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Inbound Material Specialist

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/8/2017 3:16:29 PM
  • 2864336
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Downstream Technology Solutions
Location(s): United States; Florida; Jacksonville


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Role Summary:
The Inbound Material Specialist will lead the receiving team at the Jacksonville site. This is a high-profile position for a dynamic individual that has a bias for action and understands customers determine our success. In this role the Inbound Material Specialist provides leadership and support to the receiving team while driving a lean culture through the organization. Responsible for safety, overall cost, service, compliance through productivity and performance metrics.

Essential Responsibilities:
This person will identify and implement actions to improve process quality, as well as accelerating and supporting change efforts aimed at achieving organizational goals. Includes activities such as processing transactions, managing processes, material management, cross functional employee engagement.

In the role of Inbound Material Specialist, you will:

  • Be a safety champion – establish & maintain focus on safety, driving 0 lost time accident initiative
  • Facilitate inbound traffic, material into stores, red-rack resolution, and indirect traffic
  • Work with operations to understand and communicate priorities
  • Be involved in discussions with other functions and teams about improvement in processes, procedures and ways of working
  • Be responsible for material and logistic defects root-cause investigation, analysis and resolution
  • Build process and reporting metrics to manage and track incoming system quality
  • Overcome road blocks to ensure shipment is made in line with internal and external customers’ requirements
  • Drive warehousing optimization/Lean projects
  • Develop, coach and lead shipping team, setting measurable goals and objectives to evaluate success

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university (OR High School Diploma/GED from an accredited school or institution and minimum 5 years of experience in logistics, material management, warehousing, or supply chain management)
  • Minimum 1 year of experience working in logistics, materials management, warehousing and distribution, or supply chain management

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams
  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact
  • Capability to coordinate several projects simultaneously
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, i.e. Excel, Power Point, and Word
  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills
  • SAP exposure & proficiency
  • MBA or Masters from an accredited college or university
  • Demonstrated ability to identify & implement best practices
  • Demonstrated progressive management experience in a warehouse/distribution operations environment
  • OMLP graduate
  • Solid communication and analytical skills, including experience with communicating with others
  • Ability to energize, develop and build rapport at all levels within the organization
  • Ability to execute, multi-task, and deliver on commitments

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    Locations: United States; Florida; Jacksonville

    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.

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