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Maintenance Coordinator Shutdown (projects)


Moerdijk, NL, 4782 SJ

Req ID:  80479
Facility:  Moerdijk-540
Department:  Projects & Outages
Division:  Manufacturing EAI

Are you looking for a key role where you will be responsible for the safe, on time, efficient and first-time right preparation and execution of the shutdown scope. Do you have a “better safe than sorry” mentality? Welcome to LyondellBasell…

This is LyondellBasell

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.

This is the role

You are responsible for coordinating a safe and first-time right execution of the shutdown maintenance activities for both our Catalloy and Polybutene-1 plants. Because the size (150 employees) of the facility you will deal with a great variety of disciplines. 
As a Maintenance Coordinator Shutdowns at LyondellBasell you are part of the maintenance & site projects organization which includes approximately 40 employees and fixed contractors. 
In this role you will have the supervision of the planners, technicians, schedulers during the preparation and execution phase of the shutdown. You direct, coach, help the team to achieve the targets and have success by creating the right preconditions (context) and ensure/stimulate team spirit. You will report to the Supervisor Projects & Outages.


Some core responsibilities:

  • Actively contribute to our GOAL ZERO safety management philosophy;
  • Prepare and manage an annual (yearly outlook) integral maintenance planning based on the production planning for shutdowns;
  • Coordinator of shutdowns and "extensive / multidisciplinary" maintenance activities;
  • Ensure sufficient, certified and high-quality staffing and contractors;
  • Actively contribute in the shutdown scoping phase;
  • Prepare and provide a cost estimation for the shutdown scope;
  • End responsible for the safe, on time, efficient and first-time right preparation and execution of the shutdown scope including financial and administrative settlement.;
  • Validate More / less work;
  • Deliver support to the TA on request and in agreement with the Supervisor Project & Outages;
  • Monthly communication of the spending forecast and actual spend;
  • Participate in the call out schedule.

This is who you are

You are a flexible team player with focus on improvement and a goal driven mindset. You are a strong communicator on all levels with internal and external stakeholders. As a self-starter, you take initiative and feel responsible for the team results. 

This is what you bring

  • Vocational level (MBO +) mechanical/electrical education;
  • Experience with TA/ shutdown maintenance management role in chemical industries;
  • Experience with SAP is highly preferred;
  • Fluent in Dutch and English.

This is what we offer

We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package. LyondellBasell is committed to advancing diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) to ensure a positive experience for all employees.


Please feel free to contact our recruiter at jorn.smits @ for more details. Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button.
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The recruitment process exists of an initial phone screening and two/three business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer a background check will be part of the process.


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