Quality Lab Supervisor - South Plant

at LANXESS in El Dorado, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Who we are:


LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR6.1 billion in 2020 and about 14,200 employees in33 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


Monitors performance and upgrades within QC, and/or QA according to company standards that are applicable to ISO 9001:2015 andRC14001:2015and integrates quality management systems

Responsible for identifying and resolving quality problems

Assists with developing process control procedures

Responsible for supervising and training Quality personnel

Manages and maintains documentation of methods, changes, formulas, and testing results ensuring accuracy and completeness

Conducts investigations for internal quality problems, including the Customer Service Tracking System, this may also include root cause analysis as well as developing, proposing, and monitoring corrective actions

Continually reviews programs and systems to develop and drive improvements in QA efficiency and effectiveness

Work on cross functional teams




Bachelors of Science in Chemistry or Mechanical, Chemical or Process Engineering

Knowledge of SAP

Excellent Microsoft Offices skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Training in Six Sigma or Lean Enterprise principles

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

5 to 10 years of Quality experience including 3 to 5 years supervising a QA/QC team in a manufacturing environment


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 .




Join the LANXESS team!


Must include a resume.


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.

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Job Posting: 3138877

Posted On: Nov 20, 2021

Updated On: Dec 18, 2021