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GE Vernova

Semi-Skilled Operative

Bridgwater, United Kingdom / Remote

Job Description Summary

As a Field Service Semi Skilled Operative you will predominately be located at HPC New Build Project in Somerset UK as part of a team who will work on the Largest Steam Turbine New Build in the world and the opportunity for developing new skills and experiences throughout the project are many. A great potential to progress individuals career paths. The installation consists of 2 x 1750 MW Arabelle Steam Turbines & Generators.

This position will primarily involve travel to customer Power Plants in the UK supporting our external customers, with installation, stripdown, inspection, maintenance activities and reassembly of power units and their auxiliaries on units ranging from 2MW through to 2000MW World class execution done with Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost mindset.

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An understanding of basic Mechanical Engineering would be desired, however, training will be given to develop the operative with new skills for career progression.

Job Description

Main Responsibilities:

  • Follow Appropriate GE Policies, Procedures and complete necessary documentation.
  • Comply with the integrity and compliance guidelines as well as promote a safe working environment
  • As part of a centric minded squad, installation and maintenance on customer's equipment be it Turbines, Generators, Auxiliaries.
  • Develop an understanding of Engineering documents and processes
  • Develop an understanding of all aspects of mechanical engineering measuring techniques to high tolerances.
  • Develop experience in Large Turbine, Generator and Auxiliaries
  • Perform other suitable duties as assigned or required.
  • Work under strict Foreign Material Exclusion rules.


  • Experience in mechanical engineering.
  • Travel to and from various field assignments.
  • Basic IT Literacy.
  • Full Driving License.
  • Fluent in English language.
  • This position will be subject to Nuclear vetting.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Achieved or working towards NVQ in Mechanical Studies preferred.
  • Power Plant experience.
  • Demonstrates individual & team skills.
  • Strong organisational skills.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience and training on Alstom, GE, Siemens or other OEM equipment would be an advantage.

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

#LI-Remote - This is a remote position

Client-provided location(s): Bridgwater, UK
Employment Type: Other

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Health Reimbursement Account
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • FSA With Employer Contribution
    • HSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Fitness Subsidies
    • On-Site Gym
    • Mental Health Benefits
  • Parental Benefits

    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Casual Dress
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Unlimited Paid Time Off
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K)
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Financial Counseling
    • Profit Sharing
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Leadership Training Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)