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Environmental Technical Regulations & Standards Ldr (m/f)

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 10/27/2017 1:49:55 PM
  • 3013309
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital Solutions
Location(s): United States; New York; Skaneateles


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.

Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter @BHGECo, or visit us at BHGE.com.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE 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.

Role Summary:
The Environmental Technical Regulations & Standards (TRS) Leader - (m/f) will be responsible for ensuring compliance to all environmental legislation that impacts our products in all global regions.

Essential Responsibilities:
This role will provide subject matter expertise to ensure compliance with product-related environmental regulation for the GEIT business. This mission will be accomplished through acting across the matrix organization structure, and in coordination with various functions within GEIT, as well as outside regulatory agencies.

In the role of Environmental Technical Regulations & Standards (TR&S) Leader - (m/f) responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • NPI - Drive compliance to all global environmental legislation. Work with/advise engineering teams, ensuring that new product designs meet environmental legislation requirements.
  • Sustaining – Work with engineering teams to drive product compliance initiatives with sustaining/legacy products as required. In this capacity, may lead GEIT environmental product compliance projects. EU and China RoHS compliance will be high priority as first projects in this role.
  • Advocacy - Liaise with external regulatory bodies and Industry representatives to guide input into environmental strategies and policy.
  • Data Collection - Work closely with quality, technology, and sourcing teams to ensure RoHS, WEEE, Battery, and REACH environmental data is collected, analyzed, reported, and actioned.
  • Documentation – Review environmental TRS product documentation to ensure it is compliant to environmental legislation requirements, and that documentation to prove due diligence is properly collected and stored. Create/maintain WEEE passports, RoHS DoC’s, and respond to other customer and regulator requests for information.

  • Product Marking – Working with engineering team, ensure that products are marked in accordance with environmental legislation.

  • Testing – Work with engineering and third party test labs as needed to specify protocols and methods to prove compliance to environmental standards and directives. Perform or advise on performance of XRF testing.

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technical degree from an accredited university or college
  • Considerable experience in Global Technical Regulations experience

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Travel up to 5% of the time, as required

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of environmental and regulatory compliance including RoHS, REACH, WEEE, Battery registrations, and take back programs
  • Strong interpersonal and written & verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills
  • Project Management Skills
  • Team player with a global perspective
  • Self-motivated, must be able to multi-task in a dynamic environment and handle pressure from project schedule and technical challenge
  • Certified Six Sigma BB or GB (Internal BHGE Only)
  • Working knowledge of SAP and GTS module for TR&S
  • Significant environmental compliance and regulatory experience (WEEE, REACH & RoHS)
  • Demonstrated ability to use software applications (MS Office Suite) – Access, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Working knowledge of SAP
  • Familiarity with Conflict Minerals legislation
  • Experience with GE Inspection Technologies products, or experience in the Oil and Gas industry
  • Working knowledge of M&C or O&G processes (e.g. NPI / ITO / OTR / Commissioning / Sourcing)

    The preferred locations for this position are Skaneateles, NY and Huerth Germany, however other locations may be considered

    Locations: United States; New York; Skaneateles

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE 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.

    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.


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