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Operations Technician PHT4/DIOL


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
  • Safe and efficient operation of the units by supporting and participating in all related projects
  • Work as part of the PHT4 team and cross train on all operations within PHT4 unit.
  • Issue safe work permits, work requests and troubleshoot equipment problems
  • Follow good housekeeping practices
  • Operations and general maintenance of all unit equipment, troubleshooting process upsets
  • High School Diploma or equivalent ,  a two year degree preferred
  • Ability to perform multiple functions simultaneously
  • Must be able to work a twelve-hour rotating day/night shift and overtime as needed
  • Previous experience in operations is a plus
  • May require membership in Fire Brigade
  • Mechanical aptitude (working with pipe wrenches and tools needed for plant activities and minor maintenance
  • Experience in operating a forklift or ability to learn
  • Participation in plant safety programs



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:  1198

El Dorado, AR, US, 71730

Nearest Major Market: El Dorado

Job Segment: Operations Manager, Technician, Maintenance, Chemical Engineer, Operations, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering

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