Seeking a Director of Manufacturing Operations for a fast-growing company in Torrance, CA. Must have 5 years+ experience with P&L responsibilities, Program Management and an Electrical Engineering degree. US citizen for security clearance required and local SoCal candidates preferred.
Oversee all of manufacturing to produce products and ascertain that approved products are manufactured on schedule and within quality standards & cost objectives.
Identify and recommend changes to improve productivity and reduce cost through design simplification, packaging and use of new tools to reduce testing time.
Coordinate various ongoing technical development programs that may be ready for transitioning to production.
Initiate plant layout changes, installation of capital equipment, repair and maintenance of returned products and also perform miscellaneous duties & projects as assigned and required.
While reporting to the COO, will interact with General Managers, Technical Directors, Business Development and Senior Management personnel.
Will work in Corporate Operations Division.
Bachelor’s in Electrical Engineering required. Master’s in Electrical Engineering is a plus.
5 years+ production experience with P&L responsibilities.
Experience in writing RFI, RFP & RFQ responses based on specific technical requirements.
Program management experience involving leadership and/or participation in program reviews and audits such as PDR, CDR, PCA, FCA, as well as system testing such as ATP, SITP, and ESS/EMI tests.
Demonstrated ability to manage and lead production line in avionics or similar such disciplines
Understanding of revenue/budget and P&L forecasting and execution.
U.S. Citizenship is required.