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Role Summary: In the role of Manufacturing Specialist, you will support assembly manufacturing equipment and processes with a focus on improving uptime and throughput. This position will involve the day to day troubleshooting of equipment problems and the development of long term solutions to sustain production. The Manufacturing Specialist will also work with design engineering for producibility of new products and to incorporate improvements to existing products.
The Manufacturing Specialist should be familiar with current automation and control technologies including servos, PLCs, control interfaces and tooling. Experience with electrical winding equipment is a plus.
Additional responsibilities include :
Provides day to day support and troubleshooting of all automated equipment across the shop
Ensures process automation and control system solutions meet all safety, quality, and reliability design criteria
Provides technical leadership and expert technical support to current Manufacturing Engineers
Monitors and reports system performance and health metrics
Ensures adherence to corporate manufacturing systems standards
Assists with new product introduction initiatives where new equipment development is needed
Participates in process improvement initiatives with Manufacturing Engineering
Drives measurable improvements in productivity and product flow
Leads Action Workouts to improve manufacturing processes
Provides the technical expertise to develop and implement automated manufacturing processes
Leads cost-out projects and shop floor action workouts that involve automated equipment
Works collaboratively across the materials, fulfillment and operations functions to streamline introduction of new processes and improved designs
Bachelor's Degree in Manufacturing Engineering or related engineering / operations discipline from an accredited university or college (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 5 years of experience as a Manufacturing Engineering Technician)
Minimum of 3 years of experience working with automated equipment and controls
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :
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
Experience working in a high-volume manufacturing setting
Knowledge of aerospace motor / generator production methods and processes
Knowledge of PLCs and programming
Experience with electrical winding equipment
Strong mechanical aptitude
Basic electrical knowledge
Strong documentation skills
Strong problem-solving abilities
Six Sigma training or preferred quality training
Strong oral and written communication skills
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