Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Engineering Technician, Technical Manager
Other Skills: Well Planning, Application Engineer
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

Essential Responsibilities:


  • Under limited supervision, plan or re-plan wells as required
  • Prepare initial planning for direction and horizontal wells
  • Prepare anti-collision analysis using ellipses and tool errors model
  • Input, calculate and validate surveys on a daily basis
  • Generate a plan view and graphical presentation of the directional profile
  • Support field personnel when required
  • Complete end of month activity logs and end of well reports - actual versus proposed
  • Conduct all business activities in accordance with BH HSE policies, Legal Compliance requirements, and BH Core Values.





  • Associate degree or High School Diploma or equivalent with 3+ years of relevant Well Planning or Application Engineer experience.
  • Experience with well-planning software (Compass, WellArchitect, etc).
  • Proficient knowledge of product line and proper application of tools.
  • Proficient in the use of computer-based programs related to the application of products.


Desired Characteristics:



  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering.
  • Thorough understanding of torque and drag, downhole hydraulics, and rig operations
  • Proficient use of computer-based programs related to the application of products
  • Knowledge of directional and horizontal drilling, wellbore positioning basics
  • Experience with BHA modeling and design
  • Strong mathematical, problem solving, and analytical skills
  • Good communication skills - both verbal and written



Houston, TX

About Us:
With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we're committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we're always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

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Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let's come together and take energy forward.

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