Propulsion Engineer Jobs in Arkansas City, KS at GE Aviation
Title: Propulsion Engineer
Company: GE Aviation
Location: Arkansas City, KS
Job Description Summary:
The Jet Engine Propulsion Engineer develops work scopes for customer engines, dispositions engine hardware, and become a subject matter expert on jet propulsion for the CFM56, CF34-8, CF34-10, & PP20 engine programs. The Propulsion Engineer must provide a safe, high quality and cost-efficient engine for our customers, while working in conjunction with other areas in the Strother Field manufacturing environment.
Develop incoming engine work scopes that meets customer needs, adhering to contract demands
Work cross functionally with quality and design engineers to ensure that new processes achieve established metrics
Provide technical responses and recommendations to customers as well as internal business units
Support and meet production schedules and quality initiatives all within budget boundaries
Investigate hardware and work closely with design engineering to resolve hardware issues
Promote and build a positive working relationship with all members of the site
Strong communication skills
Proficient in computer skill and MS Office
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or institution and 3+ years of jet propulsion manufacturing and/or engineering experience (or a minimum high school diploma / GED with at least 15 years of propulsion manufacturing and/or engineering experience).
Engineering degree preferred.
Humble: respectful, receptive, agile, eager to learn
Transparent: shares critical information, speaks with candor, contributes constructively
Focused: quick learner, strategically prioritizes work, committed
Leadership ability: strong communicator, decision-maker, collaborative
Problem solver: analytical-minded, challenges existing processes, critical thinker
Effective problem identification and solution skills
Ability to analyze problems, identify root causes and provide efficient solutions using structured methodologies such as Root Cause Analysis (RCA), five-why, etc.
Communicate effectively with operators, peers, and management, in both written and oral manners
Ability to handle diverse activities simultaneously
Six Sigma or equivalent Quality training
Strong influencing skills
Strong organizational skills
Ability to work in a matrix organization
Our competitive benefits package may include:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance that begins on the first day of employment
Permissive time off, empowers you to take the time off you need to relax and rejuvenate
Generous 401(k) plan with a company match
Life insurance and disability coverage
Bonus plan eligible
And much more!