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Technician, Materials Inventory

Job Description

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies and a member of the S&P 500. LyondellBasell (www.lyondellbasell.com) manufactures products at 55 sites in 17 countries. LyondellBasell products and technologies are used to make items that improve the quality of life for people around the world including; packaging, electronics, automotive parts, home furnishings, construction materials and biofuels.

Basic Function

The Materials Inventory Tech is responsible for receiving, issuing, storing and handling materials purchased by LyondellBasell. Be available for on-call on a rotational basis. Respond to callouts- exercise independent judgment and decision making as it relates to proper inventory handling and control.

Roles & Responsibilities

The following are the basic responsibilities for Materials Inventory Tech.

1) Receiving materials.
2) Placing materials into storage.
3) Maintaining storage of materials.
4) Picking/issuing/returning materials.
5) Safe handling and shipping of materials and returns.
6) Loading and unloading shipments using forklift.
7) Screen materials for Positive Material Identification testing where applicable
8) Know and follow Maintenance Operations Workflow Process
9) Maintain stock out log
10) Sample zone stores receipts

Maintain a safe working environment, comply with all safety guidelines, know evacuation procedure, become forklift certified, skilled in loading and unloading shipments. Occupational Safety & Health Administration requirements compliance, knowledge of handling and storage of cylinder gases, 55 gallon drums, practice good housekeeping, attend required safety training and participate in local site safety programs, participate in routine location audits and physical inventory cycle counts


Min. Qualifications

Minimum of High School degree or equivalent.

Minimum of 2 years warehouse/inventory control experience preferred. Proficient in the use of a company wide computer system to effectively manage the business of the warehouse and support internal customers. Understand purpose of Key Performance Indicator's tracked, analyze trends, and report deviations from the norm to MM Supervisor or MM Administrator for corrective action. Ability to conduct location audits and cycle counts.

Preferred QualificationsCompetenciesBuilds effective teamsCollaboratesCultivates innovationCustomer focusDemonstrates courageDrives resultsEnsures accountabilityInstills trust and exemplifies integrity

Must be at least 18 years of age and must be legally authorized to work in the United States (US) on a permanent basis without visa sponsorship.

LyondellBasell does not accept or retain unsolicited résumés or phone calls and/or respond to them or to any third party representing job seekers.

LyondellBasell is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected characteristics. The US EEO is the Law poster is available here.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago



Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Manufacturing, Skilled Labor - Trades
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Chemical, Energy - Utilities - Gas - Electric, Manufacturing
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 606840700
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Technician, Materials Inventory


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