Baker Hughes Chemical Technician (Downstream) Houston, TX in SUGAR LAND, Texas

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Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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Role Summary:

Under general supervision the Chemical Technician conducts routine chemical and physical analyses by running tests required for program monitoring or QC of processes or procedures. They may be assigned to moderately complex assignments, work independently at times or within a team to complete projects. They are responsible for tracking inventories and chemical usages, then entering the information into a report. They will work closely with client operations personnel to meet program goals. They will be responsible for working with a team to schedule coverage of activities that occur 24/7 and meet all goals with safety in mind.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Resolving less complex problems independently

  • Working with pumps, generators, hoses, and fittings

  • Collection of process and water samples

  • Daily laboratory testing of oil and water samples toinsure conformance to key chemical treatment parameters

  • Documentation and submittal of lab results to accountmanagers

  • Ordering and inventory of supplies and general equipmentmaintenance

  • Assist account managers with in-plant duties includingloading/unloading treatment chemicals, chemical pump monitoring, chemicaltank inventories, chemical injection system repair

  • Performing chemical treatments at refinery docks

  • Performing other duties as needed

  • Interface with plant customers


  • High School Diploma with 1 years’ exp. in a labenvironment OR Industrial experience or Bachelor’s Degree

  • Industrial or chemical / refinery plant experience

  • Must be able to successfully pass US Coast Guard Drug& Alcohol Testing Regulations

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • Clean Driving record & able to obtain a TWIC Card

  • Must be able to lift 50lbs

  • Flexible 24/7 on-call schedule

Desired Characteristics:

  • Laboratory experience

  • Experience handling hazardous materials

  • Experience working with pumps, generators, hoses andfittings.

  • Chemical plant or refinery experience


Houston, TX

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Job: Engineering/Technology

Title: Chemical Technician (Downstream) Houston, TX

Location: Texas-SUGAR LAND

Requisition ID: 1714490