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General Electric Repair Controls Technician (1st and 2nd Shift) in Lynn, Massachusetts

Job Description Summary

The Repair Controls Technician is a member of the maintenance team responsible for diagnosing, repairing and providing maintenance to complicated electrical, electronic, and automated equipment used in the manufacturing of jet engine components in an industrial environment. Pay for this position is going to be $38.00 an hour.

Job Description

At GE Aviation, we have a relentless dedication to the future of safe and sustainable flight and the same dedication to the talented GE colleagues that make it happen. Working at GE Aviation means that you are bringing your unique perspective, innovative spirit, drive and curiosity to a collaborative and diverse team.

Reasons you should consider a career with GE Aviation:

  • Career Growth: GE isn’t just a great place to start your career—it’s a great place to expand and grow your career. Many entry-level employees grow into leadership roles in operations or other parts of the business. There are also opportunities to continue your career at GE in Lynn or across the globe

  • Benefits: Our range of benefits includes health care starting on day one, 401 (k) savings plans with generous employer match, paid time off and more

  • Education Assistance: GE encourages employees to continue their education and provides financial support to further employee learning

  • Work environment! Learn more about GE’s Lynn campus and the amazing ways the company is contributing to charitable causes and community outreach across Massachusetts: Lynn | GE Aviation | GE Aviation (

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot, identify and diagnose mechanical and electrical issues.

  • Maintain, repair, calibrate, and complete preventative maintenance on a variety of electrical, electronic, and automated equipment which includes machine controls.

  • Specific duties may include repairing and maintaining CNC, PLC, machine tools, and special process manufacturing equipment.

  • Reading and interpreting blue prints, schematic drawings, and diagrams.

  • Maintain a safe work environment by observing and following all safety standards and procedures; complying with OSHA and GE standards.

  • Perform other duties as required


  • High School Diploma or equivalent education (GED)

  • Massachusetts Electrician Journeymen License

  • Ability to work with associated power tools, measuring, and testing equipment


  • Ability to lift, move and manipulate fixtures and component hardware up to 30 lbs. (with or without reasonable accommodations)

  • Ability to work in confined areas, work off ladders, platforms and heights

Desired Characteristics:

  • Three years of experience in electro-mechanical diagnosis, troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair.

  • Experience working in an industrial and manufacturing environment.

  • Degree in Electronics or practical electronic work experience.

  • Demonstrated competence in maintenance of CNC, electronic, digital, pneumatic, N/C drive, and hydraulic systems.

  • Demonstrated blueprint reading of hydraulic, pneumatic, and electronic systems experience.

  • Have knowledge and understanding of safety rules in an industrial setting.

  • Must be familiar with industrial and Massachusetts regulations.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Possess strong electrical and mechanical abilities.

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 ( . 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