General Electric NOR Bellows Fabricator 2 in Norwich, New York

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.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.

Role Summary:

Unison Industries, a wholly owned subsidiary of GE Aviation, is a world leader in the design and manufacture of electrical components, sensors and systems for aircraft, industrial, marine, military and space. Unison’s products span the globe and can be found on almost anything flying – from two place trainer airplanes to giant 747’w and rockets traveling to space. We presently have openings for 1st shift Bellows Fabricators, working from 7:00 AM - 3:30- PM.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Must be able within a reasonable time, produce & verify that piece parts are acceptable and produced within print & specifications.

  • Set up and operate Hydroform horizontal forming machine on any processed work.

  • Operate verticle Hydroform machine on any processed work.

  • Corrugate shells to form bellows. This includes cutting, deburring, bumping, sizing and annealing tube. Includes horizontal/verticle hydroform corrugation, trimming, sanding, collapsing, spacing, rolling, verifying spring rate & cleaning of tube.

  • Compliantly complete all written and /or electronic labor tracking documentation. 

  • Perform visual inspection of parts subsequent to assembly steps; Operate optical comparator.

  • Verify and change tools when necessary.

  • Perform mechanical inspection to verify in process parts for conformance to print & specification using standard measuring equipment.

  • Utilize proper PPE, safety equipment, and follow safety procedures

  • Cross-train other employees as needed based upon knowledge and experience.

  • Compliantly complete all written and/or electronic labor tracking documentation.

  • Perform basic Oracle transactions as required.

  • Report problems to appropriate resource and/or Coach.

  • Keep all shift operators informed on special problems involving operation or set up

  • Communicate with team to ensure all team members are aware of new processes and/or issues.

  • May interact with internal cross-functional teams (i.e. – planning)

  • Participate in and support team initiatives.

  • Other duties as required per department.

  • 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.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • High School Education or GED.

  • o 1 year manufacturing experience

  • 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.

  • Basic understanding of blueprint and process sheet interpretation

  • Ability and willingness to use basic hand tools (verniers, micrometers, measuring tape, calipers, etc.)

  • Basic understanding of mathematical principles, may have to do conversions to decimal system

Desired Characteristics:

  • 1-3 years manufacturing experience

  • Assembly, solder experience and/or electronics manufacturing experience.

  • Experience in a self-directed teaming environment

  • Familiarity with 6S & lean manufacturing knowledge.

  • Post fabrication experience working with lathes, optical comparator, hydroforms, hydraulic press, bead blaster, flow tester, proof pressure tester, hydrogen furnace, etc.

Locations: United States; New York; Norwich

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.