BASF Analytical Chemist - McIntosh, AL in McIntosh, Alabama
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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 a great opportunity for an Analytical Chemist to join our McIntosh, AL, team and be responsible for providing analytical testing to support Production Units, Waste Water Treatment Plant, Regulatory Affairs, Plant Support, Business Lines and support of new products and/or processes following documented methods. This position requires daily communication with both internal and external contacts.
Analytical Chemist (1701277) – McIntosh, AL
Formula for Success: You Will…
Provide analytical testing to support Production Units, Waste Water Treatment Plant, Regulatory Affairs, Plant Support, Business Lines and support of new products and processes, etc. according to documented methods. Provide project and data reports as required.
Troubleshooting and maintenance of analytical instrumentation.
Provide in-unit analytical support to Production Units as requested.
Stay current with advances in analytical instrumentation and techniques.
Assist in the development and maintenance of department LIMS systems.
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…
BS Degree in Chemistry or related field of study. Analytical Chemistry degree/emphasis is preferred.
Recent hands-on bench level experience in analytical laboratory desired.
Quality Systems (ISO, HACCP, FDA, etc) proficiency is a strong qualifier.
Knowledge of or familiarity with analytical techniques such as GC, LC, physical testing, wet chemistry, IR, UV-Vis Spectroscopy, AA, ICP, X-Ray and titration and Environmental Laboratory techniques.
Excellent organizational, communication, collaborative and strong interpersonal skills are a must.
Highly motivated and enthusiastic self-starter; works independently under general supervision.
Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians
Organization: N-EVP-Performance Chemicals
Title: Analytical Chemist - McIntosh, AL
Requisition ID: 1701277