Company: Baker Hughes, a GE Company
Skills: Mechanical Technician
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world's first and only full stream 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. Supported by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company positions minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying innovations from other industries to progress its own.

People are a key part of our success and how we do business; hence, we devote investment in our 64,000+ employees in over 120 countries. Fostering a diverse and inclusive workforce is not just the right thing to do, but essential to achieving a competitive advantage.

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Role Summary:

A position has arisen for an Electro-Mechanical Technician to join our team at our Portlethen, Barclayhill Place Facility. Our team of technicians are involved in the hands-on repair & maintenance activities on the BHGE Drilling Systems Tool Suite and/or Surface Equipment. The team work together and their main duties include disassembly / assembly / inspection & testing in accordance with controlled / documented procedures, across both mechanical & electronic disciplines.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to join the Oil & Gas industry, utilise a recent NC / HNC/D for example or apply your mechanical and/or electrical skills within a new field.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Disassembly & reassembly of products in accordance to technical drawings
  • Inspection & testing of products in accordance with controlled & documented procedures
  • Be comfortable working across both Mechanical and Electrical (support provided to those with a bias towards one and willing to cross train)
  • You will follow all established re-manufacturing procedures and processes to ensure consistent, reliable, quality end product.
  • Work to/from engineering drawings, following formal procedures & maintenance practices ensuring quality end product to our customers.
  • Produce equipment which complies with BHGE Drilling Systems workmanship standards and specifications.
  • Document, report and record all maintenance findings and test results in company supported databases to support & aid maintenance functions & product development.
  • Conduct all duties in strict accordance with applicable HS&E regulations and policies ensuring company corporate citizen responsibilities are full filled.
  • Any other duties as required / assigned by Maintenance Manager / Supervisor as appropriate.


  • Proven background in Troubleshooting, Testing, and Assembly & Dis-assembly of electro-mechanical assemblies.
  • Basic skills with soldering and assembling of electro/mechanical devices including the use of general mechanical measuring devices.
  • Proficient in the use of Electronic multimeters, meggers, hi-pot testers, & other general instruments.
  • Proficient in the use of Mechanical calipers, micrometers, & other general measuring devices.
  • Ability to read, interpret blueprints, wiring diagrams, assembly prints, and parts lists.
  • Applicants should possess a nationally recognized qualification in a Mechanical and/or Electronic discipline e.g. HNC, Modern Apprenticeship or similar technical qualification.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Proven technical skills gained through relevant industrial experience.
  • General technical knowledge in fluid power technology, AC/DC circuits, and electro/mechanical devices.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.


Barclayhill, Portlethen, Aberdeen, UK

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

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