FieldCore Controls & Instrumentation Field Engineer in Des Moines, Iowa

Requisition Number 18-0204

Post Date 2/15/2018

Title Controls & Instrumentation Field Engineer

City Remote

Country United Kingdom


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 Instrumentation & Controls Technician disassembles, inspects, cleans, repairs, calibrates, tests, and performs periodic maintenance of field instruments, equipment systems and controls. The role, evaluates and determines necessary modification, performs

complex repairs or removal of instruments or devices needing overhaul during scheduled maintenance, troubleshooting while performing unscheduled work.

Essential Function

  • Records and reports abnormal function or out of tolerance conditions of equipment and initiates corrective action and documentation

  • provide to all documents daily record of inspection, maintenance activity, repair and other work performed within approved guidelines and procedures.

  • Reinstalls, tests, evaluates, calibrates, and maintains instruments or devices upon completion of repairs.

  • Communicates with customer staff in the calibration, repair and operation of equipment as necessary.

  • Performs work in accordance with approved equipment, calibration, maintenance and safety procedures.

  • Performs other duties as required and assignedQualifications/Requirements

  • Two-year degree, scientific field of study preferred or equivalent related work experience

  • Fluent English

  • Must have appropriate license or certification where required by federal, state or local lawsDesired Characteristics

  • Qualified level. Able to successfully perform all requirements of the job properly.

  • Possess advanced skills and applies the fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of a particular field of specialization.

  • 3 years’ experience in instrumentation, controls, installing, calibrating, maintaining and repairing equipment or equivalent experience.

  • Demonstrated use and understanding of physical standards of mass, temperature flow and pressure.

  • Working knowledge of computers.

  • Required to be able to read and work from blueprints, schematic diagrams and specification manuals.

  • Must be a team player committed to working in a quality environment

  • Working knowledge of computers/PLC's

  • Excellent customer, communication, and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to complete multiple projects within time constraints

  • Strong organizational skills