Location(s): Czech Republic, Slovakia; Nove Mesto nad Vahom
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.
Role Summary: Perform the daily operations of plant to ensure reliability and consistency on the production line. Deep technical expertise within a field. Has comprehensive knowledge of underlying principles, approaches and methodology.
The Plant Manager demonstrates accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. In this role you will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within functional areas of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the overall business strategy. The Plant Manager is the visible and active leader of the facility, promoting a favorable and productive environment for all employees and is responsible for leading daily Operations functions.
Promote a working environment to achieve excellence in productivity, customer service, quality, and EHS.
Drive initiatives to maximize employee contribution and drive improvements in product quality and services.
Ensure all support functions at facility are staffed and well trained to perform their duties effectively.
Responsible for planning, coordinating and directing all Operations and Services functions at the facility.
Lead the effort to develop and implement plans to meet customers’ requirements for product quality, cost and delivery.
Manage the facility within operating budget.
Responsible for the day-to-day operations at this site including all aspects from the reception of raw materials through the delivery of finished product.
Drive growth and change in a fast-moving, high-energy environment.
Promote the use of six-sigma methodology in driving plant quality improvements.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college.
Strong experience in Plant Management.
Prior experience in plant management is preferred
Knowledge of component manufacturing
Ability to work within a highly matrixed business environment
Six Sigma training is preferred
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Ability to apply statistical methods for process improvement
Strong organizational and analytical skills
Ability to lead teams through example
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing processes
Knowledge of the disciplines of manufacturing management such as production and inventory control, variable cost productivity, and fulfillment metrics, quality systems, cost systems, and fulfillment metrics, and procedures
Locations: Czech Republic, Slovakia; Nove Mesto nad Vahom
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