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Textron Supervisor Manufacturing Parts Control in Wichita, Kansas

Supervisor Manufacturing Parts Control



Supervises and directs activities of department scheduling, parts expediting, and stock control to meet production schedules.


  1. Ensures a safe working environment for employees and those around.

  2. Develops people and processes through continuous improvement techniques.

  3. Plans, coordinates, and supervises activities of employees assigned to department planning, scheduling, material movement, material presentation, and stock control.

  4. Realigns assignments as necessary to provide the most efficient services to support production.

  5. Develops and installs procedures and methods utilizing automated material shortfall reports. Establishes priority classification requirements with production and spares departments and monitors application to meet production schedules and usage rates.

  6. Schedules and conducts coordination meetings with other departments such as Process Engineering, Quality, Fabrication, Assembly, and Purchasing, furnishing current information concerning any open material information and or material flow issues.

  7. Reviews and analyzes repetitive issues lists and directs activities to provide corrective actions when needed. Analyzes causes and initiates action to alleviate recurring inventory problems.

  8. Prepares or directs the preparation of correspondence, various status and progress reports for effective communication of section activities and requirements.

  9. Leads a team for a given value stream and oversees all production control & logistics operations within the value stream.

  10. Assist with capacity analysis, bottleneck elimination, and continuous improvement projects for a given value stream.

Take your career higher at Textron Aviation.

  • Competitive starting salaries with growth potential

  • Health benefits beginning day one

  • Tuition assistance and continuing education programs

  • 12-paid holidays a year

  • Paid parental leave options

A new career awaits.



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or in lieu of degree a minimum of 5 years manufacturing experience and/or relative supervisory experience is required.


  • Experience with materials management, supply chain, SAP, scheduling, warehouse management, and/or logistics is a plusStandard work hours must be flexible to support operationsPosition requires someone that is action oriented, adaptable to change, ready to lead, and able to learn quickly

  • Demonstrated ability to function in a fast-paced environment and meet required deadlines.

  • Demonstrated ability to foster teamwork through strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • A sound understanding of Microsoft Office.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Supply Chain

Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Team Leader

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 301025