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Date: Oct 27, 2021

Location: Cromwell, CT, US

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About Us

GKN Aerospace is the world's leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 51 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world”s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way.

We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.

Job Summary

A Receptionist is responsible for performing clerical tasks within an office setting to support daily operations. Their duties include answering and transferring phone calls to employees, sorting and delivering mail to employees and greeting visitors when they arrive for meetings with management or staff.

Job Responsibilities

  • Greets visitors, and sets up meeting room accommodations.
  • Interfaces and communicates with customers, other guests, and all levels of employees within the organization.
  • Performs numerous clerical functions including sorting mail, answering telephones, updating internal telephone directory, ordering office supplies, photocopying, sending faxes and e-mails, and maintaining files and records.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management. 

Job Qualifications

  • US person per ITAR regulations to comply with Export Compliance and site SSA Requirements
  • Minimum of three years as executive secretary or administrative assistant. 
  • Aerospace Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Office software including Word, Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint.  
  • Ability to perform detailed work in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.   
  • Maintain strict confidentiality at all times

Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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