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GE Transportation Overview

Chicago, IL
5001 to 10000 employees
1896
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Rail
Unknown / Non-Applicable
As a division of General Electric Company, GE Transportation is a global technology leader and supplier to the railroad, mining, marine, stationary power, and drilling industries. We drive change and progress — by rail and across oceans. We go farther and dig deeper ... 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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GE Transportation – Why Work For Us?


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.

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.

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Chicago is home to GE Transportation's global headquarters located in the downtown area. Part of the commitment to Illinois includes GE Transportation's active participation in the Get Skills to Work initiative, a coalition aimed at closing the skills gap and specifically, to supporting veterans as they transition to careers in advanced manufacturing. A recently announced partnership will help the state’s 76,000-plus new veterans pursue and fill open advanced manufacturing jobs by providing training to gain skills certifications.

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Working here

GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a competitive salary, outstanding benefits and the professional advantages of an environment that supports our employees' development and recognizes their achievements. GE fosters an inclusive environment where employees have the opportunity to succeed and diversity is embraced as a competitive advantage in the marketplace. The passion that our people bring to their work extends to their private worlds, and GE encourages a healthy balance between the two. GE values education and is dedicated to providing the tools and training for our employees' professional development.

Operating with Integrety

How we deliver results is as important as the results themselves. GE seeks to lead in workplace and marketplace integrity by respecting the human rights of everyone touched by our business, and by enforcing legal and financial compliance.

These commitments are detailed in our integrity policy, The Spirit & The Letter, which every employee supports with a signed pledge. They are further enabled by our ombudsperson process, which encourages any employee to report integrity concerns without fear of reprisal.

Work and Life Balance

Naturally, the passion that our people bring to their work extends to their own private worlds, and GE is committed to enabling a healthy balance between the two. GE encourages our people to meet their work commitments while balancing their own life responsibilities.

To support this balance, flexible work arrangements are an integral part of the way we conduct business. The Company also offers many programs and resources to support employees including financial management, family counseling and more.

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    I have been working at GE Transportation full-time

    Pros

    Good Work Life Balance.
    Good Culture
    Good People
    Strong Principles
    Good Work if you are at the right place

    Cons

    Too many changes in a small span of time that can be unsettling for employees.
    Average pay packages unless you are an MBA or in great positions.
    Canteen isn't great. No subsidized food and transport.

    Advice to Management

    Retaining employees should be taken more seriously

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GE Transportation Interviews

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    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 6+ months. I interviewed at GE Transportation.

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    My hiring experience was excellent. I enjoyed talking with the supervisor. He walked me through the hiring process. He told me my job description. He introduced me to the employees.

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