General Electric Military Field Service Representative in Virginia

Role Summary:

The Military Field Service Representative will provide on-site support to NAS Oceana, Virginia in the operation, management, repair, installation, and maintenance of their F404 / F414 propulsion system products. In the role of Military Field Service Representative, you will also act as a liaison between the GE factory and the customer.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition, as the Military Field Service Representative, you will:

  • Provide interpretation of data and technical instructions

  • Provide technical assistance in the identification of and instructions on the use of special tools and handling equipment

  • Recommend and develop local informal training programs in support of maintenance and troubleshooting tasks

  • Review reported malfunctions and assist with fault analysis

  • Provide technical assistance and support to resolve maintenance problems

  • Review effectiveness of maintenance actions to identify training needs and improve maintenance practices

  • Assist customer with logistics tasks including work scope reviews, maintenance scheduling, data recording and hardware tracking / availability

  • Apply Six Sigma analytical tools to assist the customer with root cause analysis, issue resolution and trend analysis

  • Demonstrate best methods of disassembling, repairing and assembling engines and engine components

  • Serve as liaison between customer and factory personnel related to maintenance, logistical and operational tasks Qualifications/Requirements:

  • 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 of field maintenance, modification, and repair experience on the F404 or similar propulsion system products ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability and willingness to travel as required

  • 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 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 the ability to express thoughts in both oral and written communications)

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

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