General Electric Operations Leader in Chamblee, Georgia

Role Summary:

The Operations Leader reports to the [Service Center Manager/Cell Leader] and is responsible for Fulfillment-5 execution on the floor with operational accountability within this area.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Operations Leader you will:

  • Provide daily "shop floor" leadership with respect to EHS, Quality, Delivery, Cost, & Productivity to assigned teams

  • Champion an open reporting culture with assigned teams

  • Provide leadership in scheduling resources, technical leadership and facilitating the flow of hardware to meet customer requirements

  • Perform administrative duties including time & attendance, self-audits, disciplinary procedures etc.

  • Collaborate with other stakeholders to ensure requirements are met (including quality, cost, scope & cycle)

  • Coach and develop employees to support their performance development

  • Support initiatives to achieve goals in asset utilization and process improvement

  • Support customer meetings when required

  • Assist Cell Leader/SCM with making smart resource-allocation decisions

  • Solve problems, set direction, eliminate waste, own visual management

  • Motivate team through a reward & recognition program designed to drive engagement & accountability

  • Analyze and diagnose P&E issues and support CAPA measures in collaboration with others

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Business Administration or suitable practical experience

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Six Sigma Green Belt

Desired Characteristics:

  • Inclusive leadership & communication skills

  • Knowledge of repairs

  • Demonstrated ability to self-direct within defined responsibilities

  • Knowledge of Lean and/or alternative continuous improvement methods

  • Must be a team player willing to sacrifice individual goals when needed

  • Project management experience/qualifications

  • Experience dealing with customers and commercial activity

  • Experience with forecasting, budgeting and planning

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About Us:

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, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Locations: United States; Georgia; Chamblee

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