Principal Manufacturing Engineer (Artificial Lift) – Midland, TX

General Electric - Midland, TX (30+ days ago)4.0


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Role Summary:
The Manufacturing Engineer role in Midland, TX supports all aspects of the manufacturing processes and related equipment in support of Artificial Lift (ESP) product line. Successful candidates will be required to take a “hands on” approach to problem solving, have demonstrated project management skills, and a desire to learn. Candidate will work closely with production employees and Product Engineering to provide best practices for manufacturing.

Essential Responsibilities:
Execution of capital projects on time and within budget.
Defining requirements and ensuring delivery.
Continuous improvement projects for manufacturing equipment such as 6S initiatives
Optimize the manufacturing processes to improve quality and material flow.
Manage process documentation such as work instructions, routings, and engineering change management.
Coordinate and communicate with other departments (Engineering, Quality, Production, Vendors, etc.)
Comply with and ensure department compliance with Company health, safety and environmental policies.
Handles special projects as assigned.

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Mechanical or MET preferred
3+ years engineering experience in manufacturing or Electric Submersible Pumps
Authorized to work in the US without sponsorship
Ability to interpret drawings and pumps

Desired Characteristics:
Experience with the development and troubleshooting of manufacturing processes and equipment
Experience with supporting new product development from the manufacturing side
Experienced leader of cost-focused solutions to manufacturing issues
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
Excellent project management skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must possess strong computer skills: SAP, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, CAD programs (AutoCAD, SolidWorks)

Midland, TX

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