Manager, Forge Operations

Location: Columbus, Georgia US


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Job Number: 10537

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01353486 Date posted 09/19/2019 City Columbus State Georgia Country United States

Date Posted:
United States of America
PW103: Columbus GA 8801 Macon Road, PO Box 9903, Columbus, GA, 31908 USA

Do you feel fulfilled when you help others succeed? Are you fascinated by the way the people learn and grow? Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? If so, we want to hear from you! We have a rare opportunity for a talented Operations Supervisor to be based in Columbus, Ga.

The sky has no limits.

Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible. At Pratt & Whitney, you will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company thatâ€s moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of our team youâ€ll help answer todayâ€s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrowâ€s solutions.

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the worldâ€s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity youâ€ve been looking for.

Inclusion Powers Innovation

We unlock our employees†full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everybodyâ€s opinion, driving innovation. The goal of our diversity strategy is to build a workforce and environment where every employee is valued so innovation and creativity thrive and to ensure that all employees are engaged and empowered.

Pratt & Whitney - Columbus Forge, a recognized leader in producing major rotating components and air foils for the aerospace propulsion market, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you would like to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to incorporate new ideas into practice, this may be your opportunity.


o   Meet business metrics goals as defined for each cell (Cost, Quality, Delivery, Environmental Health and Safety, ACE, Employee Fulfillment)

o   Develop and Implement root cause corrective actions in a timely manner to ensure quality standards are maintained Implement ACE and Lean Strategies to improve Quality, reduce process time and reduce operational costs Ensure that all employees adhere to Environmental, Health and Safety procedures

o   You will ensure that all assigned employees have current development plans and performance reviews

o   Coach employees in team development and motivational strategies

o   Demonstrates commitment to the EH&S program by complying with all policies and procedures, completing all required training, and supporting all applicable committee activities

o   Mange all aspects of assigned hourly workforce: time & attendance, time off, rewards, discipline process, training, communications, etc.

o   Develop and execute the schedules/plans including contingency plans

o   Define and Implement plans to support the objectives of the business including Quality, ACE, Employee Fulfillment, and Financial Metrics

o   Administer Pratt and Whitneyâ€s policies and procedures to ensure compliance and equitable treatment for all employees

o   Ensure all assigned personnel adhere to all applicable Environmental, Health and Safety procedures

o   Conduct performance and skill review processes for assigned employees

o   Identify and resolve process improvement opportunities to enhance quality, decrease process cycle time and reduce operational costs

o   Leverage manufacturing innovations to improve cost, delivery, and quality of aerospace air foils

Basic Qualifications

o   This role require a Bachelorâ€s degree

o   A minimum of 5+ years†Supervisory experience in operations

o   U.S. Citizenship required due to government contracts

Preferred qualifications:

o    Experience in management to include manufacturing operations, with a focus on metal forming, engine technology and/or automotive, with aerospace preferred.  Proven ability to interface across organizations for a common goal.

o    Proficient PC Skills, including word processing, spreadsheet and graphics software preferred. (Specifically Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint and Outlook)

o    Strong organizational, project management planning and financial skills

o    Craft clear communication

o    Adaptable as situations require

o    Analytical Skills

o    Creative troubleshooting skills

o    Possess exceptional people, team building and interpersonal skills.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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