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OWS Configuration Engineer

  • GE Aviation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 9/26/2017 4:51:56 PM
  • 2986877
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Aviation Supply Chain
Location(s): United States; Kentucky; Hebron


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Role Summary:
This role is responsible for oversight of the shop’s integration & execution of Service Bulletins, Airworthiness Directives, Special Procedures, regular & unscheduled maintenance to ensure Regulatory, Customer, & OEM requirements are satisfied. This role is responsible for interpreting Engineering direction in terms of repair processes and working with the technicians to achieve this standard, understanding SB applicability by engine serial number, & outlining configuration implications.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition you will :


  • Execute with limited guidance, the analysis / evaluation/creation of global OWS engine routers that meet business standards, practices and procedures, and the product / program requirements
  • Assist the site to incorporate Service Bulletins, Airworthiness Directives, and Special Procedures to meet model / serial number applicability and concurrency standards (configuration management)
  • Establish multiple stop points or configuration tollgates throughout the process (ex. involve job lead, Chief Inspector, others in Configuration review at Stage 0 and Stage 3 start)
  • Provide oversight and facilitate group discussion / decision-making around configuration
  • Participate in or lead OWS Service Bulletin Incorporation Board
  • Contribute to the design of technical systems
  • Lead site Engine Troubleshooting and Technical Support
  • Initiate and serve as the site’s focal for DR’s / CDR’s
  • Engage Product Support Engineering and / or other resources to eliminate issues
  • Work alongside OWS Powerplant Engineer to build site’s workscopes, researching applicable SBs / ADs by engine serial number
  • Mentor others in the organization and provide configuration and other technical training
  • Develop a process to meet customers’ maintenance record and configuration requests and lead the efforts to meet those requests

    Qualifications/Requirements:

  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a program or project leadership role within an engineering environment {Including familiarity with common overhaul documentation (aircraft maintenance manuals, Engines manuals, SBs, etc.)}

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :


  • Ability to apply for and obtain a security clearance

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to guide and influence others
  • Demonstrated process orientation in approach to work

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    Locations: United States; Kentucky; Hebron

    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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