Field Engineer (Pressure Pumping – STIM) in San Antonio, TX

San Antonio, Texas
03 Nov 2016
12 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time


San Antonio, TX


Fulltime Regular


Baker Hughes Incorporated has an opening for a Field Engineer (Pressure Pumping - STIM) in San Antonio, TX. As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safely and effectively create value for our customers and our shareholders. Baker Hughes is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer.


Most days a Field Engineer will be out in the field on well sites. The time of arrival varies throughout the night and day. On location the engineer is responsible for overseeing and assisting the Fluid Technician in his QC efforts prior to the treatment. He is also responsible for providing technical support to the Treatment Monitoring Van operator. During the treatment he is responsible for variance in materials utilized. In addition, he is to interact with the customer on location to both provide and obtain technical information. After the conclusion of the treatment he is to provide the customer with a detailed post job report.
If working at the yard, the Field Engineer will write proposals for current or potential clients', answer questions by phone or email presented by the customer or operations and train or mentor technical staff. He will also assist the sales team on sales calls with current and potential clients. The Field Engineer will also assist the laboratory staff in pre-job testing. These days in the yard will exceed what are considered normal business hours.

  • Under broad direction determines and develops resolution to an assortment of problems encountered at the rig or well site 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 production crew on location to coordinate operations with the well site.
  • Provides record of all products as consumed or run in the well to the customer representative at the rig/well site.
  • Advises customer representative in the stimulation services operations, analysis and decision-making processes.
  • Assists in supervising on the fluid side of a location during stimulation services.
  • Oversees the maintenance of Fluid Technician Lab Vans and Treatment Monitoring Vans.
  • Oversees calibration of all testing equipment.
  • Maintains records as required by the District Manager.
  • Promotes and maintains good customer relations.
  • Performs all required responsibilities safely and as prescribed in the standard operations manuals.
  • Performs other related duties as required.
  • Conducts all business activities in accordance with Baker Hughes Health and Safety Environmental policies, legal compliance requirements and Baker Hughes Core Values.
  • Bachelor Degree with an Engineering emphasis (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical etc.).
  • 2 years of experience as a Field Engineer.
  • 2 working on a multiple staging fracturing treatments.
  • 2 years working with horizontal wells.
  • 2 years of experience using the Microsoft Office Package (WORD, EXCEL, POWERPOINT).
  • 2 year of experience in a role that required communicating with internal and external candidates in a written and verbal professional manner.
  • Must be willing to work extensive hours in the field.
  • Stable work history.
  • Experience using FRAC Design, Cementing and Job Monitoring Software.
  • Has published Engineering articles.
  • Teaching or Research Engineering background.
  • Shift (SUBJECT TO CHANGE): 7/2, 7/2, 7/3 Days or night dependent upon the customer needs.
  • On call 24/7 during rotation


Baker Hughes is a leading supplier of oilfield services, products, technology and systems to the worldwide oil and natural gas industry. By being the service company that best anticipates, understands and exceeds our customers' expectations, Baker Hughes Advances Reservoir Performance. The company's 39,000-plus employees work in more than 80 countries in geomarket teams that help customers find, evaluate, drill, produce, transport and process hydrocarbon resources. Baker Hughes' technology centers in the world's leading energy markets are pushing the boundaries to overcome progressively more complex challenges. Baker Hughes develops solutions designed to help manage operating expenses, maximize reserve recovery and boost overall return on investment through the entire life cycle of an oil or gas asset. Collaboration is the foundation upon which Baker Hughes builds our business and develops next-generation products and services for drilling and evaluation, completions and production and fluids and chemicals. For more information on Baker Hughes' century-long history, visit our website.

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