Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Process Management
Experience: 7 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Role Summary:

The Shainin Excellence Leader will develop and execute the overall continuous improvement strategy for F&PT business. This role will require to provide leadership and direction to resources in improving on time delivery and quality for our customers as well as reducing our cost of Quality. The leader will be responsible for partnering with cross-functional leadership and teams to define and execute the businesses global, regional and site quality strategy.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Shainin Excellence Leader, you will:
  • Be part of a team working on operational excellence in improving on time delivery and quality for our customers as well as reducing our cost of Quality
  • Drive KPIs through successful implementation of processes and practices, including tracking progress and report out on the responsible workstream
    • ITO/Front-end improvements - To simplify, streamline and standardize handoffs from our commercial teams to our factories guaranteeing clean, executable orders
    • Material availability & quality - To ensure all required material for every job is available and released on time, free of non-conformances
    • Manufacturing operations - To leverage industry and internal best practices and standardize manufacturing operations across our factories, improving first-pass yield and on-time delivery
  • Utilize Shainin techniques to solve technical problems on the shop floor. Coach individuals who are going through Shainin training and help them to get apprentice and journeymen certified.
  • Work with key functional partners to continue to develop the strategy, prioritize goals & objectives to optimize process while maintaining or exceeding current standards
  • Partner with key stakeholders to develop a strategy and program execution to drive improvement in the customer experiences, on-time delivery and reduced cost of quality failure utilizing lean six sigma toolset
  • Support the execution of the operational excellence strategy to align and remain compliant with BHGE Level Quality Management System
  • Lead and potentially mentor green belt projects
  • Communicate progress, status, and issues to Senior Leadership and functional leaders as required
  • Perform data analytics using data from various sources and identify drivers and trends
  • As applicable, complete requirements for Black Belt certification

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in Quality, Commercial, Engineering, Sourcing, Manufacturing, and / or Materials

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Travel up to 30% of the time to sites, as required
  • Shainin Journeymen certified

Desired Characteristics:
  • Have hands-on experience and proven track record using Shainin techniques to solve problems.
  • Exposure to quality, commercial, manufacturing or engineering processes in a manufacturing plant environment
  • Comfortable analyzing and evaluating data to detect trends and take actions
  • Process simplification experience
  • Internal & External Customer-focused in defining key performance indicators and establishing priorities
  • Demonstrated ability to execute with multiple matrixed teams and build consensus / actions
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Strong team player who works to make the entire team successful, regardless of reporting lines, not bound by strict role description and proactively seeks solutions to remove roadblocks
  • Able to make executive level presentations
  • Strong organizational skills

  • Houston, TX or Jacksonville, FL

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

Baker Hughes 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. Learn more