Graduate Vacancies at Baker Hughes

Lagos and Rivers

Company Info

Large organization

200 + Employees

Baker Hughes

Baker Hughes, a GE corporation (NYSE:BHGE), is the world’s first and only integrated oilfield products, services, and digital solutions provider. BHGE leverages the passion and experience of its employees to improve efficiency across the oil and gas value chain, drawing on a rich tradition of invention.

1). 2024 Early Career Program: LEAD – Field Engineer

Job Requisition ID: R100881

Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers

Employment Type: Full-Time

Duration: 36 Months


  • Are you someone who thrives in collaborative teams and enjoys tackling technical challenges? Would you like to work directly with our customers in the field? Join our team of Field Engineers. Our Early Career Program for Field Engineers offers recent graduates an inspiring journey filled with career-shaping experiences. This comprehensive program spans approximately 36 months and immerses you in the world of helping clients optimize energy production and efficiency. Graduates of this program lay the foundations for making significant, innovative contributions to our future.

Partner with Excellence

  • As a Field Engineer, you will serve as the primary link between our on-site teams and our clients. Your role will encompass technical prowess and professional leadership, as you guide crews to ensure the proper installation, maintenance, and operation of equipment. By actively contributing to our future through innovation, you’ll also play a pivotal role in delivering reliable, top-tier support to our valued customers.

As part of our Early Career Program as a Field Engineer, your responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborating with crew members to deploy tools and services, which includes liaising with customers and shore-based Operations Managers.
  • Engaging in problem-solving at the rig site to address complex technical challenges through hands-on work.
  • Preparing, documenting, and managing the inbound and outbound equipment and products, including those to and from well sites.
  • Providing support for tendering processes, including data analysis and cost estimations, and participating in invoicing activities.
  • Participating in job shadowing opportunities to gain a comprehensive understanding of the business.

Ignite your Passion

To excel in this role, you should:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (any field), Mathematics, Chemistry, Geosciences, or a related discipline, obtained within the last 36 months.
  • Maintain a GPA of 3.0/4.0 or equivalent.
  • Demonstrate fluency in both written and spoken English, coupled with excellent communication skills.
  • Possess strong interpersonal skills, with an aptitude for teamwork and the ability to guide others effectively.
  • Showcase leadership qualities, critical thinking abilities, numerical skills, and proficiency in data analysis and project management.
  • Be legally eligible to work in the country to which you are applying, without requiring company sponsorship or time restrictions.

Additional Information:

Through our early careers program, we are committed to providing you with opportunities for growth, personal development, and achievement. You will be part of an international organization, learning and evolving alongside collaborative and inspiring colleagues.

Benefits offered to our Field Engineer program members include:

  • Mentorship.
  • Career development training.
  • Exposure to senior leaders.
  • Participation in highly diverse teams.
  • Access to a wide range of career options after completing the program.

Working With Us:

  • Our people are the heart of Baker Hughes. We recognize that we thrive when all our team members are nurtured, engaged, and empowered to bring their authentic selves to work. We invest in the well-being and development of our workforce, providing training and recognition to foster talent and grow leaders at all levels.

Working For You:

Our innovations have shaped the energy industry for over a century. To continue progressing tomorrow, we are determined to push boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace change with a package that reflects how much we value their contributions. Join us, and you can anticipate:

  • Modern work-life balance policies and well-being initiatives.
  • Comprehensive private medical care options.
  • Safety nets of life insurance and disability programs.
  • Tailored financial programs.
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits.

Application Closing Date
31st October, 2023.



2). Project Manager – Light Well Intervention

Job ID: R94676
Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-Time

Join our Integrated Well Services Team

  • We are the industry leader in well construction and production. Our innovative solutions, both physical and digital, enhance efficiency, increase production, and maximize the value of reservoirs. Our commitment revolves around ensuring the quality of design, development, and delivery of our customer products and services.

Partner with Excellence:

  • In this role, you will lead and oversee teams across functions and regions, focusing on delivering Light Well Intervention (LWI) solutions to customers in the region. Crucial to this position are timely project delivery, maintaining budget adherence, and ensuring quality outcomes for our customers. As the Project Manager for Light Well Intervention, you will plan, coordinate, monitor, and oversee LWI projects and campaigns to meet defined requirements. You will identify key resources and provide the necessary direction to achieve project objectives.

Responsibilities: As a Project Manager for Light Well Intervention, your responsibilities include:

  • Leading the execution of Light Well Intervention Projects to achieve Customer and Baker Hughes goals.
  • Organizing, managing, and controlling overall project activities, both within the Baker Hughes organization and in alignment with Customer requirements.
  • Establishing and adhering to project objectives, schedules, and budgets, ensuring that the Contract is managed to meet Customer needs.
  • Monitoring and managing safety, quality, reliability, qualification, progress, and costs, and initiating corrective actions as needed.
  • Cultivating a positive and cohesive team spirit within the project, motivating and inspiring team members to high levels of commitment.
  • Ensuring clear allocation of responsibilities and authority within the project team.
  • Maintaining appropriate resource levels for all project work elements.
  • Participating in the Contract Review process, assisting in translating agreed Terms and Conditions into project/sales orders.
  • Establishing effective project administrative functions to ensure the safe and efficient execution of the Scope of Work (SoW).
  • Promoting and maintaining an effective HSE (Health, Safety, and Environment) and Quality culture. Identifying and documenting all Quality, HSE, Technical, and Commercial risks associated with the project, and implementing mitigation plans that are effectively monitored and executed.
  • Creating the project cost model and invoicing/payments schedule. Collaborating with the designated Commercial Manager to generate appropriate cost reporting templates and consistently monitoring, controlling, and reporting on cost performance throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Meeting or surpassing margin targets as determined by the Business and avoiding Liquidated Damages (LDs).

Fuel Your Passion!

To excel in this role, you should:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college.
  • Possess at least 10+ years of experience in project management within the oil servicing/oil and gas industry.
  • Demonstrate experience or in-depth knowledge of oilfield products and services, field service, and technical advising.
  • Showcase strong project management skills and experience in project leadership.
  • Have fluent oral and written communication skills.

Work in a Way that Works for You

  • We understand that everyone has unique preferences for how they work and deliver their best. In this role, we can offer flexible working patterns. Please discuss your preferred arrangements with your recruiter during the application process.

Working With Us:

  • At Baker Hughes, our people are the cornerstone of our success. We recognize that we are at our best when our entire workforce is nurtured, engaged, and empowered to bring their authentic selves to work. We invest in the well-being and development of our employees, providing training and recognition to foster talent and cultivate leaders at all levels.

Working For You:

For over a century, our innovations have transformed the energy industry. To continue shaping tomorrow, we understand that we must push boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace change with a compensation package that reflects our appreciation for their contributions. By joining us, you can expect:

  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellness initiatives.
  • Comprehensive private medical care options.
  • A safety net of life insurance and disability programs.
  • Tailored financial programs.
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits.

Application Closing Date

Not Specified



3). Control Field Specialist – Industrial & Energy Technology (IET)

Job Requisition ID: R100295
Location: Port Harcourt, Rivers
Job Type: Full-time

Job Description

As a Control Field Specialist in the IET business, your responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting control panel commissioning, logic modifications, loop and functional checks, panel certification, and upgrades.
  • Providing technical guidance and supervision to clients regarding BH rotating equipment, including HDGT, Aero GT, and Compressors.
  • Overseeing troubleshooting, commissioning, and startup activities of BH products, particularly HDGT, Aero GT, and Compressors, related to Control engineering during outages.
  • Establishing direct communication with BH Engineering to address matters concerning equipment reliability, operations, maintenance, and failure analysis.
  • Offering direction and support to workgroups to achieve assigned objectives.
  • Coordinating and supervising field site work, ensuring high-quality service delivery to customers.
  • Collaborating with fellow crew members on the installation and maintenance activities of Customer Equipment in the Field at Customer Sites.
  • Executing all required responsibilities safely and as per instructions from direct supervisors, adhering to all IET Service applicable processes and procedures.
  • Providing comprehensive records of all activities carried out at Customer Sites to the Baker Hughes IET Supervisor and fostering and upholding positive team relationships.
  • Offering recommendations based on findings and evaluating the effectiveness of maintenance actions to identify future requirements.
  • Managing the overhaul, troubleshooting, commissioning, and start-up of rotating equipment (Baker Hughes portfolio products) at customer sites.
  • Coordinating the cleaning, repair, and preparation of equipment for the next job.
  • Conducting all business activities in accordance with Baker Hughes Core Values, including Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE), Quality, and Compliance.


To excel in this role, you should:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a related field (preferred).
  • Possess a minimum of 8 years of experience in Turbomachinery Controls systems and field instrumentation.
  • Demonstrate strong working experience with at least two of the following GE/BH control systems: MKV, MKVI, MKVIe, Rx3i, GE Fanuc.
  • Show experience in commissioning and startup of GE or BH Turbomachinery equipment with Speedtronics MKV, MKVI, MKVIe, RX3i, or GE Fanuc control systems.
  • Be capable of working independently as a Control specialist and field Instrumentation specialist.
  • Have experience working on Turbomachinery equipment, including Heavy Duty Gas Turbines, Aeroderivative Gas Turbines, Centrifugal compressors, etc.
  • Be willing to travel for work up to 70% of the time.
  • Possess strong Functional/Technical, Customer Focus, Communication, Interpersonal, and Teamwork skills.

Flexible Working Options:

We understand that everyone has unique preferences for how they work and deliver their best results. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:

  • Standard working schedule aligned with client needs.
  • Development training relevant to your role and related products.

Deadline: Not Specified.

How to Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should use the links below to apply:

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