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Manufacturing Coop

  • Current & GE Lighting
  • Co-op/Intern
  • Posted 9/14/2017 9:51:30 AM
  • 2981019
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Current & Lighting Current Powered by GE
Location(s): United States; North Carolina; Hendersonville


About Us:
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:
GE employees worldwide are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into leading products and services that help solve some of the world's toughest problems. You will gain hands-on experience while working on challenging projects, network with professionals, and learn from some of the brightest minds in business. Current by GE spans the globe as an industry leader in lighting products, systems and services. Providing solutions for commercial, industrial and residential use in more than 100 countries, Current by GE uses innovative technologies and "ecomagination," a GE initiative to aggressively bring to market new technologies that help customers and consumers meet pressing environmental challenges and deliver comfort and convenience.

Position Description :
Co-ops joining the Current by GE team have opportunities to complete technical assignments in a variety of product areas and across a broad range of engineering and technical functions (New Product Introduction, Design Engineering, Application Engineering, Cost-out Engineering, and Innovation). Our program offers students the opportunity to gain experience and develop skills by working directly with engineering teams on projects that have a significant impact on the business. We have challenging opportunities for both co-ops and summer interns in several Lighting Product Lines including Halogen, Solid State Lighting (LED) and Fluorescent. The benefits of the co-op/intern experience extend beyond the valuable work assignments, competitive wages, and housing allowances. Students can participate on committees of their peers that offers opportunities to develop leadership skills, perform community service, interact and socialize with other students, and network with the leaders of the company. We also offer training courses to enhance our students' technical and professional skills. Students who excel in our Co-op/intern program are given the opportunity to interview for full time opportunities through our Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP) or Operations Management Leadership Program (OMLP). EEDP and OMLP are 2-year programs committed to growing our entry level, high potential employees who possess technical excellence, business skills and GE values by accelerating their development through training and rotational assignments

Qualifications/Requirements:
Basic Qualifications :
* Currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering

In order for GE to satisfy certain requirements under US Department of Labor regulations, you must apply for this position at www.gecareers.com/campusinterview, in addition to applying for this position through your college career center, if you wish to be considered for an interview.
1. When applying at www.gecareers.com/campusinterview please select the Business Specific radio button, then in the dropdown select GE Lighting or Current by GE. On the next screen select the position title from the list of results '' GE Lighting Technology or Manufacturing Co-op''.
2. When applying at www.gecareers.com/campusinterview please select A Leadership Program Intern/Co-op radio button, then in the dropdown select '' GE Lighting Technology or Manufacturing Co-op''.
3. When applying at www.gecareers.com/campusinterview please select A Full-time Leadership Program radio button. Then in the dropdown select GE Lighting Technology or Manufacturing Co-op.
4. CLP and EEDP -- When applying at www.gecareers.com/campusinterview please select A Full-time Leadership Program radio button. Then in the dropdown select GE Lighting. On the next screen select GE Lighting.

Desired Characteristics:
Desired Characteristics :
Successful candidates will have a strong record of academic achievement with a challenging array of technical courses, significant leadership roles on campus or in the community, strong interpersonal and communication skills, solid analytical skills and a passion for engineering or manufacturing.

Location :
Hendersonville, NC

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.

Locations: United States; North Carolina; Hendersonville

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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