Manufacturing Supervisor - Avionics

Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation
Oct 16, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
**Go By Title:** Manufacturing Supervisor - Avionics

**Job Description:** Sikorsky a Lockheed Martin Company is a world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced helicopters for commercial and military missions. We are looking for a Supervisor who will:

+ Lead a team of hourly assemblers, crib attendants and quality inspectors across multiple business units within the Avionics Product Center. Directly supervise the assembly, inspection, testing, and control of in-process and finished goods to ensure compliance with company standards, applicable government regulations and contract requirements.

+ Assist in development and management of budget, staffing, training, development, managing business/operations results, and procurement of capital equipment

+ Participate in regular meetings to discuss the status of the business with management representatives

+ Lead daily meetings with employees to flow down company objectives and to communicate the status of the business to the work force.

+ Ensure a safe working environment for employees by performing Environmental, Health and Safety audits of the work area and enforcing the safety standards are maintained.

+ Promote an ethics-based business culture in the organization. Encourage employee involvement and recognize employee suggestions and ideas to improve quality, efficiency, and safety.

Candidate must be able to work in a customer focused environment, maintaining effective communication with internal/external customers including DCMA.

**Auto req ID:** 29567BR

**Travel Requirements:** 10%

**Experience/Qualifications:** Experience in a manufacturing environment required;

+ Ability to understand procedures, work instructions and specifications, and apply this knowledge in day to day activities;

+ Knowledge of Quality Management Systems, either ISO 9001 or AS 9100, a plus;

+ Hands on experience using standard inspection equipment - micrometers, calipers, height gauges, scales, indicators, etc - preferred;

+ Strong written and verbal communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills in a high volume work environment required;

+ Proficient computer skills and knowledge of MS office applications with the ability to learn new programs that may be job specific;

+ Ability to read and understand blueprints and engineering drawings;

+ Maintain knowledge of all processes, materials, and equipment used;

+ Experience working with represented labor force.

**Job Function:** Operations

**Job Discipline:** Operations

**State:** Connecticut


AA/AS degree w/5-10+ years experience

BA/BS degree w/2-5+ years experience

MA/MS degree w/0-2+ years experience

Or Equivalent experience in the related field

**City:** Stratford

**Employment Type:** Full-Time

**Country:** United States

**Shift:** 2 Shift 85fa5de1adbe45a286e4