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FieldCore Wind Installation Technician I in Des Moines, Iowa

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 wind power markets. For more information, check out

Role Summary/Purpose

The Installation Technician is responsible for ensuring that General Electric (GE) turbines are constructed per approved procedures and are authorized to act in an advisory capacity to GE’s construction contractors to ensure proper installation for all components prior to turbine hand over to the commissioning lead.

Essential Function

  • Verify that the work is completed in compliance with customer’s requirements

  • Document all work performed

  • Follow all assigned Environmental, Health and Safety procedures

  • Supervise the construction of wind turbines

  • Perform installation inspection of completed turbines

  • Repair defects

  • Report policy or procedure violation

  • Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems

  • Submit progress reports

  • Liaise with internal and external customers

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications /Requirements

  • Technical degree or diploma in Electrical or Mechanical discipline or

  • Equivalent of 2+ years’ experience in the field

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Desired Characteristics

  • Trainee level. Trial position to ensure a good fit for the company – attitude, skills, ambition

  • Basic skills training to ensure knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of a praticular field of specialization.

  • Operate tools, equipment, instruments

  • Torqing towers, aligning generators, pulling pucks using torque, slam, and large wrenches.

  • Electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic troubleshooting.

  • Cleaning and lubricating on maintenance.

  • Ability to adapt quickly to a dynamic environment

  • Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability to communicate effectively

  • Motor vehicle operation to and from turbines, shop, and multiple sites.

  • Ability to adapt quickly to a dynamic environment

  • Computer proficient

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