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Apprentice - General / Mechanical Assembly

  • GE Power
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/8/2017 3:33:43 PM
  • 2901263
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Power Power Services
Location(s): United States; Kentucky; Erlanger


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:
The Mechanical Assembler will work at the Erlanger, KY service center to disassemble / assemble boilers and other large scale, power generation equipment and their subassemblies following blueprints and specific work instruction. This role is currently on second shift, but the position may require off shift support and periodic overtime.



Essential Responsibilities:
As the Apprentice - General / Mechanical Assembly, you will:

  • Plan assembly procedures, following work instruction, safety procedures and customer specifications
  • Drill, tap, or ream holes and aligns components, bolts, screws or rivets parts together during re-assembly
  • Install moving parts, such as shafts, levers, or bearings, and works them to test free movement including final testing before shipment
  • Use a variety of measuring devices, blue prints and visual work instruction
  • Use a wide variety of associated shop equipment and tooling including tact weld, grinding and manual machine processes


Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or GED


Desired Characteristics:
  • Ability and willingness to work multiple shift(s)
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, various shifts, holidays and weekends, as required
  • Ability and willingness to wear personal protective equipment
  • Ability to calculate figures, basic math and understanding of measuring and metrics
  • Ability to follow work rules, carry out instructions either written, oral, or diagram form
  • Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations


Locations: United States; Kentucky; Erlanger

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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