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Location Carlsbad CA
Job Title Material Production Control Supervisor
Are you inspired by a job that challenges you to be proactive, lead decisions, and come up with new ideas that will push a product above and beyond your competitor's products? ViaSat is a unique blend of technical challenge, opportunity to excel, team camaraderie, and opportunity to work with industry leaders. Sound interesting? Keep reading.
Enjoy working with a top notch team? As a Material Production Control Supervisor you will coordinate the daily activities of ViaSat’s Production Control Planners/Material Coordinators. Your organizational skills will come into play as you plan, organize and control the material coordination to support the Carlsbad production facility. Utilizing your expertise, you will administer procedures, make budgetary recommendations regarding direct labor, and develop schedules and staffing requirements. You will have the opportunity to hire, develop and evaluate personnel to execute the efficient operation of the department. Using your soft skills, you will provide direction to employees according to established policies and management guidance. In this role you get to make a difference by recommending changes to unit policies.
* 6+ years’ experience in production or manufacturing.
* 3+ year’s leadership experience in a production or manufacturing environment.
* Experience in a low-medium volume, high-mix production environment.
* Technically skilled and knowledgeable in the use of Oracle or similar ERP system.
* Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
* US government position. US citizenship required.
* Ability to travel up to 10%
* Experience with Lean manufacturing principles
* APICS certification
Our corporate headquarters in Carlsbad is just a hop and skip away from the beautiful Pacific Coast. The campus feeling and entrepreneurial spirit can be felt in the hallways as well as the sand volleyball courts.
Drive your career to ViaSat where every day you know your expertise makes a difference to the company, your team and customers. Please submit your resume. It only takes a few minutes and this could start you on your new path to a fulfilling career at ViaSat.
** ViaSat is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence status may be required for certain positions. For positions requiring U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident status, verification of such status will be required upon accepting employment.