Field Service Technician - Nuclear

Field Service Technician - Nuclear at Konecreanes

Field Service Technician - Nuclear


• Perform maintenance and repairs, modernization, and installation activities on electric overhead traveling cranes at a nuclear power plant.
• Conduct extensive on-site mechanical troubleshooting to determine the cause of equipment malfunction and establish the necessary repairs utilizing visual inspection, test procedures, and appropriate test equipment. Document findings and make corrective recommendations to the home office including a written Safety Summary of any observed or known safety concerns, if appropriate. Complete and
provide proper checklist and required forms for each service, obtaining the customer's signature on appropriate forms to document acceptance.
• Read, understand, and apply the contents of all OSHA, ANSI, CMAA, HMI, and other codes or regulations pertaining to our industry. Refresh and update knowledge periodically.
• Complete service reports and other required and appropriate documents in a professional, accurate, neat, and legible manner and submit same in a timely manner and in accordance with established guidelines.
• Maintain regular communication with the service office and Service Supervisor, in accordance with established practices.
• Maintain all company-issued equipment, vehicles (if applicable), and assets in a safe and proper working order. Operate tools, equipment, and vehicles in a safe and responsible manner. Notify the supervisor of any deficiencies for resolution.
• Follow all established safety rules and procedures, including those established by the customer.
• Maintain company vehicles (if applicable) and uniforms clean and presentable.
• Participate in monthly safety meetings.
• Other duties as assigned by supervisor.


          High school diploma or equivalent required. An Associate's degree in Industrial Electrical/Mechanical Technology, a related field, or equivalent vocational/technical training and experience is a plus.


          One (1) to three (3) years of experience involving overhead cranes, installations, and mechanical work.


          Must have a good driving record, including a valid driver's license. Must be willing and able to work at elevations, and must be able to pass background checks that are required to gain access to nuclear power plants and secure government facilities. Must be able to work varied overtime, as required by customers, and be able to travel and work away from home for extended periods of time. Estimated travel would be 75-90%.