General Electric Product Quality Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

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Role Summary:

The Product Quality Engineer is responsible for product quality review within the manufacturing process and for developing process improvements.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition you will :

  • Monitor product quality and process control for assigned process

  • Initiate action to prevent the occurrence of any non-conformities relating to the product, process, and quality management system

  • Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process, and quality system

  • Control further processing or delivery of nonconforming product until the deficiency or unsatisfactory condition is corrected

  • Submit and track non-conforming material to customer MRB’s

  • Initiate, recommend and provide solutions through designated channels

  • Investigate escapes to determine root cause and organize corrective action

  • Participate in risk assessment for assigned process

  • Develop and implement process and management system improvement opportunities

  • Implement defect detection and avoidance measures, and develop and implement First Pass Quality measures

  • Develop a working knowledge of the upstream processes to improve and contribute to the overall process

  • Oversee evaluation of test equipment, precision measurements, accuracy measurements, and performance testing

  • Conduct training on quality assurance concepts and tools

  • Write and implement quality procedures

  • Gain an understanding of Lean principles and how to apply those principles in a production line Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited University or College (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in manufacturing, quality, sourcing and / or operations)

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in manufacturing, quality, sourcing or operations ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :

  • 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

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening Desired Characteristics:

  • Prior experience in areas of quality assurance such as :

  • DOE

  • Incoming material control

  • Process control

  • Product evaluation

  • MSA

  • and / or metrology

  • Experience with polymer or chemical manufacturing

  • Experience with continuous manufacturing

  • Ability to conduct internal and external quality audits to recognize improvement opportunities

  • Working understanding of quality management systems

  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements

  • Ability to apply statistical methods to analysis of engineering problems

  • Ability to comprehend technical documentation

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century. At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come. GE Aviation is investing more than $200 million to construct two factories on 100 acres in Huntsville, Alabama. One plant will mass produce silicon carbide (SiC) ceramic fiber, the first high volume production operation in the U.S. The adjacent GE factory on the same campus will use the SiC ceramic fiber to make unidirectional CMC prepreg necessary to fabricate the CMC components . Once fully operational, the Huntsville facilities will employ up to 300 people. Huntsville is consistently named as one of the best places to live and work by a variety of national publications. The city successfully combines the rich heritage of Southern hospitality with innovative high-tech ventures and cultural diversity. Technology, space, and defense industries have a major presence here with the Army's Redstone Arsenal, NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, and Cummings Research Park. The quality of life is second to none - with a variety of educational, recreational, and cultural opportunities. To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on twitter: @geconnections at http://bit.ly/geconnections #QMIOTC Locations: United States; Alabama; HuntsvilleGE 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.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.