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Maintenance & Reliability Engineer Electrical


Rotterdam (Maasvlakte), NL, 3199 KB

Req ID:  85050
Facility:  Maasvlakte-370
Department:  Maintenance Engineering RMO
Division:  Intermediates and Derivatives

Are you equipped and eager to facilitate long term solutions for the maintenance of E&I equipment - with a focus on E - in a chemical manufacturing environment? Do you have a keen eye for preventive measures, quality and sustainable solutions in order to optimize our manufacturing site? Welcome to LyondellBasell…

This is LyondellBasell

As a leader in the global chemical industry creating solutions for everyday sustainable living. Through advanced technology and focused investments, we are enabling a circular and low carbon economy. Across all we do, we aim to unlock value for our customers, investors and society. As one of the world’s largest producers of polymers and a leader in polyolefin technologies, we develop, manufacture and market high-quality and innovative products for applications ranging from sustainable transportation and food safety to clean water and quality healthcare. For more information, please visit or follow @LyondellBasell on LinkedIn.

This is the role

As Maintenance and Reliability Engineer Electrical, you’ll be responsible for providing technical support to the manufacturing department and the maintenance organization, guided by the priorities set out by the maintenance manager, while ensuring compliance with Engineering Guidelines & Standard and regulation inspection, in order to optimize and maintain the safety, efficiency and availability of the equipment. 

Furthermore, you will be responsible for the installations within your discipline. You’ll analyze  the condition of the implemented equipment in cooperation with others such as operators, project engineering, engineering agencies and equipment dealers, all while ensuring the integrity of the installation. In addition, you will analyze failure data with the help of reliability/inspection databases in order to prevent recurring bad actors and set up a preventive maintenance program based on a Long Range Plan while being responsible for the execution of said program.  Reviewing the maintenance program regularly, you’ll be able to optimize the program whenever improvement is needed. 
Your responsibilities will also include:

  • Being responsible for spare part management including the critical and non-critical equipment;
  • Initiating and managing maintenance related procedures and working instructions in order to ensure safety, efficiency and operational excellence;
  • You’ll be involved in various phases of CAPEX projects; 
  • Providing input to the turn around scope.

This is who you are

You are an analytical stronghold able to track down disruptions in a timely manner as well as being able to develop a longterm cost efficient and qualitively satisfying solution. Furthermore you are more than able to develop strong relationships with stakeholders and engineers from various disciplines. Above all, you love a challenge and know how to deal with stress and pressure. 

This is what you bring

  • Technical Bachelor within the E&I discipline;
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in the petrochemical industry as well as various field related application courses such as high/low voltage installations;
  • Security systems according to IEC61511;
  • Experience developing/maintaining installations in the ATEX zones;
  • In depth knowledge of Electrical is required, knowledge of Instrumentation is preferred;
  • Knowledge of E&I equipment and installations;
  • Knowledge of local and international industry standards is preferred, as well as knowledge of reliability centered maintenance principles;
  • Fluency in English and proficiency in Dutch on minimum B1 level. (or willing to learn Dutch)

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 Talent Acquisition Consultant at debbie.veldmeijer @ for more details. 

Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button. The recruitment process starts with an initial phone screening followed by two/three business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer and a background check will be part of the process.

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