Baker Hughes Mechanical Sustaining Design Engineer – Completions and Accessories - Houston, TX in HOUSTON, Texas

Role Summary:

Baker Hughes, a GE company is offering an opening for a Mechanical Sustaining Design Engineer – Completions and Accessories supporting Completions tools at our Navigation Blvd. facility in Houston, TX. The Sustaining Engineering group is looking for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join a fast-paced group that provides technical and manufacturing support for equipment worldwide. The position requires working closely with various internal departments and/or external customers to ensure product performance and integrity. Candidate will be required to assist with projects including: Field & Tech Support, Manufacturing & Plant support, Qualification Testing, Engineering Change Requests and Engineering Change Notices, and custom-product development.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Assists with tasks that include product design, quality assurance, materials recommendations, purchasing, assembly troubleshooting, and inventory planning.

  • Assist with the coordination, tracking, and reporting of group goals.

  • Conduct assignments involving high profile projects.

  • Work with product line and engineering experts to meet design verification requirements.

  • Can produce, check and approve manufacturing drawings and working layouts for product designs.

  • Work closely with multiple manufacturing plants and vendors to ensure quality products.

  • Check and verify assembly or component drawings to ensure they conform to BHGE standards.

  • Identify problems and propose solutions to various technical issues.

  • Advise various stakeholders on the technical issues that affect the installation of Completions products and/or services.


· Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 1 years of oilfield mechanical design engineering experience.

· Possess problem solving and project management skills.

· Proficient with 3D CAD software Solidworks.

· Must have ability to work “hands on” in a test lab facility.

· Able to work independently and on teams; sound decision making ability.

· Possess good communication skills to interact with internal/external customers and vendors.

· Must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.

· Should be capable of travel to remote field locations and work under less than ideal environmental conditions 10% of the time

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with AutoCAD and MicroStation drafting software as well as Teamcenter PLM software.

  • Familiarity with oil field qualification testing, in particular API 11D1, and associated equipment used in such tests.

  • Proficiency in Technical Writing

  • Prior design experience with Packer, Flow Control, and/or Sand Control equipment

  • Understanding of DMAIC Process and related Six Sigma principles


Houston, TX 77011

Job: Engineering/Technology

Title: Mechanical Sustaining Design Engineer – Completions and Accessories - Houston, TX

Location: Texas-HOUSTON

Requisition ID: 1814991