General Atomics and Affiliated Companies Logistic Supervisor in San Diego, California

Job ID#: 18555BR

Company: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems

Title: Logistic Supervisor

Job Category: Engineering, Product Support

City: San Diego

State: California

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Salary

Travel Percentage Required: 0% - 25%

Clearance Required?: No

Job Summary:

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

This position is responsible for supervising integrated logistic strategies and the efficient production and delivery of Unmanned Air Systems (UAS) Integrated Product Support CDRLs, providing support services and logistics information within the systems engineering environment. GA-ASI is seeking highly experienced, motivated, self-starter with extensive supervisory and team leadership background.


  • Supervises Integrated Product Support activities to support acquisition, logistics planning, site activation and logistics management for Unmanned Air Systems (UAS).

  • Develops and implements plans, prepares, and controls analysis and material requirements identification to ensure deliverables are produced and delivered on schedule and within budget.

  • Supervises team efforts and actively assists in preparing products based on an integrated master schedule.

  • Integrates the logistic support requirements of systems engineering, support equipment, provisioning, Packaging, Handling, Storage and Transportation (PHS&T) and other functional areas.

  • Directly interfaces with program managers and project engineers to ensure timely availability of data to meet program deliverable requirements.

  • Directs the performance and continuous improvement of standard logistic processes such as spares identification and recommendation, Logistics Support Plan (LSP) development, provisioning planning and related functions.

  • Assigns tasks, reviews work, and provides direction to staff while ensuring logistics processes are completed within established timelines and schedule constraints.

  • Actively participates in the hiring process to ensure the availability, selection and retention of the required professional talent to support program requirements.

  • Actively monitors project status and develops reports to provide management with project status, efforts accomplished and feedback as required.

  • Provide management and oversight for UAS Logistics Management Information (LMI) database development and maintenance, Maintenance Planning, Level of Repair Analysis (LORA), and Provisioning. This will include utilization of the SLICwave LMI database, PowerLOG J, COMPASS LORA and CASA Life Cycle Cost (LCC), SESAME, Aircraft Sustainability Model (ASM) or equivalent.

  • Provide guidance and direction to assigned team personnel on all projects.

  • Provides direct input to Statement of Work (SOW) development, logistics program cost estimating and Basis of Estimate (BOE) guidance as well as ROM estimates.

  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

Job Qualifications:

  • Typically requires education/formal training equivalent to the completion of a bachelor's degree in business administration or related discipline and nine or more years progressive experience in aircraft maintenance, operations and scheduling with at least three of those years supervising logistics. Additional professional experience may be substituted in lieu of education.

  • Must be able to effectively manage multiple programs/projects and adjust to shifting priorities.

  • Has current relevant experience with the logistics processes and development of products that are compliant with logistics specifications to include MIL-HDBK-502A, MIL-STD-1388-2B, MIL-PRF-49506 and the GEIA-STD-0007 series.

  • Must demonstrate an in-depth understanding of logistics principles, concepts, regulations and practices. Must have proven leadership skills including organization, planning, scheduling and coordinating workloads to meet established deadlines.

  • Must possess: (1) the ability to resolve problems within the logistics environment; (2) strong verbal and written communication skills to accurately document, report and present findings; (3) strong interpersonal skills to effectively interface with all levels of employees, management, and outside representatives; (4) the ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive information; and (5) knowledge of computer operations and applications related to the position.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment is essential as is the ability to work extended hours and travel as required.

General Atomics and affiliated companies is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.