General Electric Drive Shop Technician (Artificial Lift) - Midland, TX in MIDLAND, Texas

Role Summary:

About Us:

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Role Summary:

Baker Hughes, a GE company has an immediate opening for a Drive Shop Technician, 1st shift in Midland, TX for Artificial Lift.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot, test, assemble, disassemble and perform visual inspection of electro-mechanical assemblies.

  • Assist in reworking, repairing and modifying non-conforming equipment.

  • Perform complex and difficult tests with minimal instruction and documentation.

  • Ability to identify and communicate technical problems by using logical trouble shooting techniques.

  • Provide coaching to other technicians in areas of proven competence.

  • Compliance with HS&E policies and procedures.


  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • 2+ years maintenance related experience in electro-mechanical function or 2 years relevant industrial experience (airline, military, oilfield, automotive, electronic)

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as blueprints, schematics, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals

  • Advanced skills in soldering and assembling of electro-mechanical devices

  • Proficient in the use of multi-meters, basic electronic instrumentation

  • Versed in fluid power technology, AC/DC circuits and electro-mechanical devices.

  • Proficient in the use of oscilloscopes.

  • Advanced computer skills

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs)


Midland, TX

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Locations: United States; Texas; MIDLAND

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.