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Regional Operations Leader

GE Energy
Des Moines, IA 50309
Role Summary:The Regional Operations Leader will help drive consistency across their region. The Regional Operations Leader will be responsible to support several key business initiatives as well as support and/or mentor new site managers within their region. Roll will be located in any of the following states - Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota or Kansas.

Essential Responsibilities:As the Regional Operations Leader, you will:

+ Be a member of the Operational Excellence Group (EHS / Operations / Maintenance) responsible for sharing best practices throughout the North American Service Region.

+ Be responsible to identify and eliminate waste via 5S and Kaizen projects among service sites in your region.

+ Work to assist in the deployment of GE Digital Tools to various service sites.

+ Support field sites in solving complex problems around LD's or Bonuses.

+ Be involved in discussions with multiple functions and teams about improvement in processes, procedures and ways of working.

+ Work on cross functional and diverse teams to identify and solve the businesses Big Y's as related to continuous improvement.

+ Present to senior leaders (Executive Band and Senior Executive Band) in specific technical space and on cross functional teams.

+ Help drive consistency across the entire North America region via uniform methods, transformation play book, and best practices.

+ Support and mentor new site managers.

+ Assist sites during the startup process to ensure long term success.

+ Generate content as related to leading weekly operations reviews with Site Managers in the region.


+ Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college (OR a 2 year technical degree / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Services)

+ Minimum of 2 years of experience in Operations


+ Ability and willingness to travel up to 75% within region.

Desired Characteristics:

+ Prior experience in the field of wind energy or related services business

+ Strong oral and written communication skills

+ Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

+ Ability to influence others and lead small teams

+ Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact

+ Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously

+ Effective problem identification and solution skills

+ Ability to generate reports and analyze data

About Us:GE Renewable Energy harnesses the earths most abundant resources the strength of the wind, the heat of the sun and the force of water to power the worlds biggest economies and the most remote communities.

With an innovative spirit and an entrepreneurial mindset, we engineer energy products and digital services that create industry-leading value for our customers around the world.

We see the promise of renewable energy everywhere we look. Our team has the courage, scale, passion, diversity and resourcefulness needed to deliver that promise wherever and however the world needs it.

Together with our customers, were proving that no one ever has to choose between affordable, reliable, or sustainable energy.

We are unleashing limitless energy.

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;Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota;Other;


Posted: 2020-10-06 Expires: 2020-11-05

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