Field Engineer

Technical Area
Energy Systems Engineering
Facilities Engineering
Marine Engineering
Location
Thielsch Engineering, Inc.
Cranston, RI
United States
Job Summary

Field Engineering Services, a division of Thielsch Engineering, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated local individual to fill our Field Engineer position based out of our Cranston, Rhode Island location. The Field Engineer will conduct hands-on field inspections of power boilers, pressure vessels, power piping, steam turbines, and related critical components. The successful candidate is willing to learn and apply project management, nondestructive testing, metallurgy, and applicable codes and standards for the power generation and process industries. This position requires frequent overnight out of town travel.

Full Job Description

Field Engineering Services, a division of Thielsch Engineering, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated local individual to fill our Field Engineer position based out of our Cranston, Rhode Island location. The Field Engineer will conduct hands-on field inspections of power boilers, pressure vessels, power piping, steam turbines, and related critical components. The successful candidate is willing to learn and apply project management, nondestructive testing, metallurgy, and applicable codes and standards for the power generation and process industries. This position requires frequent overnight out of town travel.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Conduct hands-on field inspections of power boilers, pressure vessels, power piping, steam turbines and related critical components.
- Collect accurate field data and compose detailed engineering reports documenting the results from inspections.
- Manage the field crew which consists of technical craft laborers that specialize in weld repairs, examination of critical components and non-destructive testing while at the job site.
- Communicate and present report findings to the field crew, management and the client.
- Oversee and supervise work performed by subcontractors and troubleshoot any problems that may occur out in the field.
- Performs other duties as needed to support the team.

Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree in an engineering field.
- Experience writing detailed technical reports.
- Proficient in Microsoft Office software to include, Word, Excel and Outlook.
- Ability to effectively interact with employees from all levels within the organization.
- Ability to practice discretion, good judgment while maintaining confidentiality.
- Excellent communication skills with coworkers, management, and clients, both verbal and in writing.
- Organized, self-starter with the ability to handle numerous projects, work under pressure and conduct themselves professionally.
- A valid driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record.
- Valid US Passport or the ability to obtain within 30 days of hire.
- Experience conducting field engineering services within a related industry is a plus.
- Certifications are a plus (OSHA 10, OSHA 30, ASNT, API, AWS-CWI).

Additional Information
- Pre-employment activities will be conducted on qualified applicants after acceptance of a job offer.

Thielsch Engineering, Inc. is an employee-owned company and an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, disability, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in an engineering field.
Compensation doe
Contact Information Kimberly Belyea, HRBP (401) 467-6454 ext. 3923; KBelyea@thielsch.com