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Chemical B Operator


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

Performs the following duties according to Standard Operating Procedures:

  • Follows all plant and safety rules.
  • Operates plate/frame filter presses as part of synthetic lubricant production process.
  • Makes hose connection through multiple manifolds in order to conduct safe transfer of the material.
  • Takes samples to quality laboratory as needed
  • Cleans the filter press equipment and changes filter media as needed
  • Fills out the process parameter and test results into filtration log sheets and signs off checklist.
  • Monitors all filtrations process and notifies supervision of any problems.
  • Receive and properly store the filtration supplies (filter paper, sample jars, caps tags)
  • Maintains good housekeeping.
  • Reports any unsafe conditions or irregularities to supervision.
  • Performs other duties as requested by supervision.


  • Minimum High School diploma
  • Must be able to work a rotating shift schedule (Days, Evening, and Nights) in an union environment
  • Good communication skills



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:  4063

Fords, NJ, US, 08863

Work Arrangement:  Onsite
Level of Experience:  Entry level

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment: Chemical Research, Chemistry, Equipment Operator, Laboratory, Engineering, Manufacturing, Science

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