requirements of our customer. You craft and execute strategies that result in sustainable value creation that delivers measurable results.
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Northrop GrummanAeronautics Systems has an opening for a Manager of Machining Manufacturing 2 (PAIC) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA. The selected candidate will:
You will supervise employees who form and shape metal by various fabrication, machining, and/or welding processes, setting and operating to objectives and providing guidance to subordinates based on goals, objectives and company policy.
You will manage a segment of a program or a function. Responsible for the direct supervision/management of the staff. Responsible for providing objective-oriented direction to subordinates utilizing management guidelines & general policies. Program Manager responsibilities include: planning and program performance addressing cost, schedule, technical performance, and quality of a work package, subsystem, or related group of work packages on a large system development-type contract or full responsibility for all aspects of program performance on a large delivery order or mid-size technical services-type contract.
You will oversee projects and task assigned to the organizational group performed by non-exempt and/or exempt employees. Becomes involved only when required to assist in meeting schedules or to resolve technical or operational problems. May accomplish results through lower level supervisor or exempt employees.
Position requires outstanding written and oral communication skills with a high level of internal and external engagement, acting as an advisor to individual contributors, senior management and customers.
To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our "Selecting the Best Qualified Managers" video: www.northropgrumman.com/SQMVideo.
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.
Bachelor's Degree with 5 years' experience OR Master's Degree with 3 years' experience in engineering and/or production.
Demonstrated history leading and managing multi-functional team and competence in a specialized or technological field.
Experience in program management and with the development of manufacturing processes and technologies.
Ability to interface/communicate with multiple levels of leadership, clients, and vendors
An Active DoD Secret clearance with a reinvestigation within the last 5 years is required to start. Ability to obtain and maintain special program access as needed for the business (not required to start).
Bachelor's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) field or Master's degree in a STEM field.
Current Special Program Access
Program management experience
Understanding and experience with production and a Machine Shop environment
EVMS (Earned Value Mgmt.) experience
Demonstrated successes in project management of a Machine Shop
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.