Location(s): United States; Louisiana; New Orleans
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Industrial Solutions, part of GE Energy Connections, empowers smarter business operations by connecting equipment, software and services to protect, control and optimize assets within electrical infrastructures. The business provides customers, across various industries, with end-to-end product and service solutions that help ensure the reliability and protection of their electrical infrastructure. Industrial Solutions’ product and service solutions add to GE’s broader portfolio of leading technology solutions for the delivery, management, conversion and optimization of electrical power for customers across multiple energy-intensive industries. To learn more, please visit: www.GEIndustrial.com.
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Role Summary: The Senior Services Shop Manager - New Orleans will demonstrate accountability for functional, business and broad company objectives. 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 long-term planning and contribute to the overall business strategy.
Essential Responsibilities: As the Senior Services Shop Manager, you will:
Have overall ownership, operations execution and project leadership of the facility
Ensure compliance with all customers, internal and external and contract requirements
Interface and manage projects as necessary with the marketing, sales, commercial, operations, quality, and engineering teams
Drive for excellence in the key areas of cost control, Environmental Health and Safety standards, LEAN and Quality, and overall productivity
Provide effective team leadership to enhance cost effectiveness and create a lean, consistent and effective workforce
Help to identify local service opportunities
Maintain compliance of GE policies and quality initiatives
Interface with Customers regarding work in progress, service offerings, and other service related activities
Maintain positive and constructive union / employee relations
Have P&L responsibility
Ability to travel as required
Perform collateral duties as assigned to meet business needs as they relate to EHS, Quality, Integrity, etc.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Business Management from an accredited university or college OR equivalent (10 years) of business experience
Minimum of 5 years of experience in operations, project management or product management experience including technical, administrative, financial and contractual
Green Belt Certification (GE employees only)
Strong cross-functional leadership experience
Additional field installation or plant operations experience
Six Sigma training
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Technical and commercial understanding of the Repair Services business
Knowledge of GE financial processes including Compass and Oracle
Prior Customer Service / Sales experience
Black Belt Certification (GE Employees Only)
Demonstrated Customer skills
High energy and ability to energize others
Union relations experience
Ability to work in a matrix organization
High motivation level; self-starter with strong leadership and negotiation skills
Excellent communication / presentation skills, both written and oral
Strong business and financial acumen
Ability to lead a team and work in a team environment to achieve results
Prior leadership experience as MSO or Cell Leader in a GE P&RS Repair facility
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