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Robot Operator


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 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

  • Operates curing equipment used to produce a quality bladder, adhering to process specifications and operational safety and quality standards
  • Cleans and maintains bladder curing area, promoting cleanliness and efficiency
  • Manufacture bladders according to specifications and schedule
  • Pulling and loading presses
  • Trimming, buffing inspecting bladders
  • Perform final inspection to ensure bladders and sleeves are free from any defects
  • Load bladders into shipping boxes, label and strap
  • Prepare, spray coat, oven cure and package coated bladders.  Pull bladders from warehouse box, open/reshape to full bladder size and inspect prior to cleaning and prepping.  Operate manual or automated spray system, bladder curing oven and package bladders
  • Log into Piax quality system and use scanners to record quality condition of bladders throughout process
  • Read gages and understand tolerances
  • Cutting and splicing bladder slugs
  • Adheres to Company quality standards while achieving productivity goals


  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED).
  • Minimum one year experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Basic mathematical and computer literacy skills.
  • Superior verbal and written English communication skills.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic manufacturing safety and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines.
  • Working knowledge of tire bladder manufacturing and specifications preferred.
  • Current tow motor/forklift operator certification/license.
  • Demonstrated decision-making and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Adherence to Company attendance and punctuality policies and standards and corporate values.
  • Ability to work flexible shifts, including overnight and weekend hours.
  • Ability to meet and maintain established occupational demands and fitness for duty requirements.


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:  2671

Little Rock, AR, US, 72209

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock

Job Segment: Chemical Research, Equipment Operator, Warehouse, Forklift, Inspector, Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality

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