General Electric HSE Specialist (Chemicals) Barnsdall and Sand Springs, OK in BARNSDALL, Oklahoma

Role Summary:

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:

Baker Hughes, a GE company has an opening for a HSE Specialist that will support both Chemical Plants in Barnsdall, and Sand Springs, OK. As a leader in the oilfield services industry, BHGE offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high performance organization. Our leading technologies and our ability to apply them safely and effectively create value for our customers and our shareholders.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Oversee specific aspects of health, safety and environmental programs to maintain full compliance with applicable laws and regulations as well as internal and external business requirements and driving continuous improvement

  • Prepare and maintain federal, state and local regulatory required reports, plans, permits, and procedures, including but not limited to: SPCC, SWPPP, NPDES, HAZCOM, Chemical Hygiene, and Waste Management and Minimization

  • Influence and mentor facility leadership toward the strengthening of an Interdependent HSE Culture

  • Develop, prepare and present regular updates to facility leadership on key HSE performance indicators

  • Facilitate or lead incident investigations as well as the development and assessment of corrective and preventative actions

  • Analyze incident and near miss trends to identify emerging issues and recommend corrective actions

  • Perform self-assessments and audits to assure conformance with BHGE HSE management system

  • Oversee employee health programs including chemical risk assessment, respiratory protection, ergonomics and hearing protection

  • Serve as HSE specialist for process hazard analyses, management of change, incident investigation, hot work permitting, emergency planning and response


  • Bachelor’s degree in health and safety, environmental science, or other relevant field

  • 5 + years’ experience in a manufacturing / industrial environment

  • Proven written and verbal communication skills in English with the ability to effectively interact with site management and field operations personnel

  • Strong organizational, analytical, problem solving, and decision-making skills

  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, communication, team building and influencing skills

  • Thorough understanding of safety and environmental regulations and regulatory process

  • Ability to research, analyze, interpret and implement HSE regulations, standards, and best practices

  • Ability to work independently and see projects through completion

  • Experience in HSE management systems and auditing

  • Experience in root cause investigation techniques

Desired Characteristics:

  • Designation as a CSP, CIH, CHMM

  • Understanding of Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality regulations

  • Experience with implementing and maintaining ISO 14001


Barnsdall and Sand Springs, OK

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 at

Locations: United States; Oklahoma; BARNSDALL

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . 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.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.