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Field Service Engineering Specialist Professional

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General information:

You as a Field Service Engineering Specialist Professional will be part of Hitachi Energy business based in Kuwait. You will be responsible to perform on-site service activities for various types of Hitachi Energy GIS systems and in accordance with Hitachi Energy standard processes, quality standards and safety guidelines. Deliver excellent customer service to satisfy customers. Co-operating with customer and other Hitachi Energy teams, take actions to identify new service business opportunities for Hitachi Energy.


Service delivery: Performing medium to high complex service tasks like installation, commissioning, maintenance, upgrades and retrofits, repair independently, identifies technical problems and makes analysis through remote or on-site activity in different service categories (installation and commissioning, maintenance, extensions, replacements, upgrades and retrofit, end of life service etc.). Customer approach: Ensuring customer satisfaction by executing service work according to customer order and expectation. Creating and maintaining a good relationship with customers and understands their needs. Identifying new sales opportunities and taking influence in convincing the client for the complete service portfolio. Materials and supply: Coordinating, preparing and ensuring that all materials, parts and equipment are available and at the appropriate quality for service activities. Preparing standard lists for ease of work. Documentation and reports: Preparing all documents and reporting to be signed by the customer representative. Reporting work done in a timely manner and follows up when needed. Creating standards or job durations. Troubleshooting: Proactively identifies potential equipment failures and proactive corrective actions. Troubleshooting complex equipment failure and makes recommendations to avoid repeating the problem in the future. Operational excellence: Proactively identifies suggestions for product, quality and customer service improvement and discusses them with management for changes. Health, safety and integrity: Actively ensures that HSE practices are of high standard. Working to eliminate unsafe practices and incidents. Processes and Tools: Consistently applies functional processes considering links to other teams. Safety and integrity: Living Hitachi Energy 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 degree of electrical engineering. 5 - 10 years' experience in GIS (Gas Insulated Switchgear). Certified as GIS Specialist in Hitachi Energy switchgears. Experience in maintenance of Gas Insulated Switchgear in live substation, and must be well versed with drawings, safety of EHV/HV/MV (400kv, 300KV, 132KV & 33KV) GIS. Proficiency in both spoken & written English is required.

Basic Info
Location Kuwait City, Al Kuwayt, Kuwait
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2023-03-29
Reference number KW54575618
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Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.