Business Segment: Energy Connections Automation & Controls
Location(s): United States; Virginia; Charlottesville
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 Energy Connections designs and deploys industry-leading technologies that turn the world on. We transport, convert, automate and optimize energy to ensure we provide safe, efficient and reliable electrical power. Uniting all the resources and scale of the world’s first digital industrial company, we connect brilliant machines, grids, and systems to power utility, oil & gas, marine, mining and renewables customers, that keep our world running. www.GEEnergyConnections.com
We are a leading provider of automation and control products and services for equipment and plant control in Power Generation, Process, and Manufacturing industries. Our differentiated Industrial Internet solutions enable customers to optimize equipment performance and ensure reliable and efficient operations by connecting their equipment, data, and people to Insights and Actions generated through Analytics. Our Edge solutions include Outcome Optimizing Controls, Field Agents, Operator Interface products, and an Industrial Communications portfolio for hard to connect distributed assets. Our dedicated team includes some of the best minds in automation capable of solving our customers’ toughest challenges. GE Automation & Controls is a business unit within GE Energy Connections.
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 MFG Test Technician will actively support quality, process and safety improvement initiatives such as LEAN, etc.
Essential Responsibilities: As the MFG Test Technician, you will:
Analyze test results and troubleshoot complex problems and report abnormal conditions
Interpret diagrams and specifications for all products and perform prescribed test
Be capable of understanding circuitry involved in all products using and understanding the use of all electrical instruments and measuring devices involving test equipment, and performing troubleshooting and minor repairs to test equipment
Maintain workplace and equipment in clean, safe and orderly condition and follow all safe work procedures
Interface with Manufacturing and Engineering functions
Perform other related duties as assigned
Associates Degree in electronics or equivalent degree
Must be willing and able to lift 40 lbs
Must be willing and able to distinguish colors
Ability and willingness to learn basic PC skills
Experience performing system assembly and test operations.
Able to read schematics
Able to demonstrate efficient use of scopes, meters or logic analyzers
Proficient in analyzing micro-processor circuit boards
Strong problem solving skills
Highly motivated team player and able to work with minimum supervision
Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills
Seeks & offers willingness to help/train whenever possible
Seeks opportunities to grow skills and learn new tasks
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Locations: United States; Virginia; Charlottesville
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