Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Field Service Tech
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Minden, Nevada, United States


Machine Diagnostic Field Engineer- Bently Nevada

Do you enjoy enhancing the performance and reliability of essential equipment?

Are you a Field Service Engineer looking for an interesting opportunity?

Join our Bently Nevada Services team!

Our Team offers a plant-wide, holistic suite of computerized machine condition monitoring and protection services. We help our customers and partners to achieve outstanding levels of reliability through our innovative technical designs and platforms. Our portfolio of pioneering technology products works seamlessly to provide on-site, real-time data solutions.

Partner with the best

Our Machine Diagnostic (MDS) Field Engineers are the flagship of the Bently Nevada portfolio. You will use the Bently Nevada hardware and software products to analyze and perform diagnostics on rotating machinery equipment locally at customer site or remotely logon to customer assets to ensure efficiency and customer satisfaction.

As an Machine Diagnostic Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Performing installations, commissioning, and troubleshooting of Bently Nevada Hardware and Software Products and Solutions at customer locations
  • Performing diagnostics on machinery based upon: vibration data, operational data, and customer communications to ensure safe operations
  • Building efficient relationships with internal and external customers to provide a high level of service delivery
  • Communicating with customer and internal functions to influence the approach and meet quality and continuous improvement objectives
  • Completing timely standard service reports, invoicing packages, and other administrative requirements
  • Tracking, reporting, and forecasting financials on individual projects on a regular basis
  • Preparing timely work order requests, quick quotes and invoicing packages
  • Applying HSE standards and procedures in all situations to ensure compliance is maintained
  • Understanding contractual commitments and Term & Conditions commitments


Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have a valid Driver's License
  • Have a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
  • Have relevant experience within a similar role
  • Have good knowledge of rotating equipment such as compressors, gas and steam turbines, pumps, and control systems
  • Have knowledge or experience with one or more of the following: mechanical vibration, rotating machinery vibration and/or diagnostics, rotor dynamic analysis, machinery balancing and alignment
  • Have experience reading, interpreting, and understanding electrical and mechanical drawings
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Have excellent investigating, problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Be able to communicate complex technical information to customers and stakeholders
  • Have the ability to work with minimal supervision and be able to identify and drive positive customer outcomes
  • Have the ability to travel to customer locations up to 70% of available work time


Desired Characteristics
  • ISO Cat 1-4 vibration certificates
  • Professional Engineering License
  • Certified Reliability Management Professional


Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone.

  • This role is working with our customer on-site in locations primarily in the west region. When onsite, you will have the flexibility to work in line with customer working patterns.


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:

  • The pay range for this role will be in our LP Band with a starting compensation of $85,000 USD.
  • You will be eligible to participate in the Baker Hughes Fullstream Short-term incentive program applicable for the above position. The actual payout for your short-term incentive award will be based on company and individual performance and is contingent upon Baker Hughes achieving pre-determined financial results.
  • You will be eligible to participate in Company-sponsored benefit programs, including health & welfare programs and the Thrift Plan (401k). You will have a choice of coverage options that best suit your needs. Coverage options and contribution amounts are related to your benefit elections, base salary level and specific requirements of each of these plans.
  • 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!

As part of our commitment to the health and safety of our employees, customers and the communities in which we operate, this role requires full vaccination for COVID-19 prior to beginning work.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.