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Manufacturing Engineering Staff

Company: General Dynamics Land Systems
Location: Kenton
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Work on cutting-edge defense contractsEarn an annual salary of $90,000-$115,000, based on education and experience, plus benefitsGrow your career with a Fortune 100 companyAbout the OrganizationGeneral Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) is a global defense industry leader in providing land and amphibious combat vehicle solutions. General Dynamics Land Systems division is based in Sterling Heights, MI, a business unit of General Dynamics, who employs over 90,000 people world-wide. We have a strong foundation of delivering core engineering and manufacturing capabilities to our clients for military vehicles. Our team is focused on continuous process and productivity improvements that reduce product costs, while increasing troop safety and effectiveness. Land Systems continues to work with the US Armed Forces and its Allies to ensure these vehicles remain survivable, relevant, flexible, affordable, and capable of addressing a dynamic threat environment.GDLS takes our role in the community very seriously. We are proud to have a workforce with varied backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. As a leading defense company, many of our people are current or former service members. We place a high priority on safety and security - for our customers, our people, and the United States of America.For more information, please visit our website.About the OpportunityCurrently, GDLS is looking for two(2) full-time Manufacturing Engineering Staff to join their team in Lima, Ohio.This is a staff-level position where you will act as a Resource Lead with no direct reports, for a team of 10-12 members. You will be responsible for managing, investigating, and reporting on manufacturing-related tasks for current and future production programs.Your duties will also include, but are not limited to:Managing, investigating, and reporting on plant modernization tasks and industrial base studies (including economic analysis and project prioritization)Planning strategies and development of capital and government-funded projects for plant equipment improvementsLeading and managing capital and government funding projects, including project procurements, schedules, budgets, and action items required to minimize/eliminate problemsActing as technical liaison between engineers, skilled trades, and other related disciplinesProviding technical support to the manufacturing operations at GDLS Lima OperationsDeveloping a technical interface with internal and external customers which include representatives from the Government, General Dynamics Land Systems Divisional office, and vendorsCoaching and mentoring salary bargaining unit engineers through team-based coordination of technical tasksOverseeing safe work practices and maintaining a safe work environmentPlease note that the successful candidate will be required to commute to the office in Lima, Ohio.About YouIn order to qualify for this role, you will need a Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related technical field, or an Associate's Degree with extensive Abrams Manufacturing experience will be considered. You also need at least 10 years of related experience.The following skills and experience are also required:Manufacturing process and equipment experienceDemonstrated project management skills and organizationAble to perform problem-solving and root-cause analysisExcellent written and presentation communications skillsProficient with MS software (required) and Creo or equivalent (highly desired)Occasional travel requiredThe right candidate must also be a US citizen capable of clearing and holding a government security clearance.About the BenefitsYou will receive an annual salary of $90,000-$115,000, based on education, knowledge, and experience, plus benefits:Robust Total Reward programs including competitive base pay, incentive pay that rewards individual and team performance, and comprehensive benefits6% 401K matchTuition assistance9-80 work schedule - every other Friday offOn-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive, and rewarding work environmentGeneral Dynamics Land Systems is an employment equity employer who values diversity and inclusion. We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs. Successful applicants must meet all applicable security requirements, including, but not limited to, the ability to obtain and maintain a United States government security clearance to secret level.If you want to work on exciting defense contracts, submit your application!

Keywords: General Dynamics Land Systems, Columbus , Manufacturing Engineering Staff, Engineering , Kenton, Ohio

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