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Maintenance Welding Technician - 2nd Shift

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 2/1/2017 5:07:29 PM
  • 2740984
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Subsea & Drilling
Location(s): United States ; Texas; Houston


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Role Summary:
The Maintenance Welding Technician - 2nd Shift will perform maintenance and repairs of welding equipment and maintain plant machinery and equipment from routine maintenance to major overhauls.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Maintenance Welding Technician - 2nd Shift, you will:

  • Perform complex welding machine diagnosis and effect repairs
  • Perform advanced repairs such as drive alignments, major component replacement, machine adjustments, equipment installations, etc.
  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks
  • Possess skills to test equipment to detect defects critical to machine performance and accuracy
  • Perform relocation of equipment
  • Accurately record repairs, time, and material in the maintenance management system
  • Perform relocation of equipment
  • Accurately record repairs, time, and material in the maintenance management system
  • Must maintain a neat and orderly work area
  • Understand and adhere to quality requirements
  • Perform principal duties offsite at customer locations as required
  • Possess strong communication to ensure full cooperation between all areas in and outside the Projects group
  • Comply with all applicable quality, health, safety, and environmental directives and regulations
  • Comply with the “Spirit and the Letter” integrity directives
  • Train and instruct other workers to diagnose and repair welding equipment

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
  • Minimum 5 years mechanical repair experience

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to read and understand electrical and industrial schematics
  • Ability and willingness to read and understand mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematics
  • Ability and willingness to read and repair manuals, handbooks and instructions pertaining to plant equipment
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Ability and willingness to work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
  • Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
  • Ability and willingness to lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability and willingness to be subjected to work outside, extreme heat for extended periods of time
  • Ability and willingness to work 2nd shift

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Knowledge of symbols used in electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Experience in electrical and industrial maintenance
  • Computer, reading, and writing skills sufficient to record data in the CMMS system
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, proven ability to prioritize and work to schedules and targets

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    Locations: United States ; Texas; Houston

    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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