Component Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Gebze,
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Oct 2016
Closes
08 Jan 2017
Ref
2754470
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Successful candidates will launch, manage and execute one of the following aero-derivative gas turbine engine component repair industrialization program within the GE Power Services network.

• Cases/ Frames
• Life Limited Parts
In addition, they will;

• Help identify the full scope of component repair projects to be industrialized.
• Coordinate the specific repair development activities for the industrialization of repairs with the global Power Services Repair Development Centers.
• Frequently visit potential component repair shops and evaluate for their technical and process capabilities to perform related component repairs.
• Lead the process of shop layout, equipment and tooling procurement/design for performing related component repairs.
• Manage process of converting Industrial Repair Manual (IRM) requirements into functional shop processes/plans.
• Provide technical leadership in obtaining and training operators in performing the various related component repair processes.
• Coordinate with Power Services Aero Product Support Engineering team and drive the Repair Source Substantiation (RSS) and approval activities in the shop.

Qualifications/Requirements

• Bachelor's Degree or higher in Engineering with a solid experience in gas turbine engine component design and/or manufacturing/ repair processes.
• Strong technical background in either one or more of repair/manufacturing technology disciplines;
o Thermal Spray Coatings
o Conventional/ Non-Conventional Machining
o NDE Processes
o Joining
o Tooling Design
o Chemical Coatings & Processes
o Metal Cold Forming and finishing
• Strong oral and written communication skills, English
• Able to effectively interface with all levels of internal and external customers
• Effective team building, influencing and problem solving abilities
• Proven ability to communicate effectively and lead change
• Willingness and ability to travel 25% of the time

Desired Characteristics

• Repair experience on turbomachinery/ gas turbines /aviation engines
• Working understanding of the materials, coatings, processes and procedures utilized to repair turbine engine components
• Previous experience with Aero-derivative / Aviation gas turbines
• Experience working with repair centers and qualifying / substantiating repair sources
• Hands-on manufacturing or repair shop experience
• Understand operational characteristics and failure modes of gas turbine components
• Commercial understanding of economic tradeoffs associated with repair capabilities
• Shop layout and process flow optimization.
• Working knowledge of blueprint tolerances and required fit-ups / run-outs with mating hardware.
• Experience working in a global environment with multicultural teams