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FieldCore Welder II in Topeka, Kansas

FieldCore, a GE company, is a new, independent industrial field services company that will deliver the highest standard of field services excellence and capabilities for GE and its customers. FieldCore will bring together the field services expertise and people from both Granite Services and GE’s Power Services into one powerhouse. Driven by the values of safety, quality, and integrity, FieldCore will be built to deliver operational excellence for customers in the power generation, oil & gas, nuclear, and wind power markets. For more information, check out www.fieldcore.com

Role Summary/Purpose

Welder is responsible for cutting, shaping and putting together a variety of different things related to metalwork and piping and will operate appropriate equipment to put together mechanical structures or parts with a great deal of precision. Welder carries various welding tasks including preparation and execution of welding joint as per welding procedure/system within safety and quality requirements.

Essential Function

  • Correct tools for proper execution of the work.

  • Must be proficient in understanding mechanical drawings.

  • While in the work place, responsible for both quality, and safety.

  • Capable of using hand grinders to grind weld back to original shape and contour.

  • Review quality documents as required.

  • Operate and have knowledge of heating torches such as oxy-acetylene and gas torches

  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or GED (US)

  • Comply with ISO certification requirements.

  • Experience of power generation (gas/steam turbines) and associated auxiliary equipment is preferable.

Desired Characteristics

  • Qualified level. Able to successfully perform all requirements of the job properly.

  • Possess advanced skills and applies the fundamental concepts, practices and procedures of a particular field of specialization.

  • Have the ability to effectively operate jacking fixtures/porta power, cranes, forklifts oxygen and acetylene torches/propane

  • Experience in welding and grinding of Turbine components.

  • Experience in Tig Welding.

  • Excellent customer, communication, and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to complete multiple projects within time constraints

  • Strong organizational skills

  • English proficiency required

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and vets.

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