General Electric Field Service Engineer 1 in San Francisco Bay Area, California
The Field Service Engineer (FSE) I performs on time and accurate Preventative Maintenance in
one or more modalities of equipment. The FSE1 is aware of and follows all Field Modification
Instructions and/or Instrument Service Information bulletins. Works with experienced Field
Engineers, both onsite and remotely, to learn troubleshooting, repair and equipment installation
techniques. Responsible for driving customer satisfaction through Service Excellence.
This position will be located in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Learn to complete on-time and accurate Preventative Maintenance, FMIs and/or ISIs. Assistmore experienced field engineers with equipment installation.
Work with experienced field engineers on basic troubleshooting and service repair needs ondesignated equipment.
Effectively communicate and partner with teammates and colleagues.
Learn to effectively communicate with customers to ensure resolution and proper follow-up,leading to customer satisfaction.
Partner with the customer and recommend value-added services that will help the customerrun their business more efficiently.
Keep up to date on administrative responsibilities such as maintaining customer service logsand internal service records in a timely manner, ordering repair parts, and managing cycle times.
Utilize the GEHC escalation process, as needed, and work closely with region and nationalsupport to define and implement corrective action plans to resolve customer issues in a timelymanner.
Serve as a member of the account community for key accounts. Effectively engagecommercial counterparts, identify potential sales leads, participate in sales opportunities such as contract renewals, and assist with promoting and implementing revenue programs.
Focus on customer needs and satisfaction, while building on and enhancing the relationshipwith the customer to ultimately become a perceived partner in their business.
Keep up to date with competitor information and market trends.
Answer service calls independently without assistance within one year of employment.
Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, QualityManagement Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this jobtype/position.
Meet Health and Human Services, Environment Health and Safety and/or all other applicableregulatory requirements.
Complete all planned Quality, EHS & Compliance training within the defined deadlines.
Identify and report any and all customer quality or compliance concerns immediately to theQuality Organization.
Identify and report any personal quality or compliance concerns immediately to the QualityOrganization.
Ensure timely dispatch closure (if applicable).
Identify and report any unsafe workplace conditions or unsafe acts to the EHS Organization.
Ensure completion of all field modifications instructions (FMI’s) within prescribed timeframe (ifapplicable).
Participate in continuous improvement activities by identifying and appropriately escalatingprocess and product quality gaps, providing solutions when possible.
Maintain tools and test equipment properly and ensure they are calibrated correctly.
Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering,Mechanical Engineering, or related field; OR equivalent military education; OR participant in theformal GEHC Biomed/FE Services Internship or Military Externship program; OR High SchoolDiploma/GED and 4 or more years of experience servicing electronic equipment.
Experience with Web applications as well as Microsoft suite of products.
The successful applicant must comply with GEHC’s standard background check, including apost-offer drug test. In addition, during employment, the employee must comply with all customeraccess policies, including but not limited to obtaining and/or providing proof of requiredimmunizations, and additional drug tests or background checks (including a federal governmentbackground check if assigned to support a contract with the federal government).
Special Physical Requirements: Candidate must be able to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 35lbs. unassisted and frequently bend, stoop, twist, climb, crouch/squat, kneel/crawl, sit and standfor long periods of time. Candidate must also be able to reach at, above and below shoulder level,flex/extend neck and have good hand and finger dexterity. Specific vision abilities required by thisjob may include color, close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.
Must have and maintain a valid Driver’s License.
Willingness to be available "after hours", or work a rotating On-Call schedule, including weekends, for critical issues and coverage, as necessary.
Ability to travel up to 75% of the time.
Experience servicing large scale chromatography or bioprocess equipment is preferred
Experience interfacing with both internal team members and external customers as part of asolution based service process.
Experience diagnosing and repairing mechanical, electromechanical, and/or electronicequipment.
Experience troubleshooting and responding to customer concerns
Demonstrate an understanding that customers determine our success.
Operate with efficiency and sense of urgency
Willingness to learn and adapt to changing environments.
Empower and inspire others.
Ability to deliver results in an uncertain environment, ability to multitask and prioritize.
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Locations: United States; California; San Francisco Bay Area
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.