General Electric Field Service Technician in Jefferson City, Missouri

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:

The Field Service Technician will be expected to perform on-site Remote Visual Inspection (utilizing borescopes, pan tilt zoom cameras, and robotic crawlers) for a variety of clients including but not limited to refineries, utilities, chemical plants, wind farms and other industrial companies.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Field Service Technician, you will:

  • Prepare and checkout equipment, determine the appropriate equipment for inspections, interface and maintain good relationships with GEIT customers

  • Maintain all GEIT equipment in a manner consistent with our image as the premier supplier of visual inspection technology

  • Complete trip reports in a timely manner, maintain and submit a pre and post checklist of commercial and technical items necessary for the success of the job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Associates Degree from an accredited college or university (OR High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution with a minimum 5 years of inspection experience)

  • Minimum 1-year of inspection experienceEligibility Requirements:

  • Possess and maintain a valid motor vehicle license

  • Able to acquire and maintain an unescorted assess to nuclear power facilities

  • Work in confined spaces and points of entry

  • Comfortable climbing ladders and working at heights

  • Travel approximately 70% of the time, as required

  • Work "on-call", overtime, weekends and holidays, as required

  • To the extent that you are applying for a position that requires you to operate a BHGE owned / leased or rented vehicle for company business, you must be willing to submit to a check of your driving record

  • 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

  • Undergo Periodic fitness for duty tests, examinations, and/or certifications will be required for onshore/offshore remote location assignments Desired Characteristics:

  • Associates Degree in NDT field from an accredited college or university

  • Bachelor’s Degree in NDT field from an accredited college or university

  • Remote Visual Inspection training and experience preferred

  • Non-Destructive Testing experience

  • Electrical / mechanical skills in the petrochemical, non-destructive testing, power or other heavy industry preferred

  • Experience in the Aviation, Power, or Oil & Gas industry

  • Experienced with Microsoft office tools such as Word and Excel

  • VT or UT Level 1 or 2

  • Customer service and satisfaction skills are essential for successPLEASE NOTE: Texas is the preferred location, however Louisiana may be considered. Locations: United States; Louisiana, Texas; OtherGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.