GE O&M Customer Services Leader in Algiers, Algeria

Job Number

2789847

Business

GE Power

Business Segment

Power Power Services

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Posted Position Title

O&M Customer Services Leader

Career Level

Experienced

Function

Services

Function Segment

Field Services and Maintenance

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Algeria

City

Algiers

Postal Code

16035

Relocation Assistance

Yes

Role Summary/Purpose

O&M Customer Services Leader will be responsible for the management of a multi-site Operations & Maintenance Agreement between GE International Operations (Algeria) Ltd and the Customer.

The role will have key accountability with regards to customer relations and O&M P&L management while providing overall leadership to GE O&M Advisory Staff for safe and reliable plant operation and maintenance through Customer’s Operations and Maintenance Workforce.

Essential Responsibilities

o Establish and maintain positive customer intensity, relationship and communication and act as the principle Point of Contact with the Customer for all discussions relating to the O&M Agreement

o Hire, supervise, evaluate, develop and lead a skilled and effective O&M Advisory Team.

o Provide overall management required for effective maintenance of all site equipment and system

o Develop and implements maintenance strategy based on a Reliability Based Maintenance program consistent with achieving maximum plant efficiency to meet customer requirements in the most safe, reliable, economical and environmentally safe manner,

o Ensure implementation/utilization of Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) at O&M Sites

o Establish Inventory Management for critical spare parts utilizing Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS) and ensures maintenance of optimum stock of spares and consumables.

o Ensure adequate and efficient execution of Routine and Planned Maintenance through GE O&M Advisory Staff by utilizing the Customer’s Work Force

o Ensure compliance with requirements for environmental, health and safety requirements in applicable plant operation and maintenance activities.

o Ensure implementation of Log-Out/Tag Out (LOTO) System in accordance with the Customer and Contractor’s policies and procedures in line with provisions of the O&M Contract.

o Recommend Facility modifications and upgrades to the Customer to enhance plant reliability and performance. Co-ordinate with GE O&M Centre of Excellence (CoE) team, GE Engineering and other O&M support team for the resolution of complex issues relevant to maintenance,

o Drive optimization of plant operation and maintenance strategies with the aim of achieving lower cost operation and/or increased efficiency and output.

o Ensure the performance and recording of periodic maintenance checks and tests of the plant equipment in accordance with Customer’s requirements, equipment manufacturers’ recommendations, applicable laws and Contractor’s recommendations.

o Ensure preparation and submission of plant maintenance activities reports as per requirements of the contract.

o Drive assistance to the Customer in set-up of the Facility Maintenance shop, Tool Room and laboratories;

o Ensure timely completion of plant root cause analysis for the technical events.

o Coordinate and facilitate Customer’s arrangement of planned maintenance and, when possible, unplanned maintenance

o Manage the GE team to ensure optimal availability, reliability, and budgetary performance while driving Customer value and GE/Customer productivity.

o Assists the training and qualification of Customer’s operations and maintenance team as per guidelines of the contract

o Identify, pursue and support GE PS O&M and CSA growth opportunities both regionally and within the confines of the contract

Qualifications/Requirements

o Graduate Engineer in Mechanical, Electrical or Controls from an accredited College or University.

o Minimum 10 years of combined cycle power plant O&M experience with minimum 5 years in management position.

o Proficiency in written and spoken English and French. Arabic an advantage

o Master’s degree in Engineering is preferred.

Desired Characteristics

o Strong project management, problem solving and organizational skills

o Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

o Prior customer interface experience with capability to build effective customer relationship

o Strong oral and written communication skills with the ability to communicate with all levels of an organisation.

o Proficiency with computer tools

o P&L management experience with regards to long term services contracts

o Six Sigma training or equivalent quality training

o Ability to apply statistical methods for process improvement.

o Ability and willingness to travel from time to time as required by the Business