Manufacturing Specialist 1 - Production Supervision
Posted 12/28/2017 1:50:07 PM
Business Segment: Power Industrial Solutions
Location(s): Puerto Rico; Vega Alta
About Us: GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.
Role Summary: Process Owner for the GE Vega Alta Plant. Responsible to drive (Quality, Cost Out, EHS, Service, & Inventory) in areas assigned & drive continuous improvements for the Molding Area of the VA Plant. Lead AWO’s at the Plant & other assigned areas. Work with other departments to drive continuous improvements, understand efficiency & quality issues, which drive service & internal/external PPM’s, & scrap.
Lead improvements on performance of related process applying Six Sigma Tools & LEAN
Owner & responsible of accuracy / updating bill of materials at lines & other assigned areas
Acts as internal consultant in areas of statistical analysis & process control, experiment design, Lean & project management
Ensures process policies compliance in all manufacturing lines assigned (standard work), quality and EHS requirements
Drives root cause on all process compliance misses & develop / implement permanent fixes using PDCA Process
Ensure controlled implementation / accurate documentation of process capabilities, & essential operational parameters, like standard work after each process upgrade
Owner of QMS system, including tracking data accuracy, out of control improvements, PPM levels of CTQ’s / PPCTQ’s in all product lines as well as employee’s training on QMS
Lead warranty returns defect analysis process as well as scrap reduction programs & owns COQ reduction for assigned areas
Ensures process complies with UL & CSA standards avoiding notice of variation &, assuring all outgoing and incoming product meet appropriate standards, FRACAS owner
Develops, implement & tracks CO projects to meet assigned targets; including financial calculations & Gantt chart preparation using PTT tools
Continuously identify cost out opportunities opening projects on ET to be actively supporting plant cost out targets and compensating project misses
Participates on daily production meeting and Gemba walks of assigned areas
Closed PDCA’s for assigned area
Drive OEE, continuous improvement in assigned area
Ensures equipment and tooling are up to date and 100% in working conditions using PMPRO
Drives continuous improvement in uptime of equipment
Owner of spare parts for equipment on assigned area
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Mechanical and Electronic)
Minimum of 2 years of manufacturing process experience
Green Belt Certified or equivalent quality certification
Demonstrated project management skills and strong quantitative & analytical skills
Task and detail oriented
Previous engineering function experience
Ability to read and interpret technical prints
Good oral and written communication in English and Spanish; & proven presentation and facilitation skills
Demonstrated capability to generate / create change with the ability to influence at all levels
Good interpersonal skills/excellent team player
Hands on experience and knowledge of Lean Philosophy
Good computer skills & proficiency in excel & project planning software’s (Gantt chart)
Comply with EHS regulations and requirements
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