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General Electric Field Operator (Rod Lift Systems) – Shafter, CA in SHAFTER, California

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 BHGE, 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.

People are a key part of our success and how we do business; hence, we invest in our 64,000+ employees in over 120 countries. Fostering a diverse and inclusive workforce is not just the right thing to do, but critical to achieving a competitive advantage.

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Role Summary:

The Field Operator will participate in the daily operation and repair of Oilfield Pumping Unit equipment. They will perform assignments as directed by the crew chief and field managers, plus other assignments as required. They will work effectively with other work groups: Safety, Sales, Maintenance, other personnel and Management.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Perform a number of tasks associatedwith the operation, rig-up / down of equipment & tools and relatedequipment in the shop, yard, or location (equipment used will vary by productline).

  • Perform duties which may involvesome technical elements but primarily focused on installation, inspection, andrepairing of Oilfield Pumping Units Play a role in hands-on and directlymanipulate equipment, machinery or systems requiring precise instrumentation /operation be trained in operating more than one type of equipment orcombinations of equipment / processes (level is determined by competencydevelopment program).

  • Ability to safely deploy to remotegeographic assignment locations – onshore locations with limited access tomedical care, which may require 4 hours (or more) travel time to reachsecondary level medical care.


  • High School Diploma / GED from an accreditedschool or institution

  • Minimum 6 months of experience inwarehouse, manufacturing, mechanical, technical, heavy equipment and /orproduction assembly.


  • Experience in field service repairor oil field repair.

  • Strong oral and writtencommunication skills Strong interpersonal skills.


Shafter, CA

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

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; California; SHAFTER

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