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Gas Lift Field Service Technician

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/26/2017 5:16:06 PM
  • 2918243
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Surface
Location(s): United States; Texas; Odessa, Midland, Andrews


About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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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.

Role Summary:
As the Gas Lift Field Service Technician you will participate in the daily operation and production of equipment. In this role you will perform assignments as directed by the crew chief, gang foreman or field supervisor, plus other assignments as required. You will work effectively with other work groups: Safety, Sales, Maintenance, other Personnel and Management.

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

  • Perform a number of tasks associated with the operation, rig-up / down of equipment & tools and related equipment in the shop, yard, or location (equipment used will vary by product line), under the direction of a Field Engineer, Service Manager, Service Supervisor or Specialist
  • Preform duties which may involve some technical elements but primarily focused on running equipment / machinery / systems
  • Play a role in hands-on and directly manipulate equipment, machinery or systems requiring precise instrumentation / operation
  • Be trained in operating more than one type of equipment or combinations of equipment / processes (level is determined by competency development program)
  • Sett up and tear down gas lift equipment and production packers
  • Troubleshoot gas lift equipment including gas lift valves, velocity checks, and mandrels
  • Be proficient in spacing out off the rack, float, and derrick
  • Be proficient in production packer setting and unsetting with and without an on / off tool
  • Be proficient wireline packer setting, tagging up and subbing out
  • Be responsible for timely SAP data entry related to processing service and parts orders following established processes and procedures
  • Ensure compliance with all Environmental, Health & Safety procedures

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
  • Minimum 1 year of field repair experience

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work at heights
  • Work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
  • Be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
  • Lift objects weighing up to 40 lbs.
  • 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

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Strong Interpersonal skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

    Locations: United States; Texas; Odessa, Midland, Andrews

    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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