Engineer - Controls Engineering
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Huntsville, AL 35808
Role Summary:Our Ceramic Matrix Composite team is leading the way by revolutionizing technology of GE’s jet propulsion strategy. Our newest CMC site is located in Huntsville, Alabama. The Controls Engineer will report to our facility leaders. This role will demonstrate expertise in control systems, provide strong communication of business goals and processes, and has the expertise to solve problems. Check it out!
The CMC Value Stream’s proprietary technology uses chemical process at many of our sites. At GE Aviation, EHS and Process Safety are core to our business success, and we are committed to committed to establishing and implementing robust systems to drive best-in-class performance.
As the Controls Engineer, you will:
+ Communicate business goals, programs and processes
+ Demonstrate leadership and expertise of control systems
+ Build and maintain relationships with inside vendors, customers, operations and personnel
+ Coordinate several projects simultaneously and of moderate scope
+ Lead and influence small groups and business leaders
+ Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (Or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience with control systems)ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT:
+ Ability and willingness to work off shift positions (2nd / 3rd shift), as required
+ Working knowledge of PLC and Single Loop Controllers
+ Experience with specifying instrumentation and Variable Frequency Drives (VFD)
+ Knowledge of communication protocols (Profibus, Modbus, etc.)
+ Knowledge of a wide variety of processes:
+ Fluid Dynamics
+ Thermodynamics, etc.
+ Ability to work safely and effectively in an industrial or manufacturing environment
+ Experience working in a PSM facility
+ Familiarity with Process Hazard Analysis, root cause failure analysis, environmental and quality initiatives
+ Technical acumen – aptitude to understand complex manufacturing and design requirements, as well as the operational processes associated with chemical plants & equipment
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About Us:At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in
research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. At GE, developing people is embedded in our culture and integral to our growth. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re
passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come. Learn More about GE
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, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.
Additional Eligibility Qualifications: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). 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.Additional Locations:United States;Alabama;Huntsville;