• Planning and Materials Supervisor

    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(8/20/2019 7:15 PM)
    ID
    2019-39893
    Job Location
    USA-MA-Pittsfield
    Required Clearance
    No clearance
    Category
    Manufacturing
    Employment Type
    Full Time
    Hiring Company
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Basic Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in a related specialized area or the equivalent experience is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience to meet managerial expectations.

     

    Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

    Responsibilities for this Position

    General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Planning and Materials Supervisor.  The position provides an opportunity to enhance the performance and profitability of an organization that supports some of our nation’s fundamental defense services.  General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.

     

    REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
    Member of operations team related to business area, project or strategic activities
    Leads a group of team members within a formal work break down element of a larger program or leads a group of team members on a small program within the department
    Manages overall task according to business/project requirements, policies and procedures
    Works with other team members to establish measurements, monitor performance, establish processes and procedures
    Must be able to plan and track schedules, financial/budget data, and staffing requirements
    Performs analysis of work flow/load balancing and take appropriate action
    Effectively resolves conflict of personnel within team per company policies
    Supports employee development and performance management of employees
    May perform duties and responsibilities of control account manager (CAM)
    Take ownership and assume accountability on assigned tasks
    Regular communications with senior members of internal team

    KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
    Demonstrates planning and execution skills in support of projects or teams
    Demonstrates a high degree of skills and innovation in resolving business or project related issues
    Demonstrates use of influence skills to meet objective of team or project
    Ability to adjust individual and team activities to changing conditions
    Understanding of team roles and responsibilities
    May require fully proficient understanding of earned value tools and preparation of variance analysis reports (VAR)
    Fully proficient ability to develop and analyze schedule and critical path
    Understanding of business environment and how team or project support division/company goals
    Fully proficient skills in budgeting, planning, problem solving and cost analysis
    Understanding of manufacturing technology and tools and their impact on efficiency, cost and quality
    Effective communication skills (verbal, written)











    Company Overview

    General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

     

    General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.  EOE/Disability/Veteran

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