Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Electrical Technician, Electrician
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Williston, North Dakota, United States
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Role Summary:

The Field Specialist (Automation Technician) will service and maintain Lufkin Automation equipment under the direct supervision of the Field Services leader.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose electrical / electronic equipment
  • Perform on-site installation of electrical / electronic equipment, conduit, etc.
  • Use various electronic equipment and tolls including auto cranes, stud guns, etc.
  • Recognize and assess a variety of well optimization issues, either on own or by calling other technical specialists
  • Work with other business entities
  • Subjected to work in extreme temperatures for extended periods of time
  • Work in a hands on environment and able to lift 75 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, as required
  • Travel 100% in the field to remote customer locations onshore

Essential Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2+ years of electrical experience
  • Possess or able to obtain Electrician License (Journeyman or Masters Electrical License)
  • Possess a valid driver's license
  • Must be willing to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • To the extent that you are applying for a position that requires you to operate a company 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

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • Basic computer skills such as experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, etc.)
  • Ability to work independently
  • Oilfield experience
  • Experience working with variable speed drives
  • Automation and instrumentation experience
  • Meet and maintain Customer service standards and quality
  • Always Follow HSE procedures
  • Able to manage inventory


Williston, ND

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