FieldCore Field Engineer Controls OEM Trained in Wilmington, North Carolina
Requisition Number 18-0029
Post Date 3/21/2018
Title Field Engineer Controls OEM Trained
City Various USA
Country United States
FieldCore, a GE company, is a new, independent industrial field services company that will deliver the highest standard of field services excellence and capabilities for GE and its customers. A GE company, FieldCore will bring together the field services
expertise and people from both Granite Services and GE’s Power Services into one powerhouse. Driven by the values of safety, quality, and integrity, FieldCore will be built to deliver operational excellence for customers in the power generation, oil & gas,
nuclear, and wind power markets.
We are recruiting to fill openings for OEM trained Field Service Technical Advisors to travel to customer sites and support our customers with their installation, maintenance, and warranty work with industrial power generation rotating equipment, primarily
Steam Turbines and some Gas Turbines. We have openings for already OEM trained Candidates who have experience on GE Fitchburg, Lynn and Schenectady Steam Turbines and Frame sized Gas Turbines, and Boilers including HRSG.
These positions are for work in the North America and require candidates that are US citizen or legal residents with a current US Green Card. You must be able to pass a drug test and background check. Some of the physical requirements of this position are traveling
/ field service job that requires you to be able to be away from home for extended periods of time, the ability to lift safely a minimum of 50 pounds, perform physical work-related activities, and wear personal safety protection equipment (PPE). Employees
must be prepared to work in different shifts, as required, to safely complete the assignment.
The Field Engineer will oversee the management and execution of site activities including planning, organizing, integrating and monitoring of resources such as labor, tools and technical assistants as required to complete the work scope according to contractual
requirements. Assist in the testing, troubleshooting and commissioning of turbines. The FE will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning
at customer power generating facilities.
Provide customers with technical direction and support on Legacy Alstom Steam Turbines and or Legacy Alstom Frame sized Gas Turbines
Takes direction from FieldCore Management to implement Upgrades and perform inspections on turbines and is responsible for directing lower level craft labor to perform the Upgrades/ Inspections
Signs off on all changes/Inspections performed
Complete standard service reports, invoicing packages, and other administrative requirements.
Drive customer satisfaction through commitment to Safety and Quality
Monitor site safety during project execution
Ensure all parts needed for the job are shipped to the site
Provide Parts numbers and quantities of additional items using GE Electronic Tools
Supply customers with proper Turbine drawings by using GE Electronic Tools
Perform walk-downs during installation/ Maintenance to ensure that the customer’s contractors are working properly
Perform aftermarket upgrades that need to be performed at the site levelQualifications/Requirements
Bachelor Degree (Chemistry, CE, EE, ME, IE or Environmental Engineering) from an accredited college or university and 4 years of experience, or 10 years of experience without formal degree, in power generation or technical field services industry
Minimum of 2 years of supervisory / leadership experience
Successful completion of required training programs
OEM trained on Steam Or Gas Turbines.
Successful candidates will have a solid understanding of Steam Turbines, Gas Turbine Operation & Controlling Parameters
In order to provide direction to others, this position requires technical competence in reading and interpreting electrical/mechanical flow and instrument diagrams.
Extensive travel to and from projects and various field assignments will be required with up to 100% travel
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite (Power Point, Word, Excel) and ability to learn company and site-specific computer applications
Ability to manage and lead a Work Force
Ability to communicate and write effectively
Additional working knowledge of the below for overall understanding of operation is a plus
Electrical circuitry, both AC & DC.
Hydraulic and pneumatic control systems
Plant instrumentation including pressure, temperature and vibration equipment.
Experience with Legacy ABB/ Alstom control platforms, Procontrol P13, Advant, Alspa systems Previous experience with controls programming a plus!
Strong project management skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Strong business acumen and ability to sell GE products to the customer