BASF EHS Specialist II - Geismar in Geismar, Louisiana

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At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers in 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

We have an opportunity for an EHS Specialist II to join our Geismar, LA, team and to provide technical support for environmental compliance using our internal shared services model.

EHS Specialist II (1700604) – Geismar, LA

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Provide technical and regulatory expertise to maintain environmental compliance through support and program assistance for multiple operating units.

  • Facilitate the sharing of programs, procedures, tools, and successfully demonstrated practices within the EHS Community.

  • Implement and develop EHS standardized processes and administrative support of related electronic systems.

  • Develop effective working relationships with site management, employees, and the EHS community to drive continuous improvement in environmental performance.

  • Provide input to Hub Environmental Team Leader in identifying and tracking appropriate KPIs, and assessing environmental performance.

  • Maintain environmental records and prepare various reports for assigned units

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

  • Must have a Bachelor's degree. Degree in engineering preferred. Must have at least 5 years of experience in Environmental health and Safety. Environmental background is preferred.

  • Experience maintaining and monitoring environmental compliance programs is preferred.

  • Experience leading or participating in investigations and root cause analysis for on-site incidents is preferred.

  • Experience developing training packages for regulatory changes or company policies.

  • Provide environmental regulatory interpretation for assigned units’ operational and maintenance activities.

  • Must be able to interact with people at all levels of the organization.

Job: OCSE - Occupational Safety & Environmental

Organization: NCU-Environment, Health & Safety

Title: EHS Specialist II - Geismar

Location: LA-Geismar

Requisition ID: 1700604