General Electric Engineering Technician in West Chester, Ohio
Job Description Summary
GE Additive – part of GE (NYSE: GE) is a world leader in metal additive design and manufacturing, a pioneering process that has the power and potential to transform businesses. Through our integrated offering of additive experts, advanced machines, and quality powders, we empower our customers to build innovative new products. Products that solve manufacturing challenges, improve business outcomes, and help change the world for the better.
GE Additive includes additive machine brands Concept Laser and Arcam EBM, along with additive powder supplier AP&C. At GE Additive, we continue to work every day to bring the transformative power of advanced manufacturing to businesses around the globe. Through our own extensive experience incorporating additive technologies into our production process, we recognize the value and possibilities it brings to modern design and manufacturing challenges.
The purpose of this role is to support GE Additive’s Print Operations and provide expertise to other operational directives. The individual should place EHS as the top priority in daily work activities. They should also have a willingness to learn new skills and teach peers while meeting key deadlines. They must be able to solve problems independently and work effectively with little supervision. Regular reporting on critical milestones and cross-functional work is a must.
Ability to operate in an AS9100 quality environment.
Ability to prep, print, and pull builds.
Ability to carry out basic troubleshooting of equipment.
Understanding of mechanical equipment.
Understanding of Manufacturing Execution Systems and Quality Management Systems.
Execute work orders and maintain appropriate documentation in an AS9100 environment.
Perform/Schedule periodic maintenance and safety inspections of assigned equipment.
Participate in the management of assigned lab areas including equipment, supplies, environmental health and safety (EHS), shop cleanliness.
Maintain machine qualification records and traceability of assets on the floor.
Participate in internal audit activities (specific to work area and expertise).
Provide inputs and participate in continuous improvement and LEAN initiatives.
Participate on teams assigned to address specific organizational initiatives and activities.
Associate degree in applicable technical discipline from an accredited school or institution OR High school diploma/GED AND two (2) years’ work experience.
Manufacturing experience in an advanced technology operations environment.
Basic proficiency with computers, including Microsoft Office
Experience working a team-based environment
Strong technical documentation and organizational skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Experience in one or more of the following process technologies within each category:
Additive manufacturing machines
Laser Powder Bed Fusion
Electron Beam Powder Bed Fusion
Additive Manufacturing Support Equipment
Powder Evacuation Cabinets
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.
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).
As a federal government contractor, GE requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required.
Relocation Assistance Provided: No