General Electric Dowty Field Services Representative in Bismark, North Dakota

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Role Summary:

As a Dowty Field Service Representative you will be responsible for supporting the R391 Composite Propeller System, both on and off wing at the customer site.

Based at Ramstein AFB, Germany, you will be the product expert and focal point for aiding with troubleshooting, training, planning, and logistical issues to complete the contract work scope.

You will be responsible for performing intermediate and limited depot level repairs in direct support of the customer.

Essential Responsibilities:

The Field Service Representative will provide direction and assistance to work group to meet assigned objectives. In this role, you will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.

In addition you will :

  • Provide On-Site propeller maintenance inclusive of : Repairs, modification and preventative maintenance

  • Work scope includes both On-Wing and Off Wing repairs

  • Perform (OJT) On Job Training with technical instructions

  • Provide general technical direction and assistance to the customer in the operation, maintenance, repair, logistic support, and installation of GE products

  • Provide on-site interpretation of data and technical instruction

  • Provide Project Engineering, Program Management and Field Service management with complete and prompt information regarding status of programs, customer problems, failures, trends, and climate

  • Provide technical assistance through on-site guidance and (OJT) training in proper operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of assigned programs and ground support equipment, including; the use and proper interpretation of data and technical instructions

  • Provide communication to Product Support and Field Service regarding all program activities and problems through regular, timely reports

  • Be responsible for reports, including; obtaining, interpreting, and communicating significant market intelligence and sales opportunities for both assigned programs and support

  • Assist customer in scheduling maintenance and workload

  • Assist in ensuring parts meet established schedules

  • Make recommendations on findings

  • Review effectiveness of maintenance actions in order to identify training needs

  • Anticipate requirements beyond those that immediately affect the program and assist in implementing actions to satisfy those requirements

  • Perform intermediate and depot level maintenance

  • Provide on-call and extended shift field service support

  • Conduct hands-on-training for Government personnel in aircraft operation, maintenance, and safety proficiency

  • Perform Certification release for equipment maintained Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in an aircraft field service or aircraft maintenance position)

  • 3 years of experience in a aircraft field service or aircraft maintenance position ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :

  • Ability and willingness to relocate to Germany

  • Must be available to be deployed worldwide, traveling up to 70%, on an as needed basis

  • This role requires use of technical data subject to U.S. Government contract restrictions and this posting is only for U.S. Citizens. GE will require proof of status prior to employment Desired Characteristics:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in a field service or maintenance position

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Proven analytical and quality improvement ability

  • Ability to interface at all levels of the organization, both internally and externally

  • C130J maintenance experience (US applicable)

  • ‘Hands On’ repair experience and propulsion systems knowledge

  • Experience using Microsoft Office

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Self-starter comfortable working as a remote team member

  • Experience with military logistic / supply processes (N/A)

  • Composite repair experience

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