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  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/20/2017 1:50:06 PM
  • 2931242
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital Solutions
Location(s): Argentina; Buenos Aires

About Us:

About Baker
Hughes, a GE company

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.

Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company
on Twitter @BHGECo, or visit us at

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Act as primary customer contact for the duration of each project through commissioning and start-up; resolve specification issues; handle in-out correspondences; provide periodic updates; ensure customer satisfaction; negotiate/coordinate with Sales staff as appropriate for customer-requested changes (price and delivery); arrange witnessed tests; coordinate field service activities with appropriate Service Manager; manage contract and terms: with customers and contractors.
  • Lead execution of retrofit projects. Scope of projects includes one or more of the following: turbine solutions (Speetronic, MkVI, Micronet, Atlas, HMI products), Compressor solutions (Integrated turbine Compressor Control), Mechanical solutions (high pressure servo upgrades, valve operators, MHC to EHC systems, others).
  • Execute project management and technical leader duties. Support warranty administration and troubleshooting issues.
  • Manage and report all financial aspects of the project including budgets, costs, margin, invoicing, and receivable collection; promotes change order growth; provides estimate-at-completion forecasts.
  • Follow up the advance curve of physical and financial curves on SAP for each project.
  • Develop and maintain project schedule, critical control points.
  • Direct and administer project-related activities to ensure that projects are completed on-time, within internal and external quality/specification requirements; follows GE Quality and QMS procedures.
  • Responsible for the execution of small jobs and training related to the CONTROLS portfolio.
  • Work to be performed at GE and customer locations in LA (primary) with possible work locations globally.
  • Support the business growth initiatives and as a Field Engineer participates as a Regional Service Team member.
  • The position requires 50% - 80% travel in "on-call" situations to support GE product line commitment to its customers of 24 x 7. Same or next day service, 365 days a year.
  • The person in this position will be required to participate in an "on-call" schedule on weekends, holidays and travel may occasionally include extended periods away from home of approximately 3 – 8 week assignments.
  • Translate customer needs / requirements into detailed project plans while driving internal execution to meet project targets.
  • Identify opportunities to expand the project in ways that bring value to our customer and satisfy our profitability requirements.
  • Manage the project budget, time-line and ensure the resources are available to complete the project within budget and on time in order to meet customer obligations.
  • Manage a varied staff that will include employees, customers, partner companies, or subcontractors.
  • Facilitate project closeout reports and Project Review meetings / Offer Functional Lessons Learned feedback.
  • Participate in the ITO proposal process on large or high-risk projects (ITR Process).
  • Participate in the Internal and External Kick-Off Meetings (IKO & EKO).
  • Ensure Quality / Thoroughness of R3 Handoff - Accept R3 Hand-Off and establish accurate Project baseline.
  • Ensure Customer Satisfaction reflected on NPS Survey results

  • Possess a five-year technical degree Electrical or Mechanical Engineering (BSEE, MSEE, BSME, MSME), or a two-year degree in Electronics (AAS, BSEE) or Mechanics (AAS, BSME) with equivalent experience.
  • Equivalent military experience may be acceptable as determined by the hiring Service Manager.
  • Experience and basic knowledge of control systems.
  • Solid verbal and written communication, negotiation and analytical skills
  • Ability to read and write English (fluently)
  • Possess a valid driver's license and passport (or able to obtain)
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical and electrical drawings
  • Self-starter with minimal supervision requirement; able to work independently; ability to prioritize, organize work, and meet deadlines
  • Ability to set and meet aggressive targets and planning
  • Availability for local and international travel
  • Team Leadership

Desired Characteristics:
  • Previous industrial field service experience
  • Controls experience to equipment that functions as a "prime mover"
  • Electronics and/or mechanical trouble shooting skills. "Hands-on approach".
  • Computer skills with familiarity with MS Office products

Locations: Argentina; Buenos Aires
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