FieldCore Mechanical Technician,18-1016 in Phoenix, Arizona

Mechanical Technician,18-1016

Field Service Technician - Mechanical

Remote, United States


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 at

IMPORTANT NOTE : This position requires extensive travel, both domestic and international. Prospective applicants MUST reside anywhere in the west coast preferably close by to the General Electric facility which is located in Bakersfield, CA to support in shop work as well as field work. Other higher desirable locations are San Diego and Los Angeles, CA, Candidates must be US citizens or Legal US resident with current Green Card.

Role Summary/Purpose

The primary responsibility of the Aero Mechanical Technician is to safely accomplish the installation, maintenance and repair of Aeroderivative General Electric Turbines LM2500, LM6000 and LMS100. The work includes but is not limited to borescope inspections, blade work, combustion/hot section replacements, engine swaps, and other types of maintenance tasks.

Essential Function

  • Will work as part of a team during, change outs, maintenance, and repair of Aeroderivative Gas Turbines (LM2500, LM6000, lms100)

  • Use hand tools and small power tools to conduct general maintenance of GE Aeroderivative Gas Turbines

  • Troubleshoot complicated mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical problems on variable pitch, variable speed turbines

  • Help in all areas of site as directed by manager or lead supervisor

  • Perform all mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical component maintenance, repair or replacement of parts to as directed

  • Work effectively as part of a team of technicians

  • Process timesheets, expense reports, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) forms, and job reports in a timely manner

  • Process timesheets, expense reports, Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) forms, and job reports in a timely manner

  • Comply with all EHS policies and procedures to ensure a safe and productive work site

Qualifications /Requirements

  • 2+ years of work as a mechanical technician on aero-derivative engines Gas Turbines ( lm2500, lm6000, Lms100) or similar units

  • Experience with industrial equipment that involves lifting / rigging, maintaining, dismantling, and installing machinery and industrial mechanical service equipment.

  • Experience aligning above equipment, using dial indicators/calipers, micrometers, hoists or jacks is a plus.

  • Able to interpret and implement technical procedures

  • Able to safely use basic hand tools

  • Able to dismantle and assemble aeroderivative units

  • Solid knowledge of general Lock-out/Tag-out procedures

  • Solid compression tubing fitting and bending skills

  • Solid knowledge of rigging and lifting equipment

  • Computer skills

  • Fluent in English

  • May be required to work on offshore platforms

  • May be required to travel internationally


Desired Characteristics

  • Airframe & Power Certification, Associate’s Degree in a Technical field, or former U.S. Military Gas Turbine Systems Technician is preferred.

  • Experience with GE Jet Engines, LM2500, LM6000 or LMS100 gas turbines is required

  • Solid skills acquired with training 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.

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