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Designer

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/24/2017 4:12:27 PM
  • 2816848
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Turbomachinery Solutions
Location(s): United States ; Texas; Lufkin


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Through project management expertise and technology innovation, we work to help lower costs, make things faster, simpler and more productive for our customers.

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Role Summary:
The Designer provides clear, complete, and accurate graphics and detail drawings needed to manufacture component parts which meet customer requirements in a timely manner.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Designer you will:

  • Analyze customer’s purchase order and specifications, and organize development of the work order (e.g., calculating gear ratios, selecting materials, composing specification data sheets, preparing blueprint mark-ups, etc.
  • Make a final, workable graphic design, checking dimension of parts, materials to be used, relation of one part to another, and relation of various parts to whole structure or project
  • Utilize knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, mathematics, building materials, and other physical sciences to complete drawings
  • Provide illustrations and graphic designs using necessary detailed requirements from a sketch of a part, sub-assembly, or simple component of a power transmission to ensure that each part built by LUFKIN’s Power Transmission Division meets specific design standards
  • Work as a team, interfacing with draftsmen, engineers, and shop personnel to make any necessary adjustments or changes to ensure the accuracy and workability of the designs
  • Use computer-assisted drafting (CAD) equipment and software in the design process. Use PC word processing and spread sheets effectively
  • Perform special projects as assigned

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Associate’s Degree from an accredited college or university (OR High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution with a minimum 3 years if experience in Drafting & Design)
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in Drafting & Design

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Ability and willingness to work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
  • Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Ability to work with fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry
  • Ability to calculate figures, such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations
  • Ability to use analytical skills to interpret a variety of concrete variables in situations requiring personal initiative
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of computer-assisted drawing (CAD)

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    Locations: United States ; Texas; Lufkin

    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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