material planner & scheduler

Baker Hughes

Do you like to work for a forward-thinking technology company?

Do you enjoy technical challenges?

Join our growing team

We are the leader in well construction and production. Our innovative physical and digital solutions improve efficiency, production and maximize reservoir value.

Partner with the best

Baker Hughes has an opening for a Production Planner/Scheduler located in The Woodlands, TX. This opening is part of the Manufacturing organization supporting our internal and external customers.  A successful candidate will be focused on planning and scheduling production capacity to exceed our customer requirements.  In addition, the successful candidate will be able to support projects and other initiatives across the manufacturing facility to drive continuous improvement. 

As a Production Planner/Scheduler you will be responsible for: 

  • Develop and maintain production schedule for manufacturing operations, internally, to match customer demands (order and forecast) with available resources. Revises and reschedules orders to meet production requirement.
  • Capacity Planning for Manufacturing
  • Maximizes production capacity by establishing, adjusting and monitoring production schedules consistent with master schedules.
  • Identify and highlight specific risks and opportunities within the supply chain, which could impact the cost or service levels expected by the plan.
  • Utilize strong customer service mentality to provide status updates and recommendations to meet or exceed customer’s expectations in terms of delivery.
  • Liaison between manufacturing, order management and third party vendors.
  • Drive continuous improvement related to planning/scheduling processes, schedule adherence, inventory and manufacturing cycle time.
  • Process shipments and any third party PO’s for open production orders
  • Under general supervision, places orders for varieties of materials/supplies, usually with established vendors.  May expedite the filling of orders by suppliers to meet production
  • Develops, analyzes, and presents weekly reports, including but not limited to, forecasts, productivity, and safety.
  • Leads projects within the manufacturing team for continuous improvement in all areas – products, processes, etc. – using lean manufacturing tools.
  • Handles special projects, as assigned.
  • Works under minimal supervision. 

Fuel your passion 

To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in Manufacturing). 
  • 3+ years experience in planning/scheduling or related function.
  • Intermediate/Advanced skills with Microsoft Excel
  • Strong listening, influencing and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong attention to details
  • Action oriented with a drive for results.
  • SAP experience preferred.
  • MRP experience preferred.

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: 

  • Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

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
  • Education Assistance
  • Generous Parental Leave
  • Mental Health resources, Virtual Therapy Programs
  • Dependent and Partners Care
  • Pet Insurance
  • Additional elected or voluntary benefits

About Us:

We are an energy technology company that provides solutions to energy and industrial customers worldwide. Built on a century of experience and conducting business in over 120 countries, our innovative technologies and services are taking energy forward – making it safer, cleaner and more efficient for people and the planet.

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.

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