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General Electric Lead Manufacturing Specialist 2 - Lean Manufacturing_AVI in Terre Haute, Indiana

Job Description Summary

The GE Terre Haute Lean Manufacturing Specialist will partner with the Business Unit Leader of the focused value stream to lead the value stream thru lean transformation. The approach will include completing Value Stream Analysis, selecting and facilitating Rapid Improvement Events, coaching and developing team members as required for Daily Management and lean tool development. All activities will be focused on improving the True North Metrics defined by the site.

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition, the Lead Lean Specialist will:

Guide Operations team through Lean journey, providing ongoing teaching and coaching of lean principles, theories, practices and drives ownership and adoption through the Operations team

Actively participate in Business Lean Transformation, including:

  • Executive Leader Workshop

  • Core Development Team Sessions

  • Value Stream Analysis

  • Mission Control

  • Full Action Work Out schedule

  • Gemba Walks

Provide leadership and guidance for hourly Lean Team members

Provide coaching to hourly Team Leaders on Operations team

Should be flexible to provide support to off-shift team as needed


Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (Or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Manufacturing)

Minimum of 3 years of experience in Manufacturing, Operations and /or Training

Previous Experience with Lean Transformation & Tools

Desired Characteristics:

Manufacturing and Six Sigma training or equivalent training

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Strong written and oral communication skills

Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

Ability to manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines

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, 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 conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes