Gas Turbine Project Engineer- retrofit projects at Emerson Electric Co in Albany, New York

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values—integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation—inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you’ll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

If you are an engineering professional looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you!  Based in our Latham, NY location, you will be an essential member of a team-oriented Turbine Retrofit Project Group with responsibilities for customer order/specification review, project management and turbine control system engineering.    AS A GAS TURBINE PROJECT ENGINEER YOU WILL:   

  • Review and maintain customer specifications to project scope

  • Manage as-sold financial performance of projects

  • Multiple project project management coordination with customers

  • Manage internal schedules and resources

  • Provide direction and engineering support to project team

  • Mentor, instruct, and guide project personnel

  • Management of project deliverables

  • Manage in-house project and site installation schedules/activities and associated resources

  • Develop project specific control system I/O database

  • Develop retrofit redline/whiteline and installation drawing packages

  • Engage in implementation and test phases of turbine designs


You anticipate customer needs and provide services that are beyond customer expectations. You show a tremendous amount of initiative in tough situations and are exceptional at spotting and seizing opportunities. You always keep the end in sight and put in extra effort to meet deadlines.




  • A bachelor's degree in engineering (electrical engineering preferred)

  • A minimum of seven years of directly related experience with managing and executing turbine control retrofit projects

  • Strong project management and installation/maintenance experience

  • Strong technical competency with control systems and sub-systems related to combustion turbines

  • Includes 15% travel

  • Legal authorization to work in the United States -





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Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.


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