Winder

Recruiter
Location
Richmond, Virginia
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
20 Oct 2016
Ref
2725958
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
As a Winder you will perform complicated operations involving the inspection, repair, replacement, installation and maintenance of all mechanical and electrical components in turbine Generators with emphasis on the Generator Rotating Field.

Essential Responsibilities

As a Winder you will:
  • Perform mechanical disassembly / reassembly of generator rotors in high quality and timely fashion - (to include removal and installation of coupling, fans, retaining rings, blower hubs, wedges, blocking)
  • Perform this work using drawings, work procedures or work orders with minimal supervision
  • Braze either by torch, carbon or induction
  • Perform all electrical tests and inspections
  • Troubleshoot electrical or mechanical issues


Qualifications/Requirements

  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience with small to large motor, stator and/or electrical component winding
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ability and willingness to work rotating shifts
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime to include off-hours, weekends and holidays


Additional Eligibility Qualifications

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 background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience performing electrical testing
  • Apprenticeship card from state certified apprenticeship program
  • Associate's Degree or Trade School Degree
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with generators or rotators
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with assembling/ disassembling end bells / retaining rings
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience brazing either by torch, carbon or induction
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