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Field Service Technician

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/26/2017 12:01:49 PM
  • 2835091
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Surface
Location(s): United States ; Mississippi; Laurel


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Role Summary:
The Field Service Technician will provide service to customers by installing, repairing, or removing gate valves, production valves and wellhead equipment according to blueprints and manufacturer’s instructions. The technician will apply knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical machinery.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Field Service Technician, you will:

  • Comply with all safety, health, environmental, and quality Management System requirements, policies, and procedures relevant to the position
  • Ensure the promotion of awareness of customer requirements in respective areas of responsibility and / or location and monitor customer satisfaction
  • Prepare and submit written reports after each service job to the customer
  • Follow customer service orders as dispatched from Service Manager
  • Complete necessary paperwork for invoicing, equipment identification / tracking, inventory control, and expense monitoring
  • Evaluate, assemble / disassemble, install & repair all types/brands of wellhead and frac equipment
  • Diagnose service problems and recommend or implement appropriate solutions
  • Ensure periodic maintenance and repairs to Company vehicle consistent with Company policy
  • Maintain Company vehicle with necessary tools and equipment to perform service jobs
  • Operate Company vehicle in compliance with applicable Company policy and / or applicable laws of the jurisdiction in which the vehicle is operated
  • Adhere to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations
  • Provide input and assistance to other functional areas throughout assigned facility and / or region in order to improve processes and customer satisfaction levels

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in wellhead or valve equipment or oil field service

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to work “on-call” 24/7 – an essential duty
  • Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a Class A CDL license, when required by state law or when towing test unit trailer
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
  • Ability and willingness to operate a torque unit, test pump, mechanical casing saw and cutting torch if required to complete a job task
  • Ability and willingness to work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
  • Ability and willingness to lift objects weighing up to 40 lbs.
  • Ability and willingness to be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
  • To the extent that you are applying for a position that requires you to operate a GE owned /leased or rented vehicle for company business, you must be willing to submit to a check of your driving record

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Working knowledge of Mechanical, Electronic and/or Hydraulic Equipment; Documentation and Record Keeping; GEPC Equipment Identification
  • Performing Equipment completions (single/dual)
  • Performing equipment decompletions
  • Disassemble, inspect and assemble GEPC Equipment
  • Field Equipment Repair without Assistance; Equipment Troubleshooting (GEPC & OEM Equipment); New GEPC Product Installation; Equipment Problem Solving; Customer Service Best Practices; Mentoring and Training
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Intermediate language skills, intermediate mathematical skills and intermediate reasoning ability
  • Works autonomously within established procedures and practices
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with others

    GE looks for innovation everywhere. For 130 years, GE has been at the forefront of innovation, but finding solutions to the world's biggest problems has never been more important than right now. Join us today and become an essential part of the solution! Not just imagining. Doing. GE works.
    Start your career on the right path. Join our results-oriented team at GE Oil & Gas today!

    Locations: United States ; Mississippi; Laurel

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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