General Electric Materials Planning & Execution Specialist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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. Positions requiring understanding of a concepts, methods and procedures

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Manage master planning, material processes and systems, prepare and update production schedules and purchasing needs.

  • Ensure operational alignment with production plan and KPIs.

  • Optimize inventory and process improvements.

  • Expected to resolve problems through the application of acquired expertise guided by precedent.

  • Work together with people from the business unit.

  • Contacts are under guidance and/or geared towards specifying activities, planning of activities and giving explanations on technical issues.

  • Communicate with direct team and supervisor.

  • Present to internal teams on metrics, project status and research.

Qualifications/Requirements:

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

Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

  • Ability to work independently.

  • 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 GE’s 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 at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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.

Locations: United States; Pennsylvania; Erie

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.