Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation is a world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced helicopters for commercial, industrial and military uses. Sikorsky helicopters are used by all five branches of the United States armed forces, along with military services and commercial operators in more than 40 nations. Based in Stratford, Connecticut, USA, Sikorsky has outlying facilities in other Connecticut locations as well as in Florida and Alabama.
Duties to include but are not limited to:
Supervision of hourly bargaining unit associates in DFC Flight Hangar Operations.
Implements process improvements through use of lean quality initiatives. Drives Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) operating system within work group through all activities and actions.
Responsible for cost, schedule and quality performance in support of business unit goals and objectives.
Sets priorities as required in support of meeting Flight operations test flight schedule.
Interfaces with Human Resources and union stewards on personnel issues.
Conducts investigations in support of problem resolutions as required.
Attends numerous meeting throughout the day, sometimes working beyond the normal shift hours in support of operations objectives.
Oversees, monitors, and documents employee training, performance, and compliance.
Adheres to company business practices/ethics policies and EH&S standards.
Performs additional duties as directed by Manager.
Supervisors must be capable of effectively interfacing with a variety of internal and external customers.
BS/BA degree or equivalent experience.
Demonstrated experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably supervising hourly bargaining unit associates.
Aircraft assembly and Flight Test experience a plus.
Must be capable of effectively multi-tasking and prioritizing efficiently.
Must possess strong interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively interact with technical, non-technical and business staff at all levels.
Must be comfortable with Microsoft Business Suite with the ability to learn additional computer systems.
Position is located at the Development Flight Center in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Must be willing to travel up to 30% of the time.
***Successful applicant must be willing to work ANY shift***
***Overtime is a requirement****
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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