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Production and Site Manager (584032)

Progeny Systems Corporation
Canonsburg, PA 15317
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Progeny Systems Corporation

Progeny Systems Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Type:
Location: US-PA-Canonsburg
Category: Management

Job Description

The Production and Site Manager at the Canonsburg, PA facility coordinates, directs and monitors production tasking across several functional areas including assembly, test, and materials handling/warehousing at our Canonsburg PA facility. The Production Site Manager works with supply chain management to establish material needs and resolve supply chain issues affecting the operation. This position is also responsible for reporting on production performance and ensuring that contractual requirements are met on time and within budget. The Production Site Manager is chartered with process improvement and is expected to leverage industry best practices and continuous improvement initiatives to further the state of the manufacturing operation. Additionally, this position maintains responsibility for facility operational oversight

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Oversees the overall day to day operations of a low-to-mid volume, high complexity electronics manufacturing site.
  • Responsible for on-going oversight of facility and production infrastructure, including maintenance and repair, as well as subcontracted services.
  • Coordinates activities with other production managers and personnel responsible for quality assurance, materials management, production assembly, and production test.
  • Develops strategies to evolve the manufacturing site operations in a manner consistent with company and production objectives.
  • Leads efforts to conduct process and system analysis for on-going continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Determine the best and most efficient use of available resources, including facilities, equipment and personnel to meet or exceed established goals.
  • Monitors and measures the progress of production activities while ensuring the production line satisfies contractual schedule for the production programs in the Canonsburg, PA facility.
  • Support planning and transitioning of products from engineering development stage to production readiness.
  • Interfaces with key customers and customer representatives.
  • Generates written reports for internal and external audiences.
  • Works with organizational leadership to secure facility services and equipment as required to ensure that all operational needs are met.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Previous experience working in an electronics manufacturing environment. Related operational, engineering and/or supervisory experience preferred.
  • Knowledge and understanding of various electronic/integrated electronic assembly manufacturing techniques, common industry standards, manufacturing operational concepts and continuous improvement methodologies.
  • Proven leadership in challenging environments with a track record of driving continuous improvement.
  • Customer focused, goal-oriented mindset with an aptitude for applying innovative solutions.
  • Ability to interact effectively with personnel at all levels of organization.
  • Strong computer skills, knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and experience with ERP/MRP tools.


Bachelor's degree in an engineering / technical discipline and a minimum of 10 years' experience in the field or related area. Additional experience may substitute for degree requirement. An advanced degree may substitute for minimum required years of experience.

This position will require the applicant to obtain and maintain a DoD Clearance.

Physical and Mental Requirements for all positions:

Prolonged stationary periods at a desk
General ability to operate computer and other productivity machinery such as calculator, copy machine, printer, etc.
Ability to lift and transport up to 15 pounds at times
Effectively communicate with others
Ability to stay focused and provide attention to detail.
Ability to think analytically and apply problem solving skills to scenarios throughout the course of the workday


If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please contact our recruiting department at hr@progeny.net or call 703.368.6107. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


To learn more about the Benefits offered by Progeny Systems, including a minimum $1,000 sign-on bonus for all new hires, please visit our website at http://www.progeny.net/careers.

About Progeny Systems

Progeny Systems is a privately held, high-tech small business that provides premium systems, services, and products for the Department of Defense, government agencies and commercial clients. We are a technology leader in numerous areas including: technology insertion; acoustic sensors; signal processing; combat systems; torpedoes; cyber security; biometrics; knowledge management; undersea vehicles; open architecture; electromagnetic maneuver warfare; electronics packaging; and image/video processing/analysis.

Progeny System's ability to leverage flexibility, rapid turnaround, customer responsiveness, and encourage an environment for experimental research has been critical to our success in developing, producing and supporting numerous mission critical national defense systems.

Progeny has provided highly complex products/programs to the United States Government in collaboration with the following agencies, among others:

- United States Navy

- United States Air Force

- United States Army

- Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

- National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)


Posted: 2022-04-27 Expires: 2022-05-29

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