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Electrical Test Technician

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/26/2017 5:03:30 PM
  • 2836151
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital Solutions
Location(s): United States; Colorado; Longmont


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 Oil & Gas fuels the future. We push the boundaries of technology to bring energy to the world. We are inventing the next industrial era in the oil and gas sector. In our labs and factories, and in the field, we constantly push the boundaries of technology to solve today’s toughest operational & commercial challenges. We have the skills, knowledge and technical expertise to bring together the physical and digital worlds to fuel the future. GE Oil & Gas is a “fullstream” company, working from exploration and production to downstream. A $19 billion leader designed for a world of complex resources. The deeper, the hotter, the more remote, the more logistically difficult or environmentally sensitive the challenge – the more GE Oil & Gas can help.

Through project management expertise and technology innovation, we work to help lower costs, make things faster, simpler and more productive for our customers.

In today’s era of complex resources, the deeper, the hotter, the more remote, the more logistically difficult or environmentally sensitive the challenge – the more we can help. The GE scale helps us bring new solutions to market quicker to help our customers adapt to the industry’s changing environment.

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Role Summary:
In the role of Electrical Test Technician you will:

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Test Control System to Engineering and Customer specifications
  • Troubleshoot Modules, Devices and/or Software functionality
  • Perform tests on Modules, Devices and/or Software functionality
  • Setup test stand and manipulate the software to work with the control
  • Perform tests on Modules, devices and/or system consisting of various control types according to engineering documentation and knowledge of electrical and mechanical principles
  • Create appropriate documentation when needed
  • Interact with internal and external customers as needed
  • Assist the engineering department as needed to ensure systems are tested and shipped as scheduled
  • Accept independent responsibility for compliance to Environment, Health and Safety
  • Flow back and forth between projects while maintaining departmental quality standards
  • Quality control inspection of work and products during testing and completion of test
  • Read, understands, and follows detailed drawings, schematics, assembly drawings, customer specifications and test procedures
  • Provide support and backup of other supply chain personnel, be involved in establishing and achieving team goals while respecting the feelings, needs and varying viewpoints of others
  • Document and communicate by using a computer
  • Interface daily with internal customers to meet business objectives and external customer requirements
  • Develop and improve testing processes, written procedures and checklists
  • Required to follow all department policies and procedures

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Associate degree from an accredited college or university (OR High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution with minimum 5 years of direct experience in electrical assembly or electrical test)
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in electrical assembly or electrical test

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Travel both internationally and domestically up to 10%
  • Work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
  • Be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
  • Lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
  • Use hand and power tools for test set-ups of controls and computers for HMI‘s

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Minimum 3 years of direct experience with GE Control Solutions products
  • Experience using / reading technical drawings, schematics
  • Good manual dexterity; to work with hand tools, test equipment and computers
  • Communication. Effectively giving and receives information verbal and written in English for a variety of circumstances
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in testing electrical control systems
  • Basic knowledge of Prime Mover theory of operation
  • Basic knowledge of electrical / electronic theory
  • Basic knowledge and theory of hydraulic, pneumatic systems and mechanical principles
  • Basic knowledge of high-pressure gas/hydraulic systems and/or electromagnetic and/or prime mover theory of operation
  • Basic knowledge of PLC programing
  • Ability to apply systematic problem solving techniques
  • Ability to read and understand basic types of documentation
  • Ability to learn and be proficient at various software packages
  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible. Effective under changing conditions and with different tasks, responsibilities and people
  • Dependable. Sets high goals for attendance and on-time performance for self and team members
  • Requires one to be self-motivated in learning and development of their skills
  • Attention to detail. Ensures accuracy of tasks and processes to maintain consistent quality of outputs.
  • Good computer skills, keyboarding / data entry knowledge.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Flexible and effective under changing conditions and with different tasks, responsibilities and people
  • Ability to flow back and forth between projects while maintaining departmental quality standards
  • Dependable, Sets high goals for attendance and on-time performance for self and team members
  • Ability and willingness to cross train in other departments
  • Safety-minded at all times
  • Self-motivated and directed at work
  • Willing to work overtime as required
  • Motivated to build effective working relationships with coworkers, customers and suppliers
  • Motivated to improve processes and productivity
  • Courteous and helpful to all team members
  • Passionate – displays an engaging, can do, optimistic attitude
  • Accountable – sets clear and measurable goals
  • Curious – strives to learn new things.
  • Demonstrates unyielding integrity in all actions
  • Innovative – willingness to learn and think creatively
  • Externally focused – willingness to consider customer needs and make a commitment to quality
  • Shows initiative and motivation in offering suggestions
  • Willing to learn when presented with an opportunity

    GE looks for innovation everywhere. For 130 years, GE has been at the forefront of innovation, but finding solutions to the world's biggest problems has never been more important than right now. Join us today and become an essential part of the solution! Not just imagining. Doing. GE works.
    Start your career on the right path. Join our results-oriented team at GE Oil & Gas today!

    Locations: United States; Colorado; Longmont

    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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