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GE Aviation Overview

Cincinnati, OH
1001 to 5000 employees
GE
1917
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Aerospace & Defense
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the ... Read more

Mission: GE (NYSE: GE) works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works.


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Best Places to Work:2016 (#41), 2015 (#47)

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GE Aviation – Why Work For Us?


At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. At GE, developing people is embedded in our culture and integral to our growth. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come.


At GE, we are builders. It goes beyond businesses, brands and infrastructure. With four businesses and operations in over 160 countries, GE employees have an unparalleled foundation on which to build their careers, their abilities and their dreams. We offer our employees challenging, rewarding careers in dynamic businesses. Our people are the architects of the future. We sit in the front seat of history.

Innovation

From the outset, innovation has been part of GE’s DNA. That means being surrounded by bright, interesting people working together on new and exciting projects. It means trying to find new and better ways of doing things. And it means enjoying a career with extraordinary opportunities and enormous potential.

Leadership & Training

We hire exceptional people and invest in their growth. GE has a culture of continuous learning, thoughtfully designed to enable employees to grow their personal capabilities and reach their full potential. We invest in your education, provide access to experienced colleagues and give you the opportunities to work with intelligent, dedicated people, challenge yourself, and grow.

Global Business

We do business in over 160 countries, giving our employees a literal world of experience. Your opportunities at GE are defined, in part, by the emerging needs of our businesses, customers and clients all around the world, because we go where the opportunities take us. A career at GE offers you access to some of the most exciting and dynamic challenges of your lifetime.

Integrity

Integrity is an essential component of life at GE. It is how we conduct ourselves and how we do business. It is non-negotiable. While some businesses prize results over ethics, we value both. At GE we believe that how you do something is as important as what you do. We provide you with the training and opportunities to enjoy a successful career you can be proud of, now and for the rest of your life.

Citizenship

GE's approach to citizenship is a full-time commitment with the same goals, strategies and accountabilities that drive any other part of our business. GE applies its long-standing spirit of innovation and unique set of capabilities to take on tough challenges in our communities.

 

At GE, we are builders. It goes beyond businesses, brands and infrastructure. With four businesses and operations in over 160 countries, GE employees have an unparalleled foundation on which to build their careers, their abilities and their dreams. We offer our employees challenging, rewarding careers in dynamic businesses. Our people are the architects of the future. We sit in the front seat of history.

Innovation

From the outset, innovation has been part of GE’s DNA. That means being surrounded by bright, interesting people working together on new and exciting projects. It means trying to find new and better ways of doing things. And it means enjoying a career with extraordinary opportunities and enormous potential.

Leadership & Training

We hire exceptional people and invest in their growth. GE has a culture of continuous learning, thoughtfully designed to enable employees to grow their personal capabilities and reach their full potential. We invest in your education, provide access to experienced colleagues and give you the opportunities to work with intelligent, dedicated people, challenge yourself, and grow.

Global Business

We do business in over 160 countries, giving our employees a literal world of experience. Your opportunities at GE are defined, in part, by the emerging needs of our businesses, customers and clients all around the world, because we go where the opportunities take us. A career at GE offers you access to some of the most exciting and dynamic challenges of your lifetime.

Integrity

Integrity is an essential component of life at GE. It is how we conduct ourselves and how we do business. It is non-negotiable. While some businesses prize results over ethics, we value both. At GE we believe that how you do something is as important as what you do. We provide you with the training and opportunities to enjoy a successful career you can be proud of, now and for the rest of your life.

Citizenship

GE's approach to citizenship is a full-time commitment with the same goals, strategies and accountabilities that drive any other part of our business. GE applies its long-standing spirit of innovation and unique set of capabilities to take on tough challenges in our communities.

 

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Andrew

Edison Engineering Development Program, GE Global Research

“A major factor is GE's reputation for creating the industry's future leaders and their global business.”

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James

Lead Statistical Methods Engineer & Global Quality Manager

“GE has a propensity for finding and retaining extraordinarily talented people. I enjoy working with this caliber 'huge brains' coworker.”

 
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Elesha

Information Management Program Manager, GE Transportation

“The best thing about working at GE is the caliber of people that I have the pleasure of working with and being challenged by.”

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Jennifer

Manager, Organization & Staffing, Corporate

“With things constantly evolving, I thought I could continuously grow as a person both professionally and personally. And I was definitely right.”

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Jessica

Edison Engineering Development Program, GE Healthcare

“It may sound cliché, but I really wanted to work on technology that helps save lives.”

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Natalie

MRP/buyer, GE Energy

“I decided to join GE because it is a large, multinational company with excellent leadership programs, its diversity of products, and numerous career opportunities.”

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Peter

Zone Operations Manager

“Having full P&L responsibility for multiple sites being empowered to make strategic business decisions.”

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Sanket

Sales Account Manager

“The most fascinating thing about working in GE is that it offers a broad spectrum of opportunities across the globe.”

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Veni

Lead Software Engineer, GE Transportation

“Innovation. I read the GE caption “Imagination at Work” from one of the forwarded emails from my friends in my undergrad, it made me to aspire to be part of GE one day.”


 
 
 
 
 

Workforce Diversity

GE is committed to employing a diverse workforce of the best minds in the world; take a look at the metrics of our workforce diversity.

SUPPORTING WORKPLACE DIVERSITY

African American Forum

The AAF provides employees with mentors, seminars, networking, and career discussion. The forum also contributes to the development of local African American communities.

Asian Pacific American Forum

The APAF supports the Asian Pacific American community with a career development network while promoting broader awareness of differences in Asian and American cultures.

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender & Ally Alliance

GE's commitment to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender communities is supported by the GLBTA Forum, as well as our offering of benefits for domestic partners.

Hispanic Forum

The Hispanic Forum supports coaching, mentoring, role modeling and the recruitment of Hispanic talent. It also reaches out to Hispanic communities with service and corporate sponsorships.

Veterans Network

The GE Veterans Network is a community of employees that provides support for the recruitment, transition and career development of military veterans at GE.

Women's Network

The rapidly growing Women's Network supports the professional development of women around the world by sharing the wisdom of successful women role models.

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    "Continually challenged with new opportunities while being introduced to new solution techniques."

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    Current Employee - Engineering Manager in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - Engineering Manager in Cincinnati, OH
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    I have been working at GE Aviation full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The product, the teams, the integrity of the business are first class. New opportunities exist daily to advance skill sets setting all engineering apart from other businesses engineering departments.

    Cons

    Due to the level of customer service inherent in the product it can be difficult to separate work and personal life balance.

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GE Aviation Interviews

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    Technical Support Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Indianapolis, IN
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at GE Aviation (Indianapolis, IN).

    Interview

    Lots of Situational & Behavior question , solo projects and group projects. Very nice assessors and help you fell comfortable. Dint get the job but it was my first big interview at a big company

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