Meggitt PLC 1411 - Production Lead in US, Oregon

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The Production Lead oversees the production area in a variety of complex mechanical and/or electromechanical assembly operations in accordance with company policy and safety procedures. Ensures an effective and accurate production line that minimizes costs and aligns with the unit objectives.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Plans, schedules and monitors the production cycle, following company instructions

  • Determines staff requirements for production schedules, coordinates, monitors and trains all production staff

  • Coordinates the efficient movement of production to meet area requirements

  • Applies process specifications governing the production of product within an assigned cell, records production time and quantity data at the cell

  • Performs complex precision assembly in accordance with written, visual and verbal instruction

  • Conducts Inspections of own and /or other associates work to insure correctness in accordance with company and /or customer drawing

  • Other responsibilities as assigned

  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary

Job Specifications

Education: A Secondary Certificate/High School Diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations.

Certifications: Vocational training, apprenticeships or the equivalent experience in related field

Years Experience: 3 years or more of relevant experience depending on the complexity level of the job

Skills:

  • Experience in planning, scheduling and monitoring production cycles

  • Capable of performing complex mechanical and/or electromechanical assembly operations

  • Good organizational skills to lead activities of production cycle

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to analyze and determine methods and procedures

  • Skilled problem-solver: Exercises judgment, based on previous experience, practices and precedents, to identify and solve problems that arise with little or no precedent

  • Able to read and interpret company documents, such as safety rules, operating/manufacturing instructions, policies and procedures

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or HRISon@meggitt.com.