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Maintenance Coordinator


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

  • Support the site using maintenance mechanic skills and knowledge to achieve maximum productively, meeting customer needs, in compliance with safety, environmental, and other regulatory requirement.  Promotes a spirit of cooperation between all departments and demonstrates a commitment to achieve the goals and objectives of the team, department, and plant. Must understand and implement all regulatory requirements including OSHA, EPA, NJDEP, DPCC and other regulatory & safety related requirements to the position.
  • The Maintenance Coordinator will be responsible for maintaining daily efficiency of the plant operations
    by providing additional support of the plant maintenance/plant department for the Perth Amboy NJ facility
  • Maintain adequate stock in the maintenance storeroom by setting/ assessing/ adjusting inventory target
    levels, taking frequent inventories of parts, using SAP to create purchase requisitions to maintain
    inventory as well as receive deliveries and restock storeroom
  • Support plant and maintenance team by locating parts, using SAP to create purchase working with
    procurement on placing orders, following up on orders, receiving deliveries, and ensuring parts and
    supplies get to the correct person.
  • Maintain SAP data such as maintenance part purchasing information, parts lists, and max/min parts
    inventory targets.
  • Performs physical inventory of the parts/supplies
  • Receive parts. In order to maintain required inventory, must be able to recognize/understand correct

    parts and correct supplies and equipment that is required.


  • Minimum education required: High School Diploma, Trade School Training on Mechanical Equipment, possible Welding and or pipefitter training.
  • Demonstrated knowledge Familiar with all tools, pump repair & installation, pipefitting, equipment repair, etc. Must be able to initiate PM maintenance, preferable past experience in pump repairs, welding/pipefitter experience.

  • Needs to understand country specific safety and environmental requirements or know where to get the information related to project work

  • Appreciation of and respect for company intellectual property



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:  2550

Perth Amboy, NJ, US, 08861

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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