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HES Professional Job

Date: Jul 17, 2019

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77056

Company: Marathon Oil



Marathon is currently seeking a Health, Environment and Safety (HES) Professional for our Houston, TX office.  The candidate will report to the HES Manager and will be responsible for providing health and safety support to all aspects (drilling, completions, construction and production) of the Permian Asset. Provide technical expertise in appropriate regulations, methods of compliance, Company requirements and risk mitigation. 



  • Develops programs, procedures and tools to implement Company’s health and safety programs of our HES&S management system.
  • Responsible for our contractor management program including HES pre-qualification and on-going HES evaluation of contractors using ISNetworld Contractor Management System.Maintains working knowledge of government regulations and industry standard practices affecting safety and health matters.
  • Participates on functional teams to develop HES&S documents to address operational needs and comply with Federal, State, and Company requirements.
  • Provides technical knowledge of assignment specific topics and acts as the Subject Matter Expert (SME), as needed.
  • Understand, interpret and clearly communicate regulations and corporate policies. Collaborate with other HES representatives to share best practices, corrective actions, and process improvements.
  • Responsible for asset and company-wide Lessons Learned Sharing via Safety Alerts, Lessons Learned Sharing Calls, and field presentations.
  • Provide HES training and assist in development and delivery of HES communications.
  • Assess health and safety processes in the field to identify gaps and coach for continuous improvement.
  • As required, represent Company in trade associations to promote Company’s position related to HES and implement learnings about other companies’ activities as appropriate.
  • Participates in re-occurring Safety Leadership Engagements, including compilation of HES Performance Data and Contractor HES Event Topics.
  • Travel throughout the Asset and other Marathon locations on a periodic basis; May require +/- 25% of time.



  • Bachelor’s degree required, Health, Safety or Environmental discipline preferred.  
  • 10+ years oil and gas industry experience preferred.   
  • Must be a motivated self-starter with good organizational and reasoning skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to translate legislative/regulatory language into understandable terms.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and train operations and contract personnel.
  • Ability to work in temperature extremes or adverse weather conditions; to work both in and out of company-owned vehicle;  wear appropriate safety equipment; walk, bend, stoop and lift; work in several geographic locations each day as needed.


Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. With a material position in four of the best oil-rich U.S. resource plays in different stages of development, we offer a variety of career opportunities, whether you're a recent college graduate or an experienced professional. You'll have the tools to develop and refine the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.

Marathon Oil Company will take the necessary action to ensure that applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or other protected status under applicable employment law.

If you are a current Marathon employee please use the ERP website to submit referrals.

Posting Notes: ||  Houston  ||  TX   ||  United States (US)  ||  Not Applicable; SF:DI; SF:GH; SF:LI; SF:MN; SF:RZ ||  Health, Environment, Safety and Security  || Not Applicable  || || 29973  ||





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