Baker Hughes Master CNC Machinist – Prototypes – 1st Shift - Houston, TX in HOUSTON, Texas

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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 Incorporated has an opening for a Master CNC Machinist – Prototypes – 1st Shift to support Completions and Wellbore Intervention at our facility in Houston, TX. As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safely and effectively create value for our customers and our shareholders. Baker Hughes is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer.


Baker Hughes is seeking a Master CNC Machinist to be responsible for all aspects of the CNC Machining Center and provide support with prototype demand at our Yorktown location in Houston, TX.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Set-up and operate the lathe for fabrication of metallic and non-metallic parts that hold to the high quality machine standards required within the organization.

  • Read and interpret blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces, sequence of operations and set-up requirements.

  • Start and observe machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjusts machine controls as needed.


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 7 years of CNC Machinist experience within the oil and gas industry.

  • 7 years of experience with Mazak Mazatrol G Code programming

  • Must be able to select, align, and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on mills and lathes.

  • Must demonstrate an advanced skill level (indicate part, turn outside diameter's, and qualify inside diameter’s and outside diameter) on Mazaks along with Mazatrol programming.

  • Must have a working knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T).

  • Ability to apply basic concepts of algebra and geometry.

  • Ability to calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, depth and angle of cut, enter commands to retrieve, input or edit computerized machine control media.

  • Must be able to work 1st shift - Monday through Friday from 6:30 am - 2:30pm

  • Willing to work overtime as needed

  • Must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship

Desired Characteristics:

  • Previous prototype machining experience is preferred

  • SAP experience is a plus

  • Mazak CNC lathe and mill machining experience preferred


Houston, TX 77040

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Job: Manufacturing

Title: Master CNC Machinist – Prototypes – 1st Shift - Houston, TX

Location: Texas-HOUSTON

Requisition ID: 1808457