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General Electric Lynn Digital/Electro/Mechanical Technician in Lynn, Massachusetts

Job Description Summary

GE Aviation is seeking a Digital/Electro/Mechanical Technician for the Lynn Test Systems Engineering Team. The Technician will be responsible for highly-detailed applications, routing, terminations and quality checks of unique test instrumentation needed to validate the mechanical design and performance of development test engines.

Job Description

The Digital/Electro/Mechanical Technician will be expected to execute the following tasks with direction from senior engineering resources:

  • The application of specialized test instrumentation including but not limited to strain gages, accelerometers, magnetic pick-ups, optical tip timing probes and capacitance (clearance) probes

  • The routing of specialized test sensors at the component-level and throughout assembly for development test turbo-shaft and turbo-fan engines

  • Test instrumentation wire terminations at the component and module levels during assembly and within the test facility throughout engine setup

  • End-to-end signal quality checks of test instrumentation completed at various times during assembly and during engine setup

  • Use of various glues, epoxies, heat guns, spot weld and oven operations to apply and route specialize test instrumentation

  • Fabrication or assembly of cables, harnesses and set up of other data recording equipment needed to support development engine testing

  • Support maintenance initiatives of lab equipment used for instrumentation applications

  • Perform basic electro / mechanical mathematical function conversions

  • Utilize understanding of Ohms Law principals

  • Remain compliant with Engine Assembly Quality initiatives to ensure safe and successful engine tests

  • Remain compliant with Environmental Health & Safety initiatives at Assembly and Test Facilities

  • Communicate any instrumentation or sensor quality issues to senior engineers and support process improvement initiatives to correct issues

  • Mentor junior Technicians on application, routing, termination and sensor quality check processes

Qualifications / Requirements

Associate degree in an applicable technical discipline from an accredited school or institution (i.e. Aviation Maintenance, Electro-Mechanical Engineering, Electronic Technology, Chemical Technology, etc.) OR a high school diploma/GED with 2 years of work experience in a manufacturing or testing environment.

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Be flexible and a self-starter

  • Demonstrate an aptitude for continuous learning

  • Experience in the operation and setup of Dynamic Data recording & monitoring equipment and software

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.

Additional Information

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: No

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