Machinery Diagnostics Field Engineer - South Region Services

Baton Rouge, LA posted on January 17

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Role Summary/Purpose

In this role you will evaluate machinery condition based on rotordynamic analysis and correlation of operational data and customer info. You will utilize Bently Nevada hardware and software to collect and analyze machinery health and provide recommendations for corrective actions.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Diagnosing machinery problems based upon: vibration data, operational data, and customer communications
  • Reacting to customer required travel in a timely manner, while bringing all required diagnostic equipment
  • Completing documentation of findings / recommendations
  • Engaging in professional communications with customers and other team members
  • Determining and directing placement of Balance weights
  • Performing Asset Management / Reliability Service Studies
  • Preparing timely Work Order requests, Quick Quotes and Invoicing packages
  • Assessing job site Safety
  • Understanding T&C commitments
  • Installing transducers and configuring monitoring systems
  • Completing alignment - Reverse Dial, Laser, Optical Methodologies
  • Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 5 years of vibration analysis experience
  • OR
  • Minimum 10 years of industry (energy and/or oil & gas) experience)

    Eligibility Requirements

  • Available for extensive travel, up to 70%, and significant over-time (paid)
  • Possess a valid driver's license and passport (or able to obtain a passport)
  • Additional Elgibility 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 Characteristics

  • ABS Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of Reliability Services
  • Demonstrated authority and assurance in dealing with people
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills to convey technical concepts to business and technical personnel
  • Experience working under stressful working conditions
  • Project Management Skills
  • Strong computer skills using MS Office software
  • Mechanical trouble shooting skills. "Hands-on approach"
  • Experience reading, interpreting, and understanding mechanical prints
  • Knowledge of rotating machinery operation and controls systems
  • Knowledge of machinery protection and management systems
  • Knowledge of or experience with AT LEAST one or more of the following: mechanical vibration, rotating machinery vibration and/or diagnostics, rotordynamic analysis, PdM data acquisition/evaluation, machinery balancing and alignment
  • Knowledge of Bently Nevada products and services
  • Basic familiarity with computer network systems
  • Black Belt or Green Belt Certified (GE employees only)

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