Manufacturing Engineer Internship (1) Lisburn 2024

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Monitoring and Diagnostics team, based in Lisburn, Northern Ireland. Our mission is to develop state of the art monitoring technologies, generally deployed in an Electrical Substation, allowing a customer to understand and optimize the operating condition of their Electrical Power Transformers, circuit breakers and other substation assets.

We are looking for a dynamic and talented individual to join our team within the Global Supply Chain division you will be responsible for delivering a wide range of projects to support the growth of our business, Improve and/or develop global supply chain processes and to improve product quality by using lean and 6 sigma approach and effectively working in a cross-functional environment.

Key responsibilities

  • Analysis of existing processes and execution of improvements
  • Carry out root cause analysis of reported production issues
  • Experimental testing of dissolved gas analytics / sensor technology
  • Review Production line layout and re-structure as required
  • Project planning and execution of tasks to set timeline
  • Supporting new product introduction (NPI)
  • Support of daily production activities
  • Improve H&S and Ergonomics in production cells
  • Learn and apply lean tools and techniques
  • Develop and implement process improvement through automation
  • Review and update documented processes as required

Essential criteria

  • Has or currently are pursuing a degree in Engineering/Science (preferably Manufacturing, Industrial, Electrical and Mechanical, but all considered), or equivalent knowledge or experience
  • Competency with Microsoft Office tools, particularly Excel
  • Demonstrated time management capability
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment or independently on multiple projects with strict completion deadlines.
  • Good writing skills, accuracy and an eye for detail.
  • Fluency in spoken and written English is essential.

Desired criteria

  • Ability to collaborate across various functions and levels within the operations team
  • Confident at programming in excel and managing or developing databases/macros
  • Familiar with programming language example Labview or Matlab
  • Previous industrial work experience
  • Motivated to eliminate waste
  • Enthusiastic and imaginative

About us

Grid Solutions, a GE Renewable Energy business, serves customers globally with over 13,000 employees. We provide power utilities and industries worldwide with equipment, systems, and services to bring power reliably and efficiently from the point of generation to end power consumers. We are focused on addressing the challenges of the energy transition by enabling the safe and reliable connection of renewable and distributed energy resources to the grid. For more about GE’s Grid Solutions, visit https://www.gegridsolutions.com.

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