Operations Technician Bromine

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


Safe and efficient operations of the Bromine area by completing, supporting, and participating in all assigned tasks

Maintain a, "Win As A Team Attitude"

Ensure all Health, Safety, Environmental, Quality, and Production policies, procedures, SOPs, and regulations related to the area are followed

Willingness to cross train on all operations within the plant including high pressure boiler operations, Lab functions, tower operations, and all other processes, isexpected

Regularly make rounds to Identify and address routine maintenance requirements, area housekeeping needs, and create work notifications as needed

Perform minor maintenance to piping and equipment as needed

Maintain accurate record keeping

Have and maintain high standards for housekeeping in your work areas and the entire plant as a whole

Operation of complex chemical processes utilizing defined standard operation procedures

Participate in continuous improvement projects as required




High School Diploma or equivalent

Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner

Ability to lift 50lbs

Good problem-solving skills

Must be able to work any shift including 12 hour rotating day/night shifts and overtime(both scheduled and impromptu), to be subject to and available for call in, to work other shifts, and to fill in in areas not necessarily associated with your normal responsibilities as needed.

Previous experience in operations is a plus

Mechanical aptitude (working with pipe wrenches and tools needed for plant activities and minor maintenance)

Experience in operating a forklift or ability to learn

Demonstrate behavior consistent with site standards and coach others to do the same

Must maintain and continually improve the housekeeping standards of the area

Must have a valid driver license

Must have good written and verbal communication and record keeping skills


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: 3146878

Posted On: Nov 26, 2021

Updated On: Dec 23, 2021