FieldCore Mechanical Technician in Pierre, South Dakota

Requisition Number 18-0867

Post Date 6/27/2018

Title Mechanical Technician

City Remote

Country United States


FieldCore, a General Electric 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.

NOTE: This position requires extensive travel, both domestic and international. Prospective applicants should reside anywhere in the U.S within a reasonable driving distance from a major airport. Candidates must be US citizens or be a legal U.S resident with

current Green Card


We are currently looking to fill openings for turbine mechanics with a minimum of 3+ year solid experience working as a Turbine Mechanic / Turbine Millwright on any frame units during installation commissioning and outages.

The primary responsibility of the Turbine Mechanic, Steam and Gas, is to safely accomplish the overhaul, maintenance, repair and installation of heavy rotating machinery used mainly in Turbines, Generators and other power generation applications. Turbine Mechanics

work closely with Craft Labor Supervisors, EHS personnel, and the Operations Department to achieve these goals.


Selected candidates must have experience maintaining, dismantling, repairing and installing any type of frame turbines and associated equipment, including ventilating and heating systems. Prospective applicants must have experience aligning above equipment

using laser alignment or heavy experience with dial indicators/calipers using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers, and plumb bobs.


  • Read blueprints and schematic drawings to determine work procedures.

  • Align machines and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers, lasers, and plumb bobs

  • Work on (steam and/or gas) path; lube oil system, seal oil system and hydraulic system of a steam and/or gas turbine and/or generator.

  • Dismantling machinery or equipment

  • Assemble and install equipment

  • Ability to move machinery and equipment

  • Repair and or rebuild of turbines and large industrial equipment

  • Work unsupervised on any part of a turbine (gas or steam) and on generators.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/willing to work in extreme weather conditions (heat/cold) for extended periods of time

  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to climb ladders and steps

  • Extensive travel to and from projects and various field assignments is required.

  • International travel may be requiredEDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Vocational technical school as a turbine mechanic or 5 years’ experience working on frame turbines

  • Minimum of three years’ experience working on steam and gas turbine outages.

  • Experience aligning equipment using laser alignment or heavy experience with dial indicators/calipers using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers, and plumb bobs.EEO/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Vets

  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.

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