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E&I Reliability Engineer

Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 6.7 billion in 2023. The company currently has about 12,800 employees in 32 countries. Our core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives and consumer protection products. LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World and Europe) and FTSE4Good. 

We are looking to find diverse and talented people to join our team. Studies have shown that some individuals are less likely to apply if they do not meet 100% of the criteria. We are looking to equalize the gap! If you are excited about this role but your past experiences do not align perfectly with every qualification, we encourage you to apply. We will look to assess your talent against our competencies, values and requirements to get the best organizational fit. You might be the right candidate for this or other roles we have available!

Join our Team!

Job Highlights

  • Lead evaluation of Process Control Technology PHA action items for compliance and legal requirements.
  • Evaluate equipment for preventive maintenance requirements.  Create PMs as required and modify when needed. 
  • Coordinate with E&I Supervisor on job efficiencies for E&I Technicians.
  • Manage spare part evaluations.  Coordinate with storeroom personnel and procurement to manage spare part inventory.
  • Monitor notifications from regulatory agencies and make recommendations to PCT policies and procedures.


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or relevant field OR 10+ years of chemical plant E&I experience may be substituted for an engineering degree
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in Electrical and Instrumentation, preferably in the chemical industry
  • Demonstrated computer skills - advanced Excel and SAP knowledge
  • Knowledge of E&I equipment, NEC, and functional safety
  • Critical thinking skills and focus on continuous improvement


What we offer you:

  • Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages, inclusive of a global bonus program and an individual performance bonus program. The minimum pay for this position is $92,400. Please note, the actual compensation may vary based on geographic location, work experience, education, and skill level.
  • 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, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, sex, sexual orientation, age, social class, physical ability or attributes, religion, national origin, veteran status and political beliefs.


LANXESS has a value-based performance culture. We are seeking a range of human interests, backgrounds, and experiences that can be engaged to achieve respect, ownership, trust, professionalism, integrity and healing across all sectors.  

Join the LANXESS team!


Requisition ID:  5884

El Dorado, AR, US, 71730

Work Arrangement:  Onsite
Level of Experience:  Intermediate

Nearest Major Market: El Dorado

Job Segment: Compliance, Instrumentation, Manufacturing Engineer, Procurement, Electrical, Legal, Engineering, Operations

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