FieldCore Mechanical Technician Trainee in Charleston, South Carolina

Requisition Number 18-0240

Post Date 2/22/2018

Title Mechanical Technician Trainee

City Various

Country Chile


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 will bring 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 will be built to deliver operational excellence for customers in the power generation, oil & gas,

nuclear, and wind power markets. For more information, check out


The Mechanical Assistant - Trainee,fresh graduate, will assist all Mechanical Maintenance activites as directed by Senior Mechanical or Maintenance/Supervisor staff to support clients’ installations, maintenance, upgrades, inspections, and ongoing operations.


  • Possess knowledge about specific activity tools, and be able to use them safely.

  • Ability to work unsupervised on any part of an equipment maintenance project.

  • Ability to read blueprints and schematic drawings to determine work procedures.

  • Ability to align machines and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers,lasers, and plumb bobs

  • Experience dismantling machinery or equipment

  • Should have experience with repair and or rebuild of large industrial equipment.

  • Ability to move machinery and equipment

  • Assembly and installation of equipment

  • Perform other duties as assignedKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Basic Level Capabilities and Responsabilities acquired with a minimum of 3 years of experience; able to recognise tools and to proficiently use them. Provide active support to Mechanic

  • Must have strong mechanical aptitude and experience utilizing hand held and power tools including and mechanical troubleshooting equipment.

  • Experience in a hands-on mechanical position in an industrial environment highly desired.

  • Must have strong mechanical/technical skills.

  • Must have strong organizational skills.

  • Must work well both independently and in a team environment.

  • In-depth safety training a major plus

  • Must have valid Driver’s License

  • English proficiency requiredEDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma - mechanical technicianPHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • May be required frequently lift, move, and carry objects up to 50 pounds

  • May be required to walk/stand upright for periods of up to 12 hours

  • May be required to bend, squat and climb stairs/ladders (occasionally to frequently)

  • Availability to travel and be away from home for extended periods of time)