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Field Services Supervisor - Full Time - United States 


At Sulzer, you are in charge of your career and continued development. Take the opportunity to broaden your skills by seeking new roles that reflect your experience. Create your own impact by building solutions that help make lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


Join our RES_AME team within Rotating Equipment Services division in United States as Field Services Supervisor to help us take Field Services projects to the next level. 


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Expected office hours: Home Office/Local Office
  • Expected to supervise turbine and compressor millwright crews from 2 to 20 people at customer’s locations throughout the United States.
  • Act as technical advisor at locations worldwide.
  • Extensive knowledge of various makes of centrifugal and axial compressors, hot gas expanders, gear boxes, and screw compressors
  • Extensive knowledge of electrical generation equipment
  • Extensive knowledge of auxiliary equipment normally found on electrical generating and process machines
  • Extensive knowledge of Westinghouse, GE and Siemens steam turbines.
  • Extensive knowledge of Westinghouse, GE and Siemens gas turbines
  • First line of defense for all field service safety requirements. Develop and maintain a safe work environment under all conditions.
  • Performs quality control for repair/maintenance tasks.
  • Collects clearance and inspection data.
  • Determine customer safety requirements and verify compliance throughout the project.


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Albe to lead and direct crews and supervise projects.
  • Maintain accurate and professional daily reports and time sheets
  • Manage all aspects of a field project with limited supervision
  • Able to write detailed professional reports and submit them in a timely manner
  • Prepare detailed parts lists before, during, and after an outage and coordinate with the home office, the ordering of parts.
  • Experienced in steam amd gas turbine repairs and installation
  • Experienced in driven equipment repair such as generators, compressors, and pumps
  • Experienced in alignments
  • Experienced in troubleshooting the operation of the equipment
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, and Project
  • Controls experience is a plus
  • Develop schedules for planned outages
  • Respond to unplanned outages
  • Professional presentation, in manner, attitude, appearance, speech, and dependability, to the customer always.


Extensive travel required


Your benefits: 

  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • 15 Paid Time Off (PTO) Days
  • Medical, dental, vision, life & disability
  • 401K with company match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Wellness Program


Location: We are based in La Porte (TX). Southeast Houston.  Your home location is open as long as you are close to a major airport. 


Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

82% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work – so come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2020, our 15’000 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.3 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN). www.sulzer.com

Rotating Equipment Services

Through a network of over 100 service sites around the world, Sulzer provides cutting-edge parts as well as maintenance and repair solutions for pumps, turbines, compressors, motors and generators. We service our own original equipment, but also all associated third-party rotating equipment run by our customers, maximizing its sustainability and life cycle cost-effectiveness. Our technology-based solutions, fast execution and expertise in complex maintenance projects are available at our customers’ doorsteps. www.sulzer.com


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