BASF Lab Technician in Suffolk, Virginia

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 are seeking a Lab Technician to join our team.

Formula for Success: You Will…

Follow production turnovers and perform all analysis and calibrations as required by the Quality System, as defined by the SOP‘s and Product Quality Plans for all Works 1 in-process and/or finish products.

Perform routine lab analysis using the standard procedures.

Recognizes test results which indicate a need for corrective action and is expected to provide corrective action.

Must notify process improvement team of corrective action taken and/or refer to them for further guidance.

Report all failures to Senior QC Chemist.

Record all test results on QSIS.

Capable of using QSIS/SAP information network.

To maintain safe and clean workstation and laboratory to 5S standard, whenever work is being carried out.

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.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

BS/BA degree in Science with one or more total years of laboratory experience in this particular area.

Attendance record and performance issues to be important factors in progression to the next level.

Ability to handle simultaneous tasks.

Must be able to work rotating 12 hour shifts, with a 4 shift rotation.

The ability to work all levels of personnel, both inside and outside BASF Corporation..

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: N-EVP-Performance Chemicals

Title: Lab Technician

Location: VA-Suffolk

Requisition ID: 1702433