General Electric CNC Machine Operator 2nd Shift in Wilmington, North Carolina
Job Description Summary
This is an exceptional learning opportunity on our team involving the set up and operation of production machine equipment including multi-axis CNC/NC machines. You’ll be working with instructions from planning, drawings, and sketches involving a variety of metals and parts. This is a 2nd shift position, working 3p-11:05pm.
About GE Aerospace
Are you ready to elevate your future? You’ll be warmly welcomed at GE Aerospace where we are advancing aviation technologies for today and tomorrow. Your work will contribute to the production of advanced jet engines, components and integrated systems that power commercial and military aircraft. You’ll be part of a team that embraces your drive, your curiosity, and your unique ideas and perspectives. You’ll learn and achieve as part of an on-going LEAN transformation. And, most importantly, you’ll share in our pride and purpose that affects the lives of millions around the world.
Working at our Wilmington Facility
For more than 22 years our manufacturing facilities in Wilmington have helped fuel the growth and success of GE Aerospace. With 600,000 sq2 of manufacturing space and an advanced mix of 300+ CNC machines/ 21 special processes we’re producing high quality rotating parts for commercial and military aircraft engines. When GE Aerospace introduces advanced new technologies like the LEAP and 9x Engines, our team has outstanding opportunities to contribute.
The parts and components we manufacture include Blisks, Small Spools, Welded Spools, CFM HPT Disks, and a variety of large parts that can be found in a wide range of today and tomorrow’s high performance engines. We’re the career home of 500+ employees who seek purpose and challenge in their careers. People just like you.
Here are just a few of the best reasons you will want to consider us:
This position starts at $30.00, with pay progression every year for 6 years.
$1.00 an hour shift differential for first 5 years of service, 10% shift differential after 5 years of service.
Top hourly rate is between $35-$40 per hour. Cost of Living and General Wage increases available.
Full Benefits package, including medical, dental, vision starting on Day 1.
Vacation, Holidays starting on Day 1. Additional PTO at 1 year of service.
Relocation available for offers >90 miles from our facility.
This is an exceptional learning opportunity on our team involving the set up and operation of production machine equipment including multi-axis CNC/NC machines. You’ll be working with instructions from planning, drawings, and sketches involving a variety of metals and parts.
Essential Responsibilities :
Responsible for generating and checking part dimensions during various machining stages using complex measuring devices such as micrometers, calipers, indicators, special purpose gages, and scales.
Will perform precise indicating on parts where true indicator reading (TIR) and/or four-point indication is critical to the machining of the part.
Will account for own time accurately using the prescribed system as well as electronically maintain records, log books, and charts and producing electronic or manual reports
Help train operators to use certain equipment.
Responsible for achieving all required tolerances and finishes that meet standards as set forth by Manufacturing Engineering and Quality Assurance.
Must have the ability to obtain and maintain the CVP certification. Training will be provided.
Responsible for accurately serializing parts to maintain traceability at all times.
Ensure all characteristics generated at designated operation are conforming through use ofapplicable inspection techniques.
Active participation in daily team meetings and activities while practicing direct professional communication with team members.
Operator performs set-up and operation of equipment to drawings, method sheets, etc., but may be required to supplement this information with own job knowledge on occasion.
Forklifts, cranes and material handling equipment are expected to be used instead of manual lifting and carrying.
Employee may be required to lift or carry objects weighing up to 50# following proper ergonomic procedures.
High School diploma or equivalent.
Must have at least 3 years of manufacturing experience in set-up and operations of any 2of the following computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining processes: drilling,milling, grinding, turning, or broaching; OR a 2-degree from an accredited machinisttraining program.
At least 1 year of experience reading and interpreting mechanical blueprints and/orproduction planning.
At least 2 years using precision measuring instruments.
Desirable qualifications :
Prior Aircraft Engines machining experience.
Must be able to use computers and learn Microsoft Office.
Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions and communicate effectively in English.
Experience working in a high-performing team-based environment.
If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation for purposes of participating in the application/hiring process with GE. If you are unable or limited in your ability to apply or interview as a result of your disability, you can request reasonable accommodations by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
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.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/22-088_EEOC_KnowYourRights_10_20.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: Yes