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Electrical/Mechanical Assembler

  • GE Aviation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 9/12/2017 2:49:59 PM
  • 2955793
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Aviation Supply Chain
Location(s): United States; Illinois; Loves Park


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.

Essential Responsibilities:
 Performs electronic, mechanical, and pneumatic or similarly related repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations related to soldering, sub-assemblies, and basic, mid-level, and/or final assemblies.
 Performs assembly operations using established procedures, work instructions, schematics and/or other approved documentation.
 Performs inspection of own work to identify nonconformances. Ability to identify when inspection frequencies are not adequate.
 May test product in a laboratory environment
 Set up and operate test equipment with assistance
 May analyze/troubleshoot product issues to determine root cause and corrective action
 Other responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications/Requirements:
 High School or equivalent education
 Understand assembly process, flagnotes, chart drawings, schematics and other related documents based on the assembly blueprint
 Understand the function of schematics in their entirety for aid in learning to troubleshoot components and/or systems in pertinent area.
 Fully versed in operator plans -- test procedures, collaborate with others to make changes or corrections
 Fully understanding and ability to use and maintain the required assembly hand tools
 Able to operate some presses, winding machines, floor cranes, etc.
 Ability to lift/move material up to 25 pounds
 Ability to work frequent overtime as required and/or needed by the business
 May be required to work with hazardous materials
 Communicate and collaborate effectively in a team environment
 Solder certified
 Ability to visually recognize problems and resolve in a timely manner

This position may be required to perform safety sensitive work in the future, and would be subject at that time to random drug and alcohol testing under Federal Aviation Administration regulations. GE Aviation, Loves Park has a zero-tolerance policy.

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.

Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics:
 Proficient in the use of a personal computer to navigate on-line documents, drawings, and instructions
 Identify and resolve problems in a timely manner and/or engage appropriate support staff
 Minimum of 1 year aerospace industry or similar manufacturing experience
 Prior experience working in a team oriented environment
 Conscientious regarding safety and quality of workmanship
 Collaboratively approaches other team members regarding internal conflict, disagreements or technical issues or questions
 Identifies any non-conformances (visual or technical) and engages appropriate support staff to resolve
 Acknowledges and supports team decisions. Actively participates in team meetings and events

Locations: United States; Illinois; Loves Park

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  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 conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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