Baker Hughes Test Rig Manager (m/f) in CELLE, Germany

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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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Role Summary:

Baker Hughes, a GE Company has an opportunity for a Drilling Services Test Rig Management position within our Testing and Engineering Services Department in Celle, Germany.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for test rig operations in general including meeting HS&E and Quality culture

  • Responsible for the Test Rig being fit for purpose and being maintained according to European standards and regulations

  • Ensures Drilling Plan is in line with Drilling Services Technology development projects and key stakeholders

  • Leads employee development, talent management and workforce planning

  • Responsible for the drilling units operating in accordance with contractual obligations as well as meeting the relevant legal and regulatory requirements.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical engineering, Geotechnical or Drilling engineering

  • Extensive knowledge of principles, concepts, theories and practices for drilling and rig operations

  • Excellent organization skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Extensive technical knowledge of facilities, processes and equipment regarding drilling and rig operations

  • Strong management and leadership skills

  • Strong budgetary and business acumen

Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledge of company policies and procedures

  • IWCF (Well Control) Certification beneficial


Celle, Germany

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Job: Engineering/Technology

Title: Test Rig Manager (m/f)

Location: Germany-Lower Saxony-CELLE

Requisition ID: 1711894