United Technologies Corporation Advanced Manufacturing Manager in Chula Vista, California

Job ID: 63384BR

City: Chula Vista

State: California

Country: United States

Category: General Management

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

You probably never think about it, but the engines on an aircraft need to be housed in safe, aerodynamic structures called “nacelles.” UTC Aerospace Systems Aerostructures business is a world leader in nacelle technology, which leads to better fuel efficiency, less engine noise and critical stopping power when the airplane lands. Today, our innovative nacelle systems are featured on many of the world’s newest and most game-changing airplane platforms. And we’re not stopping there: we’re working hard to create the next generation of nacelles that are greener, quieter and more efficient. In addition, our Engineered Polymer Products division is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced, high-performance composite structures and products for marine applications. Whether in the air or underwater, we’re pushing the limits of innovation. Want to join us on this important journey?

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing a team of engineers, focusing on implementing advanced manufacturing processes for the assembly of metallic aerospace nacelle components.

  • Analyzing current manufacturing problems and identify automation or improvement opportunities.

  • Working with R&D and OSCM to implement automation and advanced manufacturing processes on new program wins.

  • Developing concepts and requirements for new equipment, research potential suppliers or integrators.

  • Communicating project status and activities through reports, presentations, and reviews with senior leadership.

  • Utilizing lean tools and support the ACE operating system

  • Developing team members to maximize professional growth and retention

Qualification:

Required:

  • Experience in acquisition of complex automated systems

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing and Six Sigma

  • Strong technical aptitude, excellent communication & interpersonal skills, demonstrated business acumen, and relevant project management experience

Preferred:

  • Aerospace product & industry experience/knowledge, strong computer skills, good technical writing skills and persuasive writing/presentation skills.

  • Experience developing talent and building a strong team atmosphere

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Education:

Required:

  • BS in Engineering or related field and 10 years experience in manufacturing (aerospace preferred).

Preferred:

  • Masters Degree and/or 2 years prior management experience

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Required:

  • Experience in acquisition of complex automated systems

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing and Six Sigma

  • Strong technical aptitude, excellent communication & interpersonal skills, demonstrated business acumen, and relevant project management experience

Preferred:

  • Aerospace product & industry experience/knowledge, strong computer skills, good technical writing skills and persuasive writing/presentation skills.

  • Experience developing talent and building a strong team atmosphere

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.