General Electric Lead Process Engineer - Power Nozzle Repair in Greenville, South Carolina
Job Description Summary
The Process Engineer will establish internal processes required to enable high quality repair of gas turbine parts, monitor the results of those processes with internal and external customers, determine root cause of any non-conformances, and implements corrective actions. The job allows modification of procedures and practices covering work as long as the end results meet standards of acceptability (quality, volume, timeliness etc.).
Roles and Responsibilities
Has knowledge of best practices and how own area integrates with others; is aware of the competition and the factors that differentiate them in the market
Uses some judgment and has some ability to propose different solutions outside of set parameters to address more complicated manufacturing processes with technical variety and/or interdependent production cycles. Uses technical experience and analytical thinking. Uses multiple internal and limited external sources outside of own teams to arrive at decisions.
Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. May lead small projects with low risks and resource requirements. Explains information; developing skills to bring team members to consensus around topics within field. Conveys performance expectations and may handle sensitive issues.
Define and control production process including tooling and equipment. Validate design specifications and shop floor application of new product, tools, or equipment.
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 internal stakeholders 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
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 professional work experience)
Minimum of 2-5 years experience in supply chain
Preferred Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Technical or related fields
Demonstrated knowledge of GE systems
Prior Gas Turbine component experience and knowledge preferred
Prior leadership experience
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
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.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: Yes