General Electric Lead Manufacturing Specialist - Projects and Initiatives in Bismark, North Dakota

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.

GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.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.

Role Summary:

The Lead Manufacturing Specialist - Projects and Initiatives leads the progress of multiple supply chain initiatives against key 'Y's across the various Power P&Ls to provide a robust, horizontal view of Power Supply Chain.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Lead Manufacturing Specialist - Projects and Initiatives, you will:

  • Support the operational excellence for Power Supply Chain

  • Develop the horizontal view for various metrics tracked across Power P&Ls, including efforts around Product Cost out, Footprint optimization and Joint Venture landscape

  • Develop and implement a robust operating mechanism with businesses across Power and ensure fulfillment of timely support needed

  • Support senior SC leadership in charting progress against key metrics and own report outs based on the established rhythm

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college (OR High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in manufacturing / operations)

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in projects and initiatives

Desired Characteristics:

  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously

  • Effective problem identification and solution skills

  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams

  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Proven analytical and organizational ability

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

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Locations: United States; Georgia, New York, South Carolina; Atlanta, Greenville, Schenectady

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.