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Field Service Engineer

You as a Field Service Engineer will be part of Hitachi Energy business based in Dammam or Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. You will be Installing, testing and commissioning of Hitachi Transformers and associated equipment, including OLTC and transformer assembly work. Transformer repair and troubleshooting, tap changer maintenance and overhauling. Transformer testing and commissioning including mechanical test and pressure test of the power transformer. Having idea about transformer insulating oil and oil treatment. 

Your responsibilities

  • Mainly working as Field Service Engineer for installation, testing and commissioning activities at customer site or HITACHI Energy projects related to the transformers, OLTC and transformer related equipment, including third party transformers if applicable and authorized by Hitachi Energy management.
  • Activating participation in site activities and visiting the customer site for Installation testing and commissioning of Hitachi Energy transformers and transformer related activities. Working on other equipment related to the transformer as and when required or assigned by the line manager. Participating in the PGTR project and work with project team as and when assigned.
  • Coordinating or interfacing with tools management department and take care of tools, arranging, and properly use Transformer test equipment and tools to execute site activities for installation, testing and commissioning.
  • Transformer compartment assembly work, minor fabrications if required, trouble shooting and rectification of transformer defects, workable at customer site and advise the action plan if the repair work need to be carried out in Hitachi Energy factory or workshop. Supports the work activities of PGTR Service at site, or at customer workplace.
  • Learning and performing the test equipment operation used for Transformers, OLTC and other testing and maintenance work at site, customer premises or Hitachi Energy workplace. Learning how to use tools used for PGTR products service jobs.
  • Coordinating with customer and back-office support for any resources requirements to complete the job. Get the PAC or time sheets signed by the customer after completion of assigned task that can be used to invoice the customer.
  • Working with Project Management team on various project as and when required with full compliance of PM requirement and maintain discipline advise by the PM or customer site regulations and providing site reports, share it with the PM, line manager or supervisor, that can be shared with the customer and Prepare and submit weekly and monthly time sheet, expanse report as per company guideline in timely manner, prepare travel authorization prior to start the travelling for site or deployment.
  • Following the Hitachi Energy company rules and regulations, display good behaviors at office and at site, any safety or integrity incident should be reported to line manager, supervisor, or project Manager.
  • Living Hitachi Energy’s core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Your background             

  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in engineering or diploma in mechanical is required.
  • 4 to 6 years of relevant experience in transformer installation, repair and maintenance, Transformer maintenance work.
  • Experience in computer literate and excellent interpersonal written or oral communication skills.
  • Proficiency in both spoken & written English language is required.
Location Dammam, Eastern Region, Saudi Arabia
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-05-22
Reference number R0052301

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