Field Specialist (In-Line Inspection) - Houston, TX

General Electric - Houston, TX4.0

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $43,000 - $59,000 a year
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 Field Specialist (In Line Inspections) to be based in Houston, TX

Essential Responsibilities:
The In- Line Inspection (ILI) Technician will perform job specific logistics, pre-job site visits, and pre-job meetings
Reviewing of client's launch/ receive plan and client safety requirements;
Performing safety assessment on-site
Complies with Baker Hughes safety procedures and policies
Performing ILI tool tests
Verify tool configuration matches job requirements
Perform electronic setup checks on ILI tools and ancillary equipment
Repairs sensors and operates tool control program
Manipulates tool calibration set-up
Tailgates safety meeting, marker placement/operation training, ILI tool startup and synchronization
Assists client with loading/unloading tool in launcher/receiver
Assists client with launcher/ receiver operation
Verifies proper utilization of marker boxes
Assists client with locating stuck pigs, abnormal pig operations
Downloads data and reviews data to determine if run is acceptable.
Performs field communication with client.
Trains ILI Technician Trainee or Level I.

High School Diploma or equivalent, Associates Degree in engineering preferred
3+ years’ experience within ILI operating industry preferred
Formal training in either mechanics or electronics.

Desired Characteristics:
Ability to interpret mechanical drawings or schematics.
Understanding of basic electronics principles.
Fluent in English
Software skills with Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat.
Motivated individual.
Pipeline awareness and past ILI activities will also be an asset

Houston, TX

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Locations: United States; Texas; HOUSTON
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.