Internship - GE Power (Jan – May/Jun 2017)

03 Oct 2016
25 Oct 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Assist regional sourcing leader for business in ASEAN, ANZ and Korea, in collaboration with Asia Sourcing team, cross function team and other Corporate Sourcing team in the region.

Essential Responsibilities

Sourcer (1 vacancy)
• Execute purchase transaction works, update performance report, request for quotation from vendors, issue purchase order and follow up of delivery from
vendors; Liaise with vendors to collect documents or data according to sourcing quality requirement.

Lab Analysis (2 vacancies)
• Perform water analysis using automated colorimetric methods such as FIA, auto titration systems, ion chromatograph, discrete analyzer, Hg analyzer, ICP-
OES, ICP/MS, etc.
• Responsible for sample preparation, instrument setup and analysis, and data quality and report generation, etc.
• Conduct method development/operational improvement projects to meet new business and improve operational efficiency of the laboratory.

Customer Application Engineering (3 vacancies)
• Work with a team of highly skilled scientists and engineers at the GE Singapore Water Technology Center (SWTC) at NUS, on exciting and innovative projects in water treatment technologies and applications, relevant to the GE Water business over a minimum period of five to six months.

Manufacturing Plant (1 vacancy)
• To improve the efficiency by identifying wastes on the SDI operation process and suggest ways to improve on it
• Benchmark other sites with Singapore plant for standardization and improvement
• Support in quality documentation implementation to achieve toward ISO 9001 certification
• To identify wastes on the utilities to support in water, chemical and energy saving program
• To improve in equipment preventive maintenance program to develop method on timely execution of equipment maintenance
• Develop delivery routes for delivery operation on column to reduce travel time and faster turn round to customer premises.
• To identify area needs to further enforcement on safety in the SDI/ Mobile Plant and to implement solution to improve it

Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) (1 vacancy)

• Involvement in GE's online EH&S management platform including
1. Risk assessment
2. Emergency response preparedness
3. Ergonomics
4. Chemical management

• Compliance to product quality/regulatory through GE programs/processes
1. Safety data sheet
2. GHS system
3. Quality system

• Learning and exposure to chemicals and projects
• Opportunity to lead in team discussion during safety, quality and operation meeting

Membrane Chemicals Application (1 vacancy)

• Conduct lab and pilot scale experiments using water treatment membranes and membrane chemicals under the guidance of trained GE personnel
• Perform membrane cleaning study and optimize cleaning strategy through membrane property characterization and trouble-shooting
• Analyze experimental data and summarize results for presentation to GE team
• Read, understand published testing method, SOP and protocol, and able to independently carry out the relevant testing
• Report compilation

Water & Process Technology (2 vacancies)

• Market/literature review on state-of-art technologies
• To work on processes such as membrane filtration, biological treatment and other water treatment technologies
• To learn skill related to design of experiment and data analysis
• Hands-on experience on operating equipment and processes.
• Conduct water analyses in chemical analytical laboratory using different types of technologies.


• Undergrad in Mechanical / Chemical / Environmental/Bio-Engineering or any relevant Engineering or Business Disciplines from an accredited university
• Demonstrated Communication and Leadership Skills
• High energy and self motivated with problem solving skills.
• Able to manage documents
• Maintains high level of ethics, quality, safety and environmental standards in all aspects of the business.

Desired Characteristics

• Objective and goal oriented
• Team player, able to work with engineers and technicians
• Positive attitude, responsible person, and hard working
• Creative and innovative with curiosity to learn