General Electric Industrial Electrical Technician in Schenectady, New York
Job Description Summary
The Industrial Electrical Technical is pivotal in GE Gas Power’s manufacturing process and will be responsible for the operation, maintenance and improvement of system-controlled robotics, machine tools and equipment
As the Industrial Electrical Technician, you will:
Maintain and repair electrical aspects of CNC machine tools, PLC ladder, VFD motors, and robotics
Diagnose problems, plan and complete work required, identify and order parts
Install, modify, troubleshoot, test and repair electrical and electronic control systems up to 600V
Maintain and modify machine tools, process equipment and facilities
Apply knowledge of components, devices and equipment used in industrial equipment applications and the related electronics including AC and DC motors, motors controls, electronic drives, PLC, instrumentation and sensors.
Qualifications / Requirements
- Associate’s Degree in Electrical Technology/Mechatronics OR High School Diploma/GED with Military Advanced Electronics Training Course
- Ability and willingness to work off shifts and weekends
Minimum 3 years work experience in Manufacturing Facility in a technical maintenance role
Familiarity with electrical motors and control circuits
Strong electrical fundamental and safety knowledge (electrical schematics, NFPA 79, LOTO)
Prior experience with operating systems, software and ladder logic (Fanuc, Siemens) used in PLC systems to diagnose and repair circuits to restore operation.
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