Role Summary:The Lean Manufacturing Engineer - Aviation Operating Systems (AOS) will support the Turbine Airfoils Value Stream (TAVS) in executing actions around the Aviation Operating Systems (AOS). You will work with the Process Improvement Leader and Supply Chain Division Process Leader to learn, apply and teach proficiency in Lean, 6-Sigma, Digital, Agile and CAP to transform the Turbine Airfoils Value Stream organization.
In this role, you will:
Interact with all manufacturing and support functions to drive project outcomes in collaboration with stakeholders using DMAIC rigor and Digital Technology.
Interface with Supply Chain Aviation Operating Systems (AOS) leaders to keep alignment with current initiatives and business outcomes
Be a cultural ambassador around AOS in all of GE Aviation
Have regular connections with senior leaders
Demonstrate resilience to lead with humility given lots of unknowns
Have the ability and willingness to travel up to 50%
Have an option to be based at one of the Turbine Airfoils New Make shops (Auburn, AL; Greenville, SC; Madisonville, KY; Muskegon MI) which is to be determined with the successful candidate
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
5 years of experience in a Manufacturing / Supply Chain environment (Including Demonstrable Lean Manufacturing experience including facilitating Kaizen Events / Action Work Outs)
Completion of 6-Sigma training and demonstrated use via project completion
Valid US Citizenship status
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects
Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs
Established project management skills
A minimum of one year of Digital experience in a Manufacturing / Supply Chain setting (i.e. digitizing lean process flows, advanced manufacturing technology implementation, additive manufacturing)
Some Digital Analyst skills: Data Engineering, Retrieval and Visualization Development
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