Babcock Power Services Inc., a division of Babcock Power Inc., is looking for a Field Service Engineer to join their Technical Services Department. In this role the Field Service Engineer will assist with inspections and/or engineering duties, including, but not limited to inspection of boilers, auxiliary equipment and various pressure vessels, entering confined spaces, existing boiler openings and working at heights. This position is based in Akron, OH.
Participate as a team member on boiler evaluation and Life Extension projects as required.
Assist with estimating and defining the scope of work to be performed; conducting the actual inspection, interfacing with client and sub-contractor personnel.
Perform life assessment analysis evaluations based on visual observations, experience and data collected at the site.
Provide engineering support on proposals and other contracts.
Participate in meetings with clients, vendors, subcontractors or other departments.
Cross train with Field Engineering & Service in the areas of boilers, pulverizers and environmental equipment.
Job Requirements / Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline.
Minimum 3 years in an engineering discipline.
Travel is required, average 50% annually.
This position requires physical dexterity, inclusive of, but not limited to, crawling extended distances, bending, climbing, lifting average loads (*60 lbs.).
The use of small tools or equipment, power or otherwise, may be required.
General knowledge of boiler operations.
Knowledge of mechanical engineering principles, such as heat transfer rates, combustion efficiency, and thermodynamics?.