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Job Description

Associate - Materials Planning and Execution

* GE Aviation
* Entry-Level
* Posted 10/8/2018 12:57:03 PM
* 3182769
* Job Function: Manufacturing
* Business Segment: Aviation Supply Chain

Location(s): United States; Kansas; Arkansas City

Role Summary:

Support site Inventory Leader as the site forecasting and planning role. Duties will include but are not limited to analyzing historical spares data and GATE 0 engine inductions to plan order release strategies with planners. Monitors and actions inventory levels in all accounts and completes parts returns to spares, is responsible for maintaining mark reserve list and completing the scrap process in MRO. Has full responsibility of maintaining and ordering Min/Max parts and inventory.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition, as the Associate , you will:

Work Day Shift

Office work, may be required to physically walk through shop / warehouse

High attention to detail

Active listening and Time Management skills

Excellent customer interaction skills

Ability to work with little to no daily direction

Support Inventory and Materials Organization

Work in all systems to maintain and produce historical and future demand for spares

Responsible for Min / Max levels Quarterly Adjustments of Min / Max quantities

Create Purchase Orders for parts for both Strother & Winfield

Maintains Mark Reserve listing and actions in a timely manner

Work with Planners, Materials Leader & Strategic Inventory Planners to reduce inventory

Support Strategic Planner with detailed forecasted material list and releases

Work with planners to produce process improvements focused on improved customer service

Support Materials team as other functions / projects arise


High School Diploma / GED

Minimum of 1 year of experience using database management software

Minimum of 1 year of experience in Supply Chain


This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment

Desired Characteristics:

B.S. degree from an accredited university or college or equivalent experience

Aviation background supporting materials organization

Using Microsoft Office software including Excel, Word, Outlook and Access

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment (with changing production schedule)

Familiarity with Lean principles and willingness to pursue process improvement projects

Strong customer service skills

Strong Data Analytics skills

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Locations: United States; Kansas; Arkansas City

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