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Junior Operator

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 10/31/2017 3:50:08 PM
  • 2837787
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Global Operations
Location(s): United States; Texas; Midland


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.

Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter @BHGECo, or visit us at BHGE.com.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE 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.

Role Summary:
This position primarily assists the operator working at rig and well locations and is responsible for staging (“rigging up”) the job as directed, operating and monitoring Flowback equipment (such as water, gas and oil separators) according to customer guidance. They are responsible for maintain a safe are of work and promoting safe working practices on site. Reading and recording accurate gauge measurements and make sure that malfunctioning parts in the field are replaced.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Junior Operator, you will:

  • Maintain a safe work environment that complies with company procedures for everyone on location
  • Making sure procedures have been followed to avoid accidents, damage to the equipment, loss of test data, and harm to the environment
  • Maintain good interpersonal and customer relationship
  • Make sure data is collected accurately and presented professionally to the clients
  • Ensure that equipment is rigged up, pressure tested, function tested, ESD and pilot system thoroughly tester prior to operation
  • Comply with our quality control procedures for equipment and personal feedback
  • Supervise the operators and local assistant, during all field or base operations and help develop their skills by training and mentoring them
  • Organize all personnel involved in operations and ensure the correct use of equipment
  • Report any HSE issues to management immediately and ensure accurate information is documented on location to support any investigation
  • 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
  • Minimum 1 year of experience as a field service operator

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to obtain or a possess a valid driver’s license
  • 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 50 lbs.
  • Be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
  • 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 communication skills
  • Excellent leadership abilities
  • Effectively communicate with upper management/subordinates
  • Problem solving abilities
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Time management and organizational skills

    Locations: United States; Texas; Midland

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE 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.

    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.


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