Aerospace TIG Welder - 2nd shift

GE Aerospace

4.4

(27)

Jacksonville, FL

Why you should apply for a job to GE Aerospace:

  • 4.4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.4/5 in supportive management
  • 89% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 89% would recommend this company to other women
  • 89% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.

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    Position summary

    our career at GE in Jacksonville or across the globe

    • Benefits: Our range of benefits includes health care starting on day one, 401 (k) savings plans with generous employer match, paid time off and more

    • Education Assistance: GE encourages employees to continue their education and provides financial support to further employee learning

    • Work environment: Jacksonville site is unique; we manufacture electronic component parts in addition to having a Repair & Overhaul shop for GE Engines. Our climate-controlled site has 27 different nationalities, and 9 active employee resource groups.

    Roles and Responsibilities:

    Role Summary:

    • Weld various parts/components using different metals such as carbon steel, stainless steel, nickel-based alloys and aluminum

    • Perform manual and/or automated TIG welding process on sheet metal and/or small diameter tubular parts

    • Set up welding machine and make adjustments according to work instructions/weld schedule

    • Prep parts for welding using work instructions, blueprints/drawings, etc.

    • Work to tight tolerances to meet dimensional requirements of product prior to and after welding using part specific methods, fixtures, and gages

    Essential Responsibilities

    In addition, you will:

    • Work with ME/Weld Engineers to solve any weld related issues

    • Acquire certifications and perform special process inspections such as weld/macro, solder, dimensional and leak test operations

    • Perform various other duties in the department as needed such as media blasting, prepping, drilling and disassembly of product, etc.

    • Work flexible hours/overtime as needed

    Qualifications/Requirements

    • Actively participate in a teaming environment that uses lean and 5S practices to improve products and processes

    • Basic computer skills

    • Basic math skills

    • Basic written and verbal communications skills

    • Pass Weld Certifications per NADCAP requirements

    • Read and interpret blueprints, drawings, specs, etc.

    • Proficient mechanical aptitude and use of various hand tools and visual aids including measuring devices such as calipers, dial indicators and/or borescopes

    Eligibility Requirements:

    • Ability to frequently lift, carry, push and/or pull up to 25 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodations

    • High School diploma or GED

    • Subject to random drug and alcohol testing in accordance with DOT and FAA regulations as required

    • Technical/Vocational training in TIG welding and/or 3 years TIG welding experience

    Desired Characteristics**:**

    • Excellent attendance history

    • Ability to produce error free products

    • Strives to meet or exceed job requirements

    • Degree/certificate in Weld Technology/Metallurgy

    • Aerospace/Aircraft welding background

    This role requires access to U.S. export-controlled information. If applicable, final offers will be contingent on ability to obtain authorization for access to U.S. export-controlled information from the U.S. Government.

    Additional Information

    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.

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

    Relocation Assistance Provided: No

    Why you should apply for a job to GE Aerospace:

  • 4.4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.4/5 in supportive management
  • 89% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 89% would recommend this company to other women
  • 89% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.