Sr. Supervisor, Manufacturing Jobs in Melbourne, FL at Collins Aerospace

Title: Sr. Supervisor, Manufacturing

Company: Collins Aerospace

Location: Melbourne, FL

This position supervises entry and intermediate professional level employees or team leaders of production employees and sets day-to-day goals. Manages cell productivity and guides scheduling, sequencing of work, and production innovation to optimize production.


Ensures all quality related items for multiple cells or a complex cell are complete and documented to meet established quality standards.

Guides cost reduction and process improvement in multiple cells or a complex cell to ensure efficiency of operations and cost effectiveness.

Plans and executes scheduling for multiple cells or a complex cell to meet production schedules. Guides the sequencing of work, such as build and delivery, for multiple cells or a complex cell to optimize productivity.

Supervises activities for materials and logistics problem resolution for multiple cells or a complex cell to ensure availability of materials and smooth operations.

Manages cell performance and productivity for multiple cells or a complex cell to maximize productivity.

Guides production innovation, including additive manufacturing, for multiple cells or a complex cell to enhance production capabilities.

Interfaces with customers to understand customer needs and issues and ensure that the customers receive satisfactory standards of service.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of prior relevant experience.

OR In absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.

Engineering/Other Technical Positions: Typically requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of 5 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations.

Must be a U.S. Person/Permanent Resident “Green Card” holder.

Preferred Qualifications:

Highly self-directed, quick learner, strong drive and results driven

Must have excellent organizational and time management skills, being able to effectively prioritize to meet deadlines

Must excel at critical thinking and problem solving, being able to apply their skills to solve complex issues, while working under limited direction

Proven track record in leadership roles

Clear, concise and effective communicator

Experience working with all levels of management

Utilizes lean principles, a driver of improvement

Exposure to ERP systems, SAP preferred

Experience with Lean/Six Sigma

Proficiency in MS Office Suite


Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Our Avionics team advances aviation electronics and information management solutions for commercial and military customers across the world. That means we’re helping passengers reach their destination safely. We’re connecting aircraft operators, airports, rail and critical infrastructure with intelligent data service solutions that keep passengers, flight crews and militaries connected and informed. And we’re providing industry-leading fire protection and safety systems that our customers can count on when it matters most. Are you re…

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