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Supervisor, Maintenance

Company Name:  Equistar Chemicals, LP

Corpus Christi, TX, US, 78410

Req ID:  74888
Facility:  Corpus Christi Operations-Lyo
Department:  CCO Maintenance Millwrights
Division:  Americas Manufacturing

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 2021, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fourth consecutive year.

Basic Function

The Maintenance Supervisor will supervise Maintenance Machinists.  A candidate for this position should be able to effectively manage personnel performance, champion change, influence and guide, be a company advocate, and make sound decisions in the absence of clear direction or written guidelines.  Must have proven leadership capabilities, demonstrated team-building abilities, and strong interpersonal skills to foster a positive attitude within the department. 


Roles & Responsibilities

• Drive GoalZero performance in occupational safety, process safety, and environmental compliance
• Ensures site’s compliance with LyondellBasell Operational Excellence Standards and site procedures
• Develop hourly personnel through coaching, goal setting, feedback, and assignments
• Evaluate, plan, and execute maintenance tasks, projects and upgrades
• Create, implement, and enforce maintenance policies and procedures to assure maintenance activities are performed safely and efficiently to high quality standards
• Continuously drive cost reduction projects and best practices relative to maintenance to help assure we provide the best services at the lowest possible cost
• Assist in supervising any contractors used on site ensuring contractor observation of LyondellBasell safety policies and procedures


• High School diploma or equivalent
• 5+ years of experience in industrial manufacturing process
• Prior supervisory experience preferred
• Strong operations and/or mechanical background
• Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
• Demonstrated communication skills
• Demonstrated computer capabilities in Microsoft Office and knowledge of computer based systems such as SAP and Intelex
• Knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental policies and procedures
• A thorough understanding of the maintenance work processes and its interactions with operations
• Excellent analytical skills to effectively evaluate equipment performance, troubleshoot equipment performance issues and knowledge to drive continuous process improvement
• Strong PC skills with the ability to manage data bases, spreadsheets, control costs and manage the maintenance budget for area
• Must have ability to manage multiple priorities



Builds effective teams
Cultivates innovation
Customer focus
Demonstrates courage
Drives results
Ensures accountability
Instills 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: Corpus Christi

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