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Power Distribution Field Technician

  • GE Power
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/10/2018 1:51:21 PM
  • 3043734
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Power Industrial Solutions
Location(s): United States; Ohio; Stow


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. 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 Power Distribution Field Technician is an experienced role supporting our Field Services Group in performing installation, troubleshooting, repair and preventative maintenance on electrical distribution equipment.



Essential Responsibilities:
As the Power Distribution Field Technician, you will:

  • Utilize the appropriate PPE and maintain a safe working environment adhering to the highest level of safety standards meeting GE and customer safety standards
  • Maintain knowledge of, and conduct work activities in compliance with, the ES Safety Manual and Safety policy
  • Assist field engineers by performing on-site installation, preventative maintenance, testing, repair and calibration of electrical distribution equipment
  • Perform administrative function such as: writing technical reports, preparing job status reports, timesheet and expense submittal on a timely and accurate basis


Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college (or High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of industry experience)
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience servicing (installing, troubleshooting, repairing or calibrating) one of more of the following electrical distribution equipment: UPS, ATS, PSG, switchboard, low voltage circuit breakers, medium voltage circuit breakers, motor starter or relays

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ability and willingness to obtain and maintain a valid passport and driver's license
  • Ability and willingness to travel at least 30% of the time with some overnight stays, as required
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job


Desired Characteristics:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of the following test equipment: hi-current test set, power factor test set, ductor, meggar, multimeter and I / R camera
  • Prior military experience
  • Service experience with GE, Square-D, Siemens or Cutler Hammer electrical distribution equipment
  • Experience working in a customer service environment
  • Excellent PC Skills – Specifically MS Office Suite: Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Detail orientated with good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work in team environment
  • Self-starter, energetic and ambitious
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to multi-task, and meet key deadlines
  • Effective oral and communication skills

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Locations: United States; Ohio; Stow

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  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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