General Electric Advanced Lead Field Service Engineer in Seattle, Washington

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Role Summary:

The Lead Field Engineer will develop practical and innovative ways to identify and meet goals. In

this role, you are responsible for work that is less defined in scope, utilize your understanding and

experience to execute business objectives, and have the ability to effect short-term and some

long-term business goals.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary GE on-site or mobile representative and Lead Program Manager (LPM)to an assigned customer(s)

  • Provide program leadership, technical direction, and assistance to the customer, user, andother GE field personnel in the operation, inspection, maintenance, and repair of assigned productlines

  • Perform duties as the LPM for all assigned GE product lines and assist the customer withtechnical understanding of the operation, maintenance, and trouble-shooting of multiple types ofGE products

  • Review effectiveness of maintenance actions to identify training needs

  • Apply Six Sigma analytical tools to assist the customer with proactive reliability andmanagement

  • Assist customer with improving reliability and reducing cost of ownership

  • Provide single point of contact to the customer, customer team, and all other GE stakeholders

  • Assist the factory with data collection and timely reporting to facilitate fleet performanceanalysis, including marketing intelligence and sales opportunities for services, and support

  • Assist customer with spare parts ordering, issues resolution, and provisioning Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college (or a High School Diploma / GEDwith a minimum of 4 years of experience in a field service or maintenance position)

  • Minimum of 3 additional years of experience in a field services or maintenance position ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :

  • Ability and willingness to travel as required Desired Characteristics:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Proven analytical and quality improvement ability

  • Demonstrated proficiency in repair troubleshooting, shop operations, and testing of assignedprograms / hardware

  • Ability to make formal presentations to all audiences

  • Able to work with all levels of maintenance, engineering, and management

  • Project management or supervisory experience

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and influence GE customer and peers Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century. GE Aviation is a world-leading producer of commercial jet engines and components as well as integrated digital, electric power, and mechanical systems for aircraft. GE Aviation also has a global service network to support these offerings. Technological excellence, supported by continuing substantial investments in research and development, has been the foundation of GE Aviation's growth and helps to ensure quality products for customers. Learn more about GE Aviation at http://www.geaviation.com today! at http://www.geaviation.com To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from Aviation, Energy and Transportation, follow us on twitter: href=http://bit.ly/geconnections>@geconnections Locations: United States; Washington; SeattleGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.