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Asheville Machinist - Skilled

  • GE Aviation
  • Entry-Level
  • Posted 5/8/2017 3:19:33 PM
  • 2351847
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Aviation Supply Chain
Location(s): United States; North Carolina; Asheville


About Us:
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.

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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 Asheville Machinist - Skilled role involves the Manufacturing of complex rotating jet engine components, working with exotic aerospace alloys on some of the latest CNC machine tools in a clean, air conditioned facility. Following successful completion of the post-employment on-boarding training, individuals will participate on teams to identify and implement process improvement opportunities resulting in improved quality and product flow.

Essential Responsibilities:
In addition, you will:


  • Read and understand process operation sheets, tooling sheets, tech plans and associated documents
  • Work from blue prints and work instructions to produce parts
  • Have the ability to correctly gauge parts and record dimensions (understand IRDs)
  • Change and reset tooling
  • Successfully complete applicable special processes and operator certification requirements
  • Use measuring equipment, such as micrometers, caliper and gauges
  • Understand Part Process Flow (incoming / outgoing)
  • Perform preventive maintenance checks
  • Be an active contributing member of a high performance, self-directed work team with minimum supervision
  • Perform tasks that require manual dexterity
  • Complete all required compliance training

    PLEASE NOTE: Please apply through https://geaviation.selectrakonline.com/recruitment/recruit.aspx . Applications submitted through the apply button below will not be reviewed.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

  • An associate’s degree or higher in a manufacturing or engineering discipline from an accredited university, college or institution (OR completion of an accredited machinist or toolmaker program, OR a High School Diploma / GED with equivalent training / experience)
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience with manual or Computer Numerical Controlled machining in an industrial metalworking environment using milling, turning, and grinding processes

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:


  • Must be able to wear personal protective equipment, for example safety glasses, gloves, hats, and safety shoes
  • Must attend and successfully pass a state sponsored pre-employment training class for consideration
  • Flexibility to work off shifts

    PLEASE NOTE: Please apply through https://geaviation.selectrakonline.com/recruitment/recruit.aspx . Applications submitted through the apply button below will not be reviewed.

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience or training utilizing a combination of blue prints and work instructions to produce machine parts
  • Must attend and successfully pass a state sponsored pre-employment training class for consideration
  • Flexibility to work off shifts
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Demonstrated history of delivering results
  • Ability and willingness to balance multiple priorities
  • Demonstrated ability with computer systems
  • Demonstrated leadership and organizational skills
  • Successfully complete applicable special processes and operator certification requirements

    Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century.

    At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come.

    To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on twitter: @geconnections

    PLEASE NOTE: Please apply through https://geaviation.selectrakonline.com/recruitment/recruit.aspx . Applications submitted through the apply button below will not be reviewed.

    Locations: United States; North Carolina; Asheville

    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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