FieldCore Resident Engineer - GT & ST in Wilmington, North Carolina

Requisition Number 17-1275

Post Date 11/23/2017

Title Resident Engineer - GT & ST

City Various

Country Iraq


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. For more information, check out

Role Summary / Purpose:

The job responsibilities of the RFE (Resident Field Engineer) will include Gas & Steam turbine technical support, maintenance outage planning, outage implementation, including technical direction, project management, and any other duties as project needs.

Essential Functions / Responsibilities:

  • Provide Gas/ Steam turbine technical support, maintenance outage planning, outage implementation, including technical direction and project management

  • Develop with customer, steam turbine fleet management strategies in order to reduce forced or unplanned outages while growing our business

  • Respond to requests for emergency repairs and services to troubleshoot equipment

  • Provide technical instruction and assistance to customer representatives regarding installation, operation, calibration, repair and maintenance

  • Develop and further expand technical knowledge and expertise, currently recognized industry standards for engineering ability

  • Perform administrative functions such as: writing technical reports, ordering materials, securing quotations, preparing job status reports, reports to customers, time sheet and expense sheets on a complete timely, and thorough basis

  • Provide leadership and technical direction to skilled labor performing work on customer sites

  • Maintain strong safety mindset to assure the executed work reflects the technical requirements within GE safety standards

  • Knowledge to troubleshoot and provide routine maintenance checkout for wide range of equipment vintage

  • Prepare timely and accurate technical reports for customer records and a reference for future outages Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an accredited University or College OR (a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a Field Services leadership role

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a field services or maintenance leadership position

  • Strong experience on GE steam turbines is preferred.

  • Extensive Field Engineering Services experience is required

  • Ability to work effectively with minimum supervision

  • Strong customer service mindset

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Prior project management experience

  • Strong business acumen and ability to up-sell GE products to the customer