General Electric Uptower Repair Parts Coordinator - Renewable Energy in Bismark, North Dakota

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 Renewable Energy is a 9 billion dollar start-up that brings together one of the broadest product and service portfolios of the renewable energy industry. With 13,000 employees present in more than 40 countries, and headquartered in Paris, GE Renewable Energy is backed-up by the resources of the world’s first digital industrial company. We take the earth’s most abundant resources - the strength of the wind, the force of water, and the heat of the sun, - and put them to work with breakthrough technology that unleashes their true possibilities. Combining onshore and offshore wind, hydro and innovative technologies such as concentrated solar power, GE Renewable Energy has installed more than 370 gigawatts capacity globally to make the world work better and cleaner.

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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

The Uptower Repair Parts Coordinator - Renewable Energy is responsible for daily communication with the resource coordinator, field teams and execution owners to understand part needs and start dates. Verification of parts lists, tracking of orders, communication with the resource manager on estimated shipments and forecasting.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Uptower Repair Parts Coordinator - Renewable Energy, you will:

  • Be responsible for verification and accuracy of parts lists for won jobs

  • Provide continual and timely schedule updates as inputs change

  • Work with the Uptower Repair Resource Coordinator to ensure accurate parts delivery dates and to coordinate with crew arrivals, as to not cause any delays

  • Stay in constant communication with job leads and all other functions (i.e. cranes, tooling, and parts) to avoid any delays

  • Provide coverage for the Uptower Repair Coordinator when needed

  • Support management as needed for Oracle system debriefing issues, approvals and gaps (i.e. RACES)

  • Update all group assigned workflows and communicate to Service Manager any possible conflicts with the schedule

  • Understand all customer special requirements

  • Communicate with those responsible for accurate and complete fulfillment including tracking of all sales orders and internal requisitions

  • Track metrics for parts fulfillment and hold the parts team accountable for late fulfillment

  • Work with Sourcing, Parts, and Product Line teams to create forecast for parts based on business needs and past usage

  • Complete workflow for new parts creation and help identify part kits

  • Make recommendations and share best practices to continually improve the accuracy of future jobs schedules, specifically to minimize the As Sold to As Executed variance

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college (OR High School Diploma / GED

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability and willingness to work across multiple business functions

  • Ability and willingness to climb wind turbine generators and work at height, as needed

  • Ability and willingness to provide weekend and holiday support, as needed

  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 10-30%

  • Ability and willingness to maintain valid passport

  • Ability and willingness to maintain a valid driver’s license

Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledgeable in Uptower Repair or Major Component Exchange (MCE) execution

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Computer proficient with Word, Excel, PowerPoint or other standard business-required programs

  • Strong MS Excel proficiency

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Communication and problem solving skills

  • Six Sigma or other Quality training and certification (GE Employees Only)

  • Familiarity with GE Energy Wind operating functions (GE Employees Only)

  • Self-motivated and self-starter

  • Strong understanding of Wind services, construction and repair

  • Ability to motivate support groups and convey urgency in customer needs and concerns

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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.