FieldCore Technical Field Advisor - Compressor in Miami, Florida

Requisition Number 17-1109

Post Date 10/10/2017

Title Technical Field Advisor - Compressor

City Various

Country Various- Latin America


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

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The Compressor Technical Field Advisor is responsible to drive teams of technicians on installation and maintenance of Centrifugal and Axial compressors. He is also responsible to communicate with back office engineering for any pack case or assistance. Able

to cooperate with different TFA, from Control TFA to Site Lead.


  • Geometric dimensional check of foundation, equipment and auxiliaries skids positioning, levelling and alignment.

  • Installation and assembling activities of compressor auxiliary equipment (such as oil console, seal gas system, air console, interconnection piping, oil cooler, anti-surge system, oil flushing and blowing, etc).

  • Pre-commissioning and commissioning of oil system, air system, seal gas system, anti-surge system

  • Work closely with Instrumentation Engineer during the installation, calibration and set-up of

  • compressor electrical instrumentation (such as vibration probes, temperature elements, I/P converters,etc.).

  • Verify the start-up sequence; provide assistance during the start-up phase, checking all functional parameters of compressor and equipment, in order to optimise performances and efficiency of steam turbine and to respect the minimum radial clearance betweenrotor and stator parts.

  • Perform small mechanical repairs and carry out any machine works at the machine tools in the workshop.

  • Assembly, disassembly, check and adjust the installation and functioning clearances, evaluate the wear, or damage state of the compressor components

  • Check and correct alignment conditions between driver and driven units

  • Perform other duties as assignedKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Qualified level. Has the knowledge and skill to actively support an outage and be aware of where to seek answers to questions as they arise. Has experienced successful installations and outages.

  • Good attitude to manage relationships with customers, concerning technical and contractual aspects.

  • Follow up all quality aspects according to six sigma approach and GE QA manual and procedures.

  • Working knowledge and application of EHS rules.

  • Coordination and management of manpower (when applicable)

  • Effective communication to HQs, through company e-tools (VC4/NCM - e-SMS).

  • Excellent customer, communication, and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to guide a team

  • Ability to complete multiple projects within time constraints

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Domestic and international travel requiredEDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is preferred

  • 5 years’ experience in Oil & Gas or power plant maintenance, turbine generator maintenance or power plant equipment installation/commissioning