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Turnaround Operations Lead


Muenchsmuenster, Bavaria, DE, 85126

Req ID:  85850
Facility:  Muenchsmuenster-501
Department:  Operations Monomer
Division:  Olefins and Polyolefins, Refining and Su

Are you result oriented and willing to challenge the status quo? Welcome to LyondellBasell!


For our German site in Münchsmünster we are looking for a


Site Turnaround Operations Lead (m/f/d) 



Responsibilities & Accountabilities


  • Act as interface between global TA group and site team and is part of the Turnaround Core Team
  • Supports the team work and success of the site team and global TA group
  • Defines Turnaround scope, create and check work packages and procedures
  • Leads TA operations team to prepare the TA, shutdown and restart the plant
  • Creates a detailed information package for the shifts. This should include:
    • Emptying procedures and tools
    • P&ID preparation
    • Shutdown & Start-Up Planning
  • Takes care of training, onboarding of coordinators in the TA
  • Ensures an empty and clean plant handover to the maintenance team
  • Assists the Turnaround Manager and Operations Manager as needed to achieve on-time deliverables in support of the Turnaround Excellence Model
  • Provides information for progress reporting and monitoring of key performance indicators and metrics for assigned turnaround engineering projects and site projects
  • Supports and collaborates in continuous improvement efforts related to turnaround processes
  • Carries out responsibilities in a way that fosters a safe and productive work environment and provides leadership to enable the organization to achieve GoalZERO HSE performance
  • Take over critical tasks while TA execution (jump in)




  • University degree in chemical/mechanical  or process engineering or
  • Significant experience (min. 10 years) petrochemical industry (steam cracker)
  • General knowledge of project management and maintenance engineering
  • Knowledge of construction and maintenance practices and general, technical understanding  of the specifications, codes and standard quality control inspections that would be applicable to turnaround work
  • Fluency German and English skills
  • High level of personal drive for results and own initiative
  • Good communication skills and networker



What makes us attractive – your perspectives


  • Permanent Contract
  • Competitive salary package
  • Bonus program
  • Company pension scheme
  • Holiday 30 Days
  • Additional Care Insurance
  • Enhanced Company Sickness Policy
  • Enhanced Family & Friendly Policy 
  • Dynamic organization
  • Interesting learn & career opportunities



Interested ?


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