GE Services Project Manager in Unspecified, Georgia

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GE Power

Business Segment

Power Power Services

About Us

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GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

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Posted Position Title

Services Project Manager

Career Level




Function Segment

Services Project Management

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States


U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces




Postal Code


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Role Summary/Purpose

The Services Project Manager will manage complex aftermarket projects involving conversions, modifications and upgrades (CM&U) of Heavy Duty Gas Turbines, Steam Turbines, Generators and/or balance-of-plant equipment.

Essential Responsibilities

As the Services Project Manager, you will:

  • Serve as the GE representative and focal point for the customer on the project, owning the customer relationship for the duration of the project

  • Own project execution, including coordination of engineering, supply chain, procurement, repairs, shipping logistics, field execution of outage scope and performance demonstration

  • Provide Project Leadership, effectively managing and facilitating cross-functional GE teams to ensure on time delivery, contract deliverables fulfillment, and margin attainment / enhancement

  • Understand, own and implement contract deliverables

  • Manage project financials: sales, cost, margin, invoicing, receivables and change orders

  • Drive project schedule

  • Develop and/or work with Project Scheduler on schedule creation and management

  • Actively identify, manage, and reduce project risks throughout the project life-cycle

  • Actively participate in process initiatives and project reviews to drive risk mitigation, best practices / lessons learned, and project execution excellence

  • Work closely with GE region teams to drive high fulfillment and portfolio growth


  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical discipline from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in related field such as in project management, field engineering, contractual services, or manufacturing


  • Ability and willingness to travel, as required

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

  • Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering or Business discipline

  • Demonstrated project management skills and passion for Project Management

  • Skilled at leading in a matrix organization

  • Capable of influencing and leading cross functional team members despite limited authority

  • Skilled Communicator

  • Professional and tactful in oral and written communications with multiple GE functions / levels and with the Customer

  • Applies good judgment on frequency and detail of communication

  • Excellent planning skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Ability to effectively switch-task and manage multiple projects at the same time

  • Ability to quickly respond to and manage project changes

  • Motivated to both plan and lead team as well as manage project administration

  • Ability to set realistic objectives, accurately appraise situations, detect risks and issues, and collaborate with GE internal teams and customer to find win-win solutions when issues arise

  • Experience with interpreting or applying contract terms & conditions and binding agreements

  • Understanding of GE financial processes, revenue recognition, costs, margin, and quarterly forecasting

  • Understanding of project scheduling

  • Ability to manage critical path activities to meet outage date

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in either commercial, sourcing, repair, power plant operation and maintenance or other adjacent role with Gas Turbine, Steam Turbine or Generators

  • Extended scope experience involving power plant equipment and auxiliary systems

  • Direct customer facing experience

  • Graduate of Field Engineering Program, Project Management Leadership Program, Commercial Leadership Program, Junior Officer Leadership Program or Operations Management Leadership Program

  • Training and certification such as PMP or other Quality certification

  • Experience with power generation equipment design, manufacturing, installation or service

  • Experience in project management, preferably in the delivery of engineering services within a commercial environment

  • Understanding of GE financial practices

PLEASE NOTE: If being hired to Canada location, you must have legal authorization to work in Canada and any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation: The drug screen requirement in the background check process is not required if the role is based in Canada.

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