General Electric Manufacturing Manager 1 - Production in Veresegyhaz, Hungary

Role Summary:

Will demonstrate accountability for Gate 2 (Repair) operational objectives. This may include Resource Management (equipment and personnel) and activities required for the manufacturing operations to obtain maximum efficiency. In this role you will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within functional areas of expertise, be involved in short term planning and execution as well as contribute to long-term business strategy.

Essential Responsibilities:

 Provide total cell / group leadership in the attainment of goals with respect to safety, quality, cost, TAT, On time delivery, LEAN production and compliance.

 Drive process / product improvement, New Product Implementations and provide process method excellence throughout the organization; readily adopt, implement and mature LEAN processes for wing to wing product flow

 Lead cell / group to achieve goals in utilization, process / manufacturing loss improvement, delivered quality and cost reduction

 Establish, manage and continuously improve a LEAN culture at the cell/function level to help achieve common goals and customer satisfaction

 Promotion of innovation and improvements to increase safety, quality, production efficiency and to reduce cycles. Implement Lean initiative and establish the culture of 5S and Kaizen through Employee suggestions

 Ensure communication of key business / customer issues to employees as well as report out to Headquarters on key metrics; readily adopt, implement and mature the GEAPS tools and expectations across the shop floor

 Responsible for meeting all established cost, quality, and delivery commitments

 Ensure assigned employees are aware/comply with all GE regulations, customer and applicable policies, procedures, rules and regulations

 Select, hire, train, develop, and provide ongoing leadership and direction of assigned personnel

 Interface with other organizations, functions and vendors to assure requirements are met on time. Work horizontally and collaboratively with teams within and outside of the function, site, value stream and organization.

 Develop necessary business plans to enhance all program requirements; including throughput, labor hours, cycle, cost producibility, and planning.

 Structure assigned organization and staff positions with personnel to accomplish business objectives

 Provide ongoing supervision and counseling for employees, guiding them in current positions and assisting with career development and training; develop clear roles and responsibilities for the production team and a thoughtful succession plan for the operations function on the site

 Offer day-to-day technical guidance to engineers and technicians in the shop

 Manage and execute the reorganization projects within budget

 Drive the productivity improvements in the line with the support of 6S and engineering department

 Control the documentation processes required by authorities

 Create and improve manufacturing documents, standards and escalation criteria

 Work closely with a Local and Global Management Team to ensure seamless operations and to achieve outstanding results. Define objectives of improvement and report for line production (Inventories, cycles, metrics, quality, etc.)

Qualifications/Requirements:

 Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college

 Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt/Edge Certified (or equivalent); Has clearly demonstrated implementing/leading Lean/Kaizen activities with proven outcomes

 At least 5 additional years of experience in a shop role; Experience in a Repair/Services environment, preferred

 Strong interpersonal and leadership skills; thrives in a matrix environment and building connections at the peer level; Proven change agent; Skilled in CAP

 Demonstrated skills in coaching and mentoring talent; Experience leading and motivating hourly workforce, desired

 Strong problem solving and analytical skills

 Knowledge of manufacturing policies and regulations established by GE as well as other customers

 Knowledge of the disciplines of manufacturing management such as production control, and standard cost management; strong financial acumen

 Strong organizational skills

 Strong oral and written communication skills both in English and in Hungarian

Desired Characteristics:

 Financial services industry experience helpful.

 SAP knowledge is an advantage

 Materials Planning / Master Planning experience is an advantage

 LEAN Six Sigma and/or GE Advantage EDGE Certified (or equivalent), required

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.

At GE Aviation at http://www.geaviation.com , we are imagination at work. Whether we’re

manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation

teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest

problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in

research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. At GE, developing people is embedded in our

culture and integral to our growth. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber

talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products

or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re

passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and

advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for

generations to come.

Locations: Hungary; Veresegyhaz