Field Service Engineer
Littleton, Colorado - PEAK Technical Staffing USA
FIELD SERVICE ENGINEER
JOB SUMMARY: Position requires travel to various sites for installations, system maintenance or to conduct training on large generation control and protection systems. Design, build and evaluate equipment required for jobs and projects.
*Completes wiring or provides technical direction to craft labor for installation of new generator excitation and protection and controls equipment.
*Works with Engineering staff to develop installation task lists and designs.
*Responsible for material and equipment procurement.
*Facilitates mobilization, demolition and installation activities including equipment and tool shipping, scheduling and supervision of craft labor on site.
*Assists with maintenance and testing of generator excitation systems, protective relays and other auxiliary equipment.
*Participates in educational activities.
*Write trip reports describing in detail the system and device failure and actions taken. Review with the design engineering group the system problem and the solution.
*Travel to customer site to oversee installations of equipment, to perform system start up or required maintenance, to provide instructions for customer maintenance, or to repair equipment.
*Design, build, and test breadboard units required for jobs or projects with minimal supervision.
*Evaluate reports on component and equipment failures, and recommend solutions.
*Represent company while at customer facility.
*Assist Sales in the determination of cost responsibility.
*Provide technical support while at company's facilities.
*Perform other duties as assigned.
*Travel will be with little advance notice.
*Electrician with trade or vocational training.
*Industrial or power plant experience required.
*Understanding of and ability to implement electrical, connection drawings, interconnection drawings and schematics.
*Familiar with various types of steam, gas, diesel and hydro generator controls.
*Must be able to work independently with minimal direct supervision.
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills.