Engineering Specialist Facilities

General Dynamics   •  

Lima, OH

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 386 days ago

Job Description
Innovation is in Our DNA

General Dynamics Land Systems is a global leader in the design, development, production, support and enhancement of tracked and wheeled military vehicles around the world. Our primary focus is partnering with those who protect our freedom to ensure their readiness for tomorrow.

General Dynamics Land Systems' innovation has resulted in increased survivability, greater fire power, unmatched mobility and enhanced battlefield effectiveness made possible by capabilities and products prepared and ready for whatever threat the military faces.

We have a strong foundation of delivering innovative engineering and production capabilities to our clients across the military vehicle spectrum. Our team is focused on continuous process and productivity improvements that provide our clients with solutions, while reducing costs and speeding up delivery for urgent requirements.

The Abrams Main Battle Tank, the Stryker and LAV Family of Vehicles, Specialty Wheeled Vehicles, and the AJAX armoured fighting vehicles, provide the DNA our customers need to defend freedom around the world.

•Insures performance to facility contract requirements.
•Participates in contract proposals, reviews estimates of production costs, performance requirements, and delivery schedules.
•Prepares and coordinates the plans and schedules for new or existing programs. Determines, monitors, and reviews costs, operational budgets, schedules, and manpower requirements. Formulates and recommends or takes necessary corrective action such as schedule revisions, manpower adjustments and work requirements to obtain desired results.
•Implements policies and procedures to ensure compliance with federal and state laws related to the workplace. Performs inspections and implements corrective action when necessary.
•Identifies hazardous workplace conditions, removes hazards and/or protects employees by guarding, revising work procedures.
•Participates in projects to improve plant performance.
•Identifies and supplies forms / information regarding property accountability. Conducts property audits. Makes / performs the necessary requests for maintenance / repair of company and / or government property.
•Coaches teams and functions as Team Advisor as required to meet Business Needs.
•Forward visionary of new and innovative methods and technology in the Maintenance and Facilities environment.
- Plans, designs and oversees the reconfiguration, maintenance, and alteration of equipment, machinery, buildings, structures, and other facilities. Gathers and reviews data concerning facility or equipment specifications, company or government restrictions, required completion date, and construction feasibility.
-Reviews and estimates design costs including equipment, installation, labor, materials, preparation and other related costs. Inspects or directs the inspection of construction and installation progress to ensure conformance to established drawings specifications and schedules.

Job Requirements
•Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology. Master's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering preferred..
•9-13 years of related experience required.
•Strong background in maintenance or facilities operations and leadership skills required; prior supervisory experience in team-based environments is preferred.
•Proficient PC skills in MS Word and Excel required, skills in MS Access, Project & PowerPoint preferred.
•Must be able to obtain Secret level security clearance.
•Working knowledge of ISO 14001, Oracle and Preventative / Predictive Maintenance Systems.
•Demonstrated team-building skills. Strong project leadership skills preferred.
•Must have the ability to work flexible hours for shift coverage, e.g. off-shift and overlap.
•Must be able to spend majority of time on the manufacturing floor, significant time in outside and adverse weather conditions is occasionally required.
Must be US Citizen
Must be able to obtain a security clearance.

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