Turbine Performance Specialist

Baghdad, Alabama
03 Oct 2016
23 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Turbine Performance Specialist will be responsible for monitoring, testing and analysis of plant/equipment performance on regular basis to ensure that plant operates at optimum output and efficiency. Turbine Performance Specialist will work in close coordination with Operations Manager and Lead Operations Engineer.

Essential Responsibilities

1. Monitor and analyze plant and equipment performance on daily/regular basis to ensure plant operation at optimum output and efficiency
2. Ensure Critical Performance Data Recording and Report Generation at appropriate intervals
3. Recommend and where applicable, implement necessary proactive and corrective measures to improve plant/equipment performance
4. Carry out regular performance testing and reporting
5. Co-ordinate with GE O&M Centre of Excellence (CoE), GE Engineering and other O&M support team for the resolution of issues related to plant performance
6. Support training of the plant O&M team to enhance their understanding for plant performance monitoring and improvement.


• Graduate Engineer in Mechanical, Electrical or Controls from an accredited College or University.
• Minimum 8 years of combined cycle power plant O&M experience with minimum four years in similar capacity.
• Minimum 3 years of O&M experience at GE F Class Gas Turbines is a must

Please Note: If being hired to United States location- GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

• Strong project management, problem solving, analytical and organizational skills
• Prior experience with GE O&M in same capacity is preferred
• Knowledge of GE products, services, and processes (GE employees only)
• Prior customer interface experience
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
• Proficiency with computer tools
• Ability and willingness to travel 10% of the time, as required