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Global Machinery Engineer

at LyondellBasell

Posted: 8/4/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: J3N13D6H3LZ0W0D6N86

Job Description

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Houston, TX
  • Job Type: Engineering
  • Experience: At least 6 year(s)
  • Date Posted: 8/11/2019

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world’s largest plastics, chemical and refining companies and a member of the S&P 500. LyondellBasell ( manufactures products at 55 sites in 17 countries.  LyondellBasell products and technologies are used to make items that improve the quality of life for people around the world including; packaging, electronics, automotive parts, home furnishings, construction materials and biofuels.

Basic Function

This position will provide engineering services to manufacturing sites and other departments as needed in order to support LyondellBasell’s global business interests.  The primary focus of this candidate will be to function as a central resource for delivering expertise in the area of machinery including specification, design, manufacturing, inspection and maintenance.  This includes experience in turbomachinery as well as general purpose machinery.

Roles & Responsibilities

• Assure that the design and maintenance of equipment used in our process plants is in accordance with good engineering practices, applicable industry codes/standards, robust quality practices and consistent with the company’s business needs.
• Provide technical leadership on capital projects and/or lead continuous improvement programs.
• Effectively interface with other groups across the company to gain support for organizational goals then facilitate execution to assure success.
• Mentor less experienced engineers.

Min. Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum 6 years of experience in a chemical, petrochemical, or refining facility with at least 3 years dedicated specifically to machinery.
  • Strong working knowledge of machinery related industry standards (e.g. API, ANSI, ISO) as they apply to design, analysis, re-rating and alteration of machinery.
  • Familiar with condition monitoring systems such as vibration analysis and lubrication analysis.
  • Experienced in authoring technical specifications, procedures and other technical documents.
  • Demonstrated capability and technical judgment to address routine design requirements as well as the ability to assess the adequacy of non-conforming equipment for its intended use.
  • Versed in the maintenance/overhaul of the critical/main machinery within the chemical, petrochemical or refinery processeses.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing with internal/external customers.
  • Proficient in the English language (verbal & written communication).
CompetenciesBuilds effective teamsCollaboratesCultivates innovationCustomer focusDemonstrates courageDrives resultsEnsures accountabilityInstills trust and exemplifies integrity

Must be at least 18 years of age and must be legally authorized to work in the United States (US) on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship.

LyondellBasell does not accept or retain unsolicited résumés or phone calls and/or respond to them or to any third party representing job seekers.

LyondellBasell is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.  The US EEO is the Law poster is available here.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

LyondellBasell is one of the world’s largest plastics, chemical, and refining companies. We participate in the entire petrochemical value chain, from refining to specialized petrochemical product end uses. We are the largest producer of polypropylene and polypropylene compounds; a leading producer of propylene oxide, polyethylene, ethylene and propylene; a global leader in polyolefins technology; and a producer of refined products, including biofuels. Additionally, LyondellBasell is a leading provider of technology licenses and a supplier of catalysts for polyolefin production. We are geographically diverse with an extensive global manufacturing, supply, technical and commercial infrastructure. Our products are used in numerous countries around the world. As economies around the globe develop, the demand for our products continues to grow.

We're looking for bright minds and great chemistry. At LyondellBasell, we offer big opportunities for big careers in a challenging environment where learning never stops. We expect and reward high performance, and we’ve created a compensation and incentive program that supports this goal. We know amazing results are the outcome of amazing work, and we’re committed to becoming the top performer in our industry. The LyondellBasell companies are equal opportunity employers.

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