General Electric Terre Haute Welder in Terre Haute, Indiana

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.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.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.

Role Summary:

The Terre Haute Welder will, under general supervision, weld components in accordance with standard GTAW processes and applications with the desired outcome of joining a variety of material types and thicknesses together in accordance with site specifications.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition you will:

Utilize dexterity and attention to detail, have proficient technical welding knowledge about the materials being joined, and comply with best practices in the field

Exercise knowledge in all welding processes (Manual, Semi, and Automatic Tig Welding)

Perform own set up for jobs

Perform related tasks, such as basic fabrication to bench and flush of standard welds

Work efficiently with co-workers, customers, and others by keeping commitments / sharing ideas in a constructive and positive manner

Listen to and objectively consider ideas / suggestions from others

Keep others informed of work progress, timetables, and issues

Address problems and issues constructively to find mutually acceptable and practical solutions

Address others by name and show respect towards others in actions and words

Notify Team Leader if you cannot perform these duties at any time

Perform other duties and special projects as assigned

Qualifications/Requirements:

High School Diploma / GED

Minimum of 1 year of experience in aerospace manufacturing OR a related welding certificate (i.e. Ivy Tech training completion certificate)Eligibility Requirements:

Ability and willingness to meet visual 20 / 30 visual requirements in either eye using the Jaeger II eye chart at 16 inches, with or without corrected vision

Ability and willingness to successfully complete and execute on the site’s visual weld inspection

Ability and willingness to stand 6 to 8 hours a day

Ability and willingness to work with hands, arms, and be extremely accurate in movements

Ability and willingness to walk, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl daily

Ability and willingness to lift / move up to 50 pounds

Ability and willingness to become certified in AWSD17-1 as a certifying requirement

Close vision and color vision ability

Desired Characteristics:

Welding Certificate from an accredited college, technical school, or university with a minimum of 1 year of related experience

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions

Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract / concrete variables

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business communications, technical procedures, or governmental regulations, sketches, and site work instructions

Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers and employees

Locations: United States; Indiana; Terre Haute

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.

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.