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Lead General Operations Support Specialist

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/24/2017 12:02:07 PM
  • 2818984
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Downstream Technology Solutions
Location(s): United States ; Louisiana; Saint Rose


About Us:

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Oil & Gas fuels the future. We push the boundaries of technology to bring energy to the world. We are inventing the next industrial era in the oil and gas sector. In our labs and factories, and in the field, we constantly push the boundaries of technology to solve today’s toughest operational & commercial challenges. We have the skills, knowledge and technical expertise to bring together the physical and digital worlds to fuel the future. GE Oil & Gas is a “fullstream” company, working from exploration and production to downstream. A $19 billion leader designed for a world of complex resources. The deeper, the hotter, the more remote, the more logistically difficult or environmentally sensitive the challenge – the more GE Oil & Gas can help.

Through project management expertise and technology innovation, we work to help lower costs, make things faster, simpler and more productive for our customers.

In today’s era of complex resources, the deeper, the hotter, the more remote, the more logistically difficult or environmentally sensitive the challenge – the more we can help. The GE scale helps us bring new solutions to market quicker to help our customers adapt to the industry’s changing environment.

We go where you go and operate side-by-side in 120 countries. The closer we are to our customers, the quicker we can anticipate and solve their challenges.

We’re at work today, to ensure the next generation is equipped and empowered to go further and deeper, helping to
fuel the future.

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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.

Role Summary:
The Lead General Operations Support Specialist demonstrates leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role, you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Lead General Operations Support Specialist you will:

  • Maintain care, custody, control, and safe operation and maintenance of a shop, equipment and staff
  • Establish and sustain a culture that promotes a safe and positive work environment
  • Assure environmental, health and safety compliance
  • Develop and implement procedures and systems for shop personnel to operate and maintain the shop in a safe and effective manner
  • Prepare annual budget and manage shop expenditures appropriately
  • Hire, train, supervise and evaluate an effective workforce and delegate / monitor work activities for safe and efficient facility operation
  • Hire, evaluate, and monitor work activities of contractors / subcontractors for maintenance and repair activities for facility equipment
  • Responsible for all aspects of customer order management, including proposal development, risk management and mitigation, specification compliance, scope development, pricing, customer negotiations, customer communications and issue resolution
  • Interface with the Sales teams to develop commercial strategies and solutions that will meet customer requirements as well as meet or exceed business goals
  • Meet revenue, profitability, utilization and budget targets

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (OR a High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution with minimum 7 years of experience in a management role)
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a management role

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering is preferred
  • Field Engineering Program (FEP) Graduate is preferred (GE Employees only)
  • Additional experience in industrial/utility/power plant systems is preferred
  • Ability to manage multiple projects/tasks
  • Ability to climb ladders and stairs
  • Ability to walk or sit for up to 8 hours continuously
  • Six Sigma certification is preferred
  • Ability to set and meet aggressive targets
  • Asserts influence over events to achieve goals
  • Capable of identifying individual strengths to maximize team performance
  • Ability to take initiative to seek and act upon opportunities for positive change
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

    GE works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works. 
    Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with GE Oil & Gas! 

    Locations: United States ; Louisiana; Saint Rose

    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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