Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Field Service Tech
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: BASRA, Iraq

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.

Role Summary:

Baker Hughes offers the opportunity as an experienced Field Service Engineer to join the team in Basra, Iraq.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • The Field Service Engineer works within defined parameters to make decisions, apply standard operating procedures to complex field related situations, and resolve issues through immediate action or short term planning.
  • Perform on-site installation of systems and equipment and ongoing preventive maintenance, repair and calibration after installation.
  • Respond to requests for emergency repairs and services to troubleshoot equipment's failures.
  • Provide technical instructions and assistance to customer representatives regarding installation, operation, calibration, repair and maintenance at customer sites.
  • Develop and further expand technical knowledge and expertise, currently recognized industry standards for engineering ability.
  • Maintain knowledge of applicable production line warranties, and accomplish effective warranty administration.
  • Perform administrative functions; such as writing technical reports, ordering materials, preparing job status reports, reports to customers, time sheet and expenses sheets on a complete timely and thorough basis.
  • Maintain knowledge of the report system to the extent required for timely and accurate input of field information necessary.
  • Maintain strong safety mind-set to assure the executed work reflects the technical requirements with BHGE safety standards.
  • Knowledge to troubleshoot and provide routine maintenance checkout for wide range of equipment vintage.
  • Prepare timely and accurate technical reports for customer records and reference for future outages.
  • Complete understanding and utilization of lubricators to install and retrieve back pressure valves and side outlet valves.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical OR Electrical Engineering is preferred OR High School Diploma/GED with at least 4 years of experience in a Field Services role.
  • Must have 5 years of experience in installation and maintenance of Wellhead (Conventional and Multi Bowl Systems) and X Tree Equipment.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Preferred prior experience in Well Engineering (Workover or Drilling)/IWCF
  • Prior Project Management Experience is preferred
  • Strong Oral and Written communication skills
  • Strong Interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong Problem solving skills
  • Strong customer service mind-set and 4-5 years Technical Experience


Basra, Iraq

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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