GE Material Specialist in Selkirk, New York

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GE Transportation

Business Segment

GET Transportation

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. As a division of General Electric Company,GE Transportationis a global technology leader and supplier to the railroad, mining, marine, stationary power, and drilling industries. We drive change and progress — by rail and across oceans. We go farther and dig deeper, with advanced technology that connects people, data and machines, so resources can be gathered, goods can be transported and economies can thrive. GE Transportation is headquartered in Chicago, IL, and employs approximately 12,000 employees worldwide. Learn more about GE Transportation today!

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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Posted Position Title

Material Specialist

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Function Segment


Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces

New York



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Relocation Assistance


Essential Responsibilities

In this role you will:

  • Order, expedite, receive, stock and distribute spare parts and office / shop supplies

  • Be responsible for inventory accuracy, ordering, receiving and shipping transactions


  • High school diploma / GED


  • Possess sufficient skills to perform basic mathematical calculations

  • Capable of handling equipment including forklifts, medium and small sized motor vehicles

  • Knowledge of traffic codes and regulations

  • Capable of lifting approximately 50 lbs

  • Able to work in shop environment

  • Possess strong computer skills in MS office products

  • Willing and able to work various days

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 background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience in the Railroad Industry

  • Experience working in Oracle

  • Completed 16-hour classroom DOT TDG Shipping Course certification