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BOP Field Service Technician

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 2/1/2017 5:07:41 PM
  • 2839793
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Subsea & Drilling
Location(s): United States ; Texas; Houston


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Role Summary:
The BOP Field Service Technician is responsible for safely maintaining and repairing all GE equipment associated with the Subsea well control system and Riser at Rig level. BOP FSE also takes part in pre-planning and running/pulling the riser and subsea BOP and testing the BOP in compliance with company and regulatory procedures. The BOP Field Service Technician is also responsible for managing unplanned events.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of BOP Field Service Technician, you will:

  • Implement operation safety policy instructions and conduct field work in compliance with all EHS applicable regulations and employee safety practices
  • Ensure operational excellence in the areas of integrity, controllership, and compliance
  • Lead and manage offshore FSE crew during planned and unplanned (rig down) events
  • Use detailed planning to estimate the number and type of personnel, parts required and to communicate the request to Customer Field Superintendent
  • Anticipate requirements beyond those that immediately affect the program and assist in implementing actions to satisfy those requirements
  • Be responsible to execute the Between Well Maintenance (BWM) schedule
  • Be responsible to actively update the BWM schedule daily regarding task accomplishments and variations to schedule. Identify, from schedule, daily critical path tasks and manage/execute appropriately
  • Be responsible to provide the daily updated BWM schedule to GE field superintendent, GE CPM, customer scheduler, others as required
  • Review reported malfunctions and identify / analyze any undesirable trends & make recommendations on findings
  • Conduct visual and dimensional inspection of equipment consistent with industry requirements/standards/methods

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Associate’s degree from an accredited university or college (OR high school diploma/GED from an accredited school or institution and minimum 5 years of experience in a field services position)
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a field services position

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Ability and willingness to work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
  • Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
  • Ability and willingness to lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability and willingness to be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
  • To the extent that you are applying for a position that requires you to operate a GE owned / leased or rented vehicle for company business, you must be willing to submit to a check of your driving record
  • Ability and willingness to obtain or possess a valid driver’s license

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Possesses strong passion for ensuring voice of customer is included in solutions
  • Strong clear thinking abilities and ability to communicate effectively with customers, Field Service personnel and different functions within GE Organization
  • Ability to lead and influence cross-functionally
  • Strong Well Control System operational background and experience
  • Capable to read Hydraulic schematics
  • Project Management basic skills

    PLEASE NOTE: Houston, Texas is the preferred location, however other U.S. locations may be considered.

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    Locations: United States ; Texas; Houston

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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