Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Manufacturing Engineering
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Farnborough, England, United Kingdom


Sondex Wireline, a Baker Hughes Business designs, manufactures and sells downhole equipment for optimizing the search for and production of hydrocarbons. We build on the 30-year heritage of the Sondex, Tensor, Reuter Stokes and Geolink product lines. Our customers are oilfield service companies, who run operations at the well-site on behalf of oil and gas companies

Join our growing team

The Manufacturing Engineer - Elec is responsible for Engineering associated with the manufacturing process. Develops an operational year plan for own manufacturing activities of the team. Suggests improvements in products, processes and procedures

As a Manufacturing Engineer, you will be responsible for:
  • Support the Shop Floor in troubleshooting (e.g. PCBA fault finding); disposition of Non-Conformance Reports (e.g. Rework/Return to Vendor/Scrap)
  • Support the Shop floor in reducing the Standard Cost and Lead Time of a product.
  • Support Supplier improvement activities
  • Develop manufacturing processes for New Product Introduction and production tools.
  • Ability to use statistical analysis to identify trends and identify cause and effect relationships
  • Create/Update Manufacturing Documentation (Assembly/ Test Instructions)
  • Design necessary fixtures; tooling; test boxes
  • Apply LEAN manufacturing techniques to eliminate/reduce waste
  • Justification and implementation of new equipment


Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:
  • A Degree in Engineering is preferred. However, the minimum required would be an HNC in an electronics discipline
  • Proven years' experience in a Manufacturing, or Production Engineering role which includes providing Shop Floor support.
  • Ability to analyse problems, identify root causes and provide efficient solutions, fault find down to component level as required.
  • DOE testing to determine the factors effecting inputs and outputs.
  • Six Sigma, Shainin experience
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Bring new ideas and positive support to the current process
  • Flexibility to complete tasks to required deadlines.
  • Ability to work cross functionally and the ability to prioritise multiple projects.
  • IPC Class III inspection


Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

Working for you

Our inventions have revolutionized energy for over a century. But to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we have to push the boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace change with a package that reflects how much we value their input. Join us, and you can expect:
  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities
  • Comprehensive private medical care options
  • Safety net of life insurance and disability programs
  • Tailored financial programs
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits


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.

Join Us

Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will energize and inspire you!

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.

Join Us:
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.

Baker Hughes Company 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.