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Field Service Technician - - Brookhaven, NY - Remote

Company: FuelCell Energy, Inc.
Location: Brookhaven
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

FuelCell Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCEL) is a global leader in developing environmentally responsible distributed baseload power solutions through our proprietary fuel cell technology. We develop turn-key distributed power generation solutions and operate and provide comprehensive services for the life of the power plant. We are working to expand the proprietary technologies that we have developed over the past five decades into new products, markets and geographies. Our mission and purpose remains to utilize our proprietary, state-of-the- art fuel cell power plants to reduce the global environmental footprint of baseload power generation by providing environmentally responsible solutions for reliable electrical power, hot water, steam, chilling, hydrogen, microgrid applications, and carbon capture and, in so doing, drive demand for our products and services, thus realizing positive stockholder returns. Our fuel cell solution is a clean, efficient alternative to traditional combustion-based power generation and is complementary to an energy mix consisting of intermittent sources of energy, such as solar and wind turbines. Our systems answer the needs of diverse customers across several markets, including utility companies, municipalities, universities, hospitals, government entities and a variety of industrial and commercial enterprises. We provide solutions for various applications, including utility-scale distributed generation, on-site power generation and combined heat and power, with the differentiating ability to do so utilizing multiple sources of fuel including natural gas, Renewable Biogas (i.e., landfill gas, anaerobic digester gas), propane and various blends of such fuels. Our multi-fuel source capability is significantly enhanced by our proprietary gas-clean-up skid.Overview:The Field Service Technician provides service to customers by installing, maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing fuel cell power plants to minimize customer downtime.Responsibilities:Performs mechanical, electrical and instrumentation functions on client-site for repair, installation and/or commissioning of fuel cell power plants, including system hardware and software, equipment and systems networking.Complies with all Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality Management System requirements, policies and procedures relevant to the position.Assists in power conditioning of fuel cell power plants.Provides technical support to customers on operational or maintenance aspects of system equipment.Analyzes plant equipment and system operating characteristics to determine operational conditions.Repairs and overhauls generating equipment and associated systems components.Serves as customer contact on technical and service related problems.Diagnoses mechanical, hardware, software and systems failures using established procedures.Determines most cost effective repair/resolution to minimize customer downtime.Prepares status reports on plant conditions and work completed.The Field Service Tech is required to travel on a daily basis throughout the assigned region.Performs other duties as required.Education: Associate’s Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school preferred; or prior related military experience/training such as: US Navy Nuclear Power Plant Operator, Electronics Technician, Gas Turbine Operator, Electrical Technician GSE, and Mechanical Technician GSM.Experience: At least 4 years of directly related experience in power plant operations or a technical training and work experience background. Navy Nuclear/Commercial Power Plant experience is a plus.Special Skills/Requirements: Able to understand system interrelationships using mechanical, electrical and instrumentation inputs. Have a working knowledge of most hand tools and test equipment (e.g. process meter and thermocouple reader)Must be able to effectively read, write and speak in English to ensure team communication and written procedures are followedMust have or be able to obtain and maintain throughout the course of employment a valid driver’s license and have dependable transportation to travel to company business sitesMust have or be able to obtain and maintain throughout the course of employment a valid passport to travel internationally Must be willing to travel domestically and internationally on an infrequent basisMust be willing to travel daily to other areas in the NortheastWorking Environment/Physical Requirements:Must be able to work both indoors and outside and in normal seasonal temperatures with the possibility of working in other areas that may range from extreme cold to extreme hotMust be willing and able to participate in support of the regional on-call rotation to provide 24 x 7 x 365 response to our fleetMust be able and willing to wear required personal protective equipment as designated such as safety glasses, safety shoes, hard hats and other PPE as required Must be able to qualify for and be able to wear a respirator on a non-routine basisMust be able to lift and carry up to 50 poundsMust be able to climb ladders up to 30 feet above ground and work in a safety harness when requiredMust be able to physically work utilizing both hands simultaneously making mechanical adjustments, carrying equipment, etc. Other physical activities include standing for extended periods, pushing, pulling, and bending into awkward positions to work in small areas where there may be confined space.Must be able to troubleshoot company product using visual and audible skills to accurately diagnose problems and ensure product is in working order. Equal Opportunity Employer - Vet/DisabilityWe offer a competitive compensation package as well as comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, company-paid life/disability insurance, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase plan and generous paid leave.Employment with FCE is subject to pre-employment drug-screen and background investigation.FuelCell Energy, Inc. is committed to ensuring that its application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all U.S. job seekers, including individuals with disabilities.If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application, please send an email with your resume tojobs@fce.comor contact us by calling203-205-2070. Please indicate the specifics of the assistance needed.NOTE: This dedicated phone line and email address are designed exclusively to assist disabled job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Only messages left for this purpose will be acknowledged. A response to your request may take up to two business days.No agency submissions please. Resumes submitted to any FuelCell Energy employee without a current, signed and valid contract in place with the FuelCell Energy Recruiting team for this position will become the property of FuelCell Energy and no agency fees will be paid.https://www.fuelcellenergy.com/about-us-basic/careers/

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