Quality Engineer
GE Aviation - Piedmont, SC

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GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.

The Quality Engineer will manage first time yield improvement, nonconformance and scrap reduction for a commercial engine program. In this role, you will be integral in establishing a quality system for successful New Product Introduction (NPI). You will be a site focal / expert to conduct Root cause analysis and be an integral member of the Quality committee, managing projects and seeking team involvement.

Essential Responsibilities
In addition, you will:

  • Support and meet production schedules, driving productivity, and quality initiatives, and manage the areas within budget guidelines and controls
  • Determine the proper manufacturing processes for assembly, machining, inspection, and test of required components
  • Support all initiatives of compartment assembly areas, such as Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing
  • Encourage and maintain a safe work environment
  • Schedule, resolve issues, track availability, and advise regarding materials
  • Design and implement processes and systems for control and replenishment of materials
  • Promote customer satisfaction and develop positive customer relationships
  • Be responsible for attaining all aspects of production operation including quality, lean, and team development in assigned areas
  • Provide direction, leadership, and material support for assigned production area

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university (or a High School Diploma / GED and a minimum of 4 additional years of manufacturing experience in a manufacturing role)
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in manufacturing

    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.

    Desired Characteristics
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • Ability to make data driven decisions and utilize Six Sigma and Lean tools
  • Knowledge of safety agency regulations
  • Strong background in the interpretation of engineering drawings / specifications and manufacturing processes
  • Strong organizational skills with a high attention to detail
  • Leadership Program Graduate (GE employees only)
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments
  • Knowledge of ISO / quality procedures
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Solid oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Six Sigma training (GE employees only)
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