Granite Services Construction Advisor in Odessa, Texas

Requisition Number 16-0763

Post Date 10/17/2016

Title Construction Advisor

City Various USA

Country United States


Granite Services International, Inc. ( helps power the world, building industries and creating solutions to some of our customers’ most complex energy problems. With offices in more than 50 countries, we are a global leader in providing field

service solutions to the power generation, oil & gas, nuclear, wind, and power & water segments.

We offer exciting career opportunities from technical and craft labor to marketing, IT and administrative positions. Field Service employees enjoy flexible and consistent work assignments; career progression, reward and recognition are central to our culture.

We develop people with classroom and on-the-job training, and through challenging work assignments that have long-lasting impact in the world.

Our excellent reputation is built on the foundation of our core values: Integrity, EHS, Quality and Productivity. If these are qualities you value, then join us in building and maintaining industries around the world. Granite is a wholly-owned affiliate of

General Electric (NYSE: GE).

We are currently looking for a Commissioning Advisor, STEAM, Environmental Control Solutions, Construction & Commissioning


This position is responsible for the planning and management of startup, commissioning, testing, and technical services for Capital Projects. Responsibilities are broad in scope and require process evaluations/improvements/optimization, and diagnostic engineering

for all company products, processes of new projects, retrofits/rebuilds and technical services. This planning starts during the proposal stage and continues through the performance tests. Serve as company representative at the job site. Ensure customer expectations,

job scope and cost requirements are met. Reports to Commissioning Manager.


  • Planning (during both the proposal stage and the project execution stage), scheduling, commissioning.

  • Managing startup, commissioning, testing and training activities for projects.

  • Sales support audits, marketing leads, customer reviews, for all products.

  • Financial Management (travel expenses, time sheets, work orders, etc) for all startup and commissioning activities.

  • Documentation (turnover packages, daily log entry, inspection reports, startup and commissioning test forms, etc) for all startup and commissioning activities.

  • Customer interface and coordination for all startup, customer training, commissioning activities and performance testing.

  • Assist in the development of startup, commissioning activities and servicing methods procedures.EXPERIENCE ( essential functions)

  • Minimum of five years’ experience in customer, commissioning technical services with strong people, communication, and organization skills.

  • General knowledge of the field construction process: working knowledge of company products and required commissioning procedures.Must be capable of the efficient utilization and scheduling of time and resources to insure that all internal and external customer needs are satisfied. Must be capable of crisis management and working in fast paced situations with often rapidly changing priorities.Ability to understand and manage subcontractors; ability to organize all phases of commissioning, client relations, etcQUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must have Knowledge of Alstom technologies

  • Knowledge of other functional areas within the organization

  • Must have knowledge of the Domestic environment

  • Knowledge of international environment preferredEDUCATIONAL EREQUIREMETNSHigh School Diploma required, BS in Engineering preferred