General Electric Sr. Mechanic - Shop & Field (Upstream Chemicals) - Odessa, TX in ODESSA, Texas

Role Summary:

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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Role Summary:

Baker Hughes, a GE company has an opening for a Sr. Mechanic in our Odessa, TX location. As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes, a GE company offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safely and effectively create value for our customers and our shareholders. Baker Hughes, a GE company is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Performs all necessary preventative maintenance on equipment

  • Troubleshoot units and identify problem areas

  • Ensure that all maintenance schedules are maintained

  • Ensure that all paperwork is completed timely and accurately

  • Ensure that all equipment is functional before mobilization

  • Compliance with HS&E policies and procedures

  • Uses hand tools, power tools, & electronic diagnostic equipment

  • The position includes advanced troubleshooting on electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.


  • Skilled craftsman with a minimum of 6-7 years actual and recent experience in inspecting, troubleshooting, diagnosing, dismantling and reassembling fleet vehicles.

  • Ability to read & understands equipment and vehicle repair manuals

  • Ability to work long hours and mandatory overtime

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or GED

  • Availability to work a weekends and on-call is required

Desired Characteristics:

  • Excellent mechanical aptitude and in-depth knowledge of internal combustion engines (gas and diesel), electrical systems, hydraulics and pneumatics is preferred.

  • Oil and gas industry experience a plus

  • Two year technical degree preferred

  • Clean driving record

  • CDL License preferred (Class A or B)


Odessa, TX

Baker Hughes, a GE company 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. Learn more at

Locations: United States; Texas; ODESSA

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