Posted 4 days ago
Production Engineering Manager
Boeing - North Charleston, SC
Production Engineering Manager

The Boeing Company

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USA - North Charleston, SC

Job Description Qualifications:

Seeking a self-motivated leader to join the Production Engineering team for the Mid Body in North Charleston, SC. The primary function of this team is to support the build plan with Planning, LCPT support, and cross functional support for the Mid Body Assembly team.

The successful candidate will have a deep internal desire to lead production system improvements to meet the projected rate increases on the 787 Program. We are looking for a leader who brings a diverse perspective, curiosity and creativity when approaching challenges, and courage to pursue step-function improvements.

Technical leadership and aptitude, as well as people leadership skills are essential to develop and inspire a diverse team to reach a shared goal and vision. Strong candidates will have demonstrated success in developing and maintaining relationships, in addition to problem solving skills, willingness to take initiative, and the ability to lead and work across multiple functions. Build plan ownership and leading through the production system using lean tools and the ability to work across multiple functions to lead the development and implementation of production system solutions

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Lead a multi-skilled engineering team to meet organization targets in the areas of productivity, safety, quality, and cost Elements include but are not limited to: process engineering, manufacturing support, build plan development, technical consult for partners and suppliers, and introducing new technology.
  • Lead special projects supporting key company priorities. Projects may include but are not limited to stabilize and improve efficiency of the production system, enable rate increases on our production lines, manage incorporation of product and process changes into the production system, and develop production system architecture for new airplane models
  • Oversee technical management of suppliers in the design, sourcing, and implementation of new technology into the production system.
  • Partner with Operations, Industrial Engineering, Design Engineering, and other key stakeholders to drive build plan improvements in all areas
  • Take ownership of improvements that are both directly aligned to the engineering skill as well as efforts that require cross-functional partnering
  • Partner with Finance and Business Operations to manage risks, tooling cost forecasts/expenditures, and quarterly budgets
  • Develop and maintain partnerships with customers, stakeholders, peers, business partners and direct reports. Leverage network to seek broad input on key projects and initiatives.
  • Manage, develop and motivate employees to achieve their best as individuals and as a team
  • Possess strong communication and project management skills
  • This position is expected to be 100% onsite, and the selected candidate will be required to work onsite.

The position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "US Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. ยง 120.15 is required. "US Person" includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from accredited course of study in engineering, , computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry
  • 3+ years of experience in an engineering discipline
  • 1+ years of experience in Production Engineering

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Be able to interact positively with people throughout Boeing & the partner/customer base
  • Experience leading through influence and partnering with cross-functional teams on projects and initiatives
  • 1+ year of experience in engineering management or technical management


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility

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Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.

At Boeing, we strive to deliver a Total Rewards package that will attract, engage and retain the top talent. Elements of the Total Rewards package include competitive base pay and variable compensation opportunities.

The Boeing Company also provides eligible employees with an opportunity to enroll in a variety of benefit programs, generally including health insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, retirement savings plans, life and disability insurance programs, and a number of programs that provide for both paid and unpaid time away from work.

The specific programs and options available to any given employee may vary depending on eligibility factors such as geographic location, date of hire, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.

Applications for this position will be accepted until April 16th, 2024.

Please note that the salary information shown below is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

Summary pay range: 107,000 - 190,000

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

Relocation is available for eligible candidates, if authorized

Export Control Requirement:
Not an export control position

Safety Sensitive:
This is not a safety sensitive position

Contingent Upon Award Program
This position is not contingent upon program award

Experience Level:
Manager - K

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Job Code:
6H6AMK (6D1)

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