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Blader / Turbine Mechanic

GE Energy
Richmond, VA 23219
Role Summary:The Blader / Turbine Mechanic is responsible for all duties associated with the inspection, repair, replacement, installation, adjustment, removal and maintenance of blades for a variety of rotating equipment in the service repairs workshop.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Blader / Turbine Mechanic, you will:

+ Perform the removal and installation of a variety of blades on all rotating equipment following established procedures and blue prints

+ Fit, install and / or modify to close tolerance blades, steam seals, locking keys, assemblies, and turning gears

+ Prepare blades for installation, including sandblasting, cleaning, etc.

+ Perform such duties as shrouding and peening, seal removal and installation, satellite installation, and drilling and fabrication of locks to complete blade assembly

+ Set-up completed turbines for rotational testing

+ Design and fabricate parts, as required


+ High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)

+ Minimum of 3 years of experience applying mechanical principles in the repair, maintenance and installation of various types of mechanical equipment


+ Ability and willingness to work rotating shifts, weekends and overtime

+ Ability and willingness to wear personal protective equipment

+ Ability and willingness to travel to customer sites on short notice, both domestically and internationally, as required

Desired Characteristics:

+ 2 year technical / Trade School Degree from an accredited college, university or trade school

+ Accomplished skills in a trade with experience on Power Generating Equipment

+ Experience using precision measurement tools

+ Basic computer skills

About Us:At GE's Gas Power, we're pushing the boundaries of what's possible within gas power generation to help our customers achieve the right balance between power plant performance and environmental sustainability. Our world-class portfolio of gas power systems and services utilizes the centuries of experience and has expanded across the entire plant.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications: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 drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;Virginia;Richmond;
Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-18

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GE Energy
Richmond, VA 23219

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