FieldCore Commissioning Engineer Hydro in Atlanta, Georgia
Requisition Number 18-0531
Post Date 4/30/2018
Title Commissioning Engineer Hydro
Location: All of Europe. This job is approx. 80-90% travel-based, home location is open to all of Europe.
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. 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. For more information, check out www.fieldcore.com
The Commissioning Engineer will complete the installation and commissioning of the GE Hydro (turbine & generator) at customer sites. As the key technical lead for problem solving on the engine at the customer site, the role will be the first line of contact
with the customer for problems solving and learning
The additional responsibilities for the engineer are (1) creating parts lists and detailed specifications to purchase materials/parts and to machine/assemble/test for control valves (2) issuing required documents for customers such as delivery specifications
and spare parts lists and (3) performing assigned engineering works in accordance with ability. In Hydro engineering, maintaining on-time delivery and good quality and enhancing cost-out projects are at the top of the list of priorities as well as the ability
to perform the Commissioning Engineering activities on site.
Be responsible for the commissioning of GE Hydro (turbine & generator) at customer site locations
Provide assistance to customers, operating staff and other GE field personnel on the installation
Perform troubleshooting activities on site to diagnose problems, determine appropriate resolution and implement corrective actions
Resolve technical issues, foster knowledge sharing and help others
Explain technical issues in a concise way
Act as interface between customer, channel partner and GE Hydro
Provide external and internal reports in a timely, accurate, and professional manner
Identify and report all customer quality or compliance concerns immediately to the organization
Build a strong customer relationship through a positive, proactive & professional approach
Maintain tools and test equipment properly and ensure they’re calibration
Prove a strong safety mindset to ensure the executed work reflects the technical requirements along with the GE safety standards
Perform others duties as assignedQualifications/Requirements
Degree in an electrical technical discipline such as automotive, electrical, or other related discipline (High School Diploma with a minimum of 5 years of experience in a field service role with reciprocating engines)
6+ years of field service experience in servicing or commissioning large industrial reciprocating engines
Electrical (Control & Instrument) background, testing calibration, reading of wire diagrams etc.
Worked in Power services industrie
Experience working on Hydro product lines
Experience troubleshooting the controls/electrical systems on engines
Authorized for working on electrical equipment (minimum 1000V), proof necessary (for Europe only)
Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate complex technical issues in an understandable manner
Professional knowledge of control technologies and (SPS) programming
Strong customer orientation and ability to deliver consistently a high level of performance
Fluency in English, French as preferable language.Desired Characteristics
Abiity to read and interpret technical manuals
Ability to provides support for field services with broad knowledge of processes and procedures. Identifies and solves a range of complex problems.
Excellent written and oral communication skills to convey technical concepts and provide training to platform personnel.
Ability to work under stressful working conditions.
Strong computer skills using MS Office software.
Demonstrate authority and assurance in dealing with people.
Available for extensive travel, up to 80-90%.
Ability to meet and maintain insurability standards to drive a company vehicle
Willingness to travel offshore.
Possess a valid driver's license.