Major Component Exchange (MCE) Field Specialist
Location:
Raleigh , North Carolina
Posted:
September 12, 2017
Reference:
2877366
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 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.

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 Major Component Exchange (MCE) Field Specialist will be responsible for the maintenance, large component replacement, and repair of wind turbine generators throughout the United States.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Major Component Exchange (MCE) Field Specialist, you will:

+ Troubleshoot complicated mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical problems on variable pitch / variable speed turbines

+ Help in all areas of site preparation (coordination of labor and materials) with minimal supervision

+ Document all work performed using computer based service reporting procedures

+ Communicate site status to engineers, customers, and management

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ Bachelor's Degree in a Technical, Electrical, or Electronic field from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 1 year of work experience in an electrical or electronic repair industry

OR

+ Associate's Degree in a Technical, Electrical, or Electronic field from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 4 years of work experience in an electrical or electronic repair industry

OR

+ High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 6 years of work experience in an electrical or electronic repair industry

+ Minimum of 1 year of wind turbine experience

+ Minimum of 1 year of experience as a Wind Technician

Eligibility Requirements:

+ Ability and willingness to travel, as required

+ Climb and work at heights of 300 ft daily

+ Ability to meet specific OSHA weight limits of 250 to 300lbs max

+ Ability and willingness to work in all weather conditions

+ Ability and willingness to handle repetitive weight - 50 lbs

+ Ability and willingness to travel 90%

+ Ability and willingness to operate heavy equipment

+ Ability and willingness to signal and rig loads up to 100 tons

+ Ability and willingness to obtain and maintain a valid driver's license

Desired Characteristics:

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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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