General Electric Propeller Technician – Mechanical in Brisbane, Australia

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Role Summary:

To assist in the expansion of the propeller workshop to set the industry standard for repair and maintenance of Dowty propellers in Australia. Support the Team Leader - Propellers, and the Operations and Sales teams to grow the business.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Perform on-site Propeller systems maintenance inclusive of repairs, modification installation and preventative maintenance

  2. Provide technical instruction and assistance to customers within the parameters of formal technical documents

  3. Provide ‘On the Job Training’ to customers in accordance with technical publications.

  4. Maintain knowledge of applicable product line and aftermarket contractual obligations.

  5. Train and oversee apprentices and less experienced team members.

  6. Perform administrative functions; such as writing technical reports, ordering materials, supporting quotations and capturing sales and cost avoidance opportunities.

  7. Develop and maintain knowledge of, and adhere to, the Site Quality, Safety Management and EH&S policies and other compliance requirements. Bring forward for resolution any identified risks utilising provided systems.

  8. Maintain strong International Trade compliance regulations aligned to GE requirements

  9. Provide customer insight / intelligence as necessary

  10. Provide all customers (internal and external) timely and accurate responses to queries covering all relevant GE Systems products.

  11. Utilize provided tools to track and maintain customer queries to closure.

  12. Provide ‘Hands On’ technical assistance to GE manufacturing and repair facilities to support output requirements

  13. Other duties as and when required.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  1. Certificate IV in Aeroskills – Mechanical/Avionics or equivalent.

  2. Knowledge of, and/or experience in the maintenance and repair of propellers in both a workshop and field environment.

  3. A track record of delivering high level customer service.

  4. Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills including the ability train people and prepare technical reports.

  5. A commitment to a healthy, safe and compliant work environment.

Desired Characteristics:

Successful experience working in a small team.

Sound project and time management skills.

Proven ability to use initiative, solve problems and implement improvements in the workplace

Locations: Australia; Brisbane

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . 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.