General Electric Field Service Technician in Jefferson City, Missouri
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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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.
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.