Final Assembly SupervisorSunnyvale, CA

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our Manufacturing - Final Assembly team as a Final Assembly Supervisor based in Sunnyvale, CA .

What you'll get to do:

Do you have what it takes to be a Leader and make an impact in National Defense and Sailors' lives? At Sunnyvale campus you will get to work on unique systems that are not made anywhere else in the world. Equipment you produce will keep Sailors safe in places no human is meant to survive and will play a major role into our Nation's military superiority and Global Security. Northrop Grumman Marine Systems specializes in the development, manufacture assembly and testing of propulsion, and power generation systems for naval surface ships and submarines.

As a Final Assembly Supervisor you will lead a team of 10-15 mechanics, pipefitters, painters, or electricians directly responsible for the final assembly of Marine Systems products. An important aspect of your role will be to guide and support your team, demonstrate accountability and ownership of results, and ensure that all work is performed in accordance with policies, procedures, and to Northrop Grumman's high standards of Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, and Engagement.

As a People Leader you'll support your employees by ensuring:

  • Accuracy of personnel's time and pay.

  • Safety of work environment and resolution of employee concerns.

  • Adherence to the collective bargaining agreement.

  • Timely completion of assigned training.

  • Removal of obstacles to performing work efficiently.

  • Maintain a collaborative, engaging, and high-performing team environment.

About the Company:

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world's biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

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.




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Basic Qualifications Manager General Manufacturing 1:

  • Bachelor's Degree with minimum 4+ years of professional/military experience, Master's Degree with 2+ years of professional/military experience, or 8+ years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree.

  • Strong desire to become an effective leader in a manufacturing environment.

  • Ability to work weekends to support operations as needed

  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a Secret clearance.

  • Effective written and oral communication skills.

Basic Qualifications Manager General Manufacturing 2:

  • All above qualifications plus:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with 7+ years of experience; Master's with 5+ years of experience; PhD with 2+ years of experience (4 additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree).

  • S upervisory or team lead experience in an operations environment.

  • Familiarity with Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques.

  • Understanding of SAP.

  • Experience managing union represented workforce.

  • Previous manufacturing experience.

  • Previous military experience

  • STEM Degree

Salary Range: $95,000 - $142,600

Salary Range 2: $114,100 - $171,100

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.