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Role Summary: The Advanced Shop Technician will report to the shop manager and will play an important role providing service to customers in Shafter/Bakersfield and surrounding area.
Essential Responsibilities: In the role of Advanced Shop Technician – Quinn / BPU, you will:
Be responsible for various machine operations and component repairs utilizing mechanical, machining and welding skills & abilities
Perform cleaning, tear down, and repair of Beam Pumping Unit Components
Maintain a safe, clean and organized working environment
Perform manual machine lathe operations
Set up, operate, and maintain welding machinery
Interface appropriately with all internal customers
Ensure product quality, workmanship and conformance to all applicable processes, requirements and regulatory standards in accordance with the established quality assurance system
Be responsible for the maintenance of machines and equipment
Demonstrate unwavering commitment to BHGE Values, Compliance, Integrity and Environmental Health & Safety (EHS)
Perform light to heavy weight material movement and handling as required using cranes and lift trucks
Complete required business process documentation as required
Be responsible for ensuring facility equipment and tooling is accounted for, operating efficiently, and safety
Ensure assigned work areas stay compliant with facility housekeeping requirements and promote a safe working environment
Identify and mitigate problems or hazardous conditions that occur during set-up, fit-up, welding, or set-down operations
Participate and be actively engaged in quality, Lean, Six sigma improvement projects within your department
Perform other related duties as assigned or indicated by responsibilities
High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
Minimum one year experience with manual machining and basic welding
Work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
Be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and walking, as required
Work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
Lift objects weighing up to 40 lbs.
Be subjected to extreme heat or cold for extended periods of time
Work inside and outside, as required and be exposed to machine oils, paints, solvents, or grease
Specific vision abilities are required by this job which include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
Possess and maintain a valid Driver's License
To the extent that you are applying for a position that requires you to operate a GE owned / leased or rented vehicle for company business, you must be willing to submit to a check of your driving record
Possess a certificate or degree in Manufacturing Technology with an emphasis on manual machining and basic welding skills
Prior experience in oil and gas market
Strong mechanical aptitude
Strong desire to learn
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Locations: United States; California; Shafter
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