Pasadena, Texas, United States Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice

Maintenance Manager

The Maintenance Manager is responsible for management of the facilities maintenance function and ALPS maintenance process which includes planning and scheduling, supervision of contractors, and reliability of equipment.  This role will be part of the site leadership team (SLT) and will help establish the vision and strategy of the Maintenance department.

At Nouryon, our global team of Changemakers takes positive action every day, to reach higher collectively and individually. We create innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers to answer society’s needs – today and in the future.  
We are looking for team members who bring ideas forward, champion others and work together to do better. Does that sound like you? 

In your future role as Maintenance Manager you will  

  • Manage the facilities maintenance function including asset maintenance management and maintenance reliability management.
  • Be responsible for supervision of contractors.
  • Oversee reliability aspects of plant equipment and work with engineering to develop and maintain overall reliability plan.
  • Plan and execute maintenance projects.
  • Provide input and participate in root cause analysis.
  • Act as key approver for high risk permit activities and ensures safe completion.
  • Drives maintenance related productivity initiatives.
  • Participate in HSES activities directed by management/supervision or as indicated in the HSES Annual Site Plan.


We believe you bring 

  • B.S. in mechanical or electrical engineering or engineering technology. Mechanical engineering degree preferred, but chemical or industrial engineering will be considered.
  • At least 7 years’ experience supervising a plant maintenance department.
  • Experience working in a PSM plant. 
  • Experience with computerized maintenance systems.
  • Knowledge/Experience of operation and maintenance of plant utilities (i.e. steam, compressed air, cooling towers, chillers, HVAC, etc.)
  • Knowledge of industry process standards including ASME B31.3
  • Facilities Management experience (utilities, service contractors, general facilities upkeep)
  • Ability to handle small to medium size engineering and infrastructure projects.



Great if you have 

  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations - particularly Process Safety Management (highly desired)
  • Acted as PSM Champion for Contractor Management, Mechanical Integrity, Hot Work, Safe Work Practices, and Non-routine Work Authorizations, Maintenance and Inspection Plan and Procedures (highly desired)
  • Experience in Reliability Maintenance planning and analysis (highly desired)
  • Experience in creating maintenance operational procedures 
  • Experience in computerized maintenance planning (experience installing/developing/initiating a CMP process) 
  • SAP experience 
  • Organic Peroxide experience
  • Experience in predictive maintenance (experience installing/developing/initiating a predictive process)



Good to know

This role has supervisory responsibilities and will oversee the Maintenance Supervisor, Maintenance Planner/Schedulers, Maintenance Engineer(s) and Maintenance MRO coordinators. 

Please apply via our online recruitment system. We will not accept applications via e-mail. Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! For more information about our hiring process, visit:  
We look forward to receiving your application! 
We kindly ask our internal candidates to apply with your Nouryon email via Success Factors.  

About Nouryon 

We’re looking for tomorrow’s Changemakers, today. 
If you’re looking for your next career move, apply today and join Nouryon’s worldwide team of Changemakers in providing essential solutions that our customers use to manufacture everyday products such as personal care, cleaning, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Our employees are driven by the wish to make an impact and actively drive positive change. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment. 
Visit our website and follow us on LinkedIn.  

#WeAreNouryon #Changemakers 
We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or staffing companies. 


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North America
United States
Integrated Supply Chain
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Maintenance & Lab Technician
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