Manages and directs the activities of multiple functional areas of mechanical production. Participates in the development and coordination of the distribution of work packages in the areas of manufacturing, assembly and construction 1. Manages, directly and through subordinate supervisors, the activities of workers engaged in multiple functional areas of electronic/mechanical production, including electronics assembly, electronic/mechanical fabrication and repair, sheet metal fabrication, welding, and/or general labor. 2. Performs various production control activities including gathering and filing records 3. Determines operational sequences required to produce products 4. Makes decisions on personnel actions such as recruiting, hiring, performance review, and termination. 5. Manages task activities to meet client and company work objectives. 6. Assists in resolving production conflicts while maintaining scheduled requirements. 7. Assures quality of task products and services, including participating in reviews, audits, and site visits. 8. Reviews job orders, shipping needs and material requirements before developing operational sequences. 9. Reviews work orders, product specifications, technical instructions and facility requirements. 10. Assigns tasks to subordinate staff and evaluates performance. 11. Serves as a liaison with clients. 12. Maintains all necessary documentation related to assigned tasks and projects. 13. Prepares and reviews production reports. 14. Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced Planners 15. Participates in special projects as required. Education Bachelors Degree in a related discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training or work/military experience. Qualifications 8-10 years of related experience in mechanical production, including supervisory experience. 3-5 years of related experience supporting manufacturing, assembly or construction planning Familiar with Microsoft Office, Exell, Word, Project and power point applications Familair with US Naval Ships Designs manufacturing practices and procedures This position requires a Rapid Gate Badge for access to military installations As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.