Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Process Management, Supply Chain Management
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Minden, Nevada, United States

Role Summary:

The supply chain lean leader/operational excellence leader will be responsible for developing manufacturing initiatives to optimize manufacturing processes in order to enable meeting the key performance indicators (on time delivery, inventory, cost of quality, etc.). This role will also act as the Bently Nevada supply chain interface for the DS operating system.

Essential Resposibilities:
  • Act as a change agent in the implementation of demand flow technology utilizing state of the art tools and methodologies
  • Establish and implement team strategies, programs, and practices to achieve world class manufacturing inventory turns and process flow
  • Lead multiple teams and drive best practices in process design and implementation
  • Advise and counsel leaders on issues impacting inventory and work in process flow
  • Create the lean vision and implement the lean strategy to reduce inventory, lead-time and waste at the manufacturing facility
  • Drive measurable improvements in productivity and product flow
  • Lead Action Workouts; develop pull systems, train personnel and other activities to achieve a world-class lean process flow
  • Develop value stream maps for the product lines and eliminate process waste through the implementation of lean techniques across the product lines
  • Promote Lean Six Sigma integration utilizing strength of both methods to achieve business goals
  • Lead manufacturing in establishing product flow for plant value streams utilizing visual management tools
  • Encourage use of Lean tools to pull material from suppliers, through component plants, and into assembly
  • Champion Brilliant Factory initiatives in Minden factory
  • Support leadership team in strategic decision making and problem solving
  • Train people across the organization in LEAN methodologies
  • Lead capital spend execution for Minden Factory
  • Work closely with DS operating systems teams to drive improved dashboards to ensure visibility to metrics
  • Work with S&OP leader and help drive continuous improvement projects to maximize value of S&OP

  • Bachelor's Degree from Accredited institution
  • 6-sigma/Lean experience

Desired Characteristics:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Business is preferred
  • Strong team orientation
  • Strong problem solving abilities
  • ASPIRE graduate
  • Knowledge of value stream mapping, one-piece flow, Action Workouts, Kaizen, s, and other lean tools is preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to motivate teams and lead change at all levels of the organization
  • Strong facilitation and presentation skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Strong knowledge of SAP and MRP functionality
  • Ability to work with and influence stakeholders
  • Strategic think with tactical execution
About Us:
With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we're committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we're always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

Join Us:
Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let's come together and take energy forward.

Baker Hughes Company 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.