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Field Service Tech. (E&C)-High Voltage Circuit Breaker

  • GE Energy Connections
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/17/2017 5:06:36 PM
  • 2921009
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Energy Connections Grid Solutions
Location(s): United States; Pennsylvania; Pittsburgh


About Us:
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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.

Role Summary:
The Field Service Technician will perform Installation, Commissioning, Electro Mechanical Troubleshooting, Repair / Adjustments and Modifications, to GE High Voltage Circuit Breakers and Disconnect Switches worldwide.

Essential Responsibilities:
As the Field Service Tech. (E&C) High Voltage Circuit Breaker, you will:

  • Perform troubleshooting activities at site locations to diagnose problems, determine appropriate resolution, and implements corrective actions
  • Perform Installation and Commissioning activities at customer site locations
  • Utilize Test Equipment to insure the Equipment/Component is within Specifications
  • Be capable of working unsupervised and directing Contractors or Customer Employees in completion of the scope of work
  • Work with Engineering, Customer Care and Project Managers to ensure the technical integrity and proper Installation and Commissioning of GE High Voltage Equipment
  • Develop presentations and provides Training and Instruction to Customers
  • Ensure appropriate Response and Service is provided to customer
  • Exercise good judgment in controlling cost and expenditures of Company Funds



Qualifications/Requirements:
  • College or Technical / Trade School Degree in an Engineering / Technical Field
  • Minimum of 2 years Field Service Circuit Breaker Maintenance Experience in Substation Environment or Equivalent Manufacturing Experience

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability and willingness to read and understand Electrical, Mechanical Drawings and Engineering Directives
  • Valid US Driver’s License
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 85% of the time, as required
  • Ability and willingness to attain a US Passport. Work is primarily in the Continental US however Overseas travel is required to support GE Equipment installed worldwide
  • Ability and willingness frequent lifting and other manual work
  • Ability and willingness to be on-call, responding to customer / plant needs on off hours
  • Ability and willingness to gain access and maintain access to a facility per customer requirements
  • Ability and willingness to adhere to all GE Safety Regulations


Desired Characteristics:
  • Electro Mechanical Experience
  • Competent in Multimeter Functions
  • Has strong communication (written and oral)
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite (Power Point, Word, Excel) and ability to learn company and site specific computer applications.
  • Has strong Interpersonal and Leadership Skills
  • Is customer focused; customer service and results oriented
  • Has strong analytical skills
  • Is a team player with the ability to take initiative
  • Ability to execute increasingly complicated assignments, which require considerable engineering skill and creative ability and independent judgment
  • Strong computer proficiency and technical aptitude with the ability to utilize MS Office applications
  • Ability to learn and follow defined departmental policies, procedures and practice
  • Integrity: accepting and adhering to high ethical, moral, and personal values in decisions, communications, actions, and when dealing with others
  • Strong analytical, project management organizational skills

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Locations: United States; Pennsylvania; Pittsburgh

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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