FieldCore Jobs in South Africa : Tooling Facility Manager

Requisition Number 18-0720

Post Date 6/4/2018

Title Tooling Facility Manager

City Johannesburg / Cape Town

Country South Africa


FieldCore, a GE company, is a new, independent industrial field services company that will deliver the highest standard of field services excellence and capabilities for GE and its customers. FieldCore will bring together the field

services expertise and people from both Granite Services and GE’s Power Services into one powerhouse. Driven by the values of safety, quality, and integrity, FieldCore will be built to deliver operational excellence for customers in the power generation,

oil & gas, nuclear, and wind power markets. For more information, check out at

Role Summary/Purpose

The Tooling Facility Manager I will mainly be responsible for the tooling facility operations, to facilitate business needs and requests for the customer base. This resource will have technical competency, employee management,

financial responsibilities, creation of a facility, productivity metrics creation and cost analysis, as well as office administration. He/she will be also responsible for the EHS inside of the facility and to support EHS Team on the data management.

Essential Function

  • Provide support to all levels of management and personnel regarding Tooling
  • Manage the SOUTH AFRICA facility in all the aspects of the facility operations, define and supervise the logistics contractors, ensuring the contractors compliance with all the contractual obligation, taking care of the timely payment of the invoices
  • Work with the engineering company to develop new tools and consolidate the existing tools
  • Work with the Regional Tooling Managers globally to support initiatives that require tools engineering
  • Support global tooling facility standardization initiatives
  • Create productivity initiatives to be test and then export to the other Tool facilities
  • Promote innovation and digitalization of the facility
  • Coordinate with the training team to make the facility available for training
  • Build and managing a revamping capacity organization in SOUTH AFRICA able to refurbish test and develop new tools
  • Manage Field and Staff employees at Tool facility to execute the day by day task
  • Manage the contractors that are required to work at the tool facility
  • Manage employees’ performance, identifying training and job assignment, mobilization of field employees, and addressing daily employee needs and requests
  • Assist with recruiting and hiring prospective employees by interviewing candidates and assessing job qualifications
  • Work closely with the clients to successfully accommodate all business needs
  • Follow up with the logistic team the shipment of the tools, work with the Sourcing Team to establish and negotiate the service contract terms and conditions
  • Maintain positive employee relations and resolve employee performance issues in a timely manner
  • Keep information accurate and updated in all systems
  • Assist with HR issues, employee safety issues, Time & Expense review/approval, company initiatives, and other office related activities
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications /Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in related field with minimum 3 to 5 years ‘sales and project management experience.
  • 7+ years applicable experience and demonstrated success/knowledge
  • 2+ years managing and developing employees
  • 2+ years of specialized/industry experience as in Turbomachinery equipment

Desired Characteristics

  • Exercise excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent communication and management skills
  • Possess troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work with all levels of employees
  • Understand office formats and procedures, including Microsoft Office Suite and Internet

How to Apply

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