General Assembler - Entry

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Role Summary/Purpose :

The General Assembler will work at the Erlanger, KY service center to assemble and disassemble boilers and other large scale, power generation equipment and their sub-assemblies following blueprints and specific work instruction.

Qualifications/Requirements :
  • High School Diploma / GED


Eligibility Requirements :
  • Ability and willingness to work multiple shifts
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, various shifts, holidays, and weekends as required.
  • Ability and willingness to wear personal protective equipment (PPE)


Essential Responsibilities :

As the General Assembler, you will:
  • Disassemble major structures and sub-assemblies for boiler parts in a timely manner and according to job order, verbal instructions, procedures, and / or blueprints
  • Perform basic inventory of parts before assembly
  • Be responsible for cleaning parts
  • Use measuring tools and apply knowledge of basic mathematics to measure various parts / components
  • Break down and perform visual inspection of internal working parts for structures or sub-assemblies
  • Shot blast off paint /rust / etc. using sanding procedure
  • Set up and operate grinders / sanders, jackhammers, oven, pneumatic tools, saws, cranes, blast booth, and fork lifts
  • Operate scissor lift as needed
  • Use various electric / air tools
  • Record measurements on various documents
  • Trouble shoot problems or issues that arise (according to specification)
  • Assist more experienced Assemblers with assembly


Desired Characteristics :

Ability to calculate figures, basic math, and understanding of measuring and metrics

· Ability to follow work rules and carry out instructions (written, oral, diagram form)

· Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations

· Ability to work well with others

· Proficiency toward continuous improvement

· Ability to communicate well with others

· Basic welding experience

Additional Information

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 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 drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

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