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Engineer, Site Utilities


Deer Park, TX, US, 77571

Req ID:  81664
Facility:  La Porte Ops-Lyo
Department:  LPO Acetyls Technical Team
Division:  Olefins and Polyolefins and Global Procu


Basic Function

This role provides process engineering support to the LPO Site utility systems (steam, condensate, raw water instrument air, nitrogen systems, waste water and cooling towers) for a multiple process units.  Responsibilities include day-to-day monitoring, troubleshooting and optimizing utility systems to drive process and product improvements while maintaining a strong safety and environmental compliance focus.  In addition, the position will be responsible for the long-range planning of the utility systems for the entire site including any potential future growth opportunities.

Roles & Responsibilities

•    Develop systems to improve and sustain value in the areas of safety, environment, production, reliability, cost and quality
•    Maintain strong safety and environmental compliance focus
•    Develop recommendations to improve utility system performance
•    Provide process design support for capital projects
•    Contribute in a team environment and establish work relationships with on-site and off-site functional groups to achieve results
•    Balance day-to-day operational priorities with long-term strategic objectives to ensure alignment with company and site goals
•    Coach less experienced engineers and provide technical guidance on utility systems

Min. Qualifications

•    B.S. Degree in Chemical Engineering, Biological Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
•    A minimum of 5 years of prior experience working as an engineer with relevant experience in the refining, petrochemical or chemical process industries dealing with utility systems (steam generation, cooling water systems, instrument air/nitrogen and waste water systems)


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LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB): As a leader in the global chemical industry, LyondellBasell strives every day to be the safest, best operated and most valued company in our industry. The company’s products, materials and technologies are advancing sustainable solutions for food safety, access to clean water, healthcare and fuel efficiency in more than 100 international markets. LyondellBasell places high priority on diversity, equity and inclusion and is Advancing Good with an emphasis on our planet, the communities where we operate and our future workforce.  The company takes great pride in its world-class technology and customer focus. LyondellBasell has stepped up its circularity and climate ambitions and actions to address the global challenges of plastic waste and decarbonization. In 2022, LyondellBasell was named as one of FORTUNE Magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fifth consecutive year. For more information, please visit or follow @LyondellBasell on LinkedIn.


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.


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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.

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