FieldCore Installation Technician - Wind in Salem, Oregon

Requisition Number 18-0483

Post Date 7/16/2018

Title Installation Technician - Wind

City Remote

Country United States

Description

FieldCore, a G.E.Company, is a new, independent industrial field services company that will deliver the highest standard of field services excellence and capabilities for G.E. and its customers. A G.E. company, FieldCore will bring together the field services

expertise and people from both Granite Services and G.E.'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.

SUMMARY:

The Installation Technician is responsible for ensuring that General Electric (GE) turbines are constructed per approved procedures and are authorized to act in an advisory

capacity to GE’s construction contractors to ensure proper installation for all components prior to turbine hand over to the commissioning lead.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Verify that the work is completed in compliance with customer’s requirements

· Document all work performed

· Follow all assigned Environmental, Health and Safety procedures

· Supervise the construction of wind turbines

· Perform installation inspection of completed turbines

· Repair defects

· Report policy or procedure violation

· Troubleshoot mechanical problems

· Submit progress reports

· Liaise with internal and external customers

· Perform other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

· Must have and able to provide GE Installation Technician certification on any of the the current platforms.

· Operate tools, equipment, instruments.

· Torqing towers, aligning generators, pulling pucks using torque, slam, and large wrenches.

· Mechanical and hydraulic troubleshooting.

· Cleaning and lubricating on maintenance.

· Must be proficient in:

o Foundation prep, grout and leveling devices

o Prep, locating, lifting and installation of major WTG components.

o Rotor Assembly: Hub prep and staging, Blade lifting, handling and torqueing.

o Rotor Install: Prep and installation.

o Tower wiring and cable drop.

o Buss bar system prep and installation.

o Generator Alignment.

o IIP procedure, LOTO and process.

o Digital Systems: GE Box, dPRO, ServiceNow

· Ability to adapt quickly to a dynamic environment.

· Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability to communicate effectively.

· Motor vehicle operation to and from turbines, shop, and multiple sites.

· Computer proficient

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

· Technical degree or diploma in Electrical or Mechanical discipline OR Equivalent of 2 years’ experience in the field.

· Must have and able to provide GE Installation Technician certification on any of the the current platforms.

· Must have a valid driver’s license.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

· May be required to climb a 260 foot (80-100 meters) wind tower, walk across hub and in the event of an emergency repel off. The ladders which you will be using are safety

tested to a maximum limit of 300 pounds (150kg) which includes tools/backpack weighing up to 50 lbs (25kg).

· May be required working at heights of up to 300 feet (100 meters).

· May be required working in confined space(s).

· May be required to lift and move objects up to 50 pounds (25kg).

· May be required to work outside in extreme temperatures and weather conditions. (i.e. extreme heat in the summer and freezing conditions in the winter).

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.

EEO/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Vets.

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