General Electric Technician in Minden, Nevada

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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.

Role Summary:

The Technician will work in the Minden calibration labs. In this role, you will execute automated and manual calibration procedures, work with cross functional teams, and promote the necessity of equipment calibration and quality process efficiency.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Technician you will:

  • Embrace the Fundamentals of Metrology

  • Perform routine and complex calibrations

  • Take part in Metrology audits by external customers

  • Ensure that all calibrations are complete and accurately documented to provide an accurate historical base for future reference and to meet customer / end user requirements

  • Develop Metrology calibration procedures of varying difficulty

  • Interface with vendors to ensure that the proper calibration requirements are met.

  • Customer Focus - Communicate with external / internal customers to ensure their requirements are met and to resolve customer issues

  • Multi-task by performing calibration procedures on multiple benches

  • Participate in EHS related actions, to improve safety in own area

  • Develop and implement process improvements to reduce cost and cycles

  • Bring new ideas and positive support to the current process

  • Implement productivity actions in order to improve the Metrology processes Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Associate's Degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university

  • Minimum 2 years of experience with Bently Nevada productsEligibility Requirements:

  • Work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required

  • 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

  • Lift objects weighing up to 40 lbs.

  • Be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time Desired Characteristics:

  • Ability to interpret product specifications

  • Willingness to learn Fluke procedure writing software

  • Experience in Sybase Databases

  • Programming code such as Visual Basic, C++, C#, Java, etc.

  • Experience with Fluke Met / Cal and Teststand

  • Experience with Microsoft Office

  • Experience using hardware debugging tools: oscilloscopes, multi-meters, function generators, etc.

  • Demonstrated ability to clearly and concisely communicate with various audiences

  • Able learn and think creatively

  • Able to work well in a team environment and independently

  • Externally focused able to consider customer needs and make a commitment to quality.

  • Safety-minded

  • Self-motivated and directed

  • Willingness to work overtime as needed

  • SAP Experience

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills Why join one great company when you can join many? We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. GE Oil & Gas is a world leader in advanced technologies and services with 43,000 employees in more than 100 countries supporting customers across the industry—from extraction to transportation to end use. Our unrelenting commitment to the environment, health and safety, quality and integrity defines us: it’s The Way We Work. We develop smart solutions for our customers across the oil and gas value chain delivering the innovation, customized service solutions, training programs and technology that helps them to maximize their efficiency, productivity and equipment reliability. We partner with our customers to develop their next generation workforce; help them to fully benefit from the megatrends of natural gas, the growth of subsea and hard-to-reach reserves and the revolution in asset health management. Learn more about GE Oil and Gas Today! at http://www.ge-energy.com/about/oilandgas.jsp To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on twitter: @geconnections at http://bit.ly/geconnections Locations: United States; Nevada; MindenGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . 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.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.