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Field Engineer

General Electric (GE)

Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Ref: KP132-1647

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Role Summary:
Field Engineer will be responsible for meeting the daily service repair needs of the customer's equipment and driving customer satisfaction through Service Excellence. Also, he/she will be responsible for developing and maintaining strong interpersonal relationships with customer representatives.

Essential Responsibilities:
- Advanced, total system-level troubleshooting, installation, maintenance and service repair needs on designated equipment
- Daily interface with doctors and technicians on equipment status issues
- Acts to ensure satisfaction to primary customers
- Maintaining daily communications with customers to ensure resolution and proper follow-up, leading to customer satisfaction
- Keeping up to date on administrative responsibilities such as maintaining customer service logs and internal service records in a timely manner
- Maintaining tools and test equipment properly and ensuring they are calibrated
- Identify Sales opportunities and communicate to account team and assists in the growth and direction of business in his/her geographic area
- Working as a member of the local team to provide efficient and cost-effective service delivery to all accounts with assigned area
- Responsible for Warranty and PMS contract cost control

- Responsibly completes all administration tasks on time
- Ensures timely completion of FMIs and PMS inspections documentation for assigned accounts
- Teach and assist other Field Engineers on advanced and complex troubleshooting and technical fixes, plays a leading role on complex and multi functional system fixes
- Installation: Plays a leading role in complex and multifunctional rooms
- Maintain effective quality systems and programs compliant with ISO 9001 standard, according to the GE Service Quality Policy Statement


- Qualified to Degree level or equivalent knowledge or experience
- Technical analytical skills 7 - 10 years Field Services experience
- Comprehensive knowledge of a specific modality or multi-modalities
- Sought by others for guidance and advice
- Proficiency in English
- Ability to work independently with minimum direction
- High work standards and quality
- Initiative and motivation
- Plans and organizes work effectively
- Excellent communications, listening and interpersonal skills
- Strong Customer skills; deals tactfully and effectively with differences of opinion, influences rather than directs

Quality Specific Goals:
- Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position
- Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines
- Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required
- Insure timely dispatch closure
- Ensure completion of all field modifications instructions (FMI's) within prescribed time frame
- Participate in continuous improvement activities by identifying and appropriately escalating process and product quality gaps, providing solutions when possible

Desired Characteristics:
Preferred Qualifications:
- Leading & Relating to Others:
- Establishes good relationships with customers and staff
- Builds wide and effective networks of contacts inside and outside the organization
- Relates well to people at all levels
- Manages conflict

Shares Expertise:
- Applies specialist and detailed technical expertise
- Develops job knowledge and expertise through continual professional development
- Shares expertise and knowledge with others
- Uses technology to achieve work objectives
- Demonstrates an understanding of different organizational departments and functions

Organizing & Executing:
- Focuses on customer needs and satisfaction
- Sets high standards for quality and quantity
- Monitors and maintains quality and productivity
- Works in a systematic, methodical and orderly way
- Consistently achieves project goals
- Takes responsibility for actions, projects and people
- Takes initiative, acts with confidence and works under own direction
- Initiates and generates activity

- Speaks clearly and fluently
- Expresses opinions, information and key points of an argument clearly
- Makes presentations and undertakes public speaking with skill and confidence
- Responds quickly to the needs of an audience and to their reactions and feedback
- Projects credibility

Coping with Pressure:
- Works productively in a pressurized environment
- Keeps emotions under control during difficult situations
- Balances the demands of a work life and a personal life
- Maintains a positive outlook at work
- Handles criticism well and learns from it

Supporting & Cooperating:
- Demonstrates an interest in and understanding of others
- Adapts to the team and builds team spirit
- Listens, consults others and communicates proactively
- Supports and cares for others
- Upholds ethics and values
- Appropriately follows instructions from others without unnecessarily challenging authority
- Follows procedures and policies
- Compiles with legal obligations and safety requirements of the role
- Embracing Change & Demonstrating Enthusiasm:
- Adapts to changing circumstances
- Accepts new ideas and change initiatives
- Adapts interpersonal style to suit different people or situations
- Works hard and puts in longer hours when it is necessary
- Identifies development strategies needed to achieve career goals and meet new or changing demands of the job

Commercial Thinking:
- Keeps up to date with competitor information and market trends
- Identifies business opportunities for the organization
- Demonstrates financial awareness

About Us:
GE Healthcare provides transformational medical technologies and services to meet the demand for increased access, enhanced quality and more affordable healthcare around the world. GE works on things that matter - great people and technologies taking on tough challenges. From medical imaging, software & IT, patient monitoring and diagnostics to drug discovery, biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies and performance improvement solutions, GE Healthcare helps medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients.

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GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, and according with all local laws protecting different status.

About the Company

GE is a diversified technology, media and financial services company, dedicated to creating products that make life better. From aircraft engines and power generation to financial services, medical imaging, television programming and oil and gas, GE operates in more than 100 countries and employs over 300,000 people worldwide.

GE's Oil & Gas business is a leader in the development and delivery of advanced product and service offerings for the global oil and gas industry. As a consequence of the rapid expansion of its technology base, GE's Oil & Gas is capable of addressing the largest and most complex engineering and application challenges entirely from its own worldwide resources. So whether it's the world's largest LNG compression trains, re-injection of high sulfur gas, enhancing the safety and productivity of the world's oil and gas pipelines, or equipment for the production of oil and gas from harsh environments, GE is leading the charge.

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