Common Yard Technician

General Electric - Huntsville, AL4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $42,000 - $57,000 a year
Role Summary:
The Yard Chemical Technician will be responsible for day-to-day yard area Chemical operations. Work a rotating shift schedule while performing equipment set-up, operation and monitoring of area equipment in a PSM governed plant.

Essential Responsibilities:
 Conduct the day-to-day operation of plant yard area chemical systems: monitor the overall operation and status of neutralization systems and submit work service requests for system repairs as needed.
 Assist maintenance and engineering with troubleshooting and identifying equipment issues.
 Perform chemical tote / bottle change-outs on equipment support a high-volume, batch production environment.
 Ability to successfully follow Standard Operating Procedures to operate, perform preventive / routine maintenance and servicing various types of equipment.
 Ability to respond to and evaluate a variety of situations involving mechanical, electrical and systems controls.
 Monitor chemical levels and maintain process chemical supply levels.
 Responsible for the unloading bulk chemical and the loading of tanker trucks for shipment.
 Conduct work practices with safety and quality in mind in a 24/7 production environment
 Responsible for ensuring facility equipment and inventory / consumable levels are accurate.
 Complete required business and regulatory process documentation
 Maintain a safe, clean, and organized work environment
 Participate and actively engage in quality and continuous improvement projects
 Communicate effectively with peers, management, & external stakeholders
 Must be able to work in second shift/night shifts/weekends on a rotating schedule.
 Utilize business software such as ERP and quality/EHS software
 Other duties as assigned

Qualifications/Requirements:ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
Ability and willingness to work a rotating shift schedule.
Must qualify for and utilize specialized personal protective equipment as required for the position including arc flash, respirator, fall protection etc.
Have good mobility, with the ability to climb stairs and ladders and occasionally required work at heights.
As required ability to lift weight up to 50lbs.
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

Add Eligibility Requirement:
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 background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics:
  • 3-5 Years of hands-on operations experience in a PSM manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to analyze problems, identify issues and provide efficient solutions.
  • Strong organizational skills, and able to handle diverse activities simultaneously.
  • Ability to work in a tobacco free environment.
  • Ability to meet target schedules, actively and continuously working to improve processes and procedures.
  • History of working effectively with co-workers, leaders, and other employees and adherence to team norms.
  • Demonstrated PC proficiency.
About Us:
GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers.
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.

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