Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Executive, Legal, HSE Manager / Advisor
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Legal Vice President of HSE & Regulatory

Do you enjoy taking ownership for HSE Legal matters?

Do you enjoy solving interesting problems for a global company?

Join our leading Legal Team

Our Legal Team takes responsibility for developing and safeguarding our company's global Health Safety and Environmental legal strategy. We provide day-to-day legal support on various HSE issues. We partner with the business to provide advice and guidance to ensure the protection of our employees and global locations.

Partner with the best

As Legal Vice President, you will manage a docket of Health, Safety, Environmental and associated regulatory legal matters. You will strategically partner with the business to provide critical guidance to our organization. You will analyze complex factual and legal issues, proactively identify issues and advise on practical solutions.

As Legal Vice President, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing legal advice to the business for HSE compliance issues, including, environmental, hazardous materials, security, personal, process and product safety
  • Keeping updated of regulatory and policy developments while partnering with the business to identify potential impacts, compliance strategies and training
  • Representing the company in enforcement actions through appearing in front of agencies with jurisdiction over HSE issues or incidents
  • Managing privileged investigations and reported HSE or security incidents to provide legal support and guidance
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to provide support for mergers and acquisitions and for potential litigation disputes
  • Setting and maintaining budgets to manage outside counsel involved in HSE Matters


Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have Juris Doctorate from an accredited US Law School
  • Show experience handling complex regulatory matters at a large law firm, federal agency or highly regulated industry
  • Have excellent knowledge of core federal environmental laws, compliance and enforcement defense, permitting, transactional support, and litigation
  • Display excellent written, verbal and skills including communicating complex, legal content to a range of audiences
  • Demonstrate the ability to successfully manage projects and lead cross-functional teams to deliver results
  • Show good negotiation and influencing skills and the ability to be diplomatic
  • Be a self-starter, proactively taking the initiative to solving problems and providing resolutions
  • When permitted, be able to travel internationally and domestically (15-25%)


Work in a way that works for you

We recognize that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:

 

  • Working flexible hours - flexing the times when you work in the day to help you fit everything in and work when you are the most productive

 


Working with us

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Baker Hughes. We know we are better when all of our people are developed, engaged and able to bring their whole authentic selves to work. We invest in the health and well-being of our workforce, train and reward talent and develop leaders at all levels to bring out the best in each other.

Working for you

Our inventions have revolutionized energy for over a century. But to keep going forward tomorrow, we know we have to push the boundaries today. We prioritize rewarding those who embrace challenge with a package that reflects how much we value their input. Join us, and you can expect:

 

 

 

  • Contemporary work-life balance policies and wellbeing activities
  • Comprehensive private medical care options
  • Safety net of life insurance and disability programs
  • Tailored financial programs
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits

 


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 with a global reach and exciting services and clients? Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!
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.