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Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.6 billion in 2021 and about 14,900 employees in 33 countries. 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 Europe) and FTSE4Good. 

In the United States, LANXESS employs more than 2,000 people at 25 locations in 11 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

  • Operate performance testing equipment and analytical instrumentation as well as insuring proper maintenance, calibration, and repairs when needed.
  • Perform detailed ASTM, SAE, and FTM testing of key characteristics for raw materials, intermediates, production batches, and R&D/Technical Service samples
  • Aviation-specific performance testing, Viscometric testing, tribology testing, foam/emulsion testing, grease testing
  • Characterization of ultra-clean requirements using Spectroscopic light scattering particle counters
  • Quantitative gravimetric Millipore filtration analysis
  • Wet chemical titration methods including Karl Fisher, total acid/base number
  • Specific Gravity, Pour/Flash/Fire Point, Electrical properties
  • Analytical analysis using ICP, HPLC, GC, and FTIR
  • Perform routine control charting on critical tests and troubleshoot/communicate deviations or trends
  • Operate Production laboratory to test inline packaged material and authorize line approvals to package manufactured product as well as provide support to Production for maintaining product quality and integrity
  • Maintain accurate, well-organized, and defensible documentation of all results – interface with software such as SAP/LIMS
  • Support root-cause analysis investigations and corrective actions with data compilation, lab blends, and testing
  • Participate in both internal quality audits and external customer audits of the laboratory performance
  • Develop improvements in the accuracy and efficiency of the laboratory processes
  • Perform PTHAs, JSAs, and support plant/department Safety and 5S initiatives


  • Bachelor's degree or High School Diploma with significant testing experience.
  • Quality Control experience is a plus.



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:  3542

East Hanover, NJ, US, 07936

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment: Testing, Maintenance, Chemical Research, Technician, QC, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality

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