Field Specialist – Mechanical 262 views

General Electric GE is seeking Field Specialist – Mechanical to join its workplace in Port-Harcourt.

Role Summary:

The Field Specialist: Aero derivative Gas Turbine is an individual who is competent in evaluating and solving performance issues on GE Aero-derivative Gas Turbines and could perform advanced repair on machine components. He is an individual who has a wide knowledge of one or more application processes and plant operation involving these machines. He / she is capable to act as a technical authority on behalf of the Company on decision-making and problems resolution on these machines.

Essential Responsibilities:

As a Field Specialist: Aero derivative Gas Turbine, you will represent BHGE both technically and professionally to ensure that equipment is installed, maintained and started properly.Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Provide customers with high quality, value added service worldwide, front-line business of BHGE.
  • Provide technical direction and/or project management of installation, commissioning and maintenance of Aero-derivative Gas Turbines, Compressors and related products.
  • Providing input for Daily Outage, Resident Engineer or Weekly Service Reports
  • Communicating effectively with Service Managers / Installation Managers and Site Leaders on job planning and execution and with Resource Manager regarding site arrivals, departures and job progression
  • To prepare field services jobs and interventions with the Service Managers.
  • Lead and execute unit start-up and performance tests ensuring proper and safe operation of the machine by evaluating the running parameters and troubleshoot control system problem as they arise.
  • Write accurate professional reports acting as single point of contact between Customers and TPS BHGE headquarters concerning technical issues and interfacing with all involved functions.
  • Use company e-tools to retrieve technical documents and management of packing list, bill of material and drawings.
  • Providing leadership and technical direction to skilled labor performing work on customer sites
  • Maintaining strong safety mindset to assure the executed work reflects the technical requirements within BHGE safety standards
  • Preparing timely and accurate technical reports for customer records and a reference for future outages
  • Support the business growth requirement by driving customer satisfactory.
  • Ensure all in-field activities carried out safely complying with company Health, Safety & Environment HSE guidelines and procedures. The candidate will be responsible to keep reliability of Customers assets and to support on proactive way all BHGE TPS customers.


  • University degree in mechanical/electrical engineering or equivalent experience
  • 5 + years of hands-on experience on GE Aero derivative machines & their control systems.
  • Good command of oral and written English
  • A depth of relevant experience with installation and maintenance programs for GE Aero-derivative Gas Turbines sets and all related, off base related auxiliary equipment.
  • Strong customer service-oriented.
  • Demonstrate consistently high levels of performance.
  • Willing to continuously work on construction/maintenance sites and travel worldwide.
  • This role requires extensive travel. Applicants must be willing and able to travel significantly (not less than 70%) without geographical restriction
  • Health, Safety & Environment mindset and compliance.
  • Oil and gas industry and field service experience strongly preferred.

Desired Characteristics:

  • In-depth experience on PGT25+ L1, L2 & L3 inspections, LM25, LM25+ inspections, LM-MKV, MKVI & MKVIe Control Panels for both generation and mechanical drive applications.
  • In-depth knowledge of Bently Nevada 3500, Alen Bradley PLC5 & panel view, Siemens STEP5 & 7 & Contrologix, GE Fanuc 9030 & Rx3i, Cimplicity, Historian.
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