Lockheed Martin Manufacturing First Line Supervisor / 2nd Shift / Optical Components / Orlando, FL in Orlando, Florida

Description: At Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC), we are driven by speed, agility and technical innovation. We are actively seeking candidates who are willing to take on the challenges of significant growth with a can do attitude. As the world's premier aerospace and defense company, we pride ourselves on quality and mission success. We need talented, passionate and customer centric people to be part of our future

The candidate will lead in-unit optical operators. The candidate will support various Optical Components Center (OCC) functions including quality, logistics, training, documentation, planning, business operations, and OCC program support. This position serves a liaison between all OCC functions. Responsible for ensuring a sound communication interface between the functions. Incumbents are generally experienced in customer support and have a sound knowledge of overall business related functions. Responsible for leading team, organizing work load, setting day to day plan to achieve center commitments and goals. Support development and delivery of training programs.


Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a business, engineering, or other manufacturing related field plus three years of related professional work experience OR Master's degree in a business, engineering, or other manufacturing related field plus one year of related professional work experience

Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

Prior work experience in a manufacturing environment of at least 1 year

Prior team leadership experience

Familiarity with lean manufacturing techniques

Strong Microsoft Office suite knowledge, skills, and experience

Must have the ability to obtain a security clearance

Desired Skills:

Prior leadership experience in a complex manufacturing environment.

Demonstrated leadership competencies consistent with the tenets of Full Spectrum Leadership

Experience with supporting development and delivery of training programs

Experience tracking and managing cost, quality, and schedule, in a manufacturing environment

Experience working in a union environment

Manufacturing experience in Aerospace and Defense industry

Demonstrated ability to apply lean manufacturing techniques to drive continuous improvement



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.


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