Edison Engineering Development Program - EEDP

General Electric - Grand Rapids, MI (30+ days ago)3.8


About Us:
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Role Summary:
Due to the rotational nature of the Program, the Edison Engineering Development Program can be three or more assignments in related areas. The rotation assignments are intended to provide a broad exposure to the engineering field leading to successful off Program placement. Program membership also requires continuous education through advanced studies that include in-house courses and external degree seeking opportunities.

Essential Responsibilities:
In addition, as part of the Edison Engineering Development Program - EEDP, you will:

Plan and perform assigned tasks within the framework of areas’ schedules, budget, quality and cost constraints while maintaining accuracy and thoroughness
Demonstrate ability to understand and apply engineering fundamentals in the business environment

Demonstrate analytical / problem solving through number orientation

Collaborate with Assignment Leader in setting realistic and challenging operation goals

Contribute to their accomplishment

Propose new analyses, techniques and methodologies with respect to specific area of responsibility where applicable

Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Electrical, OR Computer Engineering from an accredited University or College
Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :
Willingness and ability to relocate within the US for assignments
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 opening
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:
Basic understanding of engineering and / or manufacturing fundamentals

Strong oral and written communication skills

Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

High self-confidence
Ability to motivate others

Demonstrated scholastic achievements

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Locations: United States; Michigan; Grand Rapids

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.