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PCT Engineer


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
  • Perform root cause analysys to review, identify and remediate safety problems related to our automation and control systems including active participation in our HAZOP program.
  • Implement automation/digitalization upgrades throughout the facility
  • Manage the existing and future aspects of automation and control systems including our Delta V DCS  system
  • Perform and manage the calibration program at the Perth Amboy site.
  • Insure all documentation related to our automation and controls are up to date and accurate.
  • Initiate and manage capital projects related to automation and controls.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Minimum of Bachelor's degree in Chemical engineering or Electrical engineering with chemical plant experience
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5-10 years experience in a chemical plant environment if the field of instrumentation.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience with Emerson Delta V DCS systems both in programing, configuration and problem solving
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Rockwell automation (PLC) programming experience
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Take charge personality, self driven, proactive problem solver with great  communication and interpersonal skills
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Strong demonstrated safety ethic
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Knowledge of SIS and SIL
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Project management experience in PCT field



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:  1200

Perth Amboy, NJ, US, 08861

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Electrical, Instrumentation, Chemical Engineer, Engineering

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