Manufacturing Shops Operations Manager

GE Renewable Energy - Markham, ON (30+ days ago)

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Role Summary:
The Manufacturing Shop Operations Manager will demonstrate leadership in managing operations of business processes for an area or business segment within a production facility. In this role you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and team, and effect short and some long-term business goals while managing the daily manufacturing operations to ensure reliability and consistency in production.

Essential Responsibilities:
Manage an operation, business, unit, or part of a production facility in order to reach defined targets in quality, cost, delivery and safety.
Ensure continuous business improvement according to benchmarks and standards.
Provide process method excellence throughout the organization
Lead own team to achieving goals in asset utilization, process / manufacturing loss improvement, quality and cost reduction
Communicate key business or customer issues across direct organization and across the function in area of expertise.
Direct the manufacturing of production and development of hardware
Responsible for meeting all established people, quality, cost, delivery and safety commitments
Ensure team is aware of and in compliance with all GE government, customer and applicable policies, procedures, rules and regulations
Pursue state of the art technology and processes to enhance product / process productivity
Interface with other organizations and vendors to assure requirements are met on time
Develop necessary business plans to enhance all program requirements, including throughput, labor hours, cycle, cost productivity, and image
Direct organization and staff positions optimally to accomplish business objectives

Bachelor of Applied Science and/or Engineering degree from an accredited university or college
Minimum 5 years of Supply Chain experience in manufacturing organizations including at least 2 years of experience as a People Leader in Manufacturing Operations.
Must be willing to comply with pre-employment screening, including but not
limited, reference verification and background check.
Must have unrestricted Canadian work authorization, or obtain work
authorization in the short term;

Desired Characteristics:
Experience in electronics box builds and system final assembly
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certified
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
Ability to influence others and lead large teams.
Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact.
Effective problem identification and solution skills.
Proven analytical and organizational ability.
Ability to work independently
Knowledge of the disciplines of manufacturing management such as production and inventory control, and standard cost systems

About Us:
GE Renewable Energy is a $15 billion business which combines one of the
broadest portfolios in the renewable energy industry to provide end-to-end
solutions for our customers demanding reliable and affordable green power.
Combining onshore and offshore wind, blades, hydro, storage, utility-scale
solar, and grid solutions as well as hybrid renewables and digital services
offerings, GE Renewable Energy has installed more than 400+ gigawatts of clean
renewable energy and equipped more than 90 percent of utilities worldwide with
its grid solutions. With nearly 40,000 employees present in more than 80
countries, GE Renewable Energy creates value for customers seeking to power the
world with affordable, reliable and sustainable green electrons.

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