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Operations Unit Manager (Contract)
Bombardier | Toronto, Iowa
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Operations Unit Manager (Contract)-TOR03466



the evolution of mobility

At Bombardier, 33,600 employees in 25 countries work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we'll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

There is an immediate opening in the Global 7000/8000 Program. This position will require you to co-ordinate all technical aspects of assigned design projects, provide support to the production line, and to assist other departments such as logistics and methods. This is a contract position located at the Toronto office. (123 Garratt Blvd. Toronto, Ontario, Canada). Responsibilities will include:

In your role, you will:

- - Drive world class safety performance through the implementation of behavioral based safety programs and ensure compliance to all Bombardier and regulatory requirements
- Maintain a robust product quality compliance program making full use of the Bombardier Quality gate process and progressive acceptance where applicable
- Enhance employee engagement through effective communications and interactions with operations personnel and production focus teams
- Work with Supervisors and production personnel to maximize workforce effectiveness & flexibility
- Establish departmental master plans and execute day-to-day actions in support of Bombardier strategic initiatives and operational objectives
- Drive continuous improvements in operational and business processes to deliver optimal results for Safety, quality, productivity, cost and labour relations
- Develop departmental budgets. measuring and report on financial performance
- Actively lead and drive execution of the Achieving Excellence System within area of responsibility (i.e. SQPEC, Visible Leadership, etc) in line with Bombardier's strategic vision
- Establish, monitor and track operational KPIs and performance to Master Plans
- Coach, mentor and develop supervisory and non-supervisory employees in the department
- Cascade information on Department and Bombardier performance to production personnel during the flight test vehicle stage
- Ensure timely and effective communications regarding operational issues, schedules and compliance with internal and external Bombardier customers
- Maintain a strong cross-functional focus, ensuring the team members work collaboratively to meet program objectives
- Ensure compliance with all applicable regulations, policies and procedures


As our ideal candidate,

- You have a university degree or college diploma in a technical or related discipline
- You have a minimum of 15 years applicable experience in the Aerospace Manufacturing industry
- You have a minimum of 10 years practical experience in a supervisory position leading multi-disciplined teams in an aerospace environment
- You have experience manufacturing "First build" Flight Test Vehicles and working on a Start-up program in the Aerospace industry.
- You possess excellent project management skills
- You possess a solid understanding of the change management process
- You possess excellent leadership skills including strong ambition and desire to succeed, a strong professional ethic and proven planning, prioritizing and organizational skills
- You are able to gain a high degree of credibility with all levels and functions within the organization and regulatory bodies utilizing excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- You have a persuasive and facilitative management style and the ability to assimilate, interpret and transfer information
- You possess strong computer skills and the ability to work with MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

Bombardier Aerospace is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities to apply.

Whether your candidacy is moving on to the next step of the hiring process or not, we will keep you informed by email or by phone. Join us at careers.bombardier.com

Your ideas move people.

Hourly salary range is $60-70/ hour

Job: Production Management
Primary Location: CA-ON-Toronto Downsview
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Contractual

Job Posting:
06.07.2017, 10:00:50 PM

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