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Role Summary: Senior Field Service Engineer to be based in PWV or central to the Witbank area. The successful applicant will be based from a home office or Midrand office as required.
Supervision of equipment installation to meet GE standards, verifying correct cable terminations and system commissioning
Working with the customer appointed Erection Sub-contractor in meeting the project schedules
Involves travel to customer sites and to attend internal GE product technical training
Following all EHS and Regulatory rules and laws and total compliance to GE and Customer standards
Expertise with motors and controls, PLC’s, Drives and Protection devices. Excavator experience would be advantageous
Expertise in handling various test equipment for DC dragline and shovel control
Fundamental understanding of the mechanical operation of Draglines/shovels/Blast-hole Drills & OHV Trucks
Support in preparation and submission of “AS COMMISSIONED” drawings and Operation & Maintenance Manuals
Foster team environment across all functions and across regional sales teams to facilitate success
Provide support to Commercial Operations and Project Managers for quick resolution of issues related to commissioning
Ensure uncompromised compliance to GE Spirit and Letter policies and statutory requirements, function as an ambassador of the business and uphold GE integrity standards in all respects
Bachelor’s degree or Electrical trade and a Diploma in Electrical Engineering/or equivalent
Minimum 10 years of experience in commissioning or maintenance and excavator control systems and rotating equipment
Previous experience in sales/marketing would be an added advantage
Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in the role’s location
Ideal candidate should be comfortable in the dynamic atmosphere of a product organization with a rapidly expanding customer base
The incumbent should have an experience of handling Mining & General Industry projects and customers
Knowledge of Power Control products such as switchgear & breakers in the LV/MV segment and other control products is essential
Should demonstrate the tendency to challenge the status quo and drive constant improvement in process and ability to achieve organizational goals
We are looking for someone with strong ability to convince the customers and consultants in a professional way earning respect for GE and its products
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