Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Purchasing
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Do you enjoy being part of a successful team?

Are you passionate about Procurement / Sourcing?

Join our innovative Procurement Team

Our Procurement Team provides support for manufacturing, regional and corporate projects. We are in contact with local and regional teams to collaborate and innovate. We manage the buying process and engage in commercial sourcing management in order to achieve the best contractual conditions and best results for company.

Partner with the best

As a Procurement Specialist, you're to manage the buying process for a given set of goods. You're to apply sourcing policy, interface between supplier and entity with respect to specifications and budgets. Understand concepts, methods, procedures and approaches.

As a Procurement Specialist, you will be responsible for:

Organizing a panel of suppliers for materials, other goods, and services in order to ensure materials and resources are available at the right price, quality, quantity, and time.

Coordinating procurement activities in the plant in ERP (bill of materials, consumables and service items) in the most effective way, at the right price, quality, quantity and time.

Managing purchase order execution and product delivery, including placement of on-time schedule agreements, mitigation of billing adjustments / terminations and execution of cost reduction goals

Assisting in the mining and analyzing of data

Expediting the filling of orders by suppliers to meet production

Actively driving supplier improvement activities and supplier program reviews

Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Functional knowledge of SAP and an understanding of manufacturing processes related to oilfield equipment
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Sourcing).
  • Broad knowledge of purchasing practices, principles and procedures
  • Ability to analyze and present statistical data
  • Excellent negotiation, communication, organization, problem solving, and planning skills
  • Must be a team player and flexible to work in cross functional teams


Desired Characteristics:
  • Knowledge on Manufacturing principles, Outside Processes, Raw material (Tubes & Bars) and Purchased turnkey machined components.
  • Ability to communicate manufacturability to supply base and have an understanding of drawings
  • Sound knowledge of production process and flow throughout the manufacturing shop
  • 5+ year's manufacturing, buying, production knowledge


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 change 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 energize and inspire you!

As part of our commitment to the health and safety of our employees, customers and the communities in which we operate, this role requires full vaccination for COVID-19 prior to beginning work.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.