Job description and general duties

Category: Landing Gear
Job Type: Permanent Full Time
City: Springfield

Company Bio

Entrepreneurial Leader
Heroux-Devtek, the world’s 3rd largest producer of landing gear, serves the civil and military aerospace markets from production facilities in North America and Europe. The Company’s longevity, flexibility, and track record for the development and implementation of innovative production systems have distinguished it as a leader in the domain. With its most recent acquisitions, Heroux-Devtek is bolstering its status as one of the foremost landing gear, actuation and hydraulic system designers and manufacturers in the global aerospace industry.

Division info

The Landing Gear Market specializes in the design, qualification, manufacture and repair and overhaul of landing gears and flight critical components to a customer base that extends from the OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers) to the Operators in both the commercial and military markets.

Summary of position

Supervise personnel, and efficiently manage the resources of production operations in the Lathe Machine Department. Consistently work to assure on time delivery of a quality product.

Main responsibilities

•Maintain production readiness of machines, fixtures and tools.
•Schedule and monitor labor, work assignments and assigned machines for first and second shifts.
•Maintain and control process documentation for CNC Lathes, plus other machines assigned.
•Identify nonconformities and initiate internal tag.
•Troubleshoot machining process.
•Assist Engineering in development of machining processes.
•Provide technical training and monitor progress of employees.
•Assure department area and equipment is maintained in a clean and orderly condition.
•Program, set-up and operate various CNC Lathes.
•Ensure daily maintenance logs.
•Maintaining department schedule within Global Shop (ERP System)
oAssist in determining which machine to use for each job in regards to labor capacity, and ability to make the part.
•Abide to and enforce all AS9100 processes and procedures in relation to the Lathe Department.

Job qualifications and basic requirements

Education:

•High School Diploma
•Some college and/or Technical School

Experience:

•6 years minimum machine shop experience.
•5 years minimum CNC Lathe experience.

Skills & Abilities:

•Time management skills in setting priorities and meeting manufacturing due dates.
•Proficient in Lathe set-ups and troubleshooting.
•Use all forms of inspection equipment and devices.
•Ability to evaluate talent.
•Dedication to job at hand.
•Ability to read and understand moderate to complex drawings.
•Must be able to perform mathematical calculations.
•Interpersonal Skills

Skills and qualifications

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  • Application deadline: 02 August 2021