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Northrop Grumman Mgr General Manufacturing 1 in Madison, Alabama

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking a Mgr General Manufacturing 1 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Madison, Alabama.

Put your years of experience into a future of excellence... The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Huntsville Manufacturing Center which is responsible for the Assembly, Integration, Test, and Delivery for multiple program customers.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Manage schedule and cost through the value stream

  • Direct and execute the day-to-day operational objectives

  • Supervise the activities of non-exempt personnel

  • Provide goal setting, performance and compensation conversations to non-exempt employees

  • Drive results through continous improvement

As Northrop Grumman grows, so does our need for high-performing managers. To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions,

please feel free to view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers video:



Basic Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

  • Bachelor's Degree with 5 years of Manufacturing Experience or 9 Years of total Manufacturing Experience in lieu of a college degree. MS + 3 years of experience.

  • Experience working in a DoD Contract environment

  • Demonstrated ability to lead people and teams

  • Ability to provide direction to determine priorities to achieve goals

  • Ability to develop and present material outside the immediate workfunction

  • Ability to comprehend and analyze problems and develop solutions

  • Ability to spend at least 75% of time on the Manufacturing Floor

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

• Experience as a Manufacturing Lead or Supervisor

• Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing

• Experience with 5S

• Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance

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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit

Job Category : Manufacturing and Production