Drive Continuous and Long-Term Technical Downtime Reduction through Process Oriented Management (i.e. involvement of all people, definition & simplification of process, and the use of structured methods).
The candidate will be expected to translate customer requirements into manufacturing strategies and processes, resulting in cost-effective production as well as develop operations-related plans, budgets, and enforce policies and procedures and the requirements defined in the collective bargaining agreement.
Provide direction to ensure processes, including equipment, fixturing, fixture design, routings, programming, tooling, and standard work, required to produce aircraft components are available as needed, on time and appropriate for the application.
Promoting kaizen activity - Constantly identifying and implementing improvements (safety, quality, cost, and delivery); creating a teamwork atmosphere through excellent communication and respect for people.
Assure timely and relevant communications to and from all levels. This includes assuring communications to Department Manager, between shifts and to related departments, following the organizations Elevation Decision Tree and ensuring full adherence to it.
Maintain SAP documentation concerning all maintenance activities Communicate with and assist Tool Stores to maintain SAP to reflect current processes and equipment Issue purchase orders for the procurement of tools and materials to complete maintenance work orders.