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General Electric Manufacturing Associate - Assembler (3rd shift) in Vandalia, Ohio

Role Summary:The Manufacturing Associate - Assembler will perform all responsibilities of assembly for all customer applications. 3rd shift hours are 10:00pm-6:30am

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Perform electrical connections for electrical, electro/mechanical, and electronic assemblies. Insert, wind, and connect all coils, transformers, armatures, exciters, inductance coils, rotors, and stators as necessary

  • Build up electrical harness assemblies and other types of controllers

  • Assemble and disassemble electrical components

  • Review, understand, and follow routers, procedures, specification, and other instructions for completeness to perform operation

  • Perform mechanical measurements using scales, calipers, and gauges

  • Use pneumatic and hand tools to perform assembly tasks; Complete assemblies using nuts, bolts, and screws

  • Solder and braze assemblies, sub-assemblies, and components as necessary

  • Perform potting, coating, and cleaning of all components

  • Coat assemblies with various solutions per specifications

  • Keep all machinery, tools, and work areas clean

  • Apply basic math calculations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division of fractions, decimals, and whole numbers)


  • High school diploma or equivalent


  • Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds repetitively, occasionally lift up to 35 pounds non-repetitively, and sometimes lift over 35 pounds with assistance

  • Conform to all EHS guidelines including, but not limited to, wearing proper PPE; Work in an area where there may be moderate noise intensity (85 to 89.9 dBa) and areas where hearing protection is required; Work in an area where, due to normal machining operations, there may be dust, fumes, or smoke (not over OSHA Permissible Exposure Levels)

Desired Characteristics:

  • 1 year of prior assembly experience, ideally in electronic assembly

  • 1 year of manufacturing or mechanical work experience

  • Ability to perform mechanical measurements using scales, calipers, and gauges

  • Ability to read and understand applicable information such as written instructions, procedures and specifications that apply to daily work operations

  • Prior experience in soldering and brazing

  • Prior experience using pneumatic tools and hand tools (pliers, wrenches, hammers, etc.)

  • Prior experience performing light machining including but not limited to drill press, flush and back flush, lead cutting, stripping and forming

  • Strong attention to detail and knowledge of production processes

  • Manual dexterity to perform assembly tasks in a safe and efficient manner

  • Ability to work in a team-based environment and maintain an excellent record of attendance and punctuality

  • Ambition to excel and advance in skills and knowledge

About Us:]GE Aviation is a world-leading provider of commercial, military and business and general aviation jet and

turboprop engines and components, along with avionics, electrical power and mechanical systems for aircraft.

At GE Aviation, we invent the future of flight, lift

people up, and bring them home safely. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GE9X engines,

driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, or unlocking new opportunities to grow and deliver more

productivity, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to moving the aerospace industry forward. If you join us,

you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and

development keeps us looking ahead.

At GE Aviation, developing people is embedded in our culture and integral to our growth. Here you’ll work

collaboratively and cross-functionally with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and

processes. If you’re passionate about generating advances in aviation to solve some of the world’s toughest

problems and are looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and

advancement, then join GE Aviation as we rise to the challenge of building a world that works.

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, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications: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). 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 Locations:United States;Ohio;Vandalia;