DRS Technologies Inc. Supervisor Inventory Control in Chesapeake, Virginia

Leonardo DRS, Inc.

Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.

Headquartered in Arlington, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 47,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. Leonardo DRS is committed to being an employer of choice of a highly qualified, diverse, effective, and productive workforce.

For additional information on Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com.

Company Overview

DRS Naval Electronics is a collection of Lines of Businesses and Centers of Excellence driven to be the U.S Navy's Leading provider of electronics products, subsystems, systems and integrated solutions, and expand into adjacent markets. Naval Electronics site locations span across the continental United States

and include Johnstown, PA, Largo, FL, Chesapeake, VA, Twin Cities, MN, Germantown, MD, Washington, DC, and San Diego, CA

Job Location

Chesapeake, VA


Supervisor Inventory Control

Position Summary

Responsible for supervising the company’s inventory control activities to ensure the efficient and economical utilization of facilities for storing and distributing raw materials and finished products. Supervises employees involved in the physical movement of inbound and outbound shipments, including shipments to both domestic and international customers, and distribution centers and branches within the organization.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supervises the company’s inventory control activities to ensure the efficient and economical utilization of facilities for storing and distributing raw materials and finished products.

  • Ensures the receipt and storage of products, materials, equipment, parts, accessories, and supplies. Monitors inspection of incoming items against orders for accuracy, completeness, and defects.

  • Arranges for the return and replacement of defective items.

  • Manages periodic and special inventories; accounts for inventory variances.

  • Schedules and coordinates the routing of incoming and outgoing shipments.

  • Assists with improvements in policies and procedures to promote efficiency, faster service, and lower costs.

  • Coordinates the transfer of products, materials, equipment, parts, accessories, and/or supplies between/among warehouses.

  • Ability to supervise a group independently.

  • Communicates clearly (written and oral) with other company personnel and the customer as required.

  • May participate in preparation of proposals.

  • Provides assistance to lesser experienced employees by communicating work priorities; providing assistance; verifying accuracy of work.

  • Mentors direct staff.

  • Responsible for staffing, conducting performance appraisals, training and developing subordinates, promotions, salary increases, terminations, disciplinary actions.

  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization.

Basic Qualifications

  • Associate degree or equivalent combination of education and 5+ years of experience

  • Must be flexible and willing to move between tasks quickly and as needed

  • The ability to listen to others and to work well as part of a team

  • Excellent attention to detail, ability to manage own time effectively, produce work of the highest quality, and meet deadlines consistently

  • Experience with Mil-Spec-Packaging highly desired.

Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.