Baker Hughes Field Engineer (Wireline) - Olney, IL in OLNEY, Illinois

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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 is currently hiring a Field Engineer (Wireline) to be based in Olney, IL.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Under broad direction determines and develops resolution to an assortment of problems encountered at the wellsite of moderately complex scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors

  • Supervises the training of less experienced engineers and personnel

  • Performs additional duties within the district

  • Works with Customer Representative and drill crew on location to coordinate operations with the rig and or production facility

  • Provides record of all assemblies as run to the Customer Representative at the wellsite

  • Advises Customer Representative in the logging and completions operations; interpreting logging data, troubleshooting, and other wellsite analysis and decision-making processes

  • Supervises crew and equipment at the wellsite and at the shop to provide specific logging and completions services

  • Responsible for the maintenance of wireline unit and associated equipment

  • Maintains records and communications as required by the Resource Manager and Senior Resource Staff Manager

  • Assists with the training of assigned personnel incompletions operations and maintenance

  • Promotes and maintains good customer relations

  • Performs all required responsibilities safely and as described in Managing Base Operations, Managing Well Operations, and Managing Equipment and Logistics manuals

  • Performs other related duties as required

  • Must be familiar with and competent in the use of various windows based platforms, including Excel and Outlook. With ability to learn new specific software platforms related to Baker Hughes, a GE company business


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Applied Science required

  • 2 years of experience as a Wireline Field Engineer

  • Class B CDL required

  • Must have concluded field based achievement program

  • Previous experience leading small teams and managing problem solving

  • Fluent in English language, both written and spoken

  • Working knowledge of P&L or Budgets

Desired Characteristics:

  • 3 years of experience as a Wireline Field Engineer

  • Experience managing client expectations


Olney, IL

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Job: Field Operations

Title: Field Engineer (Wireline) - Olney, IL

Location: Illinois-OLNEY

Requisition ID: 1808963