Sourcing Lean Leader - Nuclear Energy

GE Vernova

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Wilmington, NC

Why you should apply for a job to GE Vernova:

  • 5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.9/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Build your network and connect with other GE employees for professional development via our seven Affinity Networks.
  • We empower our people through coaching and feedback, our talent development philosophy, and even our customizable benefits programs.
  • GE offers many healthcare options; 401(k) plan; tuition reimbursement; adoption resources; employee assistance; and recognition programs.
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    Position summary

    ocess focused on management through mission control, creation of flow, adherence to standard work, and solid implementation of rigorous problem solving

    • Work with the entire sourcing organization to transform to a culture of significant focus on value for the customer, and rigorous continuous improvement

    • Work with the sourcing organization to develop value stream maps that establish future state targets on elimination of non-value added waste in product, material, and information flow

    • Work with the sourcing leadership team to develop strategies and plans within the transformation plan that focus on the appropriate levers to maximize margin expansion and cash improvement.

    • Works with the sourcing leadership team to define and educate the workforce on a lean transformation plan

    • Works with the site training department to develop and deliver programs to teach the workforce on lean manufacturing tools and concepts such as problem solving, A3/A4 management, leader as coach, Kanban, Kaizen, Value Stream mapping, visual management, lean conversion and pull systems.

    • Work with key suppliers and strategic partners to perform kaizen activities within the supply chain to drive value for our customers

    • Develop and implement enhanced visual management to increase transparency, performance and delivery of customer value

    Required Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's Degree - Business, Supply Chain, Finance, Engineering or relatable degree.

    • Minimum 7 years of professional experience in a supply chain, sourcing, technical, manufacturing, operations or business/finance role

    Eligibility Requirements

    • Less than 20% travel may be required for role

    • The required work location for this role is at the GEH Headquarters in Wilmington, NC

    • Relocation to Wilmington, NC may be required - this can be discussed with your recruiter to ensure we find the right fit for your needs!

    Desired Characteristics:

    • Masters of Science in - Business, Supply Chain, Finance, Engineering or relatable degree.

    • Six Sigma and/or Lean Manufacturing certification

    • Strong proficiency in MRP / ERP / Pull systems: able to translate materials processes into ERP and pull environments

    • High proficiency in Kaizen activity and lean toolset

    • Strong problem solving utilizing the DMAIC process

    • Excellent team facilitation skills

    • Extensive Gemba based continuous improvement tools/techniques

    • Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills with the ability to speak and communicate effectively with both senior management and production teams

    • Ability to assign priorities in a fast paced and changing environment.

    • Able to mentor and facilitate lean culture change in an environment with varying acceptance

    • Ability to coach complex and diverse groups

    • Strong organizational and project management skills; demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects

    • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

    • Proficiency and experience with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Power Point, Excel, Outlook)

    This role requires access to U.S. export-controlled information. If applicable, final offers will be contingent on ability to obtain authorization for access to U.S. export-controlled information from the U.S. Government.

    Additional Information

    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.

    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).

    Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes

    Why you should apply for a job to GE Vernova:

  • 5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.9/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Build your network and connect with other GE employees for professional development via our seven Affinity Networks.
  • We empower our people through coaching and feedback, our talent development philosophy, and even our customizable benefits programs.
  • GE offers many healthcare options; 401(k) plan; tuition reimbursement; adoption resources; employee assistance; and recognition programs.