General Electric Production Supervisor - Low Voltage in Des Moines, Iowa
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GE Energy Connections designs and deploys industry-leading technologies that turn the world on. We transport, convert, automate and optimize energy to ensure we provide safe, efficient and reliable electrical power. Uniting all the resources and scale of the world’s first digital industrial company, we connect brilliant machines, grids, and systems to power utility, oil & gas, marine, mining and renewables customers, that keep our world running. www.GEEnergyConnections.com.
Industrial Solutions, part of GE Energy Connections, empowers smarter business operations by connecting equipment, software and services to protect, control and optimize assets within electrical infrastructures. The business provides customers, across various industries, with end-to-end product and service solutions that help ensure the reliability and protection of their electrical infrastructure. Industrial Solutions’ product and service solutions add to GE’s broader portfolio of leading technology solutions for the delivery, management, conversion and optimization of electrical power for customers across multiple energy-intensive industries. To learn more, please visit: www.GEIndustrial.com.
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The Production Supervisor will provide direction and assistance to work group in order 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.
As the Production Supervisor, you will:
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 Variable Cost Productivity (VCP), reduce in-process inventory levels, and improve quality, service and safety
Develop, coordinate, lead and execute daily production plans
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 Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Engineer or related discipline from an accredited university or college
Minimum of 3 years of experience in production leadership Desired Characteristics:
Prior manufacturing / leadership experience and training
Ability to build and lead a team through change
Strong analytical, problem solving, and project management skills
Six Sigma training or equivalent Quality certification
Operations Management Leadership Program Graduate or equivalent Leadership training
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 To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on twitter: @geconnections at http://bit.ly/geconnections Locations: United States; Iowa; Burlington, West BurlingtonGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.