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General Electric Associate - Materials Planning and Execution in Madison, Wisconsin

Role Summary:Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials (from suppliers, within departments and at different sites) partnering with production team to support production schedules. Plan and schedule material/production needs. Fully proficient professional, contributes to projects and initiatives, influences at the site level and determines and executes to operational standards and processes, and requires understanding of a concepts, methods and procedures.

Essential Responsibilities:Key responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for material ordering, availability, coordinating and scheduling targeting 2-week inventory levels, at a minimum

  • Oracle and Digital Cockpit expert

  • Ensure systemic accuracy of inventory

  • Rescheduling materials for pull ins (expedites) and push outs (for inventory control)

  • Allocate Material at different sites

  • Work closely with Production Team

  • Daily Shortage root cause investigation and resolution

  • Partner closely with suppliers focusing on: Packaging needs, min/max planning. PCNs, as they relate to old/existing parts, materials replenishment planning, root-cause problem solving

  • Conduct daily walks on the floor and the receiving dock to investigate and resolve material issues

  • Support material transfers, supplier reviews w/Sourcing

  • Field Modification Instruction, as appropriate - ordering material, formulating schedules

  • Handle production scheduling activities

  • Supplier visits, as needed - internal and external

  • Manage Phase In / Phase Out (NPI) to minimize obsolete material

  • Provide supply analysis data and recommendations as necessary

  • Assist in cycle count efforts as determined

  • Support tool development for prediction of material issues

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college OR a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Manufacturing

  • Computer proficiency

  • Working knowledge of MRP

  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills

  • Strong problem solving skills

Desired Characteristics:

  • APICS Certification

  • Oracle knowledge and experience

  • Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality

About Us:GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;Wisconsin;Madison;

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