General Electric Lead Engineer - Mechanical in Noida, India

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Role Summary:

  • Leads the assigned Mech. project engineering team ( Equipment & System engineering) for scope of work , ensuring GE product integration (GT, ST, Generator, HRSG) into the plant considering external interfaces (Customer and Partners),

  • provides, in collaboration with the project team, input to complex technical problems and opportunities that may affect the project, and takes related decisions

  • represents his/ her discipline’s engineering scope

Essential Responsibilities:

Tasks & Responsibilities:

 Responsible for technical project management, technical direction, and coordination of related engineering activities, ensuring deliverables on time, on quality and on budget and compliant with GE rules, Customer contract requirements and EHS standards allowing safe construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance

 Provides clear communication to his/ her project team and peers, and the project as well as the line leadership team

 Responsible for the implementation of the project strategy, manages engineering budget, monitors costs, drives productivity and communicates EAC’s (estimates at completion)

 Requests required resources in line with project demand (follow-up, forecast)

 Leads technical issue resolution to the satisfaction of internal and external Customers

 Manages the technical hand-over for his/her assigned scope from ITO to OTR team

 Reviews, analyses and leads the discipline’s engineering team in respect of contractual requirements (Customer specifications, codes, and standards for the design)

 Reaches agreement on the scope of supply, division of work, engineering related items of Consortium Agreement, engineering budget and deliverables

 Applies the procurement strategy (Engineering Procurement Plan) related to the scope

 Reviews and comments the project specific system time schedule to ensure its suitability, by considering interfaces to other disciplines and the integration of the products

 Ensures follow up and timely response on technical issues and agreements, internally and externally

 Provides input to the technical risk reviews, supports mitigation and resolution of technical risks

 Ensures application of the design control process, and drives the design freeze, the follow up and closing of actions

 Reviews purchase orders for engineering services in the related scope

 Participates to important negotiations related to purchasing of equipment and/or services

 Monitors the progress of design activities and takes preventative action to deliver on-time accurate solutions, including suppliers and engineering service providers

 Expedites and supports technical aspects of variation orders

 Supports project claim negotiations and prepare the relevant documentation and facts

 Drives close out of assigned engineering related punch items, and preparation of As Built documentation

 Supports and give input to "lessons learnt" meetings to ITO

 Provides input to experience response system (ERS)


A) Education & Training:

Mandatory (MUST):

  • Degree in mechanical engineering

Desirable (NICE TO HAVE):

 Specialization in power plant or similar large scale industrial facilities

B) Professional Experience (Experience gained on the job

during professional life):

10-13 years of relevant experience in Project engineering for power plants preferably combined cycle

Desirable (NICE TO HAVE):

-Commissioning experience

C) Functional Knowhow:

  • Know and apply design methods, rules and tools to specify the systems /components,

  • Power plant process, performance and equipment knowledge

  • Knowledge of Interfaces and main power plant equipment (GT, ST, HRSG, Condenser)

  • Good skills in the use of computer applications and computer tools,

  • Good knowledge of engineering, design and project management tools and methods, document control tools

  • Good knowledge on controls systems

  • Good knowledge about safety in design (EHS, Hazop, Functional safety)

Desired Characteristics:

-“Customer Focus” and “Total Cost Focus” minded

  • Steadiness in performance, ability to stand up well under stress, self-motivation, openness to innovations, flexibility

  • Ability to foresee situations and adapt accordingly

  • Able to identify solutions to problems and implement them

  • Positive thinking with proactive approach

- Promotes/influences innovative processes, general technical knowledge

- Attitude and talent to negotiate and make presentations

- Good skills to lead, to motivate and persuade his team members

- Ability to plan, organize and co-ordinate well, to delegate and supervise accordingly

  • Flexibility and willingness to travel

  • Proven ability to work collaboratively in a multi-disciplinary Project team

- Communicates well, enjoys personal contact.

Locations: India; Noida