Field Service Technician - Level I

Madison, Pennsylvania
08 Oct 2016
19 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
JobID :   23029BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company!  Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we're proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers' success.  If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Field Service Technician - Level I in our Operating Plant Business.

In this position, a Field Service Technician - Level I can expect to be responsible for the following:
  • To provide field services at nuclear power plant sites either operating or under construction, and service center operations, utilizing high technology service equipment and in a manner reflecting Westinghouse's commitment to the highest level of safety and quality.
  • Perform service center support functions including but not limited to service equipment maintenance and check out, equipment and facility decontamination, equipment packing and unpacking, shipment preparations, material handling and calibration activities.  Review operational and maintenance procedures and drawings in detail.
  • Provide support to product engineering and training by performing activities such as equipment modifications, equipment set up and testing, mock-up preparation, process testing and equipment and process qualifications.  Accurately document equipment performance issues during field implementation, and ensure corrective actions are complete prior to next scheduled one.
  • Participate in performance-based training programs to acquire and maintain certifications as well as keep current with Technology .
  • Participate in safety training to acquire the skills and knowledge to perform work in hazardous environments and operate safety equipment and systems.
  • Learn, understand and practice Human Performance Tools, INPO Principals, Industrial Health & Safety, and ALARA principals, specific security requirements, and the importance of observing both Westinghouse and customer license requirements. Participation and contribution of observations in the shop.  Acquire, comprehend and apply Nuclear Culture Safety requirements
  • Set up, operate, maintain and troubleshoot field service equipment at customer sites, including but not limited to, cleaning processes, non-destructive examination (NDE) technology, robotic systems and computer networks.
  • Perform all assigned tasks under general supervision, with a high degree of quality, and within the parameters of qualified procedures and guidelines.  Maintain a high level of attention to detail, and document all quality related issues.
  • Develop, promote and exercise team-building skills with peers, supervisors, contactors, customers and other departments.  Demonstrate good customer sensitivity and customer service skills.  Develop and maintain a focus on creative problem solving.
  • This position requires extensive travel, maintenance of "Unescorted Access" status, and working with hazardous materials
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability
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Job Requirements
The successful candidate for this position will possess the following:
  • High school graduate or the recognized equivalent required.
  • 0-3 years related experience with demonstrated evidence of mechanical and/or electronic aptitude and skill.  Experience in the nuclear industry highly preferred.
Westinghouse Electric Company is a group company of Toshiba Corporation.

Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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