General Electric Field Service Tech - Swamper in Giddings, Texas
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.
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The Field Service Tech - Swamper will participate in the daily operation and production of equipment. In this role you will perform assignments as directed by the crew field supervisor, plus other assignments as required. You will work effectively with other work groups: Safety, Sales, Maintenance, other Personnel and Management.
In the role of Field Service Tech - Swamper, you will:
Under the direction of a Resource Manager, 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)
Perform 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)
Ability to safely deploy to remote geographic assignment locations – onshore and offshore locations with limited access to medical care, which may require 4 hours (or more) travel time to reach secondary level medical care Qualifications/Requirements:
High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution (OR Minimum 3 years of oil field repair experience, in lieu of education)
Minimum 1 year of field repair experienceEligibility Requirements:
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.
Work at heights
Carry various pieces of the pumping unit of substantial weight (not to exceed 80 lbs. two people)
Be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
Possess a valid Drivers License
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
Undergo Periodic fitness for duty tests, examinations, and/or certifications will be required for onshore/offshore remote location assignments Desired Characteristics:
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills Locations: United States; Texas; GiddingsGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . 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.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.