GE Military Field Service Representative - NAS Oceana in Ohio

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GE Aviation

Business Segment

Aviation Military Systems

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Posted Position Title

Military Field Service Representative - NAS Oceana

Career Level




Function Segment

Field Services and Maintenance

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces




Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

The Military Field Service Representative will provide on-site technical assistance to US Military organizations in accordance with contractual

objectives associated with the maintainability of GE Aviation’s Generator Converter Unit (GCU). In this role you will work within defined parameters to resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning. You will also act as the primary liaison between the GE factory and your assigned customer base.

Essential Responsibilities

In addition you will :

  • Provide assigned customer base, in person and remotely, interpretation of data and technical assistance

  • Provide technical assistance and on the job training to customer

representatives regarding installation, operation, calibration, repair, troubleshooting and maintenance of GE Aviation Systems equipment located at customer's


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

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

  • Maintain knowledge of applicable product line warranties to assist in warranty administration

  • Use prepared data to instruct both internal and external training programs as required to impart and disseminate product knowledge

  • Perform administrative functions; such as writing various technical reports, ordering materials, and preparing time/expense sheets in accordance with company guidelines and contractual requirements

  • Maintain knowledge of the report system to the extent required for timely and accurate input of field information

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

  • Actively monitor and maintain assigned equipment reliability

  • Actively pursue cost avoidance measures by reducing No Fault Found returns and Externally Induced Faults of assigned equipment.

  • Provide input for trend monitoring and in-service performance analysis

  • Assist customer with logistic tasks including work scope reviews, troubleshooting, data recording and hardware tracking and availability

  • Apply Six Sigma analytical tools to assist the customer with root cause analysis and internal production goals

  • Serve as program level liaison between customer and factory personnel related to maintenance, logistical and production level requirements

  • PLEASE NOTE :Work Location Listed is : Other CA. However, other US locations may be considered for this position


  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a field service / maintenance position as a Military Field Service Representative)

  • Minimum of 3 years combined experience in: Aircraft System Troubleshooting and Repair (Including Component Troubleshooting and Repair Aircraft System / Component Repair Capability)


  • Ability and willingness to travel as required; could be up to 50% of the time

  • Ability and willingness to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government Secret Clearance

  • Ability and willingness to relocate to domestic or international locations to support the needs of the business

  • PLEASE NOTE :Work Location Listed is : Other CA. However, other US locations may be considered for this position

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.

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong customer interaction and communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Proven analytical and quality improvement ability

  • Demonstrated proficiency in repair troubleshooting, shop operations and testing of assigned programs / hardware

  • Ability to work with and make formal presentations to all levels of maintenance, engineering and management

  • Project management experience

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and influence GE customers and peers

  • Possess knowledge of the learning process and how to transfer technical knowledge to less qualified personnel including

  • Ability to express thoughts in both oral and written communications

  • Possess the ability to work independently, without technical guidance to perform all required work tasks

  • Possess a high degree of tact, diplomacy and ability to work and cooperate harmoniously with customer personnel

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