Sr. Environmental Specialist (Enterprise) Sugar Land, TX

Baker Hughes
Sugar Land, Texas
29 Aug 2018
28 Sep 2018
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
About Us:

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:

The purpose of the Sr. Environmental Specialist role is to plan and manage environmental programs to ensure BHGE is remaining compliant with organization and regulatory requirements.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and develop permit submittals for existing and new facilities
  • Manage permit compliance
  • Manage and assist with environmental reporting (Tier II, Waste, Air, TRI)
  • Act as a liaison for BHGE with regulatory agencies
  • Manage corrective action plans and develop responses to regulatory agencies
  • Provide guidance to field HSE and operations personnel relating to all aspects of environmental compliance
  • Develop and provide environmental training
  • Conduct safety and/or environmental audits of BHGE facilities, waste vendors and third party tollers to ensure a safe working environment and compliance with regulatory laws.
  • Handle special projects as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree in environmental discipline preferred and 5 years of experience
  • Understanding of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations including RCRA, SPCC, NPDES and CAA.
  • General understanding of state specific environmental regulations relating to storage tanks, storm water, air, and waste
  • Ability to read and interpret state and federal regulations
  • Ability to provide general environmental training to employees
  • 25% travel
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to manage projects from start to finish
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong presentation skills.
  • Ability to effectively interact with all levels of management.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Certified Hazardous Material Manager
  • HSE experience in a chemical manufacturing environment
  • International experience
  • Proficient in Excel and Access Databases


Sugar Land, TX

Baker Hughes, a GE 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. Learn more

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