Operations Leadership Development Program (POC)

Job Description

Organization: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 246582
Primary Location: United States-Indiana-Mishawaka
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%

Job Description:

Are you ready to run the business behind our business? Here, you will drive efficiency and sustainability, improving operations, and fueling our growth in U.S.

What is the Operations Leadership Development Program?

This Operations Leadership Development Program (OLDP) places you in the center of some of the most dynamic areas of Siemens’ business operations. You will learn the application of LEAN & Six Sigma tools and apply these skills to improve the business strategy for manufacturing, distribution, supply chain, and procurement in the U.S.

The Manufacturing Program track provides you with the skills needed to become a Process Improvement Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Production Planner, Systems Engineer, Scientist, or Bio-Chemist.

The OLDP is a two-year program that consists of three, eight-month rotational assignments. Each rotation combines instructional sessions and hands-on experience. You will receive mentoring from Siemens’ team of innovators, gain access to and network with Siemens senior decision-makers and key leaders, and learn what it is like to work as part of a company that is solving global challenges.

Manufacturing Program Track
Potential Experiences:

  • Project Management

  • Supervision of production process including daily operations, improvements on the manufacturing line and reporting

  • Distribution, including shipping and receiving schedules, supply chain management, and improving processes for inventory management

  • Process improvement using LEAN and Six Sigma

Who Should Apply?
We’re looking for people who are resourceful –true problem solvers who challenge themselves to find the most effective and efficient solutions to complex challenges. We provide a platform for those who want to have an impact on the future and to contribute to the successes of the company, our customers, and the world.

To apply for the Operations Leadership Development Program, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Majors: BS/BA In Chemistry/Biochemistry/Biomedical, Mechanical/Industrial/Electrical Engineering, Material Sciences, Supply Chain 

  • Graduation Date: Must graduate by the program start date, but no more than one year prior

  •  Minimum GPA: 3.2

  • Potential Rotation Locations include but are not limited to: Mishawaka, IN; Walpole, MA; Edgewater, MA; potential international locations can include Sudbury, UK and Ottawa, ON (depends on business need).

  • Work Authorization: Permanent work authorization in the U.S. is required


About Siemens
At Siemens, we dare to ask ourselves how we can make a difference. Ours is a team of creative thinkers with a restless curiosity. To foster continuous global innovation, Siemens is dedicated to offering development and technical training opportunities to students and recent graduates at the college level, ensuring a bright, sustainable future for generations to come. Through a career at Siemens, students and recent graduates will receive top of the line training, develop professional skills, and will be at the forefront of engineering innovation. Here, the opportunities are limitless.

Siemens’ Healthcare Sector is one of the world's largest suppliers to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics, medical information technology and hearing aids. Siemens Healthcare offers its customers products and solutions for the entire lifecycle of patient care – from prevention and early detection, to diagnosis, treatment and aftercare. By optimizing clinical workflows for the most common diseases, Siemens also makes healthcare faster, better and more cost-effective. Siemens Healthcare employs over 50,000 employees worldwide. In fiscal year 2011, the Healthcare Sector posted revenue of 12.5 billion Euros. For more information on the Healthcare sector, visit: www.siemens.com/healthcare.
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics is committed to the business of in vitro diagnostics worldwide. Our global presence and capabilities are strong. We have 4 billion Euros in sales and approximately 14,000 employees serving approximately 30,000 customers in more than 170 countries.
Our expertise continues to gain momentum with more than 160,000 instruments installed. Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics invested over 300 million euros in 2012 in R&D, representing approximately 8% of our global sales. This investment and focus in R&D continues to place us in a very strong position to provide unique and relevant customer-driven innovations.

Job Family Responsibilities:
Completes a series of job rotations and project assignments designed to develop technical competencies in the area of Operations; participates in several learning workshops and training courses; Develops a well-rounded understanding of the four main process elements of the Supply Chain Operation Reference (SCOR) model: Plan, Source, Make and Deliver.

BS/BA in related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Knowledge and Experience:
Demonstrates a basic knowledge of professional principles and skills. Effectively uses fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of particular area of specialization. Typically some internship experience in related field and successful demonstration of Key Responsibilities and Knowledge as presented above. 

Key Working Relationships:
Contacts are primarily with immediate manager and others in the group.
Start date: July 2020








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