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Field Service Technician - Emerging Technology

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/23/2017 5:21:52 PM
  • 2819037
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Surface
Location(s): United States ; Oklahoma; Oklahoma City


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Role Summary:
As part of the Emerging Technology team, the Field Service Technician will be responsible for supporting new technology development programs of varying scope. This role will focus on the servicing of artificial lift equipment throughout the development process and ensuring safe and reliable operation of equipment.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Field Service Technician - Emerging Technology you will:

  • Be responsible for performing services necessary to install, repair or remove artificial lift equipment from new technology developments in both laboratory & field environments utilizing knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems
  • Collaborate with project leader to support all aspects of the development process related to new technologies for artificial lift equipment
  • Ensure overall reliability of new technology solutions from installation & servicing perspective
  • Perform on-site installation of mechanical & electrical equipment
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose mechanical & electrical equipment and recommend or implement solutions
  • Ensure all procedures and documentation are followed per appropriate policies & procedures
  • Continue to train and grow competencies in areas related to new technology development of artificial lift equipment
  • Participate in technical and program reviews

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
  • Minimum 3 years of servicing artificial lift equipment

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to travel
  • 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 extreme heat for extended periods of time
  • To the extent that you are applying for a position that requires you to operate a GE owned / leased or rented vehicle for company business, you must be willing to submit to a check of your driving record

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Broad understanding of artificial lift products and services
  • Experience working with automation equipment & SCADA systems
  • Experience working in lab environment including instrumentation, lab automation, data acquisition / analysis
  • Experience with lab programming environments (e.g. LabView)
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong problem solving abilities
  • Self-motivated and quick learner, able to work as part of highly matrixed, globally-based teams
  • Software proficiency in MS Office Suite (e.g. Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)

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    Locations: United States ; Oklahoma; Oklahoma City

    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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