FieldCore Welders for Cavitation Repairs on Hydroelectrical Turbines in Salem, Oregon

Requisition Number 18-0387

Post Date 3/20/2018

Title Welders for Cavitation Repairs on Hydroelectrical Turbines

City Remote

Country United States

Description

FieldCore, a GE company, (https://www.fieldcore.com/ ) 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.

Field Service employees enjoy flexible and consistent work assignments; career progression, and reward and recognition are central to our culture. There are opportunities for daily per diem and travel moneys to get you to and from the job sites.

Overview:

We are hiring welders that are experienced performing Cavitation Repairs on Hydroelectric Turbines to support the Hydroelectric Turbine Division at FieldCore, a GE Company.

These positions are for work in the US and are for Legally authorized to work in the US candidates. You must be able to pass a drug test and background check. Some of the physical requirements of this position are traveling / field service job that requires

you to be able to be away from home for extended periods of time, shift work, the ability to lift safely a minimum of 50 pounds, perform physical work-related activities, and wear personal safety protection equipment (PPE).

Prior Experience Needed:

  • Experience welding stainless steel using FluxCore

  • Able to weld in all positions - 6G

  • Experience performing Cavitation Repairs on Hydroelectrical Turbines.

  • Experience with AWS and ASME codesDuties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform hydro turbine cavitation repair to restore the Discharge Ring, Runner Blades, Lower Bands to original condition.

  • Review layouts, blueprints, diagrams, work orders, welding procedures or oral instructions to perform dimensional checks in preparation for welding to drawing specifications

  • Understanding of pre, post-heat, stress and moisture control to relieve techniques and requirements to prevent distortion during welding repair

  • Use oxyfuel burn, plasma burn, grind and/or air arc metal as required

  • Ability to identify process issues and offer solutions

  • Ability to communicate verbal and written as required

  • All other tasks needed to safely and efficiently complete the Scope of Work.Requirements:

  • Must have the prior experience listed above.

  • Candidates must be located in the US and are Legally authorized to work in the US.

  • You must be able to pass a drug test and background check.

  • This position is a traveling / field service job that requires you to be able to be away from home for extended periods of time.

  • This position, from time to time, will require to be scheduled for shift work.

  • Able to lift safely a minimum of 50 pounds and perform physical work-related activities.

  • Must wear personal safety protection equipment (PPE) and follow all safety policies and procedures.


  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.

  • For more information regarding affirmative action and equal employment opportunity click here at http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf .