Equipment Operator (Cement) - Santa Fe Springs, CA

Santa Fe Springs, California
24 Nov 2016
10 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time


Santa Fe Springs, CA


Full-Time Regular


Baker Hughes Incorporated has an opening for an EQUIPMENT OPERATOR (Cement) in Santa Fe Springs, CA. 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.


Cement Equipment Operators will be responsible for spotting equipment and rigging up to the well head once on location. The equipment operator is responsible for putting pipe together (multiple sections depending on well head depth). The equipment operator will set up and monitor pumping jobs which could be in multiple stages, so suitable equipment must be selected. Once pumping begins the equipment operator will be working on a schedule that varies with scheduled pump times. During down time the Equipment Operator will assist in other areas such as, but not limited to, maintenance or rest until pumping can continue.


  • Drives truck equipped with cementing and acidizing pumps, mixers, and related equipment to well site
  • Participates in rigging up and down, connecting hoses and high pressure iron to equipment.
  • Maintains all required log books and inspection reports.
  • Unloads and assembles pipes and pumping equipment, using hand tools.
  • Completes pre and post trip inspections and fuels and services the units.
  • Maintains assigned equipment, performs daily inspections to ensure compliance with operational and safety requirements.
  • Reports all operational deficiencies to supervisor and maintenance personnel.
  • Proficiently performs equipment inspection and maintenance as requested and completes paperwork.
  • Follows proper rigging up/down and operates equipment in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Practices safe driving procedures when traveling to and from locations.
  • Completes all web based training.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 1 year of experience with carrying out routine oral and written instructions that require safely operating, maintaining, and performing minor repairs on equipment (replacing hoses, minor mechanic type work on pumps, fittings, etc.).
  • Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL) with Hazmat Endorsements (or must obtain HAZMAT endorsement within 30 days if hired).
  • Willingness to work long hours, weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to work in physically demanding role and long hours.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.


  • General knowledge of oil and gas industry.
  • Good mechanical aptitude.
  • Previous stimulation and/or cementing experience as an Equipment Operator/Field Operator.


  • On call 24/7, day or night


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.

Baker Hughes is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, race, national origin, ethnic origin, color, disability status, veteran status, religion, sexual orientation or any other protection guaranteed by local law.

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