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Operations Manager

@ L3Harris

As the Operations Manager you will be responsible for managing a team that is overseeing product production, Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S), Supply Chain, and Quality at the Broussard, LA facilities.   The Operations Manager will ensure the integrity of L3Harris work products.  This will include creating, maintaining, following, and enforcing quality and safety processes at L3Harris ASV.

Typical duties and responsibilities will include:

Lead multi-disciplinary operation in production, quality, continuous improvement and EH&S.

Develop and implement strategies to meet cost, quality, delivery, customer satisfaction, EH&S, and continuous improvement commitments.

Develop a world-class Operations team through staffing, training, and talent management initiatives while serving as a role model for integrity, inclusion, and diversity.

Drive employee engagement through:Maintain responsibility for succession planning, organizational and talent development.

Leader of standard work

Factory Gemba walk process

Quality improvements and zero-defect strategies

Comprehensive, proactive safety initiatives

Lean deployment

Mistake Proofing / Poka Yoke

5S+1

Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

Value Stream Mapping (VSM)

Facilitate Manufacturing and Quality participation in design development to identify and address manufacturability, testability and inspectability issues.

Collaborate with Program Management, Supply Chain, and other functional organizations across the Broussard site.

Lead the organization in the development and implementation of operating philosophies and business strategies.

Develop, implement and sustain success metrics, incorporating best practices, and effectively communicating improvements.


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 9 years prior related experience or Graduate Degree with a minimum of 7 years of prior experience; including knowledge and understanding of manufacturing methods, lean methodology, production planning, quality management systems.
  • Fundamental knowledge in EH&S to drive zero injury plans with a proactive approach.
  • Experience in leading a cross functional team or previous supervisory experience.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and mentoring ability
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong written and communication skills.
  • An effective communicator at all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance.

Additional Preferred Skills:

  • DoD experience. 
  • 6 Sigma Green/Black Belt.
  • Experience with (or understanding) of Earned Value Management (EVM) and its principles.
  • Experience in Material Planning and knowledge of ERP/MRP systems.
  • Experience managing production programs involving the build, integration and test of electronic and/or electromechanical systems.
  • Experience developing proposal inputs.
  • Advanced degree in management
  • Strong experience implementing a metric driven approach across all Operations functions


How to Apply:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 9 years prior related experience or Graduate Degree with a minimum of 7 years of prior experience; including knowledge and understanding of manufacturing methods, lean methodology, production planning, quality management systems.
  • Fundamental knowledge in EH&S to drive zero injury plans with a proactive approach.
  • Experience in leading a cross functional team or previous supervisory experience.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and mentoring ability
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Strong written and communication skills.
  • An effective communicator at all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance.

Additional Preferred Skills:

  • DoD experience. 
  • 6 Sigma Green/Black Belt.
  • Experience with (or understanding) of Earned Value Management (EVM) and its principles.
  • Experience in Material Planning and knowledge of ERP/MRP systems.
  • Experience managing production programs involving the build, integration and test of electronic and/or electromechanical systems.
  • Experience developing proposal inputs.
  • Advanced degree in management
  • Strong experience implementing a metric driven approach across all Operations functions

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: January 28, 2021
Application Deadline: February 28, 2021