Company Description: Platforms: Smarter. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we solve the toughest security and technology challenges facing our nation and its allies by building smarter mission-critical products and systems.We develop mission critical C4ISR solutions across the land, sea, air, space and cyber domains. As you might imagine, we can offer career paths that fit almost any area of expertise. Almost any background or interests. And almost any short- and long-term career goals. At our location in the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts, we develop advanced solutions to support the U.S. Navy's latest ships and combat systems.
General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce.
Learn more about the Pittsfield facility here: www.gdmissionsystems.com/PittsfieldMA.
2020-46842 - Manufacturing Operations Specialist
The responsibility is career-defining. So is the opportunity. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we invent the technologies, products and services, that help our nation’s heroes keep our nation safe. The work is so advanced, our teams regularly redefine innovation and excellence for the world. If you’re looking for a challenge, you’ve just found it.
We apply advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, AR/VR, Cloud Native and Quantum Physics to solve our customers’ missions in cyber, RF, undersea, interstellar and everything in between.
As the Manufacturing Operations Specialist, you’ll coordinate and perform cross functional tasks in support of the operations/manufacturing organization. Basically, you’ll participate in the development of manufacturing and operations plans and schedule and facilitate assigned projects. This will entail interfacing with engineering departments, quality control, manufacturing, purchasing or other groups as required in order to complete project plans. It’s a challenge that will put your talent in the spotlight.
What you’ll experience:
•Technologies that aren’t just top-notch, they’re often classified
•A team of bold thinkers committed to exploring what’s next
•Opportunities to gain new knowledge - as it’s discovered
What you bring to the table:
•Bachelor’s degree in a related specialized area or equivalent experience
•A clear understanding of standard engineering principles and methods in completing technical assignments
•Good mechanical or electrical aptitude
What sets you apart:
•Creative thinking with the ability to multi-task
•Commitment to ongoing professional development
•Team player who thrives in collaborative environments and revels in team success
Bachelor’s degree in a related specialized area is required or equivalent experience.
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is preferred at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.