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Production Operations Analyst II (SOC 4)

Date: Apr 7, 2021

Location: San Diego, CA, US, 92113

Company: National Steel and Shipbuilding Com

Job Posting End Date: 04/30/2021

Shift:                               1st

Security Clearance:      No Clearance




Who We Are


General Dynamics NASSCO is one of three shipyards in the Marine Systems group of General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE: GD). General Dynamics NASSCO traces its beginnings to the industrial heart of San Diego, along the working waterfront of beautiful and historic San Diego Bay. The company has been designing and building ships in San Diego’s industrial corridor since 1960 and is the largest full service shipyard on the West Coast of the United States




Provide project support to functional Department Management to attain 100% schedule adherence.

Implement continuous improvement initiatives with regard to cost, quality, safety and cycle time to attain future goals.

Provide opportunity for “off-line” training and development of future SOC and functional Department Management and Supervision.


Reports to the Department Director or Vice President.  Authority and responsibilities assigned at the discretion of the Department Manager.

The Production Operations Analyst is expected to liaise with all internal and external supplier and customer departments when appropriate.




  • Responsible for analyzing, coordinating, and monitoring multiple projects from initiation through delivery, to our manufacturing facilities for production.
  • Compile project status reports, coordinate project schedules, manage project meetings, and track action items.
  • Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of projects by scheduled deadlines.
  • Develop project work plans and milestone schedules for assigned projects, scheduling resources tasking and tracking progress.
  • Develop detail SOC / department operating schedules within the framework set by Department Manager or SOC Manager and Master Planning Department.
  • Identify and resolve all schedule conflicts prior to start date.  Monitor and update schedules as required.
  • Document detail department / SOC operations and procedures to be used as baseline for continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Monitor department / SOC rework, analyze, identify source and make recommendations for correction.
  • Identify, implement and monitor continuous improvement initiatives to reduce cost, reduce cycle time, improve quality, and improve safety.




  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred, or equivalent experience;
  • Four to six (4 – 6) years related work experience; experience in the US Navy or other military service highly desired.
  • Knowledge of MAC PAC material requirements planning system.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft project, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Experience in making professional presentations.
  • Working knowledge of: scheduling techniques (PERT, CPA, GANTT); process control techniques; trend analysis; problem identification and problem solving techniques.
  • Be capable of design plan reading and interpretation and design information interpretation.
  • Must be self-motivated, proactive individual with strong interpersonal skills and good oral and written communication skills.  Must be computer literate.
  • Possess a general knowledge of NASSCO policies and procedures, safety policy and facilities.
  • Actively participates in implementing and monitoring continuous improvement initiatives to improve safety, improve quality, reduce cycle time, and reduce costs.




Work is generally performed in office conditions with good lighting.  Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to focus.  May occasionally be exposed to working outdoors with moderate noise level.





The Production Operations Analyst II is accountable for providing the agreed deliverables necessary to support the Department Supervision and Management to attain department goals.


General Dynamics NASSCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

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