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SDI Service Technician

  • GE Power
  • Experienced
  • Posted 8/5/2017 10:11:49 AM
  • 2916130
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Power Water & Process Technologies
Location(s): United States; California; Stockton


About Us:
GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

GE announced they signed a definitive agreement to sell the Water & Process Technologies business to SUEZ, a services and solutions company with global operations primarily in water and waste management. The deal will be subject to customary closing conditions such as regulatory review and appropriate consultation and we expect this to be complete by mid-2017. Water & Process Technologies will operate business as usual through this process and will continue to meet its commitments to its valued customers and employees. This includes hiring strong talent to help the business grow and be successful. GE is targeting to complete the sale of the business by
mid-2017.



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 SDI Service Technician will set up and service water purification systems at customer sites. In this role, you will deliver, set up and exchange ion exchange tanks to customers in commercial and industrial applications.



Essential Responsibilities:
As the SDI Service Technician, you will:

  • Drive truck to deliver ion exchange tanks and water treatment equipment to customer site
  • Ensure that correct equipment required for the daily route is loaded, secured and meets quality specs
  • Load and unload tanks on truck and maintains correct inventory on board truck as required
  • Complete Vehicle Inspection Reports for pre-trip inspection
  • Keep accurate accountability of inventory at each site and make changes as needed
  • Communicates changes thru the proper channels and follows up to ensure that changes have been made
  • Take water samples and conducts the following tests including but not limited to TDS, resistivity, Cl2, and hardness
  • Accurately record results
  • Rinse ion exchange tanks to customer specifications at customer sites and ensures quality specifications met
  • Perform both dry and wet ion exchange tank exchanges
  • Perform maintenance on equipment to include minor PVC repair
  • Maintain good housekeeping at all times, which includes the vehicles and customer sites
  • Follow GE and customer EHS policies and rules
  • Maintain contact with customer on site, communicating effectively, politely, and responding to their needs
  • Maintain good customer relationships
  • Assist with equipment or product delivery outside normal scope when needed due to business levels
  • May be required to be on call during non-business hours
  • Maintain and safeguards company assets (plant, fleet, equipment and inventory)



Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Possess a valid driver's license and clean driving record history
  • Ability and willingness to handle repetitive weight - 50 lbs
  • Ability to use hand truck and pallet jacks to move heavier loads
  • Ability and willingness to work in all weather conditions
  • Ability and willingness to: read, and interpret technical manuals, procedures, and regulations; to write reports; to subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure
  • Ability and willingness to work in range of environments to include but not limited to industrial facilities, manufacturing facilities, and power industry facilities



Desired Characteristics:
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in applicable fields such as electrical, industrial, mechanical, maintenance or plumbing
  • Minimum of 2 years of water industry experience in ion exchange, water treatment, reverse osmosis or membranes and related equipment
  • Forklift certification / experience or ability to obtain forklift certification
  • Associate’s Degree in electrical, industrial / mechanical, engineering, or water treatment disciplines
  • Vocational training in applicable fields such as electrical, industrial/mechanical maintenance, water treatment, plumbing
  • College coursework in chemistry
  • Experience driving company vehicles such as panel vans or service trucks
  • Initiative
  • Customer Focus
  • Accountable

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Locations: United States; California; Stockton

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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