Process Technologist


Baytown, TX, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary


  • Conduct polymerization runs, analytical tests, and sample workup to support Process Research
  • The open position is located at the Baytown Technology and Engineering Complex and is based on an 8 hour work day

Primary Job Functions


  • Run and maintain lab scale autoclave polymerization reactors
  • Use and maintain a dry box for catalyst prep
  • Use mechanical skills to problem solve reactor issues
  • Analyze polymer made via MI, MFR, DSC, and FTIR
  • Interface with Ph.D. Engineers and Chemists daily
  • Calculates, analyzes, and interprets data

Job Requirements


  • A Bachelor’s degree in a science or engineering discipline and relevant work experience
  • Experience running autoclave polymerization reactors
  • Experience using a dry box 
  • Strong mechanical skillset
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Capable of safe, reliable, and independent laboratory work given framing of problem and regular direction
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to learn new techniques as needed
  • Ability to read and follow detailed instructions
  • Concern for accuracy and precision
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong Excel experience


ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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