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Assembly Engineering Manager Description at United Technologies Corporation

Assembly Engineering Manager

Business Unit Pratt & Whitney Job ID 42194BR Date posted 03/29/2017 City West Palm Beach State Florida Country United States

Responsible for managing the WPB Assembly Operations in a Development Engine / Compliance Flight Test Engine and Production rebuild support environment. Responsibilities include allocating work and assigning manpower as well as providing Leadership for the Employees in the areas of EH&S, ACE, FOD, Quality and Continuous improvement initiatives.

Typical Duties will include, but are not limited to the following: Interfacing with the Operations Manager, 1st & 2nd shift Hourly Supervisors, Assembly Engineering Manager, Process Engineering Manager, and Materials Manager on weekly key action activity (carryover); Lead toolbox meetings, effective communications with members of Management on activity status and plans; and in employee team development that is responsive to Program requirements and changes. Lead weekend status calls to keep leadership up to speed on weekend engine activity. Provide direction to AE, PE, Hourly Mechanics, and Materials teams for all weekend activity. Ensure weekend strategy is aligned with current engine/program priorities.

Establish standards and expectations for work effort and performance for subordinates. Give consistent feedback on performance to those standards. Effectively Coach employees to improve performance when needed.

Perform Administrative functions as related to Bargaining Unit employees including maintaining training, quality and attendance records and performance review appraisals.

Establish work schedules taking into account Customer requirements, resource availability and other priorities.

This position may be a 4 X 10 hr. or 3 X 12 hr. AWW shift based on business need.

Qualifications Required:
Excellent leadership, communication, problem solving, analytical, prioritization and multi-tasking skills.

Ability to work with all levels of Management.

Established background in Assembly manufacturing/ machining processes.

Knowledge or ability to utilize PC Based information systems a must.

Working knowledge of continuous improvement principles, i.e. Lean, ACE, QCPC.

Supervisory experience with a Collective Bargaining Unit.

Demonstrated ability to motivate teams using ACE Tools to obtain high levels of performance to accomplish Goals.

Working knowledge of Engine Assembly operations is preferred.

Experience with Engine Test, Gas Turbine Engines, Instrumentation, and/or Calibration systems are also a plus.

Additional Comments:

Ability to plan Projects and to use written/verbal/analytical/
organizational skills to execute activities to influence business objectives. Candidates should be highly motivated, self directed and able to learn quickly.

Education BA/BS Degree preferred or equivalent years of experience as Supervisor of Collective Bargaining Unit employees.
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.


  • Mechanical Engineering - Applied Mechanics

Pratt & Whitney is a recognized leading producer of the world's most advanced jet engines. This is your opportunity to join a company steeped in history yet focused on the future by developing engines that provide step-change improvements for the next generation of commercial aircraft and fifth generation military aircraft. Pratt & Whitney, a pioneer in flight and technology, is part of the United Technologies Corporation (UTC) family. UTC is a Fortune 50 company located in over 4,800 locations in approximately 80 countries with $65.2 billion in revenues in 2014.


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