Field Engineer Intern (West Region), ( 21-5765)

Business Operations Remote, United States


Job Summary:

The Field Engineer Intern, after completing health and safety training, will learn the fundamentals of FieldCore Turbine and Generator products under the Guidance of experienced Field Engineers/TFAs.  This role will assist Service Managers and Field Engineers on variety of engineering projects of varying sizes and scope.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Undergo interactive CD and Web-based training to learn the fundamentals of the Turbines and Generator product lines as well as completing the required environment, health and safety training that is Pre-requisite to visiting customers’ sites.
  • Develop skill in the use of FieldCore web-based technical applications. Including Oracle based and Primavera based applications.
  • Learn the fundamentals of project management, scheduling, resource loading, and cost control to support the FieldCore lead field engineer during major overhauls. 
  • Assist the SM and Field Engineers to plan jobs, expedite shop repair activities and facilitate parts orders critical to outages.
  • Assist the Service Manager in the research projects, simplification projects, tracking and execution of customer warranty claims on assigned turbine/generator equipment. 
  • Research and prepare engineering drawing packages and spare parts lists based on customers’ requests.
  • Provide remote and on-site support to job sites to expedite parts, third party suppliers, out-of-area Field Engineers, and communications to the FieldCore team at site.
  • On-site shutdown experience with large Frame size gas turbine and steam turbines, in the capacity of assistant to the Lead Field Engineer/Project Manager.  Large rotating equipment maintenance experience.
  • General Tech/Admin assistance to the Ops team.
  • Receiving customer calls
  • Communicating with Field Engineers
  • Arranging subcontracts and other resources for jobs
  • Expediting short notice purchasing and shipping for overhaul jobs.
  • Project controls; Cost tracking, purchasing, invoicing, and expediting
  • Preparation of Excel spreadsheets and online input to FieldCore PM systems
  • Organizing activities and logistics
  • Ability and willingness to work holidays, weekends and overtime as required by field assignments
  • Travel may be required
  • May be assigned other duties to help proactively drive our FieldCore vision and align with our organization’s core values.
Required Qualifications & Experience:
  • University degree in course of completion in Engineering (Chemical, Computer, Electrical, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Mechatronics, Software, Systems).
  • Open to current students who will be returning to their in-class studies upon the completion of the work term.
Desired Characteristics:
  • Exceptional communication, planning, technical and people skills
  • Commitment to environmental health and safety
  • Able to work in a team environment and cooperate with fellow workers
  • Capable of creative thinking and quick problem solving
  • Innovative
  • Team player
  • Self-motivated

About FieldCore:

FieldCore, a GE company, is an independent, industrial field services organization focused on World-Class Execution across the power generation and oil & gas industries. We have brought together more than 12,000 of the foremost experts in field services to focus on one thing; delivering excellent outcomes for our customers. As a global organization, we celebrate the uniqueness of our diverse employees and strive to create an inclusive culture. Our people are driven by our core values of safety, integrity, and quality, and focused by our guiding principles. For more information visit our website 

FieldCore is an equal employment opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, ancestry, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.