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Manager General Manufacturing 1


RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: No relocation assistance available


TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time


Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We’re looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we’ll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought leader. At Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career. Our **Charlottesville, Virginia** , Machining and Fabrication department has an immediate opening for **Manager General Manufacturing 1** in the Machine Shop cell to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals.

**Roles and Responsibilities:**

+ Oversees daily activities of assigned production area to achieve departmental objectives

+ Daily time approvals

+ Works with Production Control to establish weekly schedule to support customer requirements for all programs

+ Communicates priorities to the team leader and team

+ Ensures compliance to all company policies and procedures

+ Establishes team and individual goals

+ Ensures performance review processes are followed/completed

+ Ensures team members receive the required training

+ Encourages and provides direction for career development of employees, including educational options for highly motivated employees.

+ Provides leadership/direction to ensure all affordability initiatives and opportunities for process improvements are systematically identified, pursued, and supported.

+ Ensures all required equipment and process documentation is available

+ Support all internal/external audits

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor’s degree plus 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment; **or** an Associate Degree plus 6 years of experience in a manufacturing environment; **or** a minimum of 10 years manufacturing experience **_in lieu of degree_** **.**

+ Demonstrated ability leading people and developing processes.

+ Ability to collaborate in a team environment while resolving challenges and driving creative solutions.

+ Ability to make decisions that impact the organization’s credibility, operations, and services.

+ U.S. citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense security clearance.

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor’s degree in a technical or business discipline.

+ Direct experience with CNC programming and model-based design.

+ Experience managing or executing machine shop manufacturing.

+ Ability to work through challenges, independently address personnel issues, and work with minimal direction.

+ Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.

+ SAP experience.

Salary Range: $77,600.00 - $116,400.00

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.

We are a pioneering company.

With careers across all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space – our 90,000 employees work as one to defend and define the future. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work. Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, we share a drive to push the boundaries of science, technology and engineering to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.