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Site Technology Engineer Cracker


Muenchsmuenster, Bavaria, DE, 85126

Req ID:  76517
Facility:  Muenchsmuenster-501
Department:  Process Technologies
Division:  Manufacturing EAI

LyondellBasell is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Every day our employees of LyondellBasell work around the clock to reliably and safely deliver the plastics, chemicals, materials, fuels and technologies that advance solutions to our world´s biggest challenges. Found in nearly every sector of the economy, the products and materials produced by LyondellBasell are key to advancing solutions. With a nearly 70-year legacy of game-changing innovation, LyondellBasell is the world´s largest licensor of polyolefin and polypropylene technologies and sells products into approximately 100 countries.


For our largest European production site in Münchsmünster near Ingolstadt, we are looking for a


Site Technology Engineer Cracker (f/m/d)


Basic Function:


The Site Technologist (Cracker) is the responsible person for all technology related questions that arise from daily operation, management of change & optimization projects of the Muenchsmuenster Cracker Plant. Direct support of Operations is necessary, so the candidate needs to be based in Muenchsmuenster or be willing to move to Muenchsmuenster (local conditions will apply). However the Site Technologists needs to be in contact with Global Functions as well, so a limited amount of travel will be necessary. Fluent communication in English is mandatory to fill out the position.



Roles & Responsibilities

  • Technological support for all questions relating to Plant and Process Optimization, Process Safety, Quality Assurance, Reliability, Energy and Cost efficiency
  • Modelling and Simulation of the Plant
  • Leading Role in Management of Change for the Cracker Plant
  • Concept design for major plant projects
  • Provide support for Benchmarking (Solomon)
  • Close contact with local cracker-, utilities- and logistics-teams
  • Contact to Global functions relating to Cracker Technology


  • Masters’ degree in Engineering, technical Chemistry or related technical field
  • Experience in Cracker Technologies is a plus
  • Sound technical background
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products, Simulation tools
  • English fluent (C1), German fluent (C1)
  • Team oriented, motivated, focused



  • 5% travel within Europe


What do we offer


We offer you a job with a high level of diverse tasks and responsibilities in an international company that highly values the development of its employees, quality and safety. You get the freedom to take a range of responsibilities in a rapidly evolving environment. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package and challenging opportunities for growth.

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