Penn Power Group WES Field Service Technician, Jenbacher in United States


Western Energy Systems is seeking a qualified field service technician. You must be capable of working independently or in teams on gaseous-fueled power generation equipment in the 300kw to 4.0 Mw range. Requirements include having a blend of mechanical and electrical capabilities.

Responsibilities include:

  • Scheduled maintenance and repairs, mechanical and electrical troubleshooting of engines, generators, controls, switchgear, emissions controls, and auxiliary equipment.

  • Mechanical troubleshooting and repairs on all generating set systems, including: fuel delivery, ignition, lube oil, cooling, exhaust systems, turbo charging as well as engine internal components.

  • Performing minor and major engine overhauls in the field

  • Electrical troubleshooting and problem solving requires strong AC/DC power skills, ability to read and interpret schematics, troubleshoot and repair electrical contactors, motors, relays, contacts, generator components, and controls.

  • A working knowledge of PLC control systems, relays, digital/analog inputs-outputs. Qualifications

  • Computer literate

  • Good oral, written, and inter-personal skills

  • Capable of learning, working independently, exhibiting common sense and good judgment, and fostering a safe working environment.

  • Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 2-3 years work experience either in power generation service, industrial mechanical-electrical troubleshooting and repairs, or marine engineering. Reciprocating engine experience is a must.

Technical school, related military technical, electrical/mechanical engineering degrees, or maritime engineering backgrounds preferred.

We offer a competitive wage, comprehensive benefits including affordable medical, dental, vision, 401(k), shoe & tool allowance, uniforms and ongoing paid training. Western Energy Systems is a provider of stand by and prime power generation systems. We are a distributor for MTU and GE Jenbacher throughout the United States. The company provides parts and service support for on-site power generation systems in their respective market. For more information about Western Energy Systems, please visit our website

EOE M/F/V/D Please no phone calls.

Penn Power Group is a federal contractor and has implemented an affirmative action plan to ensure equal employment opportunities for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and qualified targeted veterans. We make reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities to apply for employment. Contact Katherine Demko or 215 335 0500 ONLY if you wish to request an accommodation or if you wish to be included in our affirmative action program. Resumes sent to this address will not be accepted.

Requisition Number: 16-0134

Post Date: 9/30/2016

Title: WES Field Service Technician, Jenbacher

Number of Openings: 1

City: Oakland

State: CA