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Northrop Grumman Manager Production Planning Scheduling 1 in Jacksonville, Florida

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Northrop Grumman Space Systems has an opening for a Manager Production Planning Scheduling 1 tojoin our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Cecil Field, Florida.

Essential Functions:

Northrop Grumman is seeking experienced personnel with P-3 aircraft background to support a contingent maintenance program with Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in Jacksonville, FL. The CBP P-3 fleet is comprised of Airborne Early Warning (AEW) and Long Range Tracker (LRT) high-endurance, all-weather, tactical turbo-prop aircraft. The P-3 aircraft are equipped with state-of-the-art, highly sophisticated sensor equipment, i.e., radar, electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) detecting systems.

  • Provide supervision and direction to aircraft maintenance personnel in carrying out aircraft maintenance functions as required maximizing efficiency and minimizing work hours and errors.

  • Ensure assigned aircraft maintenance work is performed properly and is legibly documented.

  • Monitor and control project materials and maintenance labor expenses with regard to overtime requirements and limitations, according to instructions, plans, budgets, and schedules.

  • Oversee the correct use of tools and equipment required to accomplish assigned tasks efficiently, properly, and safely.

  • Serve as liaison with other departments to ensure proper coordination of support efforts and availability of required information.

  • Ensure work progress is accurately documented on non-routine or routine paperwork to include stamps, signatures, and references per local SOPs.

  • Ensure the proper maintenance and control of aircraft visibility work boards, which indicate work remaining and work in progress.

  • Review estimates for all non-routine maintenance documents and communicates any major defects or findings to Management.

  • Initiate and recommend approval of personnel actions including PTO, pay changes, performance appraisals, promotions, transfers, and leaves of absence.

  • Interview, select, and/or recommend hire of employees. Provide appropriate training for departmental personnel.

  • Document, report, and investigate all accidents in accordance with established policy and procedures.

  • Ensure adherence to company policies and procedures with regard to all department functions.

We offer flexible work arrangements, great learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do. Are you ready to put your experience to work at Northrop Grumman? If so, we need you to join us as a P-3 Maintenance Control Shift Manager.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma and 9+ years of multi-engine transport category aircraft experience with 3 years in a documented supervisor position with oversite to troubleshoot P-3 aircraft mechanical, engine, and propeller systems.

  • Current FAA Airframe & Power Plant (A&P) license/certification.

  • Experience maintaining detailed records of the inspections performed, repairs finished, maintenance procedures and parts ordered.

  • Ability to work any assigned shift and overtime as needed.

  • A current Secret Security clearance AND the ability to successfully complete a Department of Homeland Security Background Investigation.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree or Bachelor's Degree in Aviation management.

  • Basic understanding of general avionics equipment and troubleshooting.

  • Ability to troubleshoot, isolate problems, an repair all P-3 aircraft mechanical, electrical, engine and propeller systems including avionics

  • A current Department of Homeland Security Background Investigation.

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Manufacturing and Production

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