General Electric Steam Turbine Controls Engineer in Boise, Idaho
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The Steam Turbine Controls Engineer will develop experience based customer relationships, leading engineered solutions and upgrade projects that provide customer value and ROI that exceed that of our competition. You will develop a solid knowledge and experience with electrical and mechanical control systems for steam turbines. You will provide feedback to product developers and designers to improve the product quality and effectiveness.
You will have the opportunity to work alongside experienced senior engineers to develop and implement custom solutions that supply the world with energy. This is a great opportunity at a company that values and is recognized for technical expertise.
In the role of Steam Turbine Controls Engineer, you will:
Provide engineering support for retrofit control systems for steam turbines, under the overall management responsibility of the project manager. Accountable for project deliverables, customer CTQ compliance, and on-time schedule performance
Apply electrical and mechanical engineering principles to analyses, propose, design, test, and troubleshoot steam turbine control systems
Review contract documentation and customer specifications for technical impact
Design systems for interface to existing turbine control equipment, and evaluate all system components, requirements, and interactions
Responsible to coordinate and lead technical design reviews of projects and to update and archive all required documentation
Apply knowledge of industry practices and international standards to produce high-quality and cost-effective designs
Support customer meetings, factory acceptance testing, and installation and commissioning of control systems
Frequently interact with customers and suppliers
Support streamlining of engineering processes and business growth
Demonstrated expertise in technical problem resolution, especially in regard to power plant operation
Travel within the U.S. as well as internationally Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) from an accredited college or universityEligibility Requirements:
Travel domestically and internationally up to 25%, as required Desired Characteristics:
Familiarity with non-GE turbines or non-GE control systems
Ability to serve dual roles as Controls Engineer and/or Project Engineer as needed
Experience in interfacing with all levels of GE internal and external customers (GE employees only)
Power plant, refinery, or other related experience
BWR or PWR nuclear power plant experience
Knowledge and experience with electrical and mechanical control systems for steam turbines
Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously in a matrix management environment
Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving ability and adept at communicating with several levels of the organization
Strong influence, facilitation, and interpersonal skills
Strong process discipline with sound analytical and statistical skills
Strong customer service mind-set
Green Belt certified (GE employees only)
Proficient in the use of PC software applications
Strong customer service mind-set
Good oral and written communication skills
Motivated, self-starter, results oriented
Proven team player with solid cooperation and flexibility traits
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