Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Planner / Scheduler
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Do you relish working with multiple teams to ensure on-time delivery?


Are you passionate about meticulous planning and attention to detail?


Join our Materials Planning team


As a leader in the oilfield services industry, Baker Hughes offers opportunities to grow in our high-performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safety and effectively create value for our customers and shareholders.

Play a key role in on time delivery to customers


As a Lead Materials Planner you will be responsible for planning and scheduling of the materials required to execute the business. Planners work with sales and commercial teams, regional personnel and supply chain to translate demand into physical orders. Planners work across multiple time horizons to ensure our orders are delivered to meet customer requirements.

In this role, you will also be responsible for:
  • Working with the region sales and operations to create the regional forecast (12-18 month) and global forecasts
  • Working with the sales and operations team to convert the demand plans into physical orders.
  • Assisting in the execution and drives consistency of the S&OP process
  • Analyzing incoming demand: identifies order exceptions, misalignment with product rationalization strategy and opportunities to utilize existing inventory
  • Planning and scheduling order timelines to be consistent with customer requirements while minimizing inventory and shipping costs
  • Performing various material management analysis such as statistical material consumption and forecasts, aged inventory, aged PO, in-transit material analysis, safety stock, etc.
  • Working with the AMO organization to ensure spare parts and asset demands are captured
  • Assisting with product life cycle management for new and obsolete products to ensure they are incorporated into the S&OP process
  • Assisting in driving product line make to stock (MTS), make to order (MTO), configure to order (CTO) and engineer to order (ETO) standards are implemented in the S&OP process


Fuel your passion

To be successful in this role you will:
  • Have a bachelor's degree in a related business focus or demonstrate relevant equivalent experience
  • Have experience in order management, inventory optimization and management, asset utilization and materials planning & scheduling
  • Have proficient skills in SAP and MRP
  • Have an advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Demonstrate an ability to communicate professionally at all levels, lead meetings and collaborate with internal stakeholders
  • Be a good team player, enjoy collaborating and solving problems with others


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 in 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.

The Good Stuff


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. Requests for reasonable accommodations due to valid medical reasons, a sincerely held religious belief, or other personal conscience objection will be considered on a case-by-case basis, including but not limited to essential job duties, in accordance with applicable law.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.