Cell / Product Support Supervisor - 3rd shift
GE Aviation - Lynn, MA

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GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.

The Cell / Product Support Supervisor - 3rd shift will provide direction and assistance to work group in order to meet assigned objectives. In this role you will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.

Essential Responsibilities
In addition, you will:
  • Coordinate and provide technical, quality and production leadership to assigned Cells / Teams to meet quality, schedule and cost goals
  • Provide ongoing 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
  • Practice sound human relations and communications skills in order to motivate the assigned work force
  • 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

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university (or a High School Diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in a manufacturing role)

    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 background investigation and drug screen.

    Desired Characteristics
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • Prior supervisory / leadership experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Corporate Training Program graduate (manufacturing / operations / engineering) (GE employees only)
  • Six Sigma training (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 Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century. GE Aviation is a world-leading producer of commercial jet engines and components as well as integrated digital, electric power, and mechanical systems for aircraft. GE Aviation also has a global service network to support these offerings. Technological excellence, supported by continuing substantial investments in research and development, has been the foundation of GE Aviation's growth and helps to ensure quality products for customers. Learn more about GE Aviation today! To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE AMSTC, Aviation, Energy Management, Oil & Gas, Power & Water and Transportation, follow us on twitter: @geconnections

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