Baker Hughes ARMO Technician (Artificial Lift) – Shafter, CA in SHAFTER, California

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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.

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 immediate opening for an ARMO Technician in Shafter, CA for Artificial Lift.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Ability to read drawing.

  • Maintain shop equipment.

  • Work to pre-defined procedures in line with established work practices

  • The work is performed using common hand tool

  • Have the ability to read scales to ensure correct measurements

  • Input information into workspace to ensure traceability

  • Ability to perform equipment assembly

  • Basic computer skills

  • Work within BHGE Health and Safety rules and guidelines

  • Forklift Experience: Moving material, Loading/Unloading Material, Forklift Inspections

  • Work performed with Electrical testing and High Voltage equipment

  • Complete required processes & documents for control of inventory

  • Comply with all EHS requirements

  • Keep all working areas safe and free of debris and oil

  • Complete shipping and receipt paperwork when equipment arrives or leaves the yard

  • Inventory Management


  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • 3 years of experience in oil and gas

  • 3 years working with an oil and gas service company

  • Current valid driver’s license

  • Working knowledge of Crane and common hand tools.

  • Strong housekeeping ability in order to maintain cleanliness of shop.

  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations required

  • Good mechanical aptitude and basic computer skills required

  • Basic skills in the use of measurement and gauging equipment and processes required

  • Ability to work efficiently in teams required

  • Ability to communicate effectively in a courteous manner required

  • Ability to work an “on call” rotating weekend schedule as needed

  • Knowledge in reading micrometers, gauges and calipers

  • Ability to read tape measures and scales

  • HSE Knowledge (proper PPE for job, complying with policies/procedures)

Desired Characteristics:

  • Electrical Experience

  • Knowledge of cable splicing and testing preferred.

  • Experience with Electrical Testing Equipment

  • Any experience in oil field equipment preparation preferred

  • Knowledge of blasting and coating machines.

  • Experience with ALS tools

  • Minimum two years of experience preferred with Artificial Lift Systems. (ALS)


Shafter, CA

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Job: Services

Title: ARMO Technician (Artificial Lift) – Shafter, CA

Location: California-SHAFTER

Requisition ID: 1814675