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Surface Completions Engineer

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/8/2017 3:45:46 PM
  • 2868611
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Surface
Location(s): United States; Texas; Houston


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Role Summary:
Demonstrates accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. Integrates and develops processes that meet business needs across the organization. Involved in long-term planning. This role contributes to the overall strategy and manages complex issues within functional areas area of expertise.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Surface Completions Engineer you will:

  • Execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements
  • Recommend approach to meet the technical and program requirements
  • Formulate and implement plans to achieve technical requirements, scheduling, and contract commitments
  • Develop action plans to anticipate and respond to problems
  • Provide technical guidance to other personnel and assigned teams; mentor others in the organization
  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
  • Monitor and communicate project status, business issues, and significant developments
  • Lead or participate in organizational efforts in assigned projects and/or tasks
  • Participate as a presenter or reviewer in technical and program review

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’ s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the design of API 6A surface wellhead and/or flow control products (gate valves, actuators, and chokes)

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Knowledge of applicable industry specifications such as API 6A, NACE MR0175, ASME Section VIII, etc.
  • Experience with 3D CAD Modeling software and computational tools
  • Successful project execution history
  • Proven track record of teaching and mentoring engineers
  • Demonstrated ability to work across functions to solve complex technical problems
  • Experience with IOC, NOC, and major oil companies’ production and hydraulic fracturing specifications
  • Participation in Industry groups such as API Committees or AWHEM task group
  • Pro/E and Mathcad experience
  • Product support, services, or field service experience
  • Project management experience
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills, with cross-functional experience preferred
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • An understanding of Six Sigma tools to make data-based recommendations and decisions
  • Ability to successfully work in a team environment

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    Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with GE Oil & Gas! 

    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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