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Ceramics Shop Supervisor

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 8/16/2017 4:26:48 PM
  • 2950038
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital Solutions
Location(s): Ireland; Shannon

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Role Summary:
This is a permenent role based in GE Sensing EMEA, Shannon. The Team Leader for the Ceramics & Machine Shop is responsible for leading day to day operations in the ceramic shop.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Manage day to day operation with Ceramics Lab employees
  • Work with the ceramics engineering teams, application specialists, and quality department to improve process stability and product quality
  • Provide technical production support to ceramics engineering teams to ensure successful new product introductions with acceptable yield and good manufacturability
  • Provide emergency assistance for repair and maintenance of production equipment
  • Provide technical production support for all ceramics manufacturing/engineering departments.
  • Suggest and implement quality improvements in the ceramics production areas and initiate/participate in lean activities
  • Work across team to assist in process flow in trouble shooting, training, preliminary review, incoming material issues, as well as assisting in NPI as needed.
  • Manage day to day operation in Machine shop
  • Ensure on time delivery to cross functional internal customers


  • Significant years experience in manufacturing environment, Some years supervisor experience
  • Experience working with Ceramics

Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledge of piezoelectric composite manufacturing, use of epoxies, and high vacuum sputter deposition processes desirable.
  • Non-Destructive Testing or manufacturing experience
  • CNC machine knowledge desirable
  • Experience using test and measurement equipment
  • Operations leadership experience
  • Strong and demonstrated leadership skills
  • Expertise in the application of Lean
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and facilitation skills
  • Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Change agent with energy, passion and enthusiasm to drive change
  • Ability to multi-task and handle tasks with competing priorities effectively
  • Familiarity with SAP is a plus
  • Demonstrated expertise to effectively communicate within all levels of an organization
  • Excellent oral communication, business correspondence and procedure-writing skills
  • Proven mentoring and coaching abilities, demonstrated ability to motivate and inspire others

Locations: Ireland; Shannon

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