BAE Systems Site Lab Manager in Wayne, New Jersey

Job Description

BAE Systems New Jersey Business Center is seeking a Site Lab Manager (SLM) responsible for ensuring that the engineering labs meet all the requirements of internal and external/government security, safety and ISO 9001 audits. Additionally, the SLM will oversee the activities performed in the engineering lab to include maintaining records for classified equipment and fabrication and testing of assemblies/subassemblies, in accordance with the ISO standards.

The New Jersey Business Center SLM will report dotted line to the New Jersey Business Center HW Engineering Discipline Lead and report directly to the ES US Defense HW Engineering Lab Lead. The SLM is directly responsible for supporting all lab resources for the labs under their control in accordance with the US Defense Hardware Engineering Lab Manual (ELM). The SLM contributes to project success through the consistent and successful application of the lab standard operating procedures found in this document and applicable Site-Specific Documents (SSD s). The SLM will supervise a staff of Lab Coordinator s.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Provide an environment where all Lab stakeholder can execute their Projects in a safe and efficient manner while ensuring the labs are audit ready at all times.

Ensure the labs under their control are compliant with Engineering Lab Manual and associated BAE Systems policies and procedures which include, but may not be limited to:

Lab Establishment, Standardization and Maintenance

Equipment, Handling, Control and Calibration

Preventative Maintenance

Chemical/Materials Purchasing, Handling and Shelf Life Control

Electrostatic Discharge (ESD)

Safety, Health & Environment (SHE) and Product Safety

Material Handling and Storage

Foreign Object Damage & Debris (FOD)

Generate, release, and maintain Site-Specific Documents (SSD s) for labs under their control.

Lead Lab process improvement initiatives including the execution of lab self-evaluations. Prepare information and represent their Business Area at Lab Corrective Action Board (CAB) meetings.

Contribute to the US Defense Site Lab Management Team through attendance and participation at Site Lab Manager Status meetings.

Lead and work in conjunction with the Lab Staff, Project Lead(s) and cognizant Safety Representatives, to ensure all training and safety considerations are implemented prior to and during Project execution.

Support root cause analysis and subsequent implementation of corrective action resulting from internal/external audit findings in the labs.

Plan and implement new Labs, as needed.

Assist DL with Capital Planning activities.

Track Rental Equipment, and support the Business Center DL to minimize rental expenses.

Track and recommend equipment dispositions and transfers.

Required Skills and Education

Candidates MUST be eligible to obtain Secret DoD clearance.

Requires a Bachelor s Degree in a Technical Field, Business Administration, or equivalent and eight (8) years experience.

Demonstrated leadership ability.

Current or previous functional manager.

Skilled with Microsoft Office: Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

Experience working in a Digital/Power/RF/Microwave lab environments.

Critical thinker to help solve lab issues.

Preferred Skills and Education

Current secret DoD clearance HIGHLY preferred.

Knowledge of databases, MS Office including Access.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Site Lab Manager


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