The Summer 2023 Co-op rotation run from May 15, 2023 until August 11, 2023 and will be based out of our warehouse in Jeffersonville, IN.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Work with your assignment leader to accomplish established objectives and goals that support the business and offer learning opportunity to develop your supply chain expertise
This role focuses on how to drive continuous improvement as a part of our robotics and automation strategy within the warehouse.
Partner with the site process improvements team using data analysis/advanced analytics, technology solutions, work observations and supplier management, to find opportunities to improve flow of parts within the warehouse as well as drive productivity projects to reduce costs.
Work cross functionally with our 3PL and materials planning team to troubleshoot defects and drive corrective actions to reduce lead time between Jeffersonville and Ridge Road warehouses.
Partner with operations tea to Poke Yoke receiving process to limit inventory errors.
Reduce customer back orders through cross-functional work to improve dock to stock time.
Inclusion in development and training opportunities to enhance the students' technical and professional development including, communication skills and resume writing.
Participate on committees with peers that offer opportunities to network with the leaders of the company as well as volunteering with community service activities such as mentoring & tutoring elementary students. Optional committee events will also be available both in and out of work including lunches, weekend activities and sports.
Reliable transportation to and from work daily is required.
Housing & Relocation assistance available.
Passion for manufacturing/ warehouse operations
Desire and ability to learn
Solid analytical skills
Strong work ethic
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to have two or more co-op rotations prior to graduation
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
GE Appliances offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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 Appliances is a trust-based organization. It is important we offer our employees the flexibility they need to do their best work while balancing the needs of the business and individuals. When you join GEA, you will have the opportunity to work with your leader to create a flexible work arrangement that balances the needs of the individual, team, and organization.
GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.