General Electric Material Specialist - Receiving in Houston, Texas
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.
The Material Specialist will process receiving and put-away transactions to meet KPI target of 24 hours “receipt to put-away” commitment.
As the Material Specialist, you will:
Follow thorough incoming inspection procedures to evaluate / audit to ensure conformance to quality standards i.e. damage material, shortages, overages, incorrect parts
Support in indirect PO (900 type) and mail type receipt, sorting, and management
Troubleshoot material related issues to include interaction with the Sourcing / Fulfillment team
Support material activities and problem solving through advanced usage of Oracle
Have the ability to interpret Illustrated Parts Books, Service Bulletins, Oracle, etc.
Identify and resolve configuration issues and systems issues
Coordinate parts credit returns and reallocations
Provide solutions to expected parts shortages to meet production needs
Collect data, run reports, track, communicate status, and update performance metrics
Track, order, inventory, organize, and maintain all types of tools, calibrated equipment, and shop supplies
Be responsible for receipt and coordination with Sourcing and may be required to interact with outside vendors
Perform other duties as assigned by a supervisor or manager
Support in backfilling Receiving Coordinator when out of office: responsibilities include discrepancy tracking and resolution, coordinating with GE Aviation team, and engine / can offloading, management, and tracking
Support in supporting in other critical warehouse operations which we have over capacity and it is feasible to reallocate resources
High School Diploma / GED
Minimum of 1 year of experience in a warehouse, stockroom, or storage yard
Ability to be able to lift, push, and pull up to 40 pounds
Ability to operate a forklift over 15,000 pounds
Previous Material Handling experience
Must be able to read, write, and communicate in English language
Advanced computer skills (Oracle, MS Excel, or another warehouse management system)
Be able to read engineering drawings, Illustrated Parts Books, and Service and Product Bulletins
Capability to actively work on multiple tasks at the same time
Certified to operate a forklift or ability to be certified under GE standards
Strong verbal, communication, and interpersonal skills
Minimum of 1 year of experience with barcode scanners
Experience with lean action work-outs
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; Texas; Houston
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.