Field Service Engineer – MECH

  • Company:
    Baker Hughes
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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    22 hours ago
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A Field Service Engineer is an expert in the installation maintenance and repair of rotating equipment within the field.

Field Service Engineers are assigned to long-term positions on specific customer sites, providing specialist equipment support for BH rotating equipment installations within a customer’s plant.

Field Service Engineers generally specialise within two major disciplines:


Mechanical FSEs also specialise on one of several mechanical equipment types within the BH stable of products. The range of equipment includes Heavy Duty Gas Turbines, Aero-Derivative Gas Turbines, Reciprocating Compressors and Centrifugal Compressors.




**%of time**

+ Support customer operations by ensuring that operation and maintenance of BH rotating equipment is within BH prescribed parameters.

+ Conduct fault diagnosis and performance evaluation of BH equipment in line with customer requirements.

+ Prepare maintenance plans for BH equipment.

+ Train customer personnel in the safe and efficient operation of BH equipment.

+ Maintain stock level holdings of BH spare parts.

+ Maintain specialist BH tooling on site.

+ Liaise with BH engineering support on any technical issues that may arise during operation and maintenance of GE equipment.

+ Support outage and maintenance teams in the preparation and execution of plant outages.

Full time


+ Equipment operational readiness in line with BH parameters.

+ Customer satisfaction.

+ Efficiency of outages.

+ Performance of BH equipment.

+ EHS and Quality parameters.


EHS challenges: Perform site activities in full compliance with EHS rules and procedures.

Quality Challenges: Perform site activities efficiently and effectively.

Minimise operations downtime.


+ Lead and execute equipment diagnostic and maintenance activities ensuring proper and safe operation of the BH equipment.

+ Ensure that all in-field activities are carried out safely complying with company EHS guidelines and procedures;


Length of time associated with the project is typically a minimum of 2 years.


**Internal (Within BH)**


**Purpose of the Contact**

**Frequency of Contact**

Global Field Service Organization and Internal Customer (P&L)


Engineering liaison.

Parts and tooling sourcing.

Progress reporting.


**External (External to BH)**


**Purpose of the Contact**

**Frequency of Contact**


Reporting on daily activities, operation and maintenance of equipment and fault diagnosis.

Input from customer.




Engineering Degree/High School Technical Diploma or equivalent business experience.


From 5 to 7 years of related working experience in Oil & Gas industry within maintenance or installation field activities.

**Technical Knowledge**

+ Solid understanding of the design and operating philosophy of gas turbines, centrifugal compressors, reciprocating compressors and/or their control and electrical systems.

+ Strong knowledge of BH product-specific rotating equipment maintenance and operation.

+ Ability to understand technical drawings.


Knowledge of BH information and management systems such as e-Tools and Oracle.


Strong analytic and problem solving skills together with good interpersonal & organizational skills.


Availability to travel in remote locations.

**Location:** Jandakot, Australia

**Salary Range** : AUD $ 100,000 – 140,000

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**Job:** _Field Operations_

**Title:** _Field Service Engineer – MECH_

**Location:** _Australia-Western Australia-JANDAKOT_

**Requisition ID:** _1932179_