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Maintenance Engineer, HTC


Channelview, TX, US, 77530

Req ID:  79317
Facility:  Channelview-Htc-130
Department:  HTC Maintenance
Division:  Research & Development, Technology & Sus


Basic Function

LyondellBasell (LYB) is searching for a Maintenance Engineer for the Houston Technology Center (HTC), located in Channelview, TX. HTC functions as the Research and Development (R&D) Center for LyondellBasell’s global Intermediates and Derivatives and Olefins businesses. We identify technological advancements that drive process and technology improvements, allowing LYB to sustain and build on our competitive advantages. HTC is located 19 miles from downtown Houston.
As a member of a dynamic team, the Maintenance Engineer is accountable for providing maintenance planning and engineering support to the facility, assisting the HTC Design Engineer. 

Roles & Responsibilities

•    Day-to-day planning and scheduling of maintenance activities to ensure high on-stream time of site infrastructure and services supporting the laboratories, pilot plants, and offices. 
•    Develop “job packages” for planned work activities, including required drawings, parts lists, and parts kits as required
•    Procure equipment, parts, materials and services as needed to support site maintenance activities and capital projects 
•    Provide troubleshooting and technical support to craftsmen. 
•    Identify reoccurring maintenance issues, develop and implement corrective actions.
•    Provide engineering support to the Design Engineer, Facilities, Maintenance and Operations groups.
•    Collaboratively work with Researchers, Operations and Lab staff to establish the timing/scheduling of repairs to minimize research interruption due to equipment downtime. 
•    Site lead for compliance to corporate asset integrity standards and site preventative maintenance systems driving reliability improvements for the site. 
•    Manage facility maintenance expense budget, coordinating contract renewals, contactor approvals, processing of invoices, and accruals. 
•    Support planning and execution of site-wide CAPEX installations. 
•    Report directly to the Site Manager; works closely with Design Engineering and Operations Supervisor to ensure site objectives are met.

Min. Qualifications

•    A Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical (preferred), Chemical, or Mechanical engineering, with a minimum of 3 years of industry experience 
•    Strong safety and results orientation with demonstrated ability to manage multiple issues, projects and changing priorities while maintaining customer focus. 
•    Demonstrated ability to manage a small work group and effectively communicate, drive improvement in others, delegate and empower others, be a champion of change, problem solve, and have good technical orientation. 
•    Demonstrated experience in budget preparation/management and cost forecasting. 
•    Well versed in standard PC software tools, SAP, and efficient with document control procedures. 

Preferred Qualifications


Builds effective teams
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills trust and exemplifies integrity

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2022, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fifth consecutive year.


We have the potential — and responsibility — to use this scale and reach to make a positive impact across our value chains. That’s why we are working to make meaningful progress to address some of the world’s most pressing challenges such as reducing plastic waste in the environment, helping to mitigate climate change and contributing to a thriving society for our employees, the communities where we operate and the people who depend on our products. To learn more, click here.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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