Assembly Operative

  • By General Electric
  • Stafford (United Kingdom)
  • Engineering / Production Management

Job description


Career Level

Relocation Assistance


GE Energy Connections
Business Segment

Energy Connections Grid Solutions


United Kingdom
Postal Code

ST17 4LX
Role Summary/Purpose

Manufacture of product to meet production and quality targets, ensuring assembly and inspection is carried out using the correct tools, current build and correct process documentation.
Essential Responsibilities

• Compliance with EHS adherence to safe working operating procedures from the perspective of their own safety and safety of their work colleagues
• Responsible for the build and test of the product to the manufacturing plan.
• Responsible for the build quality of the product, in-line with the standard operating instructions
• Responsible for the efficient manufacture of the product. In line with the defined process
• Propose and implement where instructed, implement process improvement actions that will result in sustainable productivity improvements without impairing product quality or delivery performance or safety.
• Responsible for the routine maintenance/cleaning of the work station.
• As & when required support any other duties that may be required to support the manufacturing facility.


• The ability to work and communicate as part of a team.
• Mandatory EHS Compliance with 'Safe working practices’ within the workplace.
• Requires manual handling expertise.
• Able to work to standard written operative procedures in autonomous manner
  - Experience in the light mechanical assembly environment or similar

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance is required and must be maintained for this role.  Please note that in the event that BPSS clearance cannot be obtained, you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security. Please see the link  below  for further details regarding the requirements for BPSS clearance

Desired Characteristics

• Understanding of ‘Lean manufacturing’ techniques would be advantageous
• Understanding of Kanban & Flow / Pull Techniques would be advantageous
• Mechanical/Electrical aptitude would be advantageous

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Grid Solutions equips 90% of power utilities worldwide to bring power reliably and efficiently from the point of generation to end power consumers. With over 200 years combined experience in providing advanced energy solutions, our products and services enable more resilient, efficient and reliable power systems. For more information,

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