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Quality Assurance Superintendent

Date: Jul 28, 2022

Location: USA: Pasadena, TX, US, 77506

Company: CPChem

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!



The Pasadena Plastics Complex is looking to fill the role of Quality Assurance Superintendent. This role manages a 24 hour lab operation. 


  • Provide the leadership to drive a “zero” safety culture; ensure that the Employee Safety Process is properly executed; and that PSM best practices are integrated into daily activities.
  • Ensure that appropriate Quality Management Systems are implemented and maintained to maximize prime production and minimize customer complaints.
  • Ensure that the Customer Feedback System is adequately managed and maintained and that customer complaints are resolved in a timely manner.
  • Ensure that the personnel assigned to the Quality function are properly trained and that their skills are maintained at an acceptable level.
  • Provide the leadership for achieving the ideals of the Quality Policy and for achieving plant-wide quality objectives.
  • Improve awareness of Customer requirements by being the “voice” of the Customer and ensuring that customers’ needs are met through the application of the Quality Management System.
  • Lead in achieving a Balanced Testing Strategy to support adequate testing for products while eliminating or reducing frequency of tests and improving cycle times.
  • Lead in the benchmarking and sharing of best practices among other CPC laboratories.
  • Provide the leadership to optimize the cost effectiveness of the Lab by improving productivity, reducing overtime, and achieving alignment with the SBUs on level of services provided in conjunction with a Balanced Testing Strategy.
  • Interface with customers and business partners.  Prepare customer and management presentations.
  • Ensure that Metrics, Procedures and Equipment are maintained, and issues resolved in a timely manner.
  • Provide leadership of ISO program maintaining a pool of qualified internal ISO auditors and acting as the point of contact for internal, surveillance and recertification audit coordination and follow-up.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering, advanced degrees a plus
  • A minimum 7 years of job-related experience
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication with ability to communicate to customers and plant leadership
  • Prior supervisory experience is required, with a preference for experience supervising in a Union environment, with demonstrated ability to build a collaborative team environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience in SAP Quality Module and writing PO requisitions
  • Prior experience in LIMS
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001:2015
  • Knowledge of the Polyethylene loop manufacturing process


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


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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.


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Travel Requirements: Up to 5%

Eligibility for Relocation: Yes

Closing Date: 08/16/2022

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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