BASF I & E Technician in Suffolk, Virginia

  • Performs testing, troubleshooting, calibration, configuration, repair, and replacement of site process instrumentation and control systems, and electrical equipment for both simple and complex systems. Includes gathering and analyzing data to determine cause using technical manuals, configuration documents, and drawings.

  • Conduct work activities in a manner that protects the safety and health of employees, visitors and the environment as established by company policies and procedures.

  • Completes and updates documentation of files, records, databases, and drawings to meet regulatory and BASF requirements.

  • Obtain training necessary for job progression, complete all training requirements for assigned area(s), and train on new processes or tasks as required.

  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping in work area.

  • Able to follow written and verbal instructions with minimal direct supervision to meet daily goals.

  • Ambition to learn other skills while maintaining obligations of current position.

  • Demonstrates the basic understanding of how equipment works and the fundamentals of preventative and predictive maintenance, and equipment calibration.

  • Meets the physical requirements for the position including but not limited to bending, kneeling, squatting, climbing stairs, working at elevated heights and lifting up to 50lbs.

  • Other duties as assigned or required.

  • Minimum two years instrumentation experience.

  • Thorough understanding of equipment selection for applications and equipment operation.

  • Thorough understanding of P&IDs, loop drawings, and electrical drawings.

  • Thorough understanding of troubleshooting, equipment set-up, instrument calibration, and maintenance methods.

  • Thorough familiarity with test equipment and measuring instruments used with instrumentation and electrical equipment.

  • Thorough level of competency with computer systems.

  • Thorough understanding of EHS policies.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-EVP-Performance Chemicals

Title: I & E Technician

Location: VA-Suffolk

Requisition ID: 1702575