Production Supervisor - 3rd Shift (117953BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Andover, Massachusetts, United States
  • 10/30/2018
U.S. Citizen / Must Be Clearable Engineering - Hardware / Software

Job Description

Location: Andover Massachusetts Security Clearance: Confidential Third shift. Raytheon IDS has an opportunity to direct a team oriented manufacturing cell within the operations group in a fast paced and dynamic environment to ensure assembled hardware meets contractual quality, cost, and delivery requirements by planning, organizing, and directing the flow of production.

This pivotal role requires a high degree of autonomy leading daily interaction with other cross-business teams in IDS to maintain and meet organizational goals and objectives. These groups include: technical support, manufacturing/test/design engineering, maintenance, production control, finance and the program management office.

Achieving/exceeding cost, quality, delivery and safety goals. Identifying and implementing continuous improvement opportunities using six sigma and lean methodologies is critical performance criteria for this position.
In addition to the above, responsibilities include, workforce planning and forecasting, employee hiring and training, time and attendance tracking, area layout and flow management, capital identification and control of overhead expenses, and ensuring the enforcement of company policies and procedures.

The position supports deployment of manufacturing operations strategy, control systems, tools and metrics to accurately measure progress, identify root causes of hardware design, production capacity, quality and staffing issues and develop/implement corrective action plans.

This position can be a Salary Grade G07 or Salary Grade G08 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position

Required Skills:

Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a production / manufacturing / operations or similar environment
Minimum of 1 year leadership experience in a manufacturing, production, operations or similar environment with knowledge of planning/scheduling and operations
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Desired Skills:

Previous experience supervising bargaining unit employees
Previous experience utilizing a shop floor data management system
Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering, and Supervisory experience in the aerospace/defense industry
Experience utilizing lean manufacturing concepts with a proven track record of lean / six sigma implementation projects
High computer literacy and proficiency working with Microsoft Office Tools (Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Access)
Ability to leverage technology
Familiarity with paperless Shop Floor Control Systems
Experience utilizing business systems and tools that aid in manufacturing and financial management

Required Education (including Major):

BA or BS degree. Preference for degree in business field, technical field, or engineering.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Headquartered in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, IDS has 32 locations around the world. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas, including air and missile defense systems; missile defense radars; early warning radars; naval ship operating systems; C5ITM products and services; and other advanced technologies. IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security. Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, Engineering Technology, Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering, All, Integrated Defense Systems Massachusetts Opportunities, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering, Contracts and Supply Chain Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Technology, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Supply Chain/Purchasing
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