GE Lead Major Component Exchange (MCE) Field Specialist in all other, Alabama
GE Renewable Energy
Renewable Energy OnShore Wind
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Posted Position Title
Lead Major Component Exchange (MCE) Field Specialist
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces
District Of Columbia
The Lead Major Component Exchange (MCE) Field Specialist will be a US Wind Travel Technician that will be responsible for large component replacement / repair of wind turbine generators throughout the United States.
As the Lead Major Component Exchange (MCE) Field Specialist, you will:
- Lead a team of MCE GE employees and third party contractors (up to 20) in a high traffic industrial construction setting
Be responsible for communicating with GE management and customers
Support Field Engineers as needed
Train and develop MCE Team on qualification standards
Schedule pre job meetings to discuss lift plans, LOTO (Lock Out Tag Out), schedule, weather, hazards, and jobsite / landowner requirements
Inspect all major components as they arrive to ensure no damage and that they are the right type or configuration for the wind turbine
Inventory tooling, parts and equipment / report broken or missing pieces and order replacements
Stage cranes, tooling, parts, and other heavy equipment accordingly to maintain an orderly job site
Signal and direct cranes, heavy equipment and contractors during mechanical disassembly and reassembly
Troubleshoot complicated mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical problems on variable pitch / variable speed turbines
Review work instructions and delegate job tasks at the morning tailboard meeting
Document all work performed using computer based service reporting procedures
Communicate site status to engineers, customers, and management
- Bachelor’s Degree in a Technical, Electrical, or Electronic field from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 2 years of work experience in an electrical or electronic repair industry
- Associate’s Degree in a Technical, Electrical, or Electronic field from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 4 years of work experience in an electrical or electronic repair industry
High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 6 years of work experience in an electrical or electronic repair industry
Minimum of 2 year of wind turbine experience
Minimum of 2 year of experience as a Wind Technician
Ability and willingness to travel, as required
Ability to meet specific OSHA weight limits of 250 to 300lbs max
Ability and willingness to obtain and maintain a valid driver’s license
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
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