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Assembly Technician

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/30/2017 7:54:07 PM
  • 2835941
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Surface
Location(s): United States ; Mississippi; Laurel


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Role Summary:
The Assembly Technician will provide support to shop assembly and disassembly area by assisting with flawless production and meeting qualifications. The technician is also responsible for all assigned aspects of the production process, including: Equipment handling and equipment preparation, equipment disassembly, assembling, painting, staging and various support activities.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Assembly Technician you will:

  • Comply with all EHS requirements
  • Work under the guidance of Supervisor / Team Lead to perform and complete the assigned duties in timely manner
  • Produce the required quantity in the highest quality minimizing flaws in the process, help complete product steps to obtain a finish product following all prescribed requirements and procedures
  • Enhance operational efficiency and safety by supporting the different assigned job task
  • Verify that assembled components meet GE Oil & Gas Pressure Control quality guidelines
  • Keep equipment in well working condition – perform scheduled maintenance
  • Keep all working areas safe and free of debris and oil

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in mechanical assembly, repairing wellhead and/or valve equipment assembly

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Ability and willingness to work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
  • Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
  • Ability and willingness to lift objects weighing up to 40 lbs.
  • Ability and willingness to be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
  • To the extent that you are applying for a position that requires you to use a respirator in the painting booth, you must be willing to submit to a pulmonary function test to be fitted for a respirator

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Basic computer skills
  • Self-motivated and team player
  • Prior testing, assembly, or electrical experience
  • Previous experience in the Oil industry
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Knowledge of hand tools / air tools
  • Previous Manufacturing experience
  • Works autonomously within established procedures and practices
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with others

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    Locations: United States ; Mississippi; Laurel

    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.

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