General Electric Welding Engineer (Drilling Services) - Oklahoma City, OK in OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma

Role Summary:

About Us:

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Role Summary:

Baker Hughes, a GE company has an opening for a Welding Engineer supporting Drilling Services at our facility in Oklahoma City, OK. AWS certified Welding Engineer for the downhole motor product line to support western hemisphere Operations, Manufacturing, and Engineering team that will be established in Oklahoma City. The team will handle design and manufacturing related requests/issues/failures locally in close collaboration with the Product Development and Research teams in Celle, Germany. The role will involve a 6 – 12 months training on the job period in Germany working with the teams in Celle.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Functional responsibility for all welding and hardfacing processes on motors

  • Development of new manufacturing welding and hardfacing processes

  • Execution of Procedure Qualification Records

  • Overseeing of Welder Performance Qualifications

  • Support the Manufacturing on Root Cause Analysis

  • Support on cost reduction initiatives inside Manufacturing and Maintenance

  • Responsibility for documentation of processes and required welding qualifications

  • Support Maintenance on all welding and hardfacing related issues.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering

  • AWS certification as Welding Engineer or ability to obtain certification within 30 days of employment.

  • 2+ years Advanced technical experience in welding and machining processes for manufacturing and repair.

  • Experience with Hardfacing welding processes

  • Demonstrated advanced problem solving skills with respect to applied mechanics, Engineering design, and technology development.

  • Self-contained, self-motivated and structured to work within a worldwide functioning interdisciplinary team

  • Creativity and assertiveness

  • Self-driven, independent and structured working method in an interdisciplinary team

  • Practical experience in the above mentioned area of expertise gathered during internships, thesis and/or professional experience.

  • The position requires close collaboration with the Product Development and Research teams in Celle, Germany. Therefore the role will involve a 6 – 12 months training on the job period in Germany working with the teams in Celle.

  • Must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with welding and machining process within oilfield services products preferred

  • Experience with SolidWorks (CAD System).

  • Project management skills

Locations:

Oklahoma City, OK 73114

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Locations: United States; Oklahoma; OKLAHOMA CITY

GE 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.