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Northrop Grumman General Manufacturing Manager 1 in Baltimore, Maryland

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a General Manufacturing Manager 1 to support the Manufacturing and Test departments . This position is located in Linthicum, Maryland

The General Manufacturing Manager 1 is responsible for the direct supervision of employees and processes in a manufacturing environment. The Manager provides direction to employees utilizing management guidelines and general policies. Overall responsibilities include: driving employee efficiency, meeting product cost and schedule targets, managing the area to produce quality products, and engaging employees to achieve their highest potential.

This Manager will be responsible for the direct supervision of approximately 20 - 25 represented (union) employees.

The Manager is expected to work independently across organizations; manage the use of consumables to achieve budget targets; assign and manage Operator and/or Test technicians to maximize efficiency and achieve target productive yields; implement our process improvements to improve affordability, quality, and schedule; and perform required SAP/MES transactions to manage Operator and/or Test Technicians.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 5 years of professional experience or a Masters and 3 years of relevant experience or 9 years of experience in lieu of a degree.

  • At least 2 years of manufacturing, production, or engineering experience

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance (US citizenship required)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in business, engineering, or other STEM area

  • Previous project or personnel management experience

  • 5 or more years of manufacturing experience

  • Prior experience working in a represented (union) environment

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.

Job Category : Manufacturing and Production