Supply Chain Business Operations Compliance Specialist Magna, UT

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems - Propulsion Systems is the world's top producer of solid rocket propulsion systems, a leading provider of small and micro-satellites, satellite components and subsystems, missile defense and strategic missile propulsion, a leading producer of lightweight space deployable and solar arrays. The firm is dedicated to being pioneers heading the front of technology and space program expansion and values driven individuals committed to the same vision.

Our team has an opening for a Supply Chain Business Operations Compliance Specialist to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. in Magna, Utah.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for processes and activities within supply chain related operations and/or compliance such as regulatory compliance, systems and technology, data analytics and performance, international supply chain, operational excellence and supply base diversity.

  • Manages, develops or supports strategic direction and tactical execution of governance (policy, procedure, processes, etc.), priorities, initiatives and related activities.

  • Supports a team-based material organization. Performs activities in a variety of cross-functional areas including materials planning, total quality management, procurement, supplier quality assurance, finance, materials systems, customer service, etc. The incumbents may facilitate self-directed work teams, provide training in core skill areas to teams and peers, and interact with internal customers and suppliers with respect to product planning, problem resolution, and process improvement. Incumbents are generally experienced in one or more areas of the material function.

  • Knowledge, skills and ability: Use and/or application of principles, theories, and concepts. Knowledge of industry practices and standards. Demonstrates the skill and ability to perform professional tasks.

  • Problem solving: Develops solutions to a variety of problems.

  • Discretion/Latitude: Works under only very general supervision. Work is reviewed for soundness of judgment and overall adequacy and accuracy.

  • Impact: Contributes to the completion of organizational projects and goals. Errors in judgment or failure to achieve results would normally be detected in supervisory oversight.

  • Liaison: Frequent internal company contacts. Contacts are primarily with immediate supervisor, and other personnel in the section or group. Represents section or group on specific projects.

Job responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Lead, educate, coach, and mentor team members through lean manufacturing (PES) principles and initiatives, standard work development, and 5S activities.

  • Help create solutions to improve and simplify work.

  • Communicate effectively, initiate and drive necessary actions to completion to ensure that organizational goals are accomplished.

  • Support teams during problems solving and makes sound business decisions.

  • Prioritizes, coordinates and expedites maintenance PMs and work orders for the entire group.

  • Inventory and Receiving Costpoint SME

  • Materials Systems (MITS/COST) SME

  • Prioritizes, coordinates and expedites maintenance PMs and work orders for the entire group.

  • Act as the POC for property, material and explosive buildings

  • Forklift trainer, able to certify and perform forklift training duties.

  • Primary small package /LTL shipping. Hazmat shipping is required.

  • Financial Invoicing/billing for Bacchus and Clearfield Utah plants.

  • Act as a backup in Traffic, Receiving and Stores.

  • Experienced power industrial driver using various types of lifts. (Narrow isle, Sit-down, electric pallet Jack and Cherry Picker.

  • Act as a backup in Traffic, Receiving and Stores.

  • Travel between Bacchus and Clearfield as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Typical Minimum Education / 10 years+ High school diploma; 3+ Years with Bachelors; 1+ Years with Masters. BS degree in Supply Chain, Business, or Finance preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 8 or more years with a narrow isle lift.

  • 8 or more years with a sit-down forklift.

  • 4 or more years with an electric pallet jack.

  • 8 or more years using an ERP system (Cost Point preferred)

  • Understands shelf-life controls, usage life and environmental history materials.

  • Experienced shipping materials

  • 10 or more years working in receiving, warehousing or shipping environment.

  • Hazmat certified, understanding of the 49CFR.

  • Explosive handling

  • Skills & Qualifications

  • Ability to receive a Secret Clearance

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs and perform physical work.

  • Willing to think outside the box to find ways to improve our work process.

  • Good written and oral communication skills.

  • Experience using Microsoft Word and Excel

What We Offer:

At Northrop Grumman, we are on the cutting edge of innovation-- building the next generation of sophisticated aircraft to protect our country. Our diverse portfolio of programs means there are endless paths to cultivate your career. We are well-known for our inclusive, family environment, phenomenal learning opportunities, and exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers. We also offer exceptional benefits/healthcare, a great 401K matching program, and 14 Employee Resource Groups inclusive of all employees

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off

Salary Range: $60,600 - $90,800

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 .

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.

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