FieldCore Technical Advisor - Controls Aeroderivative Turbines in Pierre, South Dakota
Requisition Number 17-0691
Post Date 7/21/2017
Title Technical Advisor - Controls Aeroderivative Turbines
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. 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.
NOTE: This position requires that potential employee resides within 30 minutes of a major airport within the U.S Central Region.
The Technical Advisor manages controls activities on site during the servicing, troubleshooting and Maintenance of controls systems to run lm6000, lms100 and lm2500 gas. Responsible for reviewing plant engineering documents and P&ID’s, troubleshooting of plant
systems and equipment, planning, organizing, integrating and direction of resources such as labor, tools and materials as required to complete the work scope according to contractual requirements.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Actively manage controls activities on site during servicing and troubleshooting as well as Maintenance of aeroderivative gas turbines, including diagnostics on gas turbine and auxiliary systems
Plan, organize, integrate, and direct labor and tool and material allocation
Understand PLC ladder logic, including basic understanding of how to navigate through ladder rungs while troubleshooting
Read and interpret electrical/mechanical flow and instrument diagrams
Ensure the correct installation, pre-commissioning, commissioning and maintenance practices are followed
Provide general knowledge of turbine instrumentation calibration, including various types of transmitters
Provide technical expertise to customers, service support, field technicians and operators
Provide timely and accurate internal and external reports
Ensure contractual obligations are met
Attend technical meetings with Customers
Ensure all in-field activities are carried out safely complying with company environmental, health, and safety (EHS) guidelines and procedures
Provide expert consultation on complex projects
Provide customers with technical direction and support on Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) packaged products
Overall responsibility of the management of site activities including planning, organizing, integrating and directing of resources such as labor, tools and materials as required to complete the work scope according to contractual requirementsKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Fluent in English
Experience with Gas Turbine Driver Control Systems and Auxiliary Systems
Solid Proven field experience on either Micronet, or MarkVIE controls systems, preferable both
Ability to understand and implement controls software
Familiarity with Wilson Fire System Commissioning
Wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected
Availability to frequent travel and work off-shore
Strong analytic and problem solving skills
Good interpersonal and organizational skills
Strong computer skills
Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goalsEDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:Bachelor Degree in Engineering and 4 years of experience, or 6 years of experience without formal degree, in power plant maintenance, turbine generator maintenance, or power plant equipment installation/ commissioning. Successful completion of required trainingprograms is a minimum requirement. Demonstrated progressive, responsible experience with various types of turbine generator equipment and site accountabilities is required.PHYSICAL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
Must be able and willing to work long hours
Must be able and willing to work weekly schedules that are not uniform on a day-to-day basis
Must be able and willing to work in extreme weather conditions (heat and cold) for extended periods of time
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
Must be able to climb ladders and steps
Extensive travel to and from projects and various field assignments is required. International travel may be requiredWe are an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.
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