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Role Summary: The role of the Repair Engineer is to develop repairs for combustors and other components of GE aircraft engines that meet all relevant technical specifications, design practices and certification requirements.
Essential Responsibilities: • Develop repairs and repair technologies for combustor hardware used on General Electric’s Commercial Engine Fleet while applying state of art manufacturing technologies to resolve complex repair challenges • Advance manufacturing repair technologies by introducing new innovative manufacturing solutions • Provide consultation and technical direction to the engineering community on near term and longer-range projects with substantial business impact • Remain current in the state of the art within own technical specialty for new products introduction activity, performance improvements, cost reductions, and problem resolutions • Support other GE businesses, supplier, and internal / external customers • Be a recognized leader in defining the state of the art in own technical specialty in order to anticipate, develop, and apply technology to current and future business opportunities • Provide engineering support, within one’s specialty, to teams working on performance, cost reduction, and quality initiatives • Leverage expertise to resolve problems in the field or during the manufacturing processes • Make recommendations after analysis of the data using quality tools • Protect the Intellectual Property rights of the Company • Function as program manager when appropriate • Provide technical guidance and mentoring to less experienced engineers • Advance repair technologies by introducing new innovative manufacturing solutions • Technical support to multiple U.S. and global shops within GE Engine Services, non-GE partnerships, & airline customers to provide on-going hardware solutions and industrialize and/or qualify new repairs • Develop, revise, and coordinate technical and regulatory approval for repairs or repair enhancements for Commercial Engine Shop Manual (ESM) publication
Qualifications/Requirements: • Bachelor's Degree of Science in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Computer Science • 3 years of experience in an Engineering position with Manufacturing. design, or repair experience • Experience repairing/restoring parts within military or commercial engines • Experience in Aerospace manufacturing or design experience • Experience in repair processes including welding, brazing, coating, stripping and machining, and inspection
Desired Characteristics: • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs • Demonstrated leadership in advancing the state of the art in a technical specialty • Good self-learning and self-coaching skills • Lean manufacturing experience and statistical process control understanding
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