General Electric Supply Chain Intern/Co-op in East Flat Rock, North Carolina

Role Summary:

You will gain hands-on experience while working on challenging projects, network with professionals, and learn from some of the brightest minds in business. Current by GE spans the globe as an industry leader in lighting products, systems and services. Current by GE uses innovative technologies and "ecomagination," a GE initiative to aggressively bring to market new technologies that help customers and consumers meet pressing environmental challenges and deliver comfort and convenience.

Essential Responsibilities:

Co-ops joining the Current team have opportunities to complete technical assignments in a variety of product areas and across a broad range of engineering and technical functions (New Product Introduction, Design Engineering, Application Engineering, Cost-out Engineering, and Innovation). Our program offers students the opportunity to gain experience and develop skills by working directly with engineering teams on projects that have a significant impact on the business. We have challenging opportunities for both co-ops and summer interns in several Lighting Product Lines including Halogen, Solid State Lighting (LED) and Fluorescent. The benefits of the co-op/intern experience extend beyond the valuable work assignments, competitive wages, and housing allowances. Students can participate on committees of their peers that offers opportunities to develop leadership skills, perform community service, interact and socialize with other students, and network with the leaders of the company. We also offer training courses to enhance our students' technical and professional skills. Students who excel in our Co-op/intern program are given the opportunity to interview for full time opportunities through our Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP) or Operations Management Leadership Program (OMLP). EEDP and OMLP are 2-year programs committed to growing our entry level, high potential employees who possess technical excellence, business skills and GE values by accelerating their development through training and rotational assignments

Qualifications/Requirements:

Currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering. GPA of 3.0 or higher.

To be considered for an interview you MUST ALSO apply through our website: www.ge.com/careers and search for Job# 3186146

Desired Characteristics:

Successful candidates will have a strong record of academic achievement with a challenging array of technical courses, significant leadership roles on campus or in the community, strong interpersonal and communication skills, solid analytical skills and a passion for engineering or manufacturing.

About Us:

GE drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers.

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 offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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.

Locations: United States; North Carolina; East Flat Rock

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.