Business Segment: Power Water & Process Technologies
Location(s): United States ; Minnesota; Minnetonka
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.
GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.
GE has confirmed it is exploring options for selling the Water & Process Technologies business. The plan to divest the business is a strategic decision that provides an opportunity to reposition the business for growth and further invest for long-term success. Water & Process Technologies will operate business as usual through this process and will continue to meet its commitments to its valued customers and employees. This includes hiring strong talent to help the business grow and be successful. GE is targeting to complete the sale of the business by mid-2017. 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 Tester I will work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment that manufactures and tests filter elements by setting up, loading, operating and reading testing equipment in accordance with prescribed processes. You will perform quality workmanship and keep scheduled deadlines to meet customer expectations.
In addition, you will:
Observe all Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) rules, including housekeeping practices; participate in EHS meetings, investigations, and audits. Proactively communicate and address safety concerns
Understand Testing safety, quality and production goals; actively engage in meeting these goals
Set-up and monitor machine operations according to standard operating instructions
Prep, load, and operate testing equipment
Handle, measure and mix chemicals in accordance with prescribed methods and testing requirements
Inspect products to ensure there are no visual defects; take corrective action as needed
Accurately test and perform data entry of results in manual logs or computer system
Inspect and package product to manufacturing specifications
Communicate production related issues in a timely manner to all levels (managers, co-workers, maintenance, engineers, etc.)
Perform tasks in accordance with quality and regulatory requirements
Perform any additional duties as assigned by Supervisor, Facilitator, or Lead
Be responsible for any other duties assigned
High School Diploma / GED
Ability and willingness to work overtime, as required
Ability and willingness to work occasional weekend shifts, as required
Ability and willingness to wear personal protective equipment, for example safety glasses, gloves, ear plugs, safety shoes, and a respirator, as required
Ability and willingness to work with chemicals, including acids, as required
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required; we will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.
Strong mathematical aptitude
Basic SAP experience
Minimum of 2 years of manufacturing experience
Basic computer knowledge and ability to perform basic computer input
Strong communication skills and ability to learn and understands all policies, practices, and procedures
Quality inspection experience
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