Baker Hughes CNC Machinist (Artificial Lift) - Midland, TX in MIDLAND, 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, a GE company has an opening for a CNC Machinist – 2 nd Shift at our facility in Midland, TX.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Sets up and operates special purpose equipment, conventional (CNC lathe and/or mill), and/or numerical control (NC) machines (Fanuc or Mazatrol) and machining centers for fabrication of metallic and nonmetallic parts that hold to the high quality machine standards required within the organization.

  • Reads and interprets blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces, sequence of operations and setup requirements.

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

  • Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, and adjusts machine controls as required.


  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • 3 years of experience as a CNC Machinist.

  • Previous experience working with Nickel Alloy (Inconel)

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as blueprints, safety guidelines, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

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

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

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

  • Basic computer skills.

  • G code editing experience.

  • Must be willing and able to work in a team environment.

  • This role will be working 2 nd Shift: 4:00pm through 1:00am while being on-call every third weekend.

  • Must be willing to work overtime and weekends as requested.

  • This facility is climate controlled throughout the year

  • Successful candidate will be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.

Desired Characteristics:

  • 8 years of experience as a CNC Machinist preferred.

  • 2 year technical diploma.

  • Ability to apply basic concepts of algebra and geometry.

  • Oil and Gas experience preferred.

  • Experience performing short machine runs with multiple set ups.

  • Advanced experience with at least one of the following is preferred: Mori Seiki, Mazak and OKK lathes or mills.


Midland, TX 79703

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Job: Services

Title: CNC Machinist (Artificial Lift) - Midland, TX

Location: Texas-MIDLAND

Requisition ID: 1809849