Business Segment: Power Water & Process Technologies
Location(s): United States; California; Stockton
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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.
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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)
High School Diploma / GED
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
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
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