FieldCore Mechanical Technician in Odessa, Texas
Requisition Number 18-0614
Post Date 5/17/2018
Title Mechanical Technician
Country United States
FieldCore, a GE company, is a new, independent industrial field services company that will deliver the highest standard of field services excellence and capabilities for GE and its customers. FieldCore will bring together the field services expertise and
people from both Granite Services and GE’s Power Services into one powerhouse. Driven by the values of safety, quality, and integrity, FieldCore will be built to deliver operational excellence for customers in the power generation, oil & gas, nuclear, and
wind power markets.
NOTE: This position requires extensive travel, both domestic and international. Prospective applicants MUST reside within ONE HOUR drive from major international airport within the U.S East coast region
The Aeroderivative Turbine Mechanic will perform hands-on field service work on General Electric LM2500, LM6000 and LMS100 gas turbines. The work includes but is not limited to; engine removals/installations, hot section exchanges, and other types of routine
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work as part of a team assisting during engine removals/installations, hot section exchanges, and other types of routine maintenance tasks on Aeroderivative Gas Turbines (LM2500, LM6000, LMS100)
Use hand tools and small power tools to conduct general maintenance of GE Aeroderivative Gas Turbines
Support Lead Field Service Representatives and Technical Advisors as required to safely complete the scope of maintenance
Process timesheets, expense reports, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) forms and job reports, as required, in a timely manner
Comply with all EHS policies and procedures to ensure a safe and productive work siteKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Able to safely use basic hand tools
Able to dismantle and assemble industrial machinery & equipment
Skilled at forklift operation
Knowledge of general Lock-out/Tag-out procedures
Skilled at compression tubing fitting and bending
Knowledge of basic rigging and lifting equipment
Skilled at assembly & disassembly of flanged piping connections
Able to interpret and implement technical proceduresPHYSICAL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
Must be available on short notice for extended travel periods away from home
Must be able to pass a drug test and background check
Must wear personal safety protection equipment (PPE) prescribed by Company or Customer requirements
Must be prepared to work in different shifts, as required, to safely complete the assignment
Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds/22 kilograms
Must be able to climb ladders and stepsEDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Experience working as a mechanical technician with aero LM2500, LM6000 or LMS100 gas turbines is desired but not required. mechanical experience in other turbines also good.
Airframe & Power Certification, Associate’s Degree in a Technical field, or former U.S. Military Gas Turbine Systems Technician is preferred.
Experience with industrial equipment that involves lifting / rigging, maintaining, dismantling, and installing machinery and industrial mechanical service equipment.
Experience aligning above equipment, using dial indicators/calipers, micrometers, hoists or jacks is a plus.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.
For more information regarding affirmative action and equal employment opportunity click here at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf .