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Winder

  • GE Power
  • Experienced
  • Posted 11/9/2017 11:17:40 AM
  • 2863475
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Power Power Services
Location(s): United States; Virginia; Richmond


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 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:
As a Winder you will perform complicated operations involving the inspection, repair, replacement, installation and maintenance of all mechanical and electrical components in turbine Generators with emphasis on the Generator Rotating Field.

Essential Responsibilities:
As a Winder you will:

  • Perform mechanical disassembly / reassembly of generator rotors in high quality and timely fashion - (to include removal and installation of coupling, fans, retaining rings, blower hubs, wedges, blocking)
  • Perform this work using drawings, work procedures or work orders with minimal supervision
  • Braze either by torch, carbon or induction
  • Perform all electrical tests and inspections
  • Troubleshoot electrical or mechanical issue


Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience with small to large motor, stator and/or electrical component winding

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability and willingness to work rotating shifts
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime to include off-hours, weekends and holidays


Desired Characteristics:
  • Experience performing electrical testing
  • Apprenticeship card from state certified apprenticeship program
  • Associate’s Degree or Trade School Degree
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with generators or rotators
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with assembling/ disassembling end bells / retaining rings
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience brazing either by torch, carbon or induction


Locations: United States; Virginia; Richmond

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.

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