Category: Manufacturing and Production
Location: Palmdale, California
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Telecommute: No -Teleworking not available for this position
Travel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Positions Available: 2
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. At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history. As a leader, you:
Act with integrity and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do.
Enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners.
Treat all people with respect, and model personal growth and continuous development.
Know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team.
Develop trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work.
Deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement, respond vigorously to change and ensure that your team has the information and tools needed to perform at their best.
Demonstrate our committed pursuit of applying innovation to meet the requirements of our customer.
Craft and execute strategies that result in sustainable value creation that delivers measurable results.
If this is YOU…keep reading! Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Manager of General Manufacturing 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA. The selected candidate will manage a program or a function within the larger organizational unit, setting and operating to objectives and providing guidance to subordinates based on goals, objectives and company policy. Essential Functions: Project performance addressing cost, schedule, and technical quality for related Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) elements on a large system development-type contract or full responsibility for all aspects of program performance on a large technical services-type contract. The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.
Must be able to work any shift or work schedules, including nights and weekends. Shifts are: Monday - Thursday - 1st shift (5:00 am - 3:30 pm) or 2nd shift (4:12 pm - 2:42 am) OR Friday - Sunday - 1st shift (5:00 am - 3:30 pm) or 2nd shift (3:00 pm - 1:30 am).
Bachelor's Degree with 7 years of experience in an aerospace, automotive, military, manufacturing and/or maintenance environment OR High School Diploma/GED with 11 years of experience in an aerospace, automotive, military, manufacturing and/or maintenance environment.
5 years of direct leadership experience, knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite AND the ability to effectively communicate and present presentations with various levels of leadership.
Active DoD Secret clearance newly granted or reviewed within 5 years AND the ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access
Special Program Access
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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.