FieldCore Outage Manager Nuclear Midwest and Northeastern Region in Albany, New York
Requisition Number 18-1193
Post Date 8/15/2018
Title Outage Manager Nuclear Midwest and Northeastern Region
Country United States
FieldCore, a GE company, 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. A GE company, FieldCore brought 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 is built to deliver operational excellence for customers in the power generation, oil & gas, nuclear,
and wind power markets. For more information, check out www.fieldcore.com
We are recruiting to fill multiple openings for experienced Nuclear Outage Managers for Steam Turbines and Generators in the Nuclear industry. The Nuclear Outage Manager will be responsible for covering outages for the Midwest spanning IL, IN, MI, and OH and
Northeastern Region spanning from Maine to Pennsylvania. The Nuclear Outage Manager will be required to reside in any state within these regions to ensure customer support (no relocation provided).
Candidates must also adhere to the requirements below:
Have a valid driver’s license
Legally authorized to work in the US
Pass a drug test and background check
Willing and able to travel up to 75% of the time.Role Summary/Purpose:The Outage Manager is responsible for preparation, planning, execution accountability, and close out of complex planned/emergent Outage events for steam turbines and generators while developing the business strategy for field fulfillment excellence in PowerServices.The Outage Manager is a focal role for their assigned sub-region, with accountability for driving consistent outage planning and execution within the sub-region, driving adoption of best practices and lessons learned. The Outage Manager will lead complex outagesfor their assigned sub-region wherever possible, given the need to achieve target utilization levels.Essential Function:
Manage complex Nuclear outage event preparation (Planned/Emergent/Upgrade) from start to finish, including outage schedule development, TFA/craft labor/tooling/cost planning, customer management - pre/post outage meetings, mobilization planning, JCE execution,and event close out;
Accountable for onsite execution through Project Managers, Field Engineers and large teams during assigned outages, ensuring Fulfilment-5 goals & requirements are met at all times, manage on job cost tracking, productivity, while managing execution risk/FMEAand any NU/Service warranty;
Drive improvement of vendor/sourcing cost, on-time delivery, outage cost & productivity/P6.0 implementation, effectively manage CDS / tracking files, man hour cost and pacing;
Lead project quotation development including work scope, site condition check, preliminary safety and risk analysis to identify potential issues or obstacles and to minimize cost impact for site execution;
Ensure proper execution documentation is prepared, used, reviewed, stored and delivered including QCPs, Field Procedures, Quality Procedures, OneEHS, FME and Customer Outage Reports;
Work with systems applications such as FieldVision and ServiceNow for proper allocation, preparation, planning and forecasting on labor, tooling, vendor management;
Respond to forced outages/emergency promptly, be on site when needed, investigate/escalate site issues to restore the units to operating conditions in a timely manner;
Support Service Director, Customer Service Leader & ITO on technical & project communication to customer staff with respect to unit maintenance, operations, performance, new technology and new products.
Actively work to improve and perfect existing processes and look for simplification opportunities.
Perform other duties as assigned
Assist Service Manager with project reconciliation and extra work allocation for Site Compensation program.Qualifications/Requirements
7+ years applicable experience and demonstrated success/knowledge
2+ years of specialized/industry experience of turbine generator & auxiliary system outage planning and execution.
3+ years of experience working in the Nuclear Industry on power generation maintenance, plant start-up, running operations & shut-downs.
Bachelor’s degree in science /Business/engineering or equivalent 4 years’ experience in power generation industry.
Excellent planning skills (Primavera scheduling tool preferred)
Fluent in English and local language
Willingness and ability to travel 50% of the time.Desired Characteristics
Strong Project Management skills
PC proficiency, web applications including advanced Excel skills
Able to interface effectively with all levels of the organization and external customers
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills and influencing skill
Strong technical & maintenance knowledge of gas/steam turbines and generators
A good team leader in dynamic, energetic and complex customer site environments, equipped with quick learning capability and ownership;
Be self-motivated, confident and able to work under high pressure and constraint time, committed and process oriented;
Ability to work multiple project simultaneously and effectively in a cross-functional team;
Good communication skills, able to influence stakeholders to deliver customer & business needs
Familiar with outage component laydown planning and software that can help accomplish plan (AutoCAD, Microsoft Vizio, or other design software)
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.
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