ITT Corporation Production Director in Valencia, California

Req ID # 813BR Position Title Production Director Country United States Work Location CA, Valencia Company ITT Aerospace Controls Job Description About Us:

ITTControl Technologies is a global engineering and manufacturing company with leading positions in the markets it serves.We design, develop and manufacture valves, actuators, pumps and switches for aerospace and industrial applicationsand provide an ideal workplace environment in which to create a rewarding career. We are looking for team players with the talent and drive for excellence. We strive to create value for our employees by providing challenging workplace assignments.

ITTControl Technologies offers a very attractive benefits program. Our employees enjoy medical and dental coverage, 401(k) savings plan, life insurance protection, sickness and accident income protection, a generous vacation and holiday program, a tuition reimbursement program, and a program that allows you to use tax-free dollars to pay for many health care and dependent care expenses.

Job Description:

Full responsibility for P&L and all operational activities within the Fabrication Focus Factory, such as production planning, order fulfillment, engineering support and quality control, etc. to meet the operational and financial target of the factory; Lead and drive the Focus Factory team to continuously meet the performance standard of operation – KPI s, including Quality, On-Time Delivery, Cost, Safety, etc; Generate production Capacity Requirement Planning according to the demand forecast and generate production resource requirement plan to include labor, equipment, fixtures, tools and sub-materials, etc. to support the CRP; Lead continuous improvement initiatives on production flow and resource alignment, process efficiency and effectiveness by using LEAN manufacturing & Six Sigma principles; Review and approve necessary manufacturing engineering documents; Administer Performance Management Process across area of responsibility for effectiveness, timeliness, and expected outcomes in focusing, aligning and engaging employees in the pursuit of the overall business strategies and goals. Should have working knowledge of multiple axis machines and scheduling a large complex machine shop. The fabrication operation is a low volume, high mix precision machine shop involving short run, complex parts on conventional and CNC machine tools. Interprets blueprints, specifications and engineering orders to clarify and resolve functional problems related to fabrication.

Skills and Experience Requirements:

BS/BA degreein relevant discipline with10+ years manufacturing operations experience to include 5+ years demonstrated supervisory responsibility. Must be experienced in designing and implementing continuous flow lines, line balancing, and other related production optimization techniques to include application of Lean manufacturing principles. Must have proven managerial track record and sound organizational, communication and leadership skills. Knowledge of principles used in mechanical assembly and machining a must.

Minimum Education Requirements BS/BA Degree or Equivalent Percent of Travel Required N/A Paid Relocation Available? Yes EEO Statement: ITT Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran or disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.