This position is located within the Ship Repair Business Unit of BAE Systems., Inc., Platforms & Services Sector. The position will be based in Norfolk VA, but will involve ~50% travel to all BAE Systems Ship Repair operating sites:
•BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair, Norfolk VA
•BAE Systems Jacksonville Ship Repair, Jacksonville FL
•BAE Systems Mobile Ship Repair, Mobile AL
•BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair, San Diego CA
•BAE Systems Hawaii Ship Repair, Pearl Harbor HI
This position applies the principles and practices of industrial engineering to ship maintenance, repair, overhaul and conversion operations in large, complex and fully-facilitized shipyards. The position will be responsible to the Business Transformation Director and to the five shipyard General Managers for the streamlining of shipyard material receipt, handling, transportation, fabrication, production, installation and test processes, across all phases of ship maintenance periods, including work on ships in both a waterborne state and in a drydock state.
This position requires the analysis of sequence of operations and work flow, and process re-design/re-development to improve efficiencies in plant operations, production facilities and equipment layouts. The position will employ analytical and empirical methods for efficient and/or maximum utilization of production facilities and personnel. The successful candidate will conduct studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, inventory control, and production record systems. The successful candidate will develop and deliver training programs concerning proposed operational changes associated with process improvement and efficiency. Where applicable, the employee will assist the Director of Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) in establishing accident prevention measures.
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