GE Field Service Technical Advisor - Petersburg IN in Unspecified, Indiana
Power Water & Distributed Power
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Posted Position Title
Field Service Technical Advisor - Petersburg IN
Field Services and Maintenance
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces
The Field Service Technical Advisor will lead a team of technical professionals performing field operations. In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring compliance, financial, contractual and service fulfillment through established company procedures.
It is expected that the candidate will possess knowledge of water treatment equipment and be able to commission, troubleshoot and operate evaporators, crystallizers, reverse osmosis (RO) systems, micro-filtration, clarification and conventional filtration systems. You should also be able to review construction installation of water treatment systems to determine completeness and other customized water purification equipment and applications.
As the Field Service Technical Advisor - Petersburg, IN, you will:
Interface with Equipment Project Management, Mobile, BOO, Capital and Chemical Ops Teams to meet customer requirements and expectations
Provide hands on technical guidance and mentors Field Service personnel
Be responsible for Field Service operational metrics within geography, including Environmental, Health and Safety, quality of service, utilization, and cost to serve
Ensure Utilization of proper procedures and equipment when handling chemicals, examples of chemicals handled: HCl, NaOH, H2SO4, N2H4, Al2 (SO4) 3, O3, etc.
Be a consultant with customer management and technical counterparts including communications with other customer operators, Field managers, Environmental Health and Safety, sales, engineering, logistics, outside contractors and plant operators regarding equipment and operations regularly
Perform water analysis and collect samples for preparation, labeling and shipment to designated laboratory for analysis
Conduct preventative maintenance and calibrate equipment per established process
Monitor equipment performance and operation
Maintain monthly reports (charts / graphs), monthly Safety audits, daily and/or weekly reports,
Write work procedures, Job Safety Analysis, maintenance / repair schedules
Maintain inventory of spare parts and adequate supply of chemicals and replacement parts and have the ability to track usage, anticipate peek needs and balance inventory levels including inventory reconciliation and reordering
Ensure compliance of volume and quality per the customer’s contract specifications
Work with PLC controls, understand water process treatment design, and repair pumps, instruments and control panels and have strong PC skills including experience with MS Excel, Word, & Access. Also a firm knowledge of programming DCS systems and able to take instruction over the phone to change the RS logics programming
Be able to read and understand Process Flow Diagram (PFDs) and Piping and Instrumentation Drawing (P&IDs)
Participate in on-site project management (start-up and commissioning), troubleshooting, Clean In Place, PVC repair, cut / glue up to, but not limited to 6" PVC, valve change outs, backwashing, air scrubbing, sluicing, chemical drum / tote change outs, filter bag and cartridge filter replacements, RO membrane replacements, basic electrical troubleshooting, etc. Foxboro, Fisher and Rosemount instrumentation experience required
Have a basic knowledge of rotating equipment, centrifugal pumps, chemical addition pumps and centrifugal compressors, is an advantage
Have the ability to trouble shoot electrical problems and correct if necessary
High School Diploma / GED / Home School Certification OR international equivalent to High School Diploma
Minimum of 5 years of experience in water treatment fieldELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
Ability and willingness to gain and maintain access to the customer site
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.
Demonstrated ability to communicate with customers
Ability to successfully lead a team in a matrix environment
Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
Demonstrated Program / Project management skills
Bachelor's Degree (Chemistry, CE, EE, ME, IE or Environmental Engineering) from an accredited college or university
Minimum of 2 years of supervisory / leadership experience
Experience on GEWPT equipment or industry related equipment
Experience with large scale equipment commissioning and operations
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite (Power Point, Word, Excel) and ability to learn company and site specific computer applications
Strong communication (written and oral)
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong analytical skills and Business Acumen
Ability to be a team player
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