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Dont do it.
Lead Electronics Technician (Former Employee) –  Erie, PAApril 24, 2017
Total lack of consideration for any of thier employees
They will use you and lose you. Lots of temporary layoffs amd then one day they decide to move the line to Texas or overseas. And your jobless. All in all, they only care about the dollar, they could care aless about the employees.
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A very good company
Global Engine Labs, Test Engineer Intern (Former Employee) –  Erie, PAApril 17, 2017
Worked there as an intern for a total of 11 months on mostly the engine team as a mechanical engineer. Excellent place to work, and extremely inviting in terms of atmosphere and people. Got a lot done while I was there, and it was all because of the people.
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Your never good enough no matter what
Controller (Former Employee) –  Lawrence Park, PAApril 14, 2017
Management at GE Transportation is nothing but a bunch of uneducated out of there league nobody's. Always looking to find fault with even the best of workers just to condone their pitiful attempt at securing the job they have.
Pros
pay
Cons
management is plain stupid
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family fun days, employee fun days, safety incentives, pizza parties...etc
Lead and Loop Department (Former Employee) –  Erie, PAApril 13, 2017
work is kind of boring and repetitive but pay and benefits were great. I liked the people I worked with. We often had fun times around the holidays and superbowl. We had a union and they did a great job getting us the benefits we needed. It wasn't perfect but much better than most places. I do feel that people had a sense of entitlement and hid behind the union to get away with stuff.
Pros
pizza days and picnics
Cons
health care was really good when I started but dedtuctibles and copays increased
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Great Company
Systems/Proposals Engineer (Current Employee) –  Erie, PAApril 5, 2017
Great company to work at ! Invest into its employees for development and growth. Learned tremendously to cultivate myself to become a future leader. Learned to adapt, innovate and work with a diverse and global workforce.
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Productive and fun work enviroment.
Circuit Board Assembler (Former Employee) –  Grain Valley, MOMarch 31, 2017
Built circuit boards per order requirements. Management was great to work with. Workplace culture was mixed and friendly. There was nothing hard about the job. Enjoyed working with everyone.
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Mechanical Engineer Intern (Former Employee) –  Grove City, PAMarch 26, 2017
• Implemented lean tools on Brilliant Factory showcase site at Grove City Engine for rebalancing of assembly lines
• Enhanced current inventory of supermarket and material transfer to assembly line, increasing productivity by 20%
• Reduced foot print of plant by a total of 30% giving GCE additional floor space for Marine Engine Manufacturing
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GE is a productive and great place for leaders
Mining Product Service Engineer (Former Employee) –  Erie, PAMarch 7, 2017
General Electric is a great place for productivity and leadership skills development. It has an environment that breeds great leaders and very effective individuals.
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Excellent pay, lots of room to advance.
CNC Machinist and Bullard operator (Former Employee) –  Lawrence Park, PAMarch 6, 2017
This job seemed like a retirement job. Great pay with Okay benefits. Huge plant with lots of jobs to work in. Only problem was the layoffs every couple of years.
Pros
Great Pay
Cons
Layofffs Constantly
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It was a good place to work
Plan Management Specialist (Current Employee) –  Jacksonville, FLFebruary 27, 2017
When I first started moral was good and it was a team environment. The lack of management in my department, and the allowance of harrassment by certian co-workers and looking the other way as others took advantage of time and salary has lowered moral tothe point where none of us want to be there anymore.
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Work Like Balance does not exist
MTA (Current Employee) –  United StatesFebruary 15, 2017
Get paid for 40 hours, but average 50-60. Overtime is determined by your manager, so pay, some don't. Fear of the plant closing is constantly hanging over your head. Working with union employees is like working with day car children.
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Nice place to work
Coil Winder (Former Employee) –  Erie, PAFebruary 1, 2017
Enjoyed my job, nice place to work I enjoyed working with my co-workers and I got along with my boss. To many lay offs every 4yrs during contract time.
Pros
Co-workers
Cons
Stability
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Great learning experience
Environmental, Health and Safety Intern (Former Employee) –  Erie, PAJanuary 25, 2017
I had an Environmental, Health, and Safety internship at GE Transportation so it wasn't a full time job. I was hoping to get a full time job out of the internship but later found out there isn't much room to grow and not many opportunities. the internship itself was a great learning experience. Co-workers and work environment were great, always willing to help and teach new things. The internship was mostly a management type of work, over seeing tasks and making sure they were completed. Not much to do with engineering, but some environmental sampling, compliance tasks, and safety related tasks. It is a good gig if you want to focus on the industrial/Business side of Environmental Engineering.
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Great entry level job
Assembler (Current Employee) –  Fort Worth, TXJanuary 24, 2017
Great entry level position for a young adult. the pay is decent but it is difficult to climb the corporate ladder. You receive a lot of training on how to be lean and 6 sigma which could potentially help you with a future job
Pros
Lean and 6 sigma training
Cons
no degree, no moving up
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Productive company
BIDS & PROPOSAL LEAD FOR N. AMERICA (Former Employee) –  Foxborough, MAJanuary 17, 2017
Good company to learn and work on huge projects. Very challenging at time but with rewards only in the form of achievements. Salary was lower than market.
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Productive and great learning curve
ECLP Summer Associate (Former Employee) –  ChicagoJanuary 10, 2017
Good and helpful. Senior management was easily accessible and supportive. Fosters collaboration and team work.
Great company to work for and advance one's career.
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Dynamic environment
Manager (Current Employee) –  Erie, PAJanuary 8, 2017
Opportunity to work in a highly dynamic environment with tremendous opportunity to grow and develop. Work with extremely smart people and observe many leadership styles
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Embedded Software Engineer (Current Employee) –  Erie, PANovember 14, 2016
Responsibilities:
• The highest number of OEM complaints were analyzed.
• Worked on Supply Voltage Reduction/BVM, Software End Stop, Communication, System Lifecycle, Center-find and Automatic parking control modules for GM and FORD EPSdp projects.
• Used INCA, MDA tools to measure, calibrate and analyze data.
• Wrote CAPL scripts to simulate vehicle ECU messages to test the ECU using Restbus.
• Worked on Hardware abstraction layer and Error handling modules (KFCs/DTCs).
• Followed V-model software development life cycle, MISRA guidelines, and good documentation.
• Followed AUTOSAR 4.x software architecture, A-SPICE and ISO26262 safety standards.
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Great place to work. Older buildings and equipment.
Assembler/Production (Former Employee) –  Erie, PAOctober 31, 2016
Great place to work. Older buildings and equipment. Union shop good pay except constant pressure from management to get out production. Poor training process.
Pros
Very safety conscious.
Cons
Short breaks
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Good place toneork
Project Manager (Former Employee) –  Erie Pa.September 21, 2016
Many opportunities in a wide range of fields. Good work life balance. Job security is average to low. Most of the people are good to work with. Mangement focus can be a little bit short term. Compensation is good. Vacation policy is good.
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GE culture
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Job security
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