LyondellBasell
2.3 of 5 119 reviews
www.lyondellbasell.com Rotterdam 5000+ Employees

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Just getting started with LyondellBasell

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at LyondellBasell full-time for less than a year

Prossalary is competitive
bonus program is better than most
401k matching is better than most
great boss and good co-workers
good safety programs
fantastic reliability in manufacturing

ConsIT is rabid regarding security, requiring work-arounds
Doesn't seem to be much of a long-term strategy
Still seems to be a lot of baggage from bankruptcy
Conflict adverse with individuals
More likely to change policies than manage performance

Advice to Senior ManagementEmbrace 21st Century
Treat employees as adults, instead of children
Embrace common employee retention programs like flex schedules
Trust your employees and come down hard on just those who break the rules

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Strong, well performing company.

Operations Manager (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at LyondellBasell full-time for more than 10 years


Pros: The company is well positioned in the market, with excellent vertical integration, and many talented people.… Cons: In this aggressive talent focused market LYB has been slow to respond to competitive changes in salary. New… Advice to Senior Management: Don't loose focus on the people making things happen. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Weak leadership, no long term vision.

Engineer (Current Employee)
Channelview, TX

I have been working at LyondellBasell full-time for more than a year


Pros: Compensation is decent, lots to learn and experience if you… Cons: Leadership has no long term vision and believes in fix it for now approach with its manufacturing assets as well as human assets. That leaves… Advice to Senior Management: Upper leadership needs to be shaken up or replaced. The company is not in bankruptsy anymore and… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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