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Role Summary: The Turbine Mechanic is responsible for all duties associated with the inspection, repair, replacement, installation, adjustment, removal and maintenance of blades for a variety of rotating equipment in the service repairs workshop.
Essential Responsibilities: As the Turbine Mechanic you will:
Performs the removal and installation of a variety of blades on all rotating equipment following established procedures and blue prints
Fits, installs and/or modifies to close tolerance blades, steam seals, locking keys, assemblies, and turning gears
Prepares blades for installation including sandblasting, cleaning, etc
Performs such duties as shrouding and peening, seal removal and installation, satellite installation, and drilling and fabrication of locks to complete blade assembly
Sets up completed turbines for rotational testing
Design and fabricate parts as required
High School Diploma / GED
Minimum of 3 years experience applying mechanical principles in the repair, maintenance and installation of various types of mechanical equipment
Ability and willingness to work rotating shifts, weekends and overtime
Ability and willingness to wear personal protective equipment
Ability and willingness to travel to customer sites on short notice, both domestically and internationally, as required
Ability and willingness to gain nuclear access to work in a nuclear fueled facility
Please Note: GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Two-year technical or Trade School Degree from an accredited college, university or trade school
Accomplished skills in a trade with experience on Power Generating Equipment
Experience using precision measurement tools
Basic computer skills
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