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General Electric Production Team Leader - 2nd Shift in West Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Job Description Summary

Perform the daily operations of plants to ensure reliability and consistency on the production line. Includes Service Shops. Impacts departmental operations and responsible for planning/execution. The role has some autonomy but is focused on execution of activities within an operating discipline covered by standard functional practices and procedures. Some judgment may be required but this is typically with guidance.

GE Healthcare is a leading global medical technology and digital solutions innovator. Our mission is to improve lives in the moments that matter. Unlock your ambition, turn ideas into world-changing realities, and join an organization where every voice makes a difference, and every difference builds a healthier world.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Works with other managers throughout manufacturing to generate continuous improvement ideas and spearheads the implementation of those ideas that lead to bottom line results.

  • Track and report metrics in their functional area to include labor hour consumption, work order completion, inventory accuracy, throughput, capacity and customer complaints. Establish team goals that meet or exceed established quality standards.

  • Develop and manage operational budget for their functional area.

  • Implement business unit objectives and manufacturing department goals in each functional area.

  • Monitoring and improving productivity, while ensuring all customer commitments are met in a timely, quality, and cost-conscious manner

  • Developing and creating training plans to maximize workforce capability

  • Leading Compliance, as well as Environmental, Health & Safety efforts in support of plant goals

  • Driving LEAN manufacturing implementation

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 3 years production, supply chain experience in a manufacturing environment; High School diploma/GED and 7 years production or supply chain experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Minimum 3 years of leadership experience with direct reports

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and develop teams

  • Demonstrated ability to identify and implement Best Practices and deal with high levels of ambiguity

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems

  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs

  • Established project management skills

Desired Characteristics

  • MBA or Masters

  • GE Leadership Program employee or graduate

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles

  • Project Management experience

  • Demonstrated ability to identify & implement best practices.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform with high levels of ambiguity.

  • Operations Management Leadership Program

Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration, and support.



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).

As a federal government contractor, GE requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required.

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes