Offers “General Electric”

Expires soon General Electric

Material Associate

  • Internship
  • Grand Rapids (Kent)

Job description

Additional Cities

Grand Rapids
Career Level

Relocation Assistance


GE Aviation
Business Segment

Aviation Business & General Aviation & Integrated Systems


United States
Additional States/Provinces

Postal Code

Role Summary/Purpose

The Material Associate is responsible for processing customer deliveries and ensuring material
ships on-time, while managing compliance of our internal delivery operations.
Essential Responsibilities

In addition, as the Material Associate, you will:
• Be responsible for Inventory accuracy, ordering consumables, receiving and shipping transactions
• Work with shop management to execute on hardware delivery commitments
• Ensure timely shipments to all customers
• Interface with demand management, shop scheduling, fulfillment team, configuration control, supply sources, customer service reps and other GE organizations as required
• Maintain accurate traceability for all records created during shipment and transfer of products
• Analyze and measure the current production status and Identify problem areas that Inhibit full schedule realization
• Analyze data to determine opportunities to decrease inventory, improve customer service levels and reduce total costs
• Be responsible for ordering, expediting, receiving, stocking and distributing spare parts and office I shop supplies
• Responsible for the loading or unloading of vehicles as required

High School diploma from an accredited school / GED
• Willingness and ability to work various shifts / various days
• Must be capable of lifting approximately 35 lbs
Desired Characteristics

• Strong Computer Skills
• Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
• Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations
• Ability to handle equipment Including forklifts and medium and small sized motor vehicles
• Knowledge of traffic codes and regulations
• Strong problem-solving skills
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and establish effective work priorities
• Ability to work effectively in all environments
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Experience in LEAN manufacturing
• Experience in a manufacturing environment
• Oracle R12 experience
About Us

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is anEqual Opportunity Employer . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.
Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable). This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
Primary Country

United States
Primary State/Province

Primary City

Grand Rapids