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Materials Specialist 1

GE Energy
Oak Creek, WI 53154
Role Summary:Coordinate and expedite the flow of materials (from suppliers and also within departments) according to production schedules. Plan and schedule material/production needs. Fully proficient professional, contributes to projects and initiatives, influences at the site level and determines and executes to operational standards and processes, and requires understanding of a concepts, methods and procedures.

Essential Responsibilities:Key responsibilities include:

Responsible for material ordering, availability, and scheduling targeting 2-week inventory levels, at a minimum

Oracle and Digital Cockpit expert

Ensure systemic accuracy of inventory

Rescheduling materials for pull ins (expedites) and push outs (for inventory control)

Daily Shortage root cause investigation and resolution

Partner closely with suppliers focusing on: Packaging needs, min/max planning. PCNs, as they relate to old/existing parts, materials replenishment planning, root-cause problem solving

Conduct daily walks on the floor and the receiving dock to investigate and resolve material issues

Support material transfers, supplier reviews w/Sourcing

Field Modification Instruction, as appropriate - ordering material, formulating schedules

Supplier visits, as needed - internal and external

Manage Phase In / Phase Out (NPI) to minimize obsolete material

Provide supply analysis data and recommendations as necessary

Assist in cycle count efforts as determined

Support tool development for prediction of material issues

Support all lean activities, initiatives, and action workouts

Qualifications/Requirements:1. Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Manufacturing

2. Computer proficiency

3. Working knowledge of MRP

4. Excellent Interpersonal Skills

5. Strong problem solving skills

Desired Characteristics:Preferred Qualifications:

1. APICS Certification

2. Oracle knowledge and experience

3. Six Sigma Green Belt

4. Strong oral and written communication skills.

5. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

6. Ability to work independently.

7. Strong problem solving skills.

About Us:GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GEs mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com

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, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications:GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;Wisconsin;Oak Creek;
Posted: 2020-02-13 Expires: 2020-03-14

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