General Electric Lead Manufacturing Specialist 1 - Production Quality_AVI in West Chester, Ohio
Job Description Summary
The Lead Quality Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for product quality review associated with customer contractual and GE quality system requirements. Ensures that projects and products are capable and will meet specified standards. Demonstrates leadership by communicating business goals and processes effectively. Creates strategies that further the sites quality priorities and improvements. This role is in West Chester Oh, just north of Cincinnati.
GE Aviation, an operating unit of GE (NYSE: GE), is a world-leading provider of jet and turboprop engines, components, integrated digital, avionics, electrical power and mechanical systems for commercial, military, business and general aviation aircraft. GE Aviation has a global service network to support these offerings and is part of the world’s Digital Industrial Company with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive
Roles And Responsibilities
Ownership includes both quality assurance and quality control. Includes conformance in manufacturing, incoming goods control, product inspection, etc.
Developing in-depth knowledge of a technical discipline. Uses prior experience and acquired technical expertise to execute policy/strategy.
Lead continuous improvement initiatives to implement changes to procedures to lead process improvements.
Ability to troubleshoot defects and determine root cause of quality issues impacting multiple engine programs.
Partner with support staff and work teams to identify high risk areas and implement sustainable corrective actions.
Perform internal audits to support site quality compliance and regulatory requirements.
Create, revise, and participate in quality system document updates.
Identify, drive and partner with the teams to implement projects that improve overall production quality and throughput.
Use LEAN methodologies to drive regulatory compliance, optimize quality systems that support field action, improve product quality and reliability.
Engineering Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 6 years of experience in Manufacturing and/or Quality)
At least 3 years of experience in Manufacturing and/or Quality
Experience in APQP, Advanced Product Quality Planning a plus.
Expertise in AS9100 knowledge
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
LEAN, ability to drive smart and effective change
Strong organizational, analytic, and problem-solving skills
Ability to partner with and work within cross-functional teams
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to plan, prioritize, and manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines
Ability to analyze problems, identify root causes, and provide efficient and effective corrective actions
Ability to read drawings/blueprints
Proficiency in MSA, PFMEA, FAI, and Process capability analysis desired
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 may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.
Relocation Assistance Provided: No