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Maintenance & Reliability Mgr


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


  • Provide leadership to the site in maintenance and contractor coordination
  • Ensure roles and responsibilities for maintenance personnel are clearly understood and followed
  • Provide engineering and reliability expertise for maintenance processes, plant projects and PHA’s
  • Development of maintenance procedures and strategies based on corporate policies and local regulations
  • Management of maintenance within the unit with main focus on the planned maintenance process
  • Optimization of inspection processes for all critical equipment on the basis of maintenance strategy and corporate policies and local regulations
  • Responsible for the planning and scheduling of turnarounds


  • BS Mechanical Engineering
  • 5+ years’ engineering experience in a production operations environment with change management and driving continuous improvement
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Time and project management experience, with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Knowledgeable in using the SAP PM Application (or similar)
  • Must have good interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to interact at all organizational levels



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:  1694

Memphis, TN, US, 38127

Nearest Major Market: Memphis

Job Segment: Maintenance, Manager, Engineer, ERP, Inspector, Manufacturing, Management, Engineering, Technology, Quality

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