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Facilities Services Technician

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 11/9/2017 10:51:13 AM
  • 3021396
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Oil Digital Solutions
Location(s): United States; Nevada; Minden


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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.

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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 is a position in the Facilities Services organization with responsibility for ensuring that the facilities infrastructure and building operations equipment continue to operate in a safe and effective manner while moving towards the goal of “no unplanned downtime” of the Bently Nevada / Operating System (OS) Headquarters facility.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Facilities Technician, you will:

  • Maintain / trouble-shoot and solve technical issues and opportunities pertaining facilities operations
  • Monitor the condition of the building’s utility systems and the general operation of facilities equipment
  • Assist senior technicians with their projects and day-to-day responsibilities
  • Perform general labor throughout the facility
  • Perform preventive maintenance tasks
  • Recommend spare parts to keep on-hand, that if not available could potentially impact our customers’ ability in meeting their commitments
  • Participate in any aspect / component of facilities maintenance
  • Assist in the monitoring of services provided by outside contractors ensuring Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) policies are followed

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in facilities services, building operations or maintenance technician

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • 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

    Desired Characteristics:
  • General knowledge of power and hand tools
  • NFP70E knowledge
  • Able to organize daily schedule while remaining flexible and handle multiple tasks and priorities
  • Basic Computer skills
  • Associate's degree in a technical field from an accredited college or university
  • Experience in one of the building trades, i.e., Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing, etc.
  • Knowledge of multiple aspects of facilities such as boilers, chillers, refrigeration equipment, electrical motors, pumps, plumbing, electrical switchgear, generators and operation of natural and propane gas systems
  • Building maintenance or construction background
  • Possess knowledge of building codes such as the NEC, UBC, NFC, and UPC
  • Able to organize daily schedule while remaining flexible and handle multiple tasks and priorities
  • Effective Team contributor and member with a positive attitude
  • Self-motivated and willing to learn other trades / skills
  • Have a flexible schedule and be willing to train for “On-call Technician” program
  • Willing to work as an apprentice technician to senior tradesman (Millwright)
  • Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Customer orientated mindset
  • Proactive work ethics, creativity, energy
  • Effective Team contributor and member with a positive attitude
  • Self-motivated and willing to learn other trades / skills

    Locations: United States; Nevada; Minden

    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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