United Technologies Corporation Cell Leader/Formeman in Windsor Locks, Connecticut

Job ID: 74253BR

City: Windsor Locks

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

Get onboard the UTC Aerospace Operations and Supply Chain team and play a part in managing our innovative products from inception to delivery. Operations and Supply Chain employees have the opportunity to network across our businesses and functions, all while improving the productivity, quality and efficiency of our operations worldwide.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assignment of work in the cell to support delivery requirements - active management of WIP.

  • Collaboration with Production Control to management flow of material in the cell to support delivery requirements.

  • Collaboration with Manufacturing Engineering and Quality Engineering to address production issues in a timely manner.

  • Collaboration with Industrial Engineering to drive continuous improvement projects in the cell.

  • Work to improve execution, meet and exceed all customer requirements, improve frequency and credibility of information provided to internal and external customers.

  • Conduct fact-based analysis using lean techniques and 6S principles to create value and manage to a future state that eliminates waste and drives continuous process improvement.

  • Ensure that products and deliverable documentation are manufactured with the highest level of quality in a safe manufacturing environment that meet or exceed our customer's expectations.

  • Monitors, reviews, and improves manufacturing and quality related activities and drives corrective and preventative actions.

  • Performance Metrics include, on-time delivery, on-time to work order starts, and overtime.

Qualification: Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience implementing Lean Manufacturing techniques.

  • Microsoft Office Suite.

Preferred Qualifications:​

  • Developing operations strategies with a clear focus on improved KPIs and improved performance.

  • Possess technical engineering aptitude to understand processes and product line.

  • Possess a continuous process improvement mindset with the ability to effectively lead and manage change.

  • Strong project management and organizational skills.

  • Ability to adapt to and drive change, and maintain a positive attitude.

  • Ability to make decisions under various work situations to achieve the goals.

  • Good communicator, highly organized, and have demonstrated an ability to take a structured approach to problem solving.

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or other related discipline with 5 years prior relevant experience required.

  • Advanced Degree with 3 years experience preferred.

  • Will consider equivalent/relevant work experience.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from the company for more than 1 year

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United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience implementing Lean Manufacturing techniques.

  • Microsoft Office Suite.

Preferred Qualifications:​

  • Developing operations strategies with a clear focus on improved KPIs and improved performance.

  • Possess technical engineering aptitude to understand processes and product line.

  • Possess a continuous process improvement mindset with the ability to effectively lead and manage change.

  • Strong project management and organizational skills.

  • Ability to adapt to and drive change, and maintain a positive attitude.

  • Ability to make decisions under various work situations to achieve the goals.

  • Good communicator, highly organized, and have demonstrated an ability to take a structured approach to problem solving.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.