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
About GE’s Automation & Controls: 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.
Essential Responsibilities: As the MFG Simulator Tech, you will:
Test and troubleshoot complex microprocessor control modules to the component level using test equipment such as scopes, meters, analyzers and emulators
Interface closely with Engineering and QC during the start-up of new products and diagnostic analysis of existing and returned products
Support LEAN process improvement and safety initiatives in assigned area
Take responsibly for keeping work area free of hazards
Adhere to all established safe work practices
Associates Degree in electronics
Ability and Willingness to read schematics
Ability and Willingness to lift 40 lbs
Ability and Willingness to distinguish colors
Desired Characteristics: Bachelors Degree
Illustrate efficient use of scopes, meters or logic analyzers
Proficient in analyze and troubleshooting micro processor circuit boards
Demonstrated mechanical assembly skills including point to point wiring
Experience in troubleshooting on PLC and OI family of products
Experience working with database and/or spreadsheet applications
Works flexibly & actively to meet business priorities
Seek & offers willingness to help/train whenever possible
Seeks opportunities to grow skills and learn new tasks
Actively participates in Six Sigma projects (i.e. data gathering, analysis and reporting
Must be able to work sudden changes in work direction and have demonstrated problem solving skills
Must be a highly motivated team player and able to work with minimum supervision
Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills
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Locations: United States; Virginia; Charlottesville
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