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Quality Assurance Superintendent - Sweeny, TX 77480

Chevron Phillips Chemical Company

You may not realize it, but you’ve likely used a product today made possible by the plastics and chemicals manufactured by Chevron Phillips Chemical. From medical supplies and electronics to food packaging and cosmetics, we create the building blocks for more than 70,000 consumer and industrial products.


Even as a global company with 5,000 employees, we maintain a “small company feel” and uphold a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Ask any Chevron Phillips Chemical employee what they like best about their job, and universally, the answer is “the people I work with!” We value work-life balance, and love to see our employees thrive both professionally and personally. There has never been a better time to work for Chevron Phillips Chemical. If you’re ready to grow with us and become part of our vision of being the premier Chemical Company, apply today!


We are currently seeking a Quality Assurance Superintendent to join our team at the Sweeny/Old Ocean Facilities. The Quality Assurance Superintendent manages the Laboratory organization in its support of the plant polyethylene, shipping, and utilities units, business/customer sales, and technology improvements. This position also coordinates the management of the plant Quality System Management program. The successful candidate for this position must possess strong safety leadership, the ability to plan, organize and execute overall laboratory direction, and develop working relationships with laboratory personnel and customers. This position reports to the Technical Manager.



  • Serve as a safety role model and leader. This individual is expected to use established safety tools including Environmental Health and Safety procedures, Process Safety Management processes, Standard Operating Procedures, Job Safety Analyses, inspections and mentoring to address and improve health and safety issues in the drive to a zero safety culture.
  • Oversee the management of the plant quality program which includes the plant Quality System Management program, ISO 9001, customer visits/audits, Customer Feedback System, SQC techniques, LIMS database support and quality work processes.
  • Develop the laboratory leadership team through mentoring, coaching, and strengthening relationships.
  • Coach the laboratory leadership in their management of building and testing technology improvements, work process improvements, work-load and test schedule enhancements, budget reviews, hourly/overtime work schedules, and consistent plant and company policy administration.
  • Guide the laboratory leadership team in the development and growth of their direct reports.
  • Strengthen communication, grow relationships, and improve work processes with laboratory personnel, operating units, technology, and business groups.
  • Oversee the maintenance, trouble shooting, reliability and new technology development of the laboratory test equipment and work processes.
  • Share best practices and lessons learned with the other company laboratories through the laboratory best practices teams.
  • Work with the laboratory training coordinator and laboratory leadership to develop, monitor, mentor, and improve the training programs for laboratory personnel.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Chemistry, Engineering, or related field
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in petrochemical/plastics manufacturing industry
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple priorities
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good personal and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint)


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior supervisory or leadership experience
  • Prior polyethylene manufacturing or laboratory experience


Chevron Phillips Chemical offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and at most locations, alternate work schedules. To learn more about Chevron Phillips Chemical and to be considered for a position, please visit us online today at


Paper resumes will not be accepted. All job seekers must go to the web site to be considered for positions. If you are interested in applying for this position and need an accommodation to apply, please contact our Human Resources Service Center at 1-800-446-1422, option 4.


Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status or marital status.


To all recruitment agencies: We are not responsible for any fee related to unsolicited resumes from 3rd party staffing and recruiting agencies (whether submitted through this website or sent directly to employees) unless a written agreement is in place between the agency and Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (“Company”) and an authorized Company representative makes a written request to the agency to assist with this requisition. Similarly, no fee will be paid for candidates who apply and claim to be represented by an agency. Any unsolicited resumes, CVs, or other candidate information submitted by an agency will become the property of Company, and no fee will be paid in the event such candidate is hired.

Travel Requirements: Up to 5%

Eligibility for Relocation: Yes

Closing Date: 05/12/2021


Nearest Major Market: Houston
Job Segment: Engineer, Chemical Research, Quality Assurance, QA, Quality, Engineering, Technology



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