Job Description for a Field Engineer

A field engineer is responsible for maintaining and the upkeep of equipment and infrastructure of the site being worked on. They play the role of both the engineers and the technicians.

Additionally, this job requires a large amount of outdoor work and therefore we expect preparedness when servicing a client site. Due to the nature of the work, field engineers will spend most of their duty hours on sites and desk work will be minimal. 

Responsibilities of a Field Engineer:

  • Manage on-site machinery and operations daily, reporting back with updates and findings
  • Generate monthly and daily reports of work done indicating project progress
  • Ensure the safety of equipment and personnel is maintained on-site
  • Offer technical support to team on-site to ensure no roadblocks are left unattended
  • Understand and can carry out instructions from the Construction Manager for day-to-day activities.
  • Verify that construction progress is submitted by contractors every week 
  • Attend and contribute to meetings such as reporting, a week ahead, inter-team, contract progress, and so on.
  • Translate engineering diagrams, drawings, and reference images provided by Engineers to the on-ground team
  • Check and review the temporary assembly assets on-site for safety and durability
  • Contribute towards learning during safety meetings to ensure the latest practices are matched and upheld
  • Take direction from field engineering management, lead field engineers, and project management to maintain productivity goals.
  • Maintain and update a database containing the status of machinery
  • Attend and represent work center at all meetings relevant to the project

Requirements:

  • Ability to prioritize own workload, manage the time accordingly and inform team members where constraints will affect a project in terms of program or budget.
  • Degree in Civil Engineering or a related engineering field.
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Ability to work in adverse weather and occasional overtime and weekends
  • Ability to interpret technical issues through the non-technical description provided by their customers.

Samples from other companies:

Job Description 1: Circle O&M – Field Support Engineer Indus Towers Limited

Job description

  1. Infra Uptime as per MSA and SLA guidelines

Alarm compliance

Beat plan compliance for OME Technicians and self (Supervisor Beat Plan)

PM/CM compliance

Training and Development of Technicians

Trouble Ticket resolution

  1. Optimization in Energy cost

Compliance of DTS

Identifying high Diesel consumption sites and recommending their remedy action

Minimizing EB faults

Facilitating in converting non-EB sites to EB sites

DCEM Compliance

DG running hrs. compliance

  1. Site Stability

Identifying frequent failing sites and recommending corrective action

Support in replacement of aged/faulty equipment

Support in the replenishment of required infra equipment

Analyze KPI performance of OME partner

Identifying sites below MSA and corrective action

  1. ESH Compliance

Site Hygiene; compliance to Vulcan requirements

Adhering to SOPs

Ensuring correctly rated equipment

Monitor use of PPE by technicians

Support in regular training on fire and electrical safety on the ground

  1. Site delivery as per MSA – New/Sharing/Optional Product/Cabex/3G/LTE/ Energy Projects

Ensure proper HOTO to O&M team

Quality & AT for any new project done at a site

P1 compliance for any new site

Site new build supervision as per requirements set by Cluster Manager

Minimum Educational Qualifications to perform this job

Diploma

Degree (Mechanical, Electrical) – will be preferred – for new hires

ITI with 3 years of experience

Knowledge Required

Knowledge of basic Electrical Engineering

Knowledge of DG sets, AC power management system, DC power management system, Battery backup system, HVAC, antenna & basics of GSM/CDMA technology will be added advantage

Skills / Competencies

Analytical and managerial

Planning and Organizing

Team management skills

Multitasking

Time management

Relevant Experience (Functions, roles, duration)

1 – 2 years of on-ground experience; working with OME partners in Active/ Passive infrastructure

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Job Description 2: Field Service Engineer ( Delhi- Jahangiri Pur/ Bajanpur ) – AXIOM EV PRODUCTS PVT.LTD

ONLY ITI / DIPLOMA ( ELECTRONICS / ELECTRICAL )

**Urgently Required ITI/Diploma Electronics / Electrical Freshers Or 1 Year Experience

To carry out service of the product as per the defined process.

Onsite service to all the OEMs and their Respective Dealers

Failure units received from customers.

Customers walk-in services at Service Centers

Service of products within warranty and out of warranty

Shall provide timely service of products as per the commitment given to customers.

Shall service/repair all the products as per the Quality standards, as per the latest revision of the documented procedures, work instructions, and forms & formats

Shall safeguard the customer property during the service process right from receipt to dispatch.

To provide feedback on product performance and failures which are failed within the warranty period.

Responsibilities and Duties

This is entirely Field Based Job

Regularly required to Visit the Customer Places and Provide the Service

Involved in Frequent Travelling

Travel Entire Bihar to Solve the customer complaints

Key Skills

ITI Electrical / ITI Electronics, it, Electrical Experience, electronics, service, Maintenance, service engineer, Service Technician Experience

Required Experience and Qualifications

ITI – Electronics

ITI-Electrical

Diploma – Electronics

Diploma – Electrical

Benefits: TA + DA+ ESIC+EPF

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: ₹10,000.00 /month

Required travel:100% (Preferred)

Benefits: Provident fund (PF)

Travel allowance

Phone / Internet reimbursement

Industry:

Electrical Engineering

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Job Description 3: Project Field Engineer – Bechtel 

PROJECT OVERVIEW:

Bechtel has been awarded the role of Project Management Consultant (PMC) acting on behalf of the owner Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden) to manage Outotec and Larsen & Toubro Consortium who have been awarded an Engineering Procurement Construction contract (EPC). The EPC scope is as follows: Engineering, procurement, construction, pre-commissioning, commissioning, and start-up assistance of the Mansoura & Mansarrah (MMGP) Gold project.

MMGP Project will become Ma’aden’s largest gold project. Producing an average of 250,000 ounces of gold per year over the life of the mine. Mansourah-Massarah is situated within the Central Arabian Gold Region (CAGR), approximately 320km N/E of Taif towards Riyadh and about 35km S/E of Hufairah a small village situated on the Jeddah-Riyadh highway.

JOB OVERVIEW:

As the leader of the Bechtel MMGP Field Engineering team, you will be responsible for the oversight and support of the EPC contractor. Reporting to the Construction Manager daily and monitoring the quality of construction and completeness ready for handover, also verifying field-installed quantities.

At all times focused on the EPC/subcontractors ES&H compliance.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Always Complies with MMGP Project Site Work Rules.

Takes direction from and coordinates with the Construction Manager for day-to-day activities.

Takes responsibility for assigned Field Engineering scope and leads by example.

Ensures Field Engineering coverage to support ongoing construction, coordinating with the Construction Manager.

Verify construction progress quantities submitted by the Contractor every week.

Reads and understands the contract about the PMC and EPC scopes of work.

Understands and follows the division of responsibility (DOR) between the assigned Field Engineering team and EPC Contractor Field Engineering team.

Attends and participates in construction meetings, such as Toolbox meetings, Quantity report meetings, Three Week Lookahead, Quality and Field Engineering, Contract Progress, and Readiness Review.

Performs surveillance of Contractor’s activities to ensure compliance with project requirements, specifically project quality requirements.

Engages in the review of Contractor Inspection & Test Plans to ensure all design and quality requirements are covered, including performing necessary inspections associated with a witness and hold points.

Participates in reviews of Contractor’s inspection and test records to ensure all relevant quality documentation is complete and available at the time of turnover.

Liaises with project indirect services, such as Survey, Civil Testing, and NDT, to verify necessary 3rd party verification is performed in support of the contract schedule, as necessary.

Reads and understands MMGP project procedures.

Reads understand and competently interprets engineering and supplier drawings and documents.

Participates in area handover processes including Punchlist walk-downs, identifies Punchlist items, and monitoring of Punchlist item status.

Participates in the quality auditing process in support of the EPC Quality Plan.

Monitors Contractor’s preparation of red-line drawings.

Monitor and review temporary assembly supports and construction aids, where necessary. Reviews Contractor’s preassembly strategies were required for suitability.

Attends training and inductions as necessary.

Actively attends/participates in daily pre-start meetings, weekly toolbox meetings, weekly safety walk down, and does not walk by an unsafe act or condition.

Supports and participates in the People-Based Safety program.

Supports and participates in the People-Based Quality program.

REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree from a recognized tertiary institution in civil, mechanical, or Electrical Engineering

Technical knowledge of a specialized engineering discipline, cost, scheduling, and/or contracts administration relating to the construction of heavy industrial or commercial projects.

Strong computer skills and literacy – Word Processing, Spreadsheets, and Databases.

Minimum of 10 years experience in the engineering/construction field with a focus on design and construction and 5 years experience in site-based, heavy industrial construction.

Direct experience as a field engineer responsible for installation, inspection, and testing of civil, SMP, and E&I.

Experience working with EPC Contractors.

Excellent (English) written, data, and oral skills.

Ability to engage with staff from all levels, disciplines, and functions.

Exercise independent judgment and decision-making, whilst seeking guidance when appropriate

Sets high self-management standards and seeks to continuously improve

Knowledge and understanding of the application and requirements of the Project Environmental, Safety & Health (ES&H) Handbook and the Bechtel Core Processes as they relate to the area of responsibility.

Familiar with Bechtel’s Business Ethics handbook and policies.

Knowledge of Bechtel’s “Zero Accidents” safety program.

ESSENTIAL COMPANY REQUIREMENTS:

Ethics: Commitment to the Project’s Ethical standards as demonstrated by success on prior projects

Quality: Commitment to the Project’s Quality standard as demonstrated by prior Supervisors’ evaluations of work performance

ES&H: Demonstrated commitment to the Project’s Zero Incident philosophy by prior active engagement and demonstration of ES&H Leadership

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