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Role Summary: The Production Supervisor will demonstrate leadership in communicating business goals / programs / processes for an area or business segment. You will have the experience or expertise to solve problems and be able to develop and execute objectives for self and others. This role has the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.
In addition you will :
Coordinate and provide technical, quality and production leadership to assigned Cells / Teams to meet quality, schedule and cost goals
Provide on going support in scheduling resources, technical leadership and facilitating the flow of hardware to meet customer requirements
Assist Product Group Leaders with overall Product Group decision making in areas of process improvement and/or production to make appropriate resource decisions (manpower, machines, methods) to facilitate the flow of hardware through the manufacturing process
Support process improvement initiatives to reduce cycle time, improve inventory turns and reduce manufacturing losses
Direct the activities of an hourly team within the cell(s) and participate in cell / team activities to meet identified goals
Perform administrative duties to support the business, including timecards, labor vouchers, self audits, absence reviews, and missing time corrections, etc.
Coordinate all first line activities (i.e. Methods, Production Control) to assure the meeting of production schedules and customer satisfaction, cost goals, and maintaining the highest standards of quality
Assist Product Group Leader in coaching and counseling employees regarding individual performance and development needs
Review production orders and implement production schedules
Analyze and diagnose machine and tooling problems and takes corrective measures to minimize downtime and interruption of schedules
Achieve highest safety levels in the plant
Employ Six Sigma rigors to all functions within the cell(s)
Mentor and motivate team in safety, quality and productivity improvements
Maintain positive employee relations by working with employees to resolve employee relations issues and concerns involving HR when needed
Work with team to fulfill headcount plans by collaborating during the careful selection process
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a manufacturing role)
Minimum of 3 years of experience in a manufacturing leadership or support position
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited University or College is preferred
Prior supervisory / leadership experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred
Corporate Training Program graduate (manufacturing / operations / engineering) (GE employees only)
Six Sigma training is preferred (GE employees only)
Ability to manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines
Strong team building skills
Knowledge of manufacturing operations and practices
Ability to interact with all levels of the organization
Ability to counsel and motivate workforce
Strong influencing skills
Strong attention to detail
Ability to bring assignments to a successful completion
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
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At GE Aviation, 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. 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.
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