General Electric

GE is an American multinational conglomerate. It is a global digital industrial company. In 2019, GE ranked among the Fortune 500 as the 21st-largest firm in the US by gross revenue. It was incorporated in 1892 and acquired all of the assets of the Edison General Electric Company and two other electrical companies. They produce one of the largest lines of electrical consumer goods in the world. Their consumer products only make up a small portion of their companies sales, while a large portion of the company’s sales is to the U.S. Department of Defense.

What

General Electric

Looks For

At GE Appliances, they value teamwork, innovation, reliability, and a strong passion to help people.

History of

General Electric

They operate in the following segments: aviation, healthcare, power, renewable energy, digital industry, additive manufacturing, venture capital and finance, and lighting. In 2011, GE ranked in the Fortune 20 as the 14th most profitable company but has since underperformed in the market by about 75%.

General Electric

Internship Programs

GE Internship Programs

GE offers meaningful, challenging work experiences each semester to students from universities across the United States. As part of their vibrant network of over 450 diverse co-ops and interns annually at GE Appliances, you’ll participate in on-the-job training, mentoring, extracurricular activities and community volunteer projects.  Earn while you learn as you advance your career and create your story.


What it's like to Work at

General Electric

Quick Facts

Entry-level careers:
Engineering
Manufacturing
Operations
Research & Development
Sales / Account Management
Security / Trust / Safety
industries
Engineering
Financial Services
Medical Device
Industrial
Manufacturing
office locations
Greater Boston
Greater Atlanta
Greater Denver
Greater Cleveland
Greater Houston
Greater New York
Greater Philadelphia
Greater Richmond
Greater Salt Lake City
Greater Seattle
Greater Tampa
Greater Providence

Internship Info

Number of interns (2022)
Preferred education level
Undergraduate and MBA students
Perks
  • College Tuition Reimbursement
  • Student Loan Debt Repayment
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Charitable gift matching
  • Work from home
  • Gym membership
  • Employee discount

General Electric

Interview Process

This hiring process can take anywhere from a few weeks to months. First, there will be an aptitude test. This includes sections such as situational judgement, numerical reasoning, verbal reasoning, and logical reasoning. If chosen, the next step is an interview. There are multiple rounds of interviews, with some including people from the HR team observing your body language and confidence. After these, GE will extend an invitation for a job if they choose you.