FieldCore Installation Technician - Wind in Columbia, South Carolina

Requisition Number 18-0482

Post Date 7/16/2018

Title Installation Technician - Wind

City Remote

Country United States

Description

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. A GE company, 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.

SUMMARY

Installation /Materials Receiver Tech:

The Materials/Receiving Technician is responsible for initial receipt of General Electric (GE) wind turbine components as they arrive to site, proper direction of components and materials to lay-down area, and initial inspection for suitability for use. The

Installation Technician is responsible for ensuring that General Electric (GE) wind turbines are constructed per approved procedures and are authorized to act in an advisory capacity to GE’s customer’s construction contractors to ensure proper installation

for all components prior to turbine handover to the commissioning lead. Technical training into each discipline provided.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Successfully complete site training including GE EHS Climb Test

  • Follow all assigned Environmental, Health and Safety procedures

  • Supervise the construction of wind turbines

  • Perform inspections of components

  • Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems

  • Submit progress reports

  • Monitor initial receiving of components at site

  • Dispatch material to different locations

  • Maintain records that fully reflect the inspections performed

  • Oversee offload activities

  • Provide detailed documentation of any damages caused prior to delivery

  • Verify that all components are compatible with each other

  • Manage and maintain inventory

  • Follow all assigned Environmental, Health and Safety procedures

  • Verify that the work is completed in compliance with customer’s requirements

  • Liaise with internal and external customersKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability to communicate effectively

  • Safety conscious

  • High level of integrity

  • Professional behavior

  • Willing to travel with very little notice across Canada and the US

  • Ability to adapt quickly to a dynamic environment

  • Work well with others

  • Follow instructions

  • Computer/technology proficient and web base tool experienceEDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATION:

  • Technical degree and/or college diploma in electrical or mechanical engineering

  • Equivalent of 2 years’ experience in the field

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

  • Must be able to pass a drug test and background investigationsWORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Drive motorized vehicle

  • Climb towers over 300 ft. tall, several times a day

  • Work in confined space(s)

  • Work outside in extreme temperatures and weather conditions

  • Operate tools, equipment, instruments

  • Frequently lift and move objects up to 50 lbs.We are an equal employment opportunity employer. EEO/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Vets.