GE Nigeria: Senior Mechanical / Control Field Service Engineer

Posted on :

6 Jul, 2010

Category :

Engineering Jobs in Nigeria

GE Nigeria is a world leader in advanced technology equipment and services for all segments of the oil and gas industry, from drilling and production, LNG, pipelines and storage to industrial power generation, refining and petrochemicals. We also provide pipeline integrity solutions, including inspection and data management.

Job Title: Senior Mechanical/Control Field Service Engineer – Nigeria
Job Number: 1054863
Function: Services – Field Services
Business: GE Energy – Oil & Gas
Career Level: Experienced
Location: Nigeria

Role Summary/Purpose
As a Field Service Engineer You will be an expert in rotating equipment, focused on site activities management such as planning, manpower resources/tools assignment and technical assistance to complete the work scope according to the contractual requirements.

Essential Responsibilities

Prepare field services jobs and interventions with the project managers based in the GE Oil & Gas offices.
Assist Start-up Engineer during the commissioning phase 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 GE Oil & Gas Headquarter 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
Ensure all in-field activities are carried out safely complying with company environmental Health & Safety (EHS) guidelines and procedures.

As a specialist in control field service engineering You will:
Supervise the installation, calibration and set up of instruments
Supervise cable laying, meggering and connection
Lead and execute loop check and commissioning phase, performing the functional tests.
Lead and execute unit start-up and performance tests

As a specialist in either Gas Turbines or Centrifugal Compressors or Reciprocating Compressors or Steam Turbines You will:
Lead and execute foundation and soft foot check and adjustments.
Lead and execute assembly/installation and alignment of the equipment
Lead and execute independently inspection of the above mentioned equipment

The candidate will be also responsible to keep reliability of Customers assets and to support on proactive way all GE O&G customers.


Engineering Degree or equivalent business experience.
Minimum 5 years of related working experience in Oil & Gas industry within maintenance or installation field activities
Strong knowledge on rotating equipment installation/maintenance and/or control philosophy of Gas Turbines OR Centrifugal Compressors, OR Reciprocating Compressors, OR Steam Turbines and their auxiliaries (lube oil system, fuel gas system, seal gas system, steam system etc…)
Ability to understand and implement mechanical drawings (section dwg; construction dwg; P&ID; alignment specification, flushing/blowing procedure; piping specification; wiring diagram, etc…)
Excellent English fluency both spoken and written
Availability to frequent travel worldwide on and off-shore
Strong analytic and problem solving skills together with good interpersonal & organizational skills

Desired Characteristics

Good experience in HGPI and major inspection or modular/engine exchange activities
Experience on hyper compressor (polyethylene plant)
Laser alignment device knowledge.

Application Deadline: Till Position is taken

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