FieldCore Technical Field Advisor - Electrical in Los Angeles, California

Requisition Number 17-0959

Post Date 9/13/2017

Title Technical Field Advisor - Electrical

City Various

Country Various- Latin America


FieldCore, a GE company, is a new, independent industrial field services company that will deliver the highest standard of field services excellence and capabilities for GE and its customers. FieldCore will bring together the field services expertise and

people from both Granite Services and GE’s Power Services into one powerhouse. Driven by the values of safety, quality, and integrity, FieldCore will be built to deliver operational excellence for customers in the power generation, oil & gas, nuclear, and

wind power markets. For more information, check out

Please apply before September 25th

Role Summary/Purpose

The Electrical Technical Field Advisor (TFA) manages Electrical activities on site during the Installation & Commissioning and Maintenance of LM6000, lms100 and LM/TM2500 gas turbines (generator or mechanical drive). Responsible for reviewing plant engineering

documents and P&ID’s, troubleshooting of plant systems and equipment, planning, organizing, integrating and direction of resources such as labor, tools and materials as required to complete the work scope according to contractual requirements.

Essential Function

  • Electrical Technical Field Advisor will install, commission, and troubleshoot the generator, digital electronic starters (LCI), Digital Generator Protection and supporting wiring systems for gas and steam turbines

  • Trace through the software documentation

  • Implement control constant modifications

  • Reading and Modifying software sequencing

  • Set up and modify the hardware /software associated with Gas and Steam Turbine systems

  • Implement excitation control system software changes

  • Work with both DOS and Windows NT based operator interfaces

  • Work with both analog and digital controls including logic

  • Provide Technical Direction for wiring install and terminate, complete functionality checks, and troubleshooting the turbine excitation / LCI system.

  • Perform start-up/shut-down sequencing and turbine/generator operation.

  • Pre-outage and installation planning; possibly recommending and administering policies and proceduresDesired Characteristics

  • Expert level. Able to act as a senior rep on any outage for the unit qualified. Acts as project manager and mentor on complex projects.

  • Experience with Gas Turbine Driver Control Systems and Auxiliary Systems

  • Familiar with Instruments and controls and PLCs for controls training

  • Wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected

  • Availability to frequent travel and work off-shore

  • Strong analytic and problem solving skills

  • Good interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Strong computer skills

  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals