Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Chemist, Laboratory Ops / Tech
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Sugar Land, Texas, United States

Role Summary:

Part of the OIC Technology Group focused on technical support for scale, paraffin, asphaltene and hydrate business, that falls under the Flow Assurance umbrella. The purpose of this role is to support our Sales/Operations Group via the undertaking projects for product selection, performance testing, troubleshooting and field support. The role involves developing knowledge and understanding of all product types and applications supported by the group. The candidate will need to be comfortable working around production chemicals and routine lab equipment

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Plan, perform testing, and problem solve in a lab and field environment
  • Assess results for applicability, validity and conformance to specifications
  • Help develop new methods and products
  • Participate in customer interface with/as team leader
  • Prepare test reports and communicate results in person and/or in writing
  • Ensure compliance with all HSE and Quality requirements
  • Perform field support as and when required to meet the needs of the business
  • Other duties and projects as assigned



  • BS degree in a Scientific Discipline or Engineering
  • 3+ years' experience in the oilfield industry
  • Motivated, team player, self-starter
  • Ability to multi-task to work on multiple projects
  • Experience in conducting a variety of laboratory testing
  • Work independently at times, as well as be a function part of a team to complete
  • Oral and written communication skills, both internally and externally with other Baker Hughes personnel, customers and suppliers, both locally and remotely

Desired Characteristics:


  • Advance degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering
  • Experience with Production Chemicals
  • Effective problem identification and solution skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work with a wide range of individuals in a variety of positions within a number of organizations where there may be a need to demonstrate tact, diplomacy, coaching, mentoring, negotiating and a number of other people skills.


Sugar Land, TX

Baker Hughes Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.