Graduate Field Service & Commissioning Engineer
Location:
Sacramento , California
Posted:
October 18, 2017
Reference:
2935879
About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Energy Connections designs and deploys industry-leading technologies that turn the world on. We transport, convert, automate and optimize energy to ensure we provide safe, efficient and reliable electrical power. Uniting all the resources and scale of the world's first digital industrial company, we connect brilliant machines, grids, and systems to power utility, oil & gas, marine, mining and renewables customers, that keep our world running. www.GEEnergyConnections.com

GE's Power Conversion business applies the science and systems of power conversion to help drive the electrification of the world's energy infrastructure by designing and delivering advanced motor, drive and control technologies that evolve today's industrial processes for a cleaner, more productive future. Serving specialized sectors such as energy, marine, oil and gas, renewables and industry, through customized solutions and advanced technologies, GE Power Conversion partners with customers to maximize efficiency. To learn more, please visit: www.gepowerconversion.com.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

The Graduate Field Service & Commissioning Engineer, under direct supervision, will spend 12-18 months in the services graduate training program. In this role, you will spend time at training project sites, throughout North America as well as possible international training.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Graduate Field Service & Commissioning Engineer, you will:

+ Provide engineering assistance for a particular specialized area of a project or all phases of a project from initial development through marine / offshore commissioning

+ Assist and/or observe software development including design and coding of components and modules according to detailed specifications and direction

+ Participate in the analysis and development of test plans

+ Generate test results and makes observations and/or recommendations for corrective action

+ Assist in hardware development and design

+ Develop and write functional specifications researching and compiling technical information and data as required

+ Develop drawings and schematics

+ Keep abreast of latest technological developments and develop an understanding of company products, and customer requirements

+ Perform assignments to support field engineering including visits to installation and commissioning sites

+ Perform related engineering assignments as requested

+ Visit overseas offices in the United Kingdom, France and/or Germany if required

+ Provide engineering assistance for a particular specialized area of a project or all phases of a project from installation design through commissioning and service support

+ Assist in hardware installation and the safe and controlled energization and testing of equipment and systems

+ Assist in the safe and controlled testing of software functionality by following test plans and procedures

+ Collate and compile Test documentation

+ Maintain drawings, schematics and software code at current status

+ Keep abreast of latest technological developments, company product base and Customer requirements

+ Perform related engineering assignments as required

+ Visit to Customers sites, possibly overseas, if required

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Technology or related field OR (a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of Electrical Engineering, Technology or related field experience

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

+ Ability and willingness to travel up to 90% of the time, as required

Desired Characteristics:

+ Solid verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

+ Ability to write professional and technical reports and procedures

+ Strong analytical and problem solving skills

+ Ability to interact and communicate with internal and external customers - internal customers may include peers, colleges and management and external customers may include clients, customers or vendors

+ Strong PC skills required, including use of standard MS Office applications

+ Ability to prioritize workload and shift work activities in order to meet business needs and department goals

+ Must be able to independently arrange and organize work efforts on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis

+ Ability to able to meet tight deadlines

+ Ability to multi-task on a consistent basis

+ Ability to conceptualize and implement performance objectives that meet established requirements

+ Ability to work independently and be self-motivated

+ Ability and desire to learn new skills quickly

+ Demonstrates a high degree of personal and professional ethics and integrity

+ Ability to make recommendations regarding job methods and departmental procedures

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Locations: United States; Illinois, Pennsylvania, Texas; Houston, Chicago. Pittsburgh, Philadelphia

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.

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