Lockheed Martin Tool & Die Making Supervisor in Palmdale, California
Description: The Skunk Works (Lockheed Martin Advanced Development Program) is looking for world class talent in Tool Engineering to be a part of a team that will carry on our 70+ year tradition making history in advanced aircraft development. Will manage and be responsible for day to day operations to include cost, schedule, quality performance, customer relations and manpower requirements for the Tooling Group. Will keep abreast of changes in company policies, engineering design and industry technology improvements. Ensure visual tracking methods to depict cost, quality and schedule performance, and provide guidance and leadership to effectively deploy Lean processes including support of Lean initiatives and recommending projects in assigned areas. Will maintain open lines of communication with management and customer personnel and give clear and direct expectations to hourly non-exempt subordinates. Will provide the framework and ensure compliance with company policies, directives & procedures and Company/Union agreements. Will be responsible for establishing optimum utilization of available resources to ensure program/company objectives and unique program requirements and goals are achieved. Will support and implement Company Goals and Objectives.
Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.
Understanding of Tool Manufacturing, Tool Design, Fabrication, Assembly Processes and Techniques.
Understanding of Electronic Measuring equipment and Machine Shop Theory.
Knowledge of Lean Initiatives is desired.
Full Spectrum Leadership Skills
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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