Edison Engineering Development Program
Location:
Columbus , Ohio
Posted:
October 22, 2017
Reference:
2930002
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.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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.

Role Summary:

Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP) is an intensive program for those who have a passion for technology, technical excellence and share in GE's values. It will accelerate participants' professional development through intense technical training and business-critical assignments. Graduates will have technical and business skills to actively and continually contribute to GE's future. If you love technology and want a career in engineering, EEDP is for you.

Essential Responsibilities:

Due to the rotational nature of the Program, the Edison Engineering Development Program is three assignments in related areas. The rotation assignments are intended to provide a broad exposure to the engineering field leading to a successful off Program placement. Program membership also requires continuous education through advanced studies and in-house courses and workshops.

In addition, 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 accomplishmentPropose new analyses, techniques and methodologies with respect to specific area of responsibility

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace or Materials Engineering from an ABET accredited university or college

+ At least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale

+ Knowledge of advanced mathematics, including but not exclusively limited to calculus and differential equations

Eligibility Requirements :

+ 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 openingGE 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:

+ 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

+ Preference will be given to persons who :

+ Have prior intern, co-op, or research experience in the Aviation industry, jet engine / propulsion system design, aircraft design or high temperature metals and / or composites :o Have a strong commitment to a career in technology and a passion for engineering and technology

+ Have demonstrated an analytical approach to problem solving

+ Have demonstrated program / project management skills leading teams; that are adaptable

+ Have demonstrated a commitment to community involvement

Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We're passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We're diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century.

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. 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.

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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . 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.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.

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