Northrop Grumman Manager, General Manufacturing 2 in Baltimore, Maryland

The General Manufacturing Manager is responsible for the direct supervision of approximately 15 to 20 represented employees and processes in the Advanced Interconnects & Multilayer Solutions (AIMS) manufacturing area; a printed wiring boardfabrication environment.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide direction to employees utilizing management guidelines and general policies including time charging approval

  • Assign manpower based on workload and assure adequate capacity is available through cross training

  • Lead employees in working closely with Manufacturing Engineering to support new product and process development

  • Assist Manufacturing Engineering in managing projects and provide cross-functional communication to provide awareness & status

  • Drive improvements in efficiency and effectiveness with regard to quality and productivity

  • Plan and develop reasonably aggressive fabrication schedule commitments and execute to achieve on time delivery

  • Lead employees in carrying out manufacturing operations in a safe, secure and environmentally compliant manner

  • Engage with employees to achieve their highest potential

The General Manufacturing Manager will work independently across organizations, manage the use of consumables to achieve budget targets, assign and manage AIMS technicians to maximize efficiency and achieve target productive yields, and implement defined process improvements to enhance affordability, quality and schedule. She/he must have strong communication skills and the ability to multitask in a fast paced and changing environment.


Basic Qualifications:

  • STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) Bachelor's or Master's DegreeOR Bachelor's degree with related technical experience

  • 5 years of relevant professional experience

  • 2 years of experience demonstrating leadership skills and abilities including program, project, and/or people management

  • Experience in manufacturing, engineering or operations environment with emphasis on electronics hardware

  • Ability to obtain Secret clearance. US Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Engineering or Operations Management preferred

  • Technical experience that includes one of the following: Chemical, Mechanical, Electrical, or IndustrialEngineering, Materials Science

  • Knowledge/experience in printed wiring board design/manufacture

  • Working knowledge of MRP systems; SAP preferred

  • Experience in Continuous Improvement or Corrective Action

  • Experience working in an environment where employees are represented by a union

  • Experience preparing and managing multi-million dollar spending budgets

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.