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Material Handler/Cycle Count Clerk

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-09-26

Reference No: 307081

    JOB DUTIES:

    JOB SCOPE:
    • Unload materials by hand or utilizing handling equipment. Report mishandling conditions causing material defects. Verify quantities. Check actual quantity (hand count) against receiving slip, production ticket, credit or move ticket. Make written reports on cause of delays, location of shortage item. Move materials throughout departments as required.
    • Responsible for flow of material to the correct process utilizing routings or move tickets. Expedite parts and materials by hand or with handling equipment according to production tickets, tallies and work orders.
    • Responsible for maintaining the condition of stock, layout of stockroom, rotation of material. Pick, organize and verify parts for engine build and spare parts orders.

    RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Perform other duties inherently required of the job classification.
    • Perform assigned work in a safety conscious manner.
    • Perform assigned work to specified quality and production standards.
    • Maintain equipment and tools used by the individual in a clean condition.
    • Perform assigned cleaning required to maintain individual's immediate work area in a clean condition.
    • Prepare and/or maintain all documentation necessary to the duties of the job classification.

    QUALIFICATIONS:
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Ability to obtain a Forklift License

Manager External Quality

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-09-21

Reference No: 306592

    JOB DUTIES:

    Job Summary:  The Manager External Quality will provide direct Quality Engineering leadership in a team/matrix environment. This position will develop, coach and direct subordinates while working closely with internal departments to accomplish Supplier Quality improvement through implementation of appropriate processes and interventions.


    Responsibilities to Include:

    • Provide guidance in the development of materials systems, standard supplier practices and procedures.
    • Develop supplier control systems and procedures to obtain 100% product conformance.
    • Manage and improve Supplier Quality Assurance function, ensuring purchased products meet the Lycoming quality standard.
    • Provide overall direction for the implementation and maintenance of the incoming quality and supplier quality control function.
    • Develop and implement supplier surveillance, supplier process control and corrective action systems to increase customer satisfaction and reduce "Cost of Quality".
    • Ensure all customer complaints (Warranty/SIR issues) are investigated and analyzed and that corrective measures are initiated and resolved.
    • Act as liaison for in-house supplier issues. Support FAA, ISO and AS9000 approved Quality Management Systems.
    • Drive and share world-class best practices in order to execute process reengineering and organizational changes.
    • Foster an enterprise-wide "prevention" culture
    • Facilitate project and non-project related meetings to support continuous improvements.

    Requirements:

    • B.S. degree in a technical discipline + 5 years relevant work experience
    • A working knowledge of ISO 14001 Environmental Standard and AS9000.
    • Management experience in a union environment preferred.
    • Knowledge of principles and procedures used in mechanical assembly, machining, metal finishing.
    • A thorough knowledge of inspection techniques, equipment, continuous improvement methodologies, Statistical Process Control (SPC), Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, and Defect Management.
    • Significant experience in high tolerance quality manufacturing, assembly, and testing.
    • A working knowledge of FAA FAR regulations, Parts Manufacturing Approval (PMA) process, and Type Certificates (TC's). A sound understanding of safety and environmental disciplines including remediation, compliance and prevention.

    Education:

    • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline; Mechanical or Materials Engineering preferred.
       

    Position Requirements: 

    • 5+ years’ experience in a manufacturing or quality engineering environment
    • NDT/NDI Experience Preferred
    • Ability to travel required

    License and Certification Requirements:

    • ASQ certifications preferred
    • Six Sigma Certification preferred
Program Manager

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-09-21

Reference No: 306769

    JOB DUTIES:

    The Program Manager oversees and coordinate all aspects of a specific development program involving piston engines or their components. The Program Manager is responsible for developing a worklist, program plan, schedule, delegating tasks, tracking completion and program cost.

    The Program Manager will interface with Quality, Manufacturing, Engineering, Procurement, Customer Service, Finance, Sales and Marketing and Regulatory Agencies, as required, to manage program scope, cost, and timeline.

     Responsibilities

    • Provide leadership to a cross-functional team that can include representatives from Procurement, Quality, Engineering, Manufacturing, Sales, Finance and Marketing. 
    • Develop/implement product life cycle and transition plans following the PLCP process.
    • Oversee product development & certification programs necessary to achieve strategic business objectives.
    • Coordinate activities with Director of Sales and Director of Engineering, in addition to other Program Managers to ensure common business and development goals will be achieved.
    • Utilize Six Sigma principles and resources where appropriate.
    • Contract management and customer coordination
    • Provide Lycoming Management with program status updates.
    • Bachelor's Degree in a Technical (Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Computer Engineering) or Business Field.
    • Master's Degree desirable.
    • 3 years’ experience in a managerial/program management role.
    • 5 years’ experience in a professional engineering or operations role.
    • Understanding of engine test methods and engine performance desirable.
    • MS Office Suite experience (PowerPoint, Excel, Access, Project, Word)
    • Excellent Presentation Skills.
    • Ability to influence others.

    Additional Competencies Required:

    •  Teamwork approach, ability to resolve conflicts, strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills, and ability and willingness to travel as necessary. 
    • Knowledge of GD&T and Six Sigma methodologies preferred.
    • Experience with FAA regulations per Title 14 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 33 a plus.
     
Production Supervisor

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-09-06

Reference No: 299434

    JOB DUTIES:

    Lycoming Engines seeks a Supervisor to lead a dynamic team of production associates, including mechanics, technicians and skilled trades to support production, development, assembly and testing of engine products and systems.  This person will be a charismatic leader and change agent capable of driving relentless improvement, motivating team members and leading them to achieve safety, quality, delivery and cost goals. 
     
    Responsibilities Include:
     
    • Responsible for hiring, coaching, training, developing, directing, counseling and disciplining employees in a fair and consistent manner
    • Lead and direct employees in various size operations departments
    • Develop and improve operations towards best in class standards including but not limited to talent, processes and facilities
    • Assists in developing plant Lean competencies including Value Stream Mapping, 5S, Visual Controls, Materials / Tools at Point-of-Use, SMED (setup reduction), Flow, Kanban, Cell Layout, Waste Reduction, supplier interface and development.
    • Supervise bargained personnel to insure efficient manpower utilization and assist with planning
    • Proactively participate in cross-functional efforts and teams to support Lycoming Premier initiatives
    • Responsible for the training and development of all bargaining unit personnel
    • Administer the provisions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and collaborate with union leaders in the resolution of shop issues
    • Assist with selection, installation, operation and on-going maintenance of equipment and systems
    • Ensure compliance with company procedures and policies

    Position Requirements:

    ·         Leadership experience

    ·         Engine assembly, engine test, dynamometer operations and machining – both CNC and conventional is a plus

    ·         Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills

    ·         Demonstrate ability to influence work culture and drive change in organizations

    ·         Demonstrate strong problem solving, team building, and conflict resolution skills

    ·         Possess strong work ethic

    ·         MS Office skills

    ·         Knowledge of general aviation engine and airframe applications is preferred

    ·         Knowledge of advanced engine control systems and troubleshooting is preferred

    ·         Machine shop experience utilizing statistical process control is preferred

    ·         Lean manufacturing experience is a plus

    ·         Six Sigma training and experience is preferred

     

    Specialized Requirements:

    ·         Knowledge of data acquisition, electronic and test control systems is preferred

    ·         Possess the ability to develop, implement, and maintain facility infrastructure

    ·         Coordinate and prioritize work to meet customer requirements for both production and development demands

    ·         Work with and support the FAA to ensure that investigations are conducted accurately and on schedule

     

    Education Requirements:

    ·         Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related work experience

    ·         Technical degree is preferred

    ·         Employee must be dedicated to continuous learning

     

    Additional Competency Requirements:

    Teamwork approach, ability to resolve conflicts, presentation skills, Strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills; Interface with all levels of Management

     

    License and Certification Requirements:

    ·         Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification is a plus

    ·         A&P mechanics license preferred

Sr. Industrial Engineer

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-09-06

Reference No: 300887

    JOB DUTIES:

    Job Summary:

    The Sr Industrial Engineer will develop and apply time standards to manufacturing tasks, development & maintenance of work measurement metrics, support Manufacturing, Production & Control Logistics, SBR activities and will be physically located at our Williamsport, PA facility.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Support Manufacturing to ensure schedule, cycle time, and cost objectives are met.
    • Develop manpower forecasts plans, developing crew-loads, evaluating performance and recommending improvements.
    • Identify problems in areas and evaluate methods where objectives are not being met.
    • Assist in development of recovery plans and work around plans.
    • Assess impacts of part shortages and assign relative severity of impact.
    • Participate and support projects by lending expertise in the area of the expected improvements.
    • Actively support LEAN initiatives and participate in time studies and work sampling.
    • Collect, tabulate, and graphically depict historical data to support program evaluation.
    • Support maintenance, repair and overhaul activities by developing forecasting capabilities, estimating manufacturing repair and production efforts and evaluating complex schedules with a varying product mix.
    • Utilize standard hours, target hours, crew-load hours, realization, and learning curves to estimate and forecast direct man-hours.
    • Ensure All systems have budget/time std/depts/Work Centers/ and station information in appropriate systems.

    OUTCOMES:

    • Time standards applications Maintenance and Setup
    • Schedule and Cost Analysis
    • Manpower plans and justification
    • Manufacturing cost savings
    • Manufacturing Crew-loads/Work Plans
    • Part Offsets
    • Visual Factory Information is current
    • Prepare weekly activity reports

    Qualifications:

    Education: BS in Industrial Engineering

    Experience: 5-7 years of Industrial Engineering; familiar with ISO and DI

    Skill/Certifications:  I.E. techniques such as time studies, work sampling, PC computer data analysis, capacity analysis, LEAN activities, presentation development, Microsoft Office Suite

    Preferred:  Six Sigma Green Belt, maintenance repair, overhaul estimation/support

Strategic Sourcing Specialist

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-09-06

Reference No: 305359

    JOB DUTIES:

    • The Sourcing Specialist is responsible for establishing and executing the supply chain strategy to successfully support new development or existing production programs
    • The Sourcing Specialist will be responsible for representing procurement to the program and engineering teams and must work collaboratively across all functions
    • The role will also be responsible for supplier evaluation and selection, negotiation and establishing long term contracts and management of complex supplier programs, in coordination with other supply chain teams
    • This position will report to the Director of Supply Chain with up to 50% travel required
    • Lead several complex supply chain sourcing projects concurrently across multiple programs
    • Evaluate, analyze, and assess trends and advancements in commodities, technologies, and sources of supply
    • Create solutions to sourcing challenges based on trends and advancements using ingenuity and innovation
    • Establish strategies to develop and improve the supply base as partners in support of quality, cost, delivery, and service level objectives
    • Manage all elements of the sourcing process including obtaining and influencing program’s requirement; analysis of commodities and sources, issuance of various solicitations (Requests for Information, Requests for Proposal and Requests for Quote); supplier selection, negotiation, and contract formation
    • Lead negotiations of high-dollar complex contract vehicles with suppliers supporting government and/or commercial programs
    • Manage multiple, complex supplier contracts to ensure performance and execution to contract and program requirements
    • Collaborate with procurement, programs, engineering, and operations to meet the needs of the business in a fast paced and dynamic environment
    • Undergraduate degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance, or another related field
    • 6+ years experience in related field such as supply chain, procurement, contracts, or program management with an emphasis on contracts
    • Demonstrated success establishing sourcing strategies, negotiating high value contracts, and managing multiple complex programs
    • Demonstrated ability to develop solutions to complex sourcing challenges which require ingenuity and innovation
    • Demonstrated success leading multiple cross-functional teams and projects
    • High integrity, credibility, and character
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills with cultural flexibility and adaptability
    • High level of decision-making capability by translating business and program needs to sourcing solutions
CNC Cell Machinist Level I (3rd Shift)

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-29

Reference No: 306260

    JOB DUTIES:

    JOB SCOPE:

    • Perform all operations within ac continuous flow-manufacturing cell, operating cutting saw, measuring, utilizing the skills and ability to set up and run all machines, as well as test equipment including burring within the cell, measure and record inspection results using electronic gauging and all other inspection equipment for data collection, and perform penetrant inspection for final acceptance or rejection of product.

          

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Employee(s) will be transferred to other positions during slack periods and/or decreased workload.
    • Must be able to perform assigned work in a safety conscious manner with regard to self and others working in the cell.
    • Perform assigned cleaning required to maintain individuals work area in a clean condition.
    • Perform other duties inherently required of the job classification.
    • Set-up and operate machining centers, related equipment and inspection systems (including NDI training) to produce product within company processes and procedures.
    • Perform assigned work to specified process including in statistical process control to ensure final product quality.
    • Be familiar with and work within applicable company procedures and work instructions relative to job function.
    • Communicate on a timely basis to all relevant personnel any issues found during the daily processing of product and identify opportunities for continuous improvement.
    • Train or be trained as needed.
    • Record keeping as required.
    • Works with others across payrolls, functions, and shifts to solve problems in a timely manner (Real Time).
    • Properly maintain cell/equipment and to perform all required system checks in accordance with applicable processing procedures and/or work instructions.
    • Capable to work unsupervised in their area.
    • Ensure “legacy” knowledge transfer.
    • All other duties as assigned.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • High School diploma or GED
    • Must pass the Production Inspection Test
    • Must pass the Practical Test
    • Understand the fundamental principles of product validation in this cell
    • Must pass Lycoming Inspection Eye test, obtain and maintain certifications
    • Ability to read, interpret, and communicate technical information
    • Demonstrate a thorough working knowledge of the selection of tools and fixtures, cutting tool parameters, and machining techniques
    • Understand the operation of shop floor computers.
    • Understand Quality principals, gauging methods, and inspection techniques.
    • Capability to qualify, test, certify every three years in order to obtain and maintain certification to perform Level II NDI to the applicable acceptance criteria to assure product meets drawing requirements
    • Have the personal and professional integrity and a responsible attitude to ensure that all manufacturing, engineering, and quality requirements have been completed to assure part compliance before final acceptance of product.
    • Have a positive attitude with a flexible approach to cell operation and a commitment to achieving departmental objectives.
    • Minimum 2 years’ experience in “general” machining and 2 years CNC machining could be concurrent, (i.e. - milling, drilling, turning) or Associate’s Degree (i.e. - Tool Making Technology or Automated Manufacturing) or equivalent manufacturing base degree including practical experience on machine tools, and must be able to troubleshoot, determine cause of malfunction and make necessary adjustments to maintain positive control of process and equipment
    • Assist Tool Design, as needed, in new fixture, program proofing and tooling setups, maintain and monitor process, program readouts, and setup during the period of operation for required quality of parts.
    • Ability to read and interpret complicated blueprints, and to work from operations sheets, processes, specification, manuals, and routings.
    • Ability to use shop mathematics handbook formulas and a variety of precision measuring equipment.
    • Strong organizational, interpersonal and follow-up skills
    • Ability to articulate in both written/spoken word
    • Forklift License if required
    • Good research and documentation skills
Parts Machining

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-29

Reference No: 306265

    JOB DUTIES:

    JOB SCOPE:

    • Operate machinery to machine, process, refurbish and finish parts to required specifications, utilizing blueprints, processes, bills of material, measuring and inspection equipment. Machining operations include: Gear Shaping, Bevel Gear Cutting, Machine Polishing, Automatic Lathe, Engine Lathe, Horizontal Turret Lathe, Vertical Turret Lathe, Boring Mill, Diamond Bore.

     

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Perform other duties inherently required of the job classification.
    • Perform assigned work in a safety conscious manner.
    • Perform assigned work to specified quality and production standards.
    • Maintain equipment and tools used by the individual in a clean condition.
    • Perform assigned cleaning required to maintain individual's immediate work area in a clean condition.
    • Prepare and/or maintain all documentation necessary to the duties of the job classification.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Previously held a classification or a position demonstrating the ability to operate manufacturing machinery, or satisfactorily completed Company provided or outside training demonstrating some machine skills or equivalent to that required to operate manufacturing machinery.
2023 Associate Manufacturing Engineer - Williamsport, PA

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-26

Reference No: 303483

    JOB DUTIES:

    Who We Are

    Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.

    Visit TextronSystems.com & Lycoming.com to read more about who we are and the products we make!

     

    About This Role

     

    We believe people should love what they do – in this role, you will be responsible for:

     

    Position Summary:

    The ME is responsible for managing the design, implementation and maintenance of manufacturing processes, programming of equipment and products, and recommending capital improvements in our manufacturing, assembly, and test areas. ME’s are required to have experience in a wide range of manufacturing technologies including computer and management control systems including project management.

     

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Provide manufacturing engineering support to operations including day-to-day problem solving and maintenance of all process documentation
    • Implement cost reduction by working closely with engineering, manufacturing and other disciplines to reduce scrap and waste, and evaluate/improve assembly and manufacturing methods
    • Develop manufacturing routings
    • Determine equipment needs and create cost justification
    • Assist in equipment validation
    • Manage projects
    • Maintain records and schedules of work assigned
    • Perform process validation and machine capability studies

     

    Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

    • Experienced and educated in the creation of and the ability to read/understand blueprints including a working knowledge of GD&T
    • Knowledge of CAD
    • Good oral and written communication skills
    • Ability to prioritize and work independently
    • Knowledge of process improvement methodologies including machine capability and process control
    • Knowledge of Six Sigma methodologies

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, manufacturing, or industrial Engineering
    • Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills

     

    Additional Competencies Required:

    Teamwork approach: ability to resolve conflicts; strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills; ability and willingness to travel as necessary and knowledge of GD&T and Six Sigma methodologies preferred.

     

    How We Care

    At Textron Systems, our talented people make us successful.  We promote an inclusive environment where we value individuality, differences, and unique perspectives.

    Our Company is committed to offering employees opportunities to grow and develop. Our benefits and compensation packages are designed to help our talented employees excel and achieve their goals, so they can make a difference every day in and outside of the workplace. Below are just a few examples!

     - Flexible Work Schedules

     - Education Assistance up to $10,000

     - Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

     - Career Development & Thousands of Training Opportunities

     - Wellness Programs (including Fitness Reimbursement)

     - Dress for your Day policies

     - Employee Discounts for over 30,000 Merchants

     - Over 5 weeks of Paid Time Off (PTO) per year

     - Medical, Dental, Vision & 401(K) with Company Funding

     

    Are you a Military Veteran?

    Textron's products and services are trusted everyday by those who protect our country.  We are dedicated to hiring these Veterans and aim to translate their skills to make an impact on our Company. 

     

Director Supply Chain

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-26

Reference No: 306189

    JOB DUTIES:

    Who We Are
    Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems.

    Visit TextronSystems.com & Lycoming.com to read more about who we are and the products we make!

     

    Job Summary:


    The Director of Supply Chain Management provides leadership, direction, and expertise in supply chain management to enable global sourcing of aerospace components and services for this industry leading piston aviation engine company.

     

    Leadership behavior and strategic insight to identify, create and sustain capable, business relationships while maintaining compliance with Lycoming Quality System, Federal Aviation Administration, AS9100 and adhering to Textron’s internal standards regarding ethics and professional behaviors.

     

    Leadership decision making ensures Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost are attained, to sustain and grow the business across domestic and international markets.

     

    Organizational leadership, cross cultural acumen and a comprehensive knowledge of technology, applications and global sourcing including e-commerce are required.

     

    This leader is responsible for the development and sustainment of policy, procedures and standard work processes.

     

    The Director must measure, monitor and mitigate risk and opportunity within the supply chain. The Director is responsible to develop and implement sources and processes as required to support New Product Development, new market business strategies, and existing product and service support.  

     

    This position reports to the Senior Vice President of Lycoming Engines. 

     

    Education Requirements:

    • Master’s degree with 7+ years of related experience, or a Bachelor’s degree with 10+ years of related experience.

     

    Position Requirements:

    • 7 years procurement and subcontracts experience managing and directing personnel at high technical operations 
    • A solid technical background preferably with a technical degree and relevant experience in mechanical and aircraft component parts procurement, critical commodities such as castings, complex machining, and application specific components and accessories 
    • The ability to direct supplier management teams during any phase of the product life cycle and should have above average experience level in maintenance, repair, operational, computer, and capital procurements 
    • Experienced in all aspects of commercial contracting.
    • Action oriented capable of leading effective people, process and performance transformation 
    • Exceptional leadership and communication skills
    • Experience building, managing, and developing teams
    • Ability to prioritize actions and allocate resources
    • Demonstrated integrity, maturity, and a constructive approach to challenges
    • Action oriented capable of leading effective people, process and performance transformation 
    • Possess high level of personal computer, interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated comfort in dealing with all levels of Operations and Business Unit management
    • Six Sigma/Lean/Database decision-making is required.  Certification is preferred.
    • Adaptability to constantly changing environment

     

    Additional Competencies Required:

    Teamwork approach: ability to resolve conflicts; strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills; ability and willingness to travel up to 20% of the time and knowledge of GD&T and Six Sigma methodologies preferred. 

     

    Additional Information:

    FLSA Status:                             Exempt
    Direct Reports:                          Up to 10
    Travel Requirements:                Up to 20% 

    Lycoming Engines has an extremely competitive benefits package (Matching 401(k) retirement plan, generous paid time, and full health insurance [medical, dental, vision], bonus plan, tuition reimbursement)-eligibility begins the first day of employment.

    Lycoming Engines participates in E-Verify.  We will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

    Lycoming Engines is committed to employing a diverse workforce.  EOE/M/F/V

Barrel Cell Computer/Electronic Machine Operator

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-22

Reference No: 306014

    JOB DUTIES:

    JOB SCOPE:

    • Perform all operations within continuous flow-manufacturing cell, utilizing the skills and ability to perform basic adjustments and run all machines, as well as test equipment including burring within the cell, past washing, etching, and utilization of basic gauging/measuring tools.  Assist Tool Design, as needed, in new fixture, program readouts, and setup during the period of operation for required quality of parts.

          

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Perform assigned work in a safely conscious manner.
    • Perform assigned work to specify quality and production standards.
    • Maintain equipment and tools used by the individual in a clean condition.
    • Perform assigned cleaning required to maintain individual’s immediate work area in a clean condition.
    • Prepare and/or maintain all documentation necessary to the duties of the job classification.
    • Perform other duties inherently required of the job classification.
    • Perform basic adjustments and cooperate machining centers and related equipment to produce product within specified Company processes and procedures.
    • To communicate on a timely basis to all relevant personnel any issues found during the daily processing of product and identify opportunities for continuous improvement.
    • Record keeping as required.
    • Work with others across payrolls, functions, and shifts to solve problems in a timely manner.
    • Capable to work unsupervised in their area.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • High School Diploma of GED
    • Previously help a position demonstrating the ability to perform basic adjustments and operate manufacturing machinery; or satisfactory completed company provided of outside training demonstrating some machine skills; or knowledge equivalent to that required in the Machine Operator classification.
Electronic Mechanic

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-22

Reference No: 306021

    JOB DUTIES:

    Primary Duties:
    Install, troubleshoot, maintain and repair all types of simple to complex industrial electronic equipment, machinery and instrumentation.  In addition, install, repair and maintain instrumentation in the heat treating area.  Utilize electronic testing equipment, schematic prints, wiring diagrams, handbooks, formulae, blueprints and charts to locate and repair malfunctions or install components.
     
    General Requirements:
    • Perform other duties inherently required of the job classification.
    • Perform assigned work in a safety conscious manner.
    • Perform assigned work to specified quality and production standards.
    • Maintain equipment and tools used by the individual in a clean condition.
    • Perform assigned cleaning required to maintain individual’s immediate work area in a clean condition.
    • Prepare and/or maintain all documentation necessary to the duties of the job classification.
    Prerequisites:
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Completion of apprenticeship as an electronic mechanic or electronic technician; OR an Associate degree, certificate program or trade school program in industrial electronics and two years experience as an electronic mechanic or electronic technician; OR 4 years experience as an electronic mechanic or electronic technician.
Maintenance - Electrician

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-22

Reference No: 306023

    JOB DUTIES:

    JOB SCOPE:

    Install, service, maintain and repair required electrical - equipment, wiring, lighting, motors and data/network infrastructure -. High potential and major motor trouble shooting and repair. Service and maintain all remediation systems related to plant. Electrical troubleshooting and construction. Technical skill in utilizing blue prints, wiring diagrams, schematics, instructions, tools and measuring instruments of the trade required.

    RESPONSIBILITES:

    • Perform other duties inherently required of the job classification.
    • Perform assigned work in a safety conscious manner.
    • Perform assigned work to specified quality and production standards.
    • Maintain equipment and tools used by the individual in a clean condition.
    • Perform assigned cleaning required to maintain individual’s immediate work area in a clean condition.
    • Prepare and/or maintain all documentation necessary to the duties of the job classification.   

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Must pass relevant electrician’s test
    • Completion of an Electrician Apprenticeship; OR
    • Associates Degree, Certificate Program or Trade School Program and 2 years Electrician experience; OR
    • 5 years of Electrician experience
CNC Cell Machinist Level I (2nd Shift)

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-22

Reference No: 306029

    JOB DUTIES:

    JOB SCOPE:

    • Perform all operations within ac continuous flow-manufacturing cell, operating cutting saw, measuring, utilizing the skills and ability to set up and run all machines, as well as test equipment including burring within the cell, measure and record inspection results using electronic gauging and all other inspection equipment for data collection, and perform penetrant inspection for final acceptance or rejection of product.

          

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Employee(s) will be transferred to other positions during slack periods and/or decreased workload.
    • Must be able to perform assigned work in a safety conscious manner with regard to self and others working in the cell.
    • Perform assigned cleaning required to maintain individuals work area in a clean condition.
    • Perform other duties inherently required of the job classification.
    • Set-up and operate machining centers, related equipment and inspection systems (including NDI training) to produce product within company processes and procedures.
    • Perform assigned work to specified process including in statistical process control to ensure final product quality.
    • Be familiar with and work within applicable company procedures and work instructions relative to job function.
    • Communicate on a timely basis to all relevant personnel any issues found during the daily processing of product and identify opportunities for continuous improvement.
    • Train or be trained as needed.
    • Record keeping as required.
    • Works with others across payrolls, functions, and shifts to solve problems in a timely manner (Real Time).
    • Properly maintain cell/equipment and to perform all required system checks in accordance with applicable processing procedures and/or work instructions.
    • Capable to work unsupervised in their area.
    • Ensure “legacy” knowledge transfer.
    • All other duties as assigned.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • High School diploma or GED
    • Must pass the Production Inspection Test
    • Must pass the Practical Test
    • Understand the fundamental principles of product validation in this cell
    • Must pass Lycoming Inspection Eye test, obtain and maintain certifications
    • Ability to read, interpret, and communicate technical information
    • Demonstrate a thorough working knowledge of the selection of tools and fixtures, cutting tool parameters, and machining techniques
    • Understand the operation of shop floor computers.
    • Understand Quality principals, gauging methods, and inspection techniques.
    • Capability to qualify, test, certify every three years in order to obtain and maintain certification to perform Level II NDI to the applicable acceptance criteria to assure product meets drawing requirements
    • Have the personal and professional integrity and a responsible attitude to ensure that all manufacturing, engineering, and quality requirements have been completed to assure part compliance before final acceptance of product.
    • Have a positive attitude with a flexible approach to cell operation and a commitment to achieving departmental objectives.
    • Minimum 2 years’ experience in “general” machining and 2 years CNC machining could be concurrent, (i.e. - milling, drilling, turning) or Associate’s Degree (i.e. - Tool Making Technology or Automated Manufacturing) or equivalent manufacturing base degree including practical experience on machine tools, and must be able to troubleshoot, determine cause of malfunction and make necessary adjustments to maintain positive control of process and equipment
    • Assist Tool Design, as needed, in new fixture, program proofing and tooling setups, maintain and monitor process, program readouts, and setup during the period of operation for required quality of parts.
    • Ability to read and interpret complicated blueprints, and to work from operations sheets, processes, specification, manuals, and routings.
    • Ability to use shop mathematics handbook formulas and a variety of precision measuring equipment.
    • Strong organizational, interpersonal and follow-up skills
    • Ability to articulate in both written/spoken word
    • Forklift License if required
    • Good research and documentation skills
CNC Cell Machinist Level I (3rd Shift)

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-22

Reference No: 306031

    JOB DUTIES:

    JOB SCOPE:

    • Perform all operations within ac continuous flow-manufacturing cell, operating cutting saw, measuring, utilizing the skills and ability to set up and run all machines, as well as test equipment including burring within the cell, measure and record inspection results using electronic gauging and all other inspection equipment for data collection, and perform penetrant inspection for final acceptance or rejection of product.

          

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Employee(s) will be transferred to other positions during slack periods and/or decreased workload.
    • Must be able to perform assigned work in a safety conscious manner with regard to self and others working in the cell.
    • Perform assigned cleaning required to maintain individuals work area in a clean condition.
    • Perform other duties inherently required of the job classification.
    • Set-up and operate machining centers, related equipment and inspection systems (including NDI training) to produce product within company processes and procedures.
    • Perform assigned work to specified process including in statistical process control to ensure final product quality.
    • Be familiar with and work within applicable company procedures and work instructions relative to job function.
    • Communicate on a timely basis to all relevant personnel any issues found during the daily processing of product and identify opportunities for continuous improvement.
    • Train or be trained as needed.
    • Record keeping as required.
    • Works with others across payrolls, functions, and shifts to solve problems in a timely manner (Real Time).
    • Properly maintain cell/equipment and to perform all required system checks in accordance with applicable processing procedures and/or work instructions.
    • Capable to work unsupervised in their area.
    • Ensure “legacy” knowledge transfer.
    • All other duties as assigned.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • High School diploma or GED
    • Must pass the Production Inspection Test
    • Must pass the Practical Test
    • Understand the fundamental principles of product validation in this cell
    • Must pass Lycoming Inspection Eye test, obtain and maintain certifications
    • Ability to read, interpret, and communicate technical information
    • Demonstrate a thorough working knowledge of the selection of tools and fixtures, cutting tool parameters, and machining techniques
    • Understand the operation of shop floor computers.
    • Understand Quality principals, gauging methods, and inspection techniques.
    • Capability to qualify, test, certify every three years in order to obtain and maintain certification to perform Level II NDI to the applicable acceptance criteria to assure product meets drawing requirements
    • Have the personal and professional integrity and a responsible attitude to ensure that all manufacturing, engineering, and quality requirements have been completed to assure part compliance before final acceptance of product.
    • Have a positive attitude with a flexible approach to cell operation and a commitment to achieving departmental objectives.
    • Minimum 2 years’ experience in “general” machining and 2 years CNC machining could be concurrent, (i.e. - milling, drilling, turning) or Associate’s Degree (i.e. - Tool Making Technology or Automated Manufacturing) or equivalent manufacturing base degree including practical experience on machine tools, and must be able to troubleshoot, determine cause of malfunction and make necessary adjustments to maintain positive control of process and equipment
    • Assist Tool Design, as needed, in new fixture, program proofing and tooling setups, maintain and monitor process, program readouts, and setup during the period of operation for required quality of parts.
    • Ability to read and interpret complicated blueprints, and to work from operations sheets, processes, specification, manuals, and routings.
    • Ability to use shop mathematics handbook formulas and a variety of precision measuring equipment.
    • Strong organizational, interpersonal and follow-up skills
    • Ability to articulate in both written/spoken word
    • Forklift License if required
    • Good research and documentation skills
Production Supervisor (2nd Shift)

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-15

Reference No: 305813

    JOB DUTIES:

    Lycoming Engines seeks a Supervisor to lead a dynamic team of production associates, including mechanics, technicians and skilled trades to support production, development, assembly and testing of engine products and systems.  This person will be a charismatic leader and change agent capable of driving relentless improvement, motivating team members and leading them to achieve safety, quality, delivery and cost goals. 
     
    Responsibilities Include:
     
    • Responsible for hiring, coaching, training, developing, directing, counseling and disciplining employees in a fair and consistent manner
    • Lead and direct employees in various size operations departments
    • Develop and improve operations towards best in class standards including but not limited to talent, processes and facilities
    • Assists in developing plant Lean competencies including Value Stream Mapping, 5S, Visual Controls, Materials / Tools at Point-of-Use, SMED (setup reduction), Flow, Kanban, Cell Layout, Waste Reduction, supplier interface and development.
    • Supervise bargained personnel to insure efficient manpower utilization and assist with planning
    • Proactively participate in cross-functional efforts and teams to support Lycoming Premier initiatives
    • Responsible for the training and development of all bargaining unit personnel
    • Administer the provisions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and collaborate with union leaders in the resolution of shop issues
    • Assist with selection, installation, operation and on-going maintenance of equipment and systems
    • Ensure compliance with company procedures and policies

    Position Requirements:

    ·         Leadership experience

    ·         Engine assembly, engine test, dynamometer operations and machining – both CNC and conventional is a plus

    ·         Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills

    ·         Demonstrate ability to influence work culture and drive change in organizations

    ·         Demonstrate strong problem solving, team building, and conflict resolution skills

    ·         Possess strong work ethic

    ·         MS Office skills

    ·         Knowledge of general aviation engine and airframe applications is preferred

    ·         Knowledge of advanced engine control systems and troubleshooting is preferred

    ·         Machine shop experience utilizing statistical process control is preferred

    ·         Lean manufacturing experience is a plus

    ·         Six Sigma training and experience is preferred

     

    Specialized Requirements:

    ·         Knowledge of data acquisition, electronic and test control systems is preferred

    ·         Possess the ability to develop, implement, and maintain facility infrastructure

    ·         Coordinate and prioritize work to meet customer requirements for both production and development demands

    ·         Work with and support the FAA to ensure that investigations are conducted accurately and on schedule

     

    Education Requirements:

    ·         Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related work experience

    ·         Technical degree is preferred

    ·         Employee must be dedicated to continuous learning

     

    Additional Competency Requirements:

    Teamwork approach, ability to resolve conflicts, presentation skills, Strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills; Interface with all levels of Management

     

    License and Certification Requirements:

    ·         Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification is a plus

    ·         A&P mechanics license preferred

Production Supervisor (3rd Shift)

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-15

Reference No: 305814

    JOB DUTIES:

    Lycoming Engines seeks a Supervisor to lead a dynamic team of production associates, including mechanics, technicians and skilled trades to support production, development, assembly and testing of engine products and systems.  This person will be a charismatic leader and change agent capable of driving relentless improvement, motivating team members and leading them to achieve safety, quality, delivery and cost goals. 
     
    Responsibilities Include:
     
    • Responsible for hiring, coaching, training, developing, directing, counseling and disciplining employees in a fair and consistent manner
    • Lead and direct employees in various size operations departments
    • Develop and improve operations towards best in class standards including but not limited to talent, processes and facilities
    • Assists in developing plant Lean competencies including Value Stream Mapping, 5S, Visual Controls, Materials / Tools at Point-of-Use, SMED (setup reduction), Flow, Kanban, Cell Layout, Waste Reduction, supplier interface and development.
    • Supervise bargained personnel to insure efficient manpower utilization and assist with planning
    • Proactively participate in cross-functional efforts and teams to support Lycoming Premier initiatives
    • Responsible for the training and development of all bargaining unit personnel
    • Administer the provisions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and collaborate with union leaders in the resolution of shop issues
    • Assist with selection, installation, operation and on-going maintenance of equipment and systems
    • Ensure compliance with company procedures and policies

    Position Requirements:

    ·         Leadership experience

    ·         Engine assembly, engine test, dynamometer operations and machining – both CNC and conventional is a plus

    ·         Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills

    ·         Demonstrate ability to influence work culture and drive change in organizations

    ·         Demonstrate strong problem solving, team building, and conflict resolution skills

    ·         Possess strong work ethic

    ·         MS Office skills

    ·         Knowledge of general aviation engine and airframe applications is preferred

    ·         Knowledge of advanced engine control systems and troubleshooting is preferred

    ·         Machine shop experience utilizing statistical process control is preferred

    ·         Lean manufacturing experience is a plus

    ·         Six Sigma training and experience is preferred

     

    Specialized Requirements:

    ·         Knowledge of data acquisition, electronic and test control systems is preferred

    ·         Possess the ability to develop, implement, and maintain facility infrastructure

    ·         Coordinate and prioritize work to meet customer requirements for both production and development demands

    ·         Work with and support the FAA to ensure that investigations are conducted accurately and on schedule

     

    Education Requirements:

    ·         Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related work experience

    ·         Technical degree is preferred

    ·         Employee must be dedicated to continuous learning

     

    Additional Competency Requirements:

    Teamwork approach, ability to resolve conflicts, presentation skills, Strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills; Interface with all levels of Management

     

    License and Certification Requirements:

    ·         Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification is a plus

    ·         A&P mechanics license preferred

Manufacturing Engineer

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-08-04

Reference No: 302186

    JOB DUTIES:

    • Able to develop scope of work, resource estimates, progress metrics, and communication cadence for overall project management to meet objectives
    • Provide manufacturing engineering support to operations including day-to-day problem solving and maintenance of all process documentation, including equipment installation, validation, and start-up operations with standard work documentation
    • Able to perform producibility analysis and manufacturing trade studies to determine cost effective solutions to complex manufacturing technical objectives.  Including equipment requirements with business cases and risk/opportunity assessment
    • Implement cost reduction by working closely with engineering, manufacturing, and other disciplines to reduce scrap and waste, and evaluate/improve assembly and manufacturing methods
    • Works through a disciplined approach in initiating, planning, executing, controlling and closing tasks to achieve specific goals to project success criteria (within schedule and cost budget requirements)
    • Maintain department metrics
    • Maintain and update Manufacturing Engineering, Processes and Procedures, department metrics and root cause corrective actions.
    • Experience in project management, including cost and schedule variance, risk assessments and project scheduling
    • Experience in manufacturing processes preferred
      • Experience in the creation of and the ability to read/understand blueprints
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills
    • Ability to prioritize and work independently
    • Ability to thrive in a team environment that requires peer reviews and cross-functional sharing of info
    • Proficiency in MS Office tools of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, Oracle, and Outlook
    • Bachelors degree in Manufacturing, Mechanical, Industrial Engineering, or related field.
      • Experience in Manufacturing and Engineering in an assembly/manufacturing environment preferred
    • Demonstrated success leading continuous improvement/lean/capital projects
    • Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills

    Additional Competencies Required:

    Teamwork approach; ability to resolve conflicts; strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills; ability and willingness to travel as necessary and knowledge of GD&T and Six Sigma methodologies preferred.

     

Principal Engineer

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-07-27

Reference No: 305249

    JOB DUTIES:

     

    The Lycoming Principal Engineer is a recognized expert in the reciprocating engine and/or general aviation community for judgment, experience, and leadership related to critical technical issues.  They are focused on technical talent development, setting technical direction for the Company, and resolving technical issues that arise when the company creates new products.  In addition, the Principal Engineer will act as Lycoming’s technical ambassador, providing unbiased expert analysis to business functions in connection with quality, procurement, legal, and regulatory activity.  Individual within the role will continuously improve both on production and development models, including electronic controls and mechanical systems.

     Job Responsibilities:

    • Serve as a clearinghouse for new ideas that can be explored through Technology IR&D funds.
    • Maintain awareness of competitive intelligence and industry trends via technical journals, technical forums, trade shows, peer and customer contacts.
    • Communicate competitive intelligence and industry trends to internal customers.
    • Evaluate new technology concepts from all aspects including certification/qualification, manufacturing/producibility, and customer requirements/acceptance within the business units.
    • Provide technical expertise across Textron business units.  Provide consulting services for Textron business units for programs and technical projects by conducting peer reviews of design proposals and design approvals as they progress to gate reviews.
    • Identify technical risks and ensure formulation and monitor risk reduction plans.
    • Promote inclusion of Best Practice, Detailed Work Procedure and Lessons Learned information in designs across Textron business units.
    • Ensure that solutions are maximized across the enterprise through common components and processes to the highest degree practical.
    • Be a mentor.
    • Contribute and actively manage the company’s technical roadmap.
    • Communicate major potential issues to Senior Director Engineering in a timely fashion.
    • BS degree in Engineering, master’s degree preferred.
    • Approximately 20+ years of experience in relevant engineering positions with multiple product development cycles.
    • Significant experience with engineering design principles, reciprocating engine design, electronic and fuel control systems, and aviation manufacturing quality systems.
    • Lycoming Product Knowledge (preferred)
    • Balance of technology focus and execution of business operations
    • COS and SRB experience (preferred)
    • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
    • Excellent ability to develop/contribute to teamed efforts.
    • Six Sigma Green/Black belt training (preferred).
    • FAA DER/ODA Unit Member (preferred).
    • Broad experiences/exposure across the business (beyond engineering).
    • Ability and willingness to travel occasionally.
    • The ability to obtain / maintain a Secret security clearance
Field Service Technical Representative

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-06-01

Reference No: 301208

    JOB DUTIES:

    Primary Purpose:

    Provides technical factory service support of Lycoming's products to OEM, distributors, and individual customers through effective communications and field visits. Insures that feedback of service issues reaches the appropriate personnel for effective problem resolution. Maintains familiarity with all engine systems and models. Provides documentation to support service experience through the SIR system. Coordinates service issues with the warranty function as necessary. Recommends changes in procedures, design, equipment or suppliers based on analysis of information received through contact with customers.

    Responsibilities:

    ·         Provide technical guidance and solutions to customer’s technical needs

    ·         Interfaces with Account Managers, Product Managers and Sales

    ·         Responsible for coordinating all company resources (COE, Product Engineering, Product line) in order to conduct Applications Project(s)

    ·         Supports Sales in the identification of Customer requirements, specifications and preferences

    ·         Develops product solutions (Product & Use recommendations) for Customer Specific Applications

    ·         May create new Product proposals for Customer Specific Applications using company’s established features and processes

    ·         Conducts existing Products modifications in order to fit with Customer specific applications

    ·         Manages VA/VE initiatives (Tear Down, Line Review) as assigned

    ·         Develops and maintains a good customer rapport and a positive image through the Customer contacts

    ·         Participates in training and technical sessions

    ·         Completes and submits on a timely basis all required internal information, reports and documents

    ·         Operates within the boundaries of the Textron Business Conduct Guidelines

    ·         May publish papers on finding and developments
    Performs other duties as assigned

    Education:

    ·         Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field is strongly desired

    Position Requirements:

    ·         Must be a certified A&P Mechanic

    ·         Must have general working knowledge of Federal Aviation Administration rules and regulations

    ·         May require obtaining a Passport for international travel requirements

    ·         3-5 years experience in general aviation engine maintenance, operations and assembly is a plus

    ·         Experience in electronically control gasoline or common rail Diesel engines is a plus

    ·         Six Sigma Green Belt Certification preferred

    ·         Fluency in non-English language a plus

    ADDITIONAL COMPETENCIES REQUIRED

    ·         Teamwork approach; strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills; ability and willingness to travel as necessary 

Associate Test Engineer

Textron Systems: Lycoming Engines

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, United States

Posted Date: 2022-05-26

Reference No: 302347

    JOB DUTIES:

    PRIMARY PURPOSE:
    Responsible for developing new engine/component products to be utilized in new
    engine models or incorporated as design improvements into existing engine
    models
    ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIP:
    - Interfaces with internal Engineering, Operations, Procurement, Quality, and
    Customer Service Depts.
    - May interface with suppliers and customers.
    RESPONSIBILITIES:
    Responsible for the technical and procedural aspect of engine/component
    development from initial layout through final drawings. Provide design assistance
    and coordination throughout the product development process. Coordinate
    BOM’s and ECO’s for engine specs, process specs, and drawings. Provide guidance
    to drafting/CAD operators. Consult with suppliers/customers on designs andspecifications.

     

    - Minimum Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or related engineering field
    - Work / Intern experience in a mechanical or aerospace engineering position preferred.
    - Experience with various engine designs; including 2 stroke, 4 stroke, and Air
    Cooled preferred.
    - Experience in Component Design, Engine Systems, FEA, and CFD preferred.
    - Experience with application and interpretation of GD&T preferred.
    - MS Office Suite experience (PowerPoint, Excel, Access, Project, Word)
    - Strong configuration management skills preferred.
    - Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills. Team player.

     

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