General Electric Lead Engineer - Repair Development in Little Rock, Arkansas
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The Lead Repair Engineer will serve as the primary focal point in communicating business goals, programs, and processes in support of the Dayton repair business. In the role of Lead Repair Engineer, you will utilize your experience to work cross-functionally between functions such as Operations, Quality, Customer Support and the customer.
As Lead Repair Engineer, You will :
Develop new airframe and engine tube / duct repair schemes and transition into a production environment
Write and maintain repair packages and procedures that comply with GEAE policies, FAA regulations, and OEM manuals
Provide unique and proprietary repairs not available through field service data such as shop manuals – employ on-site FAA certified DERs
Initiate GEAE engine shop manual changes / additions (RD, PCR) through RTCoE, including content and justification
Work with GE Product Support and Fleet and Program Management to implement emergency S / B field modifications and fixes
Provide technical support for all processes used in the repair of tubes / ducts
Hold Special Process Owner (SPO) roles for approval and control
Provide tooling/inspection specification and instruction for fabrication and use
Establish acceptance plans and shop aids for tube / duct repairs
Provide new equipment specification and justification
Team with Repair / Manufacturing, Quality, Production Planning, and Customer Support to optimize business results including quality, delivery, and cost
Provide technical assistance (repairs, modifications, costs, etc) on potential Marketing opportunities
Continuously work to reduce cost of repairs using Six Sigma tools / skills and by planning / leading and participating in action workouts
Lead cross functional / cross organizational projects to improve business matrices and customer expectations
Develop and implement business processes to satisfy new customer / business needs
Understand the customer and develop customer-driven solutions
Exhibit leadership in daily activities through communication and actions
Challenge the status quo
Push / encourage different ideas and approaches
Use statistical tools to solve problems and drive change
Communicate to functional organizations and business leaders Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor of Science in Engineering from an accredited college or university
Minimum of 3 years of experience in an engineering position ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :
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 Desired Characteristics:
Strong technical aptitude, including repair engineering experience
Proven knowledge in the field of materials and process
Solid oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
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