Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Process Management
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Pasadena, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Role Summary:

Baker Hughes is looking for a Process Improvement Engineer at our Pasadena, TX location. This person is responsible for being the technical resource of maintaining production in six reactors at the Bayport plant.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Abide by all HSE policies and guidelines and help drive ownership of HSE by all employees.
  • Applies engineering skills to troubleshoot process failures, equipment failures, and quality issues and proposes solutions.
  • Provides technical support for production and reliability of the operating unit.
  • Identifies and implements process improvements to improve throughput, quality, and efficiency.
  • Leads studies to identify constraints and eliminate bottlenecks in various operating equipment.
  • Identifies and implements workflow improvements.
  • Develops, reviews, and updates plant standard operation or work procedures.
  • Interfaces with SAP for product formulation, batch standards, billing of materials, master recipe and manufacturing procedures.
  • Assists with plant communications by preparing daily notes and reports.
  • Manages small plant projects as directed from design stage through start up.
  • Actively coaches, trains, and mentor's junior engineers, co-ops and associates.
  • Conducts Root Cause investigations of process and safety incidents.
  • Participates in customer or vendor meetings.
  • Assists with plant wide audits and implement upgrades.
  • Works with the planning group to ensure plant meets production targets

  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering with 3+ years' of chemical plant experience.
  • Experience with batch chemical processes.
  • Razor sharp process analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Able to analyze data and draw actionable conclusions.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiar with OSHA 1910.119 PSM regulations & requirements
  • Sound working knowledge of principles, concepts, theories, and/or practices of chemical engineering & chemical plant processes.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Certification in lean and/or six sigma.
  • Experience with manufacturing production chemicals for the oil & gas market
  • Salary Position, Typical Mon-Fri 7am -4pm, off-hours and weekends occasionally needed.


Pasadena, TX