General Electric Electrical Technical Advisor in Conroe, Texas

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Role Summary:

The Electronic Technician tests, troubleshoots, analyzes and corrects malfunctions of complex electronics or electro-mechanical products.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Electrical Technical Advisor, you will:

  • Interpret technical drawings, procedures and specifications

  • Clean, prepare and assemble components per instructions on the applicable drawing/procedure

  • Ensure product quality and the conformance to the established quality assurance system

  • Interact with internal and external customers as needed

  • Recommend changes in circuitry or components to improve operation and maintenance

  • Test down hole and surface equipment systems to engineering and customer specifications

  • Test and repair of electronic circuits, boards and sub-assemblies of down hole and surface equipment in RMA return repair status with established quality processes, standards and safety regulations

  • Create appropriate documentation as needed

  • Support all team repair operations, RMA dispositions and NCR dispositions

  • Provide customers with timely repair turnaround

  • Ability to safely deploy to remote geographic assignment locations – onshore and offshore locations with limited access to medical care, which may require 4 hours (or more) travel time to reach secondary level medical care Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Associate's degree in Electronics Engineering or Electronics Technology from an accredited college or university (OR High School diploma/GED from an accredited school or institution and a Minimum of 6 years of experience as an electronics technician)

  • Minimum 2 years of experience as an electronics technician

  • Minimum 1year of soldering experience, IPC610 backgroundEligibility Requirements:

  • Work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required

  • Work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities

  • Be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required

  • Lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.

  • Be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time

  • Undergo Periodic fitness for duty tests, examinations, and/or certifications will be required for onshore/offshore remote location assignments Desired Characteristics:

  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions with minimal supervision

  • Ability to read and interpret drawings, procedure manuals, operating and maintenance instructions and safety rules

  • Demonstrate high-level mechanical abilities

  • Demonstrate creativity that would lead to improved operation and maintenance procedures would be highly desirable

  • Familiarity with GE MWD / LWD Drilling tools

  • Familiarity and operation of a personal computer using various programs and MS Office

  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve electronic or mechanical problems unassisted where objectives are clearly defined but courses of action must be considered and determined

  • Ability to read schematics and board layouts for assemblies, familiarity of electronic components, ability to use test equipment (oscilloscope, DVM, etc.), soldering equipment and hand tools Locations: United States; Texas; ConroeGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.