General Electric Remanufacturing Lead Engineer - Services Productivity in Houston, Texas
Role Summary:The Services Engineering Productivity team owns technical content of maintenance requirements and drives improved reliability for the entire Onshore Wind turbine fleet that is under Service contract. The team also supports remanufacturing of wind turbine components, which is a growing opportunity for the services business. This role is located at the North American refurbishment factory for wind turbine components and provides key engineering expertise for requirements of remanufacturing.
Essential Responsibilities:As Remanufacturing Lead Engineer on the Services Engineering Productivity team, you will:
Develop requirements for refurbishing gearboxes, generators, motors, or other wind turbine components to ensure operational quality of the components when returned to service
Qualify processes used to refurbish wind turbine components, especially supporting Amarillo shop but also other sites performing refurbishment for GE Services
Define testing requirements of refurbished components to ensure functional requirements are achieved
Disposition deviations from engineering requirements that occur on remanufactured components
Pro-actively collaborate during remanufacturing project development with stakeholders across the global organization including commercial, design engineering, regional services, sourcing, etc
Evaluate technical risk and drive risk mitigation for remanufacturing development projects, while meeting budget and schedule
Clearly communicate project status, issues, risks, benefits, recommendations, etc to leadership & business stakeholders
Execute projects and tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures, including technical design reviews
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent from an accredited college or university
Minimum of 3 years of engineering experience
Experience with Wind Turbine technology, design, manufacturing, maintenance, or operation
Experience with refurbishing of heavy industrial equipment
Pro-active, motivated, innovative, and passionate in finding viable solutions to meet goals and objectives with minimal oversight
Effective technical problem-solving abilities with strong technical aptitude
Relevant practical, hands-on engineering experience and understanding of engineering fundamentals
Effective team player with strong interpersonal skills and ability to partner horizontally across global organization
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to influence stakeholders and drive change
Basic project management skills, including technical risk management
Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt quality certification
Advanced degree in Engineering or equivalent
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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 drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;Texas;Amarillo;