Jacksonville, Florida, United States

Aerospace Manufacturing – Production Assembly Supervisor          


Supervises manufacturing Assembly operations associated with assigned area of responsibility, ensuring quality, cost and on-time delivery in accordance with production schedule and appropriate customer/company commitments. Works under the general direction of the Senior Production Manager, with minimal supervision.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Accountable for attaining metrics, targets and trends for key parameters of assigned areas of responsibility.
  • Communicates performance status to subordinate personnel and management on a routine basis.  Provides leadership and technical guidance to subordinates and cell leaders.
  • Plans and determines manpower, loading and budget requirements based on forecasts.
  • Advocates continuous improvement principles and concepts; lead efforts within assigned areas of responsibility to attain the facility’s vision of cellular manufacturing within a lean enterprise.
  • Develops and maintains personnel and process metrics to ensure optimum cell operation and attainment of targets and trends for key parameters.
  • Establishes and maintains effective communication among functional departments, management and customers to facilitate early problem identification, slippages, cost overruns, etc., recommends corrective actions, and works closely with cell leaders to ensure timely resolution.
  • Coordinates with Facilities to ensure that machine maintenance schedules, operator TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) and equipment servicing results in minimum equipment downtime.  Interviews and appraises departmental personnel in compliance with federal/state laws and company policies.
  • Guides subordinate cell leaders in personnel related issues.  Provides coaching, guidance and training to subordinate staff to maintain critical skills and support a highly cross-trained employee population.
  • Supports models and enforces the company’s personnel, lean, quality, environment and health/safety policies.
  • Represents unit at technical and planning meetings.  Participates in Program Management Reviews as appropriate.  Briefs customers, officials and visitors on all aspects of respective manufacturing operations.
  • Maintains currency in state-of-the-art.


  1. Must have thorough knowledge of aerospace operations including assembly and “hands on” understanding of systems such as MRP-based manufacturing control systems.
  2. Knowledge of MRP is preferred.
  3. Must possess ability to read and interpret complex blueprints.
  4. Requires excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
  5. Must have at least 2 years of college or specialized training and a minimum of 7 years progressive related experience in a manufacturing industry.
  6. One year of experience in a supervisory role is preferred.

  • Location: Jacksonville, Florida, United States
  • Categories: Aviation Maintenance, Operations / Management
  • Contract Type: Full Time

Mike Stanick

Contact Information
  • Call: (904) 264-0097
  • Fax: (904) 264-0230

Aviation Recruiting, Inc.
1845 Town Center Boulevard, Suite 350
Fleming Island, FL 32003

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