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Senior Welding Engineer

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/24/2017 4:15:11 PM
  • 2753084
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Downstream Technology Solutions
Location(s): United States ; Florida; Jacksonville


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Role Summary:
The Senior Welding Engineer will Engineer welded components designed and produced by GE Oil & Gas. In this role you are responsible for specifying and develop welding processes, develop welding technology and solve welding related problems.
You will also guide Engineering, Manufacturing and Suppliers in welding science and practice, educating the extended team for the good of the business.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Senior Welding Engineer you will:

  • Certify Welders
  • Write, modify, test and certify welding procedures
  • Participate directly in critical qualification and RCA / preventive action activities when required
  • Work with Design Engineering, Material & Processes Engineering and suppliers to define technical / Quality and qualification / certification requirements, driving standardization across product lines whenever beneficial
  • Lead welding technical reviews and participate as a reviewer
  • Monitor and communicate project status, business issues and significant developments as appropriate
  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with Engineering policies and procedures
  • Develop action plans to anticipate and respond to problems
  • Take an active role driving welding technologies working across Oil and Gas as well as GRC initiatives

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Welding, Metallurgical Engineering or Materials Science from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a Welding Engineering position

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Ability to guide and influence others
  • In-depth understanding of engineering technology and tools
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills (written and oral)
  • Proficient personal computer skills
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects as an individual contributor, self-starter
  • Extensive experience with welding and fabrication; with the range of materials relevant to the Oil & Gas industry
  • General familiarity with industry Welding and NDT codes and requirements
  • CWI certification; ASNT and/or EN473 level III certification in LPI, VT, MP NDT techniques
  • Solid understanding of AWS, ASNT, API, ASTM / ASME, DIN, EN, ISO (materials, tolerances and NDT) standards

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    Locations: United States ; Florida; Jacksonville

    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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