Operation & Maintenance – Technician
GE Power & Water - Parlin, NJ

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The Operation & Maintenance (O&M) – Technician you will be responsible to maintain and repair mechanical and electrical devices. In this role, you will be responsible for safe, efficient operation of the plant outside of the control room. You will work 12 hours shifts. The facility operates 24 hours per day and 7 days a week. In this role, you will:

Essential Responsibilities
In addition, you will:
  • Perform corrective and preventive maintenance on mechanical devices in accordance with plant and vendor procedures
  • Repair mechanical equipment as needed
  • Perform advanced trouble shooting and diagnostic activities utilizing technical resources and personnel both onsite and offsite
  • Utilize CMMS system to identify and document work required and performed
  • Plan and implement outage work scopes including overseeing contractor personnel to complete assigned work
  • Assist in developing PM procedures
  • Implement plant improvements and modifications as assigned
  • Work within and ensure strict adherence to all safety and environmental procedures
  • Provide documentation of work performed, supplies used, and other items that will be required to plan and control maintenance activities
  • Prepare records and reports as required
  • Perform routine inspections and tests to ensure plant is operating at optimal level
  • Monitor and maintain all required data logs / records outside of the control room
  • Maintain log of meter and gauge reading and records data such as water test results and quantity of fuel consumed
  • Comply with all applicable environmental, health and safety policies
  • Assist in plant shutdown and startup procedures
  • Operate all plant equipment / systems within scope of responsibility
  • Perform housekeeping tasks to maintain a clean safe work environment and professional appearance

  • High School diploma / GED OR vocational or technical certification
  • Minimum of 3 years of operation and maintenance experience in power generation facility or process plant ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
  • NJ State Black Seal High Pressure Boiler License (GE employees only)
  • Ability and willingness to lift up to 50 lbs., climb stairs and ladders, and stand up to 8 hours

    Additional Eligibility Qualifications
    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

    Desired Characteristics
  • Strong mechanical or welding skills
  • Minimum of 2 years of Gas Turbine experience, preferred GE 6B technology
  • Pipe welding and support fabrication skills
  • Possesses optimistic "can do" attitude
  • Works and communicates well in team environment
  • Possesses strong work ethic to perform "best job" on customer location
  • Exhibits willingness to expand knowledge in their field
  • Strong mathematical, oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient with the use of power and precision tools
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