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General Electric P&C Lead Customer Site Engineer - Field Services in Boston, Massachusetts

Role Summary:

The P&C Lead Customer Site Engineer - Field Services will be responsible for performing a wide variety of field related activities, including installation, testing, commissioning, etc. of Protection & Control systems in medium and HV environment. In this role, you will establish and maintain a strong working relationship with customers and be responsible for ensuring safe work practices on each job as GE values safety very highly.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the P&C Lead Customer Site Engineer - Field Services, you will:

  • Perform installation, testing and commissioning services on power apparatus and switchgear, including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Protective relays and relaying systems, all brands, and experience with the use of relay test sets

  • Remote terminal units and gateways

  • CT’s and PT’s

  • Metering and transducers

  • Motors, feeders and transformers

  • Station batteries and chargers

  • Perform troubleshooting, problem identification and provide recommendations for corrective actions and/or repairs

  • Generate customer report describing the problem found and correction action taken / proposed

  • Make safety a priority as per GE’s zero tolerance policy and adopt safety regulations at customer sites


  • Associate's Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering or related field from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in electrical testing, maintenance and/or start-up of high voltage substations in field services or electrical utility industry


  • Ability and willingness to work long hours and weekends, as required

  • Ability and willingness to work at customer locations and travel 80% of the time, as required

  • Ability and willingness to obtain / maintain a valid US / Canadian passport

  • Ability and willingness to posses / maintain a valid driver's license


Desired Characteristics:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, Electrical Engineering or related field from an accredited university or college

  • Basic understanding of one-line, three-line schematics and connection diagrams

  • Strong working knowledge of transformers, motors, generators, etc.

  • Knowledge of relays (GE, ABB, SEL, Siemens, etc. manufactured)

  • Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) mindset / compliance

  • Basic understanding of the functioning of AIS and GIS

  • Working knowledge of IEEE, ANSI, IEC standards

  • Self-motivated and confident with the ability to work efficiently / effectively with limited supervision

  • Ability to set priorities to meet day to day short term objectives

  • Provides technical guidance and/or coaches others

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Applies concept to practical business problems

  • Strong customer service skills

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About Us:

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Locations: United States; Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire; Other MA, SE NH, Southern Maine

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.

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