Lead Manufacturing Specialist-Material Plan & Execution
GE Oil & Gas
Posted 7/26/2017 5:15:52 PM
Business Segment: Oil & Gas Turbomachinery Solutions
Location(s): United States; Texas; Houston
Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.
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Role Summary: The Lead Manufacturing Specialist - Material Plan & Execution role responsible for performing capacity planning and organizing the shop floor manufacturing schedule by analyzing multiple customer requirements and implementing production schedules to support delivery dates, meet customer requirements and maintain appropriate inventory levels.
Essential Responsibilities: Schedule and coordinate the flow of materials (from suppliers and within departments) per production schedules and committed to keeping the system updated and working with others to ensure all the updates which can affect the schedule are present so any potential issues can be avoided whenever possible. Plan and schedule material/production needs. Position requires understanding of concepts, methods and procedures of the various manufacturing environments: ETO, CTO, MTO, MTS, and Buy items. Manage and identify when and how to outsource subassemblies are required and schedule OSP activities as well.
In the role of Lead Manufacturing Specialist - Material Plan & Execution , you will:
Analyze customer requirements to determine the sequence in which to execute each project to maximize our capacity and resources
Establish a Master Schedule and Slot Plan to meet customer requirements without exceeding current capacity levels
Work cross functionally to determine the critical path for projects to effectively execute the project requirements
Manage master planning, material processes and systems updates, prepare and update production schedules and purchasing needs
Utilize ERP system to track financial, resource allocation, scheduling, and progress of the shop jobs to provide a common point of reference for all functions to access
Ensure operational alignment with production plan and KPIs through Oracle Scheduling
Optimize inventory and process improvements by making decision to release, confirm, cancel, or defer work based upon current inventory demand, capacity and material availability to reduce excess inventory and increase inventory turns
Execute routine analyses using vested methods and technologies and/or contributes to ERP process developments to streamline system usage in teams under supervision
Effectively works cross functionally with Project Management, Engineering, Sourcing, and Operations to align all operational requirements to develop a robust schedule
Develop and maintain scorecards to accurately measure KPI’s and identify risks and opportunities throughout the shop floor
Monitor sales forecast to provide direction to the Supply Chain and Operation managers regarding capacity and resource planning
Drive and own weekly Demand Planning sessions for cross-functional teams to provide accurate visibility of project progress and completion dates
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (OR High school diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution and minimum 7 years of experience in Scheduling, Planning, or Manufacturing)
Minimum 3 years of experience in Scheduling, Planning, or Manufacturing
Strong knowledge in Master Scheduling, MRP, Constraint Based Scheduling, Lean Manufacturing, and Capacity Planning
Strong working knowledge in Oracle R12, Oracle ASCP for scheduling and materials planning
Primavera skills for scheduling of engineering and project management activities
Strong analytical, reporting, and problem solving skills
Knowledge in Lean Six Sigma principles
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong interpersonal, team building and leadership skills.
Ability to work independently and cross-functionally
Strong Computer Skills: MS Excel, MS Project, MS PPT, MS Outlook
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