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Electrical and Instrumentation Engineer


Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 6.8 billion in 2019 and about 14,300 employees in 33 countries. The company is currently represented at 60+ production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics.

LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World) and FTSE4Good. 

In the United States, LANXESS employs more than 2,000 people at 21 locations in 10 states.  

What we can offer you:
LANXESS is a young company with strong roots! We derive our strength from global presence, management excellence and most importantly our people! Our employees are the pillars of our success.
We offer exciting career opportunities regionally as well as internationally, educational assistance programs, competitive pay and benefits, language training programs, and many other personal and professional development programs that are a part of our vision and values that drive our ongoing success.


Job Highlights
  • Execute  small  to medium  scale  Capital  Projects  and  provide  support  for larger Capital Projects  performed  by  other  Support  Functions
  • Maintain high reliability for Process Control and Instrumentation equipment and troubleshoot  repeat  PCT equipment  failures  and  propose  solutions  to  improve  reliability

  • Provide  PCT technical  support  to  the  Maintenance  Superintendent  and  Maintenance Planner Scheduler

  • Maintain  compliance  for  PCT inspection and testing  programs  (SIS Testing, Instrument Loop Testing and Calibrations, Grounding)
  • Develop  and  optimize  preventive  and  predictive  maintenance  programs  for  new  and  existing PCT equipment


  • BS  Electrical Engineering
  • 3-5 years of experience in a similar manufacturing environment
  • Special Skills:
    • Individual must be aggressive, flexible, be able to handle several projects simultaneously, and cope with stress
    • Good communication, teamwork and problem solving skills
    • Familiar with Process Safety Management including Management of Change and HAZOP studies
    • Experience in managing small scale Capital Projects
    • Knowledge of the National Electric Code, OSHA, UL and ISA standards



What we offer you:

  • Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages, inclusive of a global bonus program and an individual performance bonus program.
  • Comprehensive Benefits: We provide a variety of benefits to support your financial security, health and wellbeing including retirement plans, health programs, life insurance and medical care.
  • Work-Life & Flexibility: We support you in maintaining a balance between working hours and personal life. With our global “Xwork” program, we offer flexible working arrangements in all countries in which we operate.
  • Training & Development: We are committed to your professional and personal development and encourage you in the ongoing pursuit of education, training and knowledge through both formal and informal learning .


Diversity: LANXESS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.

Join the LANXESS team!

Must include a resume.


Requisition ID:  1119

Baytown, TX, US, 77523

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