Site Operations Manager - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

This role is a direct report position to the CMC Forest Site General Manager, responsible for the operational readiness of the site with respect to both people and infrastructure, to ensure manufacturing objectives are met. The role is responsible for the staffing and performance management of the Front Line Leadership, Assembly and Test Technician Personnel (350+) in the factory. The role has direct reporting staff that oversee the both the Exempt and Non Exempt Operations personnel, ensuring processes and resources are in place for daily operational excellence. The Operations Manager and the staff are responsible for the daily communication and coordination of site wide events and initiatives.

This position is also responsible for coordination between the Operations and the Facilities teams, along with cross matrix collaboration. The Operations Manager has budgetary responsibility for the Site level Operations overhead budget. The Operations Manager will also work across the matrix to coordinate resources around calibration, tooling and seating/office space.

The role is responsible for team leadership and staff development, along with coaching across the matrix organization. The person selected for this role will embrace the Value and Behaviors defined within the Raytheon, and will cultivate an environment of Diversity and Inclusion through ERG involvement and as part of the Forest CMC Leadership team.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 12 years of related experience including 5 years of recent management experience leading a large organization consisting of both Exempt and Non Exempt manufacturing employees
  • Demonstrated experience with staff development, training, and coaching
  • Knowledge of the manufacturing floor systems such as VM or CMES and MRP/ERP planning systems such as SAP PRISM
  • Demonstrated ability to comfortably interact with executive leadership and collaborate with directors of various disciplines and organizations
  • Excellent communication skills (written, verbal and presentation)
  • Knowledge of manufacturing engineering tools and processes across the product life cycle
  • Experience in financial planning and budgeting skills (overhead, cost controls)
  • Knowledge of program management tools such as Earned Value, Developing a Basis of Estimate, and Project Planning & Scheduling (Reverse Planning)
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Cross functional acumen in Supply Chain, Mission Assurance, and Engineering
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Ability to obtain U.S. Secret Security Clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date

Desired Skills:
  • Demonstrated experience in Financial baselining, EV Techniques and EACs
  • Proposal experience, cost and management volume development and support
  • Program Management Certification
  • Prior Defense Industry experience

Required Education: BS in Engineering, Science, Mathematics or BA in Business Administration

Desired Education:
  • MS in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, or Business
  • Earned Value Management Certification
  • R6s Expert or Blackbelt Certification

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.