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Posted: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 8:33 PM

Aerojet Rocketdyne offers a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion. These include the RS:68 booster engine for Delta launch vehicles, the RS:25 engine for the Space Launch System, and upper stage engines such as the RL10 for United Launch Alliance. Aerojet Rocketdyne is a recognized worldwide leader in rocket propulsion systems and technology. We have an immediate opening for a Manufacturing Engineering Specialist at our West Palm Beach, Florida facility. This position will work with and support production activities and projects. This position may be filled at the level posted or at the next higher level.With minimal direction and exercising considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments, the Specialist Engineer guides the successful completion of major projects and may function as a project team leader. Provides solutions to a wide range of complex technical problems that require the regular use of creativity and innovation using judgment within broadly defined policies and practices. Typical duties include, but are not limited to: 40 : RL10 Production Program lead:Provide daily direction to the production team.On:time product (end item) delivery in accordance with the Program Master Schedule.Manage product unit cost and support implementation of process improvement initiatives to make the product more cost effective.Provide leadership to the Industrial Systems Integration Team (ISIT). 20 : Functional Support:Understand the respective value:stream and facilitate cohesion among the functional groups to deliver on:time, quality products.Facilitate with key functional groups such as Supply Chain/Material Management, Operations, Quality, various Engineering disciplines, and Finance to ensure accomplishment of program goals and objectives.Coordinate Resource support requirements such as manpower planning, tooling, capital, etc. 20 : Touch Labor Manager/CAM:Responsible for managing touch labor budgets, setting targets, EAC support.Manage product unit cost and support implementation of process improvement initiatives to make the product more cost effective. 15 : Program Office Support:Represents Operations process organization on the applicable Integrated Program Management Team (IPMT).Coordinate with respective Program Office(s) to ensure Schedule coordination, Make/Buy strategy, and Proposal support.5 : Related duties as assigned.Requires a Bachelors degree in an appropriate discipline such as Industrial Engineering or Mechanical Engineering and nine (9) years directly related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Ideal candidate will have an exposure to or working knowledge of lean manufacturing and experience in an industrial production environment. The following skills are critical to successful functioning in this position:Project ManagementCommunication (Verbal and Written)MS Project / ExcelLean and Six Sigma manufacturing principlesFamiliarity with blueprints and technical drawingsOperate effectively in a team environmentAbility to lead and direct a cross functional team to achieve Operations related program milestoneThis position may require limited travel. U.S. Citizenship, Permanent Residency or other status as a U.S. Person required. Must be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information. Having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement. Physical Requirements and Work Environment:The work environment may require a combination of indoor and outdoor activity (hot, cold, wet, humid conditions) with a varied amount of walking, standing, sitting, climbing (i.e. ladders, stair, scaffolding, ramps), balance (maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing, or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically moving surfaces), bending, reaching, handling/fingering (seizing, holding, grasping, turning


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