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Posted Position Title Lead Field Engineer - Drives and Controls
Function Segment Field Services
Location United StatesS. State, China or Canada Provinces Ohio
Postal Code 43081-3860
Relocation Assistance No
Essential ResponsibilitiesDevelop and further expand technical knowledge and expertise, currently recognized industry standards for engineering ability
Maintain knowledge of applicable product line warranties, and accomplish effective warranty administration
Plan, prepare, and/or instruct both internal and external training programs as required, to impart and perpetuate field engineering and/or product knowledge in area of specialization
Perform administrative functions such as writing technical reports, ordering materials, securing quotations, preparing job status reports, reports to customers, time sheet, and expense sheets on a complete timely, and thorough basis
Maintain knowledge of the report system to the extent required for timely and accurate input of field information necessary
Maintain knowledge of, and conduct work activities in compliance with, the ES Safety Manual and Safety policy
Exercise good judgment in controlling costs and expenditures of company funds
Protect the companys capital investments by properly safeguarding and maintaining that equipment for which responsible
Make contributions to the continued development and refinement of I&FS Engineering Standards and Procedures as they apply to designated specialty and to conduct work efforts in accordance thereof
Develop knowledge of ES Terms and Conditions, and those of customers and subcontractors, and perform activities so as to minimize risk and assure compliance
Strive to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction in all transactions and relationships
Qualifications/RequirementsBachelors Degree from an accredited university or college in Electrical Engineering and a minimum of 4 years of engineering experience (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 8 years of experience in a Field Services role)
Eligibility RequirementsAbility and willingness to travel, 60% on average, domestically and internationally
Additional Eligibility Qualifications GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Desired CharacteristicsTechnical skills to work with Industrial and Utility relaying, HV, MV, LV breakers, transformers, and excitation
Technical skills in drives and controls such as DC300, AC/DC 2000, AC Innovation, Analog / Digital Siltrons and familiarity with MMIs, HMIs, Cimplicity, Arcnet, Genius, CPL and DLAN
Experience in leading large complex Power Delivery outages and projects
Strong business acumen and ability to sell GE to the customer
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with minimum supervision
Excellent interpersonal skills
Customer service oriented, ability to travel
Ability to sell Engineering services
Mainframe and PC literate
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PLEASE NOTE: Columbus, OH is the preferred location, but other locations in OH will be considered.
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