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Machining Shop Supervisor

Apply Now Job ID: 506339BR Date posted: Oct. 16, 2019 City: Littleton State: Colorado Program: PROD-OPS
Description:As we enter a new era of Space exploration, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every single day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds’ hardest engineering problems. Do you want to be part of a culture that inspires employees to think big, perform with excellence and build incredible products? We provide the resources, inspiration and focus - if you have the passion and courage to dream big, then we want to build a better tomorrow with you.


If you are an enthusiastic, self-starter, eager to learn in a dynamic environment, come join our team as our 2nd Shift Machine Shop Supervisor. You will be providing supervision, oversight, and support for mechanical fabrication and post processing tasks that support several programs within our Space sector. You will be responsible for coordinating subordinate employee recruitment, selection and training, performance assessment, work assignments, salary, and recognition/disciplinary actions. You will exhibit strengths in leadership, communication (both oral and written), and presentation/organizational skills by communicating with employees, managers, and customers while maintaining sustainable working relationships.



Summary of Key Duties for this position:
•You will be engaged in the role of a First Line Leader supporting the 2nd shift manufacturing team demonstrating Full Spectrum Leadership imperatives to include delivering results, shaping the future, building relationships, energizing teams, and modeling personal excellence.
•You maintain effective oversight and management of the team, team building, and individual team member development; establishing a baseline of technician skills and establishing cross-training plans to maximize workforce capacity.
•You manage shop schedules supporting deliverable and development hardware by prioritizing production orders and assignment of daily tasks.
•You drive, track and manage all WIP in the work-cell and help eliminate obstacles that prevent the steady flow of hardware on the floor.
•You drive continuous improvement and development of technical competencies, talent and performance, and operational efficiencies.
•You provide input to capital planning acquisition, facilities management and long-range planning for the center.
•You enforce a robust safety program, rapid improvement processing, cost reduction initiatives, and long-range strategic initiatives planning.
•You ensure proper understanding of environmental standards and their application to manufacturing activities.
•You assess manufacturing/test performance, identify efficiencies and best-practices, and
have direct accountability for cost, schedule, and quality performance.
•You communicate regularly with Manufacturing leadership, Program leadership, functional leadership, and support personnel
•As need, you will also serve as the Second shift lead for other factory operations with the manufacturing center to support production requirements.

Typical Experience:
Appropriate degree from an accredited college, or equivalent experience/combined education, with professional experience and specialized training commensurate with assignment.

Benefits of Employment:
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin champions an inclusive work environment that urges differences and big-picture thinking.

Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Paid time off
• Work/life balance
• Career development
• Mentorship opportunities
• Rewards & recognition
Basic Qualifications:
•Strong manufacturing background or operational leadership experience.
•Previous experience in team lead roles or other leadership capacities.
•Capable of reading, interpreting and fully understanding engineering drawings.
•General computer skills (MS Office Suite Software)
Desired Skills:
•Secret security clearance
•Experience supervising hourly technicians and salaried personnel.
•Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
•Experience with metallic machining
•Demonstrate a proven record of high performance, with the ability to accept responsibility, exercise authority and be held accountable for assigned tasks and actions.
•Basic knowledge of MRP and Manufacturing tasks, Metallic machining and structural and mechanism assembly.
•Proven experience communicating/briefing managers, employees, and customers to maintain a balanced working relationship.
•Computer skills including MS Office software, SAP, VE-CAMS.

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. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS4400 SPACE Relocation Available: No Career Area: Management Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2 Shift: Second Apply Now

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