United Technologies Corporation Operations Lead in Rockford, Illinois

Job ID: 75121BR

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Category: Operations

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.

Do you want to be a part of a global business, creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers? This is the core of what we do in the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems, or creating a positive in flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, ES focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

Get onboard the UTC Aerospace Operations and Supply Chain team and play a part in managing our innovative products from inception to delivery. Operations and Supply Chain employees have the opportunity to network across our businesses and functions, all while improving the productivity, quality and efficiency of our operations worldwide.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Establish priorities for the programs across the plant sites;

  • Assure procurement is on-time and within budget, assessing cost and implementing process improvements.

  • Coordinate engineering activities to support production needs and help resolve technical issues

  • Coordinate monthly assessment of the Operations' performance and production activities

  • Drive supply chain initiatives

  • Create the procedures and the specifications to follow for the execution of projects in the organization, and specify product requirements for operational success

  • Interact with program management and operations to communicate program requirements

  • Coordinate transactional operations and monitor ongoing business processes in the organization.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Operations experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Program or project management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with aerospace products, processes and quality systems

  • Proven knowledge of organizational effectiveness and operations

  • Budget development and oversight experience

  • Working knowledge of business and financial principles/practices

  • Working knowledge of budgets, forecasting and metrics

  • Experience driving results across remote sites

Education:

  • Associate Degree or equivalent experience in operations management or related field with 6 years of relevant experience

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in operations management or related field with 3 years of relevant experience is preferred

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.

Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from the company for more than 1 year

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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:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Operations experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Program or project management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with aerospace products, processes and quality systems

  • Proven knowledge of organizational effectiveness and operations

  • Budget development and oversight experience

  • Working knowledge of business and financial principles/practices

  • Working knowledge of budgets, forecasting and metrics

  • Experience driving results across remote sites

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.