12 months ago
The Engineer (Manufacturing Specialist) will function as manufacturing process owner / engineer and provide manufacturing support for our composite tool prep and prepreg cutting processes in GE’s Ceramic Matrix Composite (CMC) business. Position requiring understanding of composite concepts, methods and procedures.
In addition, the Engineer (Manufacturing Specialist) will:
* Work with a cross-functional team from the business unit
* Be point of contact for all manufacturing process related issues, and troubleshoot with operations and maintenance to improve machine uptime
* Monitor process KPI’s regularly
* Pareto quality data and apply formal problem-solving techniques to determine root cause, troubleshoot non-conforming product, and develop / implement corrective and preventative action plans to correct high-occurrence and repeat MRB
* Define and control production process including tooling and equipment
* Validate design specifications and shop floor application of new product, tools, or equipment
* Plan and execute equipment, process and / or equipment qualifications
* Own PFMEA for process and implement countermeasures for top RPN failure modes
* Execute routine and complex analyses using vested methods and technologies and / or contribute to technological developments in collaborative team environment
* Collect, prepare and present technical information in professional forums
* Propose, validate, obtain approval for and implement new / improved / modified processes within manufacturing environment based on business pull
* Engage company technical resources regularly to share and leverage best practices from experience / industry / Value Stream
* Provide empirical data feedback to broader process teams for validation / continuous improvement of process
* Establish and validate in-process measurement systems and define associated limits to maintain recipe compliance
* Create procedures and provide training and coaching to manufacturing technicians
* Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an accredited university or college
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :
* This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment
* Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
* 4 years of experience in Composites, Manufacturing, Production processes
* Strong oral and written communication skills
* Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
* Solid knowledge of engineering fundamentals and the proven ability to apply this knowledge in process improvements and development
* Strong problem-solving skills
* Knowledge of mechanical systems including tension control and mixing processes
* Experience with statistical process control and six sigma techniques
* Experience in managing projects to improve process technology and production efficiency
* Self-motivated individual with experience working in dynamic cross-functional teams
* Basic understanding of process control systems
* Ability to influence others and lead team on projects
* Ability to manage projects including balancing production priorities
* Familiarity working in a FAA regulated industry
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