GE Careers
Apply Now    

Supplier Quality Engineer

  • GE Aviation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 12/7/2017 1:50:16 PM
  • 3026717
  • Job Function: Sourcing
  • 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.

Start your career on the right path. Join our results-oriented team at GE Aviation today!
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.

Role Summary:
The Supplier Quality Engineer is responsible for defined work or projects with moderate complexity. In this role you will follow an individual work plan, meet day-to-day short-term objectives and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition you will :


  • Provide leadership to drive growth in business cooperation between GE and supplier base
  • Act as the technical focal point for supplier activities directed toward process control and quality assurance of business components
  • Establish a structured approach for consistency and adherence to quality procedures and requirements
  • Work closely with various divisions of Infrastructure businesses to conduct First Piece Qualification (FPQ), quality surveillance, and capacity audits
  • Assist in the supplier approval process including manufacturing, technology, and Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) risk analysis
  • Track and work on Request For Quotation (RFQ's) and new business opportunities
  • Drive continuous improvement of supplier’s quality, cycle, and delivery performance through Six Sigma
  • Work closely with Sourcing, Manufacturing, and Engineering to eliminate roadblocks and communication barriers that may affect quality and delivery requirements

    Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Sourcing)

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :


  • Willingness and ability to travel as necessary
  • 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:

  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Prior experience in interpretation of blueprints / specifications, metrology, and manufacturing process planning / evaluation
  • Ability to work in cross-functional, global team environment
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Six Sigma training is preferred (GE employees only)

    Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century.

    At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come.



    GE Aviation Mechanical Systems - located in the Loves Park section of Rockford has been producing high-quality aerospace products since 1937. Product lines include electrically and pneumatically actuated pneumatic valves, electronic temperature controls, linear and rotary electromechanical actuators, high-performance fans and blowers as well as comprehensive air and thermal management systems. Our products and systems are used globally on commercial jetliners, fighters, transports, drones, missiles, helicopters, UAVs, and marine applications. Learn more about our area!



    To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on twitter: @geconnections



    #GEConnect12

    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.


  • Apply Now    
    Link for schema

    GE Careers Technical Assistance

    Having technical issues with ge.com/careers or your application? We're here to help.

    Get In Touch

    Connect With Us

    Stay up to date on GE and possible opportunities that open in areas that interest you.

    Sign Up