Business Segment: Oil & Gas Turbomachinery Process Solutions
Location(s): Ghana; Accra
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.
Role Summary: After successfully going through GE Oil&Gas best in class technical classroom and on the job training program, the Field Service Engineer will be in charge of site activities management including planning, assigning manpower resources and tools, providing technical assistance to complete the work scope according to contractual requirements.
To prepare field services jobs and interventions with the project managers
Supervise the installation, calibration and set up of instruments
Supervise cable laying, and connection
Lead and execute loop check and commissioning phase performing the functional tests
Lead and execute unit start-up and performance tests ensuring proper and safe operation of the machine by evaluating the running parameters and troubleshoot control system problem as they arise
Write accurate professional reports acting as single point of contact between Customers and GE Oil & Gas Headquarter concerning technical issues and interfacing with all involved functions
Use company e-tools to retrieve technical documents and management of packing list, bill of material and drawings
Ensure all in-field activities carried out safely complying with company Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) guidelines and procedures. The candidate will be responsible to keep reliability of Customers assets and to support on proactive way all GE O&G customers
A degree in any of the following: Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic/Mechanic Engineer, Industrial physics Degree or HND/or equivalent
3 - 5+ years related work experience in Oil & Gas industry field activities
Strong knowledge in rotating equipment control philosophy (Gas Turbine, Steam Turbine, Centrifugal Compressor, Reciprocate Compressor) and their auxiliaries
Strong knowledge in unit control panel (UCP), motor control center (MCC), direct current panel (DCP) and fire-fighting system installation and commissioning
Strong knowledge in field devices, instruments and actuators (servo-valves, thermo elements, transmitters etc…)
Ability to handle special tools like pressure pump, multi-meter, frequency generator, oscilloscope and field generator (MicroCal)
Ability to understand and implement technical drawings (wiring diagram, P&ID, General Arrangement, etc…)
Good knowledge of English language
Availability to frequent travels worldwide up to 70%-80% of the time (on and off-shore)
Strong analytic and problem solving skills
Good interpersonal & organizational skills
Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in the role’s location
Good knowledge of either MKV, MKVI or MKVIe Control Panel on LM units
Good knowledge of Alen Bradley PLC5 & panel view, Siemens STEP5 & Contrologix, GE Fanuc 9030 & Simplicity
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