Field Service Engineer - Compressors

Requisition Number 16-0701
Post Date 9/23/2016
Title Field Service Engineer - Compressors
City Various Cities
Country Peru
Granite Services International, Inc. ( helps power the world, building industries and creating solutions to some of our customers? most complex energy problems. With offices in more than 50 countries, we are a global leader in providing field
service solutions to the power generation, oil & gas, nuclear, wind, and power & water segments.
We offer exciting career opportunities from technical and craft labor to marketing, IT and administrative positions. Field Service employees enjoy flexible and consistent work assignments; career progression, reward and recognition are central to our culture.
We develop people with classroom and on-the-job training, and through challenging work assignments that have long-lasting impact in the world.
Our excellent reputation is built on the foundation of our core values: Integrity, EHS, Quality and Productivity. If these are qualities you value, then join us in building and maintaining industries around the world. Granite is a wholly-owned affiliate of
General Electric (NYSE: GE).
NOTE: This position requires extensive travel, both domestic and international. Prospective applicants should reside anywhere in Peru within a reasonable driving distance from a major airport
The Mechanical Technical Advisor manages mechanical activities on site during the Installation & Commissioning and Maintenance of Compressors. 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.
+ The Lead Mechanical TA Reports to the project manager on matters involving the mechanical work during installation, commission and operation of.
+ Responsible for start-up testing and performance testing which includes reviewing plant engineering documents and P&IDs, performing testing and troubleshooting on plant systems and equipment.
+ Attend daily start-up meetings to coordinate activities in a safe manner while interfacing with other personnel involved in the project such as Electrical, controls, construction, operations, owner, engineering, and vendors
+ Direct other TAs and local craftsmen under his supervision in support of start-up testing activities.
+ Supervise customer operators during the operation of systems prior to, and after they are put into service.
+ Develop startup procedures, startup schedules, and site-specific startup documentation.
+ Ensure the correct installation, pre-commissioning, commissioning and maintenance practices are followed
+ Work with owner?s representatives to maintain the startup schedule
+ Maintain startup packages, controlled drawings, and applicable project records
+ Address activities during performance testing emissions testing, and reliability testing
+ Oversees the third party testing of applicable equipment
+ Ensures lockout and tag-out procedures and all other safety-related activities are maintained
+ Provide scheduling and status reports to project manager
+ Ensure contractual obligations are met
+ Ensure all in-field activities are carried out safely complying with company environmental, health, and safety (EHS) guidelines and procedures
+ Procurement and maintaining of spare parts and consumables required for testing of systems
+ Provide expert consultation on complex projects
+ Provide customers with technical direction and support on Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) packaged products
+ Overall responsibility of the management of site activities including planning, organizing, integrating and directing of resources such as labor, tools and materials as required to complete the work scope according to contractual requirementsKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
+ Prior lead TA experience (5 years minimum) installing and maintenance.
+ Knowledge and prior experience of GE applications
+ Job requires 100 percent travel domestically and internationally for extended periods of time.
+ Fluent in English and Spanish
+ Wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected
+ 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
+ Advise in the reassemble Compressor and Pre + Startup Activities
+ Advise in rotor bearing and Dry Gas Seal troubleshooting on AC compressors
+ Inspect temperature problems with the oil systems
+ Advise with New Unit Installation/Commissioning- AC Compressor
+ Advise with Re-commission the unit after a compressor rotor exchange
+ Advise in the Removal and Installation of AC Compressors.
+ Supervise with the Pre Grout inspection and start up.
+ Advise in Troubleshooting compressor rub or potential problem with seals.
+ Advise in Centrifugal Compressor InspectionEDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:Bachelor Degree in Engineering and 5 years of experience, or 8 years of experience without formal degree, in power plant maintenance, turbine generator maintenance, or power plant equipment installation/ commissioning. Successful completion of required trainingprograms is a minimum requirement. Demonstrated progressive, responsible experience with various types of turbine generator equipment and site accountabilities is required.PHYSICAL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
+ Must be able and willing to work long hours
+ Must be able and willing to work weekly schedules that are not uniform on a day-to-day basis
+ Must be able and willing to work in extreme weather conditions (heat and cold) for extended periods of time
+ Extensive travel to and from projects and various field assignments is required. International travel required 230bf374242341bea30c8539aca2571f

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