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Production and Logistics Manager


Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 6.1 billion in 2020 and about 14,200 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 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

Responsible for safe operation in manufacturing process with respect to employees, equipment and environment.

Responsibile for definition and optimization of production sequence with respect to customer needs

Responsibility for continuous improvement for manufacturing activities for the site as well as adherence to site KPIs.

Execution of production schedule according to plan.

Coordinate with maintenance on maintenance activities.


Responsibility for effective usage of engages employees including evaluation and development of subordinate

Responsible for booking of production process in SAP.

Responsible for overall First-in-first-out of raw material and finished products and their inventory to ensure uninterrupted production activities






Minimum Bachelor's degree in engineering, supply chain management, business administration or other relevant field.

Safety focusExcellent attention to detail and ability to multi-task

Excellent leadership communication and coordination skills required

Computer skills, specially SAP needed

This position requires experience or familiarity in production planning and supply chain management.

Experience in the plastics industry is useful.





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:  2181

Gastonia North, NC, US, 28034

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: Concord

Job Segment: Logistics, Engineer, Industrial, ERP, Supply Chain Manager, Operations, Engineering, Manufacturing, Technology

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