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Mechanical Integrity Specialist

Job Opportunity

Mechanical Integrity Specialist

Multi-Site: Pasadena, TX & Texas City, TX

INEOS Styrolution America LLC

Our Company: INEOS Styrolution is a leading global styrenics supplier, with a focus on styrene monomer, polystyrene, Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene standard, and styrenic specialties. We offer excellent production facilities, revolutionary R&D centers, international reach, and over 90 years of experience pioneering real change through sustainable solutions, all while making the circular economy for styrenics a reality.

  • The global leader in styrenics: No. 1 leader in styrenics with a focus on Styrene Monomer, Polystyrene, Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene Standard and Styrenic Specialties
  • Employees: 3,600 worldwide
  • Production sites: 20 manufacturing sites in 10 countries
  • Customer base: Customers in 106 countries
  • Sales: 4 billion EUR in 2020

Safety remains and always will be our number one priority at INEOS. Our US locations are following the INEOS Covid protocols for new hires as a condition of employment:  

  • Candidates must be fully vaccinated prior to start date, and
  • Provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination, or
  • Willingness to obtain the vaccine before hire date and must be fully vaccinated prior to commencement of employment

The Position: Mechanical Integrity Specialist  - The mechanical integrity specialist position exists to help maintain mechanical integrity and safe operation of operating unit process equipment, and to insure operating compliance with state and federal regulations.


  • 8-10 years of experience with reliability and inspections in the chemical/oil & gas industry
  • Knowledge of ASME section VIII construction codes
  • Certification in API 510, API 570, API 576
  • AWS certified welding inspector
  • Knowledge of nondestructive examination (NDE) methods; certifications preferred
  • Basic metallurgy knowledge
  • Experience with developing and implementing repair plans for equipment deficiencies


  • Provide technical expertise in the areas of Inspection, interpretation and application of codes and standards. Serves as a resource in the area of Inspection and assists in problem solving by using initiative, creativity and acquired job knowledge.
  • Directs and performs inspections. Interprets inspection data and prepares inspection findings and recommendations using sound technical judgment and knowledge of process equipment and applicable codes and standards. Guides maintenance in fabrication processes, codes, specifications and job note interpretations and quality assurance of equipment fabrication and repairs.
  • Maintains and assists in the development of the individual process unit(s) inspection program.  Responsible for ensuring the assigned unit(s) pressure retaining equipment is safe and reliable and that the Inspection Program is properly established and administered.
  • Reviews weld procedures and welder qualifications to assure they are correct and conform to applicable code requirements.
  • Accepts or rejects pressure vessel and piping fabrications and repairs using specified non-destructive examination techniques per the applicable codes and/or specifications.
  • Maintains and updates unit inspection records by using the Inspection database program and Excel and Access programs.

The Location: This opportunity involves supporting two plant locations. One is located in Pasadena, TX, and the other is in Texas City, TX. The sites are approximately 20 miles apart. Pasadena is part of the Houston metropolitan area, about 30 miles from downtown. Texas City is about 40 miles Southeast of Houston and 10 miles north of Galveston Island. Please note that relocation is not available for this position.

Why Should You Apply?

  • We have competitive salaries, performance-related pay, and bonuses.
  • A comprehensive benefits package with low premiums including health, short term disability, life, and accidental death insurance plans
  • 401K with company match + contributions
  • Fitness and tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible work environment
  • Career development and progression

We are INEOS Styrolution because:

  • We provide equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. 
  • We are committed to the safety and personal wellness of all our employees.
  • We recognize success and reward achievements.
  • We support employees who are passionate about success and motivated.
  • We offer a positive learning environment and encourage the sharing of best practices.
  • We produce materials that are necessary for our daily lives.
  • We contribute to the communities in which we operate and donate to organizations our employees care about 
  • We foster teamwork and safe, positive working environments.

We are excited to hear from you and to share more about our organization.

All the best,

The INEOS Styrolution Talent Team


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