Zodiac Aerospace S1652 - Sr. Assembly Manager in GAINESVILLE, Texas

S1652 - Sr. Assembly Manager

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General information
DivisionZodiac Aerospace began developing their expertise in aeronautics with the advent of airships and airplanes over 100 years ago. Now, Zodiac Aerospace is a diversified group of companies with a global presence.
 Part of that group is Zodiac Seats, U.S. (ZSUS) one of the world's top manufacturers of commercial aircraft seats for airlines and major aircraft manufacturers today! Our primary manufacturing facility is located on a half-million-square-foot campus in Gainesville, Texas. Visit www.zodiacaerospace.com to learn more.
Reference number002304-S1652 - SUS
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Position title

S1652 - Sr. Assembly Manager

Employment type



1st Shift

Contractual hours



Are you ready for a more rewarding and challenging career? At Zodiac Seats U.S., a segment of Zodiac Aerospace, we pride ourselves on hiring top talent, while also providing career development opportunities. Zodiac Seats U.S., is one of the world's top manufacturers of commercial aircraft seats for airlines and major aircraft manufacturers today. Our primary manufacturing facility is location on a half-million-square foot campus in Gainesville,Texas (approximately 60 miles north of Dallas/Fort Worth). Visit www.zodiacaerospace.com to learn more. Zodiac Seats U.S. is an equal opportunity employer.



Job description


Responsible for all assembly related functions dealing with product quality, on time delivery, and employee safety.


A)Ensures a safe workplace for employees.

B)Ensures that the product shipped from Zodiac Seats meets quality expectations and standards.

C)Responsible for schedule adherence.

D)Manages the managers and supervisors in each department and helps them plan out tasks.

E)Responsible for adherence to FAA and OSHA requirements.



A)Knowledge and skills:

i)Requires complete knowledge of all phases of manufacturing preferably in an aerospace industry.

ii)Must be an effective communicator, motivator and a leader.

iii)Must be able to train managers/cell leaders to be effective leaders by using manufacturing cells concept.

iv)Must have a working knowledge of manufacturing technology.

v)Understanding of JIT/TQCM manufacturing techniques/cells concept.

B)Education and/or Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related technical field and at least 4 years experience in manufacturing preferred, or five years in a manufacturing environment.

Job location
Job location

Americas, USA, Texas, GAINESVILLE

Candidate criteria

BA / BS / 4 year degree

Min. experience level required

2-5 years


English (Fluent)