Careers USA

Why Oxiteno

We are a multinational chemical company with a global presence. Our operations are guided by our concern for people and the environment, in addition to an ongoing desire to innovate and to make people’s lives easier, helping create a world that is a better place to live. We believe in the evolution of the world through chemistry.

A leader in surfactants and specialty chemicals, Oxiteno offers solutions for the Agrochemicals, Home Care and I&I, Oil & Gas, Paints & Coatings and Personal Care markets.

Our Culture

Our employees are our biggest asset and investing in their development is the key to our success. We invite you to explore our Career section and welcome you to become part of the Oxiteno team.

Oxiteno was created in the early 1970’s through mergers and partnerships among a number of different chemical companies. Since then, innovation has guided the Company’s journey to the present day. Because of its continuous desire to make important contributions, the Company went global and has built a reputation for operational excellence and a focus on Human Resources management.
Since it always follows global trends, the Company understands that new challenges will continue to emerge. This is why Oxiteno has positioned itself to meet the needs of a world in constant evolution, based on a belief that it is possible to improve people’s lives through chemistry.
Innovation, excellence, relationships, knowledge, and sustainability transform Oxiteno’s ambitions into reality and drive the growth of this multinational company that began in Brazil, but which now has a global vision and mindset.


At Oxiteno, taking care of our employees is our commitment. Providing them with challenging career opportunities and the comfort of being able to provide them competitive benefits for themselves and their families is an essential part of our employees’ engagement and dedication.

Medical Benefits
Medical Insurance

Oxiteno offers a choice of two medical plans which are different in their out of pocket costs, coverage levels, and specific plan provisions. Our employees can select a Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) plan or a Health Savings Account (PPO HSA) plan. Providing our employees the flexibility to take personal control of their health care choices.

Dental Benefits
Dental Insurance

Oxiteno offers a dental PPO option to all of its employees at no additional cost.

Vision Benefits
Vision Insurance

Vision coverage is also provided to employees and their dependents for vision exams, contacts, lenses, and frames. Our plan also offers coverage for employees needing safety glasses for the worksite.

Flexible Spending Account
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

FSAs allow employees to pay for certain health-care expenses on a tax-free basis. Employees may set aside up to a maximum of $2,650 per benefit year for allowable expenses.

Health Savings Account
Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)

HSAs allow employees to pay for certain health-care expenses on a tax-free basis. Employees may set aside up to a maximum of $6,750 per benefit year for allowable expenses as indicated by IRS limits. Oxiteno contributes to all participating employees.

Life Insurance
Life and AD&D Insurance

Oxiteno provides all benefit-eligible employees with Basic Life and Basic AD&D insurance, at no cost. In addition, employees may purchase supplemental life and AD&D coverage for themselves, their spouse and children.

Disability Benefits
Disability Benefits

At Oxiteno we like to be prepared for life challenges. We strive to protect our employees with the benefit of Long-Term Disability (LTD). This income protection benefit provides a source of income when our employees need it most.

Employee Assistance
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Oxiteno provides a company-paid EAP that offers 24/7 access to referrals and information on personal and family issues, financial matters and legal services.

401k Plan
401(k) Plan

The Oxiteno 401(k) Plan encourages employees to accumulate savings for their retirement through convenient pre-tax payroll deductions and generous company contributions. These pre-tax contributions vest immediately and we also provide our employees the opportunity to participate in a catch-up program for those employees who are 50 and older. Oxiteno also offers educational opportunities to employees to assist with retirement planning.

Paid Time Off
Time Off

At Oxiteno, we treat our employees as family and we believe that employees need time to relax and recharge with friends and loved ones. We offer our employees paid time off such as vacation, personal time off (PTO) and additionally provide 10 company paid holidays and 24 additional hours of floating holidays.

Current Opportunities

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