Mechanical Works Engineer (Contract role in South Africa)
Posted 7/26/2017 5:33:01 PM
Business Segment: Power Power Services
Location(s): South Africa; Johannesburg
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.
Role Summary: 20 years relevant experience Must be fully literate in English, in reading, writing and speaking, with technical report writing skills and able to communicate in English at all times Above average interpersonal, communication and leadership skills Strong customer orientation Conversant with ISO 9002 and Occupational Health and Safety Act
MECHANICAL WORKS ENGINEER Works Mechanical (Turbine) Engineer to Provide a professional Engineering service on the full maintenance cycle from development of scopes of work, spares identification, inputs into planning, execution of scope, close out and the development of Works Engineering skills and experience to ensure plant availability, reliability and performance improvements on Turbine Centreline components.
PROVIDE AN ENGINEERING SUPPORT SERVICE:
Evaluate and interpret technical reports, specifications and deviations and make recommendations on repair procedures, scopes of work and instructions timely
Review and compile Processes, procedures and specifications
Compilation of Engineering specific work instructions, procedures and specifications
Review technical work instructions
Technical development and improvement of procedures, quality plans and maintenance plans
Ensure quality plans and check sheets are in line with OEM procedures, specifications and OEM/Rotek training manuals
Review of previous problem areas and solutions required and incorporate into quality plans
Technical development and improvement of contract plans, scopes of work, procedures, quality and maintenance plans
Investigate and develop improved and alternative repair and refurbishment processes and methods
Assist in the performance of technical investigations and root cause analyses and report. Recommendations to be backed up with technical calculations, references, etc.
Investigate and make recommendations on new tooling and equipment, and to improve on existing tooling and equipment efficiency
To improve methods during machining, fitting and project management operations in the Works
DEVELOPMENT OF SCOPES OF WORK AND INPUT INTO PLANNING PROCESS
Scope of work development
Compile and assist in the compilation of scopes of work as required by Works Engineering Staff
Input into Project Panning
Assist project leaders and Works Engineering Staff when required
ENSURE THE DEVELOPMENT AND ENHANCEMENT OF WORKS ENGINEERING SKILLS
Provide practical hands on training on technical activities including; scopes of work, dismantling, inspection & reporting, refurbishment, reassembly, and trouble shooting
Meet monthly with the Works Engineering Manager (WEM) and review the progress of the training/developmental program
Compile work instructions / procedures
CUSTOMER AND INTERDEPARTMENTAL
Liaise closely with the Senior Works Engineers and Works Engineers
All communication and feedback within the organisation or to the client must be done through the appropriate Works Engineering Structures
Foster and maintain sound relationships with members of the Engineering, Project Services, Steam Maintenance, and Works Service Departments to ensure Engineering and Business objectives are achieved
ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH SAFETY HEALTH ENVIRONMENT AND QUALITY:
Ensure compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act and Rotek Engineering SHE System requirements
Ensure compliance with the Eskom Plant Safety Regulations.
Stop unsafe work activities and report to the Project / Site Manager for rectification
Ensure compliance with policies, procedures and instructions.
Attend all toolbox talks, safety videos and related safety activities within the Works Engineering Department.
Conduct a contractual evaluation with the WEM once every 6 months to evaluate the performance of this Consultancy.
Institute actions to improve the Service for areas identified in the evaluation
Computer skills, in MS Office, Windows, and MS Projects
Diploma, or Degree in relevant Engineering field
Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in the role’s location
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