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Role Summary: The Lead Field Engineer - Power Delivery role will provide direction and assistance to work group in order to meet assigned objectives. In this role you will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.
Essential Responsibilities: As the Lead field Engineer - Power Delivery, you will:
Participate in EHS and develop a thorough understanding of GE’s EHS Policies and Procedures
Conduct work activities in a compliant manner adhering to the highest level of personal safety
Plan, organize, and perform field assignments in designated areas of expertise, directing the work of craft labor as required, in a timely and efficient manner
Develop and further expand technical knowledge and expertise, currently recognized industry standards for engineering ability
Maintain knowledge of applicable product line warranties, and accomplish effective warranty Administration
Develop detailed recommendations and reports, working with customer to ensure that the proposed design changes and contractual commitment have been met
Plan, organize, lead and execute multiple customer projects involving internal / external labor and procurement of material
Manage project team and have thorough understanding of customer and supplier contractual commitments ensuring projects are delivered in a safe manner and that our customer and business commitments are met or exceeded
Act as focal point for change orders
Work cross functionally with our Account Managers to help identify and quote new service opportunities
Assist in the development of job cost estimates and attend critical customer meetings, as needed,to review proposals
Plan, prepare, and/or instruct both internal and external training programs as required, to impart and perpetuate field engineering and/or product knowledge in area of specialization
Perform administrative functions; such as writing technical reports, ordering materials, securing quotations, preparing job status reports, reports to customers, time sheets, and expense sheets on a complete timely, and thorough basis
Maintain knowledge of the report system to the extent required for timely and accurate input of field information necessary
Exercise good judgment in controlling costs and expenditures of Company funds
Protect the Company's capital investments by properly safeguarding and maintaining that equipment for which responsible
Make contributions to the continued development and refinement of IS Engineering Standards and Procedures as they apply to designated specialty and to conduct work efforts in accordance thereof
Develop knowledge of Energy Services Terms and Conditions and those of customers and subcontractors, and perform activities so as to minimize risk and assure compliance
Strive to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction in all transactions and relationships
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering (OR a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 10 years of engineering / field experience)
Minimum of 10 years in the Power Delivery field
Ability and willingness to travel domestically, approximately 60% of the time. Occasional international travel
Ability and willingness to possess or be able to obtain and maintain a valid passport and driver's license
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
Technical skills in testing of power distribution and delivery to include Breakers, Switchgear, Relays, and Transformers
Strong PLC and Controls Experience
Experience in the design, fabrication, and refurbishment of bus systems as related to open and metal enclosed switchgear applications
Experience in the repair and refurbishment of LV and MV circuit breakers
Ability to build strong customer relationships
Solid business acumen and ability to sell GE to the customer
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with minimum supervision
Demonstrated interpersonal skills
Customer service oriented
Computer skills to include Outlook, Excel, and Word
Non-GE Power Delivery experience
US Military experience
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