At General Dynamics Land Systems we put our Customers at the centre of everything we do. Our commitment to protect and enable the people who serve drives us to develop products and systems that give them a clear advantage for mission success. We are looking for passionate individuals to help us deliver innovative, unique solutions to our Customers.

This position will support the afternoon (2nd) and midnight (3rd) shift

Position Description:
Completes production plan by scheduling and assigning personnel; accomplishing work results; establishing priorities; monitoring progress; revising schedules; resolving problems; reporting results

Monitor assigned work activities to ensure implementation dates are met

Provide accurate daily/weekly/monthly status updates on all work activities within the team

Manage key cost elements e.g. overtime, departmental expenses, HPU’s, MPS

Lead team meetings and actively identify and implement process improvements

Use effective coaching techniques to train and develop leadership and technical capabilities of the team

Ensure compliance of UNIFOR Contract requirements

Maintain compliance with: GDLS policies, Trade Compliance (ITAR), ISO procedures Security and Safety regulations and Industrial Training requirements

Maintain favorable working relationships with internal and external customers

Position Requirements:
University degree or College diploma in Manufacturing or Engineering Technologist

Goal oriented and able to work under demanding conditions

Demonstrated communication, organizational, problem solving and decision making skills

Demonstrated ability to work within a team environment with minimal supervision

Ability to support other shifts as required

Experience in a unionized manufacturing environment

Previous supervisory experience

Knowledge of Laser/Fabrication/Welding

General Dynamics Land Systems – Canada is an employment equity employer who values diversity and inclusion. We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

It is a requirement that General Dynamics Land Systems – Canada be registered with the Canadian Controlled Goods Program and that all of its workforce be security assessed. As such, successful applicants must meet all applicable security requirements, including, but not limited to, the ability to obtain and maintain a Canadian government security clearance to secret level.