10 Nov, 2023

Senior Process Engineer

  • LyondellBasell Industries NV
  • Botlek Rotterdam, Netherlands
Process Engineer Chemicals Petrochemicals & Refining

Job Description

Are you looking for a Senior Process Engineer position where you will be focused on strategic growth projects? Are you motivated to contribute to safe, reliable and sustainable future of our manufacturing locations? Like working at one of the biggest chemical manufacturing sites? Welcome to LyondellBasell…

This is LyondellBasell

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB): As a leader in the global chemical industry, LyondellBasell strives every day to be the safest, best operated and most valued company in our industry. The company’s products, materials and technologies are advancing sustainable solutions for food safety, access to clean water, healthcare and fuel efficiency in more than 100 international markets. LyondellBasell places high priority on diversity, equity and inclusion and is Advancing Good with an emphasis on our planet, the communities where we operate and our future workforce.  The company takes great pride in its world-class technology and customer focus. LyondellBasell has stepped up its circularity and climate ambitions and actions to address the global challenges of plastic waste and decarbonization. In 2022, LyondellBasell was named as one of FORTUNE Magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fifth consecutive year. For more information, please visit www.lyondellbasell.com or follow @LyondellBasell on LinkedIn.

This is the role

The Senior Process Engineer is responsible for developing strategic projects for our Botlek and Maasvlakte production sites. By leading the multidisciplinary team involved in the frond-end-loading phases of projects to support the long term profitability and sustainability of the production sites. 
Analyzing various options and advising integral solutions is not something you have to do all alone. You work closely together with our business teams, site engineers, LYB R&D, in-house and external engineering companies. You have the responsibility to judge potential projects on feasibility and make proposals to management. In order to be a reliable advisor, you need to stay in close contact with the LyondellBasell business teams, analyze the data of production and systems and set up models of optimization. 
Based on our Global Operational Excellence models, you’re able to set and review standards and guidelines to reach the ultimate production process improvements.

This is who you are

You feel right at home in a manufacturing environment where you embrace engineering process improvement. You are a strong communicator on all levels within the organization. As an independent specialist, you are not afraid to deal with resistance and you excel in convincing others. With your critical mindset and catching vision, you’re able to drive change.

This is what you bring

  • A Master’s degree in chemical engineering;
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in a comparable field of work;
  • Fluent English and 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 Jorn Smits at Jorn.Smits @ lyondellbasell.com for more details. Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button. Only applications through this application button will be taken into consideration.
The recruitment process exists of an initial phone screening and two business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer a background check will be part of the process.


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