General Electric Winder in Richmond, Virginia
Job Description Summary
As a Winder you will perform operations involving the inspection, repair, replacement, installation and maintenance of all mechanical and electrical components in turbine Generators with emphasis on the Generator Rotating Field.
Essential Responsibilities :
As a Winder you will:
Perform mechanical disassembly / reassembly of generator rotors in high quality and timely fashion (i.e., removal and installation of coupling, fans, retaining rings, blower hubs, wedges, blocking)
Perform work using drawings, work procedures or work orders with minimal supervision
Braze either by torch, carbon or induction
Perform all electrical tests and inspections
Troubleshoot electrical or mechanical issues
High School Diploma / GED
Minimum of 2 years of experience with small to large motor, stator and/or electrical component winding
Ability and willingness to work 3rd shift.
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening
Ability and willingness to work overtime, including off-hours, weekends, and holidays
Desired Characteristics :
Associate’s Degree / Trade School Degree
Minimum of 3 years of experience with generators or stators
Minimum of 3 years of experience with assembling / disassembling end bells / retaining rings
Minimum of 3 years of experience brazing, either by torch, carbon or induction
Experience performing electrical testing
Apprenticeship card from state certified apprenticeship programs
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/englobal/desktop/assets/images/posterscreenreaderoptimizedwsupplement.pdf) . (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.
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