FieldCore Turbine Mechanic in Des Moines, Iowa
FieldCore, a GE company, is a new, independent industrial field services company that will deliver the highest standard of field services excellence and capabilities for GE and its customers. FieldCore will bring together the field services expertise and people from both Granite Services and GE’s Power Services into one powerhouse. Driven by the values of safety, quality, and integrity, FieldCore will be built to deliver operational excellence for customers in the power generation, oil & gas, nuclear, and wind power markets. For more information, check out www.fieldcore.com
The primary responsibility of the Mechanic – Steam and Gas - is to safely accomplish the installation, maintenance and repair of the heavy rotating machinery used mainly in power generation applications. Turbine Mechanics work closely with Supervisors, EHS personnel, and the Operations Department to achieve these goals.
Read blueprints, schematic drawings and technical documentation to determine proper work procedures.
Install machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blueprints and other drawings in industrial establishments.
Dismantle and assemble machinery and equipment using a variety of hand, power, pneumatic and hydraulic tools.
Perform mechanical and electrical maintenance and repairs on power tools, hand tools and training equipment.
Move machinery and equipment using hoists, cranes, chain falls and trucks.
Align machinery and equipment using hoists, squares, rules, micrometers, plumb bobs, dial indicators and/or laser alignment equipment.
Perform machining and welding operations for making various parts for lab and shop training equipment
Perform material and machine inspections using precision measuring equipment such as micrometers, rules, calipers, protractors, and torque wrenches.
Responsible for shipping and receiving all major pieces for T&DC, plus all shipping, receiving, inventory, and control of tools, equipment and supplies
Determine equipment specifications and prepare parts lists for purchasing, consisting of mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic devices as needed to complete assigned projects.
Load, transport, and unload materials, tools, equipment and supplies.
Perform other duties as assigned
Degree or associate degree in Technical Field, Gas Turbine Systems Technician preferred
Must have a minimum of one (1) years’ experience maintaining, dismantling, and installing machinery and industrial service equipment including various pumps, motors, fans, generators, and turbines.
Must have experience performing equipment alignments using either laser or traditional methods.
Must have Driver’s License
Must possess minimum required hand tools.
Trainee level. Trial position to ensure a good fit for the company – attitude, skills, ambition
Basic skills training to ensure knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of a praticular field of specialization.
Has good skills acquired with trainings and required to disassemble and reassemble complex rotating equipment – Bolting, Hydraulic Bolting, Flange Management, Small Bore Piping, Basic Rigging/Lifting, O/H Crane Operator
Good mechanical/technical skills.
Good oral communication skills.
Critical thinking ability.
May be required to handle time-sensitive tasks and maintain a schedule within operationally challenging environments.
Must work well both independently and in a team environment.
Availability to travel and be away from home for extended periods of time.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.
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