Logistics Manager

August 5 2022
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories Aerospace, Aviation, Airport, Professional and Administration Positions, Purchasing, Logistics, Supply Chain, Transport, Logistics, Supply Chain, Purchasing
Oakville, ON


This position directly reports to Associate Director, Materials and manages a team of intermediate to experienced professionals in Materials & Logistics, manages departmental budgets, consults on business issues, drives cost reduction activities, ensures quality control, and leads material and inventory audits. Prepares and supports departmental budgets to ensure cost effectiveness. Drives cost reduction and improvement activities to ensure that materials management and logistics deployment are efficient and cost effective. Sets guidelines to ensure quality and inventory controls are in place to meet quality standards and schedules. Consults on business issues of moderate complexity to support the achievement of operational results. Leads materials and inventory audits to ensure availability of materials.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provides logistics documentation to establish the range and depth of spares, tools, test equipment and related manuals to be deployed and stocked.
  • Reviews configuration changes to evaluate impact on logistics deployment.
  • Plans, schedules and manages the efficient movement of material from receiving, or the warehouse, to production.
  • Manages material inventory, supplier integration strategies (VMI/3PL/supermarkets) and import/export controls.
  • Partners with Industrial Engineering on packaging strategies.
  • Manages a team of primarily intermediate or experienced professionals, with freedom to determine how assignments are completed (e.g., objectives and approaches to completing work)
  • Sets objectives and guides others on execution/approach for achievement of operational results.
  • Problems faced are difficult and involve consideration of multiple variables.
  • Explains policies, practices, and procedures and may influence other

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of prior relevant experience OR
  • Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 5 years of experience OR
  • In absence of a degree, 12 years of relevant experience is required

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

The high quality products we design, test and produce in our Mechanical Systems help millions of passengers reach their destinations safely – every day! From landing systems and actuation to propellers, flight controls and hoist and winch – the products we manufacture work together behind the scenes to enhance the overall flight experience. We delight our customers with superior products and best-in-class service. Our global team is committed to continuous improvement – we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us!

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.


Collins Aerospace Systems is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates during all aspects of the selection process.

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