Commissioning Technician, ( 22-6613)

Field Service Technician - Wind Remote, Japan


Job Summary:

Wind Commissioning Technician II is responsible for initial startup and operation of GE wind turbines. Acts as part of a team to achieve safe and efficient operation following satisfactory turnover from GE’s designated construction contractor. Perform the initial startup on the turbine. Synchronize turbine to the grid and prepare it for normal operations, work is 80% Electrical, 20% Mechanical. Will be part of a team that performs maintenance, electrical repair and modification to Wind Turbines.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Understanding of basic AC/DC electrical circuits and ability to T/S and conduct circuit analysis (24VDC, 166VDC, 120, 230, 400, 575, 690VAC)
  • Successfully complete site training including GE EHS Climb Test
  • Verify electrical connections and schematics
  • Perform commissioning procedures
  • Document all work performed
  • Follow all assigned Environmental, Health and Safety procedures
  • Verify that the work is completed in compliance with customer’s requirements
  • Install turbine control software and operating parameters
  • Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems
  • Repair or replace parts
  • Responsible for immediate report of errors, violations or problems to Fieldcore lead for action.
  • Responsible for performing all tasks assigned by the site management.
  • Comply with all Quality Processes
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Travel may be required
  • Ability and willingness to work holidays, weekends and overtime as required by field assignments

Required Qualifications & Experience:

  • 2+ year technical degree or equivalent experience with a minimum 3 years experience as a technician.
  • 4 to 6 years of electrical background
  • Basic skills training to ensure knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of a particular field of specialization.
  • Possess advanced skills and applies the fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of a particular field of specialization
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • English Proficiency Required

Desired Characteristics:

  • Qualified level. Able to successfully perform all requirements of the job properly.
  • Prior experience in construction, installation and/or commissioning
  • Technical knowledge on system commissioning, operations and testing
  • Ability to work in an environment of low and medium voltage (< 600 volts)
  • Proficient with electrical test equipment and reading schematics
  • Knowledge and experience practicing EHS and Quality Procedures
  • Effective Communicator – works well in team environment
  • Experience with recording data and data analysis
  • Individual certified to perform commissioning on SCADA and/or Wind Farm Management System (WFMS) (if required)
  • Troubleshooting and stand-alone commissioning.
  • Completed the EHS requirements for commissioning and adherence
  • Proficient with electrical test equipment
  • Proficient at reading electrical schematics

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