Field Service Technician - Chalmette Refinery
Location:
Saint Rose , Louisiana
Posted:
December 11, 2017
Reference:
2950297
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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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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:

The Field Service Technician - Chalmette Refinery will perform overhauls, make emergency repairs, troubleshoot

engine and compressor systems, and make recommendations for repairs.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Field Service Technician - Chalmette Refinery, you will:

+ Diagnose, repair, inspect, and install engine and compressors in industrial processes andproduction applications

+ Plan and coordinate activities concerned with installing equipment

+ Investigate and resolve customer reports of technical problems with equipment

+ Eliminate future operational or service difficulties

+ Work with maintenance crew, in an effort to provide our customer a quality service and also beself-sufficient and self-starting

+ Demonstrate practical knowledge of safe practices to include LOTO, Confined Space,Hazardous atmospheres, basic OSHA, etc.

+ Perform daily inspections and perform routine scheduled maintenance on compressorequipment to make sure units are running proficiently and safely

+ Perform unscheduled maintenance, to maximize equipment runtime

+ Perform daily inspections and report inspection data on various equipment that is to bemaintained

+ Ability to safely deploy to remote geographic assignment locations - onshore and offshorelocations with limited access to medical care, which may require 4 hours (or more) travel time toreach secondary level medical care

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution

+ Minimum 1 year of experience overhauling and maintaining diesel or 2- or 4-cycle gas engines,and/or reciprocating compressorsEligibility Requirements:

+ Be on call, 24/7 days, which could include after hours work on a call out basis and respondwithin 2 hours

+ Work out of job site in Chalmette, LA

+ Work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required

+ Comply with safety policies / procedures

+ Work in a hands-on environment

+ Lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.

+ 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, asrequired

+ Be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time

+ Possess and maintain a clean driver's license and driving record

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

+ Undergo Periodic fitness for duty tests, examinations, and/or certifications will be required foronshore/offshore remote location assignments

Desired Characteristics:

+ Strong oral and written communication skills

+ Minimum 5 years of experience on Engines specifically Cooper Bessemer GMV Integralengine, Ingersoll Rand KVGR Integral Engine and Reciprocating compressor frames IR HRA

Locations: United States; Louisiana; Saint RoseGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . 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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