Manufacturing Manager

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, an employee-owned company, is seeking a talented Manufacturing Manager to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The Manufacturing Manager will perform a key function of providing leadership and managing a Department performing high-quality manufacturing of electronics components, and integraton of weapon systems, sensors, and other complex electronic systems. The candidate selected for this position will lead an organization that will execute multiple simultaneous and diverse manufacturing activities. This will be a dynamic environment and a high growth area.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Promoting a safe work environment
  • Promoting excellence in all activities
  • Ensuring that Quality and Compliance standards are met for all products
  • Leading cross-functional team to meet key customer requirements supporting both internal and external customers
  • Inventory Management
  • Meeting financial obligations and driving transparency thru the use of KPI’s and Metrics
  • Assessing and filling staffing needs during a period of high growth
  • Fostering an environment of continuous improvement and problem solving
  • Writing proposals and supporting business development opportunities

Basic Qualifications

Candidate must possess a Bachelor's of Science in a Technical Field or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university.

Candidate must have at least (15) fifteen years of experience in manufacturing management for Defense or Aerospace projects with an understanding of manufacturing quality requirements for such projects.

Candidate must have at least (10) ten years of personnel management or organizational leadership experience, including interviewing, assessing, and hiring new personnel.

Position requires candidates to be capable of performing in a collaborative engineering environment working closely with multi-disciplinary teams.

Candidate must have demonstrated experience effectively communicating within a team environment.

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.


Other Qualifications

Preference shown to candidates who possess a Master's Degree in a Technical Field or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university.

Preferred candidates will also meet some of the following:

  • Background in the Electronics industry
  • Previous responsibility for P&L of business unit
  • Participated in start-up of manufacturing facility
  • Experience with AS9100, IPC, and DCMA standards
  • Direct experience with implementing Enterprise MES
  • Familiarity with Deltek Costpoint accounting software
  • Expertise in Lean principles, Visual Management and 5S tools
  • Led cross-functional team with emphasis on Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost, & Inventory Controls


Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen.

Possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.


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