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HSEQ Engineer

Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.6 billion in 2021 and more than 13,000 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. 

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!


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

Position is responsible for site coordination and compliance of occupational health and safety, process safety, environmental and quality regulations and standards.  Skilled and technically sound identification of deficiencies, root cause analysis, corrective action and innovative problem solving. Maintain, develop and control standards, documentation, and records.  ISO9001/RC14001 management representative.

  • Act independently to uncover and resolve HSEQ deficiencies.  Drive corrective action and innovative solutions.
  • Coordinate safety efforts and support zero incident goal including industrial hygiene, occupational health, JSA, ergonomics, SDS.
  • Coordinate and maintain environmental programs including Hazardous Waste, SPCC, SWPPP, air registration and waste reduction.
  • Coordinate ISO9001/RC14001 activities, audits and compliance obligations including timely action item completion.
  • Coordinate process safety including process hazard analysis and management of change.  Security and emergency action.
  • Analyze and report KPI's.  Monitor trends and proactively coordinate course corrections.  
  • Author documents, procedures and control plans. Coordinate document control, record retention, training and training records.
  • Product quality specifications. Calibrations. Resolve customer complaints. Minimize defect rates. SAP quality master data.
  • Maintain current knowledge of engineering principles, industry standards and working plant processes for HSEQ risk reduction.
  • Actively supports LANXESS values and HSEQ goals. Participates in teams, and other duties as required.


  • BS Occupational Safety, Environmental Science or related technical field. OSHA500 or professional certification in one or more HSEQ discipline prefered.
  • Min. of 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Analytical, technical, time management, problem solving, independent thinking and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of OSHA and EPA and related regulations Responsible Care 14001.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with compliance and continuous improvement in manufacturing.
  • Knowledge of quality management systems including ISO9001, root cause analysis and corrective action.


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, 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!

Must include a resume.

Requisition ID:  5254

Little Rock, AR, US, 72209

Work Arrangement:  Onsite
Level of Experience:  Intermediate

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Environmental Science, Industrial Hygiene, Engineer, Engineering, Science, Customer Service

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