Front Line Supervisor, Production Engineering, Controls and Logistics
Bell Textron Inc.
Ozark, AL
We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA’s first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on demand mobility. At Bell, we are proud to be an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.

Bell is seeking an experienced Manufacturing Leader, Production Engineering, Control and Logistics in the Ozark, Alabama facility. This position will lead and direct activities for all Production Engineering, Production Control & Logistics operations for Ozark Assembly Center (BHO).

Primary Responsibilities:
Manage a team of Production Engineers in the function of creating and maintaining process planning in support of shop floor, determining the tools required to accomplish such tasks, and managing the activities of manufacturing engineering
Work with the required support groups and manufacturing to develop schedules, order release, part delivery and appropriate mitigations as necessary
Orchestrate the integration of dispatching, Industrial Engineering, Resource Analysis, change control, warehousing / stores and procurement functions to improve the delivery of parts, material and tools
Continuously drive improvement of critical metrics such as safety, product quality, delivery performance, cost and growth
Develop and implement strategies that result in significant inventory turn/reduction improvements without compromising on-time delivery performance
Develop and maintain departmental training records
Be an effective leader that supports the effort to meet Safety, Cost, Quality, and Schedule commitments

Education Requirements:
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Bachelors degree in a relevant field preferred

At least 7 years direct technical experience in aircraft assembly manufacturing processes, supply planning, and/or logistics
Experience in manufacturing assembly processes including tool methodologies, technical writing and Root Cause Corrective action
Able to function effectively as a leader and support value streams with a customer service attitude to make the team successful and drive results.
Capable of reviewing and preparing Projects Plans and Estimates.
Proven success with leading and or implementing large complex projects related to this positions roles and responsibilities.
Able to effectively communicate with both subordinates and management
Proficient in PC usage (Word, Power Point, Excel)

Don’t miss the chance to join a diverse, inclusive environment where you feel a sense of belonging. As a member of our global workforce, you will collaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where unique experiences, backgrounds and ideas combined with a strong passion for our products take us above and beyond flight.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)., Non-U.S. persons selected must meet eligibility requirements for access to export-restricted information. , The ITAR/EAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.
Job Field: Manufacturing
Primary Location: US-Alabama-Ozark
Recruiting Company: Bell Textron Inc.
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Manager with Direct Reports
Shift: First Shift
Job Posting: 10/01/2019, 8:43:42 AM
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