A world leader in the design and manufacture of avionics flight instruments, technologically sophisticated defense systems and diagnostic medical instrumentation, Elbit Systems of America combines the close-knit teamwork and high visibility of a small company with the stability and resources only a large company can provide. Add in our employee-friendly corporate culture and great southern New Hampshire lifestyle, and you’ll see why joining ESA could be the best move of your career.
Manage and support complex defense or avionics manufacturing engineering and new product introduction activities. Lead a team of Manufacturing Engineers and Methods Specialists to achieve cost savings in areas of product design through internal and supplier process improvement initiatives. Will assume technical leadership for the analysis of manufacturing processes for product improvements and resolution of production problems, assuring maximum manufacturing and supply chain efficiency. Manage the creation of work instructions to provide clear and concise assembly processes resulting in consistent high quality production. Will be a highly collaborative Lean, Six Sigma practitioner with influence to achieve Zero Defect performance.
Key responsibilities include:
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, Masters preferred, and at least 10 years directly related experience within defense or avionics manufacturing environment.
Requires ERP, MES, PLM systems experience.
Must have Lean, Six Sigma experience with a record of driving change for continuous improvement.
The successful candidate will have experience leading activities involving multiple functions.