General Electric HGP Quality Engineer in Greenville, South Carolina
Job Description Summary
Would you like an opportunity to have a tangible impact on 1/3 of the world’s electricity production? Come join us on the Hot Gas Path Quality Team, where we have a direct impact on the quality, timeliness, and reliability of GE’s gas turbine fleet.
The right candidate will join us in ownership of the quality of hot gas path components manufactured in our Greenville facility, specifically focused on establishing internal processes required to enable high quality products, monitoring the results of those processes with internal and external customers, determining root cause of any non-conformances, and implements corrective actions within their area of responsibility. There is also a responsibility to coach and mentor junior team members.
Essential Responsibilities In addition you will:
Maintain and improve process documentation active and enforced in assigned area to ensure consistent quality
Implement, maintain and continuously improve 5S methodology in assigned areas; drive culture change
Lead Six Sigma programs by driving and coaching Six Sigma projects
Document technical data generated to substantiate the assigned components, assemblies and/or systems consistent with quality policies and procedures
Work with Material Review Board to disposition nonconforming material and devise remediation actions
Actively participate in the Supplier Quality Program to improve the quality of raw materials, or qualify new vendors
Prioritize and implement multiple concurrent process improvement projects, alone or as part of a multifunctional team, to drive customer satisfaction and business productivity
Provide advanced quality engineering of new product introduction involving new processes or advanced automated equipment
Maintain familiarity with manufacturing equipment in order to provide accurate investment planning, as well as appropriate calibration and preventative maintenance
Apply standard engineering techniques to assigned tasks and ensure that specific goals are met in terms of quality, quantity, and timeliness in order to meet department goals
Conduct training on quality assurance concepts and tools
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of professional work experience)
Minimum of 2 years manufacturing experience.
Preferred Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Technical or related fields
Demonstrated knowledge of GE systems
1 year coatings manufacturing experience
Prior knowledge of bond coat and TBC coating processes.
Experience in reviewing coating defects and implementing rework procedures.
Knowledge of TBC Blend process.
Prior Gas Turbine component experience and knowledge preferred
Ability to read and understand Engineering drawings and specifications
Ability to plan, communicate and execute.
Effective at managing multiple priorities under tight deadlines
Strong organizational skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
High attention to detail and accuracy
Demonstrated integrity - accepts and adheres to high ethical, moral and personal values in decisions, communications, actions and when dealing with others
Inclusive; builds a connection with the team through personal involvement and trust
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.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/22-088_EEOC_KnowYourRights_10_20.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 conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: No