FieldCore Field Service Technician in Salem, Oregon

Requisition Number 18-0366

Post Date 3/16/2018

Title Field Service Technician

City Remote

Country Portugal


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

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Role Summary/Purpose

The Mechanical Technician Trainee will perform hands-on field service work on Jenbacher Gas Engines, with the supervision of an experinced techinitian. Such work include but is not limited to commissioning, troubleshooting, periodic maintenance, and minor overhaul.

GE’s Jenbacher Gas Engines range in power from 0.25 to 9.5 MW, and run on either natural gas or a variety of other gases (e.g., biogas, landfill gas, coal mine gas, sewage gas, combustible industrial waste gases).

Essential Function

  • Execute service on the engines in compliance with the maintenance protocol. For example checking oil, replace filters and valves and diverse types of measurements.

  • Execute major service on the engine in cooperation with colleagues in compliance with the protocol for major service

  • Get familiar with the failures analisys on the engines in the specialism of Mechanics, electronics and the associated software systems. Check historical data of the engine;

  • Support and follow the instruction of the lead technitians

  • Work effectively as part of a team of technicians

  • Process timesheets, expense reports, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) forms, and job reports in a timely manner

  • Comply with all EHS policies and procedures to ensure a safe and productive work site

  • Perform others duities as assignedQualifications/Requirements

  • Technician or higher

  • Strong electrician and IT skills

  • PLC knowledgeDesired Characteristics

  • Passion for mechanics and hands-on job

  • Able to understand and implement technical procedures

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Effective interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Strong computer skills

  • Available for extensive travel, up to 70%.

  • Possess a valid driver's license.

  • Ability to meet and maintain insurability standards to drive a company vehicle

  • Be fluent in English