FieldCore Technical Field Advisor – Mechanical Aeroderivative Gas Turbine in Columbia, South Carolina

Requisition Number 18-0249

Post Date 2/22/2018

Title Technical Field Advisor – Mechanical Aeroderivative Gas Turbine

City Various

Country Argentina



The Aeroderivative Gas Turbine TFA will be in charge of the management of site activities with experience working on Aero Turbines. The candidate will be responsible for handling the site activities to complete the work scope according to contractual requirements

directly executing and/or directing the additional resources.


  • Providing on-site technical direction during start-up, commissioning and maintenance on customer owned power generation and industrial facilities.

  • Providing installation direction and routine maintenance inspection guidance, including repair and rebuild for equipment with varying sizes and application types.

  • Preparing job-planning documents as required.

  • Providing input for Daily Outage and Weekly Installation Reports in a clear, detailed and accurate manner.

  • Communicating schedule details, project milestones, manpower requirements, quality issues, problems faced and tools/equipment to key stakeholders.

  • Providing leadership and technical direction to skilled laborers performing work on customer sites to ensure work activity meets the requirements of the customer.

  • Implementing quality control requirements for on-site repair and modification work in compliance with Engineering and Product Development Standards.

  • Maintaining strong safety mindset to assure the executed work reflects the technical requirements within Granite Services International safety standards.

  • Preparing timely and accurate technical reports for customer records and a reference for future outages.

  • Possessing the technical capacity to troubleshoot and provide routine maintenance checkout for a wide range of equipment/GSI system vintages

  • Perform work at GE and customer locations throughout the globe with possible work locations globally. Weekend work, and shift work will be necessary.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Qualified level. Has the knowledge and skill to actively support an outage and be aware of where to seek answers to questions as they arise. Has experienced successful installations and outages.

  • Previous LM 2500 and LM 6000 turbine experience

  • Experience with configuring and troubleshooting turbine generators

  • Experience with Power Turbine Generators

  • Wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected

  • Availability to frequent travel

  • Strong analytic and problem solving skills

  • Good interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Strong computer skills

  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goalsEDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering experience in power plant maintenance, turbine generator maintenance, or power plant equipment installation/ commissioning preferred.

  • Demonstrated progressive, responsible experience with various types of turbine generator equipment and site accountabilities is required.