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

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 is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Due to the regionalization and grow of the Field Service activities across Latin America, the challenge is to improve the operation, which comes with a considerable work load that requires focus on the team and the internal processes

Essential Responsibilities:

Baker Hughes Oil & Gas has an open position for a Field Specialist Gas Turbine Controls & Instrumentation for the Field Services LATAM operation. The Field Specialist is responsible for technical direction and safe site leadership of onsite installation, operational maintenance, testing and startup activities on Baker Hughes Oil & Gas, Gas turbine, Steam Turbine, Compressors and Generators controls & instrumentation systems in accordance with engineering best practice and contractual work scope requirements primarily within Mexico and other Latin-American countries
  • Provide direction and assistance to work groups to meet assigned objectives. In this role you will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.
  • Provide general technical direction and assistance to customers in the operation, maintenance, repair, safe handling and installation of Baker Hughes products.
  • Provide on-site interpretation of data and technical instruction.
  • Provide technical assistance through on-site guidance and training in operations, maintenance, and troubleshooting techniques.
  • Assist customers in scheduling maintenance and workload assuring that equipment and parts requirements meet established schedules.
  • Make recommendations on findings, reviewing effectiveness of maintenance actions to identify future needs.
  • Use initiative and experience to interpret and communicate significant market intelligence and sales opportunities for both assigned programs and ongoing customer support.
  • Supervise the installation, calibration and set up of instruments.
  • Lead and execute loop check and commissioning phase performing the functional tests.
  • Lead and execute unit start-up and performance tests ensuring proper and safe operation of the machine by evaluating the running parameters and troubleshoot control system problem as they arise.
  • Ensure all in-field activities carried out safely complying with company Environmental Health and Safety guidelines and procedures.

  • Bachelor's degree from accredited university or college
  • At least 4+ years of experience in field service or maintenance position.
  • Ability to understand and implement technical drawings (wiring diagram, P&ID, General Arrangement, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge in rotating equipment control philosophy (Gas Turbine, Steam Turbine, Centrifugal and Reciprocating Compressors) and their auxiliaries.
  • Strong knowledge in field devices, instruments and actuators.
  • Strong knowledge and experience on MKVI, MKVIe Baker Hughes control systems, Woodward/Micronet.
  • Strong knowledge in unit control panel (UCP), motor control center (MCC), direct current panel (DCP) and firefighting system installation and commissioning.
  • Good English fluency both spoken and written, Portuguese is a plus.
  • Willingness and availability to travel worldwide 80% of the time (on and off-shore).
  • Legally authorized to work in MEXICO, PERU OR COLOMBIA for this opening.

Desired Characteristics:
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Proficiency using excel and MS office.
  • Ability to work effectively with minimum supervision
  • Strong customer service mindset
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills


Mexico and Colombia

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

Baker Hughes is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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. Learn more