General Electric Material Planner in Ft Worth, Texas

Role Summary:

The Material Planner plays a key role in driving one of the key metrics for the GE Oil and Gas business. It provides the up-front work of aligning material demands with supply. In order to provide the business with a beneficial result, it also involves looking for uses of obsolete material, and working with various teams to ensure that the plan remains on track.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Material Planner, you will:

  • Perform the planning process using tools (Oracle / Cyberplan) for the NHR Site by analyzing the plan, and acting on recommendations to create work orders and or PORs

  • Meet regularly with the manufacturing, sourcing, and engineering teams to understand their needs and or progress on actions associated with the plan

  • Roll up changes to the plan and communicate effectively with production control to highlight any risks to production

  • Work with Master Scheduling to look at new work coming in and make sure that it is appropriately slotted to setup for successful OTD to the customer

  • Drive issue resolution for any challenges that may occur to create gaps in the plan by assessing options available to reduce cycle

  • Drive process improvements / enhancements to the overall process

  • Ensure that any item updates are effectively communicated to the appropriate people Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university (OR High school diploma / GED with a minimum 7 years of experience in Inventory Management, Materials, and/or Planning)

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Inventory Management, Materials, and/or Planning Desired Characteristics:

  • Analytical and system proficiency skills

  • Understanding of APICS Principles

  • Experience with Oracle

  • Ability to effectively operate in any organizational structure

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability to effectively interface with all levels of management

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Strong project management skills

  • Ability to influence change

  • Six Sigma training

  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills About Us: Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfieldproducts, services and digital solutions. We deploy minds and machines to enhance customer productivity, safetyand environmental stewardship, while minimizing costs and risks at every step of the energy value chain. Withoperations in over 120 countries, we infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventingsmarter ways to bring energy to the world.Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter target=”_blank”>@BHGECo at http://www.twitter.com/BHGECo