Supervisor Operations (Optic Shop)

Location: 

Melbourne, FL, US, 32935

Job ID: 109665 

 

The Electro Optical Infrared Systems (EOIS) line of business within DRS has locations in Dallas and Austin, TX, Melbourne, FL, and Cypress, CA.  EOIS develops, manufactures, and supports infrared and electro-optical solutions for soldiers, ground vehicles and airborne platforms.  We offer an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive salary and benefits package, and a business culture that rewards performance. 

 

 Employing the world’s brightest. Supporting the world’s bravest.

Job Summary

Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee the day-to-day activities of an assigned manufacturing area
  • Ensure product/service quality through proper utilization of resources and adherence to applicable standards
  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's polices and applicable laws and regulations
  • Lead activities to resolve issues and problems, identifying root cause and effecting appropriate corrective action
  • Monitor and enable internal and external customer satisfaction
  • Drive continuous improvement through deployment of best practices, such as Lean Six Sigma
  • Maintain and continuously improve areas, which impact on Team Member safety
  • Hire, manage career development, and assess performance of assigned team members
  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization      
  • Attend applicable internal or external customer meetings
  • Participate on special project teams
  • Support new product introduction activities
     

Job Responsibilities Part II

Qualifications

  • Associate degree in related discipline or equivalent experience  Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Proficient technical expertise in optics and thin film coating with demonstrated application
  • Experience with Industrial Engineering concepts and 5S/6S techniques
  • Knowledge and familiarity with standards (ISO, AS, etc)
  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership, and communication skills

Remove if not applicable: U.S. Citizenship required. This position requires an active DOD security clearance or the ability to obtain such clearance within a reasonable time after commencement of employment.

Taking care of our people is a top priority at Leonardo DRS. We are proud to offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental, and vision coverage, a company contribution to a health savings account, telemedicine, life and disability insurance, legal insurance, and a 401(k) savings plan. We champion wellness programs that focus on physical, emotional, and financial well-being. We develop our talent by offering programs and activities to support career-growth, professional development, and skill enhancement. And we understand there is more to life than work, and the importance of offering flexible work schedules with our 9/80 program, competitive vacation, health/emergency leave, paid parental leave, and community service hours. 
*Some employees are eligible for limited benefits only

 

Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Our Mission

To build shareholder value through a commitment to high ethical standards and a superior performance culture focused on customers, employees, financial results and corporate citizenship.

Our Vision

To be the leading mid-tier defense technology company in the U.S.

Our Values

The DRS culture is defined by our Core Values and Principles: 

- Integrity
- Agility
- Excellence
- Customer Focus
- Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
- Innovation

We strive to uphold them in all aspects of our business practices to inspire our employees and provide outstanding support for our customers.

Leonardo DRS, Inc. is committed 
to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued.  We are committed to building a workplace where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. At Leonardo DRS, we believe that a diverse and inclusive environment makes us a stronger Company. We embrace different points of view, respect one another in the workplace, and understand that an inclusive environment furthers creativity, innovation, and business performance. 

For additional information on  Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com


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