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Turbine Commissioning Engineer

Macquarie Park NSW, Australia; Brisbane, Australia

English (UK)

Job Description

As the world’s only integrated Technology Company that spans the entire energy conversion chain, Siemens works across all business and technology interfaces with an integrated portfolio of products, solutions and services. Our breadth of offerings from power generation, industrial automation, transmission and distribution, along with our proven expertise, allows us to provide end-to-end automation solutions to meet the growing needs of the local market.

Siemens has a fantastic opportunity for a highly experienced Turbine Controls Commissioning Engineer to join our Power Generation Services team based at either our Sydney or Brisbane offices. Reporting to the Head of Service Operations, this challenging and rewarding role will be responsible for commissioning, maintenance and troubleshooting of control systems for our installed fleet of Industrial Gas & Steam Turbines and Compressors.

This is a highly technical role. The key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Perform complex, specialised tasks on the control systems for the rotating equipment during commissioning, maintenance or troubleshooting of Siemens Industrial Gas & Steam Turbines or Compressor
  • Perform outage services, preventative maintenance and control system upgrades
  • Plan, test and implement DCS/PLC/HMI software and hardware modifications
  • Perform troubleshooting activities on site or via remote services to diagnose problems, determine appropriate resolution and implement corrective actions
  • Resolve technical issues, foster knowledge sharing and help others
  • Provide external and internal reports in a timely, accurate, and professional manner
  • Identify and report all customer quality or compliance concerns immediately to the organization
  • Build a strong customer relationship through a positive, proactive & professional approach
  • You must be able to communicate effectively and be able to build strong relationships at all levels internally and within customer organisations.
  • You shall have the flexibility to work overtime based on workload and work both independently and within a team environment with the ability to lead the team
  • Proactively promote innovation, improvements, risk identification and safety management
  • Work under the company quality management system and take responsibility for HS&E

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience:
  • Degree/Diploma in Electrical, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering (or other similar technical area)
  • Minimum of 5 years of field service experience in servicing or commissioning the control systems for Industrial Gas Turbines, Steam Turbines or Compressors applications
  • Strong rotating equipment knowledge, with hands-on knowledge of mechanical systems
  • Practical knowledge of Siemens controls system for power plant automation (SPPA-T3000, PCS7, S7/WinCC) and other automation products such as Allen Bradley, Woodward, etc.
  • In-depth practical knowledge of turbine controls, vibration systems and over speed protection systems
  • Excellent technical writing skills with focus on design document, inspection and test plans and commissioning reports.
  • Strong customer orientation and ability to deliver consistently a high level of performance
  • Basic commercial knowledge to understand contract deliverables and identify items or work that falls outside these boundaries so additional funding from the customer can be pursued.
  • Willingness to travel to customer site with little to no advance notice and travel frequently within Australia

Siemens is a proud equal opportunity employer, creating a work environment of diversity and inclusion. Our diverse workforce cultivates Innovation and Excellence and in turn creates a workplace where our employees belong and prosper. Diversity and inclusion helps us fully realise the potential of our people.

Job ID: 105156

Organization: Power Generation Services

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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