Field Service Engineer 9/3/2016

FTS New Orleans, LA

Company
FTS
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28522503
AJE Ref #
576086066
Location
New Orleans, LA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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SUMMARY: FTS IS SEEKING A SERVICE ENGINEER. THE SERVICE ENGINEER (LARGE BORE ENGINE MECHANIC) WILL BE REQUIRED TO WORK INDEPENDENTLY, OR IN A TEAM, CARRY OUT MAINTENANCE, REPAIR WORK, TROUBLESHOOTING AND INSTALLATION OF DIFFERENT TYPES OF DIESEL ENGINES AND RELATED EQUIPMENT IN THE FIELD OR IN A SHOP ENVIRONMENT.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:

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Planning and preparing job scope, personal hand tools, special OEM tools, consumables and materials.
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Addressing complaints, resolving problems and completing work scopes on-site/onboard.
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Troubleshooting, Overhauling, Repairing 2 and/or 4-stroke Diesel engines and systems.
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Troubleshooting auxiliary systems and component including electronic engine monitoring and controls.
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Creating correct parts orders according to OEM standards.
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Managing the work flow and economics during field jobs, including showing flexibility on the job site when there are changes in work scope.
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All jobs have to be documented in detailed reports with all measurements and activities included.
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Must report the work scope documentation in accordance with the manufacturer specifications and ISO standards

REQUIREMENTS:

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Bachelor's degree in mechanical/electrical engineering and at least 3years in the field experience or five/plus years related experience; and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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Should have at least 5+ years' experience in the repair, reconditioning, overhauling, installation and troubleshooting of diesel engines and related machineries.
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Experience with the following a major plus: MaK, Mitsu, Daihatsu, Hyundai, Fairbanks Morse, EMD, Wartsila, MAN, STX, etc.
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Knowledge of computer hardware and software, including applications and programs required for work performance and internet usage.
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Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, and safety procedures.
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Knowledge of rigging equipment in tight engine room spaces.
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Must be analytical, reliable and be able to work independently or in small teams.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

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Must be analytical, reliable and be able to work independently or in small teams.
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Must be able to travel on short notice and be in the field for extended periods of time.
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Must be able to obtain TWIC, Huet, and other clearances/certificates required by US Gov't, Offshore Companies, and/or Ports.
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Must have valid driver's license.