Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Process Technician, Refinery / Plant Operations Supervisor, Refinery Specialist
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Sunray, Texas, United States

Role Summary:

Baker Hughes has an opening for a Downstream Refinery Site Manager. The Site Manager will be primarily responsible for managing chemical applications and technical support needs at the assigned customer account, as well as ensuring revenue growth of company products and services. This position is a critical customer-facing member of the Baker Hughes sales and operations team.As a Site Manager, you will manage all Baker Hughes business and Baker Hughes personnel inside the refinery, with goals to:
  • Drive an interdependent safety culture
  • Assist with the development of short and long range sales goals
  • Lead and develop a team of account managers and chemical technicians
  • Collaborate with co-workers and customers to solve complex technical problems
  • Ensure compliance with Sales and Service Standards
  • Engage and communicate with all levels of the customer's operations and leadership team

We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, technically capable, and has interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Manages day-to-day operations of existing refinery chemical process business for a specified account
  • Identifies and coordinates numerous projects of varying complexity
  • Provides technical expertise, troubleshooting and assistance for customer concerns.
  • Interprets technical data and sends service reports with recommendations on a daily/weekly basis.
  • Identifies and closes new sales growth opportunities
  • Oversees activities of technician and account representatives
  • Interfaces with customers & internal team on a daily basis, promoting teamwork and assisting peers as needed.
  • Leads business reviews, technical presentations and attends customer meetings on a regular basis.
  • Manages account budget & P&L.
  • Manages chemical inventories and coordinates/assists with chemical deliveries at customer locations
  • Assists internal technical SMEs with refinery equipment inspections during turn around and shut downs.
  • Builds strong relationships with key customers
  • Works safely and within customer and BH's safety guidelines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Basic knowledge of presentation and negotiation skills
  • Ability to perform basic field/lab service and communicate performance vs KPI
  • Customer entertainment outside of working hours


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 3years Industrial, Refining or Sales Experience
  • Refinery Process experience
  • Finished Fuels Additive and treatment experience
  • Strong understanding of emulsification, corrosion control, fouling control, water treatment and finished fuel additives
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work independently to troubleshoot and solve complex problems.
  • Good communication skills and an aptitude for customer intimacy
  • Ability to work within a multi-functional team at one geographical location

Desired Characteristics:

  • 7 plus years of refining experience
  • Degree in Chemistry or Engineering
  • Processbook/PI/Aspen refinery program experience
  • Mechanical aptitude


Sunray, TX (Amarillo area)
About Us:
With operations in over 120 countries, we provide better solutions for our customers and richer opportunities for our people. As a leading partner to the energy industry, we're committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 and we're always looking for the right people to help us get there. People who are as passionate as we are about making energy safer, cleaner and more efficient.

Join Us:
Are you seeking an opportunity to make a real difference in a company that values innovation and progress? Join us and become part of a team of people who will challenge and inspire you! Let's come together and take energy forward.

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.