The Global Process Engineering organization provides leadership and technical support to LyondellBasell (LYB) manufacturing plants globally to create solutions for everyday sustainable living, including Joint Ventures upon Technology Transfer request as applicable.
The Global Polymer and Catalyst Process Engineering Team is responsible for driving ever-better performance at related sites to grow and upgrade the core of LYB. Collaboration with subject matter experts based on assigned technologies across LYB globally will support efforts to build a profitable circular & low carbon solutions business as well as step up performance and culture.
The Polypropylene (PP) Process Expert position is expected to provide process and operational expertise relevant to reactor feed quality, reactor optimization, modification of process condition (MPC) trials, and support of extrusion through finishing to ship product to customers. Subject matter expertise pertaining to Catalloy, Spherizone, Liquid Propylene Pool Process (LIPP), Polybutene (PB) and other technologies complimentary to existing Global Polymer Process Owner subject matter expertise, especially in Spheripol and Novolen technologies, is preferred. This position provides impactful collaboration by focusing on process conditions and technologies in order to achieve best in class performance for process safety, reliable production, operating efficiency, sustainability, and people development.
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It is preferred that the individual is located at Houston Engineering Center (HEC), or a Polypropylene manufacturing site, to collaborate with subject matter experts to drive differential outcome. Strategic travel will be expected to visit highest priority sites, HEC, and/or R&D locations periodically for input and align on continuous improvement plans.
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