Assembler - GEMS

General Electric - Fort Worth, TX4.1

Role Summary:
All assemblers will perform multiple tasks in any combination and concentration of the mentioned areas and will rotate through all or most of the processes rather than being assigned to a specific task. Assemblers must be able to work as part of a team having responsibility for assembling numerous components and other duties as assigned.

Essential Responsibilities:
The sub-assembly of components and full assembly of finished
The installation and/or connection of wiring harnesses and associated Electronic components
The installation and/or connection of piping and associated plumbing components
The set up and completion, of various simple welding operations
Testing of assembly components for oil and/or air leaks, simple electrical malfunctions and various other simple testing. Repairs to be made when failures are detected
The use of standard machine tools including, but not limited to drill press, band saw, lathe, press breaks, laser, pipe bender, spot welder etc., and a variety of hand, electric, and pneumatic tools will be required
Paint applications will include, but not limited to dry sanding, masking, unmasking, finish paint, stencil, seal and touch up
Material transport may include the use of but not limited to radio-controlled cranes, forklifts and tuggers
Prying and setting heavy equipment
Work with all facility employees on improving manufacturing processes through prototyping, fabrication and experimental machining to develop and prove concepts and design and implement necessary fixtures and tooling for manufacturing improvements
Promote climate of cooperation; leading by example mentoring others in quality, safety, environmental, lean and high-performance work team philosophies

2nd Shift: 3:15pm – 11:45pm
Starting pay is $18.36/hr
Minimum of 1 year of experience using electrical and/or pneumatic hand tools.
Must be able to read blue prints, schematics and manufacturing instructions in a sufficient manner to complete the assigned assembly tasks
Must be 18 years of age or older
High-school diploma or GED or equivalent
Must be willing to wear personal protective equipment, for example safety glasses, gloves, hats, ear plugs and safety shoes
Must be willing to work in a tobacco-free environment
Be willing to take a drug test & submit to a background check as part of the selection process
Be willing to submit to random drug tests
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.
Must be willing to work as necessary to meet requirements of the position, including the ability to work occasional weekends and scheduled overtime
Must be able to complete some operations at heights up to 20 ft.
Must be able to climb and complete some work on ladders
Must be able to lift material up to 40 lbs.
Must have ability to properly use and care for assigned tools and equipment
Must be able to adhere to standards, do a quality job in a safe manner and within acceptable time
Every employee will be an in-process inspector

Desired Characteristics:
Auto Body experience
Electrostatic Painting experience
Manufacturing experience
Plumbing experience
Light Welding experience
Warehouse experience
Construction experience

About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
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.

Locations: United States; Texas; Fort Worth
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.