GE Workshop Supervisor - Production in Dammam, Saudi Arabia

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GE Oil & Gas

Business Segment

Oil & Gas Surface

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Posted Position Title

Workshop Supervisor - Production

Career Level




Function Segment

Manufacturing Operations

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Saudi Arabia



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Role Summary/Purpose

The Workshop Supervisor - Production provides direction and assistance to work group to meet assigned objectives. In this role, you will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning

Essential Responsibilities

• Direct and manage ESP production with the overall responsibility of the MODON ESP Workshop

• Assembles various configurations of ESP components to corresponding assembly prints, utilizing available tooling, gauging and equipment

• Dismantles ESP equipment, replaces defective parts

• Preform final test for the ESP equipment (pumps, motors and seals)

• Coordinating and implementing new equipment to improve productivity, cost, methods and safety of the employees and facility

• Adheres to EHS regulations always taking personal responsibility to report any faults to the EHS leader and/or Manager

• Lead a team of hourly employees to support the business

• Drive daily schedule attainment to meet all internal and external customer commitments with top quality at the lowest cost, implement a strategy to reduce cycle times, drive VCP, reduce in-process inventory levels, and improve quality, service and safety

• Work with Engineering and Product Service to identify root causes and solve external quality issues

• Provide input to Engineering on new product development ensuring products will be serviceable

• Provide Product Service content for and assist in the development of training courses for new and updated products

• Report product defects ensuring these are resolved and report solutions in current CRM database

• Coordinate with Product Development and other departments to ensure service requirements are voiced

• Maintain product knowledge as new products are released

• Support all current Technical Support Agreements, Supporting Services Agreements, or other support related agreements

• Accomplish goals while maintaining high team morale, employee involvement, safety and teamwork


Work Experience Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma/GED)

• At least 4 years of experience in a Production Supervisor position in ESP workshop

Desired Characteristics

• Prior manufacturing / leadership experience and training is preferred

• Ability to build and lead a team through change

• Strong analytical, problem solving, and project management skills

• Six Sigma training is preferred

• OMLP Graduate is preferred (GE employees only)

• Strong organizational skills

• Ability to work without direct supervision

• Strong understanding of business processes in a service environment

• Ability to manage contract resources

• Strong oral and written communication skills

• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills