USA, Louisville, KY
JOB POSTING TITLE
Supply Chain/Manufacturing Co-op_Spring 2023
GE Appliances, a Haier company, is looking for highly motivated engineering students to join our Supply Chain/Manufacturing co-op program. Jumpstart your future in a co-op program that will help you uncover your potential for leadership, develop your skills, and follow your interest in manufacturing and operations. Our co-ops gain real world manufacturing experience to help them compete for leadership programs or full-time direct hire positions after graduation. Supply Chain co-ops have the unique opportunity to participate on committees at Appliance Park that focus on recycling, volunteerism, & social events. Our co-ops will also have the opportunity to network with leaders in the business and attend various professional development sessions.
Co-ops will work in GE Appliances operations supporting dishwasher, laundry, refrigeration and cooking products as well as supporting the plastics center of excellence. Assignments are in a variety of disciplines such as shop operations, process engineering, advanced manufacturing engineering, global supply chain management, quality, sourcing, materials management, and manufacturing management. GE Appliances co-ops work in a team environment to complete projects and/or duties designated by their assignment leader.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
The Spring 2023 Co-Op rotation begins on January 9, 2023 until May 5, 2023 and will be based out of our Appliance Park location in Louisville, KY.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Set goals & objectives for your co-op rotation with your assignment leader
Lead teams across multiple levels of the business through influencing
Use initiative to find and develop process improvements
Assist your team with development and execution of project ideas
Develop and demonstrate analytical approach to problem solving
Demonstrate the ability to work independently
Set regular feedback sessions with your assignment leader
Travel required: 0% - 10% (depending on role)
Hours & Weekends: Some overtime & Saturdays may be required depending on role
Start and end times vary depending on department and role you are assigned. Most roles are on 1st (day shift may begin anytime between 5:30 AM - 8:00 AM), some roles on 2nd (afternoon shift may begin anytime between 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM) and some roles on 3rd (night shift may begin anytime between 10:00 PM and 12:00 AM).
Reliable transportation to and from work daily is required
Housing & Relocation assistance available
Currently enrolled in an accredited university pursuing a bachelor's degree or better in Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical, or Chemical Engineering (or related degrees) or Supply Chain Management (or related degrees)
December 2023 or later graduation date
Cumulative GPA >=3.0 (out of 4.0)
Must be willing to explore all sides of Supply Chain (i.e., Manufacturing, Sourcing, Supplier Quality/ Quality, Materials, Total Productive Maintenance, Lean, Distribution, Fulfillment, Consumer Operations, Advanced Manufacturing)
Legal authorization to work in the country/region where the business is hiring is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas now, nor in the future, for this position.
Previous Co-op/Intern work experience
Successful candidates will have demonstrated leadership roles on campus or in the community.
Demonstrated analytical approach to problem solving, initiative, strong communication skills, effective team skills and coursework or related experience in their major field of study.
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, a Haier company and Affiliates (GEA), is more than a place to work–we create possibilities. We also design, build, test, sell, and distribute them. Named “Smart Appliance Company of the Year” by IoT Breakthrough, we’re changing the way people cook, clean, and cool to enable happiness & wellbeing in their homes. If you gravitate toward challenge, seek out responsibility, and want to make a difference, this opportunity is for you. Join a large and diverse community of co-ops and interns at the fastest-growing appliance manufacturer in the U.S. Let us help you write your career story.