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    Great learning experience with amazing employees and opportunities.

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    Former Employee - RDD Engineer V - Mechanical Engineer in The Woodlands, TX
    Former Employee - RDD Engineer V - Mechanical Engineer in The Woodlands, TX

    I worked at Baker Hughes as an intern (less than an year)


    Although it's a large company, I felt comfortable reaching out to others for help and insight. I knew nothing about the oil industry before my internship and came out after 3 months with a wealth of knowledge not only about the area I was working with, but the industry as a whole.


    The only con was that it took over 5 months to get back to me after my interview that I had received a job offer.

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Baker Hughes Interviews

Updated Oct 23, 2014
Updated Oct 23, 2014

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    Graduate Field Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I received an email from careers international inviting me to Oneday with baker hughes its a live chat with the HR and Manager about the company and what working there would be like. I later received another email from Baker Hughes asking me to choose what country i would like to work and then called me up for an online video interview. It is a recorded video interview on Hirevieu where you have questions posted and then you have to record your answer. there were 9 questions with a 3min timeline most of what have already been listed above......I am believing I will hear back from the company soon.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me of a situation where you worked on a project with deadline and a budget given, how did you handle the situation, what was the outcome and what would you do differently next time.   View Answers (3)
    Accepted Offer
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Baker Hughes Awards & Accolades

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America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009
Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
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Headquarters Houston, TX
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1909
Type Company - Public (BHI)
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

Baker Hughes cooks up a baker's dozen of products and services for the global petroleum market. Through its Drilling and Evaluation segment, Baker Hughes makes products and services used to drill oil and natural gas wells. Through its Completion and Production segment, the company provides equipment and services used from the completion phase through the productive life of oil and natural gas wells. The company also makes bits and drilling fluids and submersible pumps, and provides equipment and services for the refining, process, and pipeline industries. Since1944 Baker... More

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