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Team Leader Operations

Date: Jan 15, 2022

Location: Pune, IN

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About Us

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 50 manufacturing locations in 15 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.


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

You will manage your team's production of high quality wiring harnesses for commercial airplanes

Job Responsibilities

  •   To manage your team of 12 to 15 persons' production of electrical wiring harnesses: ensuring safety, quality, on time delivery and high efficiency
  • Apply prescribed methods, schedules, man-hour budgets and quality requirements.
  • To manage (in-process) inspections and tests, and to report and resolve non-conformities
  • To take care of the daily management and supervision of the employees working in your team
  • To arrange training of new & inexperienced employees
  • To keep tooling well maintained and calibrated 


Required Skills

  • Experience in first line production management
  • Good communication & coordination skills
  • Excellent organizational capabilities
  • Ability to use basic Quality control tools. 
  • Proven Problem solving skills (3C, 8D, ...)
  • FMEA techniques 

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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