GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.
The Experimental Mechanic B will build experimental parts and mechanisms for new machines or improvements in existing machines. In this role, you will:
Make simple jigs and fixtures from part prints
Operate a variety of machine tools with a high degree of skill
Apply advanced knowledge of mechanisms and machine operations
Make parts from blueprints to close tolerances
Read and complete forms and generate meaningful reports and charts
Produce error-free products
Keep all machinery, tools, and work areas clean
Maintain an excellent record of attendance and punctuality
Work in a team-based environment
Make decisions based on experience and available data
Accept and give constructive criticism
Maintain a positive attitude
Demonstrate an ambition to excel and advance in skills and knowledge
Conform to all EHS guidelines including, but not limited to, wearing required personal protective equipment (PPE)
Comply with and support all GE policies and the “Integrity: The Spirit and The Letter of Our Commitment” guide
Be required to take classes in team building as necessary
Be required to complete on-the-job training to learn specific assignments as needed
Be required to take basic safety courses, including training on personal protective equipment (PPE), chemical hazards, mechanical hazards, evacuation and emergency response training, lock out/tag out (LOTO), hazard recognition, electrical safety, etc. as required
High School Diploma / GED
Minimum of 2 years of experience as an experimental mechanic or tool and die maker or have completed at least 2 years of trade / vocational school or apprenticeship program that included training in machining and tool and die making
Minimum of 1 year of experience in machining, including setup and operation of manual mills, lathes, cutters, and grinders
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :
Ability and willingness to read and understand applicable information such as written instructions, procedures and specifications that apply to daily work operations
Ability and willingness to practically apply basic math calculations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of fractions, decimals, and whole numbers)
Ability and willingness to practically apply basic concepts of geometry and trigonometry
Ability and willingness to compute numerical conversions to and from the metric system
Ability and willingness to read blueprints
Ability and willingness to solder and braze
Able and willingness to work in an environment with moderate noise intensity (85 to 89.9 dBa) and areas where hearing protection is required
Able and willingness to work in an environment where, due to normal machining operations, there may be dust, fumes, or smoke (not over OSHA Permissible Exposure Levels)
Able and willingness to lift up to 25 pounds repetitively, occasionally lift up to 40 pounds non-repetitively, and sometimes lift over 40 pounds with assistance
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 background investigation and drug screen.
Basic knowledge of assembly and inspection methods
Basic computer skills
Minimum of 5 years of experience as an experimental mechanic, tool and die maker
Minimum of 3 years of experience in machining, including setup and operation of manual mills, lathes, cutters, and grinders
Familiar with principles of metal rule dies
Familiar with CAD software
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