Harris Corporation Repair Depot Manager in Van Nuys, California
Repair Depot Manager 8/7/18OperationsUSA - CA - Van Nuys
Job ID: ES20180708-26501
Position: Repair Depot Manager
Job ID: ES20180708-26501
Location: Van Nuys, CA
Harris Corporation is looking for a Repair Depot Manager to support our Surveillance Solutions business unit. Surveillance Solutions provides enabling technologies for situational awareness in land, sea and air delivering identification, analysis and precision approach of platforms in the area of interest. Through active radar technologies and passive detection solutions, Surveillance Solutions allows for complete battlespace control.
Harris is looking for a dynamic professional to manage their Depot Repair Operations for the Surveillance Solutions business. As our business continues to grow, we are looking for individuals who can grow with it. This opportunity, located in the San Fernando Valley, will report directly to the Director of Operations.
Surveillance Solutions provides enabling technologies for situational awareness in land, sea and air delivering identification, analysis and precision approach of platforms in the area of interest. Through active radar technologies and passive detection solutions, Surveillance Solutions allows for complete battlespace control.
The Depot Repair Manager will be responsible for coordination of all repair activity, from order receipt to final delivery. Must be able to work with a variety of functions to ensure that milestones are understood and met. Responsibilities include:
Lead the scheduling and execution of repairs ensuring timely delivery to customer commitments. Provide guidance to teams on ways to overcome challenges/obstacles.
Coordination with Program Management and Business Development to establish operational plans with measurable contribution to the business
Identification and execution of improvement projects to improve cost and lead time. Ensure that the philosophy and principles of Lean Continuous Improvement is embraced by entire repairs team.
Preparation of presentation material and metrics to communicate performance to senior leadership and staff
Regular coordination with functional groups for equipment and resource capacity availability and needs
Coordination with proposal teams to ensure accurate cost and lead time on quotes
Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field.
9 or more years of experience with a technical background in Manufacturing, Engineering, Test, or Logistics in the defense/government environment.
Previous experience with leadership of projects and meeting customer commitments.
Experience running a successful repairs/depot operation.
Experience managing multiple product lines of varying size and scope.
Excellent time management, planning, and organizational skills to drive and motivate teams by setting priorities and systematically meeting deadlines and goals.
Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.
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Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.
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LocationUSA - CA - Van Nuys