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Textron Value Stream Leader in Wichita, Kansas

Value Stream Leader



Supervises team members in the aircraft completion process. This involves planning, organizing and

controlling manpower cost, continuity of production flow according to schedules and the maintenance and

improvement of quality, safety, efficiency and training of team members.


I. Supervises and assigns team members to production operations in line with schedules. Realigns

assignments as required.

II. Responsible for safety, quality, meeting schedules and efficiency of operations.

III. Daily interaction with team members regarding workmanship, efficiencies and safe working

conditions as well as identifying ergonomic opportunities.

IV. Implements lean manufacturing processes and practices as well as coordinates all Area Team

Development events for area of responsibility.

V. Holds weekly team meetings to communicate items such as general communication and

resolving programs.

VI. Assists the Value Stream Manager is monitoring daily production operations through continuing

efficiency, aircraft production and budget reports.



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or in lieu of degree a minimum of 5 years manufacturing experience

and/or relative supervisory experience is required.


  • Strong organizational, human relations and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Microsoft software experience (Outlook, Excel, Word).

  • Must be flexible to work overtime.

  • Ability to work within team environments

  • Experience in Area Team Development processes and SAP preferred

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 Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Manager with Direct Reports

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 306677