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Northrop Grumman Manager Manufacturing Equipment Maintenance 2 in Sunnyvale, California

At Northrop Grumman, our work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human, the lives our technologies protect. It's the value of innovation that makes a difference today and tomorrow. Here you'll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that's uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful; where employees share experience, insights, perspectives and creative solutions through integrated product & cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups. From engineering and manufacturing, to operations and business development, Northrop Grumman's Sunnyvale location offers the opportunity to serve national security and impact the lives of Americans all over the globe from the landscape of Northern California. Don't just build a career build a life at Northrop Grumman Sunnyvale.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Manager of Manufacturing Equipment Maintenance to join our team. This individual will supervise employees who install, maintain, and repair industrial processing and manufacturing equipment. This position will coordinate with manufacturing personnel and management to ensure that manufacturing equipment is maintained and in ready status. The successful candidate will ensure that machine and equipment metrics achieve a high level of performance, communicate readiness, drive execution of repair and engage a highly skilled team to customer satisfaction. Responsibilities include; to plan, design and oversee the reconfiguration, maintenance, and alteration of equipment, machinery, buildings, structures, and other facilities as required.

Responsibilities include the following:

Lead a team of skilled technicians and electricians to drive machine and equipment performance.

Support a Predictive and Preventive Maintenance Program for machine tools and equipment.

Ensure the implementation and accuracy of the Computer Maintenance Management System.

Lead and Coordinate Root Cause and Corrective Action of machine and equipment failures.

Communicate daily status of machine downtime and repair activities.

Drive initiatives that lead to increased machine uptime performance.




Basic Qualifications:

A minimum of 9 years of relevant manufacturing experience in a fast paced manufacturing environment with a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field; 4 years of applicable work experience may be substituted for Bachler's degree.


Basic knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical and electrical systems.

A broad knowledge of environmental, health and safety regulations, including the ability to review, understand and interpret regulatory standards.

Ability to work Multiple shifts as needed.

Preferred Qualifications:

Strong Machine Tool Knowledge.

Knowledge of Maintenance Connection (CMMS)

Six Sigma Green Belt Certified or Lean Manufacturing Experience.

Experience working in a Union Environment.

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Job Category : Manufacturing and Production