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

Job ID#: 22095BR

Company: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems

Title: Logistics Supervisor

Job Category: Logistics

City: San Diego

State: California

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

Travel Percentage Required: 0% - 25%

Clearance Required?: Yes

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.

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

We have an exciting opportunity for a Logistics Supervisor to join the Product Life Cycle Sustainment team at GA-ASI, located in Poway, CA. This position will be supporting the Army Operations group.


This position is responsible for overseeing integrated logistic strategies and the efficient flow of goods, services and information. Ensures that contractual and time objectives are achieved within existing financial constraints to meet objectives. Assists in the development of maintenance engineering and logistics support. Ensures field support and deployment requirements are met through the coordination of parts and personnel. Participates in interpreting and executing policies and procedures and recommends modifications to operating procedures. Participates in technical meetings for internal and external representative and represents the organization on significant matters.

  • Administers integrated supply chain activities to support UAV/Black deployment from point of manufacture through information management support, deployment freight, warehousing and order management.

  • Supervises home office support of deployed teams. Ensures deployment team objectives are achieved within existing financial constraints and government regulations.

  • Coordinates logistics support requirements of engineering, manufacturing and other functional areas.

  • Oversees and actively assists in conducting site survey for new deployments.

  • Supports the execution and continuous improvement of standard logistic process such as replenishment systems, electronic data system and related functions.

  • Assign tasks, review work, and provide direction to staff while ensuring logistics processes are met within established timelines.

  • Participate in the planning, attraction, selection, retention, and development of human resources to ensure the availability of the required professional talent.

  • Responsible for observing all laws, regulation and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company. Expected to maintain a productive and safe working environment in accordance with established operating procedures and practices

  • Other duties as required or assigned.

Clearance Level: Secret

Job Qualifications:

  • Typically requires education or 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 demonstrate an in-depth understanding of logistics principles, concepts, regulations and practices.

  • Must have proven leadership skills including organizing, planning, scheduling and coordinating workloads to meet established deadlines.

  • Must be able to understand new concepts quickly and apply them in an evolving environment.

  • Must possess:

  • (1) the ability to resolve complex management and technical problems;

  • (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 lead 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.