Offers “General Electric”

Expires soon General Electric

Certified Instrument Assembler

  • Grand Rapids, USA
  • Design / Civil engineering / Industrial engineering

Job description

Job Description Summary

Grand Rapids facility builds electronic communication components, communication centers, beacon transmitters. These communication parts tell the command center what to do.

As a Certified Instrument Assembler, you will assemble intricate parts and assembles to manufacture circuit cards and chassis assemblies.

Successfully complete and pass pre-employment solder test that includes component identification and soldering

Job Description

At GE Aerospace, we have a relentless dedication to the future of safe and sustainable flight and the same dedication to the talented GE colleagues that make it happen.  Working at GE Aerospace means that you are bringing your unique perspective, innovative spirit, drive, and curiosity to a collaborative and diverse team. 

  • Career Growth: GE isn’t just a great place to start your career—it’s a great place to expand and grow your career.  Many entry-level employees grow into leadership roles in operations or other parts of the business.  There are also opportunities to continue your career at GE in Clearwater or across the globe 

  • Benefits: Our range of benefits includes health care starting on day one, 401 (k) savings plan with generous employer match, paid time off and more 

  • Education Assistance: GE encourages employees to continue their education and provides financial support to further employee learning 

  • Work environment: Grand Rapids climate-controlled facility offers onsite gym, cafeteria, Employee concierge service, tuition reimbursement, free parking with a great location close to 28th street.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Able to read and understand technical documentation such as schematic diagrams and parts lists.

  • Experience using hand tools for electronic assemble.

  • Must demonstrate the manual dexterity required to perform repetitive assembly operations with reasonable speed and accuracy.

  • Must be able to work under microscopes for long periods of time (requires good visual acuity, with or without correction).

  • Must be able to work under minimum supervision.

  • Must possess basic computer skills within a Windows environment.

  • Knowledge of IPC 610 & J-STD soldering specifications.

  • Must be able to show proficiency in the use of a soldering iron to perform certified soldering.

  • Tools that you must know how to use:

    • tweezers

    • jeweler’s screwdrivers

    • torque screwdrivers and wrenches

    • pull test machine

    • special equipment online station

    • Keen attention to detail.


  • Must have completed HS Diploma/GED from an accredited school

  • Minimum 1 year of experience in the assembly of small intricate parts and assembly.

  • Minimum 1 year of expert Soldering experience.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Familiar with Electric Static Discharge precautions.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office and PDF Viewers.

  • Motivated and a self-starter.

This role requires access to U.S. export-controlled information. If applicable, final offers will be contingent on ability to obtain authorization for access to U.S. export-controlled information from the U.S. Government.

Additional Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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 drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

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